Exposure compensation, Turn on the quick control dial switch to <on, Set the exposure compensation – Canon EOS 7 User Manual
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Changing the standard exposure level set by the camera during picture
taking is calied exposure compensation. Just turn the
dial and look
at the viewfinder. You can set the exposure compensation up to ±2 stops in
Turn on the Quick Control Dial
switch to <ON>.
Press the shutter button halfway
to focus the subject. (t?i4)
Check the exposure level.
Set the exposure compensation
• Turn the <0> dial to set the desired
• Turn the <
> dial while pressing the
shutter button halfway or within 4 sec.
after pressing the shutter button
halfway and letting go.
• You can also refer to the LCD panel
while setting the exposure
• The < + > side indicates an
overexposed amount, and the < - >
side indicates an underexposed amount.
amount ^................n.............> amount
• The exposure compensation amount
set is retained even after the Command
Dial is set to <®® >.
• To cancel the exposure compensation,
set the exposure level indicator back to
■-i’’ After setting the exposure compensation amount, turn the Quick Control Dial
switch to <OFF> to prevent inadvertent turning of the Quick Control Dial (thereby
throwing off the exposure compensation amount set).