The Beginner's Guide to Manual Exposure, Part 1
Many photographers mistakenly shy away from the manual "M" mode on their camera, thinking it's reserved for those with years of experience. The truth is, the automatic settings are typically at the root of most issues plaguing photographers. From inconsistent exposures to blurry photographs, these supposed beginner modes are anything but user-friendly. If you're ready to take control of your camera, now is the time to leave the A, S, P, AV, TV modes behind. Once you realize the unlimited creative control of the manual setting, you'll wonder why you didn't switch sooner.