Taking pictures, says author Michael Guncheon, should be a little bit of magic and a whole lot of fun. Grab this book and your Canon PowerShot and go make it happen! Work through the Quick Tour to get familiar with your camera's settings, menus, and operation, then delve into the details that turn snapshots into great photographs. Get tips and advice for taking super shots in dozens of situations, then learn the best ways to download, edit, and print your pictures — and enjoy it all.
Learn your way around your G, S, TX, A, or SD-series camera
Understand how and when to use manual settings for greater control
Discover how to tell a story with your photos
Capture great shots of children and pets, architecture, sunsets, night scenes, products, and more
Explore your Canon PowerShot's video capability
"...makes good use of accessible non-technical language throughout." (Business Network, August 2008)