How To Use Meter Revisited In Canon Rebel T3I


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Metering revisited

As you've seen when you half-press the Shutter button the camera auto focuses, meters, and possibly calculates white balance and ISO depending on your camera settings. When the camera has decided on all of these parameters it beeps and flashes a light in the view finder. If you want, you can continue to hold the button down at the half way point while you reframe your shot. This is sometimes necessary to get the focus and metering that you want. Once you are ready to take the shot, you can press the button the rest of the way. So I half-press the Shutter button and there is a little stop there that I can feel and a few things happened. It auto focuses.

If I am in auto white balance mode, it white balances. It blacks out the LCD screen so that it's not shining in my eyes as I am looking through the view finder, and if you could see in the view finder right now you would see the shutter speed, aperture, and possibly ISO that the camera has calculated. I say possibly because it will ...

Metering revisited
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Metering revisited provides you with in-depth training on Photography. Taught by Ben Long as part of the Shooting with the Canon Rebel T3i (600D and Kiss X5)

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