This guide is intended for the complete beginner in photography who has only used auto mode
on the camera and maybe hasn't even mastered that yet. People with more experience may gain
something by skimming through the pages. If you are an expert you will find little of use but
you are welcome to feedback any ideas for improvement.
There are 6 topics in all, but only the first two are prepared as yet. There are many
tutorials on the web and my aim is to supplement these by explaining why things are done in certain
ways, rather than just state rules. While on rules, there are several of these in photography,
they are stated as rules and should be treated as such by the novice. However, for the more
experienced they are only guidelines to good practice. As you gain experience you will learn
when you can break the rules, basically when it improves the picture.