Canon EOS 3 User Manual (en)

Basic Operation
(1) Halfway pressing
When the shutter button is pressed
halfway, autofocusing (AF) is activated
to focus the subject. Autoexposure
(AE) metering is also turned on to set
the correct shutter speed and aperture
which is displayed in the viewfinder
and on the LCD panel for (
(2) Complete pressing
This releases the shutter and takes the
picture. After the frame is exposed, the
camera advances the film
Using the Electronic Dials
There are three ways to use the <
> dial:
1. Press and hold down a button and turn the <
> dial while looking
at the LCD panel. When the button is released, you can take a picture.
1Hold down a button...
2then turn the <
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