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This section focuses on the category of Digital Cameras. Use the menu above to select a different category. You can find some more related information in the category on Digital Photography.Taking Better Digital Photos With Auto Settings Part 1: Autoexposure
Using the auto mode on a digital camera gives you a point
and shoot camera that allows you to concentrate on the
subject while the camera makes the necessary settings to
give you a well exposed and properly focused image.
But like most automatic features, knowing how they function
will help you keep the camera from getting fooled in those
special situations that often yield the most dramatic
photos: including when your subject is backlit or
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Using the auto mode on a digital camera gives you a point and shoot camera that allows you to concentrate on the subject while the camera makes the necessary settings to give you a well exposed and properly focused image. But like most automatic features...Using Light in Photography Techniques
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