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David Busch's Sony Alpha DSLR-A380/A330/A230 Guide to Digital SLR Photography, 1st Edition

  • David D. Busch
  • ISBN-10: 1435455096  |  ISBN-13: 9781435455092
  • 304 Pages
  • © 2011 | Published
  • College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $22.50



"David Busch's Sony Alpha DSLR-A380/A330/A230 Guide to Digital SLR Photography" is perfect for those new to digital photography or those who just want to make sure they get the most out of their Sony Alpha DSLR-A380/A330/A230. The book is a complete guide to this digital SLR camera, including how to utilize the 10.2 megapixel sensors (14 megapixels in the dSLR-A380), Live View, and automatic dust removal, as well as the HDTV connections and improved image quality that are new to this generation of cameras. After the introductory chapters designed to create familiarity with the camera, the book delves into various shooting situations and recommendations on how to get the best possible shots with full-color photos to illustrate each. Readers will discover a wealth of tips and information not found in the user's manual, so new users and pros alike will find David Busch's Sony Alpha DSLR-A380/A330/A230 Guide to Digital SLR Photography an indispensable tool for achieving the best possible photographs.

Features and Benefits

  • Concise presentation of all Sony Alpha DSLR-A380/A330/A230's features.
  • Written in clear and easy to understand language.
  • Full-color images help illustrate the lessons.
  • Much more detail than the user manual.

Table of Contents

1. Quick Tour: Shooting Your First Sony Alpha DSLR-A380/A330/A230 Picture.
2. The Sony Alpha DSLR-A380/A330/A230 Roadmap.
3. Setting Up Your Sony Alpha DSLR-A380/A330/A230.
4. Shooting Basics.
5. Photography with your Sony Alpha DSLR-A380/A330/A230.
6. Working with Lenses.
7. Working with Light.
8. Downloading and Editing.
9. Troubleshooting Your Sony Alpha DSLR-A380/A330/A230.

Meet the Author

Author Bio

David D. Busch

With more than a million books in print, David D. Busch is the world's #1 selling digital camera guide author, and the originator of popular digital photography series like David Busch's Pro Secrets and David Busch's Quick Snap Guides. He has written more than a dozen hugely successful guidebooks for Canon and Canon digital SLR models, as well as many popular books devoted to dSLRs, including Mastering Digital SLR Photography, Second Edition, and Digital SLR Pro Secrets. As a roving photojournalist for more than twenty years, he illustrated his books, magazine articles, and newspaper reports with award-winning images. He's operated his own commercial studio, suffocated in formal dress while shooting weddings-for-hire, and shot sports for a daily newspaper and upstate New York college. His photos and articles have appeared in Popular Photography & Imaging, The Rangefinder, The Professional Photographer, and hundreds of other publications. He has also reviewed dozens of digital cameras for CNet and Computer Shopper, and his advice has been featured in National Public Radio's "All Tech Considered." When About.com named its top five books on Beginning Digital Photography, debuting at the #1 and #2 slots were Busch's Digital Photography All-In-One Desk Reference for Dummies and Mastering Digital Photography. During the past year, he's had as many as five of his books listed in the Top 20 of Amazon.com's Digital Photography Bestseller list—simultaneously! Busch's 120-plus other books published since 1983 include bestsellers like David Busch's Quick Snap Guide to Digital SLR Lenses. Visit his website at http://www.dslrguides.com.