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Damaged Lens and Canon 77D Not Working 
I am an amateur photographer who mostly shoots in automatic mode. I had successfully taken thousands of good photos using a Canon EOS 60D camera over …

Upgrading From The Canon 100-400
Version I Zoom Lens to Version II
 
"I own the original Canon 100-400 4.5-5.6 L Lens but I am having focusing problems with that attached to my new Canon 90D camera. Can my original …

Canon 1.4 Extender With
Canon 90D and 100-400mm II Lens
 
"Can I successfully use a 1.4 extender with an EOS 90D and a 100-400MM Mark 2 lens?" Thanks for asking about the Canon 1.4X Extender compatibility …

6D Question About Shutter Priority 
My 6D in Tv mode does not control the aperture, but I can set the aperture. This is normally set according to what speed I select. Is there a function …

Canon Rebel Shutter Button Issue
(black sticky mess by the button to take pictures)
 
"I have a 35mm canon Rebel. I noticed that when I grabbed the part of the body where you push the button to click pictures IT IS STICKY AND THE BLACK …

trying to find the shutter count on a Canon PowerShot G1X 
"trying to find the shutter count on a Canon PowerShot G1X" Hi Dennis, You asked how to get a shutter count for the Canon G1X. I'm not sure if you …

Which Entry Level Camera For Both Close Up and Landscape? 
Hi Canon Geek, I'm tired of using my phone for unsatisfactory results and I am now looking for an entry level digital camera. If there is such …

Nikon or Sony Lens For Canon DSLR 
Would my Canon DSLR work with Sony or Nikon lenses? Hi Brandon, Thanks for your question about using a Sony or Nikon lens on a Canon DSLR. The quick …

Canon Playback Settings 
I don’t know if this is a silly question as I am a beginner but is there a way to stop a preview showing every time you take a photo? I find it takes …

Lens Misting Up (Stopping Blur) 
hi , i live in very humid conditions 40 degrees Celsius (40°C × 9/5) + 32 = 104°F. while we in the car aircon is on . then i get out to take a photo …

What To Upgrade (and Downsize) From Canon 80D? 
I have an 80D with 4 varied lenses. I am happy with it, but I really want something smaller. Some things I am considering: 1 - Purchasing the SL3 …

Mixing Speedlite 600EXii's and 580EXii's. 
"I have a ST-E3 Transmitter, two Speedlite 600EXii's and two Speedlite 580EXii's. Currently using the two 600's as radio slaves. Works fine. I'd also …

About Video Shooting With Canon 760D 
"When I turn my Canon 760D (Rebel t6s in the USA) to video mode and record a video it goes dark screen after few minutes. seems like the camera is …

Photo Quality With Canon 750D (Rebel T6i) 
"Hi, I am wanting help with the quality of my images. I have a Canon EOS750D but I am not sure what quality I should be shooting in? Even when i shoot …

Landscape Photos
Which Canon 24-70mm Lens
 
"I shoot primarily landscape photos. I am by no means an expert but a novice who's learning as I go along. After much online research, I've decided …

Lens Compatibility
On Canon T6 With a 28-70mm f/2.8 Lens
 
"Hello. My kid is a street photographer and her birthday is in July. I want to know before a buy her a new lens that it’s compatible with the Canon …

Canon Lens Vs Sigma 600mm Lens lens 
"I want to get the best zoom I can. I’ve looked into the Sigma 600. Is there a Canon lens for my 90D that would work as well?" Hi Lee Ellen, …

What Canon Camera to Take Wildlife Photos  
"Does a EOS 6D mark II have the capacity to take wildlife pictures?...if so, what lens would work the best on it?" Hi John, Thanks for your question …

Canon Speedlite 480EG Flash Bracket 
"I purchased a Canon Speedlite 480EG flash from Ebay not too long ago. This flash did not come with a bracket like all their other hand grip flashes …

Canon 6D Mark II Autofocus With Teleconverter 
"Hi, I have a sigma 60-600mm sports lens with the sigma TC-1401 teleconverter mounted on a Canon 6D Mark ii. I am unable to change or even see the …

Canon 200-400mm Super Zoom Replacement For Canon 100-400 Mark II  
I have a 100-400mm mk2 which is amazing. I am thinking of stepping up to a 200-400 with 1.4 ex. (tele extender) One thing that I have noticed is that …

Live View EOS 80D 
"Hi thanks for the Help. Perhaps you can help? I have everything enabled for Live View on my 80D and when I am in manual mode and shutter priority mode …

Canon Lens Stabilization Questions And Answer 
"(Photos taken from boats and IS) Does IS Image Stabilization do anything when you are taking a picture from a moving object of another moving object. …

Program shift on the Canon EOS M5 
"Hiya Bruce, Me again! Do you know how to get program shift on the Canon EOS M5? There's nothing about it in the manual! Regards, Terry." Hi Terry, …

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New crop sensor vs older full frame? 
Hi Canon geek, my name is Chris and i have been an photography enthusiast since the mid 80's. First camera i purchased was a Canon EOS (film of course), …

Canon SX Camera Questions And Answers By Canon Camera Geek 
Hello, I want to use the canon sx 50 as a webcam. How can I do that? What software do I need to load on my laptop? Hi Bonson, Thanks for the …

using powershot G15 while attached with hdmi 
Is there a way to set up a G15 to see live images on a Tv screen prior to shooting? Hi Paul, Thanks for your question about the Canon Powershot G15. …

Price seems  
Looking at a T5i with a 18-135 lens. Everyone seems to have it for around 850 except 2 places. One has it for 699 and the other 599. All specs seem …

Canon Lens Questions Answered 
Scenario: A room about 25' x 25'with 4 to 5 musicians playing. Common configuration of the percussionist on a slightly raised dais and the others in …

AE lock 
"I'm having trouble with the AE lock on my 6D. This is a setting/ button that I've never explored previously. Near the end of a shoot yesterday, …

card full status 
I've used 3 different cards, take one photo, states card is full?? I am using a EOS rebel T1i.any suggestions? Thanks for your question James. …

Uploading And Downloading Magnifying Images 
"I have a Canon Rebel XS. My question is after I take a picture, and I magnify the image, is there a way to save the image while magnified?" Yes, …

WHICH CAMERA TO BUY 
I have a tight budget, looking for cheap and best compact camera for video recording. which one is better, newly launched Canon IXUS 255hs ...OR... …

Canon G1X - looking ahead 
After many hours of research and your assistance I have decided on the G1X as my choice for our trip to Canada. My question is should I act now or should …

Focusing White Box on
Canon 6D Mark II Display Screen
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"I have the canon 6d mark ii for shooting video. The white box that focuses when you touch the screen turned black/gray and would not focus when I touched …

What (Canon) Camera Should I Buy Not rated yet
"My budget won't really allow me to buy a full frame camera upgrade. What is the best crop sensor canon camera for landscape photography, please? Many …

Canon Lenses On Canon Cameras Compatibility Not rated yet
"Are all Canon lenses interchangeable on all Canon DSL's?" Thanks for asking if all Canon Lenses Fit on all Canon Cameras. I'm assuming your question …

Rebel XS Camera As a Webcam Not rated yet
"Can you tell me if it’s possible to use my old canon EOS rebel xs dslr as a webcam?" Hi Jason Thanks for asking about using your Canon Rebel XS as …

CFast Memory Card's
Compatibility In Canon 5D Mark IV
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"Does a CFast Card work in the CF card slot of a 5D Mark IV?" Hi Nathaniel, Thanks for asking about the Canon 5D Mark IV and its ability to fit a CFast …

Uploading Canon SX160 lS Pictures to Laptop  Not rated yet
help me upload photos to laptop from camera? john H John, Thanks for your question about how to upload the pictures from your Canon SX160 IS to …

Pictures Uploading Out of Order on Canon 90D Not rated yet
I have a new Canon 90D that I love, but now my photos are always out of order when I try to upload them. I take hundreds at a time they’re even coming …

Canon R5 vs. R6 Durability Question Not rated yet
Hello, will the durability performance of the R5 and R6 come even close to the bulletproof ruggedness of my 5DM2 and 3....... Also, someone said the …

C100 Frame Glitch When
Using Zoom Knob on 24-105 Lens
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I’m using a Canon C100 camera and a 24-105mm lens and occasionally when I’m using the zoom wheel, it will glitch for about a frame. You can see it in …

Lens for Canon EOS 5Ds Not rated yet
"What is the best lens for the Canon EOS 5Ds? I have the 50mm, looking to buy a 18-55mm." Hi Lisa, Thanks for asking about the best lens for your …

Transfer Cable For Canon t3i Not rated yet
"I have not been able to enjoy my Canon Rebel EOS Rebel T3i for too many years and now have forgotten most of what little I had taught myself. I need …

Canon Pixma Printer Comparison Not rated yet
Good morning. I would just like to ask if there is a difference between a Canon Pixma TS3140 and Canon Pixma E3370. I am currently here in the UAE, and …

New Canon For Hiking With Optical Viewfinder Not rated yet
I like having a camera with me when I take off into the wilderness on hiking trips. I keep it attached to my pack, as I often have no more than 2-3 seconds …

90D HDMI Output Not rated yet
On the Canon 90D, the screen shuts down when an external monitor is plugged into the HDMI port. Can this be overridden? eg. Have both the Camera Screen …

Canon 70-200 f/2.8 IS III vs Similar f/4.0 for Canon 90d (or any crop sensor) Not rated yet
"I just purchased the Canon 90d and bought the ef-s 17-55mm f/2.8. I am looking at purchasing the Canon 70-200 f/2.8 is iii and I just read your article …

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Compatible Canon EOS 90D Lenses Not rated yet
"Will the 90D take an EF 100-400mm f/4.5-5.6L is II USM Lens 100-300 or any L series senses? How about the extender 1.4 or 2.0?" Thanks for asking …

Powershot SX Questions And Answers -2 Not rated yet
"How to change the warm and cool settings on a cannon (Canon) sx420 IS Hi Sharon, Thank you for inquiring on how to adjust colors on the Canon SX420 …

Canon EOS 5D3 Vs 6D Not rated yet
"Can you stack up the pros and cons of the 5D3 and 6D? I really like the 6D but they are both good cameras!" Hi Matthew! Thanks for asking advice …

Turn Canon g16 Into a Webcam Not rated yet
"How do I turn my Powershot G16 into a webcam ?" Thanks for asking about turning your Canon G16 into a webcam. That question is coming across my …

Downloading Pictures (From Canon t3i) to Computer Not rated yet
"I have an EOS Rebel T3i EOS 600D. Have do I download pictures to a computer?" Hi Paul, You have a few options on how to download the photos from …

Software That Tells M50 Settings like ISO F and Frame Rate Not rated yet
"Hi, I have Canon M50 and wondering if there is any software that tell which settings are used in this video? I know if you press the info button on …

Transferring Canon T7 Photos
to Maintain Quality of The mage
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which is the best way to transfer your images from the T7 to the computer. Would it be a card reader, USB cord, or Wi-Fi? Hi E, Thanks for your question …

Clean hdmi For Canon? Not rated yet
Hi Looking to invest in more cameras for my live stream setup. Currently streaming via usb, using the software Ecamm live, but in the future I want …

Purchasing used C300 Mark ii Not rated yet
Hello, Not sure if you can give a clear answer on this, but I'm thinking of buying a used C300 Mark II with roughly 1,200 hours on it. I know that's …

Film Camera Lenses From Canon AE-1 on Digital Cameras Not rated yet
Mark Wrote: I have a canon AE-1 ~ 35mm film camera. When digital came out I put it up. It had multiple lenses that I would like to be able to use on …

Focus Bracketing Not rated yet
Is there any plans for Canon to provide a firmware upgrade for the 5d mark iv that would include focus bracketing Thanks for your question, Paul, about …

My Canon t6 Camera Shot Down Not rated yet
Hello, so I have a canon camera rebel t6 when I put the micro sd card on it. it won't open. When I take it off, its work. What should I do? Hello Yousra, …

Canon EF Lenses on Canon EOS RP Camera Not rated yet
Is there any cropping happens in full frame sensor of EOS RP camera when using EF lenses (like EF 50mm f1.8 stm) ? Hi Lalin Thanks for your question …

Meaning of Fixed Camera Lens  Not rated yet
What is a fixed camera lens on the canon point and shoot six 620 camera? Thanks for your question about the fixed lens on the Canon SX620 HS. …

External Microphone on the G1x Mark 2 Not rated yet
My G15 and the G1x MK ll do not have an external mic input but I'm sure I read somewhere that the mic signals are available on the deep hot shoe connector. …

Canon 6D as Webcam? Not rated yet
I see that Canon has released their EOS Webcam Utility Beta, but it doesn't seem like it works with the 6D. Is there any workaround to be able to use …

Canon SX420 IS Questions And Answers Not rated yet
"Hi there, I would like to know if there's any way I can use my Canon Powershot sx420-IS as a webcam to do live stream on FB or Youtube?" Thanks …

Canon 6D remote Not rated yet
"I am trying to find a remote for the Canon 6D for more accurate photos on delay. Cannot find one. Any ideas? email: docliv@hotmail.com" Hi Marie, …

4k Cropping on the Canon XA45 Camcorder Not rated yet
"How to do 4k cropping on the canon xa45 please?" Thanks for your questions about cropping with your Canon 4k video camera, the Canon XA45 4K UHD …

What is The Best EOS Camera For a Beginner?  Not rated yet
"What is the best EOS camera for a beginner? " Hi Timothy, Thanks for asking for my thoughts about the best Canon EOS camera for beginners. It's …

Canon 5D Mark III AE Lock Button  Not rated yet
"Hi! I am currently experiencing some frustration with my Mark III. I used my AE lock button (*), and I have tried everything to turn it off. I shoot …

How to Increase Background
Blur on Canon EOS 3000D
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"How to increase background blur on canon eos 3000d camera." Thanks for your question about getting more background blur when using your Canon 3000D. …

Canon 60D Filmback Size
Differs in Photo vs Video Mode
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In my Canon 60D, when I set up my video settings to 1920 x 1080 (aspect ratio 1.7778), and I take a photo on the same mode, the image resolution is …

Keep Separate Exposure for Photo and Video on Canon 5D Mark IV Not rated yet
I have a canon 6D. I can change between video and photo mode and have different settings (iso, ss, exposure) in both, that's amazing because when shooting …

Problem Downloading Photos
From Canon EOS 1300D (Rebel T6)
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Hi Geek I am having problems downloading my photographs onto the PC. I work with a number of Canons and have found if i change the card and put it in …

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Tips For Taking Basketball Sports Shots
With Canon 80D for Special Olympics
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Using a Canon 80D and wondering about the light setting and how can I tell if the lighting is tubular LED or tubular fluorescent. And what setting …

Canon G15 Flash Not Working Not rated yet
Hi, I have had my G15 for a long time, the build in flash does pop up but doesn't flash at all and when I tried to take a photo with the flash, …

Canon 1DX II Custom Shooting Mode C1-C3 Not rated yet
"I can't get anything to go on C2 or C3. I'm trying to set it up so C1 is 120 fps and 1/250 shutter, and set C2 to 24fps and 1/48 shutter speed. I can …

Canon 1DX Mark II Video Recording Time Not rated yet
"I have a Canon 1 dx Mark II. How much recording time will I have at 4k /24fps on a cfast 256k card?" Thanks for your question about recording time …

View Modes and viewing previous pictures  Not rated yet
"When I take a picture it show the picture on the left and a graph on the right. How do I get it back to classic view mode? I don’t want the graph there. …

Unbrick (Repair) Canon 60D Not rated yet
How to unbrick my Canon 60D which was bricked during the firmware update. Hi Bibin Raju. Thanks for your question about unbricking your 60D and …

Canon Cameras and Lens Compatibility Questions and Answers Not rated yet
"I have a Canon Rebel t7i. I take pictures of my daughters school dance team. Competitions are held in school gymnasiums(poor lighting). I take continuous …

Selling A Canon EOS 40D-
Need to Know What It's Worth
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Hi, Hope you can ahead some light on this for me. I'm looking at selling my Canon Eos 40D with the following lenses. Canon efs 17-85mm image …

Printing Size From Canon EOS 5D Not rated yet
"Hello I have the Canon 5D, my image quality settings are set for JPEG medium (13M 4464x2976). Converting the images to 300dpi, I’m Wondering what …

Hot Shoe EVF For Canon G1x Not rated yet
"Hi Bruce, I read a review on amazon you wrote about a Canon EVF-DC1 Electronic Viewfinder on your canon g1x markii. My question is I have a Canon …

500D Camera Photo Frame on LCD Screen Not rated yet
"I have a question. I have a canon 500D Camera. Apparently someone changed the setting and now when i take shots the display screen shows a oval shaped …

Canon Vixia HF R800 Shut Off Screen Icons Not rated yet
I just purchased a Canon Vixia hf r800. We will be using this camera to display a live artists work on a screen. When we have the camera plugged into …

Canon 90d What Settings to Get More Than 1 FPS
(Fast Frame Rate on 90D)
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I keep seeing specs for canon 90d can get up to 11 FPS (frames per second ) when taking pictures. Just bought a canon 90d and new to dslr cameras. I …

How to Mount a Lavaliere Microphone
on the Canon XC15
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Just want to know the best way to mount a wireless lavaliere microphone receiver pack on the XC15 since the the camera comes with the MA 400 microphone …

Canon 5D Mark II Magnification Display  Not rated yet
"Hi I'm just wondering why my canon 5d MARK II display screen doesn't show the magnifying glass icon/setting underneath the magnifier whenever I view …

Canon 5DS Motion Blur With High Resolution Sensor Not rated yet
"I have read a lot about the Canon 5ds trying to find out if the high pixel density makes it harder to get sharp images due to more sensitivity to motion …

Camera Mount For Lightdow Super Zoom For Canon Rebel Not rated yet
"I purchased a Lightdow 420-800 zoom lens and it didn't come with a T mount. What kind of mount should I buy. What should I do I really want to use …

Depth of Field And Canon EOS 650 Film Camera Not rated yet
"Dear Sir, I have a Canon 650 EOS 35mm, haven't used it in years, my problem was never being able to get the 'Depth of field' setting to work for me. …

Recovery  Not rated yet
"Hello, What do you use for data SD recovery software? I forgot to format my card before the conference I’m filming today, and in between speakers …

Canon Rebel T7 Video Length, Playback, And Remote Trigger Not rated yet
"Hello, I have recently bought my wife a canon t7 to start her photography business and with us about to be going on vacation to the Bahamas. I'm …

Canon Elph 170 For Skype Webcam Not rated yet
Is there a software solution that will allow a Canon PowerShot Elph 170 to be used as a webcam for Skype on a Macintosh? Hi Fred, Thanks for your …

Is The Canon Speedlite 133D Compatible With EOS M50 Not rated yet
"is canon speedlite 133D compatable with eosm50' Hi Martin, Thanks for your question about flash compatibility with the Canon EOS 50M! The 133D …

How To Transfer Pictures/videos To A MACbook Air With USB Cable Not rated yet
"I am having the hardest time trying to transfer a simple video to my macbook air. I have the manual for the camera and nothing makes sense. I've also …

Camera & laptop backpack Not rated yet
I will be traveling to South Africa later this year and want to be able to take as much camera gear as possible. Which camera and laptop back would …

The Canon 5D Cameras - Questions Answered Not rated yet
What's the difference between the Canon 5DS and 5DS R. I am leaning towards the 5DS R but what's your recommendation? I also have lenses from my old …

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Canon Camera without Wifi or Bluetooth Not rated yet
Hi, i'm looking for a Canon Camera similar in spec to the Canon EOS 1300D DSLR but without Wifi or Bluetooth connectivity. Its for my place of work, …

Canon Digital Photo Professional Software - DPP Not rated yet
"Hello Bruce Great website. Interesting to see your product line up is similar to mine. First camera I got was A620, a fantastic camera and still …

camera error Not rated yet
"what does esp.SIM mean and why did my screen go black and unable to take a picture? thank you." Hi Susan, Thanks for your question. Can you tell …

Firmware Not rated yet
What is the procedure for updating firmware on my G3X using an iMac computer. I downloaded it now what do I do? Thank you Hi Mark! Thanks for …

Answers to Fix Canon Rebel t3i Issues Not rated yet
"hey, so I was taking a family photoshoot at the beach with my canon rebel T3i. Was trying to get a cool shoot laying down by the water, a big wave …

Canon EOS 70D Not rated yet
"I want a supplemental book for the EOS 70D that was purchased in December 2016. The Klostermann book was published in 2013. Will it cover the features …

Canon G7X Series: FAQ, Issues and Answers Not rated yet
"Have problem using WiFi to transfer photos to my laptop running Windows 10. Is there a way to transfer photos using a usb cable?" - Richard Hi …

Replace S3 IS? Not rated yet
"Looking to replace my S3 IS. Would like something smaller but still with zoom, manual mode and stabilization. Under $500 would be perfect but will …

Canon Rebel T6 Video Accessory Not rated yet
"Is there anyway to hook up an external microphone on the Canon Rebel T6? Whether you have to use an adapter or something.." Hi Mal, Thanks for …

Macro Zoom For Canon EOS 60D Not rated yet
"I take pictures of coins using a 60D mounted on a copy stand with a canon EF 100mm f/2.8 macro USM lens. I love the sharpness this lens provides. …

image browser ex Not rated yet
HI Taem, I have loaded Image Browser on my new computer. How do I download pictures from the USB stick. Cheers Kel Grigg Hi Kel, Thanks for your …

Questions On Canon 7D Not rated yet
We shot 100 images today and 4-5 of them look like a puzzle. The image is segmented and one part is lighter than the other. But the whole image is …

My Camera Zoom Not rated yet
"zoom moving in and out...then i get i get a message - zoom error" Thanks for your question. There really isn't enough information in your question …

Camera (Canon T5i) won't work Not rated yet
"I recently purchased a Canon t5i and it's been working fine. Yesterday I took many videos and started to edit them. At first, it was going fine, …

Battery Grip
for LP-E10 Batteries for a T6 Rebel
 Not rated yet
Trying to find out if Canon makes a battery grip for the T6 Rebel not I or S just T6 it has LP-E10 batteries. Thanks for your question Tony about …

Using a couple of cameras for piece to camera videos Not rated yet
"Hi. Came across your site through your comments on backlinko. I'm setting up small membership website which will house information videos to a niche …

Question On Canon Elph Camera Not rated yet
"Have you compared any of them?" Hi Atexmd, Thanks for your question about Canon Elph cameras. Unfortunately, I have not done any comparisons recently. …

Canon EF 70-200mm f/2.8L Not rated yet
"I am an intermediate amateur looking for a relatively fast lens for shooting sports in low afternoon light and under stadium lights. Here is my question: …

Power shot A 700 time/date mechanism Not rated yet
The time/date mechanism on Power shot A 700 is broken. It must be re-set every time I resume shooting after having closed down. Is it worth having …

Choosing a camera Not rated yet
I currently have the Canon 700D and looking to majorly upgrade. I'm willing to spend up to £1200 approx, and focus mainly on family photography (which …

Canon Battery Questions Answered Not rated yet
"My canon 70d battery icon is blinking red, how long do I have before it dies completely? Is there any way to charge it with just a usb cord? I don't …

Coloring Not rated yet
"Hi, I have the canon rebel t3i. it generally is good, but I am trying to take pictures of products like cosmetics or bottles and the color is very …

G1 x Not rated yet
Hi, Do you have a training video on macro photography for the Powershot G1 x? If not any text on how to use the features of the g1x. Thanks Theo …

cable to transfer photos from camera on to my computer Not rated yet
I HAVE BOUGHT A CANON IXUS 165 I NEED A CABLE TO TRANSFER PHOTOS TO MY COMPUTER THERE WASN`T ONE WITH THE CAMERA . TWO OTHER CABLES FOR MY OTHER …

Questions About Canon EVF Viewfinder Not rated yet
"Does the Canon EVF-DC1 Electronic Viewfinder work on the Canon EOS M" Thanks for your question Robbin! I think the quick answer is no. That's not …

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Recommendations for a budding photographer  Not rated yet
Hi Bruce, Our daughter is 18 yrs old and plans to attend a local college to earn a photography degree. We have a Cannon EOS 70D. (Bought it to take …

screen problems Not rated yet
i have a canon t3 and when i video tape or have the screen on for not a long period of time the screen gets thick grey and red lines. do you know whats …

t5i radio trigger of 600ex-rt Not rated yet
"Can a canon t5i trigger a 600ex-rt by radio when the 600ex-rt is off camera? I have watched a YouTube video that showed how to do it ( I could not …

Canon Rebel XTi Questions Answered Not rated yet
Hi could you please tell me if i can use the CF card when i put it in my comptutor it does not transfir the pictures that are on the card,i have a …

Remote for Canon Rebel T5 Not rated yet
Is the Canon Rebel EOS T5 compatible with any kind of remote? There is so little information about this that I can find - the T5i is, but I'm not sure …

M3 with EF adapter  Not rated yet
With EF 28-90 lens camera wants to focus on its own. Hi Ron, Thanks for your question to Canon Geek. Unfortunately, I don't understand your what …

Camera Memory Cards Not rated yet
What is the price range for the largest camera memory cards? Thanks for your question to the Canon Geek, Jack! The good news is that it's a great …

Cannon IR3230 usb printing  Not rated yet
How can I print from a USB on a Cannon ImageRunner 3230 ? Thanks for your question to Canon Geek. I have no knowledge or experience with Canon printers. …

580 exii Not rated yet
Hi Bruce, I hope you don't mind me asking you a question, but you have some of the same equipment that I do and I was wondering if you ran into …

Canon T50 Not rated yet
I have a Canon T50 that is in almost perfect condition that I am looking to sell. I have the working flash with it as well. Could you please tell …

Thread Converter Not rated yet
I have a Canon DSLR and want to use a wide angle lens from a 35mm Pentax. Is there a converter? Hi Mike, thanks for your question. I've never …

Canon Camera Shutter Question and Answer Not rated yet
How do I set a shutter delay on a Canon EOS Rebel 1000D Thanks for your question about the Canon EOS 1000D, also known as the Canon Rebel XS. …

Cameras 700D(t5i) vs Canon 60D Not rated yet
which is better canon 60D or canon 700D?? Thanks for your question Prajwal. I like both of these cameras. They do have similar performances in terms …

questions-about-canon-flash Not rated yet
I HAVE A CANON EOS 600D, I AM LOOKING TO GET AN EXTERNAL FLASH WHICH ONE WOULD YOU RECOMMEND NOT EXPENSIVE Hi Prim, thanks for your question …

The Compact And Powerful Canon G1X Cameras Not rated yet
I love my g12, it does everything I want with still photography, but my wife does not like the video. With a young active son to "document," the video …

TX1 camera is showing upside down images on screen Not rated yet
Hello, My Canon TX1 camera when switched on is showing upside down images on the LCD screen. Therefore I am not able to either click pictures or take …

Cameras wifi  Not rated yet
Hi, I have been looking at the G1x ii . I would like to use it on a 17m mast for real estate photography . To make sure the wifi range doesn't drop …

Canon EOS 1N (film camera) Not rated yet
Hi, I need a replacement LED screen and top glass for my 20 year old canon EOS 1N. It's a really great film camera but I cannot find replacement parts. …

images going straight to hard PC Not rated yet
Hi I want to shoot without a memory card and have My images go straight to my computer. I have no idea what to do. My camera is EOS 5D. Thanks …

camcorders Not rated yet
What is a good choice for camcorders used to film sporting events such as a soccer game. I would need something that could be used at the halfway line …

"Feature Guide" Not rated yet
I have a Canon t4i. I really like the feature guide that comes up when you turn your camera to the different modes. I have checked my settings and I …

screen uncontrollably flipping Not rated yet
I've had my Canon 60D for about a year and a half. It has started doing this thing where the image on the screen is upside down. Sometimes it acts confused …

Low light AND Zoom Not rated yet
Just back from our trip to Canada and Alaska and my photos on the S120. Just a great camera for lowlight and overall performance. But, I found I was …

Printing photos Not rated yet
I have a Canon digital camera. I can view pictures That I took in video mode by mistake. However, when I took memory card to have photos printed were …

Canon Rebel - Focus on Auto Not rated yet
My Canon Rebel will no longer take pictures when set on Auto. It's ok when taking manually? Bob Hi Bob, thanks for your comment to Canon Camera …

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EOS 1 DX Not rated yet
Hey! I would like to know if its possible to send photos directly from the camera to a Linux FTP server. regards T. Hi T. Thanks for your question. …

EOS M Not rated yet
I've read your info on the up-coming M3 and criticism of the AF system on the EOS M. Just how bad is it? I'm considering an EOS M - current prices …

CompactFlash memory  Not rated yet
Went to Iceland and the first days pictures were put on a SanDisk Extreme III CF card. Can see pics on card on camera but can't download them from the …

How syncronize a canon 270ex ii and t4i Not rated yet
A few days ago I buy a 270EX ii flash, to try to make light effects due to wireless flash capability . I have a camera t4i/650d , I try every possible …

Canon Powershot G12 Questions Not rated yet
What are the recommended settings for taking images to display on a website. Can you recommend any instructional videos about photographing artwork? …

slow motion video Not rated yet
I have a canon HF38 HD video camera. Can this camera be used to video in slow motion?? Thanks for your question to the Canon Camera Geek, but I have …

Replacement for Canon Powershot Pro 1 Not rated yet
I am going to a family Wedding at the end of June. I had a Canon Powershot Pro 1 camera which was broken on Holiday. I need a replacement and saw on the …

Repair question Not rated yet
I bumped my canon 50mm 1.4 and the focus ring bent and now it is stuck between infinite and 1.5... How much will it cost to get it repaired? Is it worth …

photos for Ebay Not rated yet
Just bought Canon Power Shot A2500. What do I need to get photos from camera to computer? Do I need a memory card also? Thanks! (Walmart said I …

manual mode Not rated yet
while in manual mode, some times my 5D II won't take the shoot. is it because the settings are too way off or what? Thanks for your question …

Canon S120 or G16 Not rated yet
I am finally down to the next to last post for purchasing a cousin to my EOS 1100 D. After many hours of searching and listing my "wants" as per you …

Shutterspeed Not rated yet
While taking pictures in manual mode sometimes in low light conditions my 600D refuses to increase the shutter speed past a certain point. It happens …

Mic for Canon Vixia rf400 camcorder?  Not rated yet
Can I use a MXL V67G Large Capsule Condenser Microphone with my Canon Vixia rf400 camcorder? How? Thanks! Hi Les, Thanks for your question about …

Quality-compatibility-and-canon-book-questions Not rated yet
When i take a picture i am not happy with the quality what could i do to improve it Thank you for your question, Gerush. It is a common goal for …

6d Not rated yet
Any thoughts reviews on the 6d? Hi Walter, thanks for your question about the Canon EOS 6D. In a nutshell, if you can afford it, it is a great …

Canon G15 or G1X Camera Comparison Not rated yet
After your initial assistance i have finally narrowed it down to the G15 or the G1X. Have spent many an hour researching and reading reviews so i am …

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