From Michael Carr, former About.com Guide
Before You Buy a Digital Camera
By Kyle Schurman, About.com Guide to Digital Cameras
Before you buy a digital camera, there are many camera buying basics and tips that will help you before you shop. Get all the ins and outs of digital camera features, and crucial information you need before you buy a digital camera.
Digital Camera Basics
If you are shopping for a digital camera, first you need to learn all the basics of digital cameras. Find out all the digital camera lingo, and the key features to consider when shopping for a digital camera.
- Digital Camera Glossary
- Understanding Optical vs. Digital Zoom
- Free Online Digital Camera Courses
- Top Books on Beginning Digital Photography
- Top Digital Camera and Photography Magazines
Choosing the Right Camera
There are many considerations that go into choosing a digital camera, from budget and picture quality to the purpose of the digital camera. Someone who wants a portable easy-to-use camera for travel photos will not benefit from a camera perfectly suited to an advanced photographer seeking manual controls. Get help making sense of all the options when choosing a digital camera.