Books & Videos

Table of Contents

  1. Chapter 1 Getting to Know the Rebel T1i

    1. Resetting the Camera's Defaults

    2. Snapshot Shooting in Full Auto Mode

    3. The Viewfinder Status Display

    4. The LCD Status Display

    5. Viewing Your Images

    6. Using Scene Modes

    7. Snapshot Tips

  2. Chapter 2 Anatomy of the Rebel T1i

    1. What Is an SLR Anyway?

    2. Cleaning and Maintenance

    3. Body Parts

    4. The Rebel T1i Menu System

    5. Holding the Camera

    6. The Lens

    7. More Full Auto Practice

  3. Chapter 3 Playing Back Images

    1. Image Review

    2. Image Playback

    3. Erasing Images

    4. Protecting Images

  4. Chapter 4 Image Transfer

    1. Media Cards

    2. Transferring from Your Camera

    3. Installing the Canon Software

    4. Transferring Images to a Windows Computer

    5. Transferring Images to a Macintosh Computer

    6. Transferring Images Manually Using Windows or the Mac

    7. Using the Camera to Select Images for Transfer

    8. Organizing Your Images

    9. After You've Transferred Your Images

  5. Chapter 5 Photography 101

    1. The Rebel T1i Sensor

    2. Over- and Underexposure

    3. Exposure Mechanisms

    4. Why There Are Two Ways to Control Light

    5. Thinking Again About Full Auto Mode

    6. Summing Up

  6. Chapter 6 Program Mode

    1. Switching to Program Mode

    2. Focusing Revisited

    3. Focus Modes

    4. Getting Creative with Program Shift

    5. Handheld Shooting and Shutter Speed

    6. Changing the ISO

    7. White Balance

    8. Drive Mode and the Self-Timer

    9. Choosing an Image Size and Format

    10. Summing Up Program Mode

    11. Creative Auto Mode

  7. Chapter 7 Advanced Exposure

    1. The Light Meter Revisited

    2. Using Exposure Compensation to Over- or Underexpose

    3. Using the Histogram

    4. Using Priority Modes to Control Exposure

    5. Manual Mode

    6. Exposure Bracketing

    7. Peripheral Illumination Correction

    8. Scene Modes Revisited

    9. Picture Styles

    10. Creating a Better Exposure with Fill Flash

    11. A Word About Dynamic Range

    12. Which Mode Should You Choose?

  8. Chapter 8 Finding and Composing a Photo

    1. Learning to See Again

    2. How to Make a Photo

    3. Practice

  9. Chapter 9 Specialty Shooting

    1. Using Live View

    2. Shooting Panoramas

    3. Low-Light Shooting

    4. Shooting Video

  10. Chapter 10 Flash Shooting

    1. Controlling Existing Light

    2. Using the T1i's On-Camera Flash

    3. Red-Eye Reduction

    4. Using an External Flash

  11. Chapter 11 Raw Shooting

    1. What Is Raw?

    2. Why Use Raw?

    3. Raw Hassles (the Disadvantages)

    4. Shooting Raw with the Rebel T1i

    5. Processing Your Raw Files

  12. Chapter 12 Customizing the T1i

    1. My Menu

    2. Changing Screen Color

    3. Beep and Power-Off

    4. Adding Copyright Information

    5. Custom Functions

    6. Lenses