These days, you can use your mobile phone to take basic snapshots. So why buy a digital camera? In this article, we’ll highlight some of the useful high-tech features and shooting modes offered by contemporary digital cameras, and help you decide which options will make a big difference when you need more flexibility and higher image quality than a mobile device can provide.
The Woman of Willendorf (a.k.a. the Venus of Willendorf), an 11 cm (4.3 in) high statuette of a female figure estimated to have been made between 24,000-22,000 BCE. Several similar statuettes have been discovered from this time period. Their purpose is unknown, although it has been speculated they may be fertility symbols or possibly self-portraits.