Join Joseph "PhotoJoseph" Linaschke for an in-depth discussion in this video Introduction, part of Photography 101 (2012).
If you look at the Mode dial on the top of your camera, you'll see a series of …letters on here, and even a series of icons. …For example, you'll see M for Manual, A for Aperture Priority, S for Shutter …Priority, or even P. Now, I'm here to tell you that P is not …for perfect. P is the program mode, the fully …automatic mode. On some cameras you'll see a green square mode. …And I want to make sure that you get out of these fully automatic mode. …You bought a DSLR because you want to get better pictures than what you got off of …your point and shoot camera. And if you're leaving your DSLR in fully automatic.…
Chances are the pictures aren't that much better so in this section we're going to …go through all these different modes explain what they do and when to use them. …
- Carry and hold that DSLR like a pro
- Stabilizing the camera: from hands to water glasses to tripods
- Using aperture, shutter speed, and ISO
- What the buttons do
- Manually controlling your autofocus
- Working with flash
- Thinking creatively
- Buying new gear
Skill Level Beginner
Photography 101: Shooting in Low Lightwith Joseph "PhotoJoseph" Linaschke56m 7s Appropriate for all
Photography 101: Shooting Macros and Close-Upswith Joseph "PhotoJoseph" Linaschke1h 14m Appropriate for all
1. Carry and Hold That DSLR Like a Pro
2. Stabilizing the Camera: From Hands to Water Glasses to Tripods
3. P Is Not for Perfect
4. Settings in the Real World
5. Pushing Your Buttons
6. Manually Controlling Your Autofocus
7. Flash Lights
8. Upgrading Your Light
9. Changing Your Point of View
10. Buying New Gear
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