Exposure Mode Quick Guide for Your Canon Rebel T1i/500D Digital Camera

By Julie Adair King

Part of Canon EOS Rebel T1i/500D For Dummies Cheat Sheet

Use this table for a quick explanation of your Canon Rebel T1i/500D camera’s exposure modes (you select these using the Mode Dial on top of the digital camera). Control of picture-taking settings depends on the exposure mode. Some are fully automatic, and others let you precisely manipulate exposure, color, and focus.