David Busch's Canon EOS Rebel SL1/100D Guide to Digital SLR Photography from Cengage Learning and written by David D. Busch shows you how, when, and why to use all the cool features, controls, and functions of the Canon EOS Rebel SL1/100D to take great photographs and movies.
The Canon EOS Rebel SL1/100D is a compact, lightweight DSLR that boasts 18 megapixels of resolution, quick automatic focus, and cool features like the real-time preview system called live view, full high-definition movie shooting, and a touchscreen that allows you to make many settings with a tap of the LCD.
Introductory chapters will help you get comfortable with the basics of your camera before you dive right into exploring creative ways to apply file formats, resolution, and exposure. Beautiful, full-color images illustrate where the essential buttons and dials are, so you'll quickly learn how to use the Canon EOS Rebel SL1/100D, and use it like a pro. With this book you'll learn how to select the best autofocus mode, shutter speed, f/stop, and flash capability to take great pictures under any conditions, advanced shooting techniques, including high-definition movie making, how to use flash functions, including wireless flash, troubleshooting and prevention tips to keep your camera and media operating smoothly, and the basics of good photography as you master your camera's operation.
1. Getting Started
2. Quick Start
3. Road Map
4. Fine Tuning Exposure
5. Mastering Autofocus
7. Advanced Shooting
8. Shooting, Playback Menus
9. Setup, My Menus
11. Working with Light
12. Wireless Flash
13. Printing and Software
About the Author:
With more than a million books in print, David D. Busch is the world's #1 selling digital camera guide author, and the originator of popular digital photography series like David Busch's Pro Secrets and David Busch's Quick Snap Guides. He has written dozens of hugely successful guidebooks and compact guides for Canon digital SLR models, and several dozen additional user guides for other camera models, as well as many popular books devoted to DSLRs, including Mastering Digital SLR Photography, Third Edition and Digital SLR Pro Secrets. As a roving photojournalist for more than 20 years, he illustrated his books, magazine articles, and newspaper reports with award-winning images. He's operated his own commercial studio, suffocated in formal dress while shooting weddings-for-hire, and shot sports for a daily newspaper and upstate New York college. His photos and articles have been published in Popular Photography, Rangefinder, Professional Photographer, and hundreds of other publications. He's also reviewed dozens of digital cameras for CNET and other Ziff-Davis publications. His advice has been featured on National Public Radio's All Tech Considered.
- Covers the basics of shooting completely-from setup to metering, lighting, exposure, and more
- Includes the EOS Rebel SL1/100D roadmap, a quick-reference visual guide to functions and features
- Features a section on movie-making with your Canon EOS Rebel SL1/100D