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Canon T3i Experience is an e-book user's guide that goes beyond the manual to help you understand the features, settings, and controls of this versatile camera - plus more importantly how, when, and why to use these functions and settings in your photography.

Written in the clear, concise, and comprehensive manner of all Full Stop guides, Canon T3i Experience will help you learn to use your T3i / 600D quickly and competently, to consistently create the types of images you want to capture.

Take control of your T3i, the image taking process, and the photos you create!

For beginner, intermediate and enthusiast photographers:  This instant download Canon T3i / 600D e-book is for those who wish to get more out of their camera and to go beyond Auto and Program modes and shoot in Aperture Priority (Av), Shutter Priority (Tv), and Manual (M) modes. To get you started, it begins with explanations and recommended settings for all Menu settings, Custom Function options, and Movie Mode Menu settings of the T3i / 600D.  It covers basic dSLR camera functions and exposure concepts for those new to digital SLR photography, and explains more advanced camera controls and operation, such as using the various metering modes and exposure compensation for correct exposure of every image, controlling autofocus modes and focus points for sharp focus of still or moving subjects, and choosing the best settings for your desired image results.

Canon T3i Experience focuses on still-photography with an introduction to the movie menus and settings to get you up and running with video. Sections include:

-Setting Up Your T3i - Explanations of all the Menu options and Custom Function settings for the T3i / 600D, with descriptions and recommended settings for practical, everyday use.

-Camera Controls - Description of the camera's controls, plus when and how to use them.

-Aperture Priority (Av), Shutter Priority (Tv), and Manual (M) Modes - How and when to use them to create dramatic depth of field, freeze or express motion, or take total control over exposure settings.

-Auto Focusing Modes and Drive Modes - How they differ, how and when to use them to capture sharp images of both still and moving subjects, for both viewfinder shooting and Live View.

-Exposure Metering Modes - How they differ, how and when to use them for correct exposures in every situation.

-Histograms, Exposure Compensation, Bracketing, and White Balance - Understanding and using these features for adjusting to the proper exposure in challenging lighting situations.

-Lenses - Explanation of Canon lenses and choosing your next lens.

-Composition - Brief tips, techniques, and explanations, including the creative use of depth of field.

-The Image Taking Process - Descriptive tutorial for using the settings and controls you just learned to take still and action photos.

-Photography Accessories - The most useful accessories for the T3i and for dSLR photography.

-Introduction to Video Settings - Explanation of the settings and options to get you started shooting movies.

This illustrated digital guide to the Canon T3i / 600D goes beyond the manual to explain how, when, and why to use the features, settings, and controls of the T3i / 600D to help you get the most from your camera.

What Readers are saying about Canon T3i (600D) Experience:

A Must-Have Accessory. What a great addition to my bag. This is a well written, full body of work that explains, in plain English, how to get the most out of my new camera. Doug provides the knowledge and experience to bring you to the next level. I look forward to learning more every time I open the book. -Steven

Definitely reduces the slope of the learning curve to an easy gradient. I found that it was easy to read and understand, full of important hints and suggestions and allowed me to get to grips with the tools available in the camera in a very short time indeed. Excellent value! -O.B.

Excellent T3i Learning Jump Start. The book and author do not disappoint. There are so many helpful and practical tips shared and in terms I can understand as a novice. -Cathryn C.

Amazing! - Great and easy to understand and very complete. Very highly recommended. The guy REALLY knows what he's talking about. -P.M.

Awesome Book - Bought this book right after I got the camera - was the best decision I made. It shows the key points of setting up and taking images with the Canon T3i. I am a novice when it comes to dSLR's and I still felt this book helped me a ton. Would highly recommend it to anyone. -Sean S.


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