Canon EOS 1DS MARK II 9443A009 Instruction Manual (en)

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1
Select the self-timer mode. 
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Hold down the <
W
> and <
Q
>
buttons and turn the <
6
> dial to 
select the desired self-timer mode. 
Then let go of the buttons. 
2
Focus the subject. 
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Look in the viewfinder and press the 
shutter button halfway to check that 
the focus confirmation light is on and 
the exposure setting is displayed. 
3
Take the picture. 
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Press the shutter button completely. 
s
The self-timer lamp will start blinking 
to indicate that it is counting down. 
The lamp’s blinking will become faster 
two seconds before the picture is 
taken. 
Self-timer Operation
k
: 10-sec. self-
timer
l
: 2-sec. self-
timer
Do not stand in front of the camera when you press the shutter button to 
start the self-timer. Doing so will throw off the focus. 
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Use a tripod when you use the self-timer. 
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To cancel the self-timer after it starts, set the <
4
> switch to <
2
>. 
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When using the self-timer to shoot only yourself, use focus lock (p.67) for 
an object at about the same distance as where you will be. 
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The 2-second self-timer is effective for close-ups or photo duplicating 
work to prevent camera shake (camera movement while the shutter 
button is pressed).