How to Shoot in Shutter Priority Mode


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Shutter priority mode

As you've seen, there are lots of reasons that you might want to control shutter speed. Whether it's to ensure that your shots are free from camera shake or to intentionally blur or freeze your subject, shutter speed choice is an essential creative decision. Now, knowing you want a particular shutter speed doesn't do you any good if you don't know how to select it on your camera. By the end of this course, you'll have seen several ways to alter shutter speed settings. In this lesson, we're going to look at shutter priority mode. Now, I've got this little toy here. When I crank it up, these little spaceships are going to spin around.

Now I'm going to take a picture of it using program mode, which is what you've been doing all along. So I'm here in program mode, just as I'm supposed to. As I've said before, I'm going to half-press the shutter to focus and meter. I'm going to take my shot. So here is what program mode came up with, and it...

Shutter priority mode
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