How to use a camera: exposure modes made simple
Program Mode Pros and Cons
What’s it good for?
- Situations where you don’t have time to select the aperture or shutter speed.
- Shooting in changing lighting when you don’t need a specific shutter speed or aperture for creative effects.
- Learning the basic relationship between the aperture and shutter speed.
- Street photography and candids.
What’s it bad for?
- When you need full control over the shutter speed or aperture.
- Learning to control the precise effects of blur and depth of field.
PAGE 1: How to use a camera’s top dial
PAGE 2: How to use Program mode
PAGE 3: Program Mode Pros and Cons
PAGE 4: Your camera display explained
PAGE 5: Using Program Shift / Flexible Program
PAGE 6: What is Aperture Priority mode?
PAGE 7: Highs and lows of Aperture Priority mode
PAGE 8: How to control depth of field in Aperture Priority mode
PAGE 9: What is Shutter Priority mode?
PAGE 10: How to use Shutter Priority mode?
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on Monday, March 11th, 2013 at 1:00 am under Photography Tips.
Tags: camera tips, exposure modes, Shoot Like A Pro