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David Busch’s Canon® EOS 5D Mark II: Guide to Digital SLR Photography by David D. Busch

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Chapter 7. Customizing with the Shooting and Playback Menus

The Canon EOS 5D Mark II is undoubtedly the most customizable, tweakable, fine-tunable camera Canon has offered professional and non-professional users alike. If your camera doesn’t behave in exactly the way you’d like, chances are you can make a small change in the Shooting, Playback, Set-up, and Custom menus that will tailor the 5D Mark II to your needs. In fact, if you don’t like the menus, you can create your own using the clever My Menu system.

This chapter and the next will help you sort out the settings you can make to customize how your Canon EOS 5D Mark II uses its features, shoots photos, displays images, and processes the pictures after they’ve been taken. As I’ve mentioned ...

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