Quote Originally Posted by Paul Sorensen
One of the students in my new Photo 1 class has a Canon T50 and I can't figure the thing out. It would appear that there is no capability at all to set the shutter speed with this camera and that the only way to operate it is in Program mode. Does anyone know if this is accurate?

Thanks in advance for any help that anyone can provide.

Paul.
The T50 makes all decisions regarding aperture and shutter speed. The only shutter speed you can 'set' is X-synch, 1/60th of a second by moving it off the "A" position.

http://elearning.winona.edu/jjs/canon_t-50.pdf

NOT a good camera with which to learn about photographic principles.