Chapter Seven: Advanced Features

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Shooting with Live View

This is probably the most straightforward implementation of shooting with the LCD monitor that I’ve come across. The justification for Live View is the ability to use that large, sharp LCD monitor for composing a photograph rather than using the comparatively tiny image the viewfinder is able to present. A fringe benefit of having Live View on the camera is the ability to connect the camera to a computer and use the Canon EOS Utility software to remotely control many of the functions of the camera.

Be sure the Live View shooting/movie shooting switch is set to Live View, then press the START/STOP ...

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