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Canon Tutorials

 Hi I am new to this forum; after looking at a number of threads and, having posted a comment on Speedlites, I have been impressed by the many helpful responses. However, after some further research I came across a number of tutorials produced by Can...

Solo by Contributor
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Can I scan documentsto my computer without using a USB cord?

dlivrd1 by Apprentice
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Best Camera for Documentary work?

Hello, I am looking for a camera to make a documentary. I have looked at the Canon 70D while using a zoom capture device for sound. I recently looking at the Canon XA25, would this be better? And do I need to use an external capture device for sound?...

i cannot get my canon mx410 to fax or scan why?

My canaon 410m does work on scan or fax, at first all worked well, however when i pull up "print or Scan" the scan word does not appear as it once did. only the printer will work. I have  a Ma dek top practically new. we need these services for our r...

Resolved! Speedlite 580EX II problem in E-TTL mode

Hi, My speedlite has recently started to produce underexposed photos in E-TTL mode. Compared with previous photos the difference is about 2/3 - 1 full stop. I have conducted a number of tests using my EOS 40D and a 24 - 105 EF f4/L IS USM lens. I hav...

Solo by Contributor
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SteadiCam Rigs

I bought the new 70D and want to shoot more moving video with a smoother shot. I'm a little confused as to which type of stabilizing system I should get first. I'm seeing GlideCams, SteadiCams, Spider Steadi and Stabilizing Handle types. (I saw the M...

Digimik by Contributor
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Resolved! Camera, lens and strap.

Hello guys! Based on your experience, what's the heaviest lens you can mount on Canon 5diii and safely carry with the strap attached to the camera? I know lots of people do that with 70-200 f2.8 ii (~3 pounds) or 85 1.2ii (~2 pounds), but what about ...

kparseg by Contributor
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CD/DVD Label

What is the best paper to use for a Canon MG 5420 when you are making labels for DVD/CD. Is there anything that has to be adjusted to make sure it is with in the parameters of the disk. I have tried it with an older printer and was always off for som...

Dale1966 by Apprentice
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Focusing DSLR for landscape panorama

I would like to know the best method for focusing DSLR camera for taking a sequence of shots to be merged into a landscape panorama.I know that the basic idea for a landscape panorama is to hold the exposure absolutely  same for all the individual fr...

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