Join Richard Harrington for an in-depth discussion in this video Changing ISO, part of Up and Running with the Canon Rebel SL1 (100D and Kiss X7).
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- ISO is a useful adjustment that modifies…the sensitivity of your camera's sensor.…As you increase ISO, you can use…faster shutter speeds and smaller apertures.…This is a typical adjustment you'll make…when shooting in lower light.…Keep in mind though, that higher ISOs can add some noise.…But the benefit is, is that they give you…the option to use smaller apertures…to capture deeper depth of field,…and to use faster shutter speeds…to truly freeze the action.…To change ISO, press the ISO speed setting button.…
Then, turn the command dial to choose a new ISO.…Press the Set button to apply the change,…or just wait for the camera to auto-apply the item.…You can choose between settings that…range from ISO 100 to ISO 12,800.…It's always a good idea for you to…test out the ISO settings when you get a camera,…and really review the images on…your computer to truly see them.…This will help you get familiar with the amount of noise,…and decide which settings you're comfortable shooting with.…To learn more about ISO, be sure to check out…
Want to get up and running even faster? Check out the "Quick Start" chapter to learn how to use your 100D straight out of the box.
- Reviewing the lens controls
- Changing image format and size
- Adjusting ISO and exposure compensations
- Using Program Shift mode
- Exploring Autofocus
- Focusing manually
- Shooting in Continuous (burst) mode
- Switching between metering modes
- Shooting with flash
- Shooting video
Skill Level Beginner
Foundations of Photography: Exposurewith Ben Long3h 24m Appropriate for all
Up and Running with DSLR Filmmakingwith Chad Perkins1h 10m Appropriate for all
1. Quick Start
2. A Closer Look
3. Shooting in Program Auto Exposure Mode
4. Exploring Autofocus
5. Understanding Shutter-Release Modes
6. Understanding Exposure Controls
7. Beyond the Basics
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