This unique manual is better than the manual that comes with your
camera in several important ways:
It's organized according to efficient workflow, so you can get the most out
of your Sony A100 quickly and with the least amount of bother.
You can find what you're looking for interactively: by using the interactive
Table of Contents, choosing one of the questions in the Quick Answers
section, or by following any of the convenient links we've placed throughout
It's not a book (unless you want it to be). It's a PDF that you can read on
your computer or on a PDA that fits into your camera bag. It is laid out on
an 8.5 x 11-inch "page" so if you want to print, you won't have to waste
paper or spend time configuring your printer.
Because it's a PDF, you can find subjects you're looking for by searching
electronically. Typing Cmd/Ctrl-F brings up the familiar search dialog. So all
you have to do to jump straight to all the references to a particular part or
feature is to enter its name. (No reliance on a mindreading indexer.)
The PDF is photographically illustrated so you can see exactly which
combination of buttons, knobs, wheels, and menu choices will help you
make the magic you are hoping for.
In addition to teaching technically correct procedures, this document
offers valuable hints for taking photographs in some of the toughest