Question about Canon EOS 400D / Rebel XTi Digital Camera
Here's your answer:
This camera as with the majority of other DSLR's is UNABLE to display the image while you are trying to take it. There is a mirror in SLR's that blocks the sensor; you can only see the image through the eyepiece. This is a good thing. Using the screen on the back does not give you as clear of a picture or as an approximate image.
Some newer DSLR's like Canon's 40D/ Nikon D300 are capable of displaying the image on the screen but the camera is much slower when using this mode (it must close the mirror then re-open it before exposure happens). Its ONLY preferred when shooting on a tripod.
So to answer your question - you can't do it with your XTi. Period. Sorry. (not that, thats a bad thing though).
Posted on Mar 18, 2008
a 6ya expert can help you resolve that issue over the phone in a minute or two.
best thing about this new service is that you are never placed on hold and get to talk to real repairmen in the US.
the service is completely free and covers almost anything you can think of (from cars to computers, handyman, and even drones).
click here to download the app (for users in the US for now) and get all the help you need.
Posted on Jan 02, 2017
Tips for a great answer:
Mar 02, 2015 | Canon EOS Rebel T3i 600D SLR Digital...
Mar 09, 2011 | Canon EOS Digital Rebel XS / 1000D IS...
May 22, 2009 | Canon PowerShot SD1000 Digital Camera
Apr 19, 2009 | Canon Digital SD900 / IXUS 900 Ti Digital...
Mar 24, 2009 | Pentax K200D Body only Digital Camera
Nov 06, 2008 | Fuji FinePix S700 Digital Camera
Aug 20, 2008 | Nikon Cameras
Mar 20, 2008 | Canon PowerShot A75 Digital Camera
Feb 06, 2008 | Canon PowerShot A450 Digital Camera
Dec 09, 2007 | Canon PowerShot A70 Digital Camera
166 people viewed this question
Usually answered in minutes!
Step 2: Please assign your manual to a product: