Canon T4i / 650D Experience - The Still Photography Guide to Operation and Image Creation with the Canon Rebel T4i / EOS 650D by Douglas Klostermann
Canon T4i / 650D Experience is an e book user's guide for the Rebel T4i / EOS 650D that will help you learn the features, settings, and controls of this advanced, versatile camera. It goes beyond the manual to explain not only how, but also when and why to use the features, settings, and controls in your photography.
Written in the clear, concise, and comprehensive manner of all Full Stop guides, Canon T4i / 650D Experience will help you learn to use your T4i / 650D quickly and competently, to consistently create the types of images you want to capture.
As one Canon user has said about Full Stop guides:
"I don't know how I could fully take advantage of all the features the camera has to offer without this publication! It's well-organized, easy to understand, and succinct enough to keep your attention while still containing a wealth of information to get the most out of your camera."
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This instant download Canon T4i / 650D e-book is for those who wish to get more out of their camera and to go beyond Full Auto and Program modes and shoot in Aperture Priority (Av), Shutter Priority (Tv), and Manual (M) modes. To get you set up, it begins with explanations and recommended settings for all Menu settings, Movie Mode Menu settings, and Custom Function settings of the T4i / 650D. It covers basic dSLR camera functions and exposure concepts for those new to digital SLR photography, and explains more advanced camera controls and operation, such as using the various metering modes and exposure compensation for correct exposure of every image, controlling autofocus modes and focus points for sharp focus of still or moving subjects, and utilizing dramatic depth of field for professional looking photographs.
Canon T4i / 650D Experience not only covers the various settings, functions and controls of the Rebel T4i / EOS 650D, but also explains when and why to use them for your photography. The guide focuses on still-photography with an introduction to the movie menus and settings to get you up and running with video. Sections include:
-Setting Up Your Camera - All of the Menu settings and Custom Function settings for the T4i / 650D, including movie mode menus, with brief descriptions and recommended settings for practical, everyday use.
-Aperture Priority (Av), Shutter Priority (Tv), and Manual (M) Modes - How and when to use them to create dramatic depth of field, freeze or express motion, or take total control over exposure settings.
-Auto Focusing Modes and Drive Modes - How they differ, how and when to use them to capture sharp images of both still and moving subjects, and using focus lock.
-Exposure Metering Modes of the Canon T4i / 650D - How they differ, how and when to use them for correct exposures in every situation, and how to make use of exposure lock.
-Histograms, Exposure Compensation, Bracketing, and White Balance - Understanding and using these features for adjusting to the proper exposure in challenging lighting situations.
-Lenses - Explanation of Canon lenses and choosing your next lens.
-Composition - Brief tips, techniques, and explanations, including the creative use of depth of field.
-The Image Taking Process - A descriptive tutorial for using the settings and controls you just learned to take still and action photos.
-Photography Accessories - The most useful accessories for day-to-day and travel photography including those specific to this camera.
-Introduction to Video Settings - Basic settings to get you started shooting movies.
This illustrated digital guide to the Canon T4i / 650D goes beyond the manual to explain how, when, and why to use the features, settings, and controls of the T4i / 650D to help you get out there shooting.
Take control of your camera, the image taking process, and the photos you create!
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"Definitely reduces the slope of the learning curve to an easy gradient - I found that it was easy to read and understand, full of important hints and suggestions and allowed me to get to grips with the tools available in the camera in a very short time indeed."
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