Welcome to the Canon EOS Rebel XS/1000D, the most advanced entry-level digital SLR camera Canon has ever offered. David Busch's Canon EOS Rebel XS/1000D Guide to Digital SLR Photography will show you how to make the most of your camera's robust feature set, including 10 megapixel resolution, blazing fast automatic focus, and the real-time preview system Live View, to take outstanding photos. You'll learn how, when, and, most importantly, why to use all the cool features and functions of your camera to take eye-popping photographs. Introductory chapters will help you get comfortable with the basics of your camera before you dive right into exploring creative ways to apply the Canon EOS Rebel XS/1000D's exposure modes, focus controls, and electronic flash options. This book is chock full of hands-on tips for choosing lenses, flash units, and software products to use with your new camera. Beautiful, fullcolor images illustrate where the essential buttons and dials are, so you'll quickly learn how to use your Canon EOS Rebel XS/1000D, and use it well.