The Ultimate Beginner’s Guide to Photography
Camera phones are used by millions of people across the world and have introduced countless people to the hobby of photography. So, if you do opt to stick with your smartphone, I want to help you take advantage of its full capabilities.
Next, I turn to DSLR cameras, offering specific advice on using a DSLR and understanding all of its settings and capabilities. This guide (most of which also applies to mirrorless/MILC camera models) defines common terminology, explains the major factors that go into creating your image (aperture, shutter speed, ISO), describes the modes available on most cameras, and goes through different types of lenses.
At the end of this guide, I cover the artistic and creative side of photography, such as photo composition and tips for specialties such as landscape photography. And finally, I’ll briefly talk about post-processing. These final sections are useful no matter what kind of camera you have