Get the most from your new Canon camera the fun and easy way®!
It's a great camera, but if you're new to SLRs, the EOS Rebel XS/1000D might be just a bit intimidating. This book comes to the rescue with plain-English explanations of all the controls and menus, easy techniques to help you solve common picture problems, and plenty of advice to give you the confidence you need to start shooting fantastic photos.
Enjoy great results from the get-go — take advantage of special automatic modes to quickly improve your photos
Learn the lingo — master all the confusing digital photography terminology from file formats to f-stops
Expose your creativity — explore advanced shooting modes to manipulate exposure, color, and focus like a pro
Go live — discover when and how to best use your camera's Live View feature
Share your favorites — get step-by-step help to download, print, and share photos online with Canon's free software
Open the book and find:
How to shoot beautiful portraits
Creative tips for capturing action, scenic vistas, and close-ups
Ten speedy retouching tricks
What P, Tv, Av, M, and A-DEP modes do
How to solve focus and exposure problems
What "noise" is and how to avoid it
Easy ways to organize your photos using Canon ZoomBrowser EX/ImageBrowser