Join Ben Long for an in-depth discussion in this video Monochrome picture styles, part of Canon 60D Essential Training.
One of your default picture style options is Monochrome which, of course, gives…you a black and white photo.…So, this is a way of taking black and white pictures in camera.…Now, I would recommend that if you're really interested in black and white…photography, this is not a good option.…This gives you a stock black and white recipe, and if you know anything about…black and white photography, you know that you kind of want control over how…your color image is converted to monochrome.…Still, in a pinch, this can be a quick way of getting a black and white image, and…there are some customization options here. You can alter Sharpness, and Contrast.…
You can also apply Filter effect: Yellow, Orange, Red, and Green. This is…analogous to shooting with a colored filter over the end of your lens.…So if you're used to doing that, if you're coming from a film background, and are…used to shooting black and white with colored filters, these are a little virtual…filters that you can put on.…I can also apply a Toning effect: Sepia, Blue, Purple, or Green.…
- 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
1. Getting to Know Your Canon SLR
2. Shooting in Auto Mode
3. Shooting in Program Mode
4. Controlling Autofocus
5. Controlling White Balance
Using white balance presets2m 28s
6. Using Drive Mode and the Self-Timer
7. Using Exposure Control Options
8. More Playback Options
9. Shooting with Scene Modes
10. Shooting with Flash
11. Shooting with Picture Styles
12. Using Live View
13. Shooting Video
14. Customizing Menus and Functions
15. Using Custom Functions
16. Caring for Your Camera
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