AA Registering a Picture Stylen

You can select a base Picture Style such as Portrait or Landscape , adjust its parameters as desired and register it under User Def. 1 , User Def. 2 , or User Def. 3 . You can create Picture Styles whose parameter settings such as for sharpness and contrast are different. You can also adjust the parameters of a Picture Style which has been registered to the camera with the provided software.

Software Start Guide

This disk contains various software for EOS DIGITAL. Software that lets you connect your computer and camera in order to download images still images movies shot with the camera to the computer, set various settings of the camera, and remotely shoot photos by operating the computer. This software is recommended for users who mainly shoot RAW images. You can view edit process print RAW images at high speed. You can also edit JPEG images while retaining the original images. ZoomBrowser EX Win...

About the Information Display

Each time you press the lt DISP. gt button, the information display will change. - Movie shooting remaining time Elapsed time MB Live mode c Face detection AF point Quick mode Magnifying frame Exposure mode Autoexposure KK Manual exposure - ISO speed -Possible shots -Exposure compensation amount Q If there is no card in the camera, the movie shooting remaining time will be displayed in red. When movie shooting starts, the movie shooting remaining time will change to the elapsed time. You can...

DISP Shooting Information Display

When you press the lt DISP. gt button during single-image playback, you can switch the shooting information display. The most detailed shooting information is shown below. Exposure compensation amount _ Prated Flash exposure compensation amount Aperture Shooting mode Movie Image-recording quality j Movie-recording size Playback number Total images recorded P 03 B3-2 I S5400 D S 5A2. Gl EB13. 0, 0, 0 Picture Style and settings ISO speed Highlight tone priority Color space Shooting date and time...

Shooting with the LCD Monitor Live View Shooting

You can shoot while viewing the image on the camera's LCD monitor. This is called Live View shooting. Live View shooting is effective for still subjects which do not move. If you handhold the camera and shoot while viewing the LCD monitor, camera shake can cause blurred images. Using a tripod is recommended. With EOS Utility provided software installed in your computer, you can connect the camera to the computer and shoot remotely while viewing the computer screen. For details, see the Software...

Imn Menu Operations

You can set various functions with the menus such as the image-recording quality, date time, etc. While looking at the LCD monitor, use the lt MENU gt button, lt S gt cross keys, and lt gt button on the camera back. gt button - lt S gt Cross keys gt button - lt S gt Cross keys In Basic Zone modes and Movie shooting mode, the tabs and menu options displayed will be different. In Basic Zone modes and Movie shooting mode, the tabs and menu options displayed will be different.

External Speedlites

Basically operates like a built-in flash for easy operation. When an EX-series Speedlite sold separately is attached to the camera, almost all the autoflash control is done by the camera. In other words, it is like a high-output flash attached externally in place of the built-in flash. For detailed instructions, see the EX-series Speedlite's instruction manual. This camera is a Type-A camera that can use all the features of EX-series Speedlites. With an EX-series Speedlite not compatible with...

About Adobe RGB

This color space is mainly used for commercial printing and other industrial uses. This setting is not recommended if you do not know about image processing, Adobe RGB, and Design rule for Camera File System 2.0 Exif 2.21 . The image will look very subdued in a sRGB personal computer environment and with printers not compatible with Design rule for Camera File System 2.0 Exif 2.21 . Post-processing of the image with software will therefore be required. If the image is captured with the color...

K Enjoying Movies

Basically, there are the following three ways to playback the movies you shot. Use the provided AV cable or an HDMI Cable HTC-100 sold separately to connect the camera to a TV set. Then you can playback the captured movies and photos on the TV. If you have a High-Definition TV set and connect your camera with an HDMI cable, you can watch Full HD Full HighDefinition 1920x1080 and HD HighDefinition 1280x720 movies with higher image quality. Movies on a card can be played only by devices which can...

Quick Control Screen Nomenclature

Aperture p.80 Shutter speed p.78 Exposure compensation AEB setting p.89 Shooting mode p.20 Image-recording quality p.72 Flash exposure compensation p.88 Auto Lighting Optimizer p.103 Drive mode p.70 Metering mode p.86 AF mode p.66 Asterisked functions cannot be set with the Quick Control screen.

Change F-number Aperture T2i

When using an aperture with a high f-number, note that camera shake can occur in low light scenes. A higher aperture f-number will make the shutter speed slower. Under low light, the shutter speed can be as long as 30 sec. In such cases, increase the ISO speed and hold the camera steady or use a tripod. The depth of field depends not only on the aperture, but also the lens and subject distance. Since wide-angle lenses have a wide depth of field range of acceptable focus in front of and behind...

Uy Magnified View

You can magnify a shot image by 1.5x to 10x on the LCD monitor. During image playback, press the lt U gt button. If you hold down the lt U gt button, the image will continue to be magnified until it reaches the maximum magnification. Press the lt HA gt button to reduce the magnification. If you hold down the button, the magnification will continue to reduce to the single image display. Use the lt S gt key to scroll around the magnified image. To exit the magnified display, press the lt E gt...

Imn Registering My Menu

Under the My Menu tab, you can register up to six menu options and Custom Functions whose settings you change frequently. Under the 9 tab, select My Menu settings , then press lt gt . Select Register to My Menu , then press lt gt . Select the item to be registered, then press lt gt . On the confirmation dialog, select OK and press lt gt to register the item. You can register up to six items in My Menu. To return to the screen in step 2, press the lt MENU gt button. You can change the order of...

Using the Builtin Flash

To obtain a correct flash exposure, the flash output will be set automatically to match the set aperture autoflash exposure . The shutter speed will be set automatically between 1 200 sec. - 30 sec. to suit the scene's brightness. In low light, the main subject is exposed with the automatic flash, and the background is exposed with a slow shutter speed set automatically. Both the subject and background look properly exposed automatic slow-speed flash sync . If you are handholding the camera,...

Troubleshooting Guide

If a problem occurs, first refer to this Troubleshooting Guide. If this Troubleshooting Guide does not resolve the problem, contact your dealer or nearest Canon Service Center. The battery cannot be recharged with the battery charger provided. Do not recharge any battery pack other than a genuine Canon Battery Pack LP-E8. The camera does not operate even when the power switch is set to lt on gt . The battery is not properly installed in the camera p.26 . Recharge the battery p.24 . Make sure...

Iso Iso Speed

Turn the lt 6 gt dial or press the lt U gt key to select the ISO speed. When AUTO is selected, the ISO speed is set automatically. When you press the shutter button halfway, the ISO speed setting will be displayed. Press the lt YiQ gt button. Press the key to select the drive mode, then press lt gt . Single shooting i Continuous shooting Q Self-timer Remote control l Self-timer 2 sec q Self-timer Continuous The lt Q gt and lt q gt drive modes can be selected in all...

Mm Menu Function Settings

The menu options under the 6 tab's Live View function settings menu are explained below. The functions settable in this menu screen only apply during Live View shooting. These functions do not take effect during viewfinder shooting. With Grid 11 or Grid 2 m , you can display grid lines. You can change how long the exposure setting is displayed AE lock time . You can select Live mode p.113 , U Live mode p.114 , or 0 lt Even while the Live View image is displayed, you can still set lt MENU gt...

Quick Reference Guide

Press the lt MENU gt button to display the menu. 2. Press the key to select the tab, then press the lt ,V gt key to select the desired item. 3. Press lt gt to display the setting. 4. After setting the item, press lt gt . Basic Zone Modes Movie Shooting Mode Release shutter without card Image review 2 sec. Peripheral illumin. correct. Red-eye reduc. Disable Flash control Release shutter without card Image review 2 sec. Peripheral illumin. correct. Red-eye reduc. Disable Flash control

About the Automatic Self Cleaning Sensor

Whenever you set the power switch to lt 0N gt or lt OFF gt , the sensor cleaning will be executed automatically. During the sensor cleaning, the LCD monitor will display lt f gt . Even during the sensor cleaning, you can still shoot by pressing the shutter button halfway p.37 to stop the sensor cleaning and take a picture. If you repeatedly turn the power switch lt 0N gt lt 0FF gt at a short interval, the lt f gt icon might not be displayed. This is normal and not a problem.

When Autofocus Fails

Autofocus can fail to achieve focus the focus confirmation light lt gt blinks with certain subjects such as the following Example Blue sky, solid-color walls, etc. Extremely backlit or reflective subjects Example Car with a highly reflective body, etc. Near and far subjects covered by an AF point Example Animal in a cage, etc. Example Skyscraper windows, computer keyboards, etc. In such cases, do one of the following 1 With One-Shot AF, focus an object at the same distance as the subject and...

Av Changing the Depth of Field

To obtain a blurry background or to make everything near and far look sharp, set the Mode Dial to lt Av gt Aperture-priority AE to adjust the depth of field range of acceptable focus . lt Av gt stands for Aperture value which is the size of the diaphragm hole inside the lens. With a high aperture f-number f 32 With a low aperture f-number f 5.6 With a high aperture f-number f 32 With a low aperture f-number f 5.6

Specifications

Image sensor size Compatible lenses Effective pixels Aspect ratio Dust delete feature Noise reduction Automatic image brightness correction Highlight tone priority Lens peripheral illumination correction Digital, single-lens reflex, AF AE camera with built-in flash SD memory card, SDHC memory card, SDXC memory card Canon EF lenses including EF-S lenses 35mm-equivalent focal length is approx. 1.6 times the lens focal length Canon EF mount Auto, Manual, Dust Delete Data appending Design rule for...

K Playing Movies

Press the lt E gt button to display the image. Press the key to select a movie. With the single-image display, the lt 1mm gt icon displayed on the upper left indicates that it is a movie. During the index display, the perforation on the left edge of the image indicates that it is a movie. As movies cannot be played on the index display, press lt gt to switch to the single-image display. On the single-image display, press lt gt . The movie playback panel will appear on the bottom. Select Play ,...

Q Quick Control Screen

The Quick Control screen will appear. Auto Lighting ONE SHOT QQ 1 Optimizer Press the lt S gt key to select the function, then turn the lt 6 gt dial to set it. In the Basic Zone modes except C , you can select certain drive modes and the image-recording quality.

Menu Settings

7L 8L 7M 8M 7S 8S 1 7L 1 Off 2 sec. 4 sec. 8 sec. Hold Flash firing Built-in flash function setting External flash function setting External flash C.Fn setting Clear external flash C.Fn setting 1 3-stop increments, 5 stops AEB 2 stops WB correction White balance correction WB-BKT White balance bracketing SSI Standard IQPortrait EE Landscape SNeutral EU Faithful VMonochrome WUser Def. 1, 2, 3 0 The 2 Shooting 2, 2 Shooting 3, 7 Set-up 3, and My Menu screens tabs are not displayed in Basic Zone...

Remote Control Shooting

Remote Controller RC-6 Sold separately This remote controller enables you to take pictures wirelessly up to about 5 meters 16.4 feet from the camera. You can either shoot immediately or use a 2-sec. delay. Set the self-timer to lt Q gt p.71 . Point the remote controller toward the camera's remote control sensor and press the transmit button. When focus is achieved, the self-timer lamp will light and the picture will be taken. Camera misoperation may occur near certain types of fluorescent...

Recompose and take the picture

If you want to maintain the AE lock while taking more shots, hold down the lt A gt button and press the shutter button to take another shot. AE lock is applied at the AF point that achieved focus. AE lock is applied at the selected AF point. AE lock is applied at the center AF point. When the lens' focus mode switch is set to lt MF gt , AE lock is applied at the center AF point. When the lens' focus mode switch is set to lt MF gt , AE lock is applied at the center AF point.

Using a Household Power Outlet

With the AC Adapter Kit ACK-E8 sold separately , you can connect the camera to a household power outlet and not worry about the battery level. Connect the power cord as shown in the illustration. After using the camera, unplug the power plug from the power outlet. Connect the cord's plug to the DC Coupler. Open the cover and insert the DC Coupler until it locks in place. Open the DC cord hole cover and install the cord as shown. Do not connect or disconnect the power cord while the camera's...

W Printing

The screen display and setting options will differ depending on the printer. Some settings might not be available. For details, see the printer's instruction manual. Check that the lt W gt icon is displayed on the upper left of the LCD monitor. Press the lt key to select the image to be printed. The print setting screen will appear. Sets the printing effects p.180 . Sets the date or file number imprinting to on or off. Sets the quantity to be printed. Sets the trimming cropping p.183 . -Sets...

W Digital Print Order Format DPOF

You can set the print type, date imprinting, and file No. imprinting. The print settings will be applied to all print-ordered images. They cannot be set individually for each image. Under the 3' tab, select Print order , then press lt gt . t Select Set up , then press lt gt . Set the option as desired. Set the Print type , Date , and File No. . i Select the option to be set, then press lt 0 gt . Select the desired setting, then press lt gt . Multiple thumbnail images are printed on one sheet....

AO Setting Exposure Compensation

Set exposure compensation if the exposure without flash does not come out as desired. This feature can be used in Creative Zone modes except lt M gt . Although you can set the exposure compensation up to 5 stops in 1 3-stop increments, the exposure compensation indicator in the viewfinder can only display the setting up to 2 stops. If you want to set the exposure compensation beyond 2 stops, you should follow the instructions for 2 Exp. comp. AEB on page 89. Hold down the lt AO gt button and...

Nomenclature

Canon Eos 550d Manual Guide Nomenclature

The names in bold indicate the parts mentioned up until the Basic Shooting and Image Playback section. - Built-in flash AF-assist beam p.64 147 - Built-in flash AF-assist beam p.64 147 Depth-of-field preview button p.82 Red-eye reduction Self-timer lamp p.65 71 Depth-of-field preview button p.82 External microphone -IN terminal p.134 Eyecup p.205 Dioptric adjustment knob p.36 Viewfinder eyepiece Display-off sensor p.146 - lt DISP. gt Shooting settings display button lt A gt Live View shooting...

Shooting Tips

To freeze the action or moving subject. Use a fast shutter speed such as 1 4000 sec. to 1 500 sec. To blur a running child or animal giving the impression of fast movement. Use a medium shutter speed such as 1 250 sec. to 1 30 sec. Follow the moving subject through the viewfinder and press the shutter button to take the picture. If you use a telephoto lens, hold it steady to prevent camera shake. How to blur a flowing river or water fountain. Use a slow shutter speed of 1 15 sec. or slower....

To Enable Live View Shooting

Under 6 Live View function settings , set Live View shoot. to Enable . Battery Life with Live View Shooting Approx. number of shots The figures above are based on a fully-charged Battery Pack LP-E8 and CIPA Camera amp Imaging Products Association testing standards. Continuous Live View shooting is possible for approx. 1 hr. 30 min. at 23 C 73 F with a fully-charged Battery Pack LP-E8 . During Live View shooting, do not point the lens toward the sun. The sun's heat can damage the camera's...

K Filter Effect

With a filter effect applied to a monochrome image, you can make white clouds or green trees stand out more. Normal black-and-white image with no filter effects. The blue sky will look more natural, and the white clouds will look crisper. The blue sky will look slightly darker. The sunset will look more brilliant. The blue sky will look quite dark. Fall leaves will look crisper and brighter. Skin tones and lips will look fine. Tree leaves will look crisper and brighter. 0 Increasing the...

Picture Style Effects

The image looks vivid, sharp, and crisp. This is a general-purpose Picture Style suitable for most scenes. For nice skin tones. The image looks softer. Effective for close-ups of women or children. This Picture Style is also selected automatically when the Mode Dial is set to lt 2 gt . By changing the Color tone p.92 , you can adjust the skin tone. HI Landscape C Vivid blues and greens For vivid blues and greens, and very sharp and crisp images. Effective for impressive landscapes. This Picture...

Viewing the Images on TV

You can also view the still photos and movies on a TV set. Before connecting or disconnecting the cable between the camera and television, turn off the camera and television. Adjust the movie's sound volume with the TV set. Depending on the TV set, part of the image displayed might be cut off. Viewing on HD High-Definition TV Sets The HDMI Cable HTC-100 sold separately is required. Connect the HDMI cable to the camera. Connect the HDMI cable to the camera's lt HDMI OUT gt terminal. With the...

System

Canon 430ex Power Adaptor

ST-E2 270EX 430EX II 580EX II Macro Ring Lite Macro Twin Lite ST-E2 270EX 430EX II 580EX II Macro Ring Lite Macro Twin Lite Battery Magazine Battery Magazine BGM-E8L for two BGM-E8A for LP-E8 battery packs size-AA LR6 batteries Battery Magazine Battery Magazine BGM-E8L for two BGM-E8A for LP-E8 battery packs size-AA LR6 batteries

Imn Manual Sensor Cleaning n

Dust which could not be removed by the automatic sensor cleaning can be removed manually with a blower, etc. The surface of the image sensor is extremely delicate. If the sensor needs to be cleaned directly, having it done by a Canon Service Center is recommended. Before cleaning the sensor, detach the lens from the camera. LCD brightness Date Time 02 28H language Englfr , _ T ,1 02 28 '10 13 30 English NTSC Under the 6 tab, select Sensor cleaning , then press lt gt . t Select Clean manually ,...

Shooting Function Settings

Function settings particular to movie shooting are explained here. While the image is displayed on the LCD monitor, pressing the lt Q gt button will enable you to set the white balance, Picture Style, Auto Lighting Optimizer, image-recording quality for still photos , movie-recording size, and AF mode. The settable functions will be highlighted in blue. When lt Af gt is selected, the AF points will also be displayed. Press the lt S gt key to select the function to be set. The name of the...

Imn Setting Custom Functions

Custom Functions C.Fn Copyright information CJear settings firmware Ver. 1.0.0 Under the tab, select Custom Functions C.Fn , then press lt gt . C,Fn I Exposure Exposure level increments Press the key to select the C,Fn I Exposure Exposure level increments Press the key to select the setting number , then press lt gt . Repeat steps 2 and 3 if you want to set other Custom Functions. At the bottom of the screen, the current Custom Function settings are indicated below the respective function...

Imn Custom Function Settings n

Custom Functions are organized into four groups based on the function type C.Fn I Exposure, C.Fn II Image, C.Fn III Autofocus Drive, C.Fn IV Operation Others. Sets 1 2-stop increments for the shutter speed, aperture, exposure compensation, AEB, flash exposure compensation, etc. Effective when you prefer to control the exposure in less fine increments than 1 3-stop increments. The exposure level will be displayed in the viewfinder and on the LCD monitor as shown below. The exposure level will be...

P Program AE

The camera automatically sets the shutter speed and aperture in the same way as the lt 0 gt mode. Set the Mode Dial to lt P gt . Set the Mode Dial to lt Tv gt . Turn the lt 6 gt dial to set the desired shutter speed, then focus the subject. The aperture will be set automatically. If the aperture display blinks, turn the lt 6 gt dial until it stops blinking. Set the Mode Dial to lt Av gt . Turn the lt 6 gt dial to set the desired aperture, then focus the subject. The shutter speed will be set...

About Auto Power

To save battery power, the camera turns off automatically after about 30 seconds of non-operation. To turn on the camera again, just press the shutter button halfway p.37 . You can change the auto power-off time with the menu's 5 Auto power off setting p.139 . If you set the power switch to lt 0FF gt while an image is being recorded to the card, Recording will be displayed and the power will turn off after the card finishes recording the image.

What Is Af Mode Eos 550d

Set the lens focus mode switch to lt AF gt . Press the lt AF gt button. Press the key to select the AF mode, then press lt gt . ONE SHOT One-Shot AF For still subjects Al FOCUS AI Focus AF Switches the AF mode automatically Al SERVO AI Servo AF For moving subjects Press the lt S gt button. Press the lt S gt key to select the AF point. While looking at the viewfinder, you can select the AF point by turning the lt 6 gt dial until the desired AF point flashes in red. Pressing lt gt toggles the AF...

Info

Normally, the Self Cleaning Sensor Unit will eliminate most of the dust that might be visible on captured images. However, in case visible dust still remains, you can append the Dust Delete Data to the image for erasing the dust spots later. The Dust Delete Data is used by Digital Photo Professional provided software to erase the dust spots automatically. Get a solid-white object paper, etc. . Set the lens focal length to 50mm or longer. Set the lens focus mode switch to lt MF gt and set the...

L Erasing Images

You can either select and erase images one by one or erase them in one batch. Protected images p.170 will not be erased. Q Once an image is erased, it cannot be recovered. Make sure you no longer need the image before erasing it. To prevent important images from being erased accidentally, protect them. Erasing a Effl JL image will erase both the RAW and JPEG images. The erase dialog will appear at the bottom of the screen. Select Erase , then press lt gt . The image displayed will be erased. mm...

Bulb Exposures

In step 2 on the preceding page, turn the lt 6 gt dial to the left to set lt BULB gt . A bulb exposure keeps the shutter open for as long as you hold down the shutter button. It can be used to photograph fireworks, etc. The elapsed exposure time will be displayed on the LCD monitor. Since bulb exposures produce more noise than usual, the image might look a little grainy. You can reduce this noise by setting the 7 Custom Functions C.Fn menu's Long exp. noise reduction to 1 Auto or 2 On p.193 ....

Error Codes

If there is a problem with the camera, an error message will appear. Follow the onI screen instructions. Communications between the camera and lens is Communications between the camera and lens is faulty. Clean the lens contacts. Clean the electrical contacts on the camera and lens and use a Canon lens p.13, 16 . Card cannot be accessed. Reinsert change card or format card with camera. Remove and insert the card again, replace the card, or format the card p.31, 42 . Cannot save images...

About the Lens Correction Data

The camera already contains lens peripheral illumination correction data for approx. 25 lenses. In step 2, if you select Enable , the peripheral light correction will be applied automatically for any lens whose correction data has been registered in the camera. With EOS Utility provided software , you can check which lenses have their correction data registered in the camera. You can also register the correction data for unregistered lenses. For details, see the Software Instruction Manual...

Imn Setting Copyright Information n

When you set the copyright information, it will be appended to the image as Exif information. Underthe 7 tab, select Copyright information , then press lt gt . Custom Functions C.Fn I Copyright information Gear settings firmware Ver. 1.0.0 I Enter author's name Enter copyright details -_ i lt gt 0123456789 abcdefghijklmnopqrstuvw vz ABCDEFGHIJKLMNOPQRSTUVHXYZ t, S5S -_ i lt gt 0123456789 abcdefghijklmnopqrstuvw vz ABCDEFGHIJKLMNOPQRSTUVHXYZ t, S5S Press the lt gt key to select either Enter...

Setting the Flash

The built-in flash and external Speedlite settings can be set with the menu. The External flash menu options for external Speedlites are applicable only to an attached EX-series Speedlite compatible with the respective functions. The setting procedure is the same as setting a camera menu function. Release shutter without card Image review 2 sec. Peripheral illumin, correct. Red-eye reduc. Disable Flash control Under the 1 tab, select Flash control , then press lt gt . The flash control screen...

Handy Features

You can prevent the beeper from sounding when focus is achieved or during self-timer operation. I .WHalBhL'J'ilUI 1 ' Under the O tab, select Beep , then press lt gt . Select Disable , then press lt gt . This prevents shooting if there is no card in the camera. Under the 1 tab, select Release shutter without card , then press lt 0 gt . Select Disable , then press If there is no card installed and you press the shutter button, Card will be displayed in the viewfinder, and you cannot release the...

AI Servo AF for Moving Subjects

This AF mode is for moving subjects when the focusing distance keeps changing. While you hold down the shutter button halfway, the subject will be focused continuously. The exposure is set at the moment the picture is taken. When the AF point selection p.68 is automatic, the camera first uses the center AF point to focus. During autofocusing, if the subject moves away from the center AF point, focus tracking continues as long as the subject is covered by another AF point. With AI Servo AF, the...

Parameter Settings and Effects

To make it less sharp, set it toward the end. The closer it is to , the softer the image will look. To make it sharper, set it toward the H end. The closer it is to H, the sharper the image will look. O Contrast Adjusts the image contrast and the vividness of colors. To decrease the contrast, set it toward the minus end. The closer it is to H, the blander the image will look. To increase the contrast, set it toward the plus end. The closer it is to , the crisper the image will look. amp...

Set the metering mode

Press the key to select the metering mode, then press lt gt . This is an all-around metering mode suited for portraits and even backlit subjects. The camera sets the exposure automatically to suit the scene. This metering mode is set automatically in Basic Zone modes. Effective when the background is much brighter than the subject due to backlighting, etc. The gray area in the figure is where the brightness is metered to obtain the standard exposure. This is for metering a specific part of the...

Customizing a Picture Style

You can customize a Picture Style by adjusting individual parameters like Sharpness and Contrast . To see the resulting effects, take test shots. To customize Monochrome , see page 93. Expo.comp. AEB Auto Lighting Optimizer Metering mode Custom White Balance WB Shtft BKT 0,0 0 Color space sRGB Picture Style BES Standard EH Portrait 3 . . 0. 0 J . 0 . 0 . 0 4.0.0. 0 . D . 0 . 0 0.0.0.0 3, 0. N. N

Set the flash exposure compensation amount

To make the flash exposure brighter, turn the lt 6 gt dial to the right. Increased exposure Or to make it darker, turn the lt 6 gt dial to the left. Decreased exposure When you press the shutter button halfway, the lt y gt will appear in the viewfinder. After taking the picture, do steps 1 to 3 to return the flash exposure compensation amount to zero. o If the 2 Auto Lighting Optimizer p.103 is set to anything other than Disable , the image may look bright even if a decreased exposure...

Imn Auto Exposure Bracketing n

Auto Exposure Bracketing Aeb Eos 40d

This feature takes exposure compensation a step further by varying the exposure automatically with three shots 2 stops in 1 3-stop increments as shown below. You can then choose the best exposure. This is called AEB Auto Exposure Bracketing . This feature takes exposure compensation a step further by varying the exposure automatically with three shots 2 stops in 1 3-stop increments as shown below. You can then choose the best exposure. This is called AEB Auto Exposure Bracketing .