Chosen in 2006 as one of the Best Photo/Digital Books of the Year by Shutterbug Magazine
It’s ...an indispensable guide for anybody who wants to learn the nuts and bolts of digital photography from optics to the best explanation of noise you will read anywhere....This may sound like dry stuff, but Ron White’s tightly written prose and [Tim] Downs’ illustrations make it fun. If you want to learn how digital photography works, get this book.
This book is well written and loaded with great illustrations that get you inside the mechanics of the digital camera. It is clear enough for the hobbyist and detailed enough for a scientist. The graphics really tell the story. You can ...