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Canon rebel, digital EOS

Hi there,
I'm new to cameras and just received this one as a gift. I'm a little confused because the image doesn't show up on the screen while before you take the picture, or during taking the picture. It does however allow me to review the picture on the screen AFTER i've taken it. All other digital cameras I've had, allow you to see the picture you are about to take on the screen, before you take it. I'm not sure if something is wrong with the camera, or if this is how this particular camera works. 
any help would be appreciated!
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Welcome to the world of Digital SLRs.
There is nothing wrong with the camera. This is how an slr camera works. you don't get to compose the image on the display, you do it through the view finder. you then get to see the image a short time after it's taken. the duration can be changed in the settings.
you then press the right arrow button. one above dustbin on left. to see all the pictures you've take.

hope this has clarified things for you.

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