Join Ben Long for an in-depth discussion in this video Rating images, part of Canon Rebel T3i (600D and Kiss X5) Essential Training.
Rating your images is a critical part of effective postproduction workflow.…If you're doing your job as a photographer, then you should be shooting lots of…images of every scene that you shoot.…This process of working the shot is how you explore a subject and eventually…find the best image.…Working the shot this way also means that you will be going home with a lot of…images, most of which will not be keepers.…By rating your images, you can easily filter out the good ones and not have to…waste time reviewing or editing lesser shots.…
You can start your rating process in the camera itself by applying ratings…of one to five stars.…These ratings can be read by many image editing applications, including Adobe…Photoshop, Photoshop Elements and Lightroom.…Obviously, to rate my images I need to be in Playback mode, so I am going to hit…the Play button here.…Next I go to menu and in my second playback menu I have a Rating option.…If I just pick that, I go into a Rating mode, and the way this works is I can…
- 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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