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Is my canon eos 400d broken?

I just bought a canon eos 400d when i am taking pictures am i supose to use the lcd to view and focus the object that i am taking picture of? or i will just use the viewfinder to focus and then lcd to view the image afterwards? thank you in advance...

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Re: is my canon eos 400d broken?

This is a Digital SLR With SLR cameras you can only use the viewfinder because the image comesi nto the lens and up to the viewfinder via a mirror. When to take a pic the mirror flips up[usually with a crash] and the image goes to the CCD- afterwards you will get an image briefly in the LCD.

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