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

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LCD Panel Readouts

The top panel of the EOS 40D (see Figure 2.13) contains a monochrome LCD readout that displays status information about most of the shooting settings. All of the information segments available are shown in Figure 2.14. I’ve color-coded the display to make it easier to differentiate them; the information does not appear in color on the actual 40D. Many of the information items are mutually exclusive (that is, in the White Balance area at upper left, only one of the possible settings illustrated will appear).

Figure 2.13.

Figure 2.14.

Some of the items on the status LCD also appear in the viewfinder, ...

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