This book is a valuable resource that will help budding photographers learn more about their PEN E-PL1 .' ( PhotographyBlog.com, 16th August 2010).
From the Back Cover
Unpack big photo power from this little camera and show off your creativity!
The Olympus PEN E-PL1 offers the tools to capture great photos in automatic mode, or you can take full control of the camera's settings, switch lenses, and shoot like the pros. This friendly, full-color guide helps you get great photos whether you're shooting a kids' birthday party, capturing HD movies, or creating a photo worthy of framing.
Go live — explore the Live Guide feature and make creative adjustments in color, focus, and brightness before you shoot
Make friends with your lens — get acquainted with the kit lens and learn your way around the Micro Four Thirds lens system
Stop and go action — learn to switch instantly from shooting stills to movies and back again
Save, print, and share — protect images you want, delete those you don't, transfer photos to your PC, and prepare them for e-mail or printing
Take control — explore manual settings and master exposure, color, and depth of field
Open the book and find:
Insight into controlling the exposure trio: f-stop, shutter speed, and ISO
How to use "almost automatic" modes like iAuto
Ways to add special effects in ART mode
Tips for shooting memorable landscapes
Steps for capturing portraits, close-ups, and action shots
Secrets for overriding auto-exposure
Cool ways to control color
How to make audio notes on still images
Understand and use all the camera'scontrols
Manipulate focus, color, and exposure for great shots in any setting
Expand your creativity with special-purpose features
IN FULL COLOR!