These days a camera seems to come as a free accessory to just about every electronic device available and it would see that just about everyone on the planet must have one.If you own a mobile phone then there's every chance that it already comes with a neat little picture taking device installed in it. Whilst the mobile phone camera is not the best means for taking snaps they still provide a reasonable enough quality of picture for giving to friends and family. If you are seeking something with greater resolution than a mobile image, then there is a larger number of makes available for every camera enthusiast, from digital cameras, slr digitals, instamatix, point-and-shoot and much more. A Red camera seems to be high on people's shopping list these days. Regardless of what your color or choice of camera make may be, there is no doubt that the camera is increasing popularity among all ages. It's a good idea to make time to read the instruction booklet that comes with your camera to make the best use of it. The instruction booklet that comes with your camera will provide most of the best tips and advice for taking better and cooler pictures so make time to read throught it. If you intend to be extremely adventurous with your camera then be sure to seek out whether there is more accessories on offer for improving on the various types of pictures you would intend to take. There are a variety of types of lenses available for photographers who intend on photographing anything from panoramic to wide angled pictures. Here is a brief rundown on the different types of camera that you might want to acquire: SLR Camera (Single Lens Reflex) - this camera utilises a semi-automatic moving mirror that allows you to see what you will be snapping for a brief delay time before it takes the picture. Digital Camera - This camera can take moving pictures or stills and digitally records them on an electronic image sensor. Point and shoot - these cameras are designed for simple operation and usually have built in flash and auto-focus and shutter speeds. Digital SLR - this type of camera combines the technologies and abilities of the Digital and SLR camera and can take stills or movies. Times have moved on over time since the times of the standard black camera and today in the digital age most cameras should come in a multitude of unusual models and colors with the most common colors typically being black, red, silver or blue. If you fancy a nice red camera though then you are joining an rising amount of camera buffs who are getting hold of one. Additional Resources: Red Camera Enthusiasts Software Engineer and IT Consultant. I enjoy programming and playing around with new software, also enjoy online chess!