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Pictures too dark

When I use auto focus and automatic mode the pictures seem to be too dark. A picture taken in bright sunlight looks like it was taken on an overcast day. I also have a Nikon 5700 that takes much brighter pictures in the same light. Is there a way to adjust the exposure settings for the automatic modes or do I need to set something else differently?

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  • FredER May 24, 2008

    I have the Canon EFS 18-35 lens that came with the camera and also an EF 75-300 zoom lens. The light levels are pretty much the same with both lenses??

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The settings in Auto Mode are factory set. If you want to adjust exposure and shutter speeds then you will have to shoot in Manual Mode (TV=Shutter Priority, AV=Aperture Priority, M=Full Manual)

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