S is for Scene Intelligent Auto mode

Scene Intelligent Auto mode. denoted by the A+ green symbol on your camera's mode dial, is similar to Full Auto mode, as it analyses the scene and selects the best exposure settings to capture it. leaving you free CA adjust the moving, and it will backlight scenes. However, in A+ mode your DSLR will also set an Auto picture style, which adjusts colors too. Leaving you free to concentrate on framing the shot. It will adjust the autofocus settings depending on whether a subject is stationary or moving and it will activate the pop-up flash. if necessary, in low light or for backlit scenes. However, in A+ mode your DSLR will also set an Auto picture style, which adjusts colors too.

The Scene Intelligent Auto mode is easy to spot on the Mode dial-it's the green box with the 'A+' symbol.

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SILENT TOUCH CONTROL


The EOS 1D X and EOS 5D Mk III feature a Silent Touch Control pad on the Quick Control Dial. During HD movie shooting, this is used to adjust settings without the risk of dial clicks being recorded on the audio track. It's very effective for adjusting the audio level; however, if you adjust the aperture, you should check the audio track afterward, as you may find that the internal microphone has picked up the sound of the motor driving the aperture blades. To avoid this, use an external microphone that won't pick up the lens motor.

SAFETY SHIFT


Safety Shift is a custom function designed to enable some level of override when using Tv or Av modes, in conditions where the light levels may change suddenly. When it's enabled the camera will adjust the shutter speed or aperture to give a correct exposure.