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David Busch’s Canon® EOS Rebel® XS/1000D: Guide to Digital SLR Photography by David D. Busch

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Introduction

Canon has done it again! It’s packaged up many of the most alluring features of its advanced digital SLRs and stuffed them into a compact, highly affordable body called the EOS Rebel XS (known as the EOS 1000D in some countries). Your new camera is loaded with capabilities that few would have expected to find in an “entry-level” dSLR. Indeed, the XS retains the ease of use that smoothes the transition for those new to digital photography. For those just dipping their toes into the digital pond, the experience is warm and inviting. The Rebel XS/1000D isn’t a snapshot camera—it’s a point-and-shoot (if you want to use it in that mode) for the thinking photographer.

Nor will you easily outgrow this camera. It has 10 megapixels of resolution, ...

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