Compact Digital Cameras--What to Look For

by Derrick Story

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Are you in the market for a new compact digital camera, or are you looking at upgrading? Today's digital cameras come fully loaded with lots of bells and whistles, but do you really need lots of advanced features? What are the features that will benefit you the most? Professional photographer and best-selling author, Derrick Story, steps you through the latest features and provides valuable tips on what to look for.

Derrick Story is the author of The Photoshop CS4 Companion for Photographers, The Digital Photography Companion, and Digital Photography Hacks, and coauthor of iPhoto: The Missing Manual, with David Pogue. You can follow him on Twitter or visit

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