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Your Camera Loves You: Learn to Love It Back by Khara Plicanic

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Chapter 4. Function Junction, Part Deux: Metering, auto exposure lock, focus, and drive

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This dreamy-looking sunset image, shot through a rain-streaked window, was achieved by controlling the focus point, making it possible to focus on the rain itself—rather than the beach in the distance.

Just when you thought we were running out of bells and whistles to talk about, I’m here to say, “But wait—there’s more!” And it’s true. Your camera is home to several additional functions that are pretty darn slick.

If your mind is still numb from the long list of goodness in the previous chapter, and even if you’re thinking, “Advanced features? I’ll never use ...

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