David Busch's Sony Alpha DSLR-A390 A290 Guide to Digital by David D. Busch

By David D. Busch

DAVID BUSCH'S SONY ALPHA DSLR-A390/290 consultant TO electronic SLR images indicates you the way, while, and why to exploit all of the cool gains, controls, and features of Sony's latest complex electronic SLR cameras to take nice pictures of something. notwithstanding smaller in dimension than their predecessors, the A390 and A290 boast a strong function set together with 14.2 megapixels of answer and blazing quick computerized concentration, and the A390 deals cool new gains just like the real-time preview approach referred to as stay View, in addition to notable new good points together with help for SD playing cards, HDTV connections, and better photograph caliber. you will find out how, while, and, most significantly, why to exploit all of the cool beneficial properties and services of your digicam to take eye-popping photos. Introductory chapters can help you get happy with the fundamentals of your digicam, and lovely, full-color pictures illustrate the place the fundamental buttons and dials are, and information and methods that may be utilized to any kind of images can help you are taking greater images along with your new digital camera. This ebook will express discriminating electronic photographers tips on how to maximize your camera's functions so you are going to quick find out how to use your new Sony Alpha, and use it good.

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10 Exposure compensation Exposure Value scale ISO settings Flash exposure compensation D-Range Optimizer White balance Autofocus Battery mode status Autofocus area Image quality Metering mode Image size/ Aspect ratio Memory card Creative Style Remaining exposures ■ Drive button. Press this button to produce a screen that allows choosing a Drive mode. 7 increments selected with the left/right keys); and Remote Commander shooting (either immediately or after a two-second delay) when using the optional RMTDSLR1 Wireless Remote Commander.

In the other Semiautomatic and Manual modes, you can allow the camera to select the focus point automatically, or you can specify which focus point should be used. You can specify which of the nine focus points the Sony dSLR uses to calculate correct focus, or allow the camera to select the point for you. 16, and also described in Chapter 5. Press the Fn button (just to the upper right of the LCD), navigate to the AF area selection, press the controller button, and select one of these three choices.

1 So, if you’re wondering what the Fn button does, I’ll tell you the basics up front, rather than have you flip to page 1,581. This book is not a scavenger hunt. But after I explain how to use the ISO button to change the sensitivity of the Alpha, I will provide a crossreference to a longer explanation later in the book that clarifies noise reduction, ISO, and its effects on exposure. I’ve had some readers write me and complain about even my minimized cross-reference approach; they’d like to open the book to one page and read everything there is to know about bracketing, for example.

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