From the Back Cover
Focus on the fun you′ll have with your Sony DSLR–A200 Stepping up to a digital SLR can be both exciting and intimidating. This portable guide lets you focus on the excitement. Clear explanations show you how to use every setting and make the most of the 10.2 megapixel CCD image sensor, Super SteadyShot image stabilization, dynamic range optimization, and other top–of–the–line features. With tips and insight for getting dynamite shots in every situation, it′s the book you′ll want to take along whenever you take pictures. Set up your camera, use all its features, and review your images Refresh your knowledge of photography basics — composition, shutter speed, aperture, and lighting Explore creative suggestions and technical advice for photographing kids, concerts, wildlife, even online auction items Learn the best ways to download, view, and print your photos Discover how to maintain your camera in optimum working order
About the Author
Alan Hess is a freelance photographer and author of Sony Alpha DSLR–A700 Digital Field Guide . Famous for his concert photography, Alan has also photographed everything from karate demonstrations to guitar manufacturing. He belongs to the National Press Photographers Association and the National Association of Photoshop Professionals.