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Canon EOS 40D Guide to Digital Photography by David D. Busch

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Preface

You’ve unpacked your Canon EOS 40D digital SLR. The slim little book included in the box is complete, but it’s difficult to wade through. You know everything you need to know is in there, somewhere, but you don’t know where to start. In addition, the camera manual doesn’t offer much information on photography or digital photography. Nor are you interested in spending hours or days studying a comprehensive book on digital SLR photography that doesn’t necessarily apply directly to your 40D.

All you want at this moment is a guide that explains the purpose and function of the 40D’s basic controls, how you should use them, and why. Ideally, there should be information about file formats, resolution, aperture/priority exposure, and special ...

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