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This video covers:-

  • Focusing and action photography
  • Focusing modes
  • One Shot AF
  • AI Focus
  • AI Servo Focusing
  • Shoot in continuous drive mode
  • Understanding the focusing point options
  • Focusing
  • Setting the focusing point
  • Using the focusing effectively
  • Auto select 45/19 point AF (all models)
  • Large zone AF - Only EOS 80D
  • Zone AF (all models)
  • Expand AF area (7D only)
  • Manual selection 1 point AF (all models)
  • Spot AF (7D only)
  • AI Servo 1st / 2nd Image Priority
  • Tracking sensitivity
  • Accel/decel tracking
  • AF point auto switching 80D (AI Servo tracking method 7D)
  • Other things to think about
  • ESP - Which settings to ude
  • Photographic thought process
  • What types of action are you dealing with
  • Towards camera movement
  • Parallel camera movement
  • Sighting
  • Camera mode selection for action photography
  • ISO Speeds and action photography
  • Auto ISO
  • New ISO speed options (not on 7D and 750D/760D)
  • ISO safety shifty option - Not on 750D/760D
  • Camera modes for action photography - Program
  • Camera modes for action photography - TV
  • Camera modes for action photography - AV
  • Camera modes for action photography - Manual

Video length: 26min 36sec

This video covers:-

  • About the Q button
  • The Q screens
  • Advantages of the Q screen
  • Mode changes to the display
  • Touch control and the Q screen
  • Escaping from the Q screen
  • The Q screen options - Key exposure settings
  • The Q screen options - Exposure compensation
  • The Q screen options - AEB / Auto Exposure Bracketing
  • The Q screen options - Flash compensation
  • The Q screen options - WiFi
  • The Q screen options - Picture Style
  • The Q screen options - White Balance
  • The Q screen options - White Balance Shift / Bracket
  • The Q screen options - ALO / Auto Lighting Optimizer
  • The Q screen options - Custom buttons
  • The Q screen options - Focusing
  • The Q screen options - Focus point selection
  • The Q screen options - Metering
  • The Q screen options - Drive mode
  • The Q screen options -  Image format

Video length: 11min 12sec

This video covers:-

  • About the Q button
  • The Playback Q screen
  • Advantages of the Q screen
  • Mode changes to the display
  • Commonly found options - Protect
  • Commonly found options - Rotate image
  • Commonly found options - Rating
  • Commonly found options - RAW image processing
  • Commonly found options - Creative filters
  • Commonly found options - Resize
  • Commonly found options - Cropping
  • Commonly found options - Highlight alert
  • Commonly found options - AF point display
  • Commonly found options - Image Jump

Video length: 7min 30sec

This video covers:-

  • What is focus lock
  • The pressure changes
  • Focus lock - when it works
  • Choosing the focusing type for focus lock
  • Why use it
  • Exposure lock
  • Using focus to control exposure
  • Focus lock problems with multiple focusing points
  • AF On button
  • Back button focusing

Video length: 10min 19sec

This video covers:-

  • What is exposure compensation
  • Which modes can it be used in
  • How to set exposure compensation
  • Why exposures can be incorrect
  • Understanding the principle of exposure
  • Metering examples
  • How much compensation to use
  • Using exposure compensation creatively
  • Main times exposure compensation is needed

Video length: 8min 4sec

This video covers:-

  • About the ISO
  • About the ISO on modern EOS
  • What is Auto ISO?
  • Auto ISO: Setting the range
  • New ISO speed options
  • Auto ISO for shooting flexibility
  • Auto ISO for action
  • Auto ISO for managing lowlight
  • Minimum shutter speed - Auto
  • Minimum shutter speed - Manual
  • Auto ISO: changing the way we can shoot
  • Auto ISO - Helping the novice
  • Auto ISO - helping advanced photographers

Video length: 12min 58sec

This video covers:-

  • Basic familiarity
  • Lock switch
  • Info screen
  • Advantages of info display
  • The Q screen for setting
  • New info system
  • Release shutter without card option
  • New viewfinder options
  • ISO safety shift option
  • Auto LCD brightness
  • New menu system - Navigation

Video length: 12min 43sec

This video covers:-

  • AF System
  • 65 Point AF
  • F8.0 Autofocus
  • Selecting Focusing Points
  • Focusing Types Explained
    • Spot AF
    • Manual select 1 pt AF
    • Expand AF Area
    • Expand AF Area - Surround
    • Manual select - Zone AF
    • Large Zone AF
    • Auto selection 65 pt AF
  • Select AF area selec. mode
  • AF area selection mode
  • AF 4 menu Selectable AF Point

Video length: 14min 56sec

This video covers:-

  • Shooting RAW and image processing
  • Expanded ISO range
  • Setting minimum and maximum ISO Setting
  • Setting minimum and maximum Auto/Manual ISO
  • Setting shutter speed with Auto ISO setting
  • Improved noise levels
  • High ISO noise reduction

Video length: 11min 2sec

This video covers:-

  • AF menus
  • Case Settings - AF Config Tool
  • Tracking Sensitivity
  • Accel/Decel Tracking
  • AF Auto Point Switching
  • Case 1 - versatile multi purpose setting
  • Case 2 - Continue to track subject ignore obstacles
  • Case 3 - Instantly focus on subjects suddenly entering AF points
  • Case 4 - For subjects that accelerate or decelerate quickly
  • Case 5 - For erratic subjects moving quickly in any direction
  • Case 6 - For subjects that change speed and move erratically
  • Other AF set up options

Video length: 13min 16sec

This video covers:-

  • Auto Auto Exposure Bracketing
  • Where to set AEB
  • AEB variations
  • Sometimes you need to have an uneven range for HDR
  • Other uses of AEB

Video length: 10min 36sec

This video covers:-

  • About lens aberrations
  • Compromises
  • Compromises are needed
  • What is Peripheral Illumination?
  • Side by side comparison
  • Where to set it
  • Compatible lenses

Video length: 7min 34sec

This video covers:-

  • About high ISO noise reduction
  • The options
  • What does noise reduction do?
  • What settings to use (models with 4 or 5 options)
  • What settings to use (models with 2 options)
  • The Multi Shot option
  • Are there drawbacks to this option?
  • The benefits brought by this mode

Video length: 7min 57sec

This video covers:-

  • About lens aberrations
  • Compromises
  • Compromises are needed
  • What is chromatic aberration
  • Where to set it
  • Compatible lenses

Video length: 6min 4sec

This video covers:-

  • About K settings
  • What are K values
  • Why do we need these settings
  • Ways of using K values
  • Using with Live View
  • How to set
  • The difference that the K settings can make

Video length: 7min 46sec

This video covers:-

  • About copyright and author information
  • What does it do
  • How to set it up
  • Entering data

Video length: 5min 13sec

This video covers:-

  • Selecting an appropriate exposure mode
  • Turning on Live View
  • Selecting the different settings
  • Selecting the different Picture Styles
  • Changing the different Picture Style settings
  • When this method may not work

Video length: 4min 19sec

This video covers:-

  • Selecting an appropriate exposure mode
  • Turning on Live View
  • Accessing the controls and selecting the White Balance settings
  • Cycling through the different White Balance settings
  • When this may not work

Video length: 3min 40sec

This video covers:-

  • Selecting an appropriate exposure mode
  • Selecting Live View mode
  • Adjusting the Exposure Compensation

Video length: 3min 48sec

This video covers:-

  • About the custom shooting modes
  • Why they are used
  • Why not on all models
  • How to set the custom shooting modes
  • Saving the settings
  • Additional options
  • To use the C modes
  • If things are set wrong
  • Applications of custom modes

Video length: 10min 50sec