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The Panasonic Lumix DMC-G2 by Carol F. Roullard, Brian Matsumoto Ph.D

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Chapter 2. Basic Photographic Ideas and External Buttons

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Introduction: Basic Photographic Ideas and External Buttons

The Panasonic G2 camera comes with a 200+ page manual listing scores of menu commands and options. Considering that recording a picture involves only two operations—focusing an image onto the camera’s sensor and providing it with enough light to ensure that the image is recorded—having scores of command and option selections seems incongruous. This anomaly is explained by the multitude of technical and artistic controls that enable you to apply your own interpretation of the subject. The many menu commands reflect the diversity of ...

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