The EOS 20D's menu system has a very similar layout to the EOS D30/D60/10D apart from bringing it a little more in line with the appearance of the latest PowerShot digital cameras. The menu is still split into three categories (red, blue, yellow) which is indicated by the colored scroll bar down the right edge of the menu. You can press the JUMP button to skip to each section.
Shooting Section (Red)
Values / Actions
| Large / Fine
Large / Normal
Medium / Fine
Medium / Normal
Small / Fine
Small / Normal
RAW + Large / Fine
RAW + Large / Normal
RAW + Medium / Fine
RAW + Medium / Normal
RAW + Small / Fine
RAW + Small / Normal
- 3504 x 2336 JPEG Fine
|Red-eye on/off|| Off
|Enables the use of the AF / red-eye lamp just before a flash shot.|
|Enables auto focus confirmation beep. Also used for self timer.|
|Shoot w/o card|| On
|Allow shot to be taken without CF card inserted.|
|AEB|| +/-2 EV
1/3 or 1/2 EV steps (C.Fn 6)
|Configures auto exposure bracketing.|
|WB Shift / BKT
| Shift: B9-A9, M9-G9
Bracket: BA+/-3, MG+/-3
|Configures WB shift and WB bracketing.|
| Set custom WB||Select image for custom WB.|
|Color temp.|| 2800 - 10000 K in 100 K steps||Select Kelvin WB temperature.|
|Color space *|| sRGB
| Parameter 1
- Preset: con +1, shp +1, sat +1
Playback Section (Blue)
|Protect mode, allows you to browse images either in a single image or thumbnail view and mark each image as protected (or un-protect). This simply sets the read-only flag on the CF card filesystem.|
|Rotate mode, again, this can be performed in either single image or thumbnail index view. This option allows you to rotate an image on-screen by 90 or 270 degrees. Doesn't actually rotate the JPEG file, but marks its orientation.|
|Allows you to create a DPOF print order file, this defines which images will be printed, how many copies of each, what format etc. For use with compatible printers or photo finishers.|
|Start an automated slideshow of images on the CF card, delay between each image is preset at four seconds.|
|Review time *||Select the record review time: 2, 4, 8 sec or Hold (as long as the shutter release button is held down).|
Setup Section (Yellow)
Values / Actions
|Auto power off|| 1 min
|Sets camera power off time, this is the amount of "idle time" before the camera powers itself off. In the power off state the camera can be woken by half or fully depressing the shutter release (or turning the power switch to Off and back to On).|
|Auto rotate|| Off
|When enabled the camera will display shots taken in the vertical orientation rotated.|
|LCD Brightness|| -2 to +2||Sets the LCD backlight strength.|
|Date/Time|| Set Date & Time
Set Date format
|File numbering|| Continuous
|Controls the numbering method used for filenames.|
|Select menu language.|
|Video system|| NTSC
|Select video system for video out connector.|
|Communication *|| Normal
|Sets USB communication protocol.|
|Format||Format the CF card|
|Custom Functions||Set up custom functions||(See below)|
|Clear settings|| Clear all camera settings
Clear all custom functions
|Clears camera settings and or just custom functions|
|Sensor clean|| Cancel
|Select OK to flip up the mirror and open the shutter to allow you to clean the sensor. Power Off once done.|
|Firmware||Select to load new firmware from CF card||Also shows current version, on our pre-production camera; 1.0.2|
* New or changed
|Dirt Hose by poppyjk|
|European bee-eaters by drvanger|
from A Big Year - birds
|Fat Is Beautiful Guinea 2008 DP by MarioSS|
from - Fat is Beautiful - (Woman's Portrait n Black and White+ A Border)
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