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Digital Cameras: Most Popular Articles

These articles are the most popular over the last month.
Best Wi-Fi Cameras
Here are some of the best cameras with built-in Wi-Fi capabilities that can help you share photos wirelessly.
How to Protect Your Online Photos from Digital...
If you're placing your photographs on the Internet, you'll want to make sure you protect your rights to those images. The best way to protect digital photos is by watermarking your photos. Use these tips to learn how to watermark your photos.
8 Quality Digital Cameras that Won't Break the...
Here are the best cameras for under $100.
11 Quality Digital Cameras for \$200 or Less
Here are the best cameras for under $200.
Samsung Galaxy S4 Zoom Review
The Samsung Galaxy S4 Zoom camera attempts to combine a fully functioning smartphone with a handy to use beginner-level camera.
The Best Budget Digital Cameras You Can Buy
Here are the best cameras for under $300.
Best Viewfinder Cameras
Most cameras today make you frame photos using the LCD and don't contain viewfinders, so you may have to hunt quite a bit to find a camera with a viewfinder, especially a point and shoot type of camera. Here are some of the best cameras that contain viewfinders.
What Are the Differences Between DSLR Cameras...
This DSLR photography question deals with the differences between DSLR cameras vs. point and shoot cameras. Intermediate and advanced photographers will receive the most benefit from DSLR cameras.
Flying With a Camera
Vacation travel can be a challenge, especially when going by air. Security is necessary, but it certainly makes things tougher on travelers. Follow a few simple tips, and you're sure to have a good experience when flying with a camera.
Best Advanced Cameras Under a \$500 Budget
Here are the best advanced cameras for less than $500.
Types of Camera Lenses
Camera lenses come in either fixed (prime) focal lengths, or zooms, which cover a range of focal lengths. The different focal lengths are grouped into categories for different types of camera lenses.
Samsung Camera Error Messages
Finding an error message displayed on the LCD screen of your Samsung camera isn't great news, but at least the camera is trying to tell you about the problem. Use these tips to solve your Samsung camera error messages.
How to Create Your Own Photo Album Web Site
One of the best ways to share your great digital images with friends and family is through your own personal Web site. You don't need to be a computer know-it-all to create a basic site to showcase an online photo album. In fact, even a novice can create a great site. You can create a wedding Web site for before, during and after pictures of the process. The same goes for a new baby. Or just have a site with several albums of family events and vacations. It's free and easy.
Best Ultra Zoom Cameras
Here are some of the best cameras I've seen that have large zoom lenses. These ultra zoom cameras have at least a 15X optical zoom lens.
What Is AF-Lock?
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Understand Camera Zoom Lenses
Before buying a digital camera, you must understand zoom lenses, learning the different between an optical zoom lens and a digital zoom lens.
How do I use a DSLR Camera
For beginners using a DSLR camera, it's best to avoid developing bad habits from the beginning, so use these tips to use a DSLR properly the first time.
Best GPS Cameras
Here are some of the best cameras with built-in GPS units that can help you with geotagging.
Best Intermediate Cameras Under a \$400 Budget
Here are the best cameras for under $400.
Best Articulated LCD Cameras
Here are some of the best cameras with LCDs that swivel and tilt away from the camera body -- articulated LCDs -- allowing odd-angle photos.
Which Camera Should I Buy?
Which camera should I buy? If you're asking yourself this question, you can use the digital camera reviews, new camera products, best camera lists, and the camera information in this list. Use this digital camera gift guide to find the perfect camera-related gift for the holidays or any other time. This digital camera buying guide will give you the information you need, solving the question: Which camera should I buy?
Best Inexpensive Digital Cameras Under a \$250...
Here are the best cameras for under $250.
Best Low-Priced Digital Cameras Under a \$150...
Here are the best cameras for under $150.
To Crop or Not to Crop?
One of the most confusing issues when upgrading to a DSLR is understanding the difference between full frame and cropped frame cameras. When you start to look into buying a DSLR, understanding these technical terms will vastly help you.
Troubleshooting SD Memory Cards
Although more and more digital cameras include internal memory, nearly all photographers rely on memory cards to store their photos. Any problem with the memory card can be a disaster ... no one wants to lose all of their photos. Use these tips for troubleshooting SD memory card problems.
Best Ultra Thin Cameras
Here are some of the best ultra thin cameras I've reviewed, measuring equal to or less than 0.91 inches in thickness.
Panasonic Camera Error Messages
Problems typically are pretty rare with Panasonic Lumix digital cameras. On those occasions where you do have an issue, though, look for an error message on the Panasonic camera for some clues as to how to fix the problem.
What Is Aperture?
Aperture is the term used to describe the amount of light that passes through a camera lens. DSLR lenses have an iris within them, which will open and close to allow certain amounts of light to reach the camera's sensor. Aperture has two functions on a DSLR. As well as controlling the amount of light passing through the lens, it also controls depth of field.
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-WX80 Review
Versus other small, inexpensive cameras, the Sony Cyber-shot WX80 camera has surprisingly good response times, and it does a decent job with image quality.
Nikon DSLR Camera Error Messages
Seeing Nikon DSLR error messages might be frustrating, but at least the DSLR camera is giving you a clue as to the problem. Try these tips to figure out how to solve the problems shown by Nikon DSLR camera error messages.
Samsung Galaxy Camera Review
Samsung's first attempt at merging a digital camera with a smartphone and its high-quality LCD screen and easy-to-navigate touch screen LCD results in the very interesting Samsung Galaxy Camera.
What Camera Resolution Do I Need?
Your digital camera allows you to shoot at a camera resolution to meet a variety of needs, but you'll need to meet some minimum camera resolutions to create high-quality prints.
Best Camera Lens Filters
Back in the days of film cameras, pro photographers carried a vast number of filters with them to deal with certain lighting conditions and to add effects. But, with the advent of DSLRs and their features such as white balance, many of these filters have now become obsolete. However, there are still some filters that are very useful in digital photography. Here are the best lens filters that I would carry with me.
How to Choose the Best Camera Image Stabilization
Digital camera image stabilization technology, sometimes shortened to IS, helps prevent blurry photos caused by camera shake. Optical image stabilization is preferred over digital image stabilization, although some cameras include dual IS, which combines both types of image stabilization. Most newer digital cameras contain some form of image stabilization.
GE X550 Review
Although the GE X550 will tempt beginning photographers with its low price point, large zoom lens, and electronic viewfinder, its performance level is going to frustrate many photographers.
Best Underwater Digital Cameras and Accessories
Extreme photography and underwater photos are great ... as long as your digital camera is useable underwater. If you'd like to take these types of photos, you'll either need an underwater digital camera, as specified by the manufacturer, or you'll need to purchase an underwater housing for your digital camera. Here are some of the best underwater digital cameras and accessories.
Troubleshooting Canon Cameras
You may experience problems with your Canon camera from time to time that don't result in any error messages or other easy-to-follow clues as to the problem. Troubleshooting such problems can be a little tricky, so use these tips.
Best Wide-Angle Lenses for APS-C DSLR Cameras
Manufacturers have started producing lenses specifically designed for APS-C cameras. These lenses are super-wide (to allow for focal length conversion), and they are designed in cheaper materials to keep costs down. Here is a list of some of the best wide-angle lenses for APS-C DSLR cameras.
Best Tripods for DSLR Cameras
In this article, we'll look at a range of suitable tripods for DSLRs. What are the best tripods for use with a DSLR?
Best DSLR Cameras Under a \$2,000 Budget
Here are the best DSLR cameras for less than $2,000.
Best Lenses for Canon DSLRs
The world of camera lenses can seem an absolute minefield to the uninitiated. The minute you buy a Canon DSLR camera, you'll need at least one Canon interchangeable lens to accompany it. Which lenses are worth the money? Here are the best Canon DSLR lenses.
DSLR Buying Guide
If you're serious about your photography then, at some stage, you're going to want to upgrade to a DSLR camera. My handy guide will point you in the right direction, and help you chose the best DSLR camera for your needs.
How to Show Photos on TV
Sharing your digital photos with a room full of people can be frustrating if you don’t have the right equipment. Use these tips to learn how to show photos on a TV.
Photo Image Quality Settings
When it comes to adjusting the settings for your camera to achieve the best possible images, one aspect that many photographers forget about is setting the image quality and image size to the best possible levels. Use these tips to help you find the right settings for your varying photography needs.
Troubleshooting Samsung Cameras
Use these tips to give yourself a better chance to troubleshoot the problem with your Samsung camera.
Top Nikon DSLR Lenses
Once you buy a Nikon DSLR, you'll want interchangeable lenses to go with it. But which lenses are the best? This list gives you the top Nikon lenses to save up for.
Troubleshooting Digital Photo Frames
Most digital photo frames work easily, but there are some tricky aspects to using some of the digital photo frames’ advanced features, as well as occasions where the frames simply won't work.
Understanding Camera Shooting Modes
Here is a guide to the five main shooting modes on your DSLR, and an explanation of what each mode does to your camera. Understanding camera shooting modes can make a real difference to the quality of your images.
Understanding Exposure Compensation
Most DSLRs provide exposure compensation, allowing you to adjust the exposure measured by the camera's light meter. But what does that actually mean, and how do we apply it in practical photography terms? Understand the answer to the question: What is exposure compensation?
Best Entry-Level DSLRs
The number of DSLR cameras currently on the market can make choosing one seem daunting, so here are the best entry-level DSLRs, listed in alphabetical order. All of these cameras should give beginners years of hassle-free photography ... and they won't break the bank!
How to Resize Photos for E-mail or Web: A...
Today's digital cameras shoot large-sized images. This is great for making prints, but it is a bad thing when you're sharing images. You don't want to bog down someone's e-mail, for instance, with oversized files. Plus, many e-mail programs won't send or receive large files. If you are posting the images to the Web, it will take too long to load and look weird in its original size. Here is a step-by-step tutorial on how to resize photos for e-mail or the Web.
Best Kids Cameras
The best kids cameras include a wide variety of models, some of which are basically toys, while others are beginner-level models that are very easy to use. All of them are pretty inexpensive.
Best Free Online Photo Editors
If you haven't checked out online photo editors lately, you really should ... and you'll be glad you did. They've advanced far beyond where they were even a few years ago, and some really good online photo editors are free. For more information, read through my list of the best free online photo editors.
Beach Pictures - A Tutorial in Beach Photography
Beach pictures could be the most common images captured by photographers. Beaches set the scene for family vacations, weddings and intimate getaways. There is a reason beaches are so photographed. They are beautiful. But there are many common mistakes made in beach photography. Follow this tutorial to find out how to take great beach pictures that are creative and impressive.
Tips for Action Photography
Capturing moving subjects with pin-sharp images that are well composed requires a certain degree of know-how. Here some tips that will help make your action shots look truly professional.
Olympus Camera Error Messages
If you see an error message with your Olympus Stylus digital camera, don't panic. Use the clues to try to solve the problems shown by Olympus camera error messages.
Long Lasting Camera Batteries
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What Are Common Photography Errors?
Although photography is a constant learning experience, all photographers make some basic photography errors that are difficult to overcome.
Best DSLR and DIL Cameras Under a \$1,000 Budget
Here are the best DSLR and DIL cameras for less than $1,000.
How to Clean a Camera Lens
Cleaning a camera lens requires some special care to avoid scratches and other damage to the camera lens. These tips should help you learn how to clean a camera lens properly.
Auto Focus Vs. Manual Focus
One aspect of a DSLR that can be difficult to understand for new photographers is choosing between auto focus and manual focus. Read more about the auto focus vs. manual focus debate!
Storing Your Images While Traveling
You are on vacation, and shooting up a frenzy. The only problem. Where do you put all those pictures? A memory card can only hold so much, and your computer is at home. Here are some tips for storing images while on the fly.
Best New Nikon Cameras
Nikon has an interesting mixture of high-end DSLR cameras and point and shoot cameras with cool features in its digital camera lineup.
What is Barrel Lens Distortion?
Barrel lens distortion is an effect associated with wide-angle lenses and, in particular, zoom wide-angles. This effect causes images to be spherized, which causes the edges of images to look curved and bowed to the human eye. It is most visible in images that have straight lines in them.
Choosing Camera Resolution
Although many digital photographers will just always shoot at the highest possible resolution because it's easier with a high resolution camera, there are times when it's advantageous to shoot at a lower digital camera resolution. Here are some tips for choosing camera resolutions and for learning: What is resolution?
Sample Complaint Letter for Cameras
Whenever attempting to convince a manufacturer to honor a warranty or when involved in a warranty dispute, it helps to file a formal letter with the company, such as this sample complaint letter.
Troubleshooting Nikon Cameras
Troubleshooting Nikon cameras can be easy, with the right advice. If you ever experience problems with your Nikon point and shoot camera, use these tips to try to solve the problem.
Digital Camera Features
Everybody loves getting more bang for their buck, which helps to explain why most digital cameras offer scads of features. However, the more features are packed into a camera, the more difficult to use the camera may become. There may be so many features that you have no idea what most of them do, when to use them, or how they affect your pictures.
Best New Sony Cameras
Sony offers a wide variety of digital cameras and photography products. Sony's Cyber-shot models are usually aimed at beginners, although some advanced Cyber-shot cameras provide high-end features, such as the new Sony 3D cameras. Sony also creates alpha DSLR cameras, and Sony is preparing to manufacture DIL cameras. This list of the best new Sony cameras includes models that have been released in the past 18 months.
What Do the Numbers on Camera Zoom Lenses Mean?
This basic photography question in the digital camera FAQ deals with understanding zoom lenses, and the numbers listed with zoom lenses. Keep in mind that every 10X zoom lens is not exactly the same.
How Do I Shoot High Resolution Photos?
This image quality question deals with determining how much resolution is needed for shooting high resolution photos. Resolution amounts help determine what size prints you can make.
Six Best DSLR Accessories
Find the best DSLR accessories for your DSLR camera using this list of accessories to buy for your DSLR cameras.
Canon PowerShot ELPH 330 HS Review
Those seeking a basic camera that hits the desirable 10X optical zoom measurement at the equally desirable sub-$200 price point will appreciate the Canon PowerShot ELPH 330 HS digital camera.
Are Teleconverters Worth Using?
Investing in a longer telephoto lens for your DSLR camera can be extremely expensive. Fortunately, a cheaper option exists in the form of teleconverters. Learn about teleconverters, and learn whether teleconverters are worth using.
Cloudy Day Photos
If you're a photographer who enjoys shooting photos on bright, sunny days ... and who tends to leave the camera in the drawer on cloudy, overcast days, you may want to rethink your policy. Cloudy day photos require some slightly different thinking.
Best Large LCD Cameras
Here are some of the best cameras with extremely large LCDs, measuring at least 3.5 inches diagonally.
How to E-mail Digital Pictures the Right Way
Some people are the bane of the Internet, sending off mass e-mails to all their family and friends that are huge and take forever to download. Or they are in an uncommon file format. Or they are in some other way annoying. Are you one of those people? Knock it off! Find out how to please instead of pester when you send your favorite digital images by e-mail.
Best Touch Screen LCD Cameras
Here are some of the best cameras with touch screen LCDs.
Understanding Autofocus Points
Modern DSLRs come with a number of focus points, which can usually be seen through the viewfinder. These are known as autofocus points (sometimes called AF points). Autofocus points are what the camera uses to focus on a subject. Use these tips to learn: What are autofocus points?
Canon T3 Vs. Nikon D3100
In this article, we'll look at two entry-level DSLR cameras -- the Canon T3 and the Nikon D3100. Looking at and comparing the key points on each camera should help you make a more informed decision.
Using Program Mode
If you want to begin having control over your DSLR, a good place to start is by using Program Mode. Program Mode gives you some control over your images, but still offers some automatic options, such as choosing your exposure settings.
Best DSLR and DIL Cameras Under a \$750 Budget
Here are the best fixed-lens cameras, DSLR cameras, and DIL cameras for less than $750.
Best New Canon Cameras
Canon has an interesting mixture of DSLR cameras and point and shoot cameras with stylish features in its digital camera lineup, most of which are aimed at those learning about photography.
Best New Samsung Cameras
Samsung is not afraid to break new technological ground with its various digital cameras released in the past 18 months, such as the DualView line of cameras that contains two LCDs. Samsung also has begun releasing DIL models that use interchangeable lenses, continuing its trend of offering some of the most interesting cameras in the market, shown in this list of the best new Samsung cameras.
Nikon Camera Error Messages
Seeing Nikon camera error messages might be frustrating, but at least the camera is giving you a clue as to the problem. Try these tips to figure out how to solve the problems shown by Nikon point and shoot camera error messages.
How to Get Great Pictures in the Snow
Shooting photos in the snow requires a little extra photographic know-how. Read these simple snow photography tips to help you achieve better winter photography results.
Best Studio Lighting Kits
If you really want to take your photography to the next level, you'll probably want to consider investing in a studio lighting kit. The advantage of studio lights is that you can control the light far more easily, as the lights can be moved around.
How Do I Determine the Best Camera Settings?
This image quality question deals with the importance of the best camera settings on image quality, which include determining the amount of compression that will occur on a photo.
How Do I Find a Camera With Fast Shutter Speed?
This basic photography question deals with finding a camera with fast shutter speed.
Geotagging GPS Devices for Digital Cameras -...
Geotagging with the use of GPS and your digital camera is a pretty amazing new way to take travel and location photography to a new level. You can now actually shoot various pictures on vacation, for instance, and then view all pictures according to a Google map or integrated into Flickr geotagging for sharing with friends. Most geotagging GPS units for digital cameras are in the $75-125 range, so it's an inexpensive camera accessory. Here are the best geotagging GPS units for digital cameras.
Using Manual Mode
Using full manual mode on your DSLR camera can seem like a daunting prospect. In this mode, the camera gives the user full control of all settings, and there can be a fair amount to remember. But, if you've practiced using aperture-priority and shutter-priority modes, it's a simple step to move on to full manual mode.
Why You Shouldn't Rely on Your Camera's LCD...
Despite the obvious qualities of the LCD screen, pro photographers will still use the viewfinder over the screen. Here's why you should never rely on the DSLR's LCD screen to give you a completely accurate rendition of an image.
Troubleshoot Camera Lens Problems
These tips can help you deal with digital camera lens error messages and help you to troubleshoot camera lens problems.
Canon PowerShot A2200 Review
My PowerShot A2200 review shows an entry-level, budget-priced camera from Canon that's very easy to use and that compares favorably in performance to other sub-$150 cameras.
Canon or Nikon? Head to Head Review
Canon or Nikon? This question is common among DSLR camera users. This head to head review looks at two of the most popular enthusiast cameras: The Canon 60D and the Nikon D7000. Both these cameras will appeal to those who want to take their photography a step farther, but which is the better buy?
Best Thin Zoom Cameras
Here are some of the best cameras I've found that have large zoom lenses to go with thin camera bodies.
Should You Buy an Extended Warranty for Your...
Should you buy an extended warranty? This is a question with no simple answer. The best thing you can do is give the issue of an extended warranty for a digital camera some thought before you arrive in the checkout lane, learn all of the rules concerning this particular extended warranty, and figure out whether it makes sense mathematically. Buying an extended warranty for a digital camera just requires some homework on your part.
Speedlight Tips
The most common and easiest way to add light to a scene when using a DSLR or DIL camera is a small flash unit, also called a speedlight, that attaches to the hot shoe of your camera.
Best 5-Star Cameras
Here are some of the latest cameras I've reviewed that have received perfect 5-star review ratings.
How to Convert Film Pictures to Digital Files
If you shoot film or you have shoe boxes filled with old snapshots, negatives or slides, find out how to convert your pictures into digital files that can be viewed, edited, saved and shared.
Top Stock Photo Sites - Best Stock Photography...
The popularity of digital cameras has made it increasingly easy to both sell and buy stock photos, or even find great free stock photos. Here is a list of the best free and fee-based stock photography Web sites.
Troubleshooting Fujifilm Cameras
You may experience problems with your Fujifilm camera from time to time that don't result in any error messages or other easy-to-follow clues as to the problem. Use these tips to give yourself a better chance to fix the problem with your Fujifilm camera.
RAW Vs. JPEG
The arguments for shooting in RAW format versus JPEG seem to be never ending at times. Learn how to decide the RAW vs. JPEG debate here.
Top Camera Accessory Gifts
Camera accessories make great gift ideas. They're practical and they're fun. This camera buying guide contains some of the top camera accessory gifts and camera related gifts.
Why Isn't Your Camera's Battery Charging?
Use these tips to give yourself a better chance to fix problems with your camera's battery chargers or AC adapters.
How Do I Find a Camera for Shooting HD Photos...
This image quality question deals with finding cameras that can shoot HD photos and HD video. Finding a model that can shoot at a 16:9 ratio is a good first step.
Nikon SB700: The Little Flash That Could
Nikon's SB-700 is one of the manufacturer's mid-range flashgun offerings. It's over $100 cheaper than its big brother, the SB-900. So, is this flashgun good enough to avoid buying the more expensive option?
What Are the Differences Between JPEG, TIFF,...
This DSLR photography question deals with learning the differences and similarities between various digital photo file formats, including JPEG, TIFF, RAW.
Best Waterproof Cameras
Point and shoot waterproof cameras are becoming a bit more popular in the market, so that makes the process
Cleaning Sand From a Camera
When your camera is inundated with tiny grains of sand, they can scratch the lens, penetrate the case, ruin the internal electronics, and clog buttons and dials. These camera tips and tricks should help you with cleaning sand from a camera.
Canon Speedlite 430EX II Flash Review
Canon's 430 flashgun is firmly aimed at enthusiastic consumers and sits in the middle of the manufacturer's range of Speedlites. Like all Canon's flashguns, the build quality is high, and many pros use this flashgun. Canon have limited its functions to bring the price down, but it's still a great piece of equipment.
Canon PowerShot A4000 IS Review
My Canon PowerShot A4000 IS review shows a beginner-level camera that has some high-end specifications, along with some tough-to-use features.
When to Avoid Auto White Balance
Most of the time, the Auto White Balance (AWB) setting on your DSLR will prove extremely accurate. However, occasionally, your camera's AWB can become confused and need a little help. Use these tips to figure out which white balance settings to select manually.
Camera Lens Buying Guide
So, you've chosen your new DSLR camera, but now you need lenses to go with your new system. The choices and terminology can make the whole thing seem quite daunting! Fortunately, this lens buying guide should help you decipher the lingo.
Troubleshooting Olympus Cameras
You may experience problems with your Olympus camera from time to time that don't result in any error messages or other easy-to-follow clues as to the problem. Use these tips to give yourself a better chance to fix the problem with your Olympus camera.
The Rule Every Beach Photographer Should Know
There is one mistake quite commonly made when photographing the beach: putting the horizon line dead center. While it might make sense, as it is symetrical, it violates the photography rule of thirds. You should always be aware of lines when shooting beach pictures.
DSLR Nighttime Photography Tips
Taking dramatic nighttime photographs with your DSLR camera is easier than you might think! Here are my top tips for creating beautiful photographs after the sun has gone down.
Best Photo Image Hosting Sites
Photo image hosting sites provide a great service, making it quick, easy and fun to show off and share your digital pictures. They also serve as a crucial backup for images that are currently just sitting vulnerable on your computer's hard drive. Here is a list of some of the major photo image hosting sites, and what they offer.
Nikon Coolpix P520 Review
Nikon has done a great job with ultra zoom cameras in the past, and the Coolpix P520 is another very strong camera.
How do I shoot photos in museums
Use these museum photography tips to learn more about what types of camera gear you can use in a museum.
Best Mirrorless Cameras
Here are some of the best mirrorless cameras on the market today. These cameras have interchangeable lenses and thin bodies.
Olympus VG-160 Review
Although the Olympus VG-160 isn't going to provide impressive features, this camera does compare pretty favorably to other really inexpensive models.
How to Use a Tripod
A lot of photographic situations call for long exposures or the need for a steadying influence. This is why a tripod is such a useful tool for photographers. However, it's not just a case of knowing when to use a tripod. You need to know how to use one properly to make sure it's an adequate support to your DSLR.
Nikon Coolpix S9500 Review
Nikon has included quite a few really nice features with its Coolpix S9500 camera, including built-in GPS, built-in Wi-Fi, and a 22X optical zoom lens.
Tips for Photographing Silhouettes
A silhouette is a photograph where a dark figure or shape is against a light background. Read on for some tips on photographing silhouettes.
RAW Images in Photoshop
If you're serious about your photography, then sooner or later you will want to start working with RAW images. Here are the top tips for working with Adobe Photoshop's Camera Raw plug-in to make use of your RAW images in Photoshop.
Personality Quiz: What Type of Camera Are You?
Have some fun and learn about the different types of cameras with this personality quiz: What Type of Camera Are You?
Olympus VR-350 Review
The Olympus VR-350 camera struggles with the basics of photography, including below average response times, image quality that's hit and miss, and small control buttons.
Troubleshooting microSD Memory Cards
Use these tips to troubleshoot your microSD and microSDHC memory card problems.
Samsung WB250F Review
Image quality is a bit of a drawback, but the Samsung WB250F digital camera has such a large number of other really nice features, including a smart touchscreen LCD menu system, that it will appeal to quite a few different photographers.
Wet Cameras
Just because it's raining, that doesn't necessarily mean that you should cancel your photography session. Use these tips for using wet cameras in the rain.
Troubleshooting Memory Card Readers
You may experience problems with your external memory card reader from time to time that don't result in any easy-to-follow clues as to the problem. Use these tips to give yourself a better chance to fix the problem with your memory card reader.
Cameras of the Future
Digital cameras are always changing, adding new features and improving old ones. At the first CP+ photo
DSLR (Digital Single-Lens Reflex) Camera
The digital camera glossary defines a DSLR, or digital single-lens reflex, camera as a high-end model aimed at intermediate and experienced photographers with interchangeable lenses.
Nikon D3100 DSLR Review
The D3100 is Nikon's replacement for the D3000. Aimed squarely at the entry-level market, it's certainly going to be a wake-up call for other manufacturers. The D3100 has 14.2MP and full HD movie mode. In general though, Nikon has made entry-level cameras that lack specifications, but are fun and easy to use.
Canon EOS Rebel T3i Vs. Nikon D5100
In this article, I'm going to take a look at two manufacturer's mid-range consumer DSLR cameras: The Canon T3i and the Nikon D5100. Which is the better buy?
Troubleshooting CF Memory Cards
Although the CompactFlash (CF) type of memory cards are pretty sturdy, you may experience problems occasionally with your CF memory cards.
Open and Rename Your Picture
Today's digital cameras shoot large-sized images. This is great for making prints, but it is a bad thing when you're sharing images. You don't want to bog down someone's e-mail, for instance, with oversized files. Plus, many e-mail programs won't send or receive large files. If you are posting the images to the Web, it will take too long to load and look weird in its original size. Here is a step-by-step tutorial on how to resize photos for e-mail or the Web.
Samsung DV300F Review
Even though the low-priced DV300F camera from Samsung doesn't have a large number of top-end features, it's a camera that's a lot of fun to use and will serve beginners very well.
Troubleshooting Sony Cameras
You may experience problems with your Sony camera from time to time that don't result in any error messages or other easy-to-follow clues as to the problem. Troubleshooting such problems can be a little tricky. Use these tips to give yourself a better chance to fix the problem with your Sony camera.
Great Birthday Party Photos
Whether you're photographing the cake, the opening of presents, or just family and friends, there's always a camera out and in use during a birthday party.
Troubleshoot Camera Problems
Few things are as frustrating as when your digital camera just won't work. Some problems are extremely complex and may require shipping your camera to a repair center. Other problems, however, are extremely easy to fix, if you know what to do. Learn how to troubleshoot camera problems with these easy-to-follow tips.
Best Full Frame DSLRs
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Top 5 Tips for Taking Better Portraits
Taking great portraits of people is never easy. Fortunately, there are some simple tips you can employ to capture beautiful pictures of your friends and family. Use these five tips for taking better portraits.
Digital Camera Shopping
Before you buy a digital camera, it's important to do your homework. By taking a little time to prepare before you buy, you'll greatly increase your chances of ending up with a model that meets your needs. Use this digital camera shopping checklist to figure out what you need to know before you buy.
Automatic Exposure (AE)
The digital camera glossary defines automatic exposure (AE) as an automated digital camera system that sets the aperture and/or shutter speed, based on the external lighting conditions for the photo.
Canon PowerShot ELPH 520 HS Review
Canon's thin 12X optical zoom camera, the PowerShot ELPH 520 HS has a lot of impressive features, as well as an interesting design.
Best Large Resolution Cameras
Here are some of the best cameras with extremely large resolutions, measuring at least 18MP (megapixels).
Nikon D7000 DSLR Review
The Nikon D7000 is Nikon's latest enthusiast offering. It's a great camera in most respects, but will it appeal to new camera users?
Nikon Coolpix P7700 Review
If you can afford the expense of this advanced fixed lens model, the Nikon Coolpix P7700 produces a high level of image quality that makes it one of the best sub-$500 cameras on the market today.

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