blackhole- digital photography on the web
Probably the best way to learn about using your digital camera is by visiting digital photography discussion sites
. These communities of digital camera enthusiasts have grown by leaps and bounds over the past five years.
You can find discussion sites geared towards amateurs, mid-level digital photographers, and professionals
. The only trouble may be finding the time to read them all.
For beginning digital photographers
, heavily-used sites such as Digital Photographers Review
) and Photography-on-the-Net
) are good place to start.
Each has forum categories appropriate for posting questions about learning how to use your digital camera
, and each is frequented by enough people
so that getting an answer to your questions does not involve a lot of waiting.
Those put off by the sheer size of he largest discussion sites have good options as well.
Digital photography discussion sites such as PhotoCamel.com
) and Fred Miranda Forums
) cater to those who want more of a close-knit community atmosphere.
PhotoCamel.com bills itself as “your friendly photo community
” and its crew of enthusiasts are generally eager to help
. While Fred Miranda is so heavily moderated
that those who post stay on topic and remain courteous.
The veteran Photo.net
) is a mainstay in the bookmark list of many digital photographers. Its forum are somewhat outdated in format, but it continues to draw professional photographers from around the world
, as does the pro-oriented Robgalbraith.com
-digital photography on the web