The Sony Alpha SLT-A58 camera was announced by Sony heads in February of 2013. The design and features of the A58 camera are believed to be a combination of the A57 and the A37 models. This novel mid-range device has been lauded for its innovative yet user-friendly features. New to the design is an auto object framing mode and a precise lock-on focus mode. The other features of the a58 camera include maximum resolution of 5456 x 3632, 20MP CMOS Sensor, focus length of approximately 1.5, a fully articulated 2.7 inch LCD screen, Live View, continuous shooting, noise reduction and face detection. The numerous features will be explored in further depth throughout this book. The aim of the book is to increase the knowledge that surrounds this particular device. It is also hoped that it will facilitate greater user experiences with this creative and novel piece of technology.