First time camera owner? You've come to the right place! Here you'll find a few primers to help you get started and make the most of your new camera.

A beginner’s guide to memory cards

In this guide, we'll provide an overview of the various kinds of memory cards, and explain how to understand their speeds and ratings.

Intro to drones part 2: How to choose your first drone

Not sure how to choose your first drone? In this article, the second of a 3-part series, we discuss what factors you should consider when deciding what drone is right for you.

Intro to drones part 1: Drone basics

Unsure of how to get started with drone photography? In this article, the first of a three-part series, we walk you through the basics of a drone system.

Electronic shutter, rolling shutter and flash: what you need to know

Whether you're syncing a flash, wondering why banding is appearing in your image or getting strange images from your camera's silent shutter mode, the way your shutter works has a role to play. Here's what happens when you press the shutter button.

Just added: New product overview videos and getting started guides

Shopping for a new camera? Or just looking for some advice about how to use your current model? We've been working on a series of product overview videos for a couple of years, and we've just added a bunch of informational videos to our YouTube channel. Read more

Buying a second lens: what lens should I buy next?

So you just bought your first interchangeable lens camera? Congratulations! Now it's time to add another lens to your arsenal. Read more

So you got a brand new camera? Here's what you need next

Are you the proud owner of a shiny new camera? Congratulations! Here are a few other things you may want to acquire to get the most out of your new photographic companion. Read more

Fresh out of the box: getting started with your first interchangeable lens camera

We're not all experts. In this article, we offer a quick primer for the first-time interchangeable lens camera buyer, covering the very basics.