Shutter-priority ae, S: shutter-priority ae – Canon EOS 60D User Manual
In this mode, you set the shutter speed and the camera automatically
sets the aperture to obtain the standard exposure suiting the brightness
of the subject. This is called shutter-priority AE. A faster shutter speed
can freeze the action or moving subject. Or a slower shutter speed can
create a blurred effect, giving the impression of motion.
* <s> stands for Time value.
Set the Mode Dial to <s>.
Set the desired shutter speed.
While looking at the LCD panel, turn
the <6> dial.
Focus the subject.
Press the shutter button halfway.
The aperture is set automatically.
Check the viewfinder display and
As long as the aperture is not
blinking, the exposure will be
: Shutter-Priority AE
(Fast shutter speed: 1/2000 sec.)
(Slow shutter speed: 1/30 sec.)