Beginner Photography Guide is About Making Photography Simple and Fun.


We’ll help you:

Make sense of your camera with easy to understand content.

Camera mode dial in the auto setting.

EXAMPLE: Auto Mode Dial setting.





Show you how to take photos you’ll be proud of with a few quick and simple tips.

A Canada goose comes in to land as an example of a fast shutter speed.

EXAMPLE: A faster shutter speed 1/1600 sec., and f/6.3 ISO 800.








There’s lots more to come!

We’re introducing new features as we re-build this website and support you in your photography experience.

If you haven’t checked it out yet and it’s new… Wiki Definitions.

Simply click on Photography Wiki in the Menu or sub-menus.


Lens information indicating specific range information

EXAMPLE: Lens information; focal length and aperture.

Histogram graph information and image capture information on LCD Monitor.

EXAMPLE: Histogram graph information and image capture information.








Behind the scenes we are working on:

"New: GraphicImproved Wiki navigation with additional definitions

  • New and edited content
  • Start Here series to help you navigate your way through understanding your camera and how to begin taking better pictures, easily
  • Free tips and “how to” help which you can download and print as a handy reference
  • Future courses and how to videos
  • Newsletters


Owl closeup

Example: Owl composition “fill the frame.”

Purple flower

DEMO: Macro & shallow depth of field; with blurred background.

Meanwhile, take a look at our newly-designed Wiki!

If there’s a term or a topic you would like to see added to Wiki Definitions, or addressed on this website, we’d love to hear from you!

Please drop us a note with your questions or comments, and let us know how we can help.

Please rest assured that all is being done to complete the transition as quickly as possible but at times it’s frustratingly slow and a few hiccups show up along the way.

Thank you for your understanding and patience! We look forward to hearing how we can help you.