What is P mode on Canon camera?

Exposure Mode: Mode P (Programmed Auto) In mode P, the camera automatically adjusts shutter speed and aperture for optimal exposure. You can, however, choose other aperture and shutter speed combinations that will produce the same exposure: this is called “flexible program”.

When would you use P mode on a camera?

Program mode (the “P” on the mode dial of most DSLRs) means that the camera still sets the exposure for you. It chooses the correct aperture and shutter speed for the light available, so your shot is correctly exposed. Program mode also unlocks other functions that give you more creative control over your images.

What is P Mode and S Mode?

P mode (Program Auto): you can shoot with the exposure (and the shutter speed) adjusted automatically. S mode (Shutter Priority): allows you to shoot fast-moving subjects etc., by manually adjusting the shutter speed.

What is S mode on Nikon?

Exposure Mode: Mode S (Shutter-Priority Auto) You choose the shutter speed and let the camera automatically adjust aperture for optimal exposure. Use to emphasize motion.

What to do with a Canon T2i 550D?

Take control of your camera, the image taking process, and the photos you create. This instant download Canon T2i / 550D book is for those who wish to get more out of their camera and to go beyond Auto and Program modes and shoot in Av mode and Tv mode.

What should the exposure speed be on a Canon 550D?

The exposure speed wouldl have to be less than 1/1600 at widest and even faster at 1/5000 if you were using telephoto with the focus less than 12 feet away (limit of your flash). Another option would be to pan the subject but that would be another topic by itself.

What are the settings on a Canon T2i?

To get you started, it includes explanations and recommended settings for all Menu settings, Movie Mode Menu settings, and Custom Function settings of the T2i / 550D.