To really appreciate the power of your digital camera, you have to plug it into a computer. This is where you turn average photos into a great ones, create glorious prints that used to take days to return from the photo lab, make digital slideshows that rival professional presentations, paste together video snippets into short movies, and even add voice and music to your images.

In this chapter, you will learn how to harness the creative power that flows from camera to computer via the USB cable connected to your PC.