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Canon EOS 70D by James Johnson

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Chapter 4: Finding and Interpreting Image-Related Information

Image

Before an Exposure

External Information

On the camera body. It seems a bit obvious, but the settings of dials and switches can be overlooked, which will give you results that are quite different from what you expect.

Start with the power switch: is the camera powered on? Then check the Mode Dial: is the camera set to the exposure mode you wish to work in? Do you have the correct autofocus area set and the appropriate focus point selected? Is the camera properly set for capturing a single image each time the Shutter button is pressed, or should it be set for continuous shooting? If ...

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