Oâ€™Reilly announces that the new guide, The Canon EOS Digital Rebel XS/1000D Companion by Ben Long, is now available for $25. The 288-page handy guide serves as a full-on photography class built specifically around the XS.
â€œBy the time you’re done with this book, you’ll not only know how all the XS’s controls function, but you’ll also know how to recognize a good photo and how to use the XS’s controls to represent that subject as a compelling image,â€ writes Ben in the preface of The Canon EOS Digital Rebel XS 1000D Companion .
With this book you’ll learn how to:
â€¢ Take creative control and go beyond automatic settings
â€¢ Learn the basic rules of composition
â€¢ Capture decisive moments, including fast-moving objects
â€¢ Discover ways to use a flash indoors and outdoors
â€¢ Learn about different lenses, and the best time to use them
â€¢ Understand the options for shooting RAW, and whether it’s right for you.