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David Busch’s Canon EOS M Guide to Digital Photography, 1st Edition

  • David D. Busch
  • ISBN-10: 1285459237  |  ISBN-13: 9781285459233
  • 304 Pages
  • © 2014 | Published
  • College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $22.50
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The Canon EOS M is the long-awaited first entry from Canon in the mirrorless camera race, and it is the only mirrorless camera that can use (with an adapter) the full range of more than 60 Canon lenses. It boasts 18 megapixels of resolution and cool features like full high-definition movie shooting, a touch screen that allows you to make many settings with a tap of the LCD, and an amazing new wireless flash capability when used with an external flash. As the owner of a Canon EOS M, you demand the ability to take outstanding pictures with your new camera. DAVID BUSCH’S CANON EOS M GUIDE TO DIGITAL PHOTOGRAPHY shows you how, when, and why to use all the features, controls, and functions of the EOS M camera before you dive right into exploring creative ways to apply file formats, resolution, and exposure. Beautiful, full-color images illustrate where the essential buttons and dials are, so you’ll quickly learn how to use the Canon EOS M, and use it like a pro! With DAVID BUSCH’S CANON EOS M GUIDE TO DIGITAL PHOTOGRAPHY, you’ll learn how to select the best autofocus mode, shutter speed, f/stop, and flash capability to take great pictures under any conditions, advanced shooting techniques, including high-definition movie making and wireless flash operation, troubleshooting and prevention tips to keep your camera and media operating smoothly, and the basics of good photography as you master your camera’s operation!

Features and Benefits

  • Covers the basics of shooting completely--from setup to metering, lighting, exposure, and more.
  • Includes the Canon EOS M Roadmap, a quick-reference visual guide to functions and features.
  • Features a section on movie-making with your Canon EOS-M.

Table of Contents

Introduction/User’s Guide to Guides.
1. Getting Started.
2. Quick Start.
3. EOS-M Roadmap.
4. Fine-Tuning Exposure.
5. Mastering the Mysteries of Autofocus.
6. Movies.
7. Advanced Shooting.
8. Shooting, Playback Menus.
9. Setup, My Menus.
Part IV. Enhancing your EOS-M.
10. Lenses.
11. Light.
12. Wireless Flash.
13. Printing/Software.
14. Troubleshooting.

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.