Did you get a new camera for Christmas? Are you intimidated and unsure of how to start? If you are new to a DSLR, it can be VERY overwhelming at first! There is SO much to read and learn! Today I am here to help you navigate the muddy waters of learning a new camera and point you in the direction of some great tutorials and resources!
Photography 101: Learn about aperture, white balance, focal points, and a few other important tidbits!
A Quick Guide to to Understanding your DSLR: Want a crash course so you can get busy taking photos? This is the article for you! This is a great guide for getting out of automatic mode and into Aperture Priority or Shutter Priority mode. This article will boost your confidence and have you behind the lens in no time!
Click it up a Notch: This is a fantastic website full of tutorials. If you want some extra goodies, subscribe to her blog!
What Lens Should I Choose from Kevin and Amanda: This post is a great starting point when you want to look into other lens options. Complete with sample photos and explanations of all the numbers and meaning behind them. It also tells what sort of situations certain lenses are best for, which is a great guideline!
This is a great chart for learning Manual mode. Print it off and carry it in your camera bag if you need some help while you are out taking photos!
No matter where you start, these articles and helpful tutorials will have you taking beautiful photos in no time, as well as helping you make the most of your new camera! For other articles and beautiful inspiration, follow this Pinterest board!
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