From the Back Cover
Learn to use all the features of your Rebel T2i and start shooting like a pro
No question about it, your Canon Rebel T2i is a picture-taking powerhouse. But don't let all its fabulous features overwhelm you! This book starts by explaining all the bells and whistles and what they mean to you, the photographer. Then it shows you how to take creative control and what to do with those exceptional images once you have them.
Get outstanding results automatically — get the best results from the camera's auto modes, including Portrait, Sports, and Landscape plus Creative Auto mode
It's all about quality — see how the Quality setting affects resolution, file size, file format, and picture quality in both auto and manual modes
Get creative — take control of exposure, lighting, focus, and color
Snap the shots you want — get professional advice on taking better portraits, landscape photos, and action shots
Share the fun — transfer pictures to your computer, organize them, and share them online
Open the book and find:
Explanations of photography jargon
A quick-reference guide for settings and strategies
Tips on taking great HD movies
How to work with aperture, shutter speed, and ISO
Advice on using the T2i/550D's autofocus system
Ten cool special-purpose features
How to use Canon's free software to download and edit photos
Hints for perfect prints
Use all the onboard controls, Live View, and Playback mode
Manipulate focus, exposure, and color
Download, edit, and print your images or post them online
IN FULL COLOR!
About the Author
Julie Adair King
has been writing about digital cameras and photography for more than a decade. She is the author of several books on Canon, Nikon, and Olympus cameras.
Dan Burkholder is a professional photographer and photography educator specializing in techniques that combine film and digital photography.