Getting a digital camera for Christmas? Or, if Christmas has already come and gone, as has your birthday, and you got a digital camera as a present, or maybe you had to break down and buy one for yourself (thoughtless family and friends!), then you may be interest in this article on Essential Tutorials for Digital Photographers.
And then go to Flickr and check out their Explore 7 Days Interesting photos.
Oh, and if the thoughtless cads are forcing you to get your own camera and this is your first serious digital camera, the Essentials has some selection info for you as well.