Cheat Sheet

Canon EOS Rebel T6i/750D For Dummies Cheat Sheet

From Canon EOS Rebel T6i / 750D For Dummies

By Julie Adair King, Robert Correll

Your Canon T6i/750D has so many features that it can be difficult to remember what each control does. To help you sort things out, study this handy reference to your Canon camera’s external controls and exposure modes. Print out this guide, tuck it in your camera bag, and get a head start on taking great photographs!

The Canon EOS Rebel T6i/750D Camera Layout

Here’s an overview of the buttons, dials, and other external controls on your Canon EOS Rebel T6i/750D camera. The lens shown in the following figures is the Canon EF-S 18–55mm IS (Image Stabilization) II model sold with the camera; other lenses may vary.

Back view of the Canon EOS Rebel T6i/750D camera.

Back view of the Canon EOS Rebel T6i/750D camera.
Top view of the Canon EOS Rebel T6i/750D camera.

Top view of the Canon EOS Rebel T6i/750D camera.
Side view of the Canon EOS Rebel T6i/750D camera showing the Flash button.

Side view of the Canon EOS Rebel T6i/750D camera showing the Flash button.
Side view of the Canon EOS Rebel T6i/750D camera showing the Self-Timer lamp.

Side view of the Canon EOS Rebel T6i/750D camera showing the Self-Timer lamp.
The terminals and jacks available on the Canon EOS Rebel T6i/750D camera.

The terminals and jacks available on the Canon EOS Rebel T6i/750D camera.

Exposure Mode Quick Guide for Your Canon EOS Rebel T6i/750D

Your Canon EOS Rebel T6i/750D camera offers the following exposure modes, which you select via the Mode dial on top of the camera. The shooting mode determines how much control you have over exposure, ISO, and aperture. (Modes described as automatic scene modes in the table offer fully automatic photography, but some let you alter color and exposure slightly through the Shoot by Ambience and Shoot by Lighting or Scene Type features.)

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