When I purchase a new camera and rip open the package, the technical geek inside me wants to learn about every feature by going straight to the manual and diving in. The creative side of me, however, simply wants to dive into capturing amazing images. Sound familiar? This chapter will tell you what you need to know to satisfy both your technical and creative sides: simple explanations of the camera settings and features you need to create stunning images. Whether you’re just starting out with your camera, already accomplished, or somewhere in between, you’ll find tips to help you.