Originally Posted by Brian SD
I don't understand why anyone buys an SLR and leaves it on automatic mode. I understand it in wedding photography, but I see a lot of people doing still photography and using fully automatic mode. If I see someone wakling around the city with their camera and its not on M, A, S, or P, it kind of gives me a chuckle.
It's like buying a Porsche only to be driven around by your mom who never goes faster that 50...