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Icons in This Guide

Main Dial Indicates the Main dial.
Quick Control Dial Indicates the Quick control dial.
Multi-controller Indicates the Multi-controller.
Smart controller Indicates the Smart controller.
SET Indicates the Set button.
Timer* Indicates the duration (in * seconds) of the operation for the button you pressed, as timed after you release the button.
  • In addition to the above, the icons and symbols used on the camera's buttons and displayed on the screen are also used in this guide when discussing relevant operations and functionality.
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Supplemental information

Supplemental information.

Tips Tips or advice for better shooting.
Troubleshooting Troubleshooting advice.

Basic Assumptions for Operational Instructions and Sample Photos

  • Before following any instructions, make sure the power switch is set to Power on ().
  • It is assumed that all the menu settings and Custom Functions are set to their defaults.
  • Illustrations in this guide show the camera with the EF 50mm f/1.8 STM lens attached as an example.
  • Sample photos in this guide are only for illustration.