Whether you're a beginning photographer or a picture-snapping pro, you've probably experienced that magical moment when everything aligns and you capture that perfect photo. While some aspects of photography do seem reliant on fate (or at least on your child's willingness to look at the camera), there are countless ways to take take control of your camera and get that perfect shot time after time. Knowing the modes and settings to use in every situation is a great place to start.
This handy Camera Modes and Settings Cheat Sheet gives you a list of modes and settings you can print and carry in your camera bag and refer to any time. Happy snapping!