Join Justin Reznick for an in-depth discussion in this video Configuring card slots in a multiformat camera, part of Canon Digital SLR: Tips, Tricks, & Techniques.
- A really great feature of some…of the Canon cameras is dual card slots.…You can add a compact flash,…and an SD card at the same time.…And in order to do that you really need…to understand the different options,…so I want to explain those to you.…Now the Canon 6D does not have dual slots.…It only has one, and that is becuause they tried…to minimize the weight, and make a lighter camera…at a more affordable price.…So on the 6D, you are using SD cards only.…So the models like the 5DS, the 5D Mark III,…the 7D Mark II and 1D X,…are the Canon cameras with dual slots.…
Now before I get to that I want to talk…a bit about image quality.…Because we are going to have a chance to decide…what quality is recorded to what card.…Now, for me, I shoot exclusively in RAW.…And the reason is I shoot for fine art,…and every image that I make,…that I really feel is going to be something…and whether it is on my website,…or I have the opportunity to print it,…I do my own editing, and so I like to have complete control.…So, in the very first option, on the very first menu,…
In this course, photographer and educator Justin Reznick demonstrates a set of customizing strategies aimed at making a Canon DSLR far more responsive and effective. That way, you can focus on composition and artistic expression, and let your Canon handle the rest.
- Maximizing Live View
- Configuring Drive mode
- Working with bracketed settings
- Creating custom menus
- Configuring card slots in a multiformat camera
- Working with autofocus in the viewfinder