Memory card is purchased (and at a bargain price too – thanks The Good Guys). I drove to Queens Gardens and then to The Strand to try out the camera. Just a sample:
So, they’re not great. Nothing more exceptional than usual. But it is the middle of the day – never my favourite time to take photos. I think I have to resign myself to the fact that I’m a very average photographer. But that may change. I’m going to look into photography courses very soon.
I still don’t know how to do what I want with the camera, like using manual mode. I suppose there is a reason why the camera comes with an instruction book. Maybe I should think about reading that.