Gold Country Computer Learning Center GCCLC Digital Camera Class 1 Revised, July 2009 Lesson slides Lesson 1 Lesson 2 Lesson 3 Lesson 4 Lesson 1 Introduction to Digital Cameras The Community Center layout Needed by students for this course: Your camera with batteries and memory card
NiMH (Nickel Metal Hydride)
Li-ion (Lithium Ion)
External battery packs
Remove the battery(ies) from your camera.
Are they rechargeable or standard?
Record the information in the chart found in Exercise 1-1.
Replace the battery(ies).Camera Standard FeaturesBatteries
Source: Olympus MP = mega pixel
But experiment for effect!Zoom Lens Effects
Wide Angle – 0.5x
Normal – 1x
Zoom – 3x
Zoom – 8x
“Buddy up” with person next to you
Note: some cameras have a “Night Flash” mode that applies flash to what is close and extends exposure for what is far