Manual Mode is made to look much more difficult than it actually is. Here is a step by step guide which shows you how you can make the jump from Auto Mode and have all the controls you need to make a great image.
People live in fear of the Manual Mode all their life, never looking at it closely enough. The truth is, it much much easier to use it than you think. Here is all you need to know.
You are shooting backlit when the primary source of your light is directly facing the camera. This creates a great atmosphere for shooting some stunning dramatic images