One of the first things photographers do once they learn all the new features of a camera is to customize it for their own personal shooting preferences, and that's one of the true beauties of the EOS system. The 5D Mark II offers myriad options for customizing the operation of controls and buttons and the shooting functionality. The 5D Mark II offers two main procedures for customizing the camera to suit your preferences: setting Custom Functions and registering camera settings.
This chapter goes through all the settings for customizing the camera, from using Custom Functions to setting and registering a broader range of customized settings to some practical advice for choosing settings.
Robin Jackson, a multitalented musician with Vagabond Opera, relaxes with his sax. ISO 400, f/8, 1/4 sec., with an EF 16-35mm f/2.8L USM lens.
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