I always direct anyone asking me about my camera (and how to use it) to this site. Its all explained so simply, and taught me how to start using my DSLR. My sister printed it out and keeps it as a reference in her camera bag. Great idea!
Elmo Lens Friend. Also called Shutter Buddies. Great gift for that photographer person in your family. No tutorial needed, just a scrunchy hair-elastic with felt shapes and buttons attached. Make a blue one that looks like Cookie Monster. A bright yellow one for Big Bird.