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The Basics of Aperture Guide, Pt. 1: How Is Aperture Measured?
This article is part 1 of our aperture guide that will talk about aperture and its role in photography. We will start off by explaining what aperture is, what f-stop is, and how aperture controls exposure. The aperture is the opening at the end of the lens that lets light to hit the sensor.
3 Things You Need To Know About Manual Mode
In this “Back to Basics” photography tutorial, Josh Collins will walk us through the 3 most important things you need to know about shooting in manual mode on your camera.
Canon’s Tips on the Proper Maintenance of Your Camera Batteries
Canon Service and Support gives some basic recommendations on caring for your camera batteries. A great video for beginners or novices.
Canon Quick Tips For Beginners: Back Button AF & Dust Delete Data
Canon has just released a new video series on their YouTube channel with brief (less than 2 minute videos) and basic camera video tips from Canon’s Technical Advisors.
Color Depth: How It Affects Image Quality
Big companies often advertise their new, fancy screens as “Full HD”, “retina” or “UHD” displays. But these terms just refer to the resolution and the resulting pixel density. An important feature that receives way less attention is color depth.
Canon Launches new EOS 101 Learning Series
A while back we told you about a new Canon Canada resource for learning better exposure, well Canon has added another valuable resource to its online learning called Canon EOS 101: Photography and Video Basics.