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Canon® EOS Rebel XSi/450D Guide to Digital SLR Photography by David D. Busch

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Anatomy of the Rebel XSi’s Menus

The XSi has one of the best-designed menu systems of any digital SLR in its price class, with a remarkable amount of consistency (finally!) with other cameras in the Canon product line. In fact, if you used any other newer Canon dSLR before you purchased your Rebel XSi, you’re probably already familiar with the basic menu lineup. The Rebel XSi has a series of seven separate tabbed menus, each with a single screen of entries, arranged in rows (so you won’t need to scroll within a menu to see all the entries). The new menus are much cleaner, too.

With the revamped system, just press the Menu button, located in the upper-left corner of the back of the camera, and use either the left/right cross keys or spin the Main ...

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