Questions tagged [canon]

Canon Inc. is a prominent manufacturer of cameras and lenses including EOS DSLRs and PowerShot compact cameras.

Filter by
Sorted by
Tagged with
1
vote
0answers
88 views

Auto focus won’t work in viewfinder on Aperture priority mode

My camera (Canon Rebel t7i) won’t auto focus in manual or aperture priority mode in viewfinder. (It works perfectly in liveview) Maybe it’s important to say that I’ve never shot in manual mode so I ...
1
vote
4answers
239 views

Why I am unable to focus at all while using ND filters

Lately, I am unable to focus with ND8 AND ND10 filters put over the kit lenses of my Canon1300D camera. Whenever I try to focus, it allows me to only reach to a point where the subjects are only ...
-1
votes
1answer
94 views

Why is my dSLR sometimes not letting me take a photo?

I’ve just gotten a Canon 800D/T7i and I'm having issues using it. Sometimes when I try and take a photo it won’t let me. Can someone tell me why? What’s the best mode to be taking photos in?
2
votes
3answers
132 views

Did I ruin my film when I opened my Canon Sure-shot telemax film camera?

I have a Canon Sureshot Telemax point-and-shoot camera, with automatic rewind (I think it’s automatic rewind). I’m new to film cameras and accidentally opened the back after I finished the roll, and ...
2
votes
3answers
463 views

How do I avoid overexposure using a shoe-mounted flash outdoors?

I shoot with a Canon EOS 77D and have a 430EX III-RT flash. Whenever I use the flash outdoors to compensate for lighting the photo are overexposed. I shot in Av with ISO 400, then 200, 1/200 sec ...
1
vote
2answers
42 views

Error message on Canon Sureshot

I’ve just gone to use my Canon Sureshot zoom 70 for the first time, the film loaded ok and the flash seemed to be working but when I pressed the shutter button the picture didn’t take and an E came ...
0
votes
3answers
107 views

Canon EOS 800D battery problem

I would like to know if you have some experience with following problem. When I insert my fully charged original battery in Canon EOS800D the camera does not start at all. Even the indicator for ...
3
votes
4answers
117 views

What kind of lighting gear should I consider for macro shooting?

Next week I will receive a Canon EOS 6D Mark II. It's my first camera. I have also bought the Canon EF 100 f/2.8L Macro IS USM lens. I am very interested in doing macro photography. My question is ...
-1
votes
1answer
25 views

What type of battery is used for the Canon EF Adapter XL for Canon XL-2 and XL-1 DV Camcorders

Please provide full battery specifications if you can for the Canon EF Adapter XL for Canon XL-2 and XL-1 DV Camcorders to mount EOS Photo Lenses BH #CAEFAXL1 • MFR #3162A002
1
vote
2answers
53 views

K&F Concept ND2-ND32 Neutral Density Filter for Canon EF 100mm

I am not quite sure whether this filter: K&F Concept ND2-ND32 Neutral Density Filter will fit this lens: Canon EF 100mm f/2.8L Macro IS USM The thing that I am not quite sure is here in the filter ...
0
votes
1answer
64 views

Shadow line on all my photos with Canon 70D

I am trying to figure out what could be causing this line on all my photos. It is not always dominant, but it is annoying. Can anyone recommend what is causing this? Here is an image of the sensor ...
2
votes
1answer
44 views

I have a white and pink line on my LCD screen

I was shooting a wedding video for a client and during the reception they had lasers where the DJ booth was for the dancing. As I was filming for around 25 minutes I realized that all of a sudden I ...
0
votes
0answers
55 views

Canon 16-36mm f2.8 EF manual focus not working

I bought a used Canon EF 16-35mm f2.8 where the auto focus works fine, but manual focus isn't working. The focus ring is not stuck, so that isn't the problem. Any ideas to what it can be?
1
vote
1answer
148 views

Canon 100D focusing screen

I have a canon 100D/SL1. I was swapping my lens today and when removed the lens I noticed something fell, turns out it's the focusing screen. However I powered on the camera and took some pictures and ...
0
votes
1answer
95 views

Canon EOS 2000D: Where is the built in flash?

I am planning to buy the Canon EOS 2000D camera. I know it has a built in flash but I don't know where it is (I also looked in the specifications/other sites)? Is it a pop-up flash in the top and ...
0
votes
0answers
309 views

Affordable camera for a macro photography

Which cheap camera fits better for taking a macro photos of static objects: PCB boards, electronic chips, various small hardware? Basically, the camera will be fixed on a copy stand. I'm considering ...
0
votes
0answers
24 views

AF point focus shifted Rebel T5i/700D [duplicate]

I have a rebel t5i/700d and focus via touching live view works fine. But using the focus points via view finder does not work properly. I manually selected the center one and the picture is blurry in ...
1
vote
2answers
58 views

T4i battery charged by USB?

I would like to charge my T4i battery in camera with a USB cable. Can I do that or do I need a special USB cable? If so is there a solar charger it can connect to? It's for a 14-day river trip.
2
votes
1answer
194 views

Taking shots of myself on a Canon 1DX Mkii

I have a Canon 1DXMkii. I'm trying to take a shot of myself, but if I use the timer and run around to the front of the camera, it doesn't refocus on me - it stays focused where it was when I press ...
1
vote
1answer
86 views

Dismissing red frame in close up [Canon EOS M50]

Is there a way to take a shot even though the red frame indicating out of focus appears? When I am trying to take a picture few inches away from something the red frame appears. Someone asked similar ...
2
votes
1answer
69 views

My Canon EOS 500 Film Camera has all of a sudden stopped working

My Canon EOS 500 camera used to be my dad's for many years before he gave it to me. I've been using it for a couple of months now and it has been working fine. Last week I went to use it again but ...
0
votes
0answers
31 views

Telephoto lens suggestions [duplicate]

I currently have a Canon EOS 70D &in the market for a telephoto lens. For moon shots etc. Tried 2 different lenses a Rokinon 135 f20 lens too big for me & a 500-1000mm manual. The end results ...
0
votes
2answers
196 views

Converting Canon 100D to WiFi

I can control my Canon 100D and store images on my laptop via a USB connection. I want to set up my camera outside and control it and see the images from inside without trailing a long cable. I have ...
0
votes
1answer
94 views

teleconverter for a Canon Powershot SX50 HS

I have a Canon Powershot SX50 HS camera and use it a lot for bird photography ( goes up to 200mm). Is it worth getting a X2 teleconverter lens or will the loss in image quality offset the ...
1
vote
1answer
275 views

My photos are fully white, how can I recover the image?

All photos I took while travelling faced the same issue: they are fully white. Why is that? And can I recover an image from this photo? I have included a sample below.
1
vote
2answers
62 views

What triggers are needed to fire a YN568ex III for canon 80D?

I have a Canon 80D and a Yongnuo 568EX III. I'm thinking to buy a remote flash trigger for the setting, but not sure what will work. I read about Yongnuo YN622N Kit, but I'm not sure it will work with ...
1
vote
1answer
95 views

Connecting my Godox SK400 II with my Godox X1R-C Receiver

Okay, so I finally want to delve into flash photography. But I'm having the hardest time connecting my Godox SK400 II with the X1R-C Receiver. According to the product features, the SK400 II has a ...
7
votes
3answers
1k views

How to efficiently stop metadata being in my photos?

For privacy reasons, I would like to ensure that any photos I publish do not have any metadata in them. At the moment, I'm deleting the EXIF data via copy-and-paste in Photoshop, which is a very ...
1
vote
1answer
170 views

Canon 70-300mm blurry wide open at infinity - stars and distant lights

I'm having a problem with Canon T1i + Canon 70-300mm USM IS lens at 300mm and wide open at f/5.6. Shutting night sky with a tripod I started noticing that the stars and planets are forming a "...
3
votes
3answers
206 views

How to avoid clogging / drying out of an inkjet printer if it is not used over a longer period of time?

I am planning to purchase an inkjet printer: either an a Canon imagePrograf Pro-1000 or an Epson SureColor SC-P900. During the first few weeks I will have some printing jobs. But then the printer will ...
1
vote
2answers
97 views

Picture looking sharp in Live View mode, then losing sharpness after picture has being taken

Since recently I am experiencing an issue with the sharpness of my images. I am using canon 70D with a macro lens for shooting jewellery and I need to have a very clear picture to capture the ...
2
votes
1answer
62 views

Analog film camera not taking multiple pictures

I have recently purchased a Canon Sure Shot AF-7 which appears to be in excellent condition. However, when I do not have film in it the shutter, flash etc. works perfectly well but after loading the ...
1
vote
1answer
80 views

Canon T7i- won’t power on

My 3 year old Canon T7i suddenly decided to stop turning on. I’ve tried everything including powering the battery fully replacing the battery twice changing the lense switching the microswitches on ...
2
votes
2answers
230 views

Why does my lens aperture stop working a few hours after attaching the lens?

I recently purchased a used Sigma 105mm f2.8 DG OS Macro lens, and when I tested it during the purchase everything worked fine. A few hours later when I tried it again, I noticed that my pictures were ...
0
votes
0answers
16 views

How to tag photos with GPS data from log files? [duplicate]

I own a Canon 77D and a Canon GP-E2, which logs GPS location (I know I can embed the GPS tagging during shooting, but I didn't do it). How do I enrich my photos (saved in RAW format) with the GPS data ...
2
votes
3answers
713 views

What speed lights are compatible with canon 2000d? I can’t find any

I’ve been looking for a speed lite compatible with my canon 2000d but I can’t seem to find any! If anyone knows of any of much appreciated It.
3
votes
1answer
51 views

Broken memory card cover Canon 7D markII, is there an override?

The memory card cover on my Canon 7D markII has broken off. I am unable to replace it at the moment but need to use my camera. Is there a way to override the automatic off setting for when the card ...
1
vote
1answer
149 views

Is there way to print 1:1 image on Canon Selphy CP820?

I have Canon Selphy CP820 (model not matter actually) and want to print image without any scaling and cropping. Original paper is proprietary 148x100mm. It prints at 300dpi. But when I trying to print ...
2
votes
2answers
1k views

Canon EOS R or R5 with EF-S lens

Next month, I will buy a canon EOS R5 for concert photography. I will be short on money for some months or even a whole year because of this investment. I have a lot of EF-S lenses and some EF lenses ...
2
votes
2answers
81 views

What hotshoe flashes are compatible with my Canon EF film camera?

I'm looking for a hot shoe flash for my old Canon EF analog film camera from the 70s. Any ideas? Is there anything I should specifically look at to make sure it's compatible? 1973 Canon EF film camera
1
vote
2answers
626 views

How do I stop my canon selphy cp1300 from printing out dull looking pictures?

The original pictures are very bright but whenever I print them out, they come out looking duller than the original. I only brought this printer last week and I was so excited to get it I do not want ...
1
vote
2answers
111 views

Recreate Canon In-Camera HDR with RAWs in Lightroom or Photoshop

as some of you might know, using the HDR mode with a canon camera results in three exposure bracketed RAW files after which the camera unavoidably creates a merged JPG on scene as well. To be fair, ...
0
votes
0answers
23 views

How do I fix “Lens error” for my Canon A430? [duplicate]

I found this camera, a Canon Powershot A430. I've been trying to fix it and I don't know how so I turn it on and it says, "lens error, restart camera". I don't know what to do. I've tried to ...
0
votes
0answers
23 views

What chemical to use to clean Canon AE-1 Program? [duplicate]

I’m usually using rubbing alcohol and I don’t know if I’m supposed to be using it and I want to be careful and know what to use instead. I’ve tried looking it up but couldn’t get a clear answer.
0
votes
3answers
329 views

Canon EOS 5D Mark 1 needs too much light?

I got a hand-me-down a while back and it is a Canon EOS 5D Mark 1 with the Canon EF 24-105mm f/4 L IS USM lens. I've taken a couple of photography classes but I'm no expert in cameras themselves. ...
0
votes
2answers
159 views

Reduced color gamut on outdoor video with Canon EOS RP

I am trying a new DSLR camera for shooting video. I set white balance to automatic and the result seems to have a poor color gamut compared to either a Nikon DSLR shot outside or to the Canon shot ...
1
vote
1answer
446 views

Canon 70D max supported SD card size

I've just went through the Canon 70D manual and couldn't find any reference regarding the supported SD card sizes. Is there a max supported size limit for the 70D? I want to purchase a 256GB card and ...
3
votes
1answer
58 views

Should I keep a wrecked Canon EOS Rebel t6s (760D) as repair pieces for a 80D?

I've got a Canon EOS Rebel T6s (760D) which stopped working after its electronic start system was destroyed by a fall. It also has some dead pixels, so I decided not to fix it. I was thinking about ...
3
votes
3answers
103 views

Canon 5DS Manual Focus Assist in Live View

I know that some cameras have a type of manual focus assist where it will highlight areas that are in focus when you manually focus. I am curious to know if there is a way to do that on my Canon 5DS ...
1
vote
1answer
241 views

Is a Canon 18-200mm lens a good idea?

Currently I have a T7, and I don't like the non-versatility of the kit 18-55mm lens, i.e. I need more focal range. Is a Canon 18-200mm lens a good option for a replacement? I've seen a lot of reviews, ...

1
2 3 4 5
49