Join Justin Reznick for an in-depth discussion in this video Using image playback, part of Performance Tuning Your Canon Digital SLR.
- In this video I'd like to talk about image playback.…It's so important to be able to comfortably…look at the images that you've created…and be able to analyze them.…There are settings in the menu that need to be changed.…We're going to go through and look at…why we're going to change them and how to do that.…The first thing we're going to look at,…and we're using the 5DS menu,…is Image review.…Now, Image review is default set to 2 seconds.…I'm going to click on that and move it to Hold.…What this means is once I take an image,…it sits on the screen for two seconds and then it goes away.…
I've got a Canon 6D mounted on the tripod.…Let's take a look at exactly how that works.…I'm going to go to Live View,…I'm going to use back button focus…and I'm going to take a shot.…The image appears on the back of the screen,…two-second count and it's gone…and I'm back to Live View.…Now, what I like to do, personally,…is really sit back and take that image in…and really think about what I'm composing.…So I'm going to change the setting,…
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