The Cengage Complete Digital Photography Tech Book (7th Edition) by Ben Long, provides you with an informative and practical guide to photography in the 21st century. Cameras are more complicated these days than in the days of film and photomats. Long takes you through every step of the process from shooting to post-production so you can finally free your memories from their digital prison. With an easy-to-understand style, the author starts with the basic fundamentals of photography, like composition and exposure. He also provides insight on the right equipment for your shooting needs. When it comes to post-production, the sixth edition features new material about Photoshop CS5, Camera RAW, Micro Four Thirds cameras and post-production. Tutorials and exercises can be found throughout the book to help you practice what you read about.