Sometimes when you are taking photos with your Olympus EM Series camera, you will want to lock your exposure. This will help you maintain the same exposure no matter how the lighting changes. How do you lock exposure? In this movie, author Richard Harrington demonstrates how to lock the exposure of your Olympus EM Series camera.
- Sometimes, you're gonna wanna lock the exposure…of your camera.…Maybe you're dealing with lighting changes…or you just don't want the camera…to keep making adjustments.…Well, that's pretty easy to do using the button…on the back of the camera, which is default…mapped to auto exposure lock…and it could also be used for auto focus lock.…This is quite useful if you want to…adjust the focus and exposure separately…or you don't want to shoot several images…that have variation from each one.…Now, take a look through the view finder here…and you'll notice that it's currently on.…That's what AEL means.…
When I press that button, it's a simple toggle,…on and off.…This means that we can lock the exposure down.…Now, I'm gonna give you a quick demonstration.…Right now, if I shine a light on the subject here…to add more light to the scene, it's gonna vary.…You'll notice the current settings here…and when I add additional light to the scene,…you see how the changes are happening…in the scene itself and notice how…the shutter speed is changing.…
In this course Richard Harrington and Rhed Pixel demonstrate a set of customization strategies aimed at making your EM series camera far more responsive. They show you how to master the exposure by modifying ISO, aperture, shutter speed, and exposure compensation. They take you through several specialty shooting modes including Bulb, Art Filter, panoramic, and 3d mode. In addition to showing you how to get the most out of the in-camera settings, they show you how to control the camera remotely, connect the camera to Wi-Fi, record video, and more.
Get ready to go beyond the factory settings and make shooting with your Olympus EM-D series camera faster and more responsive with this collection of settings and customizing tips.
- Modifying focus points
- Setting a custom white balance
- Building lens kits
- Adding flashes, grips, and remote cable releases
- Adjusting exposure settings and locking exposure
- Shooting with specialty shooting modes
- Connecting your camera to Wi-Fi
- Recording video and attaching an external microphone
Skill Level Intermediate
1. A Closer Look at the Camera
2. Building a Lens Kit for an E-M Series Camera
3. Essential Accessories for an E-M Series Camera
4. Mastering the Exposure Triangle with Your E-M Series Camera
5. Specialty Shooting Modes
6. Using Wi-Fi with Your E-M Series Camera
7. Working with Video and the E-M Series Cameras
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