Canon EOS 3 User Manual (en)

Major Specifications
Multiple exposures:
Max. 9 multiple exposures. Cancels automatically after all
multiple exposures are taken. (Cancelable and resettable at
any time.)
■ AF
TTL-AREA-SIR with a CMOS sensor
Focusing points:
Area AF with 45 focusing points (Custom Function can limit
this to 11)
AF working range:
EV 0-18 (at ISO 100)
Focusing modes:
(1) One-Shot AF: Autofocus stops when focus is achieved.
AF lock enabled. Shutter releases only when focus is
(2) Predictive AF with AI Servo AF: Tracks subject
movement up to the start of exposure. Predictive AF
enabled. The shutter can be released at anytime
regardless of focus (predictive AF control takes effect
during continuous shooting), no in-focus indicator (blinks
at 8 Hz only if AF fails).
(3) Manual focusing: Enabled with the focusing ring when the
lens focus mode is set to MF (or M).
(4) Manual focusing: Enabled with the electronic focusing
ring during continuous shooting (except during film
In-focus indicator:
Lights in viewfinder (
●) and beeps. (Beeper can be disabled.).
Focusing point selection:
(1) Automatic selection: Focusing point camera-selected.
(2) Manual selection: Focusing point manually-selected.
(3) Eye-Control selection: Focusing point eye-selected.
AF focusing point indicator:
Superimposed focusing point in viewfinder
AF-assist beam:
Emitted automatically by the attached EOS Speedlite when
■ Shutter
Vertical-travel, focal-plane shutter with all speeds
Shutter speeds:
30 to 1/8000 sec. in 1/3-stops, X-sync at 1/200 sec.
Shutter release:
Soft-touch electromagnetic release
Electronically-controlled with 10-sec. or 2-sec. delay. Lamp
blinks (2 Hz, then 8 Hz for the remaining two sec.). Self-timer
countdown on LCD panel. Self-timer cancelable by turning the
main switch to L.
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