DSLR Photography - DSLR Quirks & Strengths - Week 8

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There are a few things we need to be aware of when using and caring for our DSLR cameras. We also cover the setup of your camera configurations and settings via the menu systems.

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DSLR Photography - DSLR Quirks & Strengths - Week 8

  1. 1. © Sandro V Cuccia - www.Imagemedic.com DSLR QUIRKS and STRENGTHS Chapter 4 Tuesday, November 2, 2010
  2. 2. © Sandro V Cuccia - www.Imagemedic.com Camera Resources* * Other than the Owner’s Manual, of course Camera Book by Third Parties By David Busch Tuesday, November 2, 2010
  3. 3. © Sandro V Cuccia - www.Imagemedic.com DSLR QUIRKS and STRENGTHS Mirror Bounce Camera Shake ✴ Mirror Up Mode ✴ Mirror Lock-Up ✴ Hat Trick Tuesday, November 2, 2010
  4. 4. © Sandro V Cuccia - www.Imagemedic.com DSLR QUIRKS and STRENGTHS Focus Screen Tuesday, November 2, 2010
  5. 5. © Sandro V Cuccia - www.Imagemedic.com DSLR QUIRKS and STRENGTHS The Eyepiece ✴ Rubber Bezel ✴ Diopter Correction Tuesday, November 2, 2010
  6. 6. © Sandro V Cuccia - www.Imagemedic.com DSLR QUIRKS and STRENGTHS The Viewfinder ✴ Dioptric Adjustment Canon 60D 7D 50D Tuesday, November 2, 2010
  7. 7. © Sandro V Cuccia - www.Imagemedic.com DSLR QUIRKS and STRENGTHS The Viewfinder ✴ Magnification ✴ 1X Ideal ✴ Most: .95X - 1X Canon 60D 7D 50D Tuesday, November 2, 2010
  8. 8. © Sandro V Cuccia - www.Imagemedic.com DSLR QUIRKS and STRENGTHS The Viewfinder ✴ Coverage ✴ 100% Ideal ✴ Most: 95 - 100% Canon 60D 7D 50D Not all viewfinders show you 100% of the scene that is actually captured on the sensor. Tuesday, November 2, 2010
  9. 9. © Sandro V Cuccia - www.Imagemedic.com DSLR QUIRKS and STRENGTHS The Viewfinder ✴ Eyepoint ✴ 12 to 25mm ✴ .5 to 1 inch Canon 60D 7D 50D This is the maximum distance that your eye can be from the viewfinder and still be able to see the entire image. Important for eyeglass wearers. Tuesday, November 2, 2010
  10. 10. © Sandro V Cuccia - www.Imagemedic.com DSLR QUIRKS and STRENGTHS Live View ✴ Live Histogram Tuesday, November 2, 2010
  11. 11. © Sandro V Cuccia - www.Imagemedic.com The Histogram Tuesday, November 2, 2010
  12. 12. © Sandro V Cuccia - www.Imagemedic.com The Histogram Tuesday, November 2, 2010
  13. 13. © Sandro V Cuccia - www.Imagemedic.com The Histogram Tuesday, November 2, 2010
  14. 14. © Sandro V Cuccia - www.Imagemedic.com The Histogram The “Blinkies” Tuesday, November 2, 2010
  15. 15. © Sandro V Cuccia - www.Imagemedic.com DSLR QUIRKS and STRENGTHS Sensor Dust Tuesday, November 2, 2010
  16. 16. © Sandro V Cuccia - www.Imagemedic.com DSLR QUIRKS and STRENGTHS Sensor Dust Tuesday, November 2, 2010
  17. 17. © Sandro V Cuccia - www.Imagemedic.com DSLR QUIRKS and STRENGTHS Sensor Dust ? Tuesday, November 2, 2010
  18. 18. © Sandro V Cuccia - www.Imagemedic.com DSLR QUIRKS and STRENGTHS Sensor Dust Tuesday, November 2, 2010
  19. 19. © Sandro V Cuccia - www.Imagemedic.com DSLR QUIRKS and STRENGTHS Dust WILL Get Into Your DSLR! Tuesday, November 2, 2010
  20. 20. © Sandro V Cuccia - www.Imagemedic.com DSLR QUIRKS and STRENGTHS ✴ Lens Swaps ✴ Zoom Lens Use! ✴ Mechanical Movement Sensor Dust Tuesday, November 2, 2010
  21. 21. © Sandro V Cuccia - www.Imagemedic.com DSLR QUIRKS and STRENGTHS Sensor Dust Large Apertures Small Apertures Tuesday, November 2, 2010
  22. 22. © Sandro V Cuccia - www.Imagemedic.com DSLR QUIRKS and STRENGTHS Sensor Dust or Bad Pixel? Dead Pixel Stuck or Hot Pixel Tuesday, November 2, 2010
  23. 23. © Sandro V Cuccia - www.Imagemedic.com DSLR QUIRKS and STRENGTHS Protecting the Sensor from Dust ✴ Keep Your Camera Clean ✴ Blower or Brush the Rear Lens Mount ✴ Minimize Lens-Swap Time ✴ Face Camera Down When Swapping ✴ Use the End Cap and Body Cap ✴ Never Use Your Camera Tuesday, November 2, 2010
  24. 24. © Sandro V Cuccia - www.Imagemedic.com DSLR QUIRKS and STRENGTHS Sensor Cleaning ✴ ConsultYour Camera Manual ✴ Check Camera Manufacturer Website ✴ Order the correct material for your model ✴ CheckVendor Websites for Tutorials ✴ Use Fresh Batteries ✴ Use Good Lighting Tuesday, November 2, 2010
  25. 25. © Sandro V Cuccia - www.Imagemedic.com DSLR QUIRKS and STRENGTHS Sensor Cleaning – Three Methods ✴Wet-Cleaning ✴Dry-Cleaning ✴No-Cleaning Tuesday, November 2, 2010
  26. 26. © Sandro V Cuccia - www.Imagemedic.com DSLR QUIRKS and STRENGTHS Sensor Cleaning – Wet Cleaning Tuesday, November 2, 2010
  27. 27. © Sandro V Cuccia - www.Imagemedic.com DSLR QUIRKS and STRENGTHS Sensor Cleaning – Wet Cleaning Tuesday, November 2, 2010
  28. 28. © Sandro V Cuccia - www.Imagemedic.com DSLR QUIRKS and STRENGTHS Sensor Cleaning – Wet Cleaning Tuesday, November 2, 2010
  29. 29. © Sandro V Cuccia - www.Imagemedic.com DSLR QUIRKS and STRENGTHS Sensor Cleaning – Wet Cleaning PhotoSol.com Tuesday, November 2, 2010
  30. 30. © Sandro V Cuccia - www.Imagemedic.com DSLR QUIRKS and STRENGTHS Sensor Cleaning – Dry Cleaning Giotto Large Rocket Blaster $10 Amazon.com Tuesday, November 2, 2010
  31. 31. © Sandro V Cuccia - www.Imagemedic.com DSLR QUIRKS and STRENGTHS Sensor Cleaning – Dry Cleaning Tuesday, November 2, 2010
  32. 32. © Sandro V Cuccia - www.Imagemedic.com DSLR QUIRKS and STRENGTHS Sensor Cleaning – Dry Cleaning Arctic Butterfly® SL700 byVisibleDust.com $60 Tuesday, November 2, 2010
  33. 33. © Sandro V Cuccia - www.Imagemedic.com DSLR QUIRKS and STRENGTHS Sensor Cleaning – Dry Cleaning Dust-Aid Platinum by www.Dust-Aid.com $24 @ Amazon.com Tuesday, November 2, 2010
  34. 34. © Sandro V Cuccia - www.Imagemedic.com DSLR QUIRKS and STRENGTHS Mirror Cleaning The mirror finish is highly susceptible to damage... only use a blower. Tuesday, November 2, 2010
  35. 35. © Sandro V Cuccia - www.Imagemedic.com DSLR QUIRKS and STRENGTHS Sensor Cleaning See the Live Demo Spring ’11 Tuesday, November 2, 2010
  36. 36. © Sandro V Cuccia - www.Imagemedic.com Setting Up Your Camera Tuesday, November 2, 2010
  37. 37. Setting Up Your Camera The Camera Menu System Tuesday, November 2, 2010
  38. 38. © Sandro V Cuccia - www.Imagemedic.com GET THE SPECIFICS ON YOUR CAMERA MENU SYSTEM AND SETUP CONFIGURATIONS FROM YOUR OWNER’S MANUAL Tuesday, November 2, 2010
  39. 39. © Sandro V Cuccia - www.Imagemedic.com Canon Rebel XSi (EOS 450D) Shooting Menu 1 Shooting Menu 2 Play Menu Setup Menu 1 Setup Menu 2 Setup Menu 3 “My Menu” Tuesday, November 2, 2010
  40. 40. © Sandro V Cuccia - www.Imagemedic.com Nikon D90 Tuesday, November 2, 2010
  41. 41. S a n d ro C u c c i a s a n d ro @ I m a g e M e d i c . c o m w w w. I m a g e M e d i c . c o m Tuesday, November 2, 2010

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