Join Ben Long for an in-depth discussion in this video Adjusting predefined styles, part of Canon Rebel T3i (600D and Kiss X5) Essential Training.
You can edit the predefined picture styles or save your own picture styles by…going to the Picture Style screen and picking the picture style that you want to…manipulate and then hitting the INFO button.…So let's say I've been shooting with the Landscape picture style and I'm not…completely pleased with my results.…I'm going to hit the INFO button to go into the editing screen and there are…four parameters that I can edit here Sharpness, Contrast, Saturation, and Color tone.…So perhaps I'm not liking the sharpness in my images.…They are coming out too sharp and you may think well how can an image be too sharp?…Well, that has to do with the way that the camera actually sharpens the image.…
It's kind of an optical illusion and too much sharpening can end up making your…image look kind of garish.…So I'm going to hit the SET button and I'm going to dial the Sharpness down…1 notch and hit OK.…You can see there is still a light gray, a little marker there that shows me the…original default position.…
- What is an SLR?
- Attaching a lens to a camera
- Deciding how many batteries and media cards are needed
- Setting Auto mode
- Changing ISO
- Changing image format and size
- Manually selecting a focus point
- Correcting exposure while shooting
- Controlling white balance
- Using a driver and self-timer
- Auto exposure bracketing
- Selecting a picture style
- Using Live View
- Shooting video
- Using custom functions, such as ISO expansion and mirror lockup
- Cleaning the camera and sensor
Skill Level Beginner
Q: Will the lessons in this course work with the Canon T3 too?
A: The main differences between the Canon T3i and the T3 are some video capabilities. Other than that, and some minor menu differences, you should be able to use the lessons in this course with the T3 with no issues.
1. Getting to Know Your Canon Digital SLR
2. Shooting in Auto Mode
3. Shooting in Program Mode
4. Controlling Autofocus
5. Controlling White Balance
6. Using Drive Mode and the Self-Timer
7. Using the Exposure Control Options
8. Using More Playback Options
9. Shooting with Scene Modes
What is a scene mode?1m 8s
10. Shooting with Flash
11. Shooting with Picture Styles
12. Using Live View
13. Shooting Video
14. Customizing Menus and Functions
15. Caring for Your Camera
Firmware updates1m 24s
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