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Canon EOS 40D Guide to Digital Photography by David D. Busch

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Reviewing the Images You’ve Taken

The Canon EOS 40D has a broad range of playback and image review options, and I’ll cover them in more detail in Chapter 3. For now, you’ll want to learn just the basics. Here is all you really need to know at this time, as shown in Figure 1.13:

  • Press the Playback button (marked with a blue right-pointing triangle) to display the most recent image on the LCD.
  • Rotate the Quick Control Dial to review additional images. Turn it counterclockwise to review images from most recent to oldest, or clockwise to start with the first image on the Compact Flash card and cycle forward to the newest.
  • Use the Jump button to leap ahead 10 or 100 images.
  • Press the Info button repeatedly to cycle among overlays of basic image information, ...

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