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Before Use

Basic Guide

Advanced Guide

1 Camera Basics

2 Auto Mode /
Hybrid Auto Mode

3 Other Shooting Modes

4 P Mode

5 Tv, Av, and M Mode


M, and C Modes

6 Playback Mode

Camera User Guide 7 Wi-Fi Functions

Make sure you read this guide, including the Safety Precautions
(=13) section, before using the camera.
Click the buttons in the lower right to access other pages.
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Compatible Memory Cards Before Use

Before Use
Basic Guide
The following memory cards (sold separately) can be used, regardless of
capacity. Advanced Guide
SD memory cards*1
SDHC memory cards *1*2 1 Camera Basics

Initial Information SDXC memory cards* * 1 2

2 Auto Mode /
Hybrid Auto Mode
*1 Cards conforming to SD standards. However, not all memory cards have been

Package Contents verified to work with the camera.


*2 UHS-I memory cards are also supported. 3 Other Shooting Modes

Before use, make sure the following items are included in the package. Preliminary Notes and Legal Information 4 P Mode

If anything is missing, contact your camera retailer.


5 Tv, Av, and M Mode
M, and C Modes
Take and review some test shots initially to make sure the images
were recorded correctly. Please note that Canon Inc., its subsidiaries
and affiliates, and its distributors are not liable for any consequential
6 Playback Mode

damages arising from any malfunction of a camera or accessory,


including memory cards, that result in the failure of an image to be 7 Wi-Fi Functions
recorded or to be recorded in a way that is machine readable.
Camera Battery Pack Battery Charger Images recorded by the camera shall be for personal use. Refrain 8 Set-Up Menu

(with body cap) LP-E17 LC-E17/LC-E17E from unauthorized recording that infringes on copyright law, and note
(with terminal cover) that even for personal use, photography may contravene copyright
or other legal rights at some performances or exhibitions, or in some
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commercial settings.
The camera warranty is valid only in the area of purchase. In case of
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camera problems while abroad, return to the area of purchase before


contacting a Canon Customer Support Help Desk. Index

Although the LCD monitor is produced under extremely high-precision


manufacturing conditions and more than 99.99% of the pixels meet
Neck Strap Interface Cable design specifications, in rare cases some pixels may be defective
EM-200DB IFC-400PCU or may appear as red or black dots. This does not indicate camera
damage or affect recorded images.
Printed matter is also included. The LCD monitor may be covered with a thin plastic film for protection
Check that the contents of the lens kit are included in the cameras against scratches during shipment. If covered, remove the film before
using the camera.
package.
A memory card is not included. When the camera is used over an extended period, it may become
warm. This is not a malfunction.

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Part Names Before Use

Basic Guide

Advanced Guide

1 Camera Basics

2 Auto Mode /
Hybrid Auto Mode

3 Other Shooting Modes

(1)
(2)
LCD monitor / Touch screen*
Focal plane mark
(12) [
[
(AF Frame adjustment)] /
(Magnify)] button 4 P Mode

(3) Hot shoe (13) [ (Menu)] button


5 Tv, Av, and M Mode
M, and C Modes
(1) [ (Multifunction)] button (19) Lens release button (4) Flash sync contacts (14) [ (Information)] button

(2) Front dial (20) Lens mount (5) Indicator (15) [ (ISO speed)] / [ (Wi-Fi)] / 6 Playback Mode
Up button
(3)
(4)
Remote control sensor
EF-M lens mount index
(21) External microphone IN terminal
(22) Digital terminal
(6) Speaker
(7) Movie button
(16) [ (Manual focus)] / Left button 7 Wi-Fi Functions

(17) Control dial


(5) Grip (23) (N-Mark)* (8) [ (Playback)] button
(18) [ (Quick setting menu)] / Set
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(6) Contacts (24) Tripod socket (9) Strap mount
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button
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(7) Exposure compensation dial (25) DC coupler terminal cover (10) HDMITM terminal
(19) [ (Flash)] / Right button
(8)
(9)
Shutter button
Power button
(26) Memory card slot / Battery pack
compartment cover
(11) [ (AE lock)] / [
button
(Index)]
(20) [ (Erase)] / Down button 10 Appendix

(10) Mode dial * Used with NFC features (=118). Index


* Touch may not be detected as easily if you apply a screen protector.
(11) Flash Turning the control dial is one way to
(12) Microphone choose setting items, switch images, and
perform other operations. Most of these
(13) Strap mount
operations are also possible with the
(14) [ (Flash pop-up)] switch [ ][ ][ ][ ] buttons.
(15) Lamp
(16) Lens lock pin
(17) Terminal cover
(18) Wi-Fi antenna area

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Lens
Conventions Used in this Guide Before Use

EF-M Lens Basic Guide


In this guide, icons are used to represent the corresponding camera
buttons and dials on which they appear or which they resemble. Advanced Guide

The following camera buttons and controls are represented by icons.


1 Camera Basics

2 Auto Mode /
Hybrid Auto Mode

3 Other Shooting Modes

Shooting modes and on-screen icons and text are indicated in


brackets.
4 P Mode

: Important information you should know 5 Tv, Av, and M Mode


M, and C Modes
: Notes and tips for expert camera use
: Indicates touch-screen operations 6 Playback Mode
(1) Focusing ring
= xx: Pages with related information (in this example, xx represents
(2) Hood mount
a page number) 7 Wi-Fi Functions

(3) Filter-mounting thread


(4) Lens retraction switch
Instructions in this guide apply to the camera under default settings.
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All lenses and mount adapters are referred to simply as lenses and
(5) Lens mount index mount adapters, regardless of whether they are included in the lens
kit or sold separately.
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(6) Zoom ring
(7) Lens retraction index Illustrations in this manual show the camera with lens EF-M 15-45mm 10 Appendix
f/3.5-6.3 IS STM attached.
(8) Zoom position index
For convenience, all supported memory cards are simply referred to as Index
(9) Contacts
the memory card.
The symbols Still Images and Movies below titles indicate
how the function is used whether for still images or movies.

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Stabilizing the Image..............................................................22
Table of Contents Trying the Camera Out............................................................ 23
Before Use

Holding the Camera....................................................................23 Basic Guide


Shooting in Scene Intelligent Auto Mode....................................23
Before Use Viewing.......................................................................................25 Advanced Guide

Initial Information............................................................... 2 Erasing Images......................................................................26


Package Contents..................................................................... 2
1 Camera Basics

Advanced Guide
Compatible Memory Cards....................................................... 2
1 Camera Basics............................................................ 27
2 Auto Mode /
Hybrid Auto Mode
Preliminary Notes and Legal Information.................................. 2
Part Names............................................................................... 3
On/Off...................................................................................... 27 3 Other Shooting Modes
Power-Saving Features (Auto Power Down)..............................28
Lens..........................................................................................4
Power Saving in Shooting Mode............................................28 4 P Mode
Conventions Used in this Guide................................................ 4
Power Saving in Playback Mode............................................28
Common Camera Operations................................................. 12
Shutter Button......................................................................... 28
5 Tv, Av, and M Mode
M, and C Modes

Safety Precautions.................................................................. 13
Shooting Modes...................................................................... 29 6 Playback Mode

Basic Guide Adjusting the Angle of the LCD Monitor.................................. 29


Tilting the Screen Downward..................................................29 7 Wi-Fi Functions
Basic Operations............................................................. 16
Tilting the Screen Upward......................................................29
Initial Preparations.................................................................. 16
Shooting Display Options........................................................ 30
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Attaching the Strap.....................................................................16


Charging the Battery Pack..........................................................16
Using the Quick Setting Menu................................................. 31 9 Accessories
Using Touch-Screen Operations to Configure Settings..............31
Inserting the Battery Pack and Memory Card.............................17
Removing the Battery Pack and Memory Card......................18 Using the Menu Screen........................................................... 32 10 Appendix

Setting the Date and Time..........................................................18 Touch-Screen Operations...........................................................33


Index
Changing the Date and Time..................................................19 On-Screen Keyboard.............................................................. 33
Display Language.......................................................................20 Indicator Display...................................................................... 34
Attaching a Lens.........................................................................20 2 Auto Mode / Hybrid Auto Mode................................. 35
Detaching a Lens...................................................................21
Shooting with Camera-Determined Settings........................... 35
Lens Instruction Manuals.......................................................21
Shooting (Scene Intelligent Auto)...............................................35
Attaching EF and EF-S Lenses..................................................21
Shooting in Hybrid Auto Mode....................................................37
Detaching a Lens...................................................................22
Digest Movie Playback...........................................................37
Using a Tripod........................................................................22
Still Images/Movies................................................................37

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Still Images.............................................................................38 Adding Artistic Effects.............................................................53 Before Use
Movies....................................................................................38 Shooting with a Fish-Eye Lens Effect (Fish-Eye Effect).............54
Scene Icons................................................................................39 Shooting Oil Painting-like Photos (Art Bold Effect).....................54 Basic Guide

On-Screen Frames.....................................................................40 Shooting Watercolor-like Photos (Water Painting Effect)...........54


Advanced Guide
Common, Convenient Features.............................................. 40 Shots Resembling Miniature Models (Miniature Effect)..............55
Using the Self-Timer...................................................................40 Playback Speed and Estimated Playback Time
(for One-Minute Clips)............................................................55
1 Camera Basics
Using the Self-Timer to Avoid Camera Shake........................41
Shooting by Touching the Screen (Touch Shutter).....................41 Shooting with a Toy Camera Effect (Toy Camera Effect)............56 2 Auto Mode /
Hybrid Auto Mode
Continuous Shooting..................................................................42 Shooting with a Soft Focus Effect...............................................56
Image Customization Features............................................... 43 Shooting in Monochrome (Grainy B/W)......................................57 3 Other Shooting Modes

Changing Image Quality.............................................................43 Shooting Movies in Movie Mode............................................. 57


Saving RAW Images..............................................................43 Shooting Still Images during Movie Recording...........................58 4 P Mode

Locking or Changing Image Brightness......................................58


Using the Menu......................................................................44
Changing the Aspect Ratio.........................................................45 Sound Settings...........................................................................59
5 Tv, Av, and M Mode
M, and C Modes

Changing Movie Image Quality..................................................45 Adjusting the Recording Volume............................................59


6 Playback Mode
Using the Dual Axis Electronic Level....................................... 46 Turning Off the Wind Filter.....................................................59

Customizing Camera Operation.............................................. 47


Using the Attenuator...............................................................59 7 Wi-Fi Functions

Preventing the Red-Eye Reduction Lamp from Lighting Up.......47 4 P Mode......................................................................... 60


Changing the Image Display Period after Shots.........................47 Shooting in Program AE ([P] Mode)........................................ 60
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3 Other Shooting Modes............................................... 48 Adjusting Shooting Functions from a Single Screen............... 61 9 Accessories

Shooting with Your Favorite Settings (Creative Assist)........... 48 Image Brightness (Exposure).................................................. 61
Saving/Loading Settings.............................................................49 Adjusting Image Brightness (Exposure Compensation).............61 10 Appendix

Saving Settings......................................................................49 Locking Image Brightness / Exposure (AE Lock).......................61


Index
Loading...................................................................................50 Changing the Metering Method..................................................62
Using Screen Settings............................................................50 Changing the ISO Speed............................................................62
Playing Back Images..................................................................50 Adjusting ISO Auto Settings...................................................63
[ ] Mode and Creative Zone Settings..................................50 Auto Exposure Bracketing (AEB Shooting)................................63
Specific Scenes....................................................................... 51 Auto Correction of Brightness and Contrast
Taking Vivid Pictures of Food (Food)..........................................52 (Auto Lighting Optimizer)............................................................64
Shooting Bright Subjects (Highlight Tone Priority)......................64
Image Effects (Creative Filters)............................................... 52
Shooting High-Contrast Scenes (High Dynamic Range)............53 Image Colors........................................................................... 65

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Adjusting White Balance.............................................................65 Lens Peripheral Illumination/ Before Use
Custom White Balance...........................................................65 Chromatic Aberration Correction................................................79
Manually Correcting White Balance.......................................66 Changing the Noise Reduction Level.........................................80 Basic Guide

Using Your Favorite Shades (Picture Style)...............................67 Using Multi Shot Noise Reduction..........................................80
Advanced Guide
Adjusting Picture Styles..........................................................68 Reducing Noise at Slow Shutter Speeds....................................81
Saving Customized Picture Styles.........................................69
5 Tv, Av, M, and C Modes.............................................. 82 1 Camera Basics
Shooting Range and Focusing................................................ 69 Specific Shutter Speeds ([Tv] Mode)...................................... 82
Selecting the AF Method............................................................69
Specific Aperture Values ([Av] Mode)...................................... 83 2 Auto Mode /
Hybrid Auto Mode
1-Point AF...............................................................................69
+Tracking.............................................................................70
Depth-of-Field Preview...............................................................83
3 Other Shooting Modes
Specific Shutter Speeds and Aperture Values ([M] Mode)...... 84
Choosing Subjects to Focus On (Touch AF)...............................71
Shooting with the AF Lock..........................................................71 Long (Bulb) Exposures............................................................ 85 4 P Mode

Shooting with Servo AF..............................................................72 Adjusting the Flash Output...................................................... 85


Changing the Focus Setting.......................................................73 Specific Shutter Speeds and Aperture Values......................... 86
5 Tv, Av, and M Mode
M, and C Modes

Fine-tuning Focus.......................................................................73 Customizing Controls and Display.......................................... 87 6 Playback Mode


Shooting in Manual Focus Mode................................................74 Customizing Display Information................................................87
Easily Identifying the Focus Area (MF Peaking).....................74 Customizing Displayed Data..................................................87 7 Wi-Fi Functions

Flash....................................................................................... 75 Setting Up Advanced Camera Functions....................................88


Changing the Flash Mode..........................................................75 Adding Functions to Buttons and Dials..................................89 8 Set-Up Menu

Auto........................................................................................75 Saving Shooting Settings ([C] Mode).........................................90


On...........................................................................................75 Settings that can be saved.....................................................90
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Slow Synchro.........................................................................75
Off...........................................................................................75
Saving Commonly Used Shooting Menu Items (My Menu)........91
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6 Playback Mode........................................................... 93
Adjusting the Flash Exposure Compensation.............................76 Index
Viewing.................................................................................... 93
Shooting with the FE Lock..........................................................76
Touch-Screen Operations...........................................................94
Changing the Flash Timing.........................................................77
Switching Display Modes............................................................95
Changing the Flash Metering Mode...........................................77
Defining Displayed Shooting Data..........................................95
Resetting Flash Settings.............................................................77
Overexposure Warning (for Image Highlights).......................96
Other Settings......................................................................... 78 Brightness Histogram.............................................................96
Changing the IS Mode Settings..................................................78
RGB Histogram......................................................................96
Shooting Movies with Subjects at the Same Size Shown
Viewing Short Movies Created When Shooting Still Images
before Shooting......................................................................78
(Digest Movies)...........................................................................96

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Viewing by Date......................................................................97 Applying Filter Effects............................................................... 111 Before Use

Browsing and Filtering Images................................................ 97 Correcting Red-Eye.................................................................. 112


Basic Guide
Navigating through Images in an Index......................................97 Editing Movies........................................................................113
Touch-Screen Operations.......................................................98 Reducing File Sizes.................................................................. 114
Advanced Guide
Finding Images Matching Specified Conditions..........................98 Editing Digest Movies............................................................... 114
Using the Front Dial to Jump between Images...........................99
7 Wi-Fi Functions........................................................ 115 1 Camera Basics
Touch-Screen Operations.....................................................100
Available Wi-Fi Features........................................................115
Image Viewing Options......................................................... 100
Importing Images into a Smartphone.....................................116
2 Auto Mode /
Hybrid Auto Mode
Magnifying Images...................................................................100
Touch-Screen Operations.....................................................101
Sending Images to an NFC-Compatible Smartphone.............. 116
3 Other Shooting Modes
Connecting via NFC When Camera Is Off
Viewing Slideshows..................................................................101
Protecting Images................................................................. 102
or in Shooting Mode............................................................. 116 4 P Mode
Connecting via NFC When Camera Is in Playback Mode.... 117
Using the Menu........................................................................102
Adding a Smartphone Using the Wi-Fi Menu........................... 118 5 Tv, Av, and M Mode
M, and C Modes
Choosing Images Individually...............................................103
Using Another Access Point..................................................... 119
Selecting a Range................................................................103
Confirming Access Point Compatibility.................................120 6 Playback Mode
Protecting All Images at Once..............................................104
Using WPS-Compatible Access Points................................120
Clearing All Protection at Once............................................104
Connecting to Listed Access Points.....................................121
7 Wi-Fi Functions

Erasing Images..................................................................... 105


Erasing Multiple Images at Once..............................................105
Previous Access Points........................................................122
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Sending Images to a Registered Web Service...................... 122
Choosing a Selection Method..............................................105
Registering Web Services........................................................122 9 Accessories
Choosing Images Individually...............................................105
Registering CANON iMAGE GATEWAY...............................123
Selecting a Range................................................................106
Registering Other Web Services..........................................124 10 Appendix
Specifying All Images at Once..............................................106
Uploading Images to Web Services.........................................125
Index
Rotating Images.................................................................... 107 Viewing Images Using a Media Player.................................. 126
Using the Menu........................................................................107
Printing Images Wirelessly from a Connected Printer........... 127
Deactivating Auto Rotation.......................................................108
Sending Images to Another Camera..................................... 129
Applying Ratings................................................................... 108
Image Sending Options......................................................... 130
Using the Menu........................................................................108
Sending Multiple Images..........................................................130
Editing Still Images................................................................ 109
Notes on Sending Images........................................................130
Resizing Images.......................................................................109
Choosing the Number of Recording Pixels (Image Size).........131
Using the Menu.................................................................... 110
Adding Comments....................................................................131
Cropping................................................................................... 110
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Sending Images Automatically (Image Sync)........................ 131 Activating the Cleaner..........................................................143 Before Use
Initial Preparations....................................................................131 Cleaning Manually................................................................143
Preparing the Camera..........................................................131 Checking Certification Logos....................................................144 Basic Guide

Preparing the Computer.......................................................132 Setting Copyright Information to Record in Images..................144


Advanced Guide
Sending Images........................................................................132 Deleting All Copyright Information........................................144
Shooting Remotely................................................................ 133 Adjusting Other Settings...........................................................145
Restoring Defaults....................................................................145
1 Camera Basics
Editing or Erasing Wi-Fi Settings.......................................... 134
Editing Connection Information................................................134 9 Accessories.............................................................. 146 2 Auto Mode /
Hybrid Auto Mode
Changing a Device Nickname..............................................134 System Map.......................................................................... 147
Erasing Connection Information...........................................135
Optional Accessories............................................................. 148
3 Other Shooting Modes

Specifying Images to Share with Smartphones....................135


Returning the Wi-Fi Settings to Default....................................136
Lens..........................................................................................148 4 P Mode
Power Supplies.........................................................................148
8 Set-Up Menu............................................................. 137 Flash.........................................................................................149 5 Tv, Av, and M Mode
M, and C Modes

Adjusting Basic Camera Functions....................................... 137 Other Accessories....................................................................149


Date-Based Image Storage......................................................137 Printers.....................................................................................150 6 Playback Mode

File Numbering.........................................................................137 Using Optional Accessories.................................................. 150


Formatting Memory Cards........................................................138 Playback on a TV.....................................................................150
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Low-Level Formatting...........................................................138 Powering the Camera with Household Power..........................151


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Changing Video Formats..........................................................139 Remote Control Shooting.........................................................152
Electronic Level Calibration......................................................139 Using the Hot Shoe..................................................................152 9 Accessories
Resetting the Electronic Level..............................................139 Using Electronic Viewfinders (Sold Separately).......................153
Using Eco Mode.......................................................................139 Using an External Flash (Sold Separately)...............................154 10 Appendix

Power-Saving Adjustment........................................................140 Setting External Flash Functions..........................................155


Index
Screen Brightness....................................................................140 Setting External Flash Custom Functions............................156
World Clock..............................................................................141 Resetting External Flash Functions......................................157
Date and Time..........................................................................141 Using External Microphones.....................................................157
Display Language.....................................................................141 Using the Software................................................................ 158
Silencing Camera Operations...................................................142 Software...................................................................................158
Hiding Hints and Tips................................................................142 Software Instruction Manual.................................................158
Changing Touch Screen Settings.............................................142 Checking Your Computer Environment....................................158
Cleaning the Image Sensor......................................................142 Installing the Software..............................................................158
Turning Auto Cleaning Off....................................................142 Saving Images to a Computer..................................................159
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Printing Images..................................................................... 160 Info Display 6........................................................................176 Before Use
Easy Print.................................................................................160 Summary of Movie Control Panel.........................................176
Configuring Print Settings.........................................................161 Basic Guide
Functions and Menu Tables.................................................. 177
Cropping Images before Printing..........................................162 Functions Available in Each Shooting Mode............................177
Advanced Guide
Choosing Paper Size and Layout before Printing................162 Quick Settings..........................................................................179
Available Layout Options......................................................163
Printing ID Photos................................................................163
Shooting Tabs...........................................................................181
1 Camera Basics
C.Fn Tab...................................................................................186
Printing Movie Scenes..............................................................163 INFO. Quick Control.................................................................187 2 Auto Mode /
Hybrid Auto Mode
Movie Printing Options.........................................................163 Set Up Tab................................................................................187
Adding Images to the Print List (DPOF)...................................164 My Menu Tab............................................................................188 3 Other Shooting Modes
Configuring Print Settings.....................................................164 Playback Tab............................................................................188
Setting Up Printing for Individual Images.............................165 Playback Mode Quick Settings.................................................188 4 P Mode

Setting Up Printing for a Range of Images...........................165


Setting Up Printing for All Images.........................................165
Handling Precautions............................................................ 189
5 Tv, Av, and M Mode
M, and C Modes
Specifications........................................................................ 190
Clearing All Images from the Print List.................................165
Adding Images to a Photobook................................................166
Type......................................................................................190 6 Playback Mode
Image Sensor.......................................................................190
Choosing a Selection Method..............................................166
Recording System................................................................190 7 Wi-Fi Functions
Adding Images Individually...................................................166
Image Processing during Shooting......................................191
Adding All Images to a Photobook.......................................166
Autofocus.............................................................................191 8 Set-Up Menu
Removing All Images from a Photobook..............................167
10 Appendix................................................................... 168
Exposure Control..................................................................191
Shutter..................................................................................192
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Troubleshooting..................................................................... 168 Flash.....................................................................................192 10 Appendix


On-screen Messages............................................................ 172 Drive, Self-timer System.......................................................192
Still Photo Shooting..............................................................192 Index
On-screen Information.......................................................... 174
Movie Shooting Settings.......................................................192
During Shooting........................................................................174
LCD Monitor.........................................................................193
Battery Level........................................................................174
Playback...............................................................................193
Playback...................................................................................175
Post-processing of Images...................................................193
Info Display 1........................................................................175
Direct Printing.......................................................................194
Info Display 2........................................................................175
Custom Functions................................................................194
Info Display 3........................................................................175
Interface...............................................................................194
Info Display 4........................................................................175
Wi-Fi.....................................................................................194
Info Display 5........................................................................176

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Network Functions................................................................194 Before Use
Power Supplies....................................................................195
Dimensions and Weight........................................................195 Basic Guide

Operation Environment........................................................195
Advanced Guide
Number of Shots per Memory Card.....................................195
Recording Time per Memory Card.......................................196
Internal Flash Range Guide.................................................196
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Battery Pack LP-E17............................................................196 2 Auto Mode /


Hybrid Auto Mode
Battery Charger LC-E17/LC-E17E.......................................197
Index..................................................................................... 198 3 Other Shooting Modes

Wi-Fi (Wireless LAN) Precautions......................................... 200


Radio Wave Interference Precautions......................................200
4 P Mode

Security Precautions.................................................................200
Trademarks and Licensing...................................................201
5 Tv, Av, and M Mode
M, and C Modes

Disclaimer.............................................................................201 6 Playback Mode

7 Wi-Fi Functions

8 Set-Up Menu

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10 Appendix

Index

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Erase images
Common Camera Operations -- =105
Before Use

Basic Guide
Shoot/View Movies
Shoot
Advanced Guide
Shoot movies
Use camera-determined settings (Auto Mode, Hybrid Auto Mode)
-- =35, =37
-- =35, =57 1 Camera Basics
View movies (Playback Mode)
Use the effects of your choice (Creative Assist)
-- =48 -- =93 2 Auto Mode /
Hybrid Auto Mode
Blur the background; keep the background in sharp focus (Av Mode)
-- =83 Print 3 Other Shooting Modes

Freeze movement; blur movement (Tv Mode)


-- =82
Print pictures 4 P Mode
-- =160
Add effects to photos (Creative Filters)
-- =52
5 Tv, Av, and M Mode
M, and C Modes

Save
Shoot continuously (Continuous Shooting)
-- =42
6 Playback Mode
Save images to a computer via a cable
Shoot in locations where flash is prohibited (Flash Off) -- =159 7 Wi-Fi Functions
-- =36
Include yourself in the shot (Self-Timer) Use Wi-Fi Functions 8 Set-Up Menu
-- =40
Send images to a smartphone 9 Accessories
View -- =116
Share images online 10 Appendix
View images (Playback Mode)
-- =122
-- =93 Index
Send images to a computer
Automatic playback (Slideshow)
-- =101 -- =131
On a TV
-- =150
On a computer
-- =158
Browse through images quickly
-- =97

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This could result in electrical shock or fire.
Safety Precautions If the product gets wet, or if liquid or foreign objects get inside, remove the
Before Use

battery pack/batteries or unplug immediately. Basic Guide


Before using the product, ensure that you read the safety precautions Do not look through the viewfinder or interchangeable lens (depending
described below. Always ensure that the product is used correctly. Advanced Guide
on which your product has) at intense light sources, such as the sun
The safety precautions noted here are intended to prevent you and on a clear day or an intense artificial light source.
other persons from being injured or incurring property damage. This could damage your eyesight. 1 Camera Basics

Be sure to also check the guides included with any separately sold
accessories you use.
If your product uses an interchangeable lens, do not leave the lens or
camera with the lens attached out in the sun without the lens cap on.
2 Auto Mode /
Hybrid Auto Mode

This could result in fire.


3 Other Shooting Modes
Warning Denotes the possibility of serious injury or death.
Do not touch the product during thunderstorms if it is plugged in.
This could result in electrical shock or fire. Immediately stop using the 4 P Mode
Do not trigger the flash in close proximity to peoples eyes. product and distance yourself from it.
This may damage eyesight. In particular, remain at least 1 meter (3.3 feet) 5 Tv, Av, and M Mode
M, and C Modes
away from infants when using the flash. Use only the recommended battery pack/batteries.

Store this equipment out of the reach of children and infants.


6 Playback Mode
Do not place the battery pack/batteries near or in direct flame.
A strap wound around a childs neck may result in asphyxiation.
If your product uses a power cord, the cord becoming wound around a
This may cause the battery pack/batteries to explode or leak, resulting in
electrical shock, fire, or injuries. If leaking battery electrolyte comes into
7 Wi-Fi Functions

childs neck may result in asphyxiation. contact with eyes, mouth, skin, or clothing, immediately flush with water.
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The hot shoe cap is dangerous if swallowed. If swallowed, contact a
If the product uses a battery charger, note the following precautions.
doctor immediately.
-- Remove the plug periodically and, using a dry cloth, wipe away any 9 Accessories

dust and dirt that has collected on the plug, the exterior of the power
Use only recommended power sources.
outlet, and the surrounding area. 10 Appendix
Do not disassemble, alter, or apply heat to the product.
-- Do not insert or remove the plug with wet hands.
Do not peel off the label, if the battery pack has one. Index
-- Do not use the equipment in a manner that exceeds the rated
Avoid dropping or subjecting the product to severe impacts. capacity of the electrical outlet or wiring accessories. Do not use if
Do not touch the interior of the product if it is broken, such as when the plug is damaged or not fully inserted in the outlet.
dropped. -- Do not allow dust or metal objects (such as pins or keys) to contact
the terminals or plug.
Stop using the product immediately if it emits smoke or a strange
smell, or otherwise behaves abnormally. -- Do not cut, damage, alter, or place heavy items on the power cord, if
your product uses one.
Do not use organic solvents such as alcohol, benzine, or thinner to This could result in electrical shock or fire.
clean the product.
Avoid contact with liquid, and do not allow liquid or foreign objects
inside.
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Turn the camera off in places where camera use is prohibited. When using optional lenses, lens filters, or filter adapters (if Before Use
The electromagnetic waves emitted by the camera may interfere with the applicable), be sure to attach these accessories firmly.
operation of electronic instruments and other devices. Exercise adequate If the lens accessory becomes loose and falls off, it may crack, and the Basic Guide
caution when using the product in places where use of electronic devices shards of glass may lead to cuts.
is restricted, such as inside airplanes and medical facilities.
Advanced Guide
On products that raise and lower the flash automatically, make sure to
Do not allow the camera to maintain contact with skin for extended avoid pinching your fingers with the lowering flash.
periods. This could result in injury. 1 Camera Basics
Even if the camera does not feel hot, this may cause low-temperature
burns, manifested in redness of the skin or blistering. Use a tripod in hot
Caution Denotes the possibility of property damage. 2 Auto Mode /
Hybrid Auto Mode
places, or if you have poor circulation or insensitive skin.

Do not aim the camera at intense light sources, such as the sun on a 3 Other Shooting Modes

Caution Denotes the possibility of injury. clear day or an intense artificial light source.
Doing so may damage the image sensor or other internal components. 4 P Mode

When carrying the product by the strap, be careful not to bang it,
subject it to strong impacts or shocks, or let it get caught on other When using the camera on a sandy beach or at a windy location, be 5 Tv, Av, and M Mode
M, and C Modes
objects. careful not to allow dust or sand to enter the camera.

On products that raise and lower the flash automatically, do not push
6 Playback Mode
Be careful not to bump or push strongly on the lens.
This could lead to injury or damage the camera. the flash down or pry it open.
This may cause the product to malfunction.
7 Wi-Fi Functions

Be careful not to subject the screen to strong impacts.


If the screen cracks, injury may result from the broken fragments. Wipe off any dust, grime, or other foreign matter on the flash with a 8 Set-Up Menu

cotton swab or cloth.


When using the flash, be careful not to cover it with your fingers or The heat emitted from the flash may cause foreign matter to smoke or the 9 Accessories
clothing. product to malfunction.
This could result in burns or damage to the flash. 10 Appendix
Remove and store the battery pack/batteries when you are not using
Avoid using, placing, or storing the product in the following places: the product. Index
-- Places subject to direct sunlight Any battery leakage that occurs may cause product damage.
-- Places subject to temperatures above 40C (104F)
Before you discard the battery pack/batteries, cover the terminals with
-- Humid or dusty places tape or other insulators.
These could cause leakage, overheating, or an explosion of the battery Contacting other metal materials may lead to fire or explosions.
pack/batteries, resulting in electrical shock, fire, burns, or other injuries.
Overheating and damage may result in electrical shock, fire, burns, or Unplug any battery charger used with the product when not in use. Do
other injuries. not cover with a cloth or other objects when in use.
Leaving the unit plugged in for a long period of time may cause it to
The slideshow transition effects may cause discomfort when viewed overheat and distort, resulting in fire.
for prolonged periods.

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Do not leave any dedicated battery packs near pets. Before Use
Pets biting the battery pack could cause leakage, overheating, or
explosion, resulting in product damage or fire. Basic Guide

If your product uses multiple batteries, do not use batteries that


Advanced Guide
have different levels of charge together, and do not use old and
new batteries together. Do not insert the batteries with the + and
terminals reversed. 1 Camera Basics
This may cause the product to malfunction.

Do not sit down with the camera in your pant pocket.


2 Auto Mode /
Hybrid Auto Mode

Doing so may cause malfunctions or damage the screen.


3 Other Shooting Modes

When putting the camera in your bag, ensure that hard objects do not
come into contact with the screen. Also close the screen (so that it 4 P Mode

faces the body), if your products screen closes.


5 Tv, Av, and M Mode
M, and C Modes
Do not attach any hard objects to the product.
Doing so may cause malfunctions or damage the screen. 6 Playback Mode

7 Wi-Fi Functions

8 Set-Up Menu

9 Accessories

10 Appendix

Index

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Initial Preparations Before Use

Basic Guide
Basic Guide
Prepare for shooting as follows.
Advanced Guide
Attaching the Strap
1 Camera Basics

Basic Operations Attach the included strap to the camera


2 Auto Mode /
as shown. Hybrid Auto Mode
Basic information and instructions, from initial preparations to shooting On the other side of the camera, attach
and playback the strap the same way. 3 Other Shooting Modes

4 P Mode

5 Tv, Av, and M Mode


M, and C Modes

Charging the Battery Pack 6 Playback Mode

Before use, charge the battery pack with the included charger. Be sure to 7 Wi-Fi Functions
charge the battery pack initially, because the camera is not sold with the
battery pack charged. 8 Set-Up Menu

1 Insert the battery pack. 9 Accessories


Remove the cover from the battery pack,
align the marks on the battery pack 10 Appendix
and charger, and insert the battery pack
by pushing it in (1) and down (2). Index

2 Charge the battery pack.


LC-E17: Flip out the plug (1), and plug
the charger into a power outlet (2).

LC-E17

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LC-E17E: Plug the power cord into the Before Use
For details on charging time, see Battery Charger LC-E17/
charger and then plug the other end into
LC-E17E (=197). For details on the number of shots and
a power outlet. Basic Guide
recording time possible with a fully charged battery pack, see
The charging lamp turns orange, and Power Supplies (=195).
charging begins. Charged battery packs gradually lose their charge, even when Advanced Guide
LC-E17E
When charging is finished, the lamp turns they are not used. Charge the battery pack on (or immediately
green. before) the day of use. 1 Camera Basics
As a visual reminder of the charge status, attach the battery cover
3 Remove the battery pack. with visible on a charged battery pack and concealed on an
2 Auto Mode /
Hybrid Auto Mode
uncharged one.
After unplugging the battery charger,
remove the battery pack by pushing it in
The charger can be used in regions with 100240V AC
power (50/60Hz). For power outlets in a different format, use
3 Other Shooting Modes
(1) and up (2).
a commercially available adapter for the plug. Never use an
electrical transformer designed for traveling, which may damage 4 P Mode

the battery pack.

Do not touch the battery charger plug for approximately 5 sec.


5 Tv, Av, and M Mode
M, and C Modes

after removing the charger from the outlet. Inserting the Battery Pack and Memory Card 6 Playback Mode
To protect the battery pack and keep it in optimal condition, do not
charge it continuously for more than 24 hours.
For battery chargers that use a power cord, do not attach Insert the included battery pack and a memory card (sold separately). 7 Wi-Fi Functions
the charger or cord to other objects. Doing so could result in Note that before using a new memory card (or a memory card formatted
malfunction or damage to the product. in another device), you should format the memory card with this camera
(=138).
8 Set-Up Menu
If an abnormality occurs with the battery charger, the protective
circuit stops charging, and the lamp blinks orange. In this
1 Open the cover. 9 Accessories
instance, unplug the charger from the outlet, remove and then
replace the battery pack, and wait a while before plugging it into
the outlet again.
Slide the cover (1) and open it (2). 10 Appendix

Index

2 Insert the battery pack.


Holding the battery pack with the
terminals (1) facing as shown, move the
battery lock down (2) and insert until the
lock clicks shut.
If you insert the battery pack facing the
wrong way, it cannot be locked into the
correct position. Always confirm that the
battery pack is facing the right way and
locks when inserted.
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3 Check the cards write-protect tab Remove the memory card. Before Use
and insert the memory card.
Push the memory card in until it clicks,
Recording is not possible on memory Basic Guide
and then slowly release it.
cards with a write-protect tab when the
The memory card will pop up.
tab is in the locked position. Slide the tab Advanced Guide
to the unlocked position (1).
Setting the Date and Time
Insert the memory card with the label (2) 1 Camera Basics
facing as shown until it clicks into place.
Make sure the memory card is facing the
Set the current date and time correctly as follows if the [Date/Time] screen
is displayed when you turn the camera on. Information you specify this
2 Auto Mode /
Hybrid Auto Mode
right way when you insert it. Inserting
way is recorded in image properties when you shoot, and it is used when
memory cards facing the wrong way may
you manage images by shooting date or print images showing the date. 3 Other Shooting Modes
damage the camera.

4 Close the cover. 1 Turn the camera on. 4 P Mode

Press the power button.


Lower the cover (1) and hold it down as
The [Date/Time] screen is displayed.
5 Tv, Av, and M Mode
M, and C Modes
you slide it, until it clicks into the closed
position (2). 6 Playback Mode

2 Set the date and time. 7 Wi-Fi Functions


Look at the screen display for the number of shots and movie Press the [ ][ ] buttons to choose an
length that can be shot with the current card (=23). option. 8 Set-Up Menu
Press the [ ][ ] buttons or turn the [ ]
Removing the Battery Pack and Memory Card
dial to specify the date. 9 Accessories
When finished, press the [ ] button.
10 Appendix

Remove the battery pack.


Index
Open the cover and press the battery
lock in the direction of the arrow.
The battery pack will pop up. 3 Specify your home time zone.
Press the [ ][ ] buttons to choose your
home time zone.

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4 Finish the setup process. Changing the Date and Time Before Use
Press the [ ] button when finished.
Adjust the date and time as follows.
After a confirmation message, the setting Basic Guide
screen is no longer displayed.
1 Access the menu screen.
Advanced Guide
To turn off the camera, press the power
Press the [ ] button.
button.
1 Camera Basics
Unless you set the date, time, and home time zone, the [Date/
Time] screen will be displayed each time you turn the camera on. 2 Choose [Date/Time]. 2 Auto Mode /
Hybrid Auto Mode
Specify the correct information. Press the [ ][ ] buttons or use the [ ]
dial to select the [ 2] tab. 3 Other Shooting Modes

Press the [ ][ ] buttons or turn the


To set daylight saving time (1 hour ahead), choose [ ] in step 2 [ ] dial to choose [Date/Time], and then 4 P Mode
and then choose [ ] by pressing the [ ][ ] buttons or turning press the [ ] button.
the [ ] dial. 5 Tv, Av, and M Mode
M, and C Modes
3 Change the date/time.
Follow step 2 in Setting the Date and 6 Playback Mode

You can also set the date and time by touching the desired option Time (=18) to adjust the settings.
on the screen shown in step 2 and then touching [ ][ ] to
Press the [ ] button to close the
7 Wi-Fi Functions

adjust values, followed by [ ]. Similarly, to select your time


zone in the screen shown in step 3, touch [ ][ ] to choose your
menu screen.
8 Set-Up Menu
time zone and then touch [ ] to confirm.
The camera includes a built-in date/time battery (backup battery).
Date/time settings are retained for about 3 weeks after the battery
9 Accessories

pack is removed.
The date/time battery will be charged in about 4 hours once you
10 Appendix

insert a charged battery pack or connect the camera to an AC


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adapter (sold separately) with a DC coupler (sold separately,
=148), even if the camera is left off.
Once the date/time battery is depleted, the [Date/Time] screen will
be displayed when you turn the camera on. Set the correct date
and time as described in Setting the Date and Time (=18).

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Display Language Attaching a Lens Before Use

Basic Guide
Change the display language as needed. The camera is compatible with EF-M lenses. If you use Mount Adapter
EF-EOS M, you can also use EF and EF-S lenses (=21).
1 Enter Playback mode. Advanced Guide

Press the [ ] button. 1 Make sure the camera is off.


1 Camera Basics
2 Remove the caps.
2 Access the setting screen. Remove the lens cap and body cap by 2 Auto Mode /
Hybrid Auto Mode
turning them in the directions shown.
Press and hold the [ ] button, and then
press the [ ] button.
3 Other Shooting Modes

3 Attach the lens. 4 P Mode

3 Set the display language. Align the mount indexes (the white dots)
on the lens and camera, and then turn 5 Tv, Av, and M Mode
M, and C Modes
Press the [ ][ ][ ][ ] buttons or turn the lens in the direction shown until it
the [ ] dial to choose a language, and
then press the [ ] button.
clicks into place.
6 Playback Mode

Once the display language has been set,


the setting screen is no longer displayed.
4 Remove the front lens cap. 7 Wi-Fi Functions

8 Set-Up Menu

9 Accessories

5 Prepare to shoot. 10 Appendix

You can also change the display language by pressing the With the lens retraction index aligned
Index
[ ] button and choosing [Language ] on the [ 2] tab. with the zoom position index, hold the
lens retraction switch toward [ ] as you
turn the zoom ring a little in the direction
shown, and then release the switch.
You can also set the display language by touching a language on
Continue turning the zoom ring until it
the screen in step 3 and then touching it again.
clicks, indicating that the lens is ready for
shooting.

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To retract the lens, hold the lens Before Use
retraction switch toward [ ] as you turn Since the image sensor size is smaller than the 35mm film format,
the zoom ring. Align the lens retraction it will look like the lens focal length is increased by approx. 1.6x.
Basic Guide
index with the zoom position index, and For example, the focal length of a 15-45mm lens is approximately
then release the switch. equivalent to a focal length of 24-72mm on a 35mm camera.
Advanced Guide
To zoom, turn the zoom ring on the lens
with your fingers.
If you want to zoom, do it before focusing.
Lens Instruction Manuals 1 Camera Basics

Turning the zoom ring after achieving


focus may throw off the focus slightly.
Download lens manuals from the following page.
http://www.canon.com/icpd/
2 Auto Mode /
Hybrid Auto Mode

Attaching EF and EF-S Lenses


3 Other Shooting Modes

To protect the lens, keep the lens cap on when the camera is not
in use. 4 P Mode
If you use Mount Adapter EF-EOS M, you can use EF and EF-S lenses.

1 Make sure the camera is off. 5 Tv, Av, and M Mode


M, and C Modes
Detaching a Lens
2 Remove the caps. 6 Playback Mode
Make sure the camera is off.
Hold down the lens release button (1) as
Remove the caps, following step 2 in
Attaching a Lens (=20).
7 Wi-Fi Functions
you turn the lens in the direction shown
(2).
3 Attach the lens to the adapter. 8 Set-Up Menu

Turn the lens until it stops, and then


remove it in the direction shown (3). To mount an EF lens, align the mount
indexes (the red circles) on the lens and
9 Accessories

Attach the lens cap to the lens after


removal.
adapter, and turn the lens until it clicks
into place, as shown by the arrow.
10 Appendix

To mount an EF-S lens, align the mount Index


Minimizing Dust indexes (the white squares) on the lens
-- When changing lenses, do it quickly in a place with minimal and adapter, and turn the lens until it
dust. clicks into place, as shown by the arrow.
-- When storing the camera without a lens attached, be sure to
attach the body cap to the camera.
-- Remove dust on the body cap before attaching it.

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4 Attach the adapter to the camera. Using a Tripod Before Use
Align the mount indexes (the white
Use the tripod foot included with the adapter to attach the camera to a
circles) on the adapter and camera. Turn Basic Guide
tripod. Do not use the cameras tripod socket.
the lens as shown by the arrow until it
clicks into place. Attach the tripod foot to the adapter. Use Advanced Guide
the turning dial to secure it firmly in place.
Attach the tripod to the socket of the
tripod foot.
1 Camera Basics
If using a lens that is heavier than the camera, make sure support
is provided for the lens while carrying and shooting. 2 Auto Mode /
Hybrid Auto Mode
Using adapters may extend the minimum shooting distance of the
lens or change its maximum magnification ratio or shooting range.
If the front part (focusing ring) of the lens rotates during
3 Other Shooting Modes

autofocusing, do not touch the rotating part.


The focus preset function on some super telephoto lenses is
4 P Mode

unavailable. Also, the power zoom function of lens EF3580mm


f/45.6 PZ is unavailable.
If using an EF lens with a tripod foot (such as super telephoto
lenses), attach the tripod foot socket directly to the tripod.
5 Tv, Av, and M Mode
M, and C Modes

6 Playback Mode
Detaching a Lens Stabilizing the Image
7 Wi-Fi Functions
If using a lens with an image stabilization function, you can compensate
1 Detach the adapter. for small camera movements (shaking) that occur while shooting. Lenses 8 Set-Up Menu
Make sure the camera is off. with built-in image stabilization have IS in their names.
While pressing the lens release button, Move the lenss image stabilizer switch to 9 Accessories

turn the adapter (with lens attached) as the [ON] position.


shown by the arrow. 10 Appendix

Turn the adapter until it stops and then


Index
detach it.

2 Detach the lens.


While pushing down on the detach
lever on the adapter, turn the lens
counterclockwise.
Turn the lens until it stops and then
detach it.
Attach the lens cap to the detached lens.

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Trying the Camera Out Shooting in Scene Intelligent Auto Mode Before Use

Basic Guide
For fully automatic selection of the optimal settings for specific scenes,
Still Images Movies
simply let the camera determine the subject and shooting conditions.
Follow these instructions to turn the camera on, shoot still images or Advanced Guide
movies, and then view them. 1 Turn the camera on.
Holding the Camera Press the power button. 1 Camera Basics

2 Auto Mode /
Hybrid Auto Mode
To obtain sharp images, hold the camera still to minimize camera shake.

2 Enter [ ] mode. 3 Other Shooting Modes

Set the mode dial to [ ].


A scene icon (1) is displayed in the upper
4 P Mode

left of the screen.


5 Tv, Av, and M Mode
M, and C Modes
The top of the screen shows the number
of shots (2) and length of movie (3) you
can shoot with the current card.
6 Playback Mode

Frames displayed around any detected 7 Wi-Fi Functions


faces or other subjects indicate that they
Horizontal shooting Vertical shooting are in focus. 8 Set-Up Menu

(1) Wrap your right hand around the camera grip firmly.
3 Compose the shot. 9 Accessories

(2) Hold the lens bottom with your left hand.


(3) Rest your hands right index finger lightly on the shutter button.
If your lens supports zooming, turn the 10 Appendix
zoom ring on the lens with your fingers
(4) Press your arms and elbows lightly against the front of your body. to zoom. Index
To maintain a stable stance, place one foot slightly ahead of the
(5)
other.
When shooting movies, be careful not to
cover the microphones (1).
When your press the shutter button
halfway in dark locations, the front lamp
(2) may light up to improve focus. Make
sure this light is not blocked by anything.

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4 Shoot. Recording Movies Before Use
Shooting Still Images 1) Start recording.
1) Focus. Basic Guide
Press the Movie button to begin
Press the shutter button lightly, halfway recording. [ Rec] is displayed with the
elapsed time. Advanced Guide
down. The camera beeps twice after
focusing, and AF frames are displayed to Displays black bars on the top and
indicate image areas in focus. bottom edges of the screen. The black 1 Camera Basics

bars indicate image areas not recorded.


Frames displayed around any detected 2 Auto Mode /
Hybrid Auto Mode
faces indicate that they are in focus.
Once recording begins, take your finger
3 Other Shooting Modes

off the movie button.


4 P Mode

2) Finish recording.
To stop movie recording, press the movie
5 Tv, Av, and M Mode
M, and C Modes
If [ ] flashes on-screen, move the [ ] button again.
switch to raise the flash. The flash will fire 6 Playback Mode
upon shooting. If you prefer not to use the
flash, push it down with your finger, into
the camera.
7 Wi-Fi Functions
An orange AF frame is displayed with [ ] if the camera cannot

2) Shoot.
focus when you press the shutter button halfway. No picture is 8 Set-Up Menu
taken, even if you press the shutter button all the way down.
Press the shutter button all the way down
to shoot. In low-light conditions, the flash
If using a lens that supports Dynamic IS (=78), the camera
adjusts the range displayed on-screen to make the subject larger
9 Accessories

fires automatically when you have it


raised.
once you begin shooting a movie.
10 Appendix

The captured image will be displayed for Index


approximately 2 seconds on the screen.
Even while the shot is displayed, you can
take another shot by pressing the shutter
button again.

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Viewing 3 Play movies. Before Use
Press the [ ] button, press the [ ][ ]
buttons to choose [ ], and then press the Basic Guide
After shooting still images and movies, you can view them on the screen
as follows. [ ] button again.
P
layback now begins, and after the movie Advanced Guide
1 Enter Playback mode. is finished, [ ] is displayed.
Press the [ ] button. To adjust the volume during playback, 1 Camera Basics

Your last shot is displayed. press the [ ][ ] buttons.


2 Auto Mode /
Hybrid Auto Mode

2 Choose images. To switch to shooting mode from playback mode, press the
shutter button down halfway (=28), press the [ ] button, or 3 Other Shooting Modes
To view the previous image, press turn the mode dial.
the [ ] button or turn the [ ] dial 4 P Mode
counterclockwise. To view the next
image, press the [ ] button or turn the
[ ] dial clockwise. You can also start movie playback by touching [ ]. To adjust 5 Tv, Av, and M Mode
M, and C Modes

the volume, drag quickly up or down across the screen during


Press and hold the [ ][ ] buttons to playback. 6 Playback Mode
browse through images quickly.
7 Wi-Fi Functions

8 Set-Up Menu
To access Scroll Display mode, turn the
[ ] dial rapidly. In this mode, turn the [ ] 9 Accessories
dial to browse through images.
To return to single-image display, press 10 Appendix

the [ ] button.
Index

Movies are identified by a [ ] icon.


To play movies, go to step 3.

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Erasing Images Before Use

You can choose and erase unneeded images one by one. Be careful
Basic Guide
when erasing images, because they cannot be recovered.

1 Choose an image to erase. Advanced Guide

Press the [ ][ ] buttons or turn the [ ]


dial to choose an image. 1 Camera Basics

2 Erase the images. 2 Auto Mode /


Hybrid Auto Mode
Press the [ ] button.
After [Erase?] is displayed, press the
3 Other Shooting Modes

[ ][ ] buttons or turn the [ ] dial to


choose [Erase], and then press the [ ] 4 P Mode

button.
The current image is now erased.
5 Tv, Av, and M Mode
M, and C Modes

To cancel erasure, press the [ ][ ]


buttons or turn the [ ] dial to choose
6 Playback Mode

[Cancel], and then press the [ ] button.


7 Wi-Fi Functions

8 Set-Up Menu
You can choose multiple images to erase at once (=105).
9 Accessories

You can also erase the current image by touching [Erase] on the 10 Appendix
screen in step 2.
Index

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1
On/Off Before Use

Advanced Guide Basic Guide

Shooting Mode Advanced Guide

Press the power button to turn the


camera on and prepare for shooting. 1 Camera Basics

Camera Basics To turn the camera off, press the power


2 Auto Mode /
button again. Hybrid Auto Mode
Other basic operations and more ways to enjoy your camera, including
shooting and playback options Playback Mode 3 Other Shooting Modes

Press the [ ] button to turn the camera


on and view your shots.
4 P Mode

Press the [ ] button again to go to


shooting mode.
5 Tv, Av, and M Mode
M, and C Modes

To turn off the camera, press the power 6 Playback Mode


button.
7 Wi-Fi Functions

When an EF-M lens is attached to the camera and the power is


off, the aperture stops down to reduce the amount of light entering
8 Set-Up Menu

the camera and protect the internal components of the camera.


As a result, when you turn the camera on or off, the aperture 9 Accessories

makes a small noise as it opens or closes.


When you turn the camera on or off, sensor cleaning will be 10 Appendix
executed automatically. (A small sound may be heard.) After
turning on the camera, the LCD monitor will display the [ ] icon Index
while the sensor is being cleaned. The [ ] icon may not be
displayed if you turn the camera on and off rapidly over a short
period of time.
To switch to shooting mode from playback mode, press the
shutter button down halfway (=28), press the [ ] button, or
turn the mode dial.

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Power-Saving Features (Auto Power Down) Shutter Button Before Use

Basic Guide
As a way to conserve battery power, the camera automatically deactivates
the screen (Display Off) and then turns itself off after a specific period of To ensure that you focus on the intended subject when shooting, first
inactivity. lightly press the shutter button halfway down to focus, and then press the Advanced Guide
button all the way down to shoot.
Power Saving in Shooting Mode In this manual, shutter button operations are described as pressing the
button halfway or all the way down. 1 Camera Basics

The screen is automatically deactivated after about one minute of


inactivity. In about two more minutes, the camera turns itself off. To 1 Press halfway. (Press lightly to 2 Auto Mode /
Hybrid Auto Mode
activate the screen and prepare for shooting when the screen is off but the focus.)
(rear) indicator lamp is still on, press the shutter button halfway (=28). Press the shutter button halfway. The
3 Other Shooting Modes

camera beeps twice, and frames are


Power Saving in Playback Mode
displayed around image areas in focus. 4 P Mode

The camera turns itself off automatically after about five minutes of
inactivity.
5 Tv, Av, and M Mode
M, and C Modes

2 Press all the way down. (From the 6 Playback Mode


You can deactivate Auto Power Down and adjust the timing of halfway position, press fully to
shoot.)
Display Off, if you prefer (=140).
Power saving is not active while the camera is connected to
7 Wi-Fi Functions
The shot is taken.
other devices via Wi-Fi (=115) or connected to a computer
(=159).
8 Set-Up Menu

9 Accessories

Your intended subject may be out of focus if you shoot without


initially pressing the shutter button halfway. 10 Appendix

Index

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Shooting Modes Adjusting the Angle of the LCD Before Use

Monitor Basic Guide


Use the mode dial to access each shooting mode.
Advanced Guide
(1) (4) You can adjust the screen angle and orientation to suit the scene or how
you are shooting.
1 Camera Basics
Tilting the Screen Downward
(5) 2 Auto Mode /
Hybrid Auto Mode
(2) Pull the top of the screen down toward
(3) (6) you. 3 Other Shooting Modes

The screen can be tilted downward


(1) Scene Intelligent Auto Mode/ (4) , , , , Modes approximately 45. 4 P Mode
Hybrid Auto Mode Take a variety of shots using
Fully automatic shooting, with
camera-determined settings
your preferred settings (=60,
=82, =83, =84, =90).
5 Tv, Av, and M Mode
M, and C Modes

(=35, =37). (5) Movie Mode


Tilting the Screen Upward 6 Playback Mode
(2) Creative Assist Mode For shooting movies (=57,
Get the results and effects you
want quickly and easily. Settings
=86). You can also shoot
movies when the mode dial is Pull the bottom of the screen forward until 7 Wi-Fi Functions

it clicks (1), slide the screen down (2),


can also be saved and loaded
(=48).
not set to Movie mode, simply by
pressing the movie button. and then rotate it upward (3). 8 Set-Up Menu

The screen can be tilted upward


(3) Special Scene Mode
Shoot with optimal settings for
(6) Creative Filters Mode
Add a variety of effects to images approximately 180. 9 Accessories

specific scenes (=51). when shooting (=52). When you want to shoot from the front
of the camera, rotate the LCD monitor
10 Appendix

You can turn the mode dial to switch to shooting mode from upward to view the screen from the lens
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playback mode. side. The mirror image of the scene is
displayed (the image is rotated 180 on
the vertical axis).
When finished, rotate the screen
downward (1) and then slide it up while
pushing in until it clicks (2).

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Keep the screen closed when the camera is not in use. Shooting Display Options Before Use

Do not try to open the screen beyond the angles described, as


Basic Guide
this may damage it.
Press the [ ] button to switch between displaying shooting
information, the grid lines and level. Advanced Guide
This can be defined in more detail on the [ 1] tab, under [Shooting
information display] (=87).
Go to the Menu (=32) and set [Reverse Disp.] to [Off] on the
[ 1] tab to turn off the mirror-image function.
1 Camera Basics

Screen brightness is automatically increased by the night view


function when you are shooting under low light, making it easier
2 Auto Mode /
Hybrid Auto Mode

to check how shots are composed. However, on-screen image


brightness may not match the brightness of your shots. Note that
3 Other Shooting Modes

any on-screen image distortion or jerky subject motion will not


affect recorded images. 4 P Mode

For playback display options, see Switching Display Modes


(=95). 5 Tv, Av, and M Mode
M, and C Modes

6 Playback Mode

7 Wi-Fi Functions

8 Set-Up Menu

9 Accessories

10 Appendix

Index

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Using the Quick Setting Menu 4 Finish the setup process. Before Use

Press the [ ] button.


Basic Guide
Commonly used functions can be configured in the (Quick Setting) The screen before you pressed the
menu. [ ] button in step 1 is displayed again,
Advanced Guide
Note that menu items and options vary depending on the shooting mode showing the option you configured.
(=179) or playback mode (=188).
To undo any accidental setting changes, you can restore the
1 Camera Basics

1 Access the menu. cameras default settings (=145).


Press the [ ] button. Select [ ] in the menu and press the [ ] button to close the 2 Auto Mode /
Hybrid Auto Mode
options.
3 Other Shooting Modes

2 Choose a menu item. Using Touch-Screen Operations to Configure 4 P Mode

Press the [ ][ ] buttons to choose a Settings


menu item (1). 5 Tv, Av, and M Mode
M, and C Modes

Available options (2) are shown at the


bottom of the screen.
Touch the [ ] button on the upper right 6 Playback Mode
of the screen to open the Quick Setting
menu. 7 Wi-Fi Functions
Touch the on-screen menu options to
3 Choose an option. make selections. 8 Set-Up Menu
Press the [ ][ ] buttons or turn the Touch [ ] within a menu option, or touch
[ ][ ] dials to select an option. the currently selected option, to go back 9 Accessories
Options labeled with a [ ] icon can to the previous screen.
be configured by pressing the [ ] You can access the screen for options 10 Appendix
button. labeled with a [ ] icon by touching
[ ]. Index

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Using the Menu Screen 4 Choose an option. Before Use
For options with a vertical menu of
selections available, press the [ ][ ] Basic Guide
Configure a variety of camera functions through the menu screen as buttons or turn the [ ] dial to choose a
follows. selection. Advanced Guide
For options with a horizontal menu, press
1 Access the menu screen. the [ ][ ] buttons or turn the [ ] dial to 1 Camera Basics
Press the [ ] button. choose an option.

5 Finish the setup process. 2 Auto Mode /


Hybrid Auto Mode

2 Choose a tab. When finished, press the [ ] button to 3 Other Shooting Modes
return to option selection.
Use the [ ][ ] buttons or turn the [ ]
dial to select a tab. Press the [ ] button to return to the 4 P Mode
screen displayed before you pressed the
There are two kinds of tabs: System tabs
(1) related to shooting [ ], playback
[ ] button in step 1. 5 Tv, Av, and M Mode
M, and C Modes

[ ], settings [ ] and more, and the


individual page tabs (2) under each To undo any accidental setting changes, you can restore the 6 Playback Mode
system tab. This guide refers to both tab cameras default settings (=145).
types together in the text (example: the Available menu items vary depending on the selected shooting or
playback mode (=181 =188).
7 Wi-Fi Functions
[ 1] tab).
8 Set-Up Menu

9 Accessories
3 Choose a menu item.
Press the [ ][ ] buttons or turn the [ ] 10 Appendix

dial to choose a menu item, and then


press the [ ] button. Index

For menu items with options not shown,


first press the [ ] button to switch
screens, and then either press the [ ][ ]
buttons or turn the [ ] dial to select the
menu item.
To return to the previous screen, press
the [ ] button.

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Touch-Screen Operations On-Screen Keyboard Before Use

Basic Guide
To access tabs, press the [ ] button to access the menu, touch a Use the on-screen keyboard to enter information for Wi-Fi connections
system tab, and then a page tab to select a menu tab. (=115). Note that the length and type of information you can enter Advanced Guide
Touch the desired setting to select it and then touch it again. varies depending on the function you are using.
When finished, touch the option to return to the menu screen.
Entering Characters
1 Camera Basics
To configure menu items for which options are not shown, first touch
the menu item to access the setting screen. To return to the previous Touch the characters to enter them. 2 Auto Mode /
Hybrid Auto Mode
screen, touch [ ]. The amount of information you can enter
You can also touch input elements (such as check boxes or text fields) (1) varies depending on the function you 3 Other Shooting Modes
to select them, and you can enter text by touching the on-screen are using.
keyboard. 4 P Mode
The [ ] and [ ] on-screen buttons have the same functions as Moving the Cursor
the [ ] and [ ] buttons.
Touch [ ][ ]. 5 Tv, Av, and M Mode
M, and C Modes
To dismiss the menu, press the [ ] button again.
Entering Line Breaks 6 Playback Mode

Touch [ ]. 7 Wi-Fi Functions

Switching Input Modes


8 Set-Up Menu
Touch [ ] to switch between numbers
and symbols. 9 Accessories

Touch [ ] to enter capital letters.


Available input modes vary depending on 10 Appendix

the function you are using.


Index

Deleting Characters
Touch [ ] to delete the previous
character.

Confirming Input and Returning to the


Previous Screen
Touch [ ].

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Press the [ ][ ][ ][ ] buttons or turn the [ ] dial to select Indicator Display Before Use

characters and icons. Press the [ ] button to make entries. Turn


Basic Guide
the [ ] dial to move the cursor directly between characters.
Press the [ ] button to go back to the previous screen.
The indicator on the back of the camera (=3) lights up or blinks
depending on the camera status. Advanced Guide
Indicator
Color Camera Status
Status 1 Camera Basics

On Connected to a computer (=159), or display


off (=28, =139, =140) 2 Auto Mode /
Hybrid Auto Mode
Green Starting up, recording/reading/transmitting
Blinking images, shooting long exposures (=82, 3 Other Shooting Modes
=84), or connecting/transmitting via Wi-Fi
4 P Mode

When the indicator blinks green, never turn the camera off, open
the memory card/battery cover, or shake or jolt the camera, which
5 Tv, Av, and M Mode
M, and C Modes

may corrupt images or damage the camera or memory card.


6 Playback Mode

7 Wi-Fi Functions

8 Set-Up Menu

9 Accessories

10 Appendix

Index

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2
Shooting with Camera- Before Use

Determined Settings Basic Guide

For fully automatic selection of the optimal settings for specific scenes,
Advanced Guide

simply let the camera determine the subject and shooting conditions.
1 Camera Basics

Auto Mode / Hybrid Auto Mode Shooting (Scene Intelligent Auto)


2 Auto Mode /
Hybrid Auto Mode
Convenient mode for easy shots with greater control over shooting Still Images Movies
3 Other Shooting Modes

1 Turn the camera on. 4 P Mode


Press the power button.
5 Tv, Av, and M Mode
M, and C Modes

2 Enter [ ] mode.
6 Playback Mode

Set the mode dial to [ ]. 7 Wi-Fi Functions


A scene icon is displayed in the upper left
of the screen (=39). 8 Set-Up Menu

Frames are displayed around faces


and subjects that have been detected, 9 Accessories
indicating that they are in focus.
10 Appendix

Index

3 Compose the shot.


If your lens supports zooming, turn the
zoom ring on the lens with your fingers
to zoom.

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4 Shoot. Recording Movies Before Use
Shooting Still Images 1) Start recording.
1) Focus. Basic Guide
Press the movie button. Recording
Press the shutter button halfway. The begins, and [ Rec] is displayed with the
elapsed time. Advanced Guide
camera beeps twice after focusing, and
AF frames are displayed to indicate Black bars displayed on the top and
image areas in focus. bottom edges of the screen indicate 1 Camera Basics

image areas not recorded.


Frames displayed around any detected 2 Auto Mode /
Hybrid Auto Mode
faces indicate that they are in focus.
Once recording begins, take your finger
3 Other Shooting Modes

off the movie button.


4 P Mode

2) Resize the subject and recompose


the shot as needed. 5 Tv, Av, and M Mode
M, and C Modes
If [ ] flashes on-screen, move the [ ]
To resize the subject, repeat the
switch to raise the flash. It will fire when
operations in step 3. 6 Playback Mode
shooting. If you prefer not to use the
However, note that the sound of camera
flash, push it down with your finger, into
the camera.
operations will be recorded. 7 Wi-Fi Functions

When you recompose shots, the


2) Shoot. focus, brightness, and colors will be 8 Set-Up Menu

automatically adjusted.
Press the shutter button all the way down
to shoot. In low-light conditions, the flash
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3) Finish recording.
fires automatically when you have it
raised. To stop movie recording, press the movie 10 Appendix

button again.
The captured image will be displayed for Index
approximately 2 seconds on the screen. Recording will stop automatically when
the memory card becomes full.
Even while the shot is displayed, you can
take another shot by pressing the shutter
button again.

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Shooting in Hybrid Auto Mode The quality of digest movies is [ ] (in NTSC) or
Before Use

[ ] (in PAL). This is dependent on your video format


Still Images Movies Basic Guide
settings (=139).
You can make a short movie of the day just by shooting still images. The Sounds are not played when you press the shutter button halfway
or trigger the self-timer. Advanced Guide
camera records 2 4-second clips of scenes before each shot, which are
later combined in a digest movie. Digest movies are saved as separate movie files in the following
cases even if they were recorded on the same day in [ ] mode. 1 Camera Basics
1 Enter [ ] mode. -- The digest movie file size reaches approximately 4GB, or the

Follow step 2 in Shooting (Scene


total recording time reaches approximately 13 minutes and 20
seconds.
2 Auto Mode /
Hybrid Auto Mode
Intelligent Auto) (=35), and choose
[ ].
-- The digest movie is protected (=102).
-- Daylight saving time (=18), video system (=139), time
3 Other Shooting Modes

2 Compose the shot. zone settings (=141) or copyright information (=144) are
changed. 4 P Mode
Follow steps 3 4 in Shooting (Scene -- A new folder is created (=137).
Intelligent Auto) (=35) to compose Recorded shutter sounds cannot be modified or erased. 5 Tv, Av, and M Mode
M, and C Modes
the shot and focus. If you prefer to record digest movies without still images, adjust
For more impressive digest movies, the setting in advance. Choose MENU (=32) > [ 4] tab > 6 Playback Mode
aim the camera at subjects about four [Digest Type] > [No Stills] (=32).
seconds before shooting still images. Individual chapters can be edited (=114).
7 Wi-Fi Functions

3 Shoot. 8 Set-Up Menu


Follow step 4 in Shooting (Scene Digest Movie Playback
Intelligent Auto) (=36) to shoot a still
Display a still image shot in [ ] mode to play the digest movie created
9 Accessories
image.
on the same day, or specify the date of the digest movie to play (=96).
The camera records both a still image 10 Appendix
and movie clip. The clip, which ends with Still Images/Movies
the still image and a shutter sound, forms Index
a single chapter in the digest movie.
If the camera is turned on while the [ ] button is held
Battery life is shorter in this mode than in [ ] mode, because down, the camera will no longer sound. To activate sounds again,
digest movies are recorded for each shot. press the [ ] button and choose [Beep] on the [ 3] tab,
A digest movie may not be recorded if you shoot a still image and then press the [ ][ ] buttons to choose [On].
immediately after turning the camera on, choosing [ ] mode, or
operating the camera in other ways.
Sounds and vibrations from operating the camera or lens will be
recorded in digest movies.

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Still Images Movies Before Use

Basic Guide
An orange AF frame is displayed with [ ] if the camera cannot The camera may become warm when shooting movies repeatedly
focus when you press the shutter button halfway. No picture is over an extended period. This does not indicate damage. Advanced Guide
taken, even if you press the shutter button all the way down. Keep your fingers away from the microphone (1) while shooting
When no people or subjects are detected, when the subject
is dark or has no contrast, or in extremely bright conditions, it
movies. Blocking the microphone may prevent audio from being
recorded or may cause the recording to sound muffled. 1 Camera Basics

may take longer to achieve focus, or correct focus may not be


achieved. 2 Auto Mode /
Hybrid Auto Mode
A blinking [ ] icon warns that images are more likely to be
blurred by camera shake. In this case, mount the camera on a 3 Other Shooting Modes
tripod or take other measures to keep it still.
If your shots are dark despite the flash firing, move closer to the
subject. For details on the flash range, see Internal Flash Range
Avoid touching camera controls other than the movie button 4 P Mode
and touch-screen controls when shooting movies. Sounds
Guide (=196).
To reduce red-eye and to assist in focusing, the lamp may be lit
made by the camera will be recorded. Touch-screen control is 5 Tv, Av, and M Mode
M, and C Modes
recommended when adjusting settings while shooting movies.
when the shutter button is pressed halfway in low-light conditions.
If the flash fires, vignetting may occur depending on the lens
The sounds of the lens and camera operating are also recorded.
This can be reduced by using an external microphone (sold
6 Playback Mode

being used.
A blinking [ ] icon displayed when you attempt to shoot
separately) (=157).
If using a lens that supports Dynamic IS (=78), the image
7 Wi-Fi Functions
indicates that shooting is not possible until the flash has finished display area changes and subjects are enlarged once movie
recharging. Shooting can resume as soon as the flash is ready, recording begins to allow correction of significant camera shake. 8 Set-Up Menu
so either press the shutter button all the way down and wait, or To shoot subjects at the same size shown before shooting, adjust
release it and press it again.
Although you can shoot again before the shooting screen
the image stabilization setting (=78). 9 Accessories

is displayed, your previous shot may determine the focus,


brightness, and colors used.
10 Appendix

Index

The display shown right after shooting and before the saved
image is shown will feature vignetting.
You can change how long images are displayed after shots
(=47).

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When Shooting Other Subjects Before Use
Audio is recorded in stereo. Icon
The focus automatically adjusts while shooting movies, which Background Other At Close Background
In Motion Basic Guide
may cause the sound of the lens operating to be recorded. Using Subjects Range Color
an external microphone (sold separately) may help reduce these
lens sounds. If you do not want to record sound, go to the menu Bright Advanced Guide
(=32), select the [ 5] tab, and set [Sound recording] to Gray
Bright and Backlit
[Disable].
With Blue Sky
1 Camera Basics
Go to the Menu (=32), select the [ 5] tab, and set [Movie
Servo AF] to [Disable] to keep the focus fixed during movie
recording.
Blue Sky and
Backlit
Light Blue
2 Auto Mode /
Hybrid Auto Mode

Movies that take up over 4 GB of space in a single shooting


are divided into multiple files. The movie shooting time on the
Sunsets Orange 3 Other Shooting Modes

shooting screen flashes for approximately 30 sec. before the Spotlights


movie reaches 4 GB in size. If you continue shooting and exceed Dark 4 P Mode
Dark Blue
4 GB, the camera automatically creates a new movie file and
flashing stops. Divided movie files cannot be automatically played
Dark, Using
Tripod
5 Tv, Av, and M Mode
M, and C Modes
in sequence. Each movie has to be viewed separately.

The In Motion icons are not displayed when the self-timer (=40) 6 Playback Mode

Scene Icons is on, when in [ ] mode, or when shooting a movie.


The When Shooting People and In Motion icons are not displayed 7 Wi-Fi Functions

Still Images Movies when the lens is set to or you are using a lens that cannot
In [ ] and [ ] modes, shooting scenes determined by the camera autofocus. 8 Set-Up Menu

are indicated by the icon displayed, and corresponding settings are


automatically selected for optimal focusing, subject brightness, and color. Try shooting in [ ] mode (=60) if the scene icon does not
9 Accessories

When Shooting People match actual shooting conditions, or if it is not possible to shoot
Icon with your expected effect, color, or brightness. 10 Appendix
Background Background
People In Motion Color Index

Bright
Gray
Bright and Backlit
With Blue Sky
Light Blue
Blue Sky and Backlit
Spotlights
Dark Dark Blue
Dark, Using Tripod

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On-Screen Frames Common, Convenient Features Before Use

Still Images Movies Basic Guide


Still Images Movies
A variety of frames are displayed once the camera detects subjects you
Advanced Guide
are aiming the camera at.
A white frame is displayed around the subject (or persons face)
Using the Self-Timer
determined by the camera to be the main subject. The frame follows 1 Camera Basics

moving subjects within a certain range to keep them in focus. Still Images Movies
Press the shutter button halfway to focus. Once the scene is in focus, With the self-timer, you can include yourself in group photos or other 2 Auto Mode /
Hybrid Auto Mode
the frame will turn green. timed shots. The camera will shoot about 10 seconds after you press the
In [ ] mode, if you press the shutter button halfway when the subject shutter button. 3 Other Shooting Modes

is determined to be in motion, the frame will turn blue and the focus
and brightness will be recalibrated (servo AF). Once back in focus, the 1 Configure the setting. 4 P Mode

frame will turn green. Press the [ ] button, choose [ ] in the


An orange AF frame is displayed with [ ] if the camera cannot focus menu, and then choose [ ] (=31). 5 Tv, Av, and M Mode
M, and C Modes

when you press the shutter button halfway. Once the setting is complete, [ ] is
displayed. 6 Playback Mode

Try shooting in [ ] mode (=60) if no frames are displayed, if


frames are not displayed around desired subjects, or if frames are
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8
displayed on the background or similar areas.
Set-Up Menu

9 Accessories
Set [AF auto switch] to [Disable] on the [ 4] tab to turn off servo
2 Shoot.
AF. This turns off the In Motion icons (=39). [AF auto switch]
is automatically set to [Disable] if the self-timer (=40) is set to For still images: press the shutter button
10 Appendix

anything besides [ ]. halfway to focus on the subject, and then


Index
press it all the way down.
For movies: press the movie button.
To choose subjects to focus on, touch the desired subject on the
screen. [ ] is displayed, and the camera enters Touch AF mode.

40
Once you start the self-timer, the lamp Shooting by Touching the Screen (Touch Before Use
will blink and the camera will play a self- Shutter)
timer sound. Basic Guide
Two seconds before the shot, the blinking Still Images Movies
and sound will speed up. (The lamp will Advanced Guide
With this option, instead of pressing the shutter button, you can simply
remain lit in case the flash fires.)
touch the screen and release your finger to shoot. The camera will focus
To cancel shooting after you have on subjects and adjust image brightness automatically. 1 Camera Basics
triggered the self-timer, press the
[ ] button. 1 Enable touch-shutter function. 2 Auto Mode /
Hybrid Auto Mode
To restore the original setting, choose [ ] Press the [ ] button, choose [Touch
in step 1. Shutter] on the [ 1] tab, and then 3 Other Shooting Modes
choose [Enable] (=32).
Using the Self-Timer to Avoid Camera Shake 4 P Mode

Still Images Movies


This option delays shutter release until about two seconds after you
5 Tv, Av, and M Mode
M, and C Modes

have pressed the shutter button. If the camera is unsteady while you are
pressing the shutter button, it will not affect your shot. 6 Playback Mode

Follow step 1 in Using the Self-Timer


(=40) and choose [ ].
7 Wi-Fi Functions

2 Shoot.
Once the setting is complete, [ ] is
displayed. Touch the subject on the screen to take 8 Set-Up Menu

the picture.
Follow step 2 in Using the Self-Timer
(=40) to shoot. To cancel touch shutter, choose [Disable]
9 Accessories

in step 1.
10 Appendix

Index
If focus is not achieved, the AF frame turns orange and images
cannot be taken.
Even while the shot is displayed, you can prepare for the next
shot by touching [ ].

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Continuous Shooting During continuous shooting, focus, exposure and color tone are
Before Use

locked at the position/level determined when you pressed the


Still Images Movies Basic Guide
shutter button halfway.
In [ ] mode, hold the shutter button all the way down to shoot Cannot be used with the self-timer (=40).
Shooting may stop momentarily or continuous shooting may slow Advanced Guide
continuously.
For details on the continuous shooting speed, see Drive, Self-timer down depending on shooting conditions, camera settings, and the
System (=192). zoom position. 1 Camera Basics
As more shots are taken, shooting may slow down.
1 Configure the setting. There may be a delay after continuous shooting before you can
2 Auto Mode /
Hybrid Auto Mode
shoot again, depending on the card type used and how many
Press the [ ] button, choose [ ] in the
menu, and then choose [ ] (=31).
images were shot.
Shooting may slow down if the flash fires.
3 Other Shooting Modes

Once the setting is complete, [ ] is With Touch Shutter (=41), the camera shoots continuously
displayed. while you touch the screen. Focus, exposure and color tone 4 P Mode

during continuous shooting remain constant, after they are


determined for the first shot. 5 Tv, Av, and M Mode
M, and C Modes
Images shown on-screen during continuous shooting differ from
the actual images and may look out of focus. Also, depending on 6 Playback Mode
the lens used, the image displayed on-screen may appear darker
during continuous shooting. However, the images are recorded
with standard brightness.
7 Wi-Fi Functions

2 Shoot.
8 Set-Up Menu
Hold the shutter button all the way down
to shoot continuously. If the number of images that can be continually shot (burst image 9 Accessories
count) is 1 9, the number of continual shots left is displayed
to the right of the total remaining shots at the top of the screen
(=174). This is not shown if you can shoot 10 or more
10 Appendix

continuous images. Index


The number of continuous images you can shoot may decrease
depending on the shooting scene or your camera settings.

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If selecting resolution based on paper size, use the following table as a
Image Customization Features guide (when using 3:2 aspect ratio).
Before Use

A2 (16.5 x 23.4 in.) Basic Guide


A3 (11.7 x 16.5 in.)
Changing Image Quality A4 (8.3 x 11.7 in.)
Advanced Guide

3.5 x 5 in., 5 x 7 in., Postcard


Still Images Movies
For e-mailing and similar purposes
1 Camera Basics

You can select the resolution (size) and quality (compression ratio) of
your recorded images from a combination of 8 types. You can also define 2 Auto Mode /
Hybrid Auto Mode
whether to save RAW images (=43) or not. For guidelines on how Saving RAW Images
many shots at each quality setting can fit on a memory card, see Number 3 Other Shooting Modes
of Shots per Memory Card (=195). This camera can record images in JPEG and RAW formats.
Press the [ ] button, choose [ ] in the Images are processed in the camera for optimal 4 P Mode
menu, and choose the desired option image quality and compressed to reduce file size.
(=31). JPEG
Images
However, the compression process is irreversible,
and images cannot be restored to their original,
5 Tv, Av, and M Mode
M, and C Modes
The option you configured is now
displayed.
unprocessed state. Image processing may also
cause some loss of image quality.
6 Playback Mode

To restore the original setting, repeat this


process but choose [ ].
The raw (unprocessed) data, recorded with
essentially no loss of image quality from the
7 Wi-Fi Functions

cameras image processing. The data cannot be


used in this state for viewing on a computer or 8 Set-Up Menu
RAW Images
printing. You must first use the software (Digital
Photo Professional) (=158) to convert images to 9 Accessories
ordinary JPEG or TIFF files. Images can be adjusted

[ ] and [ ] indicate the different levels of image quality caused


with minimal loss of image quality. 10 Appendix

by different compression rates. If using the same resolution, [ ]


Index
will produce better image quality. [ ] will result in slightly lower
image quality, but will enable you to record more images. [ ] and
[ ] feature [ ] image quality.
Not available in [ ] mode.

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Press the [ ] button, and then choose
Using the Menu Before Use
[ ] in the menu (=31).
Press the [ ] button, choose Basic Guide
If you want to save only the RAW image,
[Image quality] on the [ 1] tab, and then
select [ ].
press the [ ] button (=32). Advanced Guide
To save both a JPEG and a RAW image,
Turn the [ ] dial to choose
select your desired image quality in
the setting screen and then press the
[ ] in [RAW]. This will save a RAW file
alongside the JPEG file. Select [], and
1 Camera Basics
[ ] button to add a [ ] to [RAW].
the camera will only save the JPEG file.
To go back to the original save method,
Press the [ ][ ] buttons or turn the
2 Auto Mode /
Hybrid Auto Mode
remove the [ ] from [RAW].
[ ] dial to change [JPEG], selecting
your preferred save resolution and
3 Other Shooting Modes

compression ratio. Select [], and the


When transferring RAW images (or RAW and JPEG images
recorded together) to a computer, always use the dedicated camera will only save the RAW file. 4 P Mode

software EOS Utility (=158). When finished, press the [ ] button to


return to the menu screen. 5 Tv, Av, and M Mode
M, and C Modes

For details on resolution and the number of shots that will fit on a You cannot set both the [RAW] and [JPEG] image setting to [] at
6 Playback Mode

card, see Number of Shots per Memory Card (=195).


The file extension for JPEG images is .JPG, and the extension for
the same time.
7 Wi-Fi Functions

RAW images is .CR2. JPEG and RAW images recorded together


will have the same image number in their filenames. 8 Set-Up Menu

Consult Software (=158) to learn more about the Digital


Photo Professional and EOS Utility software. 9 Accessories

10 Appendix

Index

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Changing the Aspect Ratio Changing Movie Image Quality Before Use

Still Images Movies Still Images Movies Basic Guide

Change the image aspect ratio (ratio of width to height) as follows. You can set the quality (image size and frame rate) of movies. The frame
Advanced Guide
Press the [ ] button, choose [ ] in the rate (number of frames recorded per second) is determined by your video
menu, and choose the desired option format settings (=139). For guidelines on the maximum movie length at
(=31). each level of image quality that will fit on a memory card, see Recording 1 Camera Basics
Time per Memory Card (=196).
Once the setting is complete, the screen
aspect ratio will be updated. Press the [ ] button, choose [Movie rec. 2 Auto Mode /
Hybrid Auto Mode
size] in the menu, and choose the desired
To restore the original setting, repeat this
process but choose [ ].
option (=31). 3 Other Shooting Modes

The option you configured is now


displayed. 4 P Mode

5 Tv, Av, and M Mode


M, and C Modes

6 Playback Mode

Used for display on widescreen HDTVs or similar display devices.


Same aspect ratio as 35mm film, used for printing images at 5 x
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7-inch or postcard sizes.


Used for printing images at 3.5 x 5-inch or A-series sizes.
Video format set to [NTSC] 8 Set-Up Menu

Image
Square aspect ratio. Quality
Resolution Frame Rate Details 9 Accessories

1920 x 1080 29.97 fps For shooting in Full 10 Appendix


Not available in [ ] mode. HD. [ ] enables
This can also be defined in the menu (=32) by going to the shooting with a Index
[ 1] tab and choosing the [Still Image Aspect Ratio] option. 1920 x 1080 23.98 fps cinematic frame rate.

1280 x 720 59.94 fps For shooting in HD

For shooting in
640 x 480 29.97 fps
standard definition

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Video format set to [PAL]
Image
Using the Dual Axis Electronic Before Use

Resolution Frame Rate Details


Quality Level Basic Guide
1920 x 1080 25.00 fps For shooting in Full HD
Advanced Guide
1280 x 720 50.00 fps For shooting in HD Still Images Movies
For shooting in
640 x 480 25.00 fps
standard definition
An electronic level can be displayed as a guideline to ensure the camera
is level from front to back and left to right. 1 Camera Basics

1 Display the electronic level. 2 Auto Mode /


Hybrid Auto Mode
[ ] and [ ] will display black bars on the left and
right sides of the screen. [ ], [ ], [ ],
Press the [ ] button several times to
display the electronic level. 3 Other Shooting Modes
[ ], and [ ] will display black bars on the top and
bottom of the screen. The black bars indicate image areas not 4 P Mode
recorded.
2 Straighten the camera.
This can be set up in the menu (=32) by going to the [ 5]
tab and choosing the [Movie rec. size] option. (1) indicates the front-back orientation 5 Tv, Av, and M Mode
M, and C Modes

and (2) the left-right orientation.


If the camera is tilted, move it so that the
6 Playback Mode

red line changes to green.


7 Wi-Fi Functions

8 Set-Up Menu

If the electronic level is not displayed in step 1, go to the menu 9 Accessories


(=32) and check your settings in the [Shooting information
display] option on the [ 1] tab (=87).
The electronic level is not displayed in [ ] mode or during
10 Appendix

movie recording.
Index
If you hold the camera vertically, the orientation of the electronic
level will be updated automatically to match the camera
orientation.
Calibrate the electronic level if it seems ineffective in helping you
level the camera (=139).

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Customizing Camera Operation Changing the Image Display Period after Shots Before Use

Still Images Movies Basic Guide


Customize shooting functions on the [ ] tab of the menu screen as
follows. Press the [ ] button, choose Advanced Guide
For instructions on menu functions, see Using the Menu Screen [Image review] on the [ 1] tab, and then
(=32). choose the desired option.
To restore the original setting, repeat this
1 Camera Basics

Preventing the Red-Eye Reduction Lamp from process but choose [2 sec.].
2 Auto Mode /
Hybrid Auto Mode
Lighting Up
Still Images Movies
2 sec., Displays images for the specified time. Even while the shot is 3 Other Shooting Modes
4 sec., displayed, you can take another shot by pressing the shutter
You can deactivate the red-eye reduction lamp that lights up to reduce 8 sec. button halfway again.
4 P Mode
red-eye when the flash is used in low-light shots. Hold Displays images until you press the shutter button halfway.

1 Access the [Flash Control] screen.


Off No image display after shots. 5 Tv, Av, and M Mode
M, and C Modes

Press the [ ] button, choose [Flash


By pressing the [ ] button while an image is displayed after
6 Playback Mode
Control] on the [ 3] tab, and then press
the [ ] button (=32). shooting, you can switch the display information.
7 Wi-Fi Functions

2 Configure the setting. 8 Set-Up Menu


Choose [Red-eye reduc.], and then
choose [Off] (=32). 9 Accessories
To restore the original setting, repeat this
process but choose [On]. 10 Appendix

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3
Shooting with Your Favorite Before Use

Settings (Creative Assist) Basic Guide

Even if you dont know much about photography, you can select from on-
Advanced Guide

screen options written in plain English to change the brightness, blur the
background, and take pictures that are all your own. You can also save 1 Camera Basics

Other Shooting Modes your favorite settings and easily load them back in later. Settings can even
be applied from images shot in [ ] mode. 2 Auto Mode /
Hybrid Auto Mode
When you display images shot in [ ] mode, the camera can show you
Shoot more effectively in various scenes, and take shots enhanced with
unique image effects or captured using special functions
which [ ] mode settings correspond to which camera settings, making it 3 Other Shooting Modes
easier to step up to the Creative Auto shooting modes ([ ], [ ], [ ],
or [ ]).
The following options can be changed.
4 P Mode

This lets you define how the background appears.


The higher the value this is, the sharper the
5 Tv, Av, and M Mode
M, and C Modes
Background
background gets. The lower the value, the more
blurred the background.
6 Playback Mode

Brightness
This lets you adjust the image brightness. The
higher this value, the brighter the image is.
7 Wi-Fi Functions

Contrast
This lets you adjust the contrast. The higher this
is, the stronger the contrast between light and dark
8 Set-Up Menu

colors.
This lets you define how vivid the colors are. The
9 Accessories

Saturation
higher this value, the more colorful the image;
the lower it is, the more subdued and refined it 10 Appendix

becomes.
Index
This lets you define the tone of the colors. Higher
Color tone values result in warmer colors, while lower ones
make the colors seem colder.
You can choose from five color tones in
Monochrome: [ B/W], [ Sepia], [ Blue],
Monochrome [ Purple] and [ Green]. Set this to [ ] to shoot
in color. If this is set to anything besides [ ],
[Saturation] and [Color tone] are not available.

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1 Enter [ ] mode. Saving/Loading Settings Before Use
Set the mode dial to [ ].
Basic Guide
You can save your favorite settings and reload them later for repeated
use.
Advanced Guide
2 Configure the settings. Saving Settings
Press the [ ] button, and then press
the [ ][ ] buttons to choose the option.
1 Camera Basics
Follow steps 1 and 2 in Shooting with
Press the [ ][ ] buttons or turn the [
[ ] dials to change options (=31).
] Your Favorite Settings (Creative Assist)
(=49) to select [ ] and set up your
2 Auto Mode /
Hybrid Auto Mode

Once everything is set up, press the


[ ] button to return to the shooting
preferences.
3 Other Shooting Modes
Press the [ ] button, press the
screen. [ ][ ] buttons to choose [ ], and
then press the [ ][ ] buttons or turn the
4 P Mode

3 Shoot. [ ][ ] dials to select where to save


5 Tv, Av, and M Mode
M, and C Modes
your settings.
When shooting with flash, [Background] cannot be set. You can save up to six sets of settings.
6 Playback Mode
If you select a previously saved set,
[ Compare] will be displayed. In
this mode, when you press the [ ]
7 Wi-Fi Functions
Adjust the values of the options with [ ] shown next to them
in the shooting screen by turning the [
[ ][ ] buttons to move the [
] dial. Press the
], and select the option to
button, the previously saved settings
will be displayed on-screen, letting you
8 Set-Up Menu

compare them with your new settings.


adjust.
Your settings are reset when the power is turned off, but set [Keep Press the [ ] button; a confirmation
9 Accessories

setting] in [ 4] to [Enable] to save your settings even after


turning off the camera.
screen is displayed. Press the [ ][ ]
buttons or turn the [ ] dial to select [OK], 10 Appendix

Touch [ ] at the upper right of the screen to show settings. You and then press the [ ] button.
can also touch options in the settings screen to adjust them. Index
Touch [ ] to return to the shooting screen.

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Loading Playing Back Images Before Use

Follow step 1 in Shooting with Your Basic Guide


Favorite Settings (Creative Assist) When displaying images shot in [ ]
(=49) to select [ ]. mode, press the [ ] button to display
Advanced Guide
the screen shown to the left, letting you
Press the [ ] button, press the [ ][ ]
view the settings used when the picture
buttons to choose [ ], and then press
the [ ][ ] buttons or turn the [ ][ ]
was taken. 1 Camera Basics

dials to select the settings to load.


Press the [ ] button to apply the saved
2 Auto Mode /
Hybrid Auto Mode

settings.
[ ] Mode and Creative Zone Settings 3 Other Shooting Modes
Select [] and press the [ ] button to go
back without applying any settings.
4 P Mode

Using Screen Settings


5 Tv, Av, and M Mode
M, and C Modes
You can load settings from images shot in [ ] mode and use them to
shoot your own pictures. 6 Playback Mode

Follow step 1 in Shooting with Your


Favorite Settings (Creative Assist) 7 Wi-Fi Functions
(=49) to choose [ ].
Press the [ ] button to enter Playback 8 Set-Up Menu
[ ] mode setting Creative Auto setting
mode, and then select an image shot in
[ ] for display. (A) Background (a) Aperture value (=83) 9 Accessories

Press the [ ] button, choose [ ] in the (b) Exposure compensation (=61)


menu, and press the [ ] button again. (B) Brightness Flash time is (b) Flash exposure compensation 10 Appendix

The settings are applied and the camera (=76)


Index
goes into shooting mode. (C) Color tone (c) WB Correction (=65)
(D) Contrast (d) Picture Style contrast (=68)
A message is displayed if you try to apply settings when the
mode dial is set to anything besides [ ]. The camera does not (E) Saturation (e) Picture Style saturation (=68)
return to shooting mode. Turn the mode dial to [ ] to apply the (f) Picture Style filter and toning effect
settings. (F) Monochrome
(=68)
Images shot in anything besides [ ] mode will not be shown in
[ ] mode.

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Shooting Flowers and Small Objects
Specific Scenes (Close-up)
Before Use

Still Images Movies Basic Guide


Choose a mode matching the shooting scene, and the camera will
automatically configure the settings for optimal shots. Take pictures of flowers and other objects
Advanced Guide
from close up to make them look huge in
1 Enter [ ] mode. your photos.
1 Camera Basics
Set the mode dial to [ ]. To make small things appear even larger,
use a macro lens (sold separately).
Check the attached lens for its minimum
2 Auto Mode /
Hybrid Auto Mode
focusing distance from the subject.
2 Choose a shooting mode. The lens minimum focusing distance is 3 Other Shooting Modes

measured from the [ ] (focal plane)


Press the [ ] button, choose [ ] in the
menu, and then choose a shooting mode mark on the top of the camera to the 4 P Mode

(=31). subject.
5 Tv, Av, and M Mode
M, and C Modes

3 Shoot. Shooting Moving Subjects (Sports)


Still Images Movies 6 Playback Mode

Shooting Portraits (Portrait)


Still Images Movies
When using a lens with STM in its 7 Wi-Fi Functions
name, the camera keeps focusing while
Take shots of people with a softening shooting continuously. With other lenses,
focus is locked at the position determined
8 Set-Up Menu
effect.
when you pressed the shutter button
halfway. 9 Accessories

Shooting Evening Scenes 10 Appendix

Shooting Landscapes (Landscape) without Using a Tripod (Handheld


Index
NightScene)
Still Images Movies
Still Images Movies
You can shoot wide-open landscapes
with the focus close up or far away, Beautiful shots of evening scenes or
letting you capture vivid skies and nature portraits with evening scenery in the
scenes. background, without the need to hold the
camera very still (as with a tripod).
A single image is created by combining
consecutive shots, reducing camera
shake and image noise.

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Subjects appear larger in [ ] mode compared to other modes. Image Effects (Creative Filters) Before Use

In [ ] and [ ] modes, shots may look grainy because the ISO


Basic Guide
speed (=62) is increased to suit the shooting conditions.
Because the camera will shoot continuously in [ ] mode, hold it
Add a variety of effects to images when shooting.
Advanced Guide
steady while shooting.
In [ ] mode, excessive motion blur or certain shooting conditions 1 Enter [ ] mode.
may prevent you from obtaining the desired results. Set the mode dial to [ ]. 1 Camera Basics

2 Auto Mode /
Hybrid Auto Mode
When you use a tripod for evening scenes, shooting in [
instead of [ ] mode will give better results (=35).
] mode
2 Choose a shooting mode. 3 Other Shooting Modes
Press the [ ] button, choose [ ] in the
menu, and then choose a shooting mode 4 P Mode
(=31).
Taking Vivid Pictures of Food (Food)
5 Tv, Av, and M Mode
M, and C Modes

Still Images Movies


Any dish can look like a bright and colorful delight.
6 Playback Mode

3 Shoot.
7
1 Choose [ ].
Wi-Fi Functions

Follow steps 1 2 in Specific Scenes


(=51) and choose [ ].
8 Set-Up Menu

2 Change the color tone. 9 Accessories

Turn the [
tones.
] dial to change color
10 Appendix

Index

3 Shoot.
This mode may produce unsuitable color tones for human
subjects.
If you use flash, the Tone setting will switch to standard.

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Shooting High-Contrast Scenes (High Dynamic Adding Artistic Effects Before Use

Range) Follow steps 1 2 in Image Effects Basic Guide


(Creative Filters) (=52) and choose
Still Images Movies
[ ]. Advanced Guide
Three consecutive images are captured at different brightness levels
Turn the [ ] dial to choose an effect
each time you shoot, and the camera combines image areas with optimal
brightness to create a single image. This mode can reduce the washed-
level.
1 Camera Basics
out highlights and loss of detail in shadows that tend to occur in high- A preview is shown of how your shot will
contrast shots. look with the effect applied. 2 Auto Mode /
Hybrid Auto Mode
Natural Images are natural and organic.
1 Choose [ ]. Art Standard Images resemble paintings, with subdued contrast. 3 Other Shooting Modes
Follow steps 1 2 in Image Effects Art Vivid Images resemble vivid illustrations.
(Creative Filters) (=52) and choose Art Bold Images resemble oil paintings, with bold edges. 4 P Mode
[ ].
Images resemble old photos, with bold edges and
Art Embossed 5 Tv, Av, and M Mode
M, and C Modes
2 Shoot. dark ambiance.

Hold the camera steady as you shoot. 6 Playback Mode


When you press the shutter button all
the way down, the camera will take three
shots and combine them.
7 Wi-Fi Functions

8 Set-Up Menu

Excessive motion blur or certain shooting conditions may prevent


you from obtaining the desired results. 9 Accessories

10 Appendix

If excessive camera shake interferes with shooting, mount Index


the camera on a tripod or take other measures to keep it still.
Additionally, you should turn off image stabilization when using a
tripod or other means to secure the camera (=78).
Any subject movement will make the image blurry.
There will be a delay before you can shoot again, as the camera
processes and combines the images.

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Shooting with a Fish-Eye Lens Effect (Fish-Eye 2 Choose an effect level. Before Use

Effect) Turn the [ ] dial to choose an effect


level. Basic Guide
Still Images Movies A preview is shown of how your shot will
look with the effect applied. Advanced Guide
Shoot with the distorting effect of a fish-eye lens.

1 Choose [ ]. 3 Shoot. 1 Camera Basics

Follow steps 1 2 in Image Effects


(Creative Filters) (=52) and choose Shooting Watercolor-like Photos (Water Painting 2 Auto Mode /
Hybrid Auto Mode
[ ]. Effect)
3 Other Shooting Modes
2 Choose an effect level. Still Images Movies
Turn the [ ] dial to choose an effect You can shoot pictures with a light, soft watercolor-like effect. 4 P Mode

level.
A preview is shown of how your shot will 1 Choose [ ]. 5 Tv, Av, and M Mode
M, and C Modes

look with the effect applied. Follow steps 1 2 in Image Effects


(Creative Filters) (=52) and choose 6 Playback Mode

3 Shoot. [ ].
7 Wi-Fi Functions

Try taking some test shots first, to make sure you obtain the 2 Choose an effect level.
desired results. Turn the [ ] dial to choose an effect 8 Set-Up Menu

level.
A preview is shown of how your shot will 9 Accessories

Shooting Oil Painting-like Photos (Art Bold look with the effect applied.
Effect)
10 Appendix

3 Shoot.
Index
Still Images Movies
Emphasize the three-dimensional shape of the subject for an oil-like
effect.

1 Choose [ ].
Follow steps 1 2 in Image Effects
(Creative Filters) (=52) and choose
[ ].

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Shots Resembling Miniature Models (Miniature Playback Speed and Estimated Playback Time (for Before Use
One-Minute Clips)
Effect)
Basic Guide
Still Images Movies Speed Playback Time
Approx. 12 sec. Advanced Guide
Creates the effect of a miniature model, by blurring image areas above
and below your selected area. Approx. 6 sec.
You can also make movies that look like scenes in miniature models by Approx. 3 sec. 1 Camera Basics
choosing the playback speed before the movie is recorded. People and
objects in the scene will move quickly during playback. Note that sound is 2 Auto Mode /
Hybrid Auto Mode
not recorded.
Try taking some test shots first, to make sure you obtain the
3 Other Shooting Modes
1 Choose [ ].
desired results.

Follow steps 1 2 in Image Effects 4 P Mode


(Creative Filters) (=52) and choose
[ ]. To switch the orientation of the frame to vertical, press the [ ][ ]
buttons in step 2. To move the frame, press the [ ][ ] buttons 5 Tv, Av, and M Mode
M, and C Modes
A white frame is displayed, indicating the again. To return the frame to horizontal orientation, press the
image area that will not be blurred. [ ][ ] buttons. 6 Playback Mode

2 Choose the area to keep in focus. Holding the camera vertically will change the orientation of the
frame. 7 Wi-Fi Functions
Press the [ ] button. Movie quality depends on the video format (=139) and still-
Press the [ ] button to resize the image aspect ratio (=45). 8 Set-Up Menu
frame, and then press the [ ][ ] buttons If the video system is set to [NTSC], the quality is [ ] for
or turn the [ ] dial to move it. the [ ] aspect ratio and [ ] for the [
If the video system is set to [PAL], the quality is [
] aspect ratio.
] for the
9 Accessories

3 For movies, choose the movie


[ ] aspect ratio and [ ] for the [ ] aspect ratio.
10 Appendix

playback speed.
Index
Turn the [ ] dial to choose the speed. You can also move the frame by touching or dragging across the
screen.
4 Return to the shooting screen and
shoot.
Press the [ ] button to return to the
shooting screen, and then shoot.

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Shooting with a Toy Camera Effect (Toy Camera Shooting with a Soft Focus Effect Before Use

Effect)
Still Images Movies Basic Guide
Still Images Movies This function allows you to shoot images as if a soft focus filter were
Advanced Guide
This effect makes images resemble shots from a toy camera by vignetting attached to the camera. You can adjust the effect level as desired.
(darker, blurred image corners) and changing the overall color.
1 Choose [ ]. 1 Camera Basics
1 Choose [ ]. Follow steps 1 2 in Image Effects
Follow steps 1 2 in Image Effects (Creative Filters) (=52) and choose 2 Auto Mode /
Hybrid Auto Mode
(Creative Filters) (=52) and choose [ ].
[ ]. 3 Other Shooting Modes
2 Choose an effect level.
2 Choose a color tone. Turn the [ ] dial to choose an effect 4 P Mode

Turn the [ ] dial to choose a color level.


tone. A preview is shown of how your shot will 5 Tv, Av, and M Mode
M, and C Modes

A preview is shown of how your shot will look with the effect applied.
look with the effect applied. 6 Playback Mode
3 Shoot.
3 Shoot. 7 Wi-Fi Functions

Standard Shots resemble toy camera images. Try taking some test shots first, to make sure you obtain the
Warm Images have a warmer tone than with [Standard]. desired results. 8 Set-Up Menu

Cool Images have a cooler tone than with [Standard]. 9 Accessories

Try taking some test shots first, to make sure you obtain the
10 Appendix

desired results.
Index

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Shooting in Monochrome (Grainy B/W) Shooting Movies in Movie Mode Before Use

Still Images Movies Basic Guide


Still Images Movies
You can take pictures with a rough monochrome feel.
Advanced Guide

1 Choose [ ]. 1 Enter [ ] mode.

Follow steps 1 2 in Image Effects Set the mode dial to [ ]. 1 Camera Basics

(Creative Filters) (=52) and choose Displays black bars on the top and
[ ]. bottom edges of the screen. The black 2 Auto Mode /
Hybrid Auto Mode
bars indicate image areas not recorded.
2 Choose an effect level. Press the [ ] button, choose [ ] in the 3 Other Shooting Modes

Turn the [ ] dial to choose an effect menu, and then choose [ ] (=31).
level. 4 P Mode

A preview is shown of how your shot will 2 Configure the settings to suit the
look with the effect applied. movie (=177). 5 Tv, Av, and M Mode
M, and C Modes

3 Shoot. 3 Shoot. 6 Playback Mode

Press the movie button.


To stop movie recording, press the movie 7 Wi-Fi Functions

button again.
8 Set-Up Menu

If using a lens that supports Dynamic IS (=78), selecting [ ]


mode adjusts the range displayed on-screen to make the subject 9 Accessories

larger.
10 Appendix

Index
Touch the [ ] button before or during shooting to show the
[ ] icon and use a fixed focal position.
Touch [ ] on the screen before or during shooting to switch
between automatic or fixed focus position when shooting. (The
[ ] on the upper-left corner of the [ ] icon turns green when
using automatic focus position adjustment.) This is not displayed
when [Movie Servo AF] (=39) is set to [Disable] on the [ 5]
tab in the menu.

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Shooting Still Images during Movie Recording In the menu (=32), set [AF w/ shutter button during ] on
Before Use

the [ 5] tab to [Disable] to turn off focusing when the shutter


Still Images Movies Basic Guide
button is pressed halfway when shooting movies.
Shoot still images during movie recording as follows. In [ ], [ ], [ ], [ ], and [ ]
(16:9 aspect ratio) modes, still photos will be saved in the [ ] Advanced Guide

1 While shooting a movie, focus on a aspect ratio.


subject. In [ ] and [ ] (4:3 aspect ratio) modes, still photos 1 Camera Basics
will be saved in the [ ] aspect ratio.
Press the shutter button halfway down
to readjust the focus and exposure. (The 2 Auto Mode /
Hybrid Auto Mode
camera will not beep.)
Movie recording will continue.
Locking or Changing Image Brightness 3 Other Shooting Modes

2 Shoot. Still Images Movies 4 P Mode

Press the shutter button all the way Before or during recording, you can lock the exposure, or change it in 1/3-
down. stop increments within a range of -3 to +3 stops. 5 Tv, Av, and M Mode
M, and C Modes

Press the [ ] button to lock the


Your shot will be recorded.
exposure. To unlock the exposure, press 6 Playback Mode

the [ ] button again.


Shooting still images during movie recording may not be possible
when the memory cards recording speed is slow, or when there is Turn the exposure compensation dial to 7 Wi-Fi Functions

adjust the brightness as you watch the


not enough free internal memory.
Shutter sounds will be heard in the movie. screen. 8 Set-Up Menu

An orange AF frame is displayed with [ ] if the camera cannot


focus when you press the shutter button halfway. No picture is 9 Accessories

taken, even if you press the shutter button all the way down. You can also lock and unlock the exposure by touching [ ] on
The flash does not fire. the screen. 10 Appendix
Movie recording may stop if shooting still images fills up the During shooting, touch the exposure compensation bar at the
internal memory. bottom of the screen and then touch the [ ][ ] buttons to change Index
the exposure.
Exposures adjusted by changing the exposure correction with
the touch screen will not feature the same exposure correction
settings as when using the exposure compensation dial. Look at
the screen to verify the exposure.

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Sound Settings Turning Off the Wind Filter Before Use

Noise caused by strong wind can be reduced. However, the recording


Still Images Movies Basic Guide
may sound unnatural when this option is used when there is no wind. You
can turn off the wind filter for these situations.
Adjusting the Recording Volume Follow step 1 in Adjusting the Recording
Advanced Guide

Volume (=59) to display the [Sound


In [Auto], although the recording level (volume) is adjusted automatically,
recording] screen. 1 Camera Basics
you can set the level manually to suit the shooting scene.
Choose [Wind filter/Attenuator] and press
1 Access the [Sound recording] the [ ] button. 2 Auto Mode /
Hybrid Auto Mode
screen. Choose [Wind Filter] and then [Off].
3 Other Shooting Modes
Press the [ ] button, choose
Using the Attenuator
[Sound recording] on the [ 5] tab, and
then press the [ ] button (=32).
4 P Mode
The attenuator can help reduce sound clipping in loud environments.

2 Configure the settings. However, this reduces the recording volume for scenes shot in quieter 5 Tv, Av, and M Mode
M, and C Modes
environments.
Select [Sound recording] and press the
[ ] button. In the next screen, press the
Follow step 1 in Adjusting the Recording 6 Playback Mode
Volume (=59) to display the [Sound
[ ][ ] buttons or turn the [ ] dial to
select [Manual] and then press the [ ]
recording] screen. 7 Wi-Fi Functions

button. Choose [Wind filter/Attenuator] and press

Press the [ ] button to choose [Rec.


the [ ] button. 8 Set-Up Menu

Choose [Attenuator], and then choose


level]. Press the [ ] button. In the next
screen, press the [ ][ ] buttons or turn [On]. 9 Accessories

the [ ] dial to define the level and then


press the [ ] button. 10 Appendix

To restore the original setting, repeat this


Index
process but choose [Auto].

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4
Shooting in Program AE Before Use

([P] Mode) Basic Guide

Advanced Guide
Still Images Movies
You can customize many function settings to suit your preferred shooting
style. 1 Camera Basics

P Mode 2 Auto Mode /


1 Enter [ ] mode. Hybrid Auto Mode
More discerning shots, in your preferred shooting style Set the mode dial to [ ].
3 Other Shooting Modes

2 Customize the settings as desired


(=61 =81), and then shoot. 4 P Mode

5 Tv, Av, and M Mode


M, and C Modes

Instructions in this chapter apply to the camera with the mode dial set
Movies can be recorded in [ ] mode as well, by pressing the
movie button. However, some menu (=31, =32) settings 6 Playback Mode
to [ ] mode. may be automatically adjusted for movie recording.
[ ]: Program AE; AE: Auto Exposure 7 Wi-Fi Functions

Before using a function introduced in this chapter in modes other than


[ ], make sure the function is available in that mode (=177). 8 Set-Up Menu

9 Accessories

10 Appendix

Index

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Adjusting Shooting Functions Image Brightness (Exposure) Before Use

from a Single Screen Basic Guide

The INFO. Quick Control screen lets you quickly adjust options using a
Adjusting Image Brightness (Exposure Advanced Guide

single screen of functions. Compensation)


1 Camera Basics

1 Access the INFO. Quick Control Still Images Movies


screen. The standard exposure set by the camera can be adjusted in 1/3-stop 2 Auto Mode /
Hybrid Auto Mode
Press the [ ] button repeatedly to increments, in a range of 3 to +3.
display the INFO. Quick Control screen. As you watch the screen, turn the 3 Other Shooting Modes

exposure compensation dial to adjust


2 Select a function to adjust. brightness. 4 P Mode

Press the [ ][ ][ ][ ] buttons to choose


a function and display a description. 5 Tv, Av, and M Mode
M, and C Modes

You can also turn the [


access functions.
][ ] dials to
6 Playback Mode

7 Wi-Fi Functions
The adjustable functions differ depending on the shooting mode. Locking Image Brightness / Exposure (AE Lock)
8 Set-Up Menu
Still Images Movies
Some functions open up another options screen when you Before shooting, you can lock the exposure, or you can specify focus and 9 Accessories
choose them and press the [ ] button. Options labeled with a exposure separately.
[ ] icon in the second screen can be configured by pressing
10 Appendix
the [ ] button. Press the [ ] button to return to the INFO.
Quick Control screen.
1 Lock the exposure.
Aim the camera at the subject to shoot Index
with the exposure locked, and then press
the [ ] button.
Touch a function in the INFO. Quick Control screen, and then
[ ] is displayed, and the exposure is
touch it again to go to the adjustment screen for the function.
locked.
Touch [ ] to return to the previous screen.
Touch [ ] on the upper right of the function description to close Press the [ ] button again to cancel and
the description display. remove the [ ] icon.

2 Compose the shot and shoot.

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Before Use
AE: Auto Exposure In [ ] mode, exposure is locked when you press the shutter
After the exposure is locked, you can adjust the combination button halfway. In [ ][ ][ ] modes, the exposure is not
Basic Guide
of shutter speed and aperture value by turning the [ ] dial locked when you press the shutter button halfway and is not
(Program Shift). determined until the moment you shoot the picture.
This can also be adjusted by choosing [Metering mode] on the Advanced Guide
[ 3] tab of the menu (=32).
Changing the Metering Method 1 Camera Basics

Still Images Movies Changing the ISO Speed 2 Auto Mode /


Hybrid Auto Mode

Adjust the metering method (how brightness is measured) to suit shooting


conditions as follows. Still Images Movies 3 Other Shooting Modes

Press the [ ] button, choose [ ] in the


menu, and choose the desired option
Press the [ ] button, turn the [ ] dial to
choose the ISO speed, and then press
4 P Mode

(=31).
The option you configured is now
the [ ] button.
The option you configured is now
5 Tv, Av, and M Mode
M, and C Modes

displayed. displayed.
6 Playback Mode

7 Wi-Fi Functions
For typical shooting conditions, including backlit Automatically adjusts
Evaluative shots. Automatically adjusts standard exposure to the ISO speed to suit 8 Set-Up Menu
match the shooting conditions. AUTO
the shooting mode and
Effective when the background is much brighter conditions. 9 Accessories
Partial than the subject due to backlighting, etc. Metering is For shooting outdoors in
metering restricted to within the circular frame (Spot AE Point 100, 125, 160, 200
fair weather. 10 Appendix
frame) displayed in the center of the screen.
For shooting in cloudy
For metering a specific spot of the subject or scene. 250, 320, 400, 500, 640, 800 Index
conditions, or at twilight.
Metering restricted to within the circular frame (Spot
Spot 1000, 1250, 1600, 2000, 2500, 3200, For shooting night
AE Point frame), displayed in the center of the
4000, 5000, 6400, 8000, 10000, 12800 scenes, or in dark rooms.
screen.
Center Determines the average brightness of light across Shooting sensitivity increases as the ISO speed goes up. The lower the
Weighted the entire image area, calculated by treating speed, the lower the sensitivity.
Avg. brightness in the central area as more important.

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To view the automatically determined ISO speed when you have
Auto Exposure Bracketing (AEB Shooting) Before Use

set the ISO speed to [AUTO], press the shutter button halfway.
Still Images Movies Basic Guide
Although choosing a lower ISO speed may reduce image
graininess, there may be a greater risk of subject and camera Three consecutive images are captured at different exposure levels
shake in some shooting conditions. Advanced Guide
(standard exposure, underexposure, and then overexposure) each
Choosing a higher ISO speed will increase shutter speed, which time you shoot. You can adjust the amount of underexposure and
may reduce subject and camera shake and increase the flash overexposure (relative to standard exposure) from 2 to +2 stops in 1/3- 1 Camera Basics
range. However, shots may look grainy. stop increments.
This can also be adjusted by going to [ISO speed] on the [ 3]
2 Auto Mode /
tab of the menu (=32) and selecting [ISO speed]. 1 Access the setting screen. Hybrid Auto Mode

If you want to select speeds up to [H] (equivalent to ISO 25600),


go to the menu (=32), choose [C.Fn I:Exposure] from the
Press the [ ] button, choose [AEB] 3 Other Shooting Modes
on the [ 3] tab, and then press the [ ]
[ 1] tab, and set [ISO expansion] to [1:On] (=88).
button (=32). 4 P Mode

Adjusting ISO Auto Settings 2 Configure the settings. 5 Tv, Av, and M Mode
M, and C Modes
Press the [ ][ ] buttons or turn the [ ]
Still Images Movies dial to adjust values. 6 Playback Mode
You can select the maximum ISO speed used when ISO speed is set to To cancel the AEB function, follow steps
[AUTO]. 1 2 to set the AEB correction value to 0. 7 Wi-Fi Functions

1 Access the setting screen. 8 Set-Up Menu


Press the [ ] button, choose [ISO AEB cannot be used when the flash is not set to [ ], Multi Shot
speed] on the [ 3] tab, and then press Noise Reduction is on (=80), or when continuous or bulb 9 Accessories
the [ ] button (=32). shooting is active.

2 Configure the settings. 10 Appendix

Choose [ISO Auto] and then choose an If exposure compensation is already in use (=61), the value Index
option (=32). specified for that function is treated as the standard exposure
level for this function. In step 2, you can turn the exposure
compensation dial on the screen to adjust the correction.

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Auto Correction of Brightness and Contrast Shooting Bright Subjects (Highlight Tone Before Use

(Auto Lighting Optimizer) Priority)


Basic Guide
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Advanced Guide
If the image comes out dark or the contrast is low, the brightness and The camera can improve gradation on the high-brightness spectrum to
contrast can be corrected automatically. reduce clipped whites on the subject.
Press the [ ] button, choose [ ] in the Press the [ ] button, choose 1 Camera Basics

menu, and choose the desired option [Highlight tone priority] on the [ 3] tab,
(=31). and choose [D+] (=32). 2 Auto Mode /
Hybrid Auto Mode

3 Other Shooting Modes

4 P Mode

Setting this to [D+] makes ISO speeds below 160 unavailable. 5 Tv, Av, and M Mode
M, and C Modes
Depending on the shooting conditions, noise may increase.
The Auto Lighting Optimizer will also be set to [Disable].
When the effect of the Auto Lighting Optimizer is too strong and
the image becomes excessively bright, set it to [Low] or [Disable].
6 Playback Mode

If a setting other than [Disable] is set and you use exposure


compensation or flash exposure compensation to darken the 7 Wi-Fi Functions

exposure, the image may still come out bright, or the effect of
AEB-based exposure compensation may be reduced. If you want 8 Set-Up Menu
a darker exposure, set this function to [Disable].
9 Accessories

The Auto Lighting Optimizer can also be set with the [Auto
10 Appendix

Lighting Optimizer] option on the [ 3] tab of the menu


Index
(=32).

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Custom White Balance
Image Colors Before Use

For image colors that look natural under the light in your shot, adjust white
Basic Guide
balance to suit the light source where you are shooting. Set the white
balance under the same light source that will illuminate your shot.
Adjusting White Balance Advanced Guide
1 Shoot a white object.
Still Images Movies Fill the LCD monitor screen with a sheet 1 Camera Basics

By adjusting white balance (WB), you can make image colors look more of white paper, etc.
natural for the scene you are shooting. Focus manually and shoot (=74). 2 Auto Mode /
Hybrid Auto Mode
Press the [ ] button, choose [ ] in the
menu, and choose the desired option 2 Select [Custom White Balance]. 3 Other Shooting Modes

(=31).
The option you configured is now
On the [ 4] tab, select [Custom White
Balance] and then press the [ ] button. 4 P Mode

displayed. The custom white balance selection


screen will appear.
5 Tv, Av, and M Mode
M, and C Modes

Automatically sets the optimal white balance for 3 Load the white data. 6 Playback Mode
Auto
the shooting conditions.
Day Light For shooting outdoors in fair weather.
Select the image that was captured in 7 Wi-Fi Functions
step 1 and then press [ ].
Shade For shooting in the shade. In the confirmation screen, press the 8 Set-Up Menu
Cloudy For shooting in cloudy weather or at twilight. [ ][ ] buttons or turn the [ ] dial to
Tungsten light Tungsten choose [OK], and then press the [ ]
button.
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White
fluorescent For shooting under white fluorescent lighting. Press the [ ] button to close the 10 Appendix
light menu.
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Flash For shooting with the flash.
4 Select [ ].
Custom For manually setting a custom white balance.
Follow the steps in Adjusting White
Balance (=65) to select [ ].

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If the exposure obtained in step 1 is too bright or dark, a correct
2 Configure advanced settings. Before Use

white balance may not be obtained. To configure more advanced settings,


press the [ ] button and adjust the Basic Guide
A message will appear if you use an image in step 3 that is not
suitable for loading white data. Choose [Cancel] to select another correction level by turning the [ ][ ]
image. Choose [OK], and the chosen image will be used to dials. Advanced Guide
load white data, although this may not produce a suitable white To reset the correction level, press the
balance. [ ] button. 1 Camera Basics
If you see an [Unselectable image.] message in step 3, select Press the [ ] button to complete the
[OK] to close the message and select another image.
If you see a [Set WB to ] message in step 3, press the [ ]
setting. 2 Auto Mode /
Hybrid Auto Mode

button to return to the menu screen and then select [ ].


Once you set a correction value, it will be retained even after 3 Other Shooting Modes
changing the white balance value in step 1.
4 P Mode
Instead of a white object, a gray chart or 18% gray reflector
(commercially available) can produce a more accurate white
balance. B: blue; A: amber; M: magenta; G: green 5 Tv, Av, and M Mode
M, and C Modes

One level of blue/amber correction is equivalent to about 5


The current white balance settings do not matter at the time you
shoot the image in step 1. mireds on a color temperature conversion filter. (Mired: Color 6 Playback Mode
temperature unit representing color temperature conversion filter
density) 7 Wi-Fi Functions

Manually Correcting White Balance This can also be adjusted by going to the menu (=32) and
choosing [WB Correction] on the [ 4] tab. 8 Set-Up Menu
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You can manually correct white balance. This adjustment can match the 9 Accessories
effect of using a commercially available color temperature conversion filter You can also choose the correction level by touching or dragging
or color-compensating filter. the bar in step 1 or the frame in step 2. 10 Appendix
You can also access the screen in step 2 by touching [ ] in
1 Configure the setting. step 1. Index
Follow the steps in Adjusting White
Balance (=65) to choose the white
balance option.
Turn the [ ] dial to adjust the
correction level for B and A.

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Using Your Favorite Shades (Picture Style) You can add a basic style such as [Portrait] or Before Use
User Define [Landscape], a Picture Style file, etc., and adjust
it as desired (=67). Basic Guide
Still Images Movies
Picture Styles allow you to use your preferred color hues in defined picture
Advanced Guide
and subject conditions. There are 7 types of Picture Styles available and If no Picture Style is added to [ ], [ ] or [ ], these
all are fully adjustable. settings will be the same as the [Auto] default settings.
Press the [ ] button, choose [ ] in This can also be adjusted by going to the menu (=32) and 1 Camera Basics

the menu, and choose the desired option choosing [Picture Style] on the [ 4] tab.
(=31). 2 Auto Mode /
Hybrid Auto Mode

3 Other Shooting Modes

4 P Mode

The color tone will be adjusted automatically


Auto
to suit the scene. The colors will look vivid, 5 Tv, Av, and M Mode
M, and C Modes
especially for blue skies, greenery, and sunsets
in nature, outdoor, and sunset scenes. 6 Playback Mode

The image looks vivid, sharp, and crisp. Suitable


Standard
for most scenes. 7 Wi-Fi Functions

Portrait
For smooth skin tones. The image looks softer.
Suited for close-up portraits. Change the [Color
8 Set-Up Menu

tone] to adjust skin tones (=68).


For vivid blues and greens, and very sharp
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Landscape and crisp images. Effective for impressive


landscapes. 10 Appendix

For images to be processed by computer later.


Neutral Index
Natural color tones and a subdued look.
For images to be processed by computer later.
When the subject is captured under a color
Faithful temperature of 5200K, the color is adjusted
colorimetrically to match the subjects color.
Vivid colors are suppressed for a subdued look.
Monochrome Creates black-and-white images.

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Adjusting Picture Styles 1 Access the setting screen. Before Use
Follow the steps in Using Your Favorite
The following settings can be adjusted for each Picture Style.
Shades (Picture Styles) (=67) to Basic Guide
Adjusts the sharpness of the subject. Lower select the Picture Style you want.
Sharpness values produce softer (more blurred) effects; Advanced Guide
higher values produce sharper results. Press the [ ] button.

Contrast
Adjusts the contrast. Lower values produce
weaker contrast; higher values produce
2 Configure the settings. 1 Camera Basics

stronger contrast. Press the [ ][ ] buttons to choose an


Adjusts the color saturation in the image.
item; then, press the [ ][ ] buttons or 2 Auto Mode /
Hybrid Auto Mode
turn the [ ][ ] dials to choose an
Saturation*1 Lower values produce shallower colors;
higher values produce deeper colors.
option. 3 Other Shooting Modes

Adjusts skin color tone. Lower values Press the [ ] button to undo any
Color tone*1 produce redder hues; higher values produce changes. 4 P Mode

colors that are more yellow. When finished, press the [ ] button.
Emphasizes white clouds in monochrome 5 Tv, Av, and M Mode
M, and C Modes

images, or the greens of trees. Increasing the [Contrast] will make the [Filter effect] more
N: Normal black-and-white image with no pronounced. 6 Playback Mode
filter effects.
Ye: The blue sky will look more natural, and 7 Wi-Fi Functions
the white clouds will look crisper.
Filter effect*2 Or: The blue sky will look slightly darker. 8 Set-Up Menu
Sunsets will look more brilliant.
R: The blue sky will look quite dark. Fall
leaves will look crisper and brighter.
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G: Skin tones and lips will appear muted.


Green tree leaves will look crisper and 10 Appendix

brighter.
Index
The following monochrome colors can be
Toning effect* 2
selected: [N:None], [S:Sepia], [B:Blue],
[P:Purple] or [G:Green].
*1 Not available in [ ] mode.
*2 Only available in [ ] mode.

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Saving Customized Picture Styles
Shooting Range and Focusing Before Use

Basic styles like [ ] and [ ] can be adjusted to your liking and


Basic Guide
saved for later. You can save multiple Picture Styles with different settings
for parameters such as sharpness and contrast.
Selecting the AF Method Advanced Guide
1 Select a Picture Style to save.
Follow the steps in Using Your Favorite Still Images Movies 1 Camera Basics

Shades (Picture Styles) (=67) to You can change the AF (autofocus) method to use as necessary for your
select [ ], [ ] or [ ]. scene and subject. 2 Auto Mode /
Hybrid Auto Mode
Press the [ ] button, choose [ ] in
the menu, and then choose the desired 3 Other Shooting Modes

option (=32).
2 Select the base Picture Style. 4 P Mode
Press the [ ] button.
Press the [ ][ ] buttons or turn the 5 Tv, Av, and M Mode
M, and C Modes
[ ][ ] dials to select the Picture Style
that will serve as a base. 6 Playback Mode

3 Adjust the style. When the subject is dark or has no contrast, in extremely bright
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conditions, or with some EF and EF-S lenses, it may take longer
Press the [ ][ ] buttons to select the
item to adjust; then, press the [ ][ ]
to achieve focus, or correct focus may not be achieved. For more
information about lenses, refer to the Canon website. 8 Set-Up Menu
buttons or turn the [ ][ ] dials to
adjust the item. 9 Accessories
When finished, press the [ ] button.
This can also be adjusted by going to the menu (=32) and
choosing [AF method] on the [ 2] tab.
10 Appendix
In step 2, you can also select styles added to the camera using
the EOS Utility software (=158). Index

1-Point AF

Focus using a single frame. Effective for reliable focusing.


Press the shutter button halfway down. Once the scene is in focus, the
frame will turn green.

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Before Use
You can change the frames position (=71). To compose shots The maximum number of frames displayed depends on the
so that subjects are positioned at the edge or in a corner without chosen aspect ratio (=45).
Basic Guide
changing the frame position, first aim the camera to capture -- [ ][ ][ ]: 49 frames
the subject in an AF frame, and then hold the shutter button -- [ ]: 35 frames
halfway down. As you continue to hold the shutter button halfway, Advanced Guide
recompose the shot as desired, and then press the shutter button
all the way down (Focus Lock). 1 Camera Basics
Follow steps 2 4 in Shooting in Manual Focus Mode (=74)
to magnify the position of the AF frame. The touch shutter does
not work while using this operation.
2 Auto Mode /
Hybrid Auto Mode

3 Other Shooting Modes

+Tracking
4 P Mode

After you aim the camera at the subject, a white frame is displayed
around the face of the person determined by the camera to be the 5 Tv, Av, and M Mode
M, and C Modes

main subject. You can also choose the subject yourself (=71).
When the camera detects movement, frames will follow moving
6 Playback Mode

subjects, within a certain range.


Press the shutter button halfway down. The frame will turn green when
7 Wi-Fi Functions

focused.
If no face is found, after you press the shutter button halfway, a green
8 Set-Up Menu

frame is displayed around the area in focus.


9 Accessories

Examples of faces that cannot be detected: 10 Appendix

-- Subjects that are distant or extremely close


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-- Subjects that are dark or light
-- Faces in profile, at an angle, or partly hidden
The camera may misinterpret non-human subjects as faces.
An orange AF frame is displayed with [ ] if the camera cannot
focus when you press the shutter button halfway.
Gray frames are displayed over faces detected at the edge of the
screen. These cannot be focused upon by pressing the shutter
button halfway.

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Choosing Subjects to Focus On (Touch AF) You can press the [ ] button to select peoples faces or move
Before Use

the AF frame.
Still Images Movies Basic Guide
-- When the AF frame mode is set to [ ], after pressing
You can shoot after the camera focuses on your selected subject, the [ ] button, press the [ ][ ][ ][ ] buttons to move the
frame, and then press the [ ] button to return to the shooting Advanced Guide
persons face, or location shown on the screen.
screen. Hold down the [ ] button for at least two seconds
1 Choose a subject, a persons face, to reset the frame to the center of the shooting or frame- 1 Camera Basics
or a location to focus on. adjustment screen.

Touch the subject or person on the


-- When the AF frame mode is set to [
the [
], after pressing
] button, [Face Select: On] will be displayed and [ ]
2 Auto Mode /
Hybrid Auto Mode
screen.
When the AF frame mode is set to
will be shown over the face determined to be the main subject.
To switch the face frame [ ] to another detected face, keep
3 Other Shooting Modes

[ ], an AF frame is displayed where pressing the [ ] button. Once you go through all available
you touched. faces, [Face Select: Off] will be displayed and the frame will 4 P Mode

When the AF frame mode is set to disappear.


[ ], [ ] will be displayed once 5 Tv, Av, and M Mode
M, and C Modes

the subject is recognized (autofocus will


continue even if the subject moves). To Shooting with the AF Lock 6 Playback Mode
cancel Touch AF, touch [ ].
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2 Shoot.
Press the shutter button halfway. After
The focus can be locked. After you lock the focus, the focal position will
not change even when you release your finger from the shutter button.
8 Set-Up Menu
the camera focuses, a green [ ] will be
displayed.
1 Lock the focus. 9 Accessories

Press the shutter button all the way down


to shoot.
With the shutter button pressed halfway,
press the [ ] button.
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The focus is now locked, and [ ] is Index


If you prefer the camera not to shoot when you touch the screen,
displayed.
make sure [Touch Shutter] mode is deactivated. Go to the menu
(=32), set [Touch Shutter] on the [ 1] tab, and then choose To unlock the focus, release the shutter
[Disable]. button and press the [ ] button again. In
Tracking may not be possible when subjects are too small or this case, [ ] is no longer displayed.
move too rapidly, or when there is inadequate contrast between
subjects and the background. 2 Compose the shot and shoot.

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Shooting with Servo AF Once set to [SERVO AF], the camera focuses on the frame in the
Before Use

center of the screen if it cannot detect a face when the shutter


Still Images Movies Basic Guide
button is pressed halfway down, even if [ +Tracking] is activated
This mode helps avoid missing shots of subjects in motion, because the (=70).
When servo AF is on, the exposure is not locked when you press Advanced Guide
camera continues to focus on the subject and adjust the exposure as long
as you press the shutter button halfway. the shutter button halfway and is not determined until the moment
you shoot the picture, regardless of your current metering mode 1 Camera Basics
1 Configure the setting. (=62) settings.

Press the [ ] button, choose [ONE


If you attach a lens with STM in the name, turn on servo AF
for continual shooting (=42) with constant focus adjustment.
2 Auto Mode /
Hybrid Auto Mode
SHOT], and then choose [SERVO] on the
menu (=32).
Using this feature will reduce the continual shooting speed. If you
operate the zoom during continuous shooting, the focus may be
3 Other Shooting Modes

lost.
With other lenses, the focus will be locked for the second and 4 P Mode

2 Focus. subsequent frames during continuous shooting, resulting in


slower continuous shooting. 5 Tv, Av, and M Mode
M, and C Modes
Press the shutter button halfway to focus. Depending on the lens used, the distance to the subject and the
A green AF frame will be displayed. subjects speed, the camera may not be able to achieve correct 6 Playback Mode
Once the picture composition changes focus.
or the subject moves, the AF frame turns This can also be adjusted by going to the menu (=32) and
choosing [AF operation] on the [ 2] tab.
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blue and adjusts the focus. When focus
is achieved, the AF frame will go back to
green.
8 Set-Up Menu

9 Accessories
The camera may not be able to shoot a picture while focusing,
even if you press the shutter button all the way down. Continue to
hold down the shutter button while following your subject.
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If focus is not achieved, the AF frame will turn orange.


Index
AF lock shooting is not available.
If you set the self-timer (=40) to anything besides [ ], it is set
to [ONE SHOT].

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Changing the Focus Setting Fine-tuning Focus Before Use

Still Images Movies Still Images Movies Basic Guide

You can change default camera operation of constantly focusing on If an EF-M lens is attached, you can use the lenss focus ring to fine-tune
Advanced Guide
subjects it is aimed at, even when the shutter button is not pressed. the focus after autofocus is complete.
Instead, you can limit camera focusing to the moment you press the
shutter button halfway. 1 Configure the settings. 1 Camera Basics

Press the [ ] button, choose Press the [ ] button, choose


[Continuous AF] on the [ 2] tab, and [AF+MF] on the [ 2] tab, and then 2 Auto Mode /
Hybrid Auto Mode
then choose [On] (=32). choose [On] (=32).
3 Other Shooting Modes
2 Focus.
Press the shutter button halfway to 4 P Mode
autofocus and keep it halfway pressed.
On
Helps avoid missing sudden photo opportunities, because
the camera constantly focuses on subjects until you press
5 Tv, Av, and M Mode
M, and C Modes

the shutter button halfway.


Conserves battery power, because the camera does not
6 Playback Mode

Off focus constantly. However, it may take longer than usual to 3 Fine-tune the focus.
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focus on the subject. Turn the lens focus ring to adjust the
focus.
8 Set-Up Menu
[MF] will flash in the display.
Remove your finger from the shutter 9 Accessories
button to cancel.
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4 Shoot.
Press the shutter button all the way down Index
to shoot.

This cannot be used with servo AF (=72).


This feature is not available when a non-EF-M lens is attached.

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Shooting in Manual Focus Mode 5 Focus. Before Use
While looking at the magnified display,
Still Images Movies turn the lens focusing ring to focus. Basic Guide

When focusing is not possible in AF mode, use manual focus. Magnifying


the screen display will make it easier to focus.
6 Shoot. Advanced Guide

1 Choose [ ]. If [Continuous AF] is set to [Off], you do not need to turn off the 1 Camera Basics
camera when switching to [MF] when using a non-EF-M lens.
Press the [ ] button if you have an EF-M
lens attached. 2 Auto Mode /
Hybrid Auto Mode
If you have a non-EF-M lens, turn off the
camera, set the lens switch to [MF], and You can drag the frame in step 3 to move the magnified display. 3 Other Shooting Modes

then turn the camera back on. You can also touch the [ ] on the bottom right to change the

[MF] is displayed.
magnification level or drag the screen to change the magnified 4 P Mode
display position.

2 Display the magnifying frame. 5 Tv, Av, and M Mode


M, and C Modes

Press the [ ] button.


The magnifying frame will appear in the
Easily Identifying the Focus Area (MF Peaking) 6 Playback Mode

Still Images Movies


center of the screen. On the bottom right,
you will see a magnification ratio and the Edges of subjects in focus are displayed in color to make manual focusing
7 Wi-Fi Functions

area currently being magnified. easier. You can adjust the colors and the sensitivity (level) of edge
detection as needed. 8 Set-Up Menu

3 Select the area to magnify.


Press the [ ][ ][ ][ ] buttons to move 1 Access the setting screen. 9 Accessories

the frame and select the area to magnify. Press the [ ] button, choose [MF
Hold down the [ ] button for at least two Peaking Settings] on the [ 2] tab, and 10 Appendix

seconds to reset the frame to the center then set [Peaking] to [On] (=32).
Index
of the screen.

4 Use the magnified display. 2 Configure the setting.


Press the [ ] button or turn the Choose a menu item to configure, and
[ ][ ] dials to switch the overall then choose the desired option (=32).
magnification between 1x (no
magnification), 5x, or 10x.
Colors displayed for MF peaking are not recorded in your shots.

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Auto
Flash Before Use

Fires automatically in low-light conditions.


Basic Guide
On
Changing the Flash Mode Advanced Guide
Fires for each shot.
Still Images Movies
Slow Synchro
1 Camera Basics

You can change the flash mode to match the shooting scene. For details
on the flash range, see Internal Flash Range Guide (=196). Fires to illuminate the main subject (such as people) while shooting at a 2 Auto Mode /
Hybrid Auto Mode
slower shutter speed to illuminate backgrounds out of flash range.
1 Raise the flash. 3 Other Shooting Modes

Move the [ ] switch. In [ ] mode, mount the camera on a tripod or take other
measures to keep it still and prevent camera shake. Additionally, 4 P Mode
2 Configure the setting. you should turn off image stabilization when using a tripod or
Press the [ ] button, press the [ ][ ] other means to secure the camera (=78). 5 Tv, Av, and M Mode
M, and C Modes

buttons or turn the [ ] dial to choose In [ ] mode, even after the flash fires, ensure that the main
a flash mode, and then press the [ ] subject does not move until the shutter sound is finished playing. 6 Playback Mode
button.
The option you configured is now 7 Wi-Fi Functions
displayed.
Off
For shooting without the flash.
8 Set-Up Menu

The setting screen cannot be accessed by pressing the [ ] button


when the flash is lowered. Move the [ ] switch to raise the flash 9 Accessories
and then configure the setting.
If the flash fires, vignetting may occur. If the flash fires, vignetting 10 Appendix
may occur depending on the lens being used.
Index

When there is a risk of overexposure, the camera automatically


adjusts the shutter speed or ISO speed during the flash shots
to reduce washed-out highlights and shoot at optimal exposure.
For this reason, when shooting with the flash, the shutter speed
or ISO speed displayed when you pressed the shutter button
halfway, may not match the actual shoot setting.
This can also be configured by going to the menu (=32),
choosing the [ 3] tab, and selecting [Flash firing] in the [Flash
Control] option.

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Adjusting the Flash Exposure Compensation Shooting with the FE Lock Before Use

Still Images Movies Still Images Movies Basic Guide

Just as with regular exposure compensation (=61), you can adjust the Just as with the AE lock (=61), you can lock the exposure for flash
Advanced Guide
flash exposure from 2 to +2 stops, in 1/3-stop increments. shots.
Raise the flash, press the [ ] button and
immediately turn the [ ] dial to choose 1 Raise the flash and set it to [ ] 1 Camera Basics

the compensation level, and then press (=75).


the [ ] button. 2 Auto Mode /
Hybrid Auto Mode
The correction level you specified is now 2 Lock the flash exposure.
displayed. Aim the camera at the subject to shoot 3 Other Shooting Modes
with the exposure locked, and then press
the [ ] button. 4 P Mode

The flash fires, and when

You can configure the flash exposure compensation by accessing


[ ] is displayed, the flash output level is 5 Tv, Av, and M Mode
M, and C Modes
retained.
MENU (=32) and choosing [ 3] tab > [Flash Control] >
[Built-in flash settings] > [ exp. comp.].
Press the [ ] button again to cancel and 6 Playback Mode
remove the [ ] icon.
You can also access the [Flash Control] screen (=32) as
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follows.
-- Press and hold the [ ] button for at least one second. 3 Compose the shot and shoot.
-- When the flash is up, press the [ ] button and immediately 8 Set-Up Menu
press the [ ] button. FE: Flash Exposure
While in FE lock, a circle in the center of the screen shows the 9 Accessories
current metering range.

You can also access the [Flash Control] screen (=32) by


If standard exposure is not achieved even after the flash fires in 10 Appendix
step 2, [ ] flashes. Follow step 2 while the subject is within flash
pressing the [ ] button and touching [ ].
range. Index

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Changing the Flash Timing Resetting Flash Settings Before Use

Still Images Movies Still Images Movies Basic Guide

Change the timing of the flash and shutter release as follows. You can reset the [Built-in flash settings] to their defaults.
Advanced Guide
Press the [ ] button, choose [Flash Press the [ ] button, choose [Flash
Control] on the [ 3] tab, and select Control] on the [ 3] tab, and select
[Built-in flash settings]. [Clear settings]. 1 Camera Basics

Choose [Shutter Sync.], and then choose


the desired option (=32).
Choose [Clear built-in flash set.] and
press the [ ] button. On the next screen, 2 Auto Mode /
Hybrid Auto Mode
press the [ ][ ] buttons or turn the [ ]
dial to choose [OK], and then press the 3 Other Shooting Modes
1st curtain The flash fires immediately after the shutter opens.
[ ] button.
2nd curtain
The flash fires immediately before the shutter 4 P Mode
closes.
5 Tv, Av, and M Mode
M, and C Modes

If the shutter speed is set to 1/100 or faster, the flash fires on [1st
curtain], even if [2nd curtain] is selected.
6 Playback Mode

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Changing the Flash Metering Mode
8 Set-Up Menu
Still Images Movies
When shooting with the flash, [Evaluative] is used for a standard flash 9 Accessories

exposure. This metering method can be changed to average flash


metering mode across the overall flash region, such as when using an 10 Appendix
externally metered flash.
Index
Press the [ ] button, choose [Flash
Control] on the [ 3] tab, select [E-TTL II
meter.], and then select [Average].

When using [Average], adjust your flash metering compensation


for the scene to be shot.

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Other Settings Lenses with built-in image stabilization have IS in their names.
Before Use

IS stands for Image Stabilizer.


Basic Guide

Changing the IS Mode Settings Shooting Movies with Subjects at the Same Size Advanced Guide

Shown before Shooting


Still Images Movies 1 Camera Basics

If you have an EF-M lens with an image stabilization function, image Still Images Movies
stabilization can be adjusted in the menu. Normally, once movie recording begins, the image display area changes 2 Auto Mode /
Hybrid Auto Mode
and subjects are enlarged to allow for correction of significant camera
1 Access the setting screen. shake. To shoot subjects at the same size shown before shooting, you can 3 Other Shooting Modes

Press the [ ] button, choose [IS choose not to reduce significant camera shake.
Settings] on the [ 2] tab, and then press Follow the steps in Changing the IS 4 P Mode
the [ ] button (=32). Mode Settings (=78) to access the
[IS Settings] screen. 5 Tv, Av, and M Mode
M, and C Modes
Choose [Dynamic IS], and then choose

2 Configure the setting.


[2] (=32). 6 Playback Mode

Choose [IS Mode], and then choose the 7 Wi-Fi Functions


desired option (=32). [Dynamic IS] is displayed only when using a lens that supports
If using a lens with built-in image stabilization, the dynamic image stabilization. 8 Set-Up Menu
On camera compensates for camera movement and
hand shaking to stabilize the image when shooting. 9 Accessories
Off Deactivates image stabilization. You can also set [IS Mode] to [Off], so that subjects are recorded
at the same size shown before shooting. 10 Appendix

If image stabilization cannot prevent camera shake, mount the Index


camera on a tripod or take other measures to hold it still. In this
case, set [IS Mode] to [Off].
[IS Mode] is not displayed when a non-EF-M lens is attached. Use
the image stabilization switch on the lens instead (=22).
Do not use image stabilization for bulb exposures. Doing so may
lead to incorrect image stabilization behavior.

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Lens Peripheral Illumination/Chromatic Peripheral illumination correction and chromatic aberration
Before Use

Aberration Correction correction cannot be applied to JPEG images already taken.


When using a non-Canon lens, setting the corrections to [Disable] Basic Guide
Still Images Movies is recommended, even if [Correction data available] is displayed.
RAW images can be corrected with the Digital Photo Professional Advanced Guide
The unique properties of a lens may cause vignetting or color bleeding
software (=158).
around the contours of the subject. These phenomena can be corrected.
The camera comes with around 35 lenses worth of peripheral illumination/
Setting [Peripheral illumin.] to [Enable] may cause noise in the
image periphery, depending on shooting conditions.
1 Camera Basics
chromatic aberration correction data. Use the EOS Utility software to view
the lens settings available; if your camera has no data for your lens, you
The effects of chromatic aberration correction cannot be
viewed on RAW images with the camera. Use the Digital Photo
2 Auto Mode /
Hybrid Auto Mode
can add it to the camera. For details, refer to the EOS Utility instruction
Professional software (=158) to view the correction instead.
manual (=158). 3 Other Shooting Modes
* There is no need to add data for EF-M lenses.

1 Select [Lens aberration correction]. 4 P Mode


Your settings will be retained even after changing lenses, but no
Press the [ ] button and choose correction will take place if no correction data has been added for
the new lens. If [Correction data not available] is displayed in step
5 Tv, Av, and M Mode
M, and C Modes
[Lens aberration correction] on the [ 2]
tab, and choose the option (=32). 2, use the EOS Utility software (=158) to add lens correction
data to the camera.
6 Playback Mode

2 Check if correction data is available. If the effect of the correction is not visible, magnify the image and
7 Wi-Fi Functions
check it again.
Confirm that [Correction data available] is
The corrections are also applied when an Extender or Life-size
displayed for the attached lens.
Converter is attached. 8 Set-Up Menu

3 Select the desired setting. If the lens does not have distance information, the correction
amount will be lower. 9 Accessories
Select the desired option and press the The correction amount applied with [Peripheral illumin.] will be
[ ] button to set (=31). slightly lower than the maximum correction amount that can be
set with the Digital Photo Professional software.
10 Appendix

The higher the ISO speed, the lower the peripheral illumination Index
correction value will be.

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Changing the Noise Reduction Level Unexpected results may occur if there is significant misalignment
Before Use

in the image due to camera shake. Securing the camera with a


Still Images Movies Basic Guide
tripod or other means is recommended.
You can choose from 3 levels of noise reduction: [Standard], [High], [Low]. If you shoot a moving subject, the subjects movement may leave
afterimages or the surrounding area of the subject may become Advanced Guide
This is particularly effective when shooting at high ISO speeds.
dark.
Press the [ ] button, choose [High
ISO speed NR] on the [ 4] tab, and
Depending on shooting conditions, noise may appear on the 1 Camera Basics
image periphery.
then choose the desired option (=32).
This cannot be used with AEB, [Long exp. noise reduction], during
RAW image shooting, or bulb shooting. If any of these is already
2 Auto Mode /
Hybrid Auto Mode

in use, [Multi Shot Noise Reduction] will not be available.


Flash shooting is not possible.
3 Other Shooting Modes

Recording the image to the card will take longer than with normal
Using Multi Shot Noise Reduction shooting. You cannot take another picture until processing is 4 P Mode

completed.
The camera can automatically shoot four pictures in a single shot and 5 Tv, Av, and M Mode
M, and C Modes
combine the images to provide high-quality noise reduction, better than
the [High] selection for [High ISO speed NR]. 6 Playback Mode

1 Choose [ ]. 7 Wi-Fi Functions


Follow the steps in Changing Noise
Reduction Level to select [ ]. 8 Set-Up Menu

2 Shoot. 9 Accessories
Press the shutter button all the way
down. The camera will take four pictures 10 Appendix
and combine them, so keep your hands
steady while shooting. Index

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Reducing Noise at Slow Shutter Speeds Before Use

Still Images Movies Basic Guide

The camera can reduce the noise that occurs during long exposures at
Advanced Guide
shutter speeds of 1 second or slower.
Press the [ ] button, choose [Long
exp. noise reduction] on the [ 4] tab, 1 Camera Basics

and then choose the desired option


(=32). 2 Auto Mode /
Hybrid Auto Mode

3 Other Shooting Modes

4 P Mode

OFF (Disable) Do not perform noise reduction during long exposures.


5 Tv, Av, and M Mode
M, and C Modes

Perform noise reduction when noise is detected that is


AUTO (Auto) specific to long exposures at shutter speeds of 1 second 6 Playback Mode

or slower.
Always perform noise reduction at shutter speeds of 1 7 Wi-Fi Functions
ON (Enable)
second or slower.
8 Set-Up Menu

There may be a delay before you can shoot again, as the camera 9 Accessories
processes images to reduce noise.
Shooting pictures at a speed of ISO1600 or higher with this option 10 Appendix
set to [ON] may result in grainier images than setting the option to
[OFF] or [AUTO]. Index

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5
Specific Shutter Speeds ([Tv] Before Use

Mode) Basic Guide

Still Images Movies


Advanced Guide

Set your preferred shutter speed before shooting as follows. The camera
automatically adjusts the aperture value to suit your shutter speed. 1 Camera Basics

Tv, Av, M, and C Modes For details on available shutter speeds, see Shutter (=192).
2 Auto Mode /
Hybrid Auto Mode
Take smarter, more sophisticated shots, and customize the camera for 1 Enter [ ] mode.
your shooting style Set the mode dial to [ ]. 3 Other Shooting Modes

2 Set the shutter speed. 4 P Mode

Turn the [ ] dial to set the shutter


speed. 5 Tv, Av, and M Mode
M, and C Modes

If [Long exp. noise reduction] is set to [ON] or [AUTO] and


6 Playback Mode

Instructions in this chapter apply to the camera as set to the respective


mode.
shooting is performed with a shutter speed of 1 second or slower,
there may be a delay before taking the next picture due to post- 7 Wi-Fi Functions

shot noise reduction processing.


When shooting at slow shutter speeds on a tripod, you should 8 Set-Up Menu
turn off image stabilization (=78).
Maximum shutter speed with the flash is 1/200 second. If you 9 Accessories
specify a faster speed, the camera will automatically reset the
speed to 1/200 second before shooting. 10 Appendix
Orange display of aperture values when you press the shutter
button halfway indicates that the settings deviate from standard Index
exposure. Adjust the shutter speed until the aperture value is
displayed in white, or use safety shift (=88).

[ ]: Time value

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Specific Aperture Values ([Av] Depth-of-Field Preview Before Use

Mode) The aperture is open when not shooting with the camera. Its size changes Basic Guide
only at the instant a picture is taken. As a result, the depth of field may
look narrower (shallower) when viewed in the monitor. Add [ ] (Depth-of- Advanced Guide
Still Images Movies
field preview) to the buttons (=89) and press the assigned button to
Set your preferred aperture value before shooting as follows. The camera
automatically adjusts the shutter speed to suit your aperture value.
preview the depth of field. 1 Camera Basics

Aperture values allowed differ depending on the lens.


2 Auto Mode /
Hybrid Auto Mode
1 Enter [ ] mode.
Set the mode dial to [ ]. 3 Other Shooting Modes

4 P Mode

5 Tv, Av, and M Mode


M, and C Modes

2 Set the aperture value. 6 Playback Mode

Turn the [ ] dial to set the aperture


value. 7 Wi-Fi Functions

Orange display of shutter speeds when you press the shutter 8 Set-Up Menu

button halfway indicates that the settings deviate from standard


exposure. Adjust the aperture value until the shutter speed is 9 Accessories
displayed in white, or use safety shift (=88).
Maximum shutter speed with the flash is 1/200 sec. When 10 Appendix
shooting with the flash, the camera may automatically change the
defined aperture value to ensure the shutter speed is not faster Index
than 1/200 sec.

[ ]: Aperture value (size of the opening made by the


diaphragm in the lens)

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Specific Shutter Speeds and After you set the shutter speed and aperture value, the exposure
Before Use

level may change if you adjust the zoom or recompose the shot.
Aperture Values ([M] Mode) When the ISO speed is locked, screen brightness may change
Basic Guide

depending on your specified shutter speed or aperture value.


However, screen brightness remains the same when the flash is Advanced Guide
Still Images Movies
up and the mode is set to [ ].
Follow these steps before shooting to set your preferred shutter speed
and aperture value to obtain the desired exposure.
If ISO speed is set to [AUTO], the ISO speed setting changes to 1 Camera Basics
suit the shutter speed and aperture in order to obtain a standard
For details on available shutter speeds, see Shutter (=192). Aperture
values allowed will differ depending on the lens.
exposure. As a result, you may not obtain the desired exposure
effect.
2 Auto Mode /
Hybrid Auto Mode

1 Enter [ ] mode.
The Auto Lighting Optimizer (=64) may change the image
brightness. Press the [ ] button in the Auto Lighting
3 Other Shooting Modes

Set the mode dial to [ ]. Optimizer settings screen and add a [ ] to the [Disable during
man expo] option to keep the Auto Lighting Optimizer in [ ] 4 P Mode

2 Configure the setting. mode fixed to [Disable].


Turn the [ ] dial to set the shutter 5 Tv, Av, and M Mode
M, and C Modes

speed (1).
Press the [ ] button to choose aperture [ ]: Manual
6 Playback Mode

value (2) or ISO speed (3), and turn the Calculation of standard exposure is based on the specified
[ ] dial to specify a value. metering method (=62). 7 Wi-Fi Functions

You can customize camera operation so that turning the [ ] dial


If the ISO speed is locked, an exposure
level mark (5) based on your specified adjusts the shutter speed and turning the [ ] dial adjusts the 8 Set-Up Menu
aperture value (=89).
value is shown on the exposure level
indicator for comparison to the standard The following actions are available when the ISO speed is set to 9 Accessories
[AUTO].
exposure level (4). If deviation from the
standard exposure level exceeds two -- Use the exposure compensation dial to adjust the exposure.
-- Press the [ ] button to lock the ISO speed and adjust the
10 Appendix
stops, the exposure level indicator turns
screen brightness.
into a [ ] or [ ]. Index
If ISO speed is set to [AUTO], pressing
the shutter button halfway will lock the
ISO speed and change the screen
brightness. If standard exposure cannot
be obtained with the defined shutter
speed and aperture value, the ISO speed
is displayed in orange.

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Long (Bulb) Exposures Adjusting the Flash Output Before Use

Basic Guide
A bulb exposure keeps the shutter open for as long as you hold down the Still Images Movies
shutter button. Choose from the three flash levels in [ ], [ ] and [ ] modes. Advanced Guide

1 Activate bulb shooting. 1 Set the flash mode to [Manual flash]. 1 Camera Basics
Follow steps 1 2 in Specific Shutter Press the [ ] button and select
Speeds and Aperture Values ([M] Mode)
(=84) and set the shutter speed to
[Flash Control] on the [ 3] tab. Choose 2 Auto Mode /
Hybrid Auto Mode
[Built-in flash settings] and set the [Flash
[BULB]. Mode] to [Manual flash] (=32). 3 Other Shooting Modes

2 Shoot. 2 Configure the settings.


The exposure lasts as long as the shutter
4 P Mode
Raise the flash, press the [ ] button and
button is pressed. The elapsed exposure
time will be displayed on the LCD monitor
immediately turn the [ ] dial to choose
the flash level, and then press the [ ]
5 Tv, Av, and M Mode
M, and C Modes

during exposure. button.


Once the setting is complete, the flash
6 Playback Mode

Mount the camera on a tripod or take other measures to keep it


still and prevent camera shake. Additionally, you should turn off
output level is displayed.
[ ]: Minimum, [ ]: Medium, [ ]:
7 Wi-Fi Functions

image stabilization when using a tripod or other means to secure Maximum


the camera (=78). 8 Set-Up Menu

Since bulb exposures produce more noise than usual, the image
may look grainy. There is a way to reduce noise in long exposures
Flash levels can also be configured by going to the menu
(=32), choosing the [ 3] tab, selecting [Built-in flash
9 Accessories
when [Long exp. noise reduction] is set to [AUTO] or [ON]
(=80).
settings] in the [Flash Control] option, and choosing [
output].
flash
10 Appendix

You can also access the [Flash Control] screen (=32) as


Index
follows.
You can also use a Remote Controller (sold separately) for bulb -- Press and hold the [ ] button for at least one second.
exposures (=152). -- When the flash is up, press the [ ] button and immediately
press the [ ] button.

If the [Touch Shutter] is set to [Enable], touching the screen will


begin the exposure. Touch the screen again to end the exposure. You can also access the [Flash Control] screen (=32) by
Be careful not to shake the camera when tapping the screen. pressing the [ ] button and touching [ ].

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Specific Shutter Speeds and If the ISO speed is locked, an exposure level mark based on
Before Use

your specified value is shown on the exposure level indicator for


Aperture Values comparison to the standard exposure level. If deviation from the
Basic Guide

standard exposure level exceeds two stops, the exposure level


indicator turns into a [ ] or [ ]. Advanced Guide
Still Images Movies
If the ISO speed is set to [AUTO], you can press the shutter
Follow these steps to set your preferred shutter speed, aperture value
and ISO speed. For details on available shutter speeds, see Shutter
button halfway to view the current ISO speed. If standard 1 Camera Basics
exposure cannot be obtained with the defined shutter speed
(=192). Aperture values allowed differ depending on the lens. and aperture value, the exposure level mark moves to show the
2 Auto Mode /
Hybrid Auto Mode
1 Enter [ ] mode.
deviation. The exposure level mark turns into a [ ] or [ ] when

Set the mode dial to [ ].


deviation from the standard exposure level exceeds two stops.
The ISO speed allowed will differ depending on the image quality.
3 Other Shooting Modes

ISO 100 ISO 3200 with [ ], [ ] or [ ],


Press the [ ] button, choose [ ] in the
menu, and then choose [ ] (=31). ISO 100 ISO 6400 with [ ], [ ], [ ] or 4 P Mode

[ ].
2 Configure the settings. 5 Tv, Av, and M Mode
M, and C Modes

Turn the [
speed.
] dial to set the shutter
6 Playback Mode

To set the aperture value and ISO speed,


press [ ], choose the desired option, and
7 Wi-Fi Functions

Touch an option on the bottom of the screen and then touch


then turn the [ ] dial to adjust the setting.
[ ][ ] to adjust its settings. 8 Set-Up Menu
Touch [ ] to lock the focus position. [ ] will be shown on the
You may see image flicker while shooting under fluorescent or
LED lighting, depending on the shutter speed.
screen. 9 Accessories

With a large aperture value, it may take longer to achieve focus,


or correct focus may not be achieved.
10 Appendix

Index

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Customizing Displayed Data
Customizing Controls and Before Use

Display Follow steps 1 2 in Customizing


Display Information (=87) to select
Basic Guide

[Custom display 1] or [Custom display 2] Advanced Guide


and then press the [ ] button.
Customizing Display Information Press the [ ][ ] buttons or turn the [ ]
dial to choose the information to display
1 Camera Basics

and then press the [ ] button to add a


You can define which screens are shown when the [ ] button
is pressed in the shooting screen. You can also customize the data [ ]. 2 Auto Mode /
Hybrid Auto Mode

displayed by the screens. Press the [ ] button to return to the


[Display switching] screen and check the
3 Other Shooting Modes

1 Access the setting screen. resulting display.


4 P Mode
Choose the [ 1] tab, select [Shooting
information display], and then choose
[Display switching] and press the [ ]
Go to [Shooting information display] on the [ 1] tab and choose
[Grid display] to change to a finer grid.
5 Tv, Av, and M Mode
M, and C Modes

button (=31).
6
Go to [Shooting information display] on the [ 1] tab and choose
Playback Mode
[Histogram] to change the displayed histogram from a brightness
2 Configure the settings. histogram to an RGB histogram.
Press the [ ][ ] buttons or turn the [ ] 7 Wi-Fi Functions

dial to choose the screens you do not


want displayed and then press the [ ] 8 Set-Up Menu

button to remove the [ ]. Press the [ ]


button again to add a [ ]. 9 Accessories

To return to the menu screen, press the


[ ] button. 10 Appendix

Index
Use the display sample on the left side of the screen to see what
your selected effect in step 2 will look like.
You cannot remove all [ ] or add a [ ] only to [INFO. Quick
Control].

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Setting Up Advanced Camera Functions Function
Function Description
Before Use
type
When set to [1:On], ISO speed Basic Guide
The [ 1] tab of the menu (=32) lets you customize various camera
functions to suit your picture-taking preferences. Frequently used [H] is available for selection. In
functions can also be added to the front dial, control dial, and buttons. ISO 25600-equivalent [ ] mode, Advanced Guide
ISO expansion [H] is equivalent to ISO 6400
1 Select a function type. ([ ], [ ] or [ ])
1 Camera Basics
or ISO 12800 ([ ], [ ]
Press the [ ] button and choose
[ ] or [ ]).
the [ 1] tab (=32).
Exposure When set to [1:On], if standard
2 Auto Mode /
Hybrid Auto Mode
Press the [ ][ ] buttons or turn the
[ ] dial to choose the function type
exposure cannot be obtained with
the defined shutter speed and 3 Other Shooting Modes
(Exposure, AF, Other), and then press the aperture value in [ ] or [ ]
[ ] button. Safety shift
mode, the camera automatically 4 P Mode

2 Select the desired function. changes the shutter speed and


aperture value in order to get 5 Tv, Av, and M Mode
M, and C Modes
If you selected Exposure or Others, press closer to the standard exposure.
the [ ][ ] buttons or turn the [ ][ ]
dials to select a function and then press Autofocus
AF-assist beam When set to [1:Disable], the AF- 6 Playback Mode
(LED) firing assist beam will not fire.
the [ ] button.
Add frequently used functions 7 Wi-Fi Functions
Custom Controls to the front dial, control dial, and
3 Choose an option. buttons (=89). 8 Set-Up Menu
Press the [ ][ ] buttons or turn the [ ] When set to [1:Enable], you can
dial to choose an option.
Release shutter
press the shutter button all the 9 Accessories

Press the [ ] button to return to the Others way or press the movie button to
w/o lens
menu screen. record images, even if there is no 10 Appendix
lens attached to the camera.
Define whether to automatically Index
Retract lens on
retract the lens when the camera
power off
is turned off.

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If adding a function to the [ ] button, Before Use
Choose [Clear All Custom Func. (C.Fn)] in step 1 and press the
[ ] ([ ] button), or movie button, press
[ ] button to remove all the changed functions on the [ 1] tab
the [ ][ ][ ][ ] buttons or turn the Basic Guide
and restore it to default.
[ ][ ] dials to select the function.
Even with [ISO expansion] set to [1:On], [H] cannot be selected if
[Highlight tone priority] is set to [D+] (=64). Press the [ ] button to return to the Advanced Guide
Safety shift is disabled when the flash fires. previous menu screen.
The AF-assist beam is light from the lamp (front) that turns on
when the shutter button is pressed halfway in dark areas to help
Set to [AE/AF, no AE lock], and you can
press the [ ] button to focus. In this case,
1 Camera Basics
Shutter button / [ ]
with focusing.
[Retract lens on power off] is supported by the following lens.
button
AE lock is not applied when the [ ] button is
pressed. Using the touch shutter, the camera
2 Auto Mode /
Hybrid Auto Mode
takes a picture without focusing.
3
-- EF 40mm f/2.8 STM
Other Shooting Modes
-- EF-S 24mm f/2.8 STM Set to [Av/Tv], and you can use the [ ]
[ ]/[ ] dials dial to adjust the aperture value and the [ ]
dial to adjust the shutter speed in [ ] mode. 4 P Mode

Adding Functions to Buttons and Dials


[ ] button
Pressing the button will trigger the assigned
5 Tv, Av, and M Mode
M, and C Modes
You can change the function of the shutter / [ ] button or [ ]/[ ] [ ] ([ ] button) action.
dial, as well as add frequently used functions to the [ ], [ ] ([ ]), and
Movie button 6 Playback Mode
movie buttons.

1 Access the function assignment 7 Wi-Fi Functions

screen.
8 Set-Up Menu
Follow steps 1 2 in Setting Up
Advanced Camera Functions (=88)
and choose [Custom Controls] from
9 Accessories

[Other].
10 Appendix

2 Assign functions to controls. Index


Press the [ ][ ][ ][ ] buttons or turn
the [ ][ ] dials to select the dial or
button to assign a function to, and then
press the [ ] button.
If changing the function of the shutter /
[ ] button or [ ] / [ ] dial, press the
[ ][ ] buttons or turn the [ ] dial to
select the function.

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To restore the [ ] button, [ ]([ ]) button, and movie button Saving Shooting Settings ([C] Mode) Before Use

to their defaults, choose [ ], [ ] and [ ] respectively.


If you dont want to add functions to the [ ] button, Still Images Movies Basic Guide
[ ]([ ]) button, and movie button, choose [ ], [ ] and [ ] Save commonly used shooting modes and your configured function
respectively. Advanced Guide
settings for reuse. To access saved settings later, simply turn the mode
Icons labeled with [ ] in the [ ] button, [ ]([ ]) button and dial to [ ]. Even settings that are usually cleared when you switch
movie button assignment screen indicate that the function is not
available in the current shooting mode or under current function
shooting modes or turn the camera off (such as self-timer settings) can be 1 Camera Basics
retained this way.
conditions.
Assign [ ] to a button, and every time the button is pressed, the Settings that can be saved
2 Auto Mode /
Hybrid Auto Mode

3
camera will switch between saving or not saving simultaneous
Other Shooting Modes
RAW images.
Shooting modes ([ ], [ ], [ ], and [ ])
Assign [ ] to a button, and the camera will use the defined
aperture value while the button is pressed, letting you preview the Items set in [ ], [ ], [ ], and [ ] modes (=61 =84) 4 P Mode
depth of field. Shooting menu settings
Assign [ ] to a button, and the screen display will disappear
My Menu settings (=91) 5 Tv, Av, and M Mode
M, and C Modes
when the button is pressed. Perform one of the following actions
to restore the display.
-- Press a button other than the power button
1 Enter a shooting mode with settings 6 Playback Mode
you want to save, and change the
-- Turn the exposure compensation dial, mode dial, or [
dials
][ ]
settings as desired. 7 Wi-Fi Functions

-- Change the cameras vertical/horizontal orientation


-- Open or close the flash 2 Access the Register Settings 8 Set-Up Menu

-- Open the LCD monitor and rotate it upward all the way, or close screen.
the LCD monitor when rotated upward all the way Press the [ ] button, choose 9 Accessories

[Custom shooting mode (C)] on the [ 4]


tab, and then press the [ ] button. 10 Appendix

Index

3 Register.
Press the [ ][ ] buttons or turn the [ ]
dial to choose [Register settings], and
then press the [ ] button.
A confirmation screen will appear. Press
the [ ][ ] buttons or turn the [ ] dial
to select [OK], and then press the [ ]
button.

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To edit saved settings (except their shooting mode), choose [ ],
Saving Commonly Used Shooting Menu Items Before Use

change the settings, and then repeat steps 2 3. These setting (My Menu)
Basic Guide
details are not applied in other shooting modes.
Still Images Movies
Advanced Guide
You can save up to six commonly used shooting menu items on the
[ 1] tab. By customizing the [ 1] tab, you can access to these items
To reset saved settings to their defaults, choose [Clear settings]
in step 2, press the [ ] button, and then choose [OK] and press quickly from a single screen. 1 Camera Basics

the [ ] button.
1 Access the setting screen. 2 Auto Mode /
Hybrid Auto Mode
Press the [ ] button, choose [My
Menu settings] on the [ 1] tab, and then 3 Other Shooting Modes
press the [ ] button (=32).
4 P Mode

2 Configure the setting. 5 Tv, Av, and M Mode


M, and C Modes

Press the [ ][ ] buttons or turn the [ ]


dial to choose [Select items], and then
6 Playback Mode

press the [ ] button.


Press the [ ][ ] buttons or turn the [ ]
7 Wi-Fi Functions

dial to choose a menu item to save (max.


six items) and then press the [ ] button 8 Set-Up Menu

to save it.
[ ] is displayed.
9 Accessories

To cancel saving, press the [


[ ] is no longer displayed.
] button. 10 Appendix

Press the [ ] button. Index

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3 Rearrange menu items as needed. Before Use
Press the [ ][ ] buttons or turn the [ ]
dial to choose [Sort], and then press the Basic Guide
[ ] button.
Choose a menu item to move (either Advanced Guide
press the [ ][ ] buttons or turn the [ ]
dial), and then press the [ ] button. 1 Camera Basics
Press the [ ][ ] buttons or turn the [ ]
dial to change the order, and then press 2 Auto Mode /
Hybrid Auto Mode
the [ ] button.
Press the [ ] button. 3 Other Shooting Modes

Grayed-out items in step 2 can also be specified, but they may 4 P Mode

not be available in some shooting modes.


5 Tv, Av, and M Mode
M, and C Modes

To make My Menu immediately accessible by pressing the


6 Playback Mode

[ ] button in Shooting mode, choose [Set default view] to


choose [Yes]. 7 Wi-Fi Functions

8 Set-Up Menu

On the [Select items] screen for saving or clearing items, you can
also touch items to select them.
9 Accessories

On the [Sort] screen, you can also drag items to change the
display order. 10 Appendix

Index

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6
Viewing Before Use

Basic Guide
Still Images Movies
After shooting images or movies, you can view them on the screen as Advanced Guide
follows.

1 Enter Playback mode. 1 Camera Basics

Playback Mode Press the [ ] button. 2 Auto Mode /


Hybrid Auto Mode
Have fun reviewing your shots, and browse or edit them in many ways Your last shot is displayed.

To prepare the camera for these operations, press the [ ] button to


3 Other Shooting Modes

enter Playback mode. 2 Choose images. 4 P Mode


To view the previous image, press
It may not be possible to play back or edit images that were
renamed or already edited on a computer, or images from other
the [ ] button or turn the [ ] dial
counterclockwise. To view the next
5 Tv, Av, and M Mode
M, and C Modes

cameras. image, press the [ ] button or turn the


[ ] dial clockwise. 6 Playback Mode

Press and hold the [ ][ ] buttons to


browse through images quickly.
7 Wi-Fi Functions

8 Set-Up Menu

To access this screen (Scroll Display


9 Accessories

mode), turn the [ ] dial rapidly. In this


mode, press the [ ][ ] buttons or turn the 10 Appendix

[ ] dial to browse through images.


Index
To return to single-image display, press
the [ ] button.
To browse images grouped by shooting
date, press the [ ][ ] buttons in Scroll
Display mode.
Movies are identified by a [ ] icon.
To play movies, go to step 3.

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3 Play movies. Touch-Screen Operations Before Use
To start playback, press the [ ] button,
press the [ ][ ] buttons to choose [ ], Basic Guide
and then press the [ ] button again. To view the next image, drag right to
left across the screen, and to view the
Advanced Guide
previous image, drag left to right.

4 Adjust the volume. 1 Camera Basics


Press the [ ][ ] buttons to adjust the
volume. 2 Auto Mode /
Hybrid Auto Mode
To adjust the volume when the volume To access Scroll Display mode, quickly
indicator (1) is no longer displayed, press drag left or right repeatedly. 3 Other Shooting Modes
the [ ][ ] buttons. You can also choose images in Scroll
Display mode by dragging left or right. 4 P Mode
5 Pause playback. Touching the central image will restore
To pause or resume playback, press the single-image display. 5 Tv, Av, and M Mode
M, and C Modes
[ ] button.
After the movie is finished, [ ] is
To browse images grouped by shooting
date in Scroll Display mode, drag up or
6 Playback Mode
displayed. down.
To start movie playback, touch [ ] in step
7 Wi-Fi Functions

To switch to Shooting mode from Playback mode, press the 3 of Viewing (=94).
shutter button halfway.
To adjust the volume during movie
8 Set-Up Menu
To deactivate Scroll Display, choose MENU (=32), > [ 3]
tab > [Scroll Display] > [Off].
playback, quickly drag up or down across
the screen.
9 Accessories
To have the most recent shot displayed when you enter Playback
mode, choose MENU (=32), > [ 3] tab, > [Resume] > [Last 10 Appendix
shot].
To change the transition shown between images, access MENU Index
(=32), and choose your desired effect on the [ 3] tab >
[Transition Effect].

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To stop movie playback, touch the Switching Display Modes Before Use
screen. This screen is displayed, and the
camera is ready for your next operation. Press the [ ] button in playback mode to switch between no Basic Guide
-- Touch [ ] to display the volume panel, information display, information display 1 (basic info), and information
and then touch [ ][ ] to adjust the display 2 (details). Advanced Guide
volume.
-- To switch frames, touch the scrollbar or
drag left or right.
Switching display modes is not possible while the camera is 1 Camera Basics
connected via Wi-Fi to devices other than printers.
-- To resume playback, touch [ ]. 2 Auto Mode /
Hybrid Auto Mode
-- Touch [ ] to return to the screen in
step 2 of Viewing (=93). Defining Displayed Shooting Data 3 Other Shooting Modes

You can set up the screens to display the information you want. For details
on the information displayed on each screen, see Playback (=175).
4 P Mode

1 Access the setting screen. 5 Tv, Av, and M Mode


M, and C Modes

Select [Playback information display] on


the [ 4] tab and press the [ ] button.
6 Playback Mode

7 Wi-Fi Functions

2 Select the information to display. 8 Set-Up Menu

Press the [ ][ ] buttons or turn the [ ] 9 Accessories


dial to choose the info you want displayed
and then press the [ ] button to add a
[ ].
10 Appendix

To return to the menu screen, press the Index


[ ] button.

Use the display sample on the left side of the screen to see what
your selected effect in step 2 will look like.
Place a [ ] on [Info display 2] to display settings info from [ ]
mode. When you press the [ ] button, you will see [ ]
settings, followed by [Info Display 2].

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Overexposure Warning (for Image Highlights) Viewing Short Movies Created When Shooting Before Use

Still Images Movies Still Images (Digest Movies)


Basic Guide
Washed-out highlights in the image flash on the screen in info displays 2
to 6 (=95). Still Images Movies
Advanced Guide
View digest movies recorded automatically in [ ] mode (=37) on a
Brightness Histogram day of still image shooting as follows.
1 Camera Basics
Still Images Movies 1 Choose an image.
The graph displayed on the top of Still images shot in [ ] mode are 2 Auto Mode /
Hybrid Auto Mode
information displays 2-6 is a histogram labeled with a [ ] icon.
that shows the distribution of brightness Choose a still image labeled with 3 Other Shooting Modes
in the image. The horizontal axis [ ] and press the [ ] button.
represents the degree of brightness, and 4 P Mode
the vertical axis, how much of the image
is at each level of brightness. Viewing the 2 Play the movie.
5 Tv, Av, and M Mode
M, and C Modes
histogram is a way to check exposure. Press the [ ] button, and then choose
[ ] in the menu (=31). 6 Playback Mode
RGB Histogram The movie recorded automatically on the

Still Images Movies


day of still image shooting is played back, 7 Wi-Fi Functions
from the beginning.
Information display 3 displays an RGB 8 Set-Up Menu
histogram that shows the distribution
of shades of red, green, and blue in an After a moment, [ ] will no longer be displayed when 9 Accessories
image. The horizontal axis represents R, you are using the camera with information display deactivated
G, or B brightness, and the vertical axis,
how much of the image is at that level
(=95). 10 Appendix

of brightness. Viewing this histogram Index


enables you to check image color
You can also play digest movies by touching [ ] on the
characteristics.
screen in step 1 and touching [ ] on the screen in step 2.

Choose info displays 2 6 from the [Playback information display]


screen on the [ 4] tab, press the [ ] button, press the
[ ][ ] buttons to choose [RGB], and then press the [ ] button.
The brightness histogram will then be displayed on the bottom of
info display 3.
The histogram can also be accessed while shooting (=174).

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Viewing by Date
Browsing and Filtering Images Before Use

Digest movies can be viewed by date.


Basic Guide

1 Choose a movie. Navigating through Images in an Index Advanced Guide


Press the [ ] button, choose [List/
Play Digest Movies] on the [ 1] tab, Still Images Movies 1 Camera Basics
and then choose a date (=32). By displaying multiple images in an index, you can quickly find the images
you are looking for. 2 Auto Mode /
Hybrid Auto Mode

2 Play the movie. 1 Display images in an index. 3 Other Shooting Modes


Press the [ ] button to start playback.
Press the [ ] button to display images
in an index. Press it again to increase the 4 P Mode
number of images shown.
To display fewer images, press the [ ] 5 Tv, Av, and M Mode
M, and C Modes
button. Fewer images are shown with
each press. 6 Playback Mode

2 Choose an image. 7 Wi-Fi Functions


Turn the [ ] dial to scroll through the
images. 8 Set-Up Menu
Press the [ ][ ][ ][ ] buttons to choose
an image. 9 Accessories
An orange frame is displayed around the
selected image. 10 Appendix

Press the [ ] button to view the selected


image in single-image display. Index

To deactivate the 3D display effect (shown if you hold down the


[ ][ ] buttons or turn the [ ] dial rapidly), choose MENU
(=32) > [ 3] tab > [Index Effect] > [Off].

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Touch-Screen Operations Finding Images Matching Specified Conditions Before Use

Pinch in to switch from single-image Still Images Movies Basic Guide


display to index display.
Find desired images quickly on a memory card full of images by filtering
To view more thumbnails per screen, Advanced Guide
image display according to your specified conditions. You can also protect
pinch in again. (=102) or delete (=105) these images all at once.
Drag up or down on the screen to scroll Rating Displays images with defined ratings (=108).
1 Camera Basics
through displayed images.
To view fewer thumbnails per screen,
Shot Date Displays the images shot on a specific date.
2 Auto Mode /
Hybrid Auto Mode
spread your fingers apart. People Displays images with detected faces.

Touch an image to choose it, and touch it Still image/ Displays still images, movies, or movies shot in 3 Other Shooting Modes

again to view it in single-image display. Movie [ ] mode (=37).


4 P Mode

1 Choose the first condition for image 5 Tv, Av, and M Mode
M, and C Modes
display or navigation.
Press the [ ] button, choose [ ] in the
menu, press the [ ] button, and then
6 Playback Mode

press the [ ][ ] buttons to choose a


condition.
7 Wi-Fi Functions

If you chose [ ], press the [ ][ ]


buttons or turn the [ ] dial to display the
8 Set-Up Menu

filtered images. To perform an action for


all of these images together, press the 9 Accessories

[ ] button and go to step 3.


10 Appendix

2 Choose the second condition and


check the images found. Index

If you selected [ ], [ ] or [ ] for your


first condition, press the [ ][ ] buttons to
select a second condition and then turn
the [ ] dial to view the images found.
To switch to filtered image display, press
the [ ] button and go to step 3.

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3 View the filtered images. Using the Front Dial to Jump between Images Before Use
Images matching your conditions are
displayed in yellow frames. To view only Basic Guide
Displays images with defined ratings
these images, press the [ ][ ] buttons or
(=108).
turn the [ ] dial. Advanced Guide
Jumps to the first image in each group of
To leave the filtered image display, press
images that were shot on the same date.
the [ ] button, select [ ] from the
Jumps by 10 images at a time.
1 Camera Basics
menu, and then press the [ ] button.
Jumps by 100 images at a time. 2 Auto Mode /
Hybrid Auto Mode
When the camera has found no corresponding images for some
conditions, those conditions will not be available.
1 Choose a condition. 3 Other Shooting Modes

Choose a condition (or jump method)


in single-image display by turning the 4 P Mode
To hide or view other information, press the [ ] button in [ ] dial and then pressing the [ ][ ]
step 2. buttons. 5 Tv, Av, and M Mode
M, and C Modes
Options for viewing the images found (in step 3) include
Navigating through Images in an Index (=97), Magnifying 6 Playback Mode
Images (=100), and Viewing Slideshows (=101). You can
also apply image operations to all images found, by choosing
[Protect All Images in Search] in Protecting Images (=102),
2 View images matching your 7 Wi-Fi Functions
specified condition, or jump by the
Erasing Multiple Images at Once (=105), Adding Images to
the Print List (DPOF) (=164), or [Select All Images in Search]
specified amount. 8 Set-Up Menu

in Adding Images to a Photobook (=166). Turn the [ ] dial to view only images
If you edit images and save them as new images (=109 matching the condition or jump by the 9 Accessories
=112), a message is displayed, and the images that were specified number of images forward or
found are no longer shown. back. 10 Appendix
Press the [ ] button and select [Image Search] on the
[ 1] tab for the same function. Index
[ ], [ ], [ ], [ ], and [ ] are displayed when there are
images for each corresponding rating. [ ] and [ ] are displayed
whenever there are any images with ratings applied to them.
You can also choose conditions by touching the screens in steps [ ] allows you to jump to the Favorites screen with all ratings
1 and 2. displayed.
Turning the [ ] dial when browsing images in index display
will jump to the previous or next image according to the jump
method chosen in single-image display. However, if you have
chosen [ ] or [ ], the jump method will be switched to [ ].

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Touch-Screen Operations
Image Viewing Options Before Use

You can also jump to the previous or next Basic Guide


image according to your jump method
chosen in step 1 of Using the Front Dial
Magnifying Images Advanced Guide
to Jump between Images (=99) by
dragging left or right with two fingers.
Still Images Movies 1 Camera Basics

1 Magnify an image. 2 Auto Mode /


Hybrid Auto Mode
Pressing the [ ] button will zoom in and
magnify the image. You can magnify 3 Other Shooting Modes

images up to about 10x by continuing to


hold the button down. 4 P Mode

The approximate position of the displayed


area (1) is shown for reference. 5 Tv, Av, and M Mode
M, and C Modes

To zoom out, press the [ ] button. You


can return to single-image display by 6 Playback Mode

continuing to hold it.


7 Wi-Fi Functions
2 Move the display position and
switch images as needed. 8 Set-Up Menu

To move the display position, press


the [ ][ ][ ][ ] buttons. Press [ ] to 9 Accessories

move to the focus frame area used when


shooting. 10 Appendix

To switch to other images while zoomed,


Index
turn the [ ] dial.

You can return to single-image display from magnified display by


pressing the [ ] button.
Go to [Magnify (approx.)] on the [ 4] tab of the menu to define
the magnification used when pressing the [ ] button during
single-image display. If set to [Reuse last magnification], the
display will be magnified to the level before the [ ] button
was pressed in the previous magnified image.

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Touch-Screen Operations Viewing Slideshows Before Use

Spread your fingers apart (pinch out) to Basic Guide


Still Images Movies
zoom in.
Automatically play back images from a memory card as follows.
You can magnify images up to about 10x Advanced Guide
by repeating this action. Press the [ ] button, and then
choose [Slideshow] on the [ 1] tab
To move the display position, drag across
(=32). 1 Camera Basics
the screen.
Pinch in to zoom out.
Press the [ ][ ] buttons or turn the [ ]
dial to choose [Start], and then press the 2 Auto Mode /
Hybrid Auto Mode
Touch [ ] to restore single-image [ ] button.
display. The slideshow will start after [Loading
3 Other Shooting Modes

image] is displayed for a few seconds.


Press the [ ] button to stop the
4 P Mode

slideshow.
5 Tv, Av, and M Mode
M, and C Modes

The cameras power-saving functions (=28) are deactivated


during slideshows.
6 Playback Mode

7 Wi-Fi Functions

To pause or resume slideshows, press the [ ] button. 8 Set-Up Menu


You can switch to other images during playback by pressing the
[ ][ ] buttons or turning the [ ] dial. For fast-forward or fast-
rewind, hold the [ ][ ] buttons down.
9 Accessories

Choose [Set up] and press the [ ] button to set up slideshows


to repeat, change the transitions between images, and adjust the
10 Appendix

display duration of each image (=32).


Index

You can also stop slideshows by touching the screen.

101
Protecting Images Using the Menu Before Use

Basic Guide
Still Images Movies
1 Access the setting screen.
Protect important images to prevent accidental erasure (=105). Advanced Guide
Press the [ ] button and choose
Press the [ ] button, select [Protect] on the [ 1] tab (=32).
[ ] from the menu, and then use the 1 Camera Basics
[ ][ ] buttons or turn the [ ] dial to
select [ ]. This will display the [ ] 2 Auto Mode /
Hybrid Auto Mode
icon.
Press the [ ] button again to remove the
2 Choose a selection method. 3 Other Shooting Modes
[ ] icon and unprotect the image. Choose an option as desired (=32).
To return to the menu screen, press the
[ ] button.
4 P Mode
Protected images on a memory card will be erased if you format
the card (=138). 5 Tv, Av, and M Mode
M, and C Modes

6 Playback Mode

Protected images cannot be erased using the cameras erasure


function. To erase them this way, first cancel protection. 7 Wi-Fi Functions

8 Set-Up Menu

9 Accessories

10 Appendix

Index

102
Choosing Images Individually Selecting a Range Before Use

1 Choose [Select]. 1 Choose [Select Range]. Basic Guide

Following step 2 in Using the Menu Following step 2 in Using the Menu Advanced Guide
(=102), choose [Select] and press the (=102), choose [Select Range] and
[ ] button. press the [ ] button.
1 Camera Basics

2 Choose an image. 2 Choose a starting image.


Press the [ ][ ] buttons or turn the [ ] Press the [ ] button.
2 Auto Mode /
Hybrid Auto Mode
dial to choose an image, and then press
the [ ] button. [ ] is displayed. 3 Other Shooting Modes

To cancel selection, press the [ ] button


again. [ ] is no longer displayed. 4 P Mode

Press the [ ][ ] buttons or turn the [ ]


Repeat this process to specify other
images. dial to choose an image, and then press 5 Tv, Av, and M Mode
M, and C Modes

the [ ] button.
3 Protect the image. 6 Playback Mode

Press the [ ] button. A confirmation


message is displayed.
7 Wi-Fi Functions

Press the [ ][ ] buttons or turn the [ ]


dial to choose [OK], and then press the
8 Set-Up Menu

[ ] button.
9 Accessories

Images will not be protected if you switch to Shooting mode or


10 Appendix

turn the camera off before finishing the setup process in step 3.
Index

You can also select or clear images by touching the screen in


step 2, and you can access the confirmation screen by touching
[ ].
You can also protect images by touching [OK] on the screen in
step 3.

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3 Choose an ending image. Protecting All Images at Once Before Use
Press the [ ] button to choose [Last
image], and then press the [ ] button.
1 Choose [Protect All Images]. Basic Guide

Following step 2 in Using the Menu Advanced Guide


(=102), choose [Protect All Images]
and press the [ ] button.
Press the [ ][ ] buttons or turn the [ ] 1 Camera Basics
dial to choose an image, and then press 2 Protect the images.
the [ ] button.
Press the [ ][ ] buttons or turn the [ ]
2 Auto Mode /
Hybrid Auto Mode
Images before the first image cannot be dial to choose [OK], and then press the
selected as the last image. [ ] button. 3 Other Shooting Modes

4 Protect the images. 4 P Mode

Press the [ ] button to choose [Protect], 5 Tv, Av, and M Mode


M, and C Modes
and then press the [ ] button. Clearing All Protection at Once
You can clear protection from all images at once.
6 Playback Mode

To clear protection, choose [Unprotect All Images] in step 1 of Protecting


All Images at Once, and then complete step 2. 7 Wi-Fi Functions

You can also choose the first or last image by turning the [ ] dial 8 Set-Up Menu
when the top screen in steps 2 and 3 is displayed.
To cancel protection for groups of images, choose [Unlock] in 9 Accessories
step 4.
10 Appendix

You can also display the screen for choosing the first or last Index
image by touching an image on the top screen in steps 2 or 3.
You can also protect images by touching [Protect] on the screen
in step 4.

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Erasing Images Erasing Multiple Images at Once Before Use

Basic Guide
You can choose multiple images to erase at once. Be careful when
Still Images Movies
erasing images, because they cannot be recovered. However, protected
You can choose and erase unneeded images one by one. Be careful images (=102) cannot be erased. Advanced Guide
when erasing images, because they cannot be recovered. However,
protected images (=102) cannot be erased. Choosing a Selection Method 1 Camera Basics

1 Choose an image to erase. 2 Auto Mode /

Press the [ ][ ] buttons or turn the [ ] 1 Access the setting screen. Hybrid Auto Mode

dial to choose an image. Press the [ ] button, and then


choose [Erase] on the [ 1] tab
3 Other Shooting Modes

2 Erase the image. (=32).


4 P Mode
Press the [ ] button.
After [Erase?] is displayed, press the 5 Tv, Av, and M Mode
M, and C Modes
[ ][ ] buttons or turn the [ ] dial to 2 Choose a selection method.
choose [Erase], and then press the [ ]
button.
Press the [ ][ ] buttons or turn the [ ] 6 Playback Mode
dial to choose a selection method, and
The current image is now erased. then press the [ ] button. 7 Wi-Fi Functions
To cancel erasure, press the [ ][ ] To return to the menu screen, press the
buttons or turn the [ ] dial to choose [ ] button. 8 Set-Up Menu
[Cancel], and then press the [ ] button.
Choosing Images Individually
9 Accessories
Press the [ ] button when displaying an image with both RAW
and JPEG files to select between [Erase ], [Erase JPEG] or 1 Choose [Select]. 10 Appendix
[Erase + JPEG]. Select your preferred option to erase the files.
Following step 2 in Choosing a Selection Index
Method (=105), choose [Select] and
press the [ ] button.
You can also erase the current image by touching [Erase] on the
screen in step 2. 2 Choose an image.
Once you choose an image following
step 2 in Choosing Images Individually
(=103), [ ] is displayed.
To cancel selection, press the [ ] button
again. [ ] is no longer displayed.

105
Repeat this process to specify other Selecting a Range Before Use
images.

3 Erase the image. 1 Choose [Select Range]. Basic Guide

Press the [ ] button. A confirmation Following step 2 in Choosing a Selection Advanced Guide
message is displayed. Method (=105), choose [Select
Range] and press the [ ] button.
Press the [ ][ ] buttons or turn the [ ] 1 Camera Basics
dial to choose [OK], and then press the
2 Choose images.
[ ] button.
Follow steps 2 3 in Selecting a Range
2 Auto Mode /
Hybrid Auto Mode
(=103) to specify images.
If you select an image with both RAW and JPEG files, both will 3 Other Shooting Modes

be erased. 3 Erase the images.


Press the [ ] button to choose [Erase], 4 P Mode

and then press the [ ] button.


5 Tv, Av, and M Mode
M, and C Modes

6 Playback Mode

Specifying All Images at Once 7 Wi-Fi Functions

8 Set-Up Menu

1 Choose [Select All Images].


Following step 2 in Choosing a Selection 9 Accessories

Method (=105), choose [Select All


Images] and press the [ ] button. 10 Appendix

2 Erase the images. Index

Press the [ ][ ] buttons or turn the [ ]


dial to choose [OK], and then press the
[ ] button.

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Rotating Images Using the Menu Before Use

Basic Guide
Still Images Movies
1 Choose [Rotate].
Change the orientation of images and save them as follows. Advanced Guide
Press the [ ] button and choose
[Rotate] on the [ 1] tab (=32).
1 Choose [ ]. 1 Camera Basics

Press the [ ] button, and then choose


[ ] in the menu (=31). 2 Auto Mode /
Hybrid Auto Mode
2 Rotate the image. 3 Other Shooting Modes
Press the [ ][ ] buttons or turn the [ ]

2 Rotate the image.


dial to choose an image.
Press the [ ] button to rotate the image
4 P Mode

Press the [ ][ ] buttons or turn the [ ]


dial to select [ ] or [ ] and rotate the
90 clockwise. Press it again to rotate it
90 counterclockwise, and press it a third
5 Tv, Av, and M Mode
M, and C Modes

image 90 in the specified direction. time to restore the image to normal.


Press the [ ] button to confirm the
To return to the menu screen, press the
6 Playback Mode

rotation.
[ ] button.
7 Wi-Fi Functions

Rotation is not possible when [Auto Rotate] is set to [Off]


On the screen in step 2, you can also touch [
images or touch [
] to rotate
] to return to the menu screen.
8 Set-Up Menu

(=108).
9 Accessories

10 Appendix

Index

107
Deactivating Auto Rotation Applying Ratings Before Use

Basic Guide
Follow these steps to deactivate automatic image rotation, which rotates
Still Images Movies
images based on the current camera orientation.
You can organize images by giving them ratings (levels). These levels run Advanced Guide
Press the [ ] button, choose [Auto
between [ ], [ ], [ ], [ ], [ ] and [ ]. By choosing a rating, you
Rotate] on the [ 3] tab, and then
choose [Off] (=32).
can restrict the following operations to all images with the same rating. 1 Camera Basics
Viewing (=93), Viewing Slideshows (=101), Protecting
Images (=102), Erasing Images (=105), Adding Images to 2 Auto Mode /
Hybrid Auto Mode
the Print List (DPOF) (=164), Adding Images to a Photobook
(=166)
3 Other Shooting Modes
Press the [ ] button, choose [ ] in the
Images cannot be rotated (=107) when you set [Auto Rotate]
to [Off]. Additionally, images already rotated will be displayed in
menu, and then assign a rating (=31). 4 P Mode
To remove ratings, repeat this process
the original orientation. but choose [ ] and then press the [ ] 5 Tv, Av, and M Mode
M, and C Modes
button.
6 Playback Mode

7 Wi-Fi Functions
Using the Menu
8 Set-Up Menu

1 Choose [Rating]. 9 Accessories

Press the [
[Rating] on the [
] button and choose
1] tab (=32). 10 Appendix

Index

2 Choose image and rating.


Press the [ ][ ] buttons or turn the [ ]
dial to choose an image, and then press
the [ ][ ] buttons to choose a rating.

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3 Finish the setup process. Editing Still Images Before Use
Press the [ ] button. A confirmation
message is displayed. Basic Guide
Press the [ ][ ] buttons or turn the [ ]
dial to choose [OK], and then press the Image editing (=109 =112) is only available when the Advanced Guide
[ ] button. memory card has sufficient free space.
1 Camera Basics

Images will not be rated if you switch to Shooting mode or turn the
camera off before finishing the setup process in step 3.
When [ ] is shown on a screen, you can touch [ ] 2 Auto Mode /
Hybrid Auto Mode
instead of pressing the [ ] button, if you prefer.
When [ ] is shown on a screen, you can touch [ ] 3 Other Shooting Modes
instead of pressing the [ ] button, if you prefer.
In step 2, you can also rate images by touching the [ ][ ] 4 P Mode
buttons.
Resizing Images 5 Tv, Av, and M Mode
M, and C Modes

Still Images Movies 6 Playback Mode

Save a copy of images at a lower number of recording pixels.


7 Wi-Fi Functions

1 Choose an image size.


Press the [ ] button, choose [ ] in the
8 Set-Up Menu

menu, and choose a size (=31).


Press the [ ] button.
9 Accessories

10 Appendix

2 Save the new image. Index


After [Save new image?] is displayed,
press the [ ][ ] buttons or turn the [ ]
dial to choose [OK], and then press the
[ ] button.

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3 Review the new image. Cropping Before Use
Press the [ ][ ] buttons or turn the [ ]
dial to choose [Yes], and then press the Still Images Movies Basic Guide
[ ] button.
You can specify a portion of an image to save as a separate image file.
The saved image is now displayed. Advanced Guide

1 Access the setting screen.


Editing is not possible for images shot at a recording pixel setting Press the [ ] button, choose [ ] in the 1 Camera Basics

of [ ] (=43). menu, and then press the [ ] button


RAW images cannot be edited. (=31). 2 Auto Mode /
Hybrid Auto Mode

2 Set the cropping frame size, 3 Other Shooting Modes


In step 1, choose [ ] to stop resizing the image. position, and aspect ratio.
Images cannot be resized to a higher number of recording pixels.
Press the [ ] or [ ] button to change 4 P Mode

the size of the frame.


Using the Menu Use the [ ][ ][ ][ ] buttons to move 5 Tv, Av, and M Mode
M, and C Modes

the frame.
To change the orientation of the frame,
6 Playback Mode

1 Choose [Resize]. turn the [ ] dial to choose [ ] and press


7 Wi-Fi Functions
Press the [ ] button and choose the [ ] button.
[Resize] on the [ 2] tab (=32). To change the frames aspect ratio,
turn the [ ] dial to choose [ ]. 8 Set-Up Menu

2 Choose an image. The aspect ratio will switch between


9 Accessories
([ ][ ][ ][ ]) with each press of the
Press the [ ][ ] buttons or turn the [ ]
[ ] button.
dial to choose an image, and then press
the [ ] button.
10 Appendix
3 Check the cropped image.
3 Choose an image size. Turn the [ ] dial to choose [ ].
Index

Press the [ ][ ] buttons or turn the [ ] Press [ ] to toggle the screen between
dial to choose the size, and then press the cropped image and the cropping
the [ ] button. frame display.

4 Save as a new image and review.


Follow step 2 in Resizing Images
(=109).
Press the [ ] button, and then
follow step 3 in Resizing Images
(=109).
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4 Save as a new image and review. Applying Filter Effects Before Use
Turn the [ ] dial to choose [ ], and then
press the [ ] button. Basic Guide
You can apply the effects of the following shooting modes to an image and
Follow steps 2 3 in Resizing Images save it as a new image: [ ], [ ], [ ], [ ], [ ], [ ], and [ ].
(=109). Advanced Guide
1 Select the effect type.
Editing is not possible for images shot at [ ] resolution. Press the [ ] button, choose [ ] in 1 Camera Basics
RAW images cannot be edited. the menu, and choose an effect type
You cannot crop an image that has already been cropped. (=31). 2 Auto Mode /
Hybrid Auto Mode
You cannot apply a Creative filter or resizing to a cropped image. Press the [ ] button.
3 Other Shooting Modes

Cropped images will have a lower number of recording pixels than 2 Configure details. 4 P Mode
uncropped images. For [ ] mode, press the [ ][ ] buttons or
In step 3, while the cropped image is displayed, you can still turn the [ ] dial to adjust the contrast. 5 Tv, Av, and M Mode
M, and C Modes
change the crop position, size and aspect ratio. For [ ] mode, press the [ ][ ] buttons or
Step 2 can also be performed by pressing the [ ] button, turn the [ ] dial to adjust blurring. 6 Playback Mode
choosing [Cropping] on the [ 2] tab, pressing the [ ] button,
For [ ] or [ ] modes, press the [ ][ ]
selecting an image and pressing [ ] again.
buttons or turn the [ ] dial to adjust the 7 Wi-Fi Functions

strength of the effect.


For [ ] mode, press the [ ][ ] buttons 8 Set-Up Menu
In step 2, you can move the frame by dragging it around the or turn the [ ] dial to adjust the intensity
screen. Pinch or spread out your fingers (=101) to change the of the colors. 9 Accessories
size of the frame.
For [ ] mode, press the [ ][ ] buttons
In step 2, you can also touch [ ], [ ], [ ], or [ ] on the
screen. or turn the [ ] dial to adjust the color 10 Appendix

tone.
Index
For [ ], press the [ ] button to
resize the frame and press the [ ][ ]
buttons to move it.

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3 Save as a new image and review. 3 Correct the image. Before Use
Press the [ ] button. Press the [ ] button.
Basic Guide
Follow steps 2 3 in Resizing Images Red-eye detected by the camera is now
(=109). corrected, and frames are displayed
around corrected image areas. Advanced Guide

To switch the orientation of the frame to vertical in [ ] mode, Enlarge or reduce images as needed.
press the [ ][ ] buttons in step 2. To move the frame, press the Follow the steps in Magnifying Images 1 Camera Basics
[ ][ ] buttons again. To return the frame to horizontal orientation, (=100).
press the [ ][ ] buttons. 2 Auto Mode /
Hybrid Auto Mode
This can also be done by pressing the [ ] button, selecting 4 Save as a new image and review.
[Creative filters] on the [ 1] tab, selecting an image and Press the [ ][ ][ ][ ] buttons or turn 3 Other Shooting Modes
pressing the [ ] button. the [ ] dial to choose [New File], and
In step 1, choose [ ] to not apply an effect to the image. then press the [ ] button. 4 P Mode

The image is now saved as a new file.


Press the [ ] button, and then 5 Tv, Av, and M Mode
M, and C Modes
In step 2, you can also touch and drag the bar across the bottom follow step 3 in Resizing Images
of the screen to edit images. You can also move the frame by (=109). 6 Playback Mode
touching or dragging across the screen in [ ] mode.

Some images may not be corrected accurately. 7 Wi-Fi Functions

To overwrite the original image with the corrected image, choose


Correcting Red-Eye [Overwrite] in step 4. In this case, the original image will be 8 Set-Up Menu
erased.
Still Images Movies Protected images cannot be overwritten. 9 Accessories

Automatically corrects images affected by red-eye. You can save the RAW images cannot be edited this way.
corrected image as a separate file. Red-eye correction can be applied to JPEG images saved with 10 Appendix
RAW images, but the original image cannot be overwritten.
1 Choose [Red-Eye Correction]. Index

Press the [ ] button, and then


choose [Red-Eye Correction] on the [ 2] You can save images by touching [New File] or [Overwrite] on the
tab (=32). screen in step 4.

2 Choose an image.
Press the [ ][ ] buttons or turn the [ ]
dial to choose an image.

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To cancel editing, press the [ ]
Editing Movies button, choose [OK] (either press the
Before Use

[ ][ ] buttons or turn the [ ] dial), and Basic Guide


Still Images Movies then press the [ ] button again.
You can remove unneeded portions from the beginning and end of movies
(excluding digest movies, =37).
4 Save the edited movie. Advanced Guide

1 Choose [ ].
Press the [ ][ ] buttons to choose [ ],
and then press the [ ] button. 1 Camera Basics

Following steps 1 5 in Viewing Press the [ ][ ][ ][ ] buttons or turn


the [ ] dial to choose [New File], and
2 Auto Mode /
Hybrid Auto Mode
(=93), choose [ ] and press the [ ]
then press the [ ] button.
button.
Choose [Save w/o Comp.], and then
3 Other Shooting Modes
The movie editing panel and editing bar
are now displayed. press the [ ] button.
4 P Mode
The movie is now saved as a new file.

2 Specify portions to cut. 5 Tv, Av, and M Mode


M, and C Modes

(1) is the movie editing panel, and (2) is


the editing bar.
6 Playback Mode

Press the [ ][ ] buttons to choose [ ]


To overwrite the original movie with the cut one, choose 7 Wi-Fi Functions
or [ ].
[Overwrite] in step 4. In this case, the original movie will be
To view the portions you can cut erased. 8 Set-Up Menu
(identified by [ ] on the screen), press If the memory card lacks sufficient space, only [Overwrite] will be
the [ ][ ] buttons or turn the [ ] dial to
move [ ]. Cut the beginning of the movie
available. 9 Accessories
Movies may not be saved if the battery pack runs out while saving
(from [ ]) by choosing [ ], and cut the
end of the movie by choosing [ ].
is in progress. 10 Appendix
When editing movies, you should use a fully charged battery
If you move [ ] to a position other than a pack or an AC adapter (sold separately) with a DC coupler (sold Index
[ ] mark, in [ ] the portion before the separately, =148).
nearest [ ] mark on the left will be cut,
while in [ ] the portion after the nearest
[ ] mark on the right will be cut.

3 Review the edited movie.


Press the [ ][ ] buttons to choose [ ],
and then press the [ ] button. The edited
movie is now played.
To edit the movie again, repeat step 2.
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Reducing File Sizes Editing Digest Movies Before Use

Still Images Movies Basic Guide


Movie file sizes can be reduced by compressing movies as follows.
Individual chapters (clips) (=37) recorded in [ ] mode can be
On the screen in step 2 of Editing erased as needed. Be careful when erasing clips, because they cannot be Advanced Guide
Movies, choose [ ]. Choose [New File], recovered.
and then press the [ ] button.
Choose [Compress & Sav.], and then 1 Select the clip to erase. 1 Camera Basics

press the [ ] button.


Follow steps 1 2 in Viewing Short
Movies Created When Shooting Still
2 Auto Mode /
Hybrid Auto Mode

Image quality after compression is as follows.


Images (Digest Movies) (=96) to
play a movie created in [ ] mode, and
3 Other Shooting Modes

Pre-compression Post-compression then press the [ ] button to access the


movie control panel. 4 P Mode

Press the [ ][ ] buttons or turn the [ ]


dial to choose [ ] or [ ], and then press 5 Tv, Av, and M Mode
M, and C Modes

the [ ] button.
6 Playback Mode

2 Choose [ ].
Press the [ ][ ] buttons or turn the [ ] 7 Wi-Fi Functions

dial to choose [ ], and then press the [ ]


[ ] and [ ] movies cannot be compressed. button. 8 Set-Up Menu
Edited movies cannot be saved in compressed format when you The selected clip is played back
choose [Overwrite]. repeatedly. 9 Accessories

3 Confirm erasure. 10 Appendix

Press the [ ][ ] buttons or turn the [ ]


Index
dial to choose [OK], and then press the
[ ] button.
The clip is erased, and the short movie is
overwritten.

[ ] is not displayed if you select a clip when the camera is


connected to a printer.

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7
Available Wi-Fi Features Before Use

Basic Guide
You can send and receive images and control the camera remotely by
connecting it to these devices and services via Wi-Fi. Advanced Guide

1 Camera Basics

Wi-Fi Functions 2 Auto Mode /


Hybrid Auto Mode
Smartphones and tablet devices * 1
Send images wirelessly from the camera to a variety of compatible
devices, and use the camera with Web services Importing images (=116) 3 Other Shooting Modes

Remote shooting (=133)


4 P Mode
Before using the Wi-Fi function, ensure that you read the Wi-Fi
(Wireless LAN) Precautions (=200). 5 Tv, Av, and M Mode
M, and C Modes

(CANON iMAGE GATEWAY *2) Canon Wi-Fi-compatible 6 Playback Mode

Web services cameras


Saving and sharing images (=122) Converting images 7 Wi-Fi Functions

Sending to PC (=131) (=129)


8 Set-Up Menu

9 Accessories

Printer *3 10 Appendix

Printing images (=127) DLNA-compatible media


players *4 Index
Viewing images (=126)

*1 For convenience in this manual, smartphones, tablets and other compatible


devices are referred to collectively as smartphones.
*2 CANON iMAGE GATEWAY is Canons online photo service.
*3 The printer must support PictBridge (supporting DPS over IP), which allows
direct photo printing via Wi-Fi.
*4 DLNA stands for Digital Living Network Alliance.

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Importing Images into a Smartphone 2 Establish the connection. Before Use
Touch the N-Mark ( ) on the smartphone
with EOS Remote installed against the Basic Guide
There are the following two ways to import images from the camera into a cameras N-Mark.
smartphone. The camera starts up automatically. Advanced Guide
Connect via NFC (=116) When the [Device Nickname] screen is
Simply touch an NFC-compatible Android smartphone (OS version 4.0
or later) against the camera to connect the devices.
displayed, press the [ ] button. Use the 1 Camera Basics
keyboard (=33) to enter a nickname,
Connect via the Wi-Fi menu (=118) then press the [ ] button to return 2 Auto Mode /
Hybrid Auto Mode
to the [Device Nickname] screen.
Sending Images to an NFC-Compatible Smartphone Press the [ ][ ] buttons or turn the [ ] 3 Other Shooting Modes
dial to choose [OK], and then press the
Use an Android (OS version 4.0 or later) smartphones NFC to simplify the [ ] button. 4 P Mode
process of installing EOS Remote and connecting to the camera. EOS Remote starts up on the
If the camera is off or in Shooting mode when the devices are touched smartphone and automatically connects 5 Tv, Av, and M Mode
M, and C Modes

together, you can choose and transfer images from the camera to the to the camera.
smartphone. Once the devices are connected, you can also shoot 6 Playback Mode
remotely (=133). Its easy to reconnect to recent devices, which are
listed in the Wi-Fi menu. 7 Wi-Fi Functions
If the camera is in Playback mode when the devices are touched
together, images appear in index display. You can choose and send 3 Adjust the privacy setting. 8 Set-Up Menu
images on the image selection screen. When this screen is displayed, press the
Connecting via NFC When Camera Is Off or in
[ ][ ] buttons or turn the [ ] dial to 9 Accessories
choose [All images], and then press the
Shooting Mode [ ] button. 10 Appendix
After a connection is established with
1 Install EOS Remote. the smartphone, this screen will close in
about one minute.
Index

Activate NFC on the smartphone and


touch the device against the cameras 4 Import images.
N-Mark ( ) to start Google Play on the
Use the smartphone to import images
smartphone automatically. Once the EOS
from the camera to the smartphone.
Remote download page is displayed,
download and install the app.

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Connecting via NFC When Camera Is in Playback Before Use
When using NFC, keep the following points in mind. Mode
-- Avoid strong impact between the camera and smartphone. This
Basic Guide
may damage the devices.
-- Depending on the smartphone, the devices may not recognize
Press the [ ] button to turn the camera
each other immediately. In this case, try holding the devices
on. Advanced Guide
together in slightly different positions. If connection fails, keep Touch the smartphone with EOS Remote
the devices together until the camera screen is updated. installed (=119) against the cameras 1 Camera Basics
-- Do not place other objects between the camera and N-Mark ( ).
smartphone. Also, note that camera or smartphone covers or
similar accessories may block communication.
Press the [ ][ ][ ][ ] buttons to choose 2 Auto Mode /
Hybrid Auto Mode
an image to send, and then press the [ ]
Select [All images] in step 3 when shooting remotely.
All images in the camera can be viewed from the connected
button. [ ] is displayed. 3 Other Shooting Modes
To cancel selection, press the [ ] button
smartphone when you choose [All images] in step 3. Select
another option in step 3 to place restrictions on camera images
again. [ ] is no longer displayed. 4 P Mode

viewable from the smartphone (=135). Once you have Repeat this process to choose additional
registered a smartphone, you can change privacy settings for it images. 5 Tv, Av, and M Mode
M, and C Modes
on the camera (=135). After you finish choosing images, press
When the mode dial is set to [ ], a smartphone cannot be the [ ] button. 6 Playback Mode
connected.
Press the [ ][ ] buttons to choose
[Send], and then press the [ ] button. 7 Wi-Fi Functions

The images are sent.


Connections require that a memory card be in the camera.
To disconnect, remove the [ ] mark from
8 Set-Up Menu
A message is displayed if the nickname you enter begins with
a symbol or space. Press the [ ] button and enter a different
all the images, press the [ ] button,
and then press [ ][ ] to choose [OK]. 9 Accessories
nickname.

If during connection a message on the camera or smartphone


10 Appendix

requests you to enter the nickname, follow step 2 in Connecting


Index
via NFC When Camera Is Off or in Shooting Mode (=116) to
enter it.
The camera does not keep a record of smartphones you connect
to via NFC in Playback mode.

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Adding a Smartphone Using the Wi-Fi Menu 4 Choose [Add a Device]. Before Use
Press the [ ][ ] buttons or turn the [ ]
dial to choose [Add a Device], and then Basic Guide
Before connecting to the camera, you must install the free dedicated
EOS Remote app on the smartphone. For details on this application press the [ ] button.
(supported smartphones and included functions), refer to the Canon Advanced Guide
website.
These steps show how to use the camera as an access point, but you can
also use an existing access point (=119).
The cameras SSID and password are 1 Camera Basics
displayed.

1 Install the dedicated app. 2 Auto Mode /


Hybrid Auto Mode

For Android smartphones, find EOS


Remote in Google Play and download
3 Other Shooting Modes

and install the app.


4 P Mode
For an iPhone or iPad, find EOS Remote
in the App Store and download and install
the app. 5 Connect the smartphone to the 5 Tv, Av, and M Mode
M, and C Modes
network.
2 Access the Wi-Fi menu. In the smartphones Wi-Fi setting menu,
6 Playback Mode

choose the SSID (network name)


Press the [
on.
] button to turn the camera
displayed on the camera to establish a 7 Wi-Fi Functions

connection.
Press the [ ] button.
In the password field, enter the password 8 Set-Up Menu

displayed on the camera.


When the [Device Nickname] screen is 9 Accessories
displayed, press the [ ] button. Use the
6 Start EOS Remote.
keyboard (=33) to enter a nickname,
and then press the [ ] button to Start EOS Remote on the smartphone. 10 Appendix

return to the [Device Nickname] screen. Index


Press the [ ][ ] buttons or turn the [ ]
dial to choose [OK], and then press the
[ ] button. 7 Select the camera.
3 Choose [ ]. A screen appears on the smartphone that
lets you select which camera to connect
Press the [ ][ ][ ][ ] buttons or turn to. Select the camera to begin pairing.
the [ ] dial to choose [ ], and then press
the [ ] button.

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8 Adjust the privacy setting. Connections require that a memory card be in the camera.
Before Use
When this screen is displayed, press the A message is displayed if the nickname you enter begins with
[ ][ ] buttons or turn the [ ] dial to Basic Guide
a symbol or space. Press the [ ] button and enter a different
choose [All images], and then press the nickname.
[ ] button. To connect without entering a password in step 5, go to the menu Advanced Guide
After a connection is established with (=32), choose the [ 4] tab, and set [Password] to [Off] in [Wi-
the smartphone, this screen will close in Fi Settings]. [Password] is no longer displayed in the SSID display 1 Camera Basics
about one minute. screen (step 4).

9 Import images.
If you have previously connected to devices, recent destinations
will be listed first when you access the Wi-Fi menu. You can easily
2 Auto Mode /
Hybrid Auto Mode

Use the smartphone to import images connect again by pressing the [ ][ ] buttons to choose the
device and then pressing the [ ] button. To add a new device,
3 Other Shooting Modes
from the camera to the smartphone.
display the device selection screen by touching [ ][ ], and then
configure the setting. 4 P Mode

If you prefer not to display recent target devices, choose MENU


Select [All images] in step 8 when shooting remotely. (=32) > [ 4] tab > [Wi-Fi Settings] > [Target History] > [Off]. 5 Tv, Av, and M Mode
M, and C Modes

All images in the camera can be viewed from the connected


smartphone when you choose [All images] in step 8. Select 6 Playback Mode
another option in step 8 to place restrictions on camera images Using Another Access Point
viewable from the smartphone (=135). Once you have 7 Wi-Fi Functions
registered a smartphone, you can change privacy settings for it
You can also use an existing access point when connecting the camera to
on the camera (=135).
a smartphone through the Wi-Fi menu. 8 Set-Up Menu
When the mode dial is set to [ ], a smartphone cannot be
Also refer to the access point user manual.
connected.
9 Accessories

10 Appendix

Index

119
Confirming Access Point Compatibility Using WPS-Compatible Access Points Before Use

Confirm that the Wi-Fi router or base station conforms to the Wi-Fi WPS makes it easy to complete settings when connecting devices over
Basic Guide
standards in Wi-Fi (=194). Wi-Fi. You can use either Push Button Configuration Method or PIN
Connection methods vary depending on whether the access point Method for settings on a WPS supported device.
supports Wi-Fi Protected Setup (WPS, =120) or not (=121). For Advanced Guide
non-WPS access points, check the following information. 1 Connect the smartphone to the
Network name (SSID/ESSID) access point. 1 Camera Basics

The SSID or ESSID for the access point you use. Also called the
access point name or network name. 2 Auto Mode /
Hybrid Auto Mode
Network authentication / data encryption (encryption method /
encryption mode)
2 Prepare for the connection. 3 Other Shooting Modes
The method for encrypting data during wireless transmission. Check Follow steps 1 4 in Adding a
which security setting is used: WPA2-PSK (AES), WPA2-PSK Smartphone Using the Wi-Fi Menu
(=118) to access the [Waiting to
4 P Mode
(TKIP), WPA-PSK (AES), WPA-PSK (TKIP), WEP (open system
authentication), or no security. connect] screen.
5 Tv, Av, and M Mode
M, and C Modes
Password (encryption key / network key)
The key used when encrypting data during wireless transmission. Also
3 Choose [Switch Network].
6 Playback Mode
called the encryption key or network key. Press the [ ][ ] buttons or turn the [ ]
Key index (transmit key)
dial to choose [Switch Network], and
then press the [ ] button.
7 Wi-Fi Functions
The key set when WEP is used for network authentication / data
encryption. Use 1 as the setting. A list of detected access points will be
displayed.
8 Set-Up Menu

If system administrator status is needed to adjust network 4 Choose [WPS Connection]. 9 Accessories
settings, contact the system administrator for details.
Press the [ ][ ] buttons or turn the [ ]
These settings are very important for network security. Exercise
adequate caution when changing these settings.
dial to choose [WPS Connection], and 10 Appendix
then press the [ ] button.
Index

For information on WPS compatibility and for instructions on


checking settings, refer to the access point user manual. 5 Choose [PBC Method].
A router is a device that creates a network (LAN) structure for
Press the [ ][ ] buttons or turn the [ ]
connecting multiple computers. A router that contains an internal
dial to choose [PBC Method], and then
Wi-Fi function is called a Wi-Fi router.
press the [ ] button.
This guide refers to all Wi-Fi routers and base stations as access points.
If you use MAC address filtering on your Wi-Fi network, be sure
to add the cameras MAC address to your access point. You can
check your cameras MAC address in the menu (=32). Choose
the [ 4] tab and select [Check MAC Address] in [Wi-Fi Settings].

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6 Establish the connection. Connecting to Listed Access Points Before Use
On the access point, hold down the WPS
connection button for a few seconds.
1 View the listed access points. Basic Guide

On the camera, press the [ ] button to View the listed networks (access points) Advanced Guide
go to the next step. as described in steps 1 3 of Using
WPS-Compatible Access Points
(=120). 1 Camera Basics

2 Choose an access point. 2 Auto Mode /


Hybrid Auto Mode
Press the [ ][ ] buttons or turn the [ ]
3 Other Shooting Modes
7 Import images. dial to choose a network (access point),
and then press the [ ] button.
Follow steps 6 9 in Adding a 4 P Mode
Smartphone Using the Wi-Fi Menu
(=118) to choose the smartphone, 5 Tv, Av, and M Mode
M, and C Modes
adjust the privacy setting, and then import 3 Enter the access point password.
the images. Press the [ ] button to access the 6 Playback Mode
keyboard and enter the password
If you chose [PIN Method] in step 5, a PIN code will be displayed
on the screen. Be sure to set this code in the access point.
(=33). 7 Wi-Fi Functions
Press the [ ][ ] buttons or turn the [ ]
Choose a device in the [Select a Device] screen. For further
details, refer to the user manual included with your access point.
dial to choose [Next], and then press the 8 Set-Up Menu
[ ] button.

4 Choose [Auto]. 9 Accessories

Press the [ ][ ] buttons or turn the [ ]


dial to choose [Auto], and then press the
10 Appendix

[ ] button.
Index

121
5 Import images. Sending Images to a Registered Before Use
Follow steps 6 9 in Adding a
Smartphone Using the Wi-Fi Menu Web Service Basic Guide
(=118) to select the smartphone to
connect to and to configure the privacy Advanced Guide
settings, and then import the images.
Registering Web Services
1 Camera Basics
To determine the access point password, check on the access
point itself or refer to the user manual.
Up to 16 access points will be displayed. If no access points are
Use a smartphone or computer to add to the camera Web services that
you want to use.
2 Auto Mode /
Hybrid Auto Mode

detected even after you choose [Refresh] in step 2 to update the


list, choose [Manual Settings] in step 2 to complete access point
A smartphone or computer with a browser and Internet connection is 3 Other Shooting Modes
required to complete camera settings for CANON iMAGE GATEWAY
settings manually. Follow on-screen instructions and enter an
SSID, security settings, and a password.
and other Web services.
4 P Mode

When you reconnect to a previous access point, * is displayed Check the CANON iMAGE GATEWAY website for details on browser
for the password in step 3. To use the same password, choose (Microsoft Internet Explorer, etc.) requirements, including settings and
version information.
5 Tv, Av, and M Mode
M, and C Modes
[Next] (either press the [ ][ ] buttons or turn the [ ] dial) and
press the [ ] button. For information on countries and regions where CANON iMAGE 6 Playback Mode
GATEWAY is available, visit the Canon website (http://www.canon.

Previous Access Points


com/cig/). 7 Wi-Fi Functions
You must have an account with Web services other than CANON

To reconnect to a previous access point automatically, follow step 4 in


iMAGE GATEWAY if you desire to use them. For further details, check
the websites for each Web service you want to register.
8 Set-Up Menu

Adding a Smartphone Using the Wi-Fi Menu (=118).


To use the camera as an access point, choose [Switch Network] on the
Separate ISP connection and access point fees may be applicable. 9 Accessories

screen displayed when you establish a connection, and then choose


[Camera Access Point Mode]. 10 Appendix

To use a different access point, select [Switch Network] on the screen Index
displayed when you establish a connection, and then either follow step
4 in Using WPS-Compatible Access Points (=120) or step 2 in
Connecting to Listed Access Points (=121).

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Registering CANON iMAGE GATEWAY 3 Access the Wi-Fi menu. Before Use
Press the [ ] button to turn the camera
After linking the camera and CANON iMAGE GATEWAY, add CANON
on. Basic Guide
iMAGE GATEWAY as a destination Web service on the camera.
Press the [ ] button.
1 Log in to CANON iMAGE GATEWAY Advanced Guide
and access the camera link settings If the [Device Nickname] screen is
page. displayed, press the [ ] button. Use the 1 Camera Basics
keyboard (=33) to enter a nickname,
From a computer or smartphone, access
http://www.canon.com/cig/ to visit
and then press the [ ] button to 2 Auto Mode /
Hybrid Auto Mode
return to the [Device Nickname] screen.
CANON iMAGE GATEWAY.
Once the login screen is displayed,
Press the [ ][ ] buttons or turn the [ ] 3 Other Shooting Modes
dial to choose [OK], and then press the
enter your user name and password
to log in. If you do not have a CANON
[ ] button. 4 P Mode

iMAGE GATEWAY account, follow


the instructions to complete member 4 Choose [ ].
5 Tv, Av, and M Mode
M, and C Modes
registration (free of charge). Press the [ ][ ][ ][ ] buttons or turn
Access the camera settings page. the [ ] dial to choose [ ], and then 6 Playback Mode
press the [ ] button.
2 Choose the type of camera. 7 Wi-Fi Functions

On this camera model, [ ] is displayed


in the Wi-Fi menu. 5 Choose [Authenticate]. 8 Set-Up Menu

Once you choose [ ], a page is


displayed for entering the authentication
Press the [ ][ ] buttons or turn the [ ]
dial to choose [Authenticate], and then
9 Accessories

code. On this page in step 7, you will press the [ ] button.


enter the authentication code displayed 10 Appendix
on the camera after steps 3 6.
Index

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6 Establish a connection with an CANON iMAGE GATEWAY and [ ] Before Use
access point. (=131) is now added as destinations,
Connect to the access point as described and the [ ] icon changes to [ ]. Basic Guide
in steps 4 6 in Using WPS-Compatible A message is displayed on the
Access Points (=120) or in steps 2 4 smartphone or computer to indicate that Advanced Guide
in Connecting to Listed Access Points this process is finished. To add other
(=121). Web services, follow the procedure
in Registering Other Web Services
1 Camera Basics
Once the camera is connected to CANON
iMAGE GATEWAY via the access point,
an authentication code is displayed.
(=124) from step 2.
2 Auto Mode /
Hybrid Auto Mode

Keep this display on and available for Connections require that a memory card with saved images be in
the camera.
3 Other Shooting Modes
viewing until step 7 is complete.
Once you have connected to devices via the Wi-Fi menu, recent
destinations will be listed first when you access the menu. Press
4 P Mode

7 Enter the authentication code.


On the smartphone or computer, enter
the [ ][ ] buttons to access the device selection screen and
choose a device. 5 Tv, Av, and M Mode
M, and C Modes

the authentication code displayed on the


camera and go to the next step. 6 Playback Mode

A six-digit confirmation number is


Registering Other Web Services
displayed. 7 Wi-Fi Functions
You can also add Web services besides CANON iMAGE GATEWAY to the
8 Check the confirmation number and camera. Note that CANON iMAGE GATEWAY must be registered on the
camera first (=123).
8 Set-Up Menu
complete the setup process.
On the second screen in step 6, press 1 Access the Web service settings 9 Accessories

the [ ][ ] buttons or turn the [ ] dial screen.


to choose [OK], and then press the [ ] 10 Appendix
Follow step 1 in Registering CANON
button to display the confirmation number.
iMAGE GATEWAY (=123) to log in Index
Make sure the confirmation number on to CANON iMAGE GATEWAY, and then
the camera matches the number on the access the Web service settings screen.
smartphone or computer.
Press the [ ][ ] buttons or turn the [ ] dial to 2 Configure the Web service you want
choose [OK], and then press the [ ] button. to use.
Complete the setup process on the Follow the instructions displayed on the
smartphone or computer. smartphone or computer to set up the
Web service.

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3 Choose [ ]. 3 Send an image. Before Use
In Playback mode, press the [ ] button Turn the [ ] dial to choose an image to
to access the Wi-Fi menu. send, press the [ ][ ] buttons to choose Basic Guide
Press the [ ][ ][ ][ ] buttons or turn [Send this image], and then press the [ ]
the [ ] dial to choose [ ], and then button. Advanced Guide
press the [ ] button. When uploading to YouTube, read the
The Web service settings are now terms of service, choose [I Agree], and 1 Camera Basics
updated. press the [ ] button.
Image transfer will begin. The screen 2 Auto Mode /
Hybrid Auto Mode
If any configured settings change, follow these steps again to
darkens during image transfer.
update the camera settings. After the image is sent, [OK] is displayed. 3 Other Shooting Modes
Press the [ ] button to return to the
playback screen. 4 P Mode

Uploading Images to Web Services


Connections require that a memory card with saved images be in 5 Tv, Av, and M Mode
M, and C Modes
the camera.

1 Access the Wi-Fi menu. You can also send multiple images at once, resize images, and 6 Playback Mode
add comments before sending (=130).
Press the [
on.
] button to turn the camera
7 Wi-Fi Functions

Press the [ ] button. 8 Set-Up Menu

2 Choose the destination. 9 Accessories

Choose the icon of the Web service to


connect to (either press the [ ][ ][ ][ ]
10 Appendix

buttons or turn the [ ] dial), and then Index


press the [ ] button.
If multiple recipients or sharing options
are used with a Web service, choose the
desired item on the [Select Recipient]
screen (either press the [ ][ ] buttons
or turn the [ ] dial), and then press the
[ ] button.

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Viewing Images Using a Media Once the media player is accessible,
this screen is displayed. The screen will
Before Use

Player darken after a period of time. Basic Guide


Perform operations on the media player
once connected. For details on controlling Advanced Guide
You can view images in your cameras memory card on a TV or other
the media player, refer to its instruction
device.
This function requires a DLNA-compatible TV set, game system,
manual. 1 Camera Basics
smartphone, or other media player. In this manual, the term media player
is used to refer to any such device.
4 Display the media player settings 2 Auto Mode /
Hybrid Auto Mode
screen on your TV set.
Follow these instructions only after the media player is connected to an
access point. For information about settings and configuration, refer to the Use your media player to bring up 3 Other Shooting Modes
documentation provided with the device. [ EOS M3] on the TV screen.

1 Access the Wi-Fi menu.


A different icon may be displayed 4 P Mode
depending on the media player.
Follow step 2 of Adding a Smartphone Locate the icon labeled [ EOS M3]. 5 Tv, Av, and M Mode
M, and C Modes
Using the Wi-Fi Menu (=118) to
display the Wi-Fi menu. 5 Display images. 6 Playback Mode
Choose [ EOS M3], the memory card
2 Choose [ ]. (SD or other card), the folder, and then 7 Wi-Fi Functions
Press the [ ][ ][ ][ ] buttons or turn the image to view.
the [ ] dial to choose [ ], and then
press the [ ] button.
Select an image to display it on the TV. 8 Set-Up Menu
For details, refer to the media players
instruction manual. 9 Accessories
Press the [ ] button to close the

3 Establish a connection with an connection with the camera. If the screen


is darkened, press any button to bring
10 Appendix

access point. up the second screen shown in step 3 Index


Connect to the access point as described above, and then press the [ ] button.
in steps 4 6 of Using WPS-Compatible
Access Points (=120) or in steps 2 4
of Connecting to Listed Access Points
(=121).

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Connections require that a memory card with saved images be in Printing Images Wirelessly from a Before Use

the camera.
Once you have connected to devices via the Wi-Fi menu, recent Connected Printer Basic Guide

destinations will be listed first when you access the Wi-Fi menu.
You can easily connect again by pressing the [ ][ ] buttons to Advanced Guide
Connect the camera to a printer via Wi-Fi to print as follows.
choose the device and then pressing the [ ] button. To add a
These steps show how to use the camera as an access point, but you can
new device, display the device selection screen by pressing the
also use an existing access point (=119). 1 Camera Basics
[ ][ ] buttons, and then configure the setting.
Media player connections will be displayed as MediaServ. in the
connection history.
1 Access the Wi-Fi menu. 2 Auto Mode /
Hybrid Auto Mode
Access the Wi-Fi menu as described in
RAW images and movies are not displayed.
Information overlay and details displayed on the TV set vary step 2 of Adding a Smartphone Using 3 Other Shooting Modes

depending on the media player. Depending on the media player, the Wi-Fi Menu (=118).
image information may not be displayed, or vertical images may 4 P Mode

be shown in horizontal orientation. 2 Choose [ ].


Icons with labels such as 1-100 contain images grouped by file Press the [ ][ ][ ][ ] buttons or turn 5 Tv, Av, and M Mode
M, and C Modes
number in the selected folder. the [ ] dial to choose [ ], and then
Dates shown for cards or folders may reflect the date on the press the [ ] button. 6 Playback Mode
cameras clock when the card or folder was last viewed.
7 Wi-Fi Functions

3 Choose [Add a Device]. 8 Set-Up Menu


Press the [ ][ ] buttons or turn the [ ]
dial to choose [Add a Device], and then 9 Accessories
press the [ ] button.
10 Appendix

The cameras SSID is displayed. Index

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4 Connect the printer to the network. Connections require that a memory card with saved images be in
Before Use
In the printers Wi-Fi setting menu, the camera.
choose the SSID (network name) Basic Guide
Once you have connected to devices via the Wi-Fi menu, recent
displayed on the camera to establish a destinations will be listed first when you access the Wi-Fi menu.
connection. You can easily connect again by pressing the [ ][ ] buttons to Advanced Guide

5 Choose the printer. choose the device and then pressing the [ ] button. To add a

Choose the printer name (either press the


new device, display the device selection screen by pressing the 1 Camera Basics
[ ][ ] buttons, and then configure the setting.
[ ][ ] buttons or turn the [ ] dial), and
then press the [ ] button.
If you prefer not to display recent target devices, choose MENU
(=32) > [ 4] tab > [Wi-Fi Settings] > [Target History] > [Off].
2 Auto Mode /
Hybrid Auto Mode

To use another access point, follow the steps in Using Another


Access Point (=119).
3 Other Shooting Modes

6 Choose an image to print. 4 P Mode


Press the [ ][ ] buttons or turn the [ ]
dial to choose an image. 5 Tv, Av, and M Mode
M, and C Modes
Press the [ ] button, choose [ ], and
press the [ ] button again. 6 Playback Mode
Press the [ ][ ] buttons or turn the [ ]
dial to choose [Print], and then press the 7 Wi-Fi Functions
[ ] button.
For detailed printing instructions, see 8 Set-Up Menu
Printing Images (=160).
To end the connection, press the [ ] 9 Accessories
button, choose [OK] on the confirmation
screen (either press the [ ][ ] buttons or 10 Appendix
turn the [ ] dial), and then press the [ ]
button. Index

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Sending Images to Another 4 Send an image. Before Use
Turn the [ ] dial to choose an image to
Camera send, press the [ ][ ] buttons to choose Basic Guide
[Send this image], and then press the [ ]
button. Advanced Guide
Connect two cameras via Wi-Fi and send images between them as
follows. Image transfer will begin. The screen

Only Canon-brand cameras equipped with a Wi-Fi function can be


darkens during image transfer. 1 Camera Basics

connected to wirelessly. Even Canon-brand cameras that support Eye- [Transfer completed] is displayed after
Fi cards cannot be connected to if they do not have a Wi-Fi function. the image is sent, and the image transfer 2 Auto Mode /
Hybrid Auto Mode
You cannot connect to PowerShot SD430 DIGITAL ELPH WIRELESS/ screen is displayed again.
DIGITAL IXUS WIRELESS cameras with this camera. To end the connection, press the 3 Other Shooting Modes
[ ] button, choose [OK] on the
1 Access the Wi-Fi menu. confirmation screen (either press the 4 P Mode
[ ][ ] buttons or turn the [ ] dial), and
Access the Wi-Fi menu as described in
step 2 of Adding a Smartphone Using
then press the [ ] button. 5 Tv, Av, and M Mode
M, and C Modes
the Wi-Fi Menu (=118).
Connections require that a memory card be in the camera. 6 Playback Mode
2 Choose [ ]. Once you have connected to devices via the Wi-Fi menu, recent
Press the [ ][ ][ ][ ] buttons or turn
destinations will be listed first when you access the Wi-Fi menu.
You can easily connect again by pressing the [ ][ ] buttons to
7 Wi-Fi Functions
the [ ] dial to choose [ ], and then
press the [ ] button.
choose the device and then pressing the [ ] button. To add a
new device, display the device selection screen by pressing the
8 Set-Up Menu

[ ][ ] buttons, and then configure the setting.


If you prefer not to display recent target devices, choose MENU 9 Accessories

(=32) > [ 4] tab > [Wi-Fi Settings] > [Target History] > [Off].
3 Choose [Add a Device]. You can also send multiple images at once and change the image 10 Appendix

Press the [ ][ ] buttons or turn the [ ] size before sending (=130).


Index
dial to choose [Add a Device], and then
press the [ ] button.
Follow steps 1 3 on the target camera
too.
Camera connection information will be
added when [Start connection on target
camera] is displayed on both camera
screens.

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Image Sending Options You can also choose images in step 2 by pressing the [ ] button
Before Use

twice to access single-image display and then pressing the [ ][ ]


Basic Guide
buttons or turning the [ ] dial.
You can choose multiple images to send at once and change the image
resolution (size) before sending. Some Web services also enable you to Advanced Guide
annotate the images you send.
Notes on Sending Images
Sending Multiple Images
1 Camera Basics

Keep your fingers or other objects off the Wi-Fi antenna area 2 Auto Mode /
Hybrid Auto Mode
(=3). Covering this may decrease the speed of your image
1 Choose [Select and send]. transfers.
3 Other Shooting Modes
On the image transfer screen, press the Depending on the condition of the network you are using, it may take
[ ][ ] buttons to choose [Select and a long time to send movies. Be sure to keep an eye on the camera
battery level.
4 P Mode
send], and then press the [ ] button.
Up to 50 images can be sent together at once. Only one movie can be 5 Tv, Av, and M Mode
M, and C Modes
sent. However, Web services may limit the number of images or length

2 Choose images.
of movies you can send. For details, refer to the Web service you are
using.
6 Playback Mode

Press the [ ][ ][ ][ ] buttons to choose


an image to send, and then press the [ ]
When sending movies to smartphones, note that the supported image 7 Wi-Fi Functions
quality varies depending on the smartphone. For details, refer to the
button to add a [ ] to the image.
To cancel selection, press the [ ] button
smartphone user manual.
8 Set-Up Menu
On the screen, wireless signal strength is indicated by the following
again. [ ] is no longer displayed. icons.
[ ] high, [ ] medium, [ ] low, [ ] weak
9 Accessories
Repeat this process to choose additional
images. Sending images to Web services will take less time when resending 10 Appendix
After you finish choosing images, press images you have already sent that are still on the CANON iMAGE
the [ ] button. GATEWAY server. Index

3 Send the images.


Press the [ ][ ] buttons or turn the [ ]
dial to choose [Send], and then press the
[ ] button.

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Choosing the Number of Recording Pixels Sending Images Automatically Before Use

(Image Size)
(Image Sync) Basic Guide

On the image transfer screen, choose [ ] by pressing the [ ][ ]


buttons, and then press the [ ] button. On the screen displayed, choose Advanced Guide
Images on the memory card that have not been transferred already can
the recording pixel setting (image size) by pressing the [ ][ ] buttons, be sent to a computer or Web services via CANON iMAGE GATEWAY.
and then press the [ ] button. Note that images cannot be sent only to Web services. 1 Camera Basics

To send images at original size, select [No] as the resizing option.


Choosing [ ] or [ ] will resize images that are larger than the Initial Preparations 2 Auto Mode /
Hybrid Auto Mode
selected size before sending.
Movies cannot be resized.
3 Other Shooting Modes

Preparing the Camera


Adding Comments 4 P Mode
Register [ ] as the destination.
5 Tv, Av, and M Mode
M, and C Modes
Using the camera, you can add comments to images that you send 1 Add [ ] as a destination.
to e-mail addresses, social networking services, etc. The number of
characters and symbols that can be entered may differ depending on the
Add [ ] as a destination, as described in 6 Playback Mode
Registering CANON iMAGE GATEWAY
Web service.
(=123). 7 Wi-Fi Functions

1 Access the screen for adding When also choosing a Web service as a
comments. destination for sending images, log in to 8 Set-Up Menu
CANON iMAGE GATEWAY (=124),
On the image transfer screen, choose
[ ] by pressing the [ ][ ][ ][ ] buttons,
then choose your camera model, 9 Accessories
access the Web service settings screen,
and then press the [ ] button.
On the image transfer screen, touch [ ].
and under the Image Sync settings,
choose the Web service destination. For
10 Appendix

details, refer to Help in CANON iMAGE


2 Add a comment (=33). GATEWAY.
Index

3 Send the image. 2 Choose the type of images to send


(only when sending movies with
When a comment is not entered, the comment set in CANON images).
iMAGE GATEWAY is automatically sent. Press the [ ] button and choose
You can also annotate multiple images before sending them. The [Wi-Fi Settings] on the [ 4] tab (=32).
same comment is added to all images sent together.
Press the [ ][ ] buttons to choose
[Image Sync], and then choose [Stills/
Movies] (=32).
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Preparing the Computer 1 Send images. Before Use
Follow steps 1 2 in Uploading Images
Install and configure the software on the destination computer.
to Web Services (=125) to choose Basic Guide

1 Install the software. [ ].


Advanced Guide
Once the connection is established,
Install the software on a computer
the images are sent. When the images
connected to the Internet (=158).
have been sent successfully to the 1 Camera Basics

2 Register the camera. CANON iMAGE GATEWAY server, [ ] is

Windows: In the taskbar, right-click [ ],


displayed on the screen.
2 Auto Mode /
Hybrid Auto Mode
and then click [Add new camera]. 2 Save the images to the computer. 3 Other Shooting Modes
Mac OS: In the menu bar, click [ ], and Images are automatically saved to the
then click [Add new camera].
A list of cameras linked to CANON
computer when you turn it on.
4 P Mode
[ ] is displayed in the sent images.
iMAGE GATEWAY is displayed. Choose
the camera from which images are to be
5 Tv, Av, and M Mode
M, and C Modes
When sending images, you should use a fully charged battery
sent.
Once the camera is registered and the
pack or an AC adapter (sold separately) with a DC coupler (sold 6 Playback Mode
separately, =148).
computer is ready to receive images, the
icon changes to [ ]. 7 Wi-Fi Functions

Sending Images Even if images were imported to the computer through a different 8 Set-Up Menu
method, any images not yet sent to the computer from CANON

Images sent from the camera are automatically saved to the computer.
iMAGE GATEWAY will be sent to the computer. 9 Accessories
Sending is faster when the destination is a computer on the same
If the computer that you intend to send images to is turned off, the images
will be stored temporarily on the CANON iMAGE GATEWAY server.
network as the camera, because images are sent via the access
point instead of CANON iMAGE GATEWAY. Note that images
10 Appendix

Stored images are regularly erased, so make sure to turn on the computer stored on a computer are sent to CANON iMAGE GATEWAY, so Index
and save the images. the computer must be connected to the Internet.

132
Shooting Remotely Movie shooting is not available.
Before Use

It may take longer than usual to focus on the subject.


Basic Guide
Depending on the connection status, image display or shot timing
As you check a shooting screen on your smartphone, you can use it to may be slower than usual.
shoot remotely. Advanced Guide

Privacy settings must be configured in advance to allow all


Any jerky subject motion shown on the smartphone due to the
1 Camera Basics
images (=116, =135).
connection environment will not affect recorded images.
Captured images are not transferred to the smartphone. Use the 2 Auto Mode /
Hybrid Auto Mode

1 Secure the camera. smartphone to browse and import images from the camera.
3 Other Shooting Modes
Keep the camera still by mounting it on a
tripod or taking other measures. 4 P Mode

2 Connect the camera and 5 Tv, Av, and M Mode


M, and C Modes
smartphone (=116).
In the privacy settings, choose [All 6 Playback Mode
images].
7 Wi-Fi Functions
3 Choose remote shooting.
Choose remote shooting in EOS Remote 8 Set-Up Menu
on the smartphone.
Once the camera is ready for remote 9 Accessories
shooting, a live image from the camera
will be displayed on the smartphone. 10 Appendix
At this time, a message is displayed on
the camera, and all operations except Index
pressing the power button or mode dial
are disabled.

4 Shoot.
Use the smartphone to shoot.

133
Editing or Erasing Wi-Fi Settings 4 Choose the item to edit. Before Use
Press the [ ][ ] buttons or turn the [ ]
dial to choose the item to edit, and then Basic Guide
Edit or erase Wi-Fi settings as follows. press the [ ] button.
The items you can change depend on the Advanced Guide
Editing Connection Information device or service.
Connection 1 Camera Basics

Configurable Items
1 Access the Wi-Fi menu and choose Web
Services
2 Auto Mode /
Hybrid Auto Mode
a device to edit.
Press the [ ] button to turn the camera
Change Device Nickname
(=134)
O O O 3 Other Shooting Modes
on.
Press the [ ] button.
View Settings (=135) O 4 P Mode

Erase Connection Info (=135) O O O


Access the device selection screen
(press the [ ][ ] buttons or turn the [ ] 5 Tv, Av, and M Mode
M, and C Modes
O: Configurable : Not configurable
dial), choose the icon of a device to edit
(press the [ ][ ][ ][ ] buttons or turn Changing a Device Nickname 6 Playback Mode

the [ ] dial), and then press the [ ]


button. You can change the device nickname (display name) that is displayed on 7 Wi-Fi Functions
the camera.
2 Choose [Edit a Device]. Following step 4 in Editing Connection 8 Set-Up Menu

Press the [ ][ ] buttons or turn the [ ] Information (=134), choose [Change


dial to choose [Edit a Device], and then Device Nickname] and press the [ ] 9 Accessories
press the [ ] button. button.
Select the input field and press the [ ] 10 Appendix

button. Use the keyboard displayed to


3 Choose the device to edit. enter a new nickname (=33). Index

Press the [ ][ ] buttons or turn the [ ]


dial to choose the device to edit, and then
press the [ ] button.

134
Erasing Connection Information 2 Select a share setting. Before Use
Press the [ ][ ] buttons or turn the [ ]
Erase connection information (information about devices that you have
dial to choose a menu item. Basic Guide
connected to) as follows.
If selecting [All images] or [Images shot
Following step 4 in Editing Connection Advanced Guide
today], press the [ ] button.
Information (=134), choose [Erase
Connection Info] and press the [ ] If selecting [Images shot in past days],
button. press the [ ] button. In the screen that 1 Camera Basics
appears, press the [ ][ ] buttons to
After [Erase?] is displayed, press the
[ ][ ] buttons or turn the [ ] dial to
select the number of days, and then 2 Auto Mode /
Hybrid Auto Mode
press the [ ] button.
choose [OK], and then press the [ ]
button. If selecting [Select by rating], press the 3 Other Shooting Modes
[ ] button. In the screen that appears,
The connection information will be
erased.
press the [ ][ ] buttons to select the 4 P Mode
rating, and then press the [ ] button.
Specifying Images to Share with Smartphones If selecting [File number range], press the 5 Tv, Av, and M Mode
M, and C Modes
[ ] button. In the screen that appears,
You can change the device nickname (display name) that is displayed on
the camera.
select the beginning and end of the file 6 Playback Mode
number range, choose [OK], and then
Share setting Images shared with smartphone press the [ ] button. Follow steps 2 3
in Selecting a Range (=103) to define
7 Wi-Fi Functions
All images All images stored on the card
Images shot today Images shot on the current day
the range.
8 Set-Up Menu

Images shot in past Images shot within a specified previous


days number of days
Choose [All images] when shooting remotely.
9 Accessories

Select by rating Images with the specified rating (=108)


File number range Images within the specified range
10 Appendix

This setting is also possible whenever the screen in step 2 is displayed Index
during the smartphone connection.

1 Access the setting screen.


Follow step 4 in Editing Connection
Information (=134), choose [View
Settings] and then press the [ ] button.

135
Returning the Wi-Fi Settings to Default Before Use

Basic Guide
Return the Wi-Fi settings to default if you transfer ownership of the
camera to another person, or dispose of it.
Resetting the Wi-Fi settings will also clear all Web service settings. Be Advanced Guide
sure that you want to reset all Wi-Fi settings before using this option.
1 Camera Basics
1 Choose [Wi-Fi Settings].
Press the [ ] button and choose 2 Auto Mode /
Hybrid Auto Mode
[Wi-Fi Settings] on the [ 4] tab (=32).
3 Other Shooting Modes

4 P Mode
2 Choose [Reset Settings].
Press the [ ][ ] buttons or turn the [ ] 5 Tv, Av, and M Mode
M, and C Modes

dial to choose [Reset Settings], and then


press the [ ] button. 6 Playback Mode

7 Wi-Fi Functions

3 Restore the default settings.


Press the [ ][ ] buttons or turn the [ ]
8 Set-Up Menu

dial to choose [OK], and then press the


[ ] button. 9 Accessories

The Wi-Fi settings are now reset.


10 Appendix

To reset other settings (aside from Wi-Fi) to defaults, choose Index


[Clear all camera settings] on the [ 4] tab (=145).

136
8
Adjusting Basic Camera Functions Before Use

Basic Guide
MENU (=32) functions on the [ 1], [ 2], [ 3] and [ 4] tabs can be
configured. Customize commonly used functions as desired, for greater Advanced Guide
convenience.

Date-Based Image Storage


1 Camera Basics

Set-Up Menu 2 Auto Mode /


Hybrid Auto Mode
Instead of saving images in folders created each month, you can have the
Customize or adjust basic camera functions for greater convenience camera create folders each day you shoot to store shots taken that day. 3 Other Shooting Modes
Choose [Create Folder] on the [ 1] tab
and then choose [Daily]. 4 P Mode
Images will now be saved in folders
created on the shooting date. 5 Tv, Av, and M Mode
M, and C Modes

6 Playback Mode

File Numbering 7 Wi-Fi Functions

Your shots are automatically numbered in sequential order (00019999) 8 Set-Up Menu

and saved in folders that store up to 2000 images each. You can change
how the camera assigns file numbers. 9 Accessories

Choose [File Numbering] on the [ 1] tab


and then choose an option. 10 Appendix

Index

Images are numbered consecutively (until the


Continuous 9999th shot is taken/saved) even if you switch
memory cards.
Image numbering is reset to 0001 if you switch
Auto Reset
memory cards, or when a new folder is created.

137
Before Use
Regardless of the option selected in this setting, shots may be The total card capacity indicated on the formatting screen may be
numbered consecutively after the last number of existing images less than the advertised capacity.
Basic Guide
on newly inserted memory cards. To start saving shots from 0001,
use an empty (or formatted (=138)) memory card.
Low-Level Formatting Advanced Guide

Formatting Memory Cards Perform low-level formatting in the following cases: [Memory card error] is 1 Camera Basics
displayed, the camera is not working correctly, card image reading/writing

Before using a new memory card or a card formatted in another device,


is slower, continuous shooting is slower, or movie recording suddenly
stops. Low-level formatting erases all data on a memory card. Before low-
2 Auto Mode /
Hybrid Auto Mode
you should format the card with this camera.
Formatting erases all data on a memory card. Before formatting, copy
level formatting, copy images on the memory card to a computer, or take
other steps to back them up. 3 Other Shooting Modes

images on the memory card to a computer, or take other steps to back


them up.
On the screen in step 2 of Formatting
Memory Cards (=138), press the
4 P Mode

1 Access the [Format] screen. [ ] button to place a [ ] by [Low


Level Format]. 5 Tv, Av, and M Mode
M, and C Modes

Choose [Format] on the [ 1] tab and then


press the [ ] button.
Follow step 2 in Formatting Memory
Cards (=138) to continue the
6 Playback Mode

formatting process.
2 Choose [OK]. 7 Wi-Fi Functions

Press the [ ][ ] buttons or turn the [ ]


dial to choose [OK], and then press the
Low-level formatting takes longer than Formatting Memory
Cards (=138), because data is erased from all storage regions 8 Set-Up Menu
[ ] button. of the memory card.
The card is now formatted. You can cancel low-level formatting in progress by choosing 9 Accessories
[Cancel]. In this case, all data will be erased, but the memory card
can be used normally. 10 Appendix

Formatting or erasing data on a memory card only changes file Index


management information on the card and does not erase the data
completely. When transferring or disposing of memory cards,
take steps to protect personal information if necessary, as by
physically destroying cards.

138
Changing Video Formats Resetting the Electronic Level Before Use

Restore the electronic level to its original state as follows. Note that this is
Basic Guide
This lets you define the image format for your TV set. This setting also not possible unless you have calibrated the electronic level.
changes the image quality (frame rate) options available for movies.
Choose [Electronic Level] on the [ 1] tab Advanced Guide
Choose [Video system] on the [ 1] tab and then press the [ ] button.
and then choose an option.
Choose [Reset], and press the [
button.
]
1 Camera Basics

Choose [OK], and then press the [


button.
] 2 Auto Mode /
Hybrid Auto Mode

Using Eco Mode


3 Other Shooting Modes

Electronic Level Calibration


4 P Mode
This function allows you to conserve battery power in Shooting mode.
Calibrate the electronic level if it seems ineffective in helping you level the
camera.
When the camera is not in use, the screen quickly darkens to reduce
battery consumption.
5 Tv, Av, and M Mode
M, and C Modes

For greater calibration accuracy, display grid lines (=30) to help you
level the camera in advance.
1 Configure the settings. 6 Playback Mode

1 Make sure the camera is level. Choose [Eco Mode] on the [ 2] tab and
then choose [On].
7 Wi-Fi Functions

Place the camera on a flat surface, such


as a table. [ ] is now shown on the shooting 8 Set-Up Menu
screen (=174).
2 Calibrate the electronic level. The screen darkens when the camera 9 Accessories

Choose [Electronic Level] on the [ 1] tab is not used for approximately two
and then press the [ ] button. seconds; approximately ten seconds 10 Appendix
after darkening, the screen turns off.
To adjust left/right tilt, choose [Horizontal The camera turns off after approximately Index
Roll Calibration], and to adjust forward/ three minutes of inactivity.
backward tilt, choose [Vertical Pitch
Calibration], followed by the [ ] button. A
confirmation message is displayed.
2 Shoot.
To activate the screen and prepare for
Choose [OK], and then press the [ ] shooting when the screen is off but the
button. (rear) indicator lamp is still on, press the
shutter button halfway.

139
Power-Saving Adjustment Screen Brightness Before Use

Basic Guide
Adjust the timing of automatic camera and screen deactivation (Auto Adjust screen brightness as follows.
Power Down and Display Off, respectively) as needed (=28). Choose [LCD Brightness] on the [ 2] tab
Advanced Guide
Choose [Power Saving] on the [ 2] tab and press the [ ] button. Choose the
and then press the [ ] button. speed by pressing the [ ][ ] buttons or
Select an item and press the [ ] button. turning the [ ] dial. 1 Camera Basics

Press the [ ][ ] buttons or turn the [ ]


dial to change the setting and then press 2 Auto Mode /
Hybrid Auto Mode
[ ] again.
For maximum brightness, press and hold the [ ] button
3 Other Shooting Modes

To conserve battery power, you should normally choose [On] for


for at least one second when the shooting screen is displayed
or when in single-image display. (This will override the [LCD
4 P Mode
[Auto Power Down] and [1 min.] or less for [Display Off].
Brightness] setting on the [ 2] tab.) To restore the original
brightness, press and hold the [ ] button again for at least 5 Tv, Av, and M Mode
M, and C Modes
one second or restart the camera.
The [Display Off] setting is applied even if you set [Auto Power 6 Playback Mode
Down] to [Off].
These power-saving functions are not available when you have 7 Wi-Fi Functions
set Eco Mode (=139) to [On].
8 Set-Up Menu

9 Accessories

10 Appendix

Index

140
World Clock Date and Time Before Use

Basic Guide
To ensure that your shots will have the correct local date and time when Adjust the date and time as follows.
you travel abroad, simply register the destination in advance and switch to Choose [Date/Time] on the [ 2] tab and
that time zone. This convenient feature eliminates the need to change the Advanced Guide
then press the [ ] button.
Date/Time setting manually.
Before using the world clock, be sure to set the date and time and your
home time zone, as described in Setting the Date and Time (=18).
Press the [ ][ ] buttons to choose an
option, and then adjust the setting, either 1 Camera Basics

by pressing the [ ][ ] buttons or turning


1 Specify your destination. the [ ] dial. 2 Auto Mode /
Hybrid Auto Mode

Choose [Time Zone] on the [ 2] tab and


then press the [ ] button.
3 Other Shooting Modes
Display Language
Press the [ ][ ] buttons or turn the [ ] 4 P Mode
dial to choose [ World], and then press
Change the display language as needed.
the [ ] button.
Choose [Language ] on the [ 2] tab
5 Tv, Av, and M Mode
M, and C Modes
Press the [ ][ ] buttons to choose the
and then press the [ ] button.
destination.
Press the [ ][ ][ ][ ] buttons or turn
6 Playback Mode
To set daylight saving time (1 hour
ahead), choose [ ] by pressing the
the [ ] dial to choose a language, and
then press the [ ] button.
7 Wi-Fi Functions
[ ][ ] buttons, and then choose [ ] by
pressing the [ ][ ] buttons. 8 Set-Up Menu
Press the [ ] button.
9 Accessories
2 Switch to the destination time zone. You can also access the [Language] screen in Playback mode by

Press the [ ][ ] buttons or turn the [ ]


pressing and holding the [ ] button and pressing the [
button.
]
10 Appendix
dial to choose [ World], and then press
the [ ] button. Index
[ ] is now shown on the shooting screen
(=174).

Adjusting the date or time while in [ ] mode (=19) will


automatically update your [ Home] time and date.

141
Silencing Camera Operations Note the following precautions when operating the touch screen.
Before Use

-- Since the LCD monitor is not pressure-sensitive, do not use


Basic Guide
The camera can be silenced when you press the shutter button halfway or any sharp objects such as your fingernail or a ballpoint pen, for
trigger the self-timer. touch operations.
-- Do not use wet fingers for touch screen operations. Advanced Guide
Choose [Beep] on the [ 3] tab and then
choose [Off]. -- If the LCD monitor has any moisture or if your fingers are wet,
the touch screen may not respond or incorrect operation may 1 Camera Basics
occur. In such a case, turn off the power and wipe the LCD
monitor with a cloth.
-- Do not attach any protective sheet (commercially available) or
2 Auto Mode /
Hybrid Auto Mode

sticker on the LCD monitor. Doing so may reduce touch screen


responsiveness.
3 Other Shooting Modes

Hiding Hints and Tips The touch screen may not be as responsive in [Sensitive] mode
when performing successive touch operations. 4 P Mode

Hints and tips are normally shown when you choose an option in the quick
setting menu (=31) or shooting functions screen (=61). If you
5 Tv, Av, and M Mode
M, and C Modes

Cleaning the Image Sensor


prefer, you can deactivate this information.
6 Playback Mode
Choose [Hints & Tips] on the [ 3] tab and
then choose [Off]. The camera has a cleaning function that automatically removes dust from
the image sensor when the power is turned on or off, or when the camera
7 Wi-Fi Functions

shuts off in Power Saving mode. This cleaning function can be activated
whenever you like, or shut off entirely. 8 Set-Up Menu

Turning Auto Cleaning Off 9 Accessories

Changing Touch Screen Settings 1 Access the setting screen. 10 Appendix

After turning the camera on in shooting Index


The sensitivity of the touch screen can be changed to respond to a lighter mode, choose [Sensor cleaning] on the
touch, or not respond to touch at all. [ 3] tab and press the [ ] button.
Choose [Touch Operation] on the [ 3] tab Press the [ ][ ] buttons or turn the [ ]
and then choose the desired setting. dial to choose [Auto cleaning ], and
Choose [Sensitive] to boost touch screen then press the [ ] button.
sensitivity, or choose [Disable] to turn
touch screen control off.

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2 Configure the settings. For the most effective cleaning results, place the camera upright
Before Use
Press the [ ][ ] buttons or turn the [ ] on a desk or other surface before cleaning.
dial to choose [Disable], and then press Basic Guide
Repeated consecutive sensor cleanings will not produce notably
the [ ] button. better results. [Clean now ] may not be available for selection
immediately after cleaning. Advanced Guide
If there is dust or any other material on the image sensor that
Activating the Cleaner the cleaning function cannot remove, contact a Canon Customer 1 Camera Basics
Support Help Desk.
2 Auto Mode /
Hybrid Auto Mode
1 Access the setting screen.
Cleaning Manually
After turning the camera on in shooting 3 Other Shooting Modes
mode, choose [Sensor cleaning] on the If there is dust or dirt on the image sensor that the cleaner cannot remove,
[ 3] tab and press the [ ] button. try to clean it manually using a commercial blower or other device. 4 P Mode

Press the [ ][ ] buttons or turn the [ ] The image sensor is an extremely delicate component. If manual cleaning
dial to choose [Clean now ], and then is required, consulting with the Canon Service Center (listed in the 5 Tv, Av, and M Mode
M, and C Modes
press the [ ] button. appendix) is strongly recommended.
6 Playback Mode
2 Clean the sensor. 1 Turn the camera off.
Press the [ ][ ] buttons or turn the [ ] 7 Wi-Fi Functions
dial to choose [OK], and then press the 2 Detach the lens.
[ ] button.
3 Clean the image sensor. 8 Set-Up Menu
The screen will indicate that the sensor
is being cleaned. Although there will be a 9 Accessories
shutter sound, a picture is not taken. The image sensor is an extremely delicate component. Exercise
care when cleaning.
Do not use a blower equipped with a brush. Brushes can damage
10 Appendix
The sensor cleaning also works while no lens is attached. If no
the image sensor upon contact. Index
lens is attached, do not insert your finger or blower tip beyond the
Do not insert the blower into the lens mount surface. This can
lens mount. This is to prevent damage to the shutter curtains.
damage the shutter.
Do not clean with high-pressure air or gas. High-pressure airflow
can damage the image sensor, and condensing or freezing gas
can damage the image sensor surface.
If the blower still fails to clean the image sensor, having the
sensor cleaned by a Canon Service Center is recommended.

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Checking Certification Logos To check the information entered, choose [Display Copyright Info]
Before Use

on the screen above, and then press the [ ] button.


Basic Guide
Some logos for certification requirements met by the camera can be You can also use the EOS Utility software (=158) to enter,
viewed on the screen. Other certification logos are printed in this guide, on change, and delete copyright information. Some characters
the camera packaging, or on the camera body. entered with the software may not display on the camera, but will Advanced Guide

Choose [Certification Logo Display] be correctly recorded in images.


on the [ 4] tab and then press the [ ] You can check copyright information recorded in images using the 1 Camera Basics
button. software once you save the images to a computer.
2 Auto Mode /
Hybrid Auto Mode

Deleting All Copyright Information


3 Other Shooting Modes

You can delete both the authors name and copyright details at the same
time as follows. 4 P Mode
Setting Copyright Information to Record in Follow the steps in Setting Copyright
Images Information to Record in Images 5 Tv, Av, and M Mode
M, and C Modes

(=144) and choose [Delete Copyright


To record the authors name and copyright details in images, set this Info]. 6 Playback Mode

information beforehand as follows. Press the [ ][ ] buttons or turn the [ ]


Choose [Copyright Info] on the [ 4] tab dial to choose [OK], and then press the 7 Wi-Fi Functions

and then press the [ ] button. [ ] button.


Press the [ ][ ] buttons or turn the [ ]
8 Set-Up Menu

dial to choose [Enter Authors Name] or


[Enter Copyright Details]. Press the [ ] 9 Accessories
The copyright info already recorded in images will not be deleted.
button to access the keyboard, and enter
the name (=33). 10 Appendix

Press the [ ] button, and [Accept


Index
changes?] is displayed. Press the [ ][ ]
buttons or turn the [ ] dial to choose
[Yes], and then press the [ ] button.
The information set here will now be
recorded in images.

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Adjusting Other Settings The following functions are not restored to default settings.
Before Use

-- [Video system] on the [ 1] tab (=139)


Basic Guide
The following functions are also available for use. -- [Time Zone] (=141), [Date/Time] (=141), and [Language
[Wi-Fi Settings] ([ 4] tab) (=115) ] (=141) on the [ 2] tab
-- [External flash func. setting] or [External flash C.Fn setting] in Advanced Guide
[Custom shooting mode (C)] ([ 4] tab) (=90)
[Flash Control] on the [ 3] tab
[ firmware ver.: *.*.*] ([ 4] tab) (used for updating the firmware) -- The [ 1] tab 1 Camera Basics
-- Exposure compensation (=61) settings
During firmware updates, the touch screen will be disabled to -- Shooting mode (=51)
-- Wi-Fi settings (=115)
2 Auto Mode /
Hybrid Auto Mode
prevent accidental operations.
-- Calibrated value for the electronic level (=139)
-- Copyright information (=144)
3 Other Shooting Modes

Restoring Defaults 4 P Mode

If you accidentally change a setting, you can restore default camera 5 Tv, Av, and M Mode
M, and C Modes
settings.
6 Playback Mode
1 Access the [Clear all camera
settings] screen. 7 Wi-Fi Functions

Choose [Clear all camera settings] on the


[ 4] tab and then press the [ ] button. 8 Set-Up Menu

2 Restore default settings. 9 Accessories

Press the [ ][ ] buttons or turn the [ ]


dial to choose [OK], and then press the 10 Appendix
[ ] button.
Index
Default settings are now restored.

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9
Use of genuine Canon accessories is recommended. Before Use

This product is designed to achieve excellent performance when used Basic Guide
with genuine Canon accessories.
Canon shall not be liable for any damage to this product and/or accidents
Advanced Guide
such as fire, etc., caused by the malfunction of non-genuine Canon
accessories (e.g., a leakage and/or explosion of a battery pack). Please
note that this warranty does not apply to repairs arising out of the 1 Camera Basics

Accessories malfunction of non-genuine Canon accessories, although you may request


such repairs on a chargeable basis. 2 Auto Mode /
Hybrid Auto Mode
Enjoy the camera in more ways with optional Canon accessories and
other compatible accessories sold separately 3 Other Shooting Modes

4 P Mode

5 Tv, Av, and M Mode


M, and C Modes

6 Playback Mode

7 Wi-Fi Functions

8 Set-Up Menu

9 Accessories

10 Appendix

Index

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System Map Before Use

Basic Guide

Advanced Guide

1 Camera Basics
600EX-RT 430EX II 320EX 270EX II 90EX ST-E3-RT ST-E2*1 Macro Twin Lite Macro Ring Lite
Remote
600EX MT-24EX MR-14EX II
MR-14EX
Electronic Viewfinder
EVF-DC1
Controller
RC-6
2 Auto Mode /
Hybrid Auto Mode

EF-M lenses EF lenses EF-S lenses


3 Other Shooting Modes
Accessories
4 P Mode
Mount Adapter
External microphone EF-EOS M 5 Tv, Av, and M Mode
M, and C Modes

6 Playback Mode

Neck Strap
HDMI Cable
HTC-100 7 Wi-Fi Functions
EM-200DB*2 TV set/Video

IFC-400PCU*2
8 Set-Up Menu

PictBridge-compatible printer
9 Accessories

Neck Strap
EM-E2 10 Appendix

Index

Computer
Battery Pack Battery Charger USB port
LP-E17*2 LC-E17/LC-E17E*2 DC Coupler
DR-E17 SD/SDHC/SDXC
AC Adapter memory card Card reader
CA-PS700
Card slot
Body Jacket
EH27-CJ
*1 Depending on the lens attached, use of the Off-Camera Shoe Cord OC-E3
(sold separately) may be necessary.
*2 Also available for purchase separately. 147
Optional Accessories The message [Battery communication error] is displayed if you
Before Use

use a non-genuine Canon battery pack, and user response is


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required. Note that Canon shall not be liable for any damages
The following camera accessories are sold separately. Note that resulting from accidents, such as malfunction or fire, that occur
availability varies by area, and some accessories may no longer be due to use of non-genuine Canon battery packs. Advanced Guide
available.

Lens
1 Camera Basics

The battery pack includes a convenient cover which you can


attach so that is visible on a charged battery pack, and attach 2 Auto Mode /
Hybrid Auto Mode
EF-M lenses, EF lenses, EF-S lenses it so that is not visible on an uncharged battery pack.

Pick from a variety of lenses to support whatever target or expression


3 Other Shooting Modes

you want. The Mount Adapter EF-EOS M is required to attach EF and


EF-S lenses.
AC Adapter CA-PS700 4 P Mode

Mount Adapter EF-EOS M


For powering the camera using
household power. Using the AC adapter
5 Tv, Av, and M Mode
M, and C Modes

with the DC coupler is recommended


Use this mounting adapter to attach EF or
when using the camera over extended 6 Playback Mode
EF-S lenses to your camera.
periods, or when connecting the camera
to a printer or computer. Cannot be used 7 Wi-Fi Functions
to charge the battery pack in the camera.
8 Set-Up Menu
DC Coupler DR-E17
Power Supplies Used with an AC adapter. 9 Accessories

The battery charger and AC adapter can be used in areas with


10 Appendix

Battery Pack LP-E17 100 240 V AC power (50/60 Hz). Index


Rechargeable lithium-ion battery. For power outlets in a different format, use a commercially
available adapter for the plug. Never use an electrical transformer
Battery Charger LC-E17/LC-E17E designed for traveling, which may damage the battery pack.

Charger for Battery Pack LP-E17

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Flash Off-Camera Shoe Cord OC-E3 Before Use

Connection cord for using Speedlite away


Basic Guide
from camera.
Speedlite 600EX-RT/600EX/430EX II/
Advanced Guide
320EX/270EX II/90EX
Shoe-mounted flash unit that enables Other Accessories 1 Camera Basics
many styles of flash photography.
Speedlite 580EX II, 580EX, 550EX,
430EX, 420EX, 380EX, 270EX, and 2 Auto Mode /
Hybrid Auto Mode
Electronic Viewfinder EVF-DC1
220EX are also supported.
Makes it easier to get the shot youre 3 Other Shooting Modes

Speedlite Transmitter ST-E3-RT/ST-E2 looking for.


Enables wireless control of slave
4 P Mode

Speedlite flash units (except Speedlite


220EX/270EX).
Remote Controller RC-6 5 Tv, Av, and M Mode
M, and C Modes

Enables you to fire a fixed camera from


Off-Camera Shoe Cord OC-E3 may be
required when using ST-E2 with certain
a distance. 6 Playback Mode

lenses.
Body Jacket EH27-CJ
7 Wi-Fi Functions

Macro Twin Lite MT-24EX


Macro Ring Lite MR-14EX II/MR-14EX Protects the camera from dust and 8 Set-Up Menu
scratches.
External macro flash unit that enables 9 Accessories
many styles of macro flash photography.
Neck Strap EM-E2 10 Appendix

Strap made from the same material as Index


Body Jacket EH27-CJ.

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Interface Cable IFC-400PCU
Using Optional Accessories Before Use

For connecting the camera to a computer


Basic Guide
or printer.
Still Images Movies
IFC-200U and IFC-500U are also
Advanced Guide
compatible.
Playback on a TV
HDMI Cable HTC-100 1 Camera Basics
Still Images Movies
For connecting the camera to an HDMI
input of a high-definition TV. Connecting the camera to an HDTV with the HDMI Cable HTC-100 (sold 2 Auto Mode /
Hybrid Auto Mode
separately) enables you to view your shots on the larger screen of the
TV. Movies shot at an image quality of [ ], [ ], [ ], 3 Other Shooting Modes
[ ], or [ ] can be viewed in high definition.
Printers For details on connection or how to switch inputs, refer to the TV manual. 4 P Mode

1 Make sure the camera and TV are 5 Tv, Av, and M Mode
M, and C Modes
off.
Canon-Brand PictBridge-Compatible
6 Playback Mode
Printers
2 Connect the camera to the TV.
Even without using a computer, you can
print images by connecting the camera
On the TV, insert the cable plug fully into 7 Wi-Fi Functions
the HDMI input as shown.
directly to a printer.
For details, visit your nearest Canon
8 Set-Up Menu

retailer.
9 Accessories

On the camera, open the terminal cover


and insert the cable plug fully into the 10 Appendix
camera terminal.
Index

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3 Turn the TV on and switch to Powering the Camera with Household Power Before Use
external input.
Switch the TV input to the external input Still Images Movies Basic Guide
you connected the cable to in step 2. Powering the camera with AC Adapter CA-PS700 (sold separately) and
Advanced Guide
DC Coupler DR-E17 (sold separately) eliminates the need to monitor the
4 Turn the camera on. remaining battery level.
Press the [ ] button to turn the camera 1 Camera Basics
on. 1 Make sure the camera is off.
Images from the camera are now 2 Auto Mode /
Hybrid Auto Mode
displayed on the TV. (Nothing is 2 Insert the coupler.
displayed on the camera screen.) Follow step 1 in Inserting the Battery 3 Other Shooting Modes

When finished, turn off the camera and Pack and Memory Card (=17) to
TV before disconnecting the cable. open the cover. 4 P Mode
Holding the coupler with the terminals (1)
Touch-screen operations are not supported while the camera is facing as shown, insert the coupler just 5 Tv, Av, and M Mode
M, and C Modes
connected to a television. as you would a battery pack (following
step 2 in Inserting the Battery Pack and
Memory Card (=17)).
6 Playback Mode

When the camera and TV are connected, you can also shoot
Follow step 4 in Inserting the Battery 7 Wi-Fi Functions
Pack and Memory Card (=18) to
while previewing shots on the larger screen of the TV. To shoot,
follow the same steps as when using the camera screen.
close the cover. 8 Set-Up Menu

However, magnifying images (=100) is not available.


3 Connect the adapter to the coupler. 9 Accessories
Open the cover and insert the adapter
plug fully into the coupler. 10 Appendix

Index
4 Connect the power cord.
Insert one end of the power cord into the
compact power adapter, and then plug
the other end into a power outlet.
Turn the camera on and use it as desired.
When finished, turn the camera off and
unplug the power cord from the outlet.

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Do not disconnect the adapter or unplug the power cord while
Using the Hot Shoe Before Use

the camera is still on. This may erase your shots or damage the
Basic Guide
camera. The hot shoe is used to attach electronic viewfinders and external flashes
Do not attach the adapter or adapter cord to other objects. Doing (sold separately).
so could result in malfunction or damage to the product. Advanced Guide
1 Remove the hot shoe cap.
Pull the cap out in the direction of the 1 Camera Basics

Remote Control Shooting arrow.


To avoid losing the cap, place it in the 2 Auto Mode /
Hybrid Auto Mode
Use Remote Controller RC-6 (sold separately) to shoot pictures up to case for your electronic viewfinder or
approx. 5meters (16ft.) from the front of the camera. external flash. 3 Other Shooting Modes

Follow step 1 in Using the Self-Timer


(=40) and choose [ ].
2 Attach the hot shoe cap. 4 P Mode

After removing the external flash or


Point the Remote Controller toward the
cameras remote control sensor and
viewfinder, reattach the cap to protect the 5 Tv, Av, and M Mode
M, and C Modes
hot shoe.
press the transmit button to shoot.
Insert the cap in the direction of the 6 Playback Mode
arrow.
7 Wi-Fi Functions

Do not raise the internal flash when an accessory besides the


Electronic Viewfinder EVF-DC1 is attached to the hot shoe. The 8 Set-Up Menu
The picture is not taken until focus is achieved.
flash may strike the accessory. The flash will not fire at this time.
Fluorescent or LED lighting may cause incorrect operation of the
camera by triggering the shutter inadvertently. Try to keep the
9 Accessories

camera away from such light sources.


If you point a remote controller for a TV set toward the camera Do not open the LCD monitor upward when an accessory like an 10 Appendix

and operate it, it may cause incorrect operation of the camera by electronic viewfinder or external flash is attached to the hot shoe.
The monitor may strike the viewfinder or flash. Index
triggering the shutter inadvertently.

The Remote Controller can also be used for shooting movies


(=58).

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Using Electronic Viewfinders (Sold Separately) 4 Turn on the camera and switch to Before Use
the camera or electronic viewfinder
Still Images Movies
display. Basic Guide

Use an electronic viewfinder (sold separately) to keep closer track of your Bring your eye up to the electronic
viewfinder, and the cameras screen will Advanced Guide
subject and make it easier to shoot.
When using an electronic viewfinder, shooting time and number of shut off.
pictures are reduced compared to using the cameras rear screen (LCD Remove your eye, and the camera will 1 Camera Basics
monitor). shut off the finder display and turn the
camera screen back on. 2 Auto Mode /

1 Make sure the camera is off. Hybrid Auto Mode

5 Adjust the view. 3 Other Shooting Modes


2 Attach the electronic viewfinder to Turn the dial until you can see the display
the hot shoe. of the electronic viewfinder clearly. 4 P Mode
Remove the cover of the electronic
viewfinder.
6 Remove from the camera. 5 Tv, Av, and M Mode
M, and C Modes
Insert the electronic viewfinder into the
hot shoe (=152) in the direction shown Once you are done, turn off the camera
and hold down the [UNLOCK] button of
6 Playback Mode
until it clicks into place.
the electronic viewfinder as you remove
it.
7 Wi-Fi Functions

3 Adjust the angle of the electronic


Remove the electronic viewfinder from
the camera and store in a safe place
8 Set-Up Menu

viewfinder.
Adjust the angle of the electronic
when not in use.
9 Accessories

viewfinder by up to approximately 90
degrees, as needed for your scene or
The electronic viewfinder and camera screen displays cannot be 10 Appendix
active at the same time.
target.
Camera touch screen control is not available in electronic Index
viewfinder display mode.

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Although the electronic viewfinder is produced under extremely Using an External Flash (Sold Separately) Before Use

high-precision manufacturing conditions and more than 99.99% of


the pixels meet design specifications, in rare cases some pixels Still Images Movies Basic Guide
may be defective or may appear as red or black dots. This is not a More sophisticated flash photography is possible with an optional
malfunction. They do not affect the images recorded. Advanced Guide
Speedlite EX series flash. For movie shooting using an LED light, the
Vertical or horizontal black bars may be displayed depending on optional Speedlite 320EX flash is available.
the selected aspect ratio (=45). The black bars indicate image
areas not recorded.
1 Camera Basics

Non-EX series Canon flash units may not fire correctly or may not
Press the [ ] button on the electronic viewfinder to change the
screen displayed. fire at all, in some cases. 2 Auto Mode /
Hybrid Auto Mode
In the menu (=32), set the [Display Control] option on the Use of non-Canon flash units (especially high-voltage flash units)
[ 1] tab to [Manual] to keep the camera screen from turning on or flash accessories may prevent normal camera operation and 3 Other Shooting Modes

even when you remove your eye from the viewfinder. Press the may damage the camera.
[ ] button on the electronic viewfinder to bring up the camera 4 P Mode
display in this mode.
Using the electronic viewfinder in [ ], [ ], [ ], [ ], and Also refer to the Speedlite EX series manual for additional 5 Tv, Av, and M Mode
M, and C Modes
[ ] modes will result in a smoother display in both the viewfinder information. This camera is a Type-A camera that can use all the
and camera screen. In the menu (=32), set the [Display
Mode] option on the [ 1] tab to [Power Saving] to return to the
features of EXseries Speedlites. 6 Playback Mode

normal display and conserve battery power.


7 Wi-Fi Functions
If the Wi-Fi (=115) or keyboard screen (=33) displays are
1 Attach the flash.
brought up in electronic viewfinder mode, the display will switch
back to the camera screen. Make sure the camera is off before 8 Set-Up Menu

Different brightness settings (=140) can be defined for the attaching the flash.
electronic viewfinder and camera screens. 9 Accessories
2 Turn the flash on, and then turn the
camera on. 10 Appendix

An orange [ ] icon is now displayed.


Index
The flash pilot lamp will light up when the
flash is ready.

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3 Choose shooting mode [ ], [ ], Setting External Flash Functions Before Use
[ ], or [ ].
When an external flash is attached, go to [Flash Control] on the [ 3] tab
Flash settings can only be configured in Basic Guide
of the menu (=32) to adjust the following settings:
these modes. In other modes, the flash
is adjusted and fired automatically as Flash Firing (=75) Advanced Guide
needed. E-TTL II Metering (=77)

4 Configure the external flash.


Red-eye Reduction (=47) 1 Camera Basics
External Flash Function Settings (=155)
(=155)
External Flash Custom Function Settings (=156) 2 Auto Mode /
Hybrid Auto Mode

Reset (=157)
Keep cords (from the macro ring lite or macro twin lite, as well as
Choose [External flash func. setting], and
3 Other Shooting Modes
the off-camera shoe cord) away from flash heads.
When using a tripod, adjust the position of the legs to prevent the
flash heads from coming into contact with the legs.
press the [ ] button to display the screen
on the left.
4 P Mode

Depending on the position where you have attached the flash


controller, it may come into contact with the LCD monitor. To
Press the [ ][ ][ ][ ] buttons to choose
an option and press the [ ] button or turn
5 Tv, Av, and M Mode
M, and C Modes

prevent this, adjust the position of attachment or the orientation of


the controller, or adjust the angle of the monitor.
the [ ] dial. On the next screen, press
the [ ][ ] buttons or turn the [ ] dial to
6 Playback Mode

choose a setting, and then press the [ ]


button to adjust it. 7 Wi-Fi Functions

Option Description
Settings for the built-in flash cannot be configured while a
Speedlite EX series flash is attached, because that setting screen You can select the flash mode to suit your
8 Set-Up Menu

is no longer accessible. desired flash shooting.


You can also access the setting screen by pressing the [ ] button
[E-TTL II flash metering] is the standard
9 Accessories
for at least one second.
320EX only: Auto LED lighting is only available in low-light movie
Flash Mode
mode of EX-series Speedlites for automatic
flash shooting.
10 Appendix
recording or in Movie mode. In this case, the [ ] icon is shown.
The AF-assist beam on the external flash will not fire. If using The [Manual flash] mode is for setting the Index
Speedlite 320EX (sold separately), the LED light may turn on to Speedlites [Flash output level] yourself.
serve as an AF-assist beam. For information on other flash modes, refer to
a compatible Speedlites instruction manual.
Wireless (multiple) flash shooting is available.
When shooting with multiple flashes, you can
also set up the radio channel, optical channel,
Wireless Func.
and master flash firing. For details on wireless
flash, refer to the instruction manual of the
Speedlite compatible with wireless flash.

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Option Description Option Description Before Use
With Speedlites that have a zooming flash head, Define the flash output level when using wireless
Ratio control
you can set the flash coverage. Normally, set this (multi-flash) shooting or the MR-14EX II. Basic Guide
Flash zoom
to [AUTO] so that the camera will automatically
(Flash coverage)
set the flash coverage to match the lens focal Advanced Guide
length. The [Built-in flash settings] screen cannot be accessed when an
external flash is attached.
Change the timing of the flash and shutter
release as follows.
On the screen, the settable functions and the display will differ 1 Camera Basics
depending on the Speedlite, current flash mode, flash Custom
[ ] will fire the flash immediately after the
shutter opens.
Function settings, etc. For details on your Speedlites flash 2 Auto Mode /
Hybrid Auto Mode
functions, refer to the instruction manual of the Speedlite (sold
[ ] will fire the flash immediately before
the second curtain closes. If the shutter
separately).
With an EX-series Speedlite not compatible with flash function
3 Other Shooting Modes

Shutter
synchronization
speed is 1/100 second or faster, first-curtain
synchronization will be used automatically
settings, only [Flash Exp. Comp] can be adjusted. ([Shutter
synchronization] can also be set with certain EX-series
4 P Mode

even if [Second-curtain synchronization] is Speedlites.)


set. 5 Tv, Av, and M Mode
M, and C Modes

[ ] allows you to use the flash at all shutter


speeds. This is especially effective for Setting External Flash Custom Functions 6 Playback Mode

portraits using fill flash when you want to give


priority to the aperture setting.
For details on the Speedlites Custom Functions, refer to the instruction 7 Wi-Fi Functions
manual of the Speedlite (sold separately).
This allows you to adjust exposure
compensation when the flash fires. For details, Press the [ ] button, select 8 Set-Up Menu

refer to the instruction manual for the flash. If [External flash C.Fn setting] (within [Flash
Flash Exp. Comp flash exposure compensation is defined on the Control] on the [ 3] tab), and then press 9 Accessories