Back to basics

The information in this column is intended to assist digital camera users, and attempts to look at those items that are common on all digital camera’s such as point-and-shoot, DSLR’s, mirror- less, and yes, even your cell phone.

Understanding the primary functions of your camera will enable you to improve your results.

Anybody can pick up a camera and take a snapshot of something, but consider the word “snapshot” and its implications. It suggests that there was almost no thought other than “snap” the picture and move on. I suggest that understanding what your camera is capable of doing takes you to the next level and will give your images that “wow” factor.