Higher Education

David Busch's Canon Powershot G10/G11: Guide to Digital Photography, 1st Edition

  • David D. Busch
  • Alexander S. White
  • ISBN-10: 1435455355  |  ISBN-13: 9781435455351
  • 376 Pages
  • © 2011 | Published
  • College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $22.50



"David Busch's Canon Powershot G10/G11 Guide to Digital Photography" is perfect for those new to digital photography or those who just want to make sure they get the most out of their Canon Powershot G10/G11. The book is a complete guide to this digital camera, including how to utilize the high-resolution 15-megapixel sensor, fast f/2.8 28-140mm lens, selectable 1/15th-1/4000th second shutter speeds, built-in anti-shake, and many other features that are unique to the Powershot G10/G11 . 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 Canon Powershot G10/G11 Guide to Digital Photography" an indispensable tool for achieving the best possible photographs.

Features and Benefits

  • Concise presentation of all Canon Powershot G10/G11'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 Canon Powershot G10/G11 Picture.
2: The Canon Powershot G10/G11 Roadmap.
3: Setting Up Your Canon Powershot G10/G11.
4: Shooting Basics.
5: Photography with your Canon Powershot G10/G11.
6: Working with Lenses.
7: Working with Light.
8: Downloading and Editing.
9: Troubleshooting Your Canon Powershot G10/G11.

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.

Alexander S. White

Alexander S. White is an attorney, writer, and amateur photographer. He is the co-author of David Busch's Canon PowerShot G10/G11 Guide to Digital Photography, and author of PHOTOGRAPHER'S GUIDE TO THE LEICA D-LUX 4: GETTING THE MOST FROM LEICA'S COMPACT DIGITAL CAMERA and DAUNTLESS MARINE: JOSEPH SAILER JR., DIVE-BOMBING ACE OF GUADALCANAL. He began his life-long interest in photography as a teenager, when he was fortunate enough to have his own darkroom in his parents' house in Philadelphia. He also discovered the magic of Super-8 cinematography, and coerced his friends into making numerous amateur productions. He later ventured into the production of sound films and went on to major in Communication at Stanford University, concentrating in Broadcasting and Film, before serving in the U.S. Army and later attending the University of Pennsylvania Law School. His other interests include genealogy; he maintains a family history website and continues to do research into his family's ancestry. He lives near Richmond, Virginia, with his wife, Clenise.