Stepping up to a digital SLR can be both exciting and intimidating. This portable guide lets you focus on the excitement. Clear explanations show you how to use every setting and make the most of the 10.2 megapixel CCD image sensor, Super SteadyShot image stabilization, dynamic range optimization, and other top-of-the-line features. With tips and insight for getting dynamite shots in every situation, it's the book you'll want to take along whenever you take pictures.
Set up your camera, use all its features, and review your images
Refresh your knowledge of photography basics — composition, shutter speed, aperture, and lighting
Explore creative suggestions and technical advice for photographing kids, concerts, wildlife, even online auction items
Learn the best ways to download, view, and print your photos
Discover how to maintain your camera in optimum working order
I got my Sony A200 camera several years ago, and have read the manual several times. When I got a used Canon, I got one of David Busch's books for it, and was so impressed with... Read morePublished 14 months ago by Mary Ellen Schramm
An excellent guide for the Alpha 200 with good advice on all aspects of the camera from light to lenses and beyond. Read morePublished 18 months ago by Doug Robinson
My Sony A200 is the first DSLR camera I bought and quickly found out that I had no idea what I was doing. I just kept it on auto mode and snapped pictures. Read morePublished on January 24, 2012 by mfrisky
I bought this book along with several others when converting from film cameras to digital. The book is written with excellent detail with photo examples and it gives you step by... Read morePublished on March 2, 2010 by Diana
An absolute must for anyone who owns this DSLR. The manual that comes with the camera is absolutely useless.
I found the guide to be well written and well organized. Read more
This book is great for any beginning SLR or DSLR photographer. It is more than just a book on the a200, it also provides an excellent overview of photography in general. Read morePublished on March 12, 2009 by M. Kirk