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David Busch’s Compact Field Guide for the Canon® EOS® 70D by David D. Busch

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Chapter 3Shooting and Playback Menu Settings

The Shooting and Playback menus determine how the 70D uses many of its shooting features to take a photo, and how it displays images on review. The Live View Shooting and Movie menus are covered in Chapter 6.

Anatomy of the Canon EOS 70D’s Menus

Press the MENU button on the upper-left edge of the camera to access the menu system. The most recently accessed menu will appear, as in Figure 3.1. When you’re using any Mode Dial option other than Scene modes, Scene Intelligent Auto and Creative Auto, there are 15 menu tabs. Different menu tabs are provided, depending on the shooting mode.

In this chapter, I’m going to explain all the tabs and all the menu entries, and not take the time to mention which of ...

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