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David Busch’s Canon® EOS M Guide to Digital Photography by Lee Sheldon

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Initial Setup

This section helps you become familiar with the important controls most used to make adjustments. You’ll also find information on charging the battery, setting the clock, mounting a lens, and making diopter vision adjustments. If you’re comfortable with all these things, skim through and skip ahead to “Activating Your EOS M” in the next section.

The initial setup of your Canon EOS M is fast and easy. Basically, you just need to charge the battery, attach a lens, and insert a memory card. I’ll address each of these steps separately, but if you already feel you can manage these setup tasks without further instructions, feel free to skip this section entirely. You should at least skim its contents, however, because I’m going to list ...

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