eBook David Busch’s Canon PowerShot G1 X Guide to Digital Photography, 1st Edition

  • David D. Busch
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  • ISBN-10: 1305380843
  • ISBN-13: 9781305380844
  • DDC: 771.31
  • Grade Level Range: 12th Grade +
  • 326 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2012 | Published/Released August 2014
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2012
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The Canon PowerShot G1 X is the most advanced compact digital camera that Canon has ever introduced. It boasts 14.3 megapixels of resolution, blazing-fast automatic focus, and a collection of special Scene modes that make it easy to take pictures under any type of conditions. As the owner of a Canon PowerShot G1 X, you demand the ability to take outstanding pictures with your new camera. DAVID BUSCH’S CANON POWERSHOT G1 X GUIDE TO DIGITAL PHOTOGRAPHY shows you how, when, and why to use all the cool features, controls, and functions of the PowerShot G1 X to take great photographs. Introductory chapters will help you get comfortable with the basics of your 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 PowerShot G1 X, and use it like a pro!

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
About the Author.
1: Getting Started with Your Canon PowerShot G1 X.
2: Your New Canon PowerShot G1 X.
3: Taking Your First Canon PowerShot G1 X Photos.
4: Canon PowerShot G1 X Roadmap.
5: Setting Up Your Canon PowerShot G1 X.
6: Getting the Most from Your Canon PowerShot G1 X.
7: Fine-Tuning Exposure.
8: Mastering the Mysteries of Autofocus.
9: Movie Making with Your Canon PowerShot G1 X.
10: Advanced Tools.
11: Advanced Shooting with Your Canon PowerShot G1 X.
12: Getting the Most from Your Zoom.
13: Making Light Work for You.
14: Downloading and Editing Your Images.

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.