Join Ben Long for an in-depth discussion in this video Rotation, part of Canon Rebel T3i (600D and Kiss X5) Essential Training.
Your camera includes an orientation sensor inside that lets it figure out if…you're shooting in Portrait or Landscape orientation.…Your camera records the orientation of your shot and the metadata for each image.…When you view the images on the back of your camera or in an image editing…program, the image should appear rotated correctly.…Sometimes though, the camera's rotation sensor gets confused and the proper…rotation doesn't get recorded with the image.…To fix this, you can rotate images in camera.…This rotation will actually change the rotation tag that gets stored with the…image so that images will appear correctly rotated in your image editing…application on your computer.…
If I go into Playback mode and see that an image is rotated incorrectly, I can…simply go to the menu and here in the first Playback menu is the Rotate command.…I open that up and it says that Set will rotate the image, so I can just start…spinning it around until I get it the way that I want.…When I am done I can hit the menu button to go back and now when I am in…
- 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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