Start on the right foot. Getting the absolutely fundamental principles of photography right would save you a lot of time and heartburn in the long run. Here is all you need to know before you press the shutter for the first time.
Manual Mode is made to look much more difficult than it actually is. Here is a step by step guide which shows you how you can make the jump from Auto Mode and have all the controls you need to make a great image.
People live in fear of the Manual Mode all their life, never looking at it closely enough. The truth is, it much much easier to use it than you think. Here is all you need to know.
Extended ISO range is a completely artificial, conjured up set of ISO values that are purely created by the camera’s software manipulations. When actually used to take an image, the camera uses the highest native ISO value available and then boosts the exposure using the camera’s image processor.
It is a pity that most people miss the incredible gift that is the custom settings on a camera C1, C2/ U1, U2. They are super powerful tools which can easily.
The Looney 11 rule really makes shooting the moon easy and straightforward. For a newbie photographer, this is an absolute godsend.