Automatic mode refers to a mode in a digital camera in which all of the photo aspects have been fully controlled by software inside the camera, including the settings on the shutter speed, the aperture or the focus. There is not any setting that you can control over for shooting a specific photo.
On the contrary, you can select some certain settings manually via the manual control feature. The full auto mode is available in most digital model. Meanwhile, you can find both the auto mode as well as manual modes with advanced cameras. The point and shoot models offers the fully auto modes only.
Also Called: Fully Automatic