Best Sony Books and Camera Guides

1. Magic Lantern Guides: Sony a230/a330/a380 Multimedia Workshop

by Lark Books

This is a complete class in digital photography with a D-SLR camera - one that enables readers to learn the essentials at their own pace, in the comfort in their own home. The attractive package includes: an authoritative DVD guide made just for this specific model. Created by photographers for photographers, it covers specific camera features and functions. The format allows viewers to navigate easily between different topics and review chapters any time…»

2. David Busch's Sony Alpha DSLR-A380/A330/A230 Guide to Digital SLR Photography

by David D. Busch

"David Busch's Sony Alpha DSLR-A380/A330/A230 Guide to Digital SLR Photography" is perfect for those new to digital photography or those who just want to make sure they get the most out of their Sony Alpha DSLR-A380/A330/A230. The book is a complete guide to this digital SLR camera, including how to utilize the 10.2 megapixel sensors (14 megapixels in the dSLR-A380), Live View, and automatic dust removal, as well as the HDTV connections and improved image…»

3. Magic Lantern Guides: Sony a500/a550

by Peter K. Burian

- Offers a tiltable 3-inch LCD that displays fastest possible autofocus in Live View mode due to phase detection AF system: a Sony exclusive! - Peter K. Burian is a stock photographer who is represented by three agencies and has written more than a dozen Magic Lantern Guides»

4. David Busch's Sony Alpha DSLR-A350/A300/A200 Guide

by David D. Busch

The Sony Alpha DSLR-A350, A300, and A200 are loaded with the best features of more advanced digital SLR cameras, in easy-to-use models perfect for budding photographers. As the new owner of a Sony Alpha, you are serious about photography and want to take outstanding pictures. You also want to quickly and easily discover how, when, and why to use the most important features of your cuttingedge camera. David BuschâÄôs Sony Alpha DSLR-A350/A300/A200 Guide to…»

5. Magic Lantern Guides: SONY DSLR A900

by Peter K. Burian

- The A900 is Sony's long-awaited flagship DSLR, with high resolution, a brilliant viewfinder, and many other much-coveted features - Author Peter K. Burian has followed the evolution of this "Alpha" series from its inception, and brings this expertise to his complete, in-depth discussion the system»

6. Magic Lantern Guides: Sony DSLR A700

by Peter K. Burian

Anyone who buys this superb Sony semi-professional camera will want to try out every one of its awesome features. The 12.24 MP ExmorâÑ¢ APS-C size CMOS imager, with on-chip noise-canceling before and after A/D conversion, provides over 12 million pixels. A Dynamic Range Optimizer with Advanced Auto mode allows you to select any of 5 dynamic range optimization (DRO) correction levels; Super SteadyShot® Image Stabilization has built-in technology that moves…»

7. Sony A230, A330 & A380: Series: The Expanded Guide Series

by David Taylor

Written by experts, "Ammonite's Expanded Guides" cover all the capabilities of each featured camera. Jargon free and in full-colour, this title covers Sony's A230, A330, & A380 DSLR cameras. The A230 is one of the lightest DSLRs on the market, and features an APS-C sized image sensor and in-body image stabilisation. Fewer buttons and an interface on the 2.7-inch LCD screen offers a choice of six Scene Selection modes. The A330 and A380's LCD screen tilts…»

8. Magic Lantern Guides: Sony DSLR A100

by Peter K. Burian

A guide to what is expected to be a top-selling camera in 2007! The Sony A100 is the first digital single-lens-reflex camera from the manufacturer of the worldâÄôs best-selling digital cameras. It has Super SteadyShotâÑ¢ anti-shake image stabilization, and sports a 10 megapixel APS-C CCD with anti-dust sensor cleaning technology; a Minolta A lens mount; and eyestart autofocusâÄîto name the more notable of many innovative features. »

9. Sony A300/A350: Focal Digital Camera guides

by Shawn Barnett

Focal Digital Camera Guides: Sony A300/A350 Just bought a Sony A300 or A350 and looking to combine practical know-how with inspiration? This one-stop, easy-to-read guide covers all the basic functions of the camera, and everything beyond. For the basics, turn to the quick start guide, which will get you up and running in five minutes. For an understanding of your camera's many controls and features, check out the section called "The Camera." If all you…»

10. Magic Lantern Guides: SONY DSLR A200

by Peter K. Burian

Sony has something for beginning photographers, or those just going digital: an excellent entry-level D-SLR with a 10.2MP sensor, High ISO sensitivity range to 3200, and High ISO Noise Reduction technology. The 40-segment honeycomb, with its spot and center-weighted metering systems, offers outstanding exposure accuracy. And the Super SteadyShot® image stabilization systems increase a noviceâÄôs ability to achieve quality photos. Newcomers eager to master…»

11. Magic Lantern Guides: SONY DSLR A300/A350

by Peter K. Burian

Meet the A300 and A350âÄîthe two newest cameras in SonyâÄôs beginner-friendly âÄúAâÄù series. TheyâÄôre alike except for sensor resolution (the 350 has the highest available in any consumer model), and are perfect for anyone ready to move up from point-and-shoot cameras. ThatâÄôs because they actually allow photographers to view the scene in front of them on the LCD monitor prior to shooting. Owners will look to this guide to find out how to use the Live Preview with…»

12. Sony A500 & A550

by David Taylor

This is the perfect reference to help maximise the potential of Sony's A500 & A550 cameras for keen enthusiasts/amateurs and semi-professionals. It has perfect camera-bag size and includes a quick reference guide - great for on the go! This is the latest in the highly successful "The Expanded Guide" series, from a UK author. Written by expert photographers, "Ammonite's The Expanded Guides" explain each featured camera in complete detail, providing a…»

13. Magic Lantern Guides: SONY DSLR A100 Multimedia Workshop

by Lark Books

Magic Lantern GuidesMultimedia WorkshopsThe worldâÄôs best photographic package! Magic Lantern Guides and DVDs have always provided the very best, most in-depth coverage of a cameraâÄôs ins-and-outs. Now, thereâÄôs even more âÄúmagicâÄù on the market for photographers: the MAGIC LANTERN MULTIMEDIA WORKSHOP. ItâÄôs a complete class in digital photography with a D-SLR cameraâÄîone that enables you to learn the essentials at your own pace, in the comfort in your own home.…»