Chapter 8

Shooting and Viewing Movies


check Recording your first movie using the default settings

check Understanding the frame rate, frame size, and movie quality options

check Adjusting audio-recording options

check Controlling exposure during movie recording

check Playing movies

In addition to being a stellar still-photography camera, your T7/2000D enables you to record HD (high-definition) movies. This chapter tells you what you need to know to take advantage of the movie-recording options.

remember One feature I don't cover extensively in this chapter is focusing, which works the same way for movie shooting as it does when you use Live View to shoot a still photo. Chapter 5 details Live View focusing. Also see Chapter 12 for information about in-camera movie-editing options and video snapshots, which record a series of brief video clips that are joined into a single recording. Finally, check out

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