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Canon T7i Fast Start

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About The Class

Understand Your Camera and Start Taking Better Pictures Today

We know what it’s like to dive right into taking pictures with your new camera. But trying to understand the manual can be a frustrating experience. Get the most out of your new Canon T7i with this complete step-by-step walkthrough of the camera’s features.

Join expert photographer John Greengo for a fast-track introduction, and unlock your camera’s full potential. In this Fast Start class, you’ll learn:

  • Learn about the best settings for the new 45-point AF system including several customization options
  • Expanded new video options including "Time Lapse" and "Movie Digital Image Stabilization"
  • 15 custom setting options for personalizing your camera

John is a CreativeLive veteran instructor and an experienced photographer. He has extensive experience teaching the technical minutiae that makes any camera an effective tool: aperture, ISO, the Rule of Thirds, and the kinds of lenses you’ll need to suit your camera body. This Fast Start includes a complete breakdown of your camera’s exposure, focus, metering, video and more. John will also explain how to customize the Canon T7i settings to work for your style of photography.


Lesson Plan

  1. 01

    Class Overview

    13:34
  2. 02

    Photo Basics

    05:55
  3. 03

    Top Deck: Mode Dial (Auto Modes)

    17:57
  4. 04

    Top Deck: Mode Dial (Manual Modes)

    15:17
  5. 05

    Top Deck: Auto Focus

    05:46
  6. 06

    Top Deck: ISO & Movie Mode

    12:32
  7. 07

    Top Deck: Flash

    04:39
  8. 08

    Back Side: Viewfinder Display

    10:57
  9. 09

    Back Side: Live View

    05:32
  10. 10

    Quick Menu

    18:10
  11. 11

    Back Side: Buttons Overview & Playback

    09:31
  12. 12

    Left & Right Side of Camera

    06:18
  13. 13

    Bottom & Front of Camera

    04:00
  14. 14

    Lenses

    09:37
  15. 15

    Menu Overview

    03:48
  16. 16

    Shooting Menu Page 1

    05:44
  17. 17

    Shooting Menu Page 2

    11:13
  18. 18

    Shooting Menu Page 3

    07:53
  19. 19

    Shooting Menu Page 4-5

    09:27
  20. 20

    Movie Shooting Menu Page 1-3

    07:42
  21. 21

    Movie Shooting Menu Page 4-5

    05:34
  22. 22

    Playback Menu Page 1-3

    08:37
  23. 23

    Set Up Menu Page 1 (Wi-Fi)

    15:16
  24. 24

    Set Up Menu Page 2-3

    05:41
  25. 25

    Set Up Menu Page 4 (Custom Functions)

    15:21
  26. 26

    Display & My Menu

    06:46
  27. 27

    Camera Operation

    16:16

Meet Your Expert

John Greengo

John Greengo is an award-winning photographer specializing in outdoor and travel photography. Shooting for over 3 decades, John has developed an unrivaled understanding of the industry, tools, techniques and art of photography. When he's not traveling for a new shoot, ... read more

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