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David Busch’s Canon® EOS 50D Guide to Digital SLR Photography by David D. Busch

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Chapter 4. Customizing with Set-up, Custom Functions, and My Menus

In the last chapter, I introduced you to the layout and general functions of the Canon EOS 50D’s menu system, with specifics on how to customize your camera with the Shooting 1, Shooting 2, Playback 1, and Playback 2 menus. In this chapter, you’ll learn how to work with the three (count ’em) Set-up menus, the Custom Functions menu, and how to assemble your own roster of favorite menu listings with the My Menu feature.

If you’re jumping directly to this chapter and need some guidance in how to navigate the 50D’s menu system, review the first few pages of Chapter 3. Otherwise, you’re welcome to jump right in.

Set-up 1, 2, and 3 Menu Options

There are three amber-coded setup menus where ...

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