320 Pages - Paperback"David Busch's Sony ALPHA DSLR-A390/290 Guide to Digital SLR Photography" shows you how, when, and why to use all the cool features, controls, and functions of Sony's newest advanced digital SLR cameras to take great photographs of anything. Though smaller in size than their predecessors, the A390 and A290 boast a robust feature set including 14.2 megapixels of resolution and blazing fast automatic focus, and the A390 offers cool new features like the real-time preview system called Live View, as well as amazing new features including support for SD cards, HDTV connections, and improved image quality. 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, and beautiful, full-color images illustrate where the essential buttons and dials are, and tips and techniques that can be applied to any type of photography will help you take better pictures with your new camera. This book will show discriminating digital photographers how to maximize your camera's capabilities so you'll quickly learn how to use your new Sony Alpha, and use it well.Table of ContentsIntroduction.1. Shooting Your First Sony Alpha DSLR-A390/A290 Picture.2. The Sony Alpha DSLR-A390/A290 Roadmap.3. Setting Up Your Sony Alpha DSLR-A390/A290.4. Optimizing Exposure.5. Advanced Techniques.6. Working with Lenses.7. Working with Light.8. Downloading and Editing.9. Troubleshooting Your Sony Alpha DSLR-A390/A290.Glossary.Index.