Major Accessories Optional

High-capacity, lithium-ion, secondary power pack. Power source kit (AC adapter, DC coupler, power cord) for supplying power to the camera with a household power outlet. Compatible with AC 100 - 240 V. Quick charger for BP-511A. It takes about 110 minutes to recharge one pack. Two packs can be attached to it at one time. DC Coupler DR-400 (optional) can also be connected to the CA-PS400. Compatible with AC 100 -240 V. This accommodates two BP-511A packs or six size-AA batteries. It has a...

EHUD Auto Exposure Bracketing AEB m

By changing the shutter speed or aperture automatically, the camera brackets the exposure up to 2 stops in 1 3-stop increments for three successive shots. This is called Auto Exposure Bracketing (AEB). By changing the shutter speed or aperture automatically, the camera brackets the exposure up to 2 stops in 1 3-stop increments for three successive shots. This is called Auto Exposure Bracketing (AEB). Shoot w c card_ ESI ' Ki-.t.-B. IE SHIFT SKI Custom IIB Color leap. Color space

About the RAW Format

The RAW format assumes that the image will undergo post-processing with a personal computer. Special knowledge is required, but you can use the bundled software to obtain the desired effect. < GEEB> images are processed according to the white balance, color space, and processing parameters set at the time of shooting. Image processing refers to adjusting the RAW image's white balance, contrast, etc., to create the final image. Note that direct printing and print ordering (DPOF) will not...

Direct Printing from the Camera

You can connect the camera directly to a printer and print out the images in the CF card. This chapter explains how to print your digital camera photos with a printer capable of direct printing via u< f(> PictBridge or Canon's own < > CP Direct'' or < 0> Bubble Jet Direct standard. Compatible with PictBridge and CP Direct Compatible with PictBridge and Bubble Jet Direct Compatible with Bubble Jet Direct only You do the direct printing procedure entirely through your camera's LCD...

Fn Bracket sequence Auto cancel

You can change the AEB sequence when the pictures are bracketed with the shutter speed or aperture and the file-saving sequence for white balance bracketing (WB-BKT). When Auto cancellation Is set, bracketing will be canceled In the following cases AEB You turn the < < > switch to < OFF> , change lenses, have flash- ready, replace the battery, or replace the CF card. WB-BKT You turn the < < > switch to < OFF> , replace the battery, or replace the CF card. 0 0, -, + Enable 1...

Nomenclature

For detailed information, reference page numbers are provided in parentheses (p.**). < AF-WB > AF mode selection -White balance selection button (p. 64 50) < DRIVE-ISO> Drive mode selection ISO speed button (p.72 49) selection Flash exposure compensation button (p.71 96) -LCD panel illumination button (p.89) -Built-in flash AF-assist beam (p.92 68) EF-S Lens mount index (p.23) - Flash-sync contacts - Hot shoe (p.97) Red-eye reduction Self-timer lamp (p.94 44) < AF-WB > AF mode...

Lens Maximum Aperture and AF Sensitivity

The EOS 20D will execute high-precision AF with lenses whose maximum aperture is f 2.8 or larger. With lenses whose maximum aperture is f 2.8 or larger With the center AF point, high-precision, cross-type AF sensitive to both vertical and horizontal lines is possible. With cross-type AF, vertical-line detection is twice as sensitive as horizontal-line detection. The other eight AF points are horizontal-line sensitive or vertical-line sensitive. With lenses whose maximum aperture is larger than...

Item Check List

Check that all the following items have been included with your camera. If anything is missing, contact your dealer. EOS 20D Camera body with Eyecup, body cap and lithium backup battery for the date and time EF-S18-55mm f 3.5-5.6 Lens with lens cap and dust cap Lens kit only. Battery Pack BP-511A with protective cover Battery Charger CG-580 CB-5L CG-580 or CB-5L is included. Power code for battery charger For CB-5L. Wide Strap EW-100DGR with eyepiece cover EOS DIGITAL Solution Disk CD-ROM...

Format the CF card

Turn the lt Q gt dial to select OK , then press lt gt . The CF card will be formatted initialized . When the formatting is completed, the menu will reappear. W A non-Canon CF card or a CF card formatted with another camera or personal computer might not work with the camera. If this happens, format the card with the camera first. Then It might work with the camera. The CF card's capacity displayed on the formatting screen may be lower than the capacity Indicated on the card. If Err CF CF error...

Depth of Field Preview

Press the depth-of-field preview button to stop down to the current aperture setting. The diaphragm in the lens will be set to the current aperture so you can check the depth of field range of acceptable focus through the viewfinder. In the lt A-DEP gt mode, press the shutter button halfway to focus, then press the depth-of-field preview button while still pressing the shutter button halfway. The exposure is locked AE lock while the Depth-of-Field Preview button is pressed. ' In this mode, you...

Error Codes

If a camera error occurs, Err xx will be displayed on the LCD panel. Follow the instruction below to resolve the problem for respective error code. If the same error occurs often, something is probably wrong with the camera. Jot down the xx error code and take your camera to the nearest Canon Service Center. If an error occurs after you take a picture, the camera might have missed the shot. Press the lt E gt button to see if the image appears on the LCD monitor. Communications between the...

Auto reset

Each time you replace the CF card, the file numbering will be reset to the first file number XXX-0001 . Since the file number starts from 0001 in each CF card, you can organize images according to CF card. File numbering after changing the CF card File numbering after changing the CF card File numbering after changing the CF card if folder No. 999 is created, Folder number full will appear on the LCD monitor. Then if file No. 9999 is created, Err CF will be displayed on the LCD panel and in the...

ICT Cleaning the CMOS sensor

The image sensor is like the film in a film camera. If any dust or other foreign matter adheres to the image sensor, it may show up as a dark speck in the images. To avoid this, follow the procedure below to clean the image sensor. Note that the image sensor is a very delicate component. If possible, you should have it cleaned by a Canon Service Center. While you clean the image sensor, the camera must be turned on. Using the AC Adapter Kit ACK-E2 optional, see page 154 is recommended. If you...