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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.
The Top 11 Wi-Fi Cameras on the Market
Here are some of the best cameras with built-in Wi-Fi capabilities that can help you share photos wirelessly.
8 Quality Digital Cameras that Won't Break the...
Here are the best cameras for under $100.
16 Tips for Going Through Airport Security with...
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.
Learn About Different Camera Lenses and Their...
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.
The 11 Best Waterproof Cameras
Point and shoot waterproof cameras are becoming a bit more popular in the market, so that makes the process
11 Quality Digital Cameras for \$200 or Less
Here are the best cameras for under $200.
12 Great Advanced Cameras for Under \$500
Here are the best advanced cameras for less than $500.
7 Best Tips for Bright Sunlight Photos
Photos with the sun at its highest point in the sky are tough to expose properly because of the harsh shadows, so use these tips to have more success!
11 Best Cameras With Articulated LCDs
Here are some of the best cameras with LCDs that swivel and tilt away from the camera body -- articulated LCDs -- allowing odd-angle photos.
What Are AE-Lock, FE-Lock, and AF-Lock?
You might have seen AE-lock, AF-lock, and FE-lock buttons on your DSLR camera, but these three
What Are the 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.
The 11 Best GPS Cameras
Here are some of the best cameras with built-in GPS units that can help you with geotagging.
The Best Budget Digital Cameras You Can Buy
Here are the best cameras for under $300.
12 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.
How to Handle Common Samsung Camera Error...
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.
The 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.
The 12 Cameras You Should Consider for Your...
Here are the best cameras for under $400.
Which Camera Should You 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?
The Best Cameras You Can Buy for Under \$250
Here are the best cameras for under $250.
The Top 11 Cameras for Under \$150
Here are the best cameras for under $150.
What's the Difference Between Optical and...
Before buying a digital camera, you must understand zoom lenses, learning the different between an optical zoom lens and a digital zoom lens.
Top Tips to Fix 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.
Fix an Important Digital Photo Frame Problem
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.
Learn the Difference Between Full Frame and...
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.
What Is Aperture?
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.
Learn to Troubleshoot Common Panasonic Camera...
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.
How to Troubleshoot Your Nikon DSLR Camera
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.
Best Beach Photo Tips
Even though shooting photos at the beach can be challenging -- and potentially dangerous to your camera’s health -- you don't want to miss these great photography opportunities.
12 Best Cameras with Touch Screen LCDs
Here are some of the best cameras with touch screen LCDs.
The 11 Best Cameras You Can Buy with a \$2,000...
Here are the best DSLR cameras for less than $2,000.
4 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.
Sample Complaint Letter to Resolve Warranty...
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.
The Right Way to Clean Your 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.
Learn About the Best 12 Nikon Cameras You Can Buy
Nikon has an interesting mixture of high-end DSLR cameras and point and shoot cameras with cool features in its digital camera lineup.
Tips to Fix Common Problems With Your Canon...
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.
Tips for Displaying Your Photographs on Your 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.
Best Resolution for Digital Photos
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?
The 5 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.
What Camera Resolution Do You 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.
Find the Best Digital Photo Frames
Digital photo frames are cool and interesting methods for displaying your photos and sharing them with others. Use these tips to learn more about making the most of your digital photo frame.
Best 5-Star Cameras
Here are some of the latest cameras I've reviewed that have received perfect 5-star review ratings.
Which Camera Image Stabilization is Best?
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.
Best NFC Cameras
Here are some of the best cameras with built-in NFC capabilities that can help you share photos wirelessly.
How Do I Fix My Samsung Camera Errors?
Use these tips to give yourself a better chance to troubleshoot the problem with your Samsung camera.
Best Large LCD Cameras
Here are some of the best cameras with extremely large LCDs, measuring at least 3.5 inches diagonally.
How to Choose the Right DSLR Camera for Your...
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.
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?
12 Inexpensive Cameras that are Great for Kids
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.
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.
How to Clean Sand from Your 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.
Best Ideas to Shoot Fast Moving Animals
Use these tips to find techniques and the best advanced camera equipment to help you have success when photographing fast moving animals.
Find the 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.
How Much Resolution is Considered "High...
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.
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.
How to Clean Your Digital Camera
Clean digital cameras work and look better. However, you need to use some care when cleaning the digital camera. The instructions included here will help you avoid mistakes.
The Best Thin Cameras with a Large Zoom lens
Here are some of the best cameras I've found that have large zoom lenses to go with thin camera bodies.
What's the Difference Between DSLR and Point...
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.
What Are Those Lens Filters Really Used For?
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.
Best Settings That Will Help You Get the Best...
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.
Free Photo Editing Software
Want to alter the colors of your photos to make them more creative? Is your grandmother's portrait a bit dark? Does that picture of your gentle golden retriever have bright red devil eyes? Free photo editing software can fix all that and more. Here's a list of some free photo editing software you can easily download.
Top 6 Stock Photo Web Sites
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.
What's an LCD?
The digital camera glossary defines LCD, or Liquid Crystal Display, as the display technology used to create the screens embedded in the back of nearly all digital cameras.
Fix a Major Problem with microSD Memory Cards
Use these tips to troubleshoot your microSD and microSDHC memory card problems.
The 6 Best Lenses for Your Canon DSLR
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.
Learn About the 5 Main Shooting Modes on Your...
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.
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.
10 Best Tips for Keeping a DSLR From Being Stolen
Try these tips to figure out how to travel safely and to protect your expensive DSLR camera and equipment from being stolen by thieves.
Tips to Fix Problems with Your FinePix Camera
You may experience problems with your Fujifilm camera from time to time. Use these tips to give yourself a better chance to fix the problem.
What Do The Numbers on Your Camera's Zoom Lens...
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.
The 11 Best Cameras of 2014
Read through my list of the best cameras that were released in 2014, both point and shoot and advanced interchangeable lens cameras.
12 Best Large Resolution Cameras
Here are some of the best cameras with extremely large resolutions, measuring at least 18MP (megapixels).
The 11 Best Cameras for Travel
When traveling with a camera you'll be looking for a versatile model that is small enough to carry comfortably, yet powerful enough to shoot great photos. Here are the best travel cameras!
Here Are the Best Underwater Digital Cameras
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.
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!
The 7 Best Lenses for Your Nikon DSLR
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.
How Do I Fix My Sony DSLR Camera?
If you see an error message on the screen, use these tips to solve the problem with your Sony DSLR camera.
Best Cameras for Under \$750
Here are the best fixed-lens cameras, DSLR cameras, and DIL cameras for less than $750.
Tips to Fix Problems with Your Olympus Camera
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.
Tips to Safely Packing Your Camera for Travel
One thing hobbyist photographers and serious photographers have in common: When traveling, neither would ever think of leaving their photography equipment at home. Traveling provides a great opportunity for capturing memorable photos. Avoid causing damage to your photography equipment when traveling.
How to Find a Camera With Fast Shutter Speeds
This basic photography question deals with finding a camera with fast shutter speed.
How to Use Perspective in Your Photography
Perspective in photography refers to the dimension of objects and the spatial relationship between them.
Our Guide to Buying DSLR Camera Lenses
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.
Don't Let Cold Weather Ruin Your Camera
Some cold weather problems can cause temporary issues for the camera, while others can cause more permanent damage. Use these tips for improving your camera’s performance when shooting photos in extreme cold.
Best Shooting Angles for Odd Looking Photos
You can greatly change the look of the scene by simply aiming the camera at a completely different angle. Try these tips for using odd camera angles.
Troubleshooting Memory Cards
If you ever experience a problem with your camera's memory card, it can be a frightening feeling. Use these tips to troubleshoot your memory card.
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.
Five Best TIps for 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.
Learn to Fix This Especially Tough Nikon Camera...
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.
Tips to Fix Common Camera Lens Error Messages
These tips can help you deal with digital camera lens error messages and help you to troubleshoot camera lens problems.
What Is Gamma?
Gamma is a non-linear operation used to code and decode brightness values in still and moving imagery. It is applicable in photographic terms when we want to view images on computer monitors.
How Do I Fix My Olympus Mirrorless Camera?
Even though it can be frustrating to see an error message on your Olympus mirrorless camera, at least the error message provides a clue for you.
12 Best Mirrorless Cameras
Here are some of the best mirrorless cameras on the market today. These cameras have interchangeable lenses and thin bodies.
Troubleshooting Underwater Cameras
Even underwater cameras can suffer damage from water, should the camera case leak. Use these tips to avoid problems with water damage for your underwater camera
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.
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.
Long Lasting Camera Batteries
Losing digital camera battery power is a frustrating problem to have, especially if your
Print Photos Directly From a Camera
With some digital cameras, you must download photos to a computer before you can print them. However, more and more newer cameras allow you to print directly from the camera, which can be a handy option.
GE X2600 Review
A large optical zoom lens in a sub-$200 price point makes the GE X2600 digital camera an appealing option for beginning photographers.
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?
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.
How Do I Avoid Glare Spots in My Photos?
Flash overexposure can lead to glare spots and a loss of detail in your photographs, so use these tips to ensure that you avoid flash overexposure.
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.
Best Full Frame DSLRs
If you're serious about photography, these are the cameras to consider. Here are the best full frame cameras on the market.
Samsung Galaxy Note 3 Review
The large touchscreen LCD on the Samsung Galaxy Note 3 will grab your attention initially, but the camera included with this smartphone will be the reason why you will enjoy shooting photos with this device.
Tips for Finding 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.
Best New Samsung Cameras
Samsung also has begun releasing DIL models that use interchangeable lenses shown in this list of the best new Samsung cameras.
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.
The Top 5 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!
Digital Camera and Photography Free Online...
Digital cameras aren't so easy to buy, and they aren't too simple to use either. Invest a minute or two a day into learning, though, and you'll soon be a master. Here are some free online e-mail courses for buying and using your digital camera.
Digital Camera Safety
Damage to the electrical components or accessories with a digital camera could lead to fire or to a malfunctioning or broken camera. Use these tips to properly maintain, use, and protect your digital camera.
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.
Which Camera Should You Take on Vacation?
Not every camera is great for every type of vacation. Use these tips to figure out which type of camera to take, depending on your vacation plans.
What Does "DSLR" Stand For?
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.
Understanding Buffering in Digital Photography
When you press the shutter button and record an image, a DSLR camera's sensor is exposed to light, and the sensor captures image data. This data is then processed in the camera, and written to the storage card. To help speed up this process, DSLRs contain a camera buffer.
Troubleshoot SDHC Memory Cards
You may experience problems with your SDHC memory cards from time to time that don't result in any easy-to-follow clues as to the problem.
What Features Will Cameras of the Future Boast?
Digital cameras are always changing, adding new features and improving old ones. At the first CP+ photo tradeshow, the CIPA make predictions on what the
Canon EOS Rebel T3i Review
Only a year after the release of the Canon EOS Rebel T2i, here is its replacement -- the T3i. The T3i keeps the 18 megapixels and ISO range of its predecessor, so there is no difference in image quality. What the T3i does have is a variety of interesting new features designed to tempt new users into buying a DSLR.
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.
Improve Your Flash Photography with These...
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.
What Is Focal Length?
When shooting with any type of camera, but especially a DSLR camera, it's important to answer the question: What is focal length? Focal length is the distance from a lens to its point of focus.
Tips for Shooting Action Photos with Your DSLR
Capturing moving subjects with pin-sharp images that are well composed requires a certain degree of know-how. Here are some tips that will help make your action shots look truly professional.
10 Tips for Protecting Your Digital Camera...
When traveling with your digital camera, you can make use of it to help you through a variety of potential problems that may occur. Here are some tips for making the most of your digital camera's capabilities for travel photography.
Should I Repair My Camera?
Deciding when and if to send in a digital camera for repair isn't as easy as it sounds. You have several different things to consider as you make the decision about repairing a camera versus cutting your losses and purchasing a new camera.
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.
Keeping Safe With a Camera
As with any type of consumer electronics device, a digital camera requires some safety precautions to ensure that it will work correctly and safely for you. The last thing you want is to operate the camera in a manner that could leave you with an injury.
Best New Panasonic Cameras
Pansonic has an interesting line of and point and shoot cameras with cool features, and the company's recent small DIL models are great additions to the Panasonic lineup.
Best Macro Photo Lighting Tips
Use these tips to find the proper equipment for creating the best lighting for macro photographs!
Top Gifts to Give to That Photographer in Your...
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.
Geotagging Cameras
Geotagging has become a popular aspect of photography, allowing you to mark the locations of your photos as they're shot, but it can be a little tricky to use.
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.
Digital Camera Tips: Digital Camera FAQ
One way to enjoy your camera more is by learning the basics. Try these digital camera tips and read through these answers to common camera questions in the digital camera FAQ to gain more enjoyment from your digital camera.
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.
Best DSLR and Mirrorless Cameras Under a...
Here are the best DSLR and DIL cameras for less than $1,000.
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.
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.
Learn How to Use a Circular Polarizer Filter
Circular polarizing filters come with two rings, and you simply twist the front ring to activate polarization. You'll know when you've achieved polarization by reflections disappearing, or when the contrast between blue sky and clouds increases.
What Is the Mode Dial?
The mode dial is one of the most important parts of a camera, giving you access to the shooting modes, but it helps to know what each icon means to achieve the best results when shooting.
Learn How to Use Your Camera: Initial Setup
Avoid camera problems by learning how to use your camera correctly from the time you take it out of the box. With these step-by-step instructions, you'll learn how to properly perform the initial setup procedures, such as charging the batteries for the first time and correctly inserting memory cards.
Oh No, I Dropped My Digital Camera! What Do I...
A dropped digital camera can cause a sickening feeling. Before panicking, however, try these quick tips to fix a minor problem.
HTC One Review
The HTC One (M7) smartphone camera records good photos, while the camera's high quality touch screen display makes this model extremely easy to use.
How Can I Find Trustworthy Digital Camera Repair?
This camera buying question deals with advice on helping you find a trustworthy digital camera repair center.
What are Effective Pixels?
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How Do I Fix My USB Drive?
If you use a USB flash drive to store and carry photos, you can use the tips listed here to help you troubleshoot a USB flash drive if any problems occur.
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.
What Is Automatic Exposure?
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 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.
Review: Nikon's (Mostly) Affordable D5300
The Nikon D5300 DSLR camera has all of the great photography features that you'd expect to find in a mid-range DSLR camera, and Nikon has also included some of the hottest extra features currently found in the digital camera market, such as built-in Wi-Fi and an articulated LCD. It's well worth considering as a first DSLR model.
Camera Lens Fungus
Lens fungus is one of those camera problems that you may not have heard about much, but, depending on the climate in your location, it could be a problem with which you should learn about ... and learn how to clean!
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.

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