Having problems with your Canon EOS 400D / Rebel XTi Digital Camera ?
Canon Rebel XTi over exposes images in auto setting
\015 Canon Rebel XTi over exposes images when set on automatic or P. Have already reduced the exposure manually and it still over exposes. Only way to fix is to manually set shutter speed. How can I correct this problem or is it a technical issue that needs to be repaired?\015
Try in reset the camera to factory settings.
\015\012If still you have a problem, then try with a different lens.
\015\012If still you have a problem, then try with a different lens.
Repair Help & Product Troubleshooting for Canon EOS 400D / Rebel XTi Digital Camera
Tips for a great answer:- Provide details, support with references or personal experience .
- If you need clarification, ask it in the comment box .
- It's 100% free, no registration required.
Suggested Questions/Answers :
Canon Rebel XTi over exposes images in auto setting
Try in reset the camera to factory settings.\015\012\015\012If still you have a problem, then try with a different lens.\015\012\015\012\015\012Best regards, ... Canon EOS 400D / Rebel XTi Digital Camera
I have a canon rebel xti. Some of my images are soft...not too soft, but a little. If I upgraded to canon 40 D slr, would my pictures be sharper, like around someones eyes, assuming I keep the lens, aperture settings, and shutter speed, and ISO the same? In other words,is an amateur photog. like myself going to be able to take better pictures with a different camera body...the 40 d vs. the rebel xti? thanks, dr john [email protected]
I have a Rebel XTi and take professional images. It could be that your lens isn't as sharp as it should be or your sharpness settings in the camera are set low. ... Canon Digital Cameras
I use a Quantaray lens af ld 70-300mm 1:4-5.6 tele-macro(1:2)@62 with my Canon eos Digtal Rebel xti. I have used the camera and the lens together very well for about a year and a half. Just recently with this lens set aat normal and the camera set at af(auto focus)the lens trys to focus and will continue to search for the correct focus setting with out taking the picture. Also the lens appears to be darker when I look through the viewer. I have a Canon EFS18-55mm lens which is operating correctl
... Digital Cameras
Resolution I have a Canon Rebel XTI. Here is my problem. I took some senior pictures and then downloaded them onto my computer so that I could order them from my lab. The largest size that I could order was a 5x7 because of the resolution. What am I doing wrong. I have my camera set for the highest setting and I am using full auto. Can you tell me what may be affecting the resolution?
I suspect that what you have done is upload the thumbnails to the lab and not the actual picture.(check the sizes in kb) As fertobar says even at the lowest resolution setting the 400d is more than capable of printing out decent 5x7s. ... Canon EOS 400D / Rebel XTi Digital Camera
I have a problem with the color of the pictures that comes out of my canon dslr 400d rebel xti. when i take pictures and compare it with other canon dlsr, my picture looks dull and lifeless. it also the same when compared to a nikon dlsr. i have use all the settings from custom to auto...what will i do?
Hi there,the common difference between canon and nikon is the color they produce. you can try to change the White Balance setting on your Canon to the suitable mode e.g cloudy, tungsten, daylight, etc.if you still feel that the pict ... Canon EOS Digital Rebel XS / 1000D IS Digital Camera
I own a Canon EOS Rebel XTi. This camera is unpredictable; i.e., I never know when it will decide not to record an image. I have reset it many times to the manufacturer's default settings, and then it SOMETIMES works, but then for some reason stops recording images. I have started to always carry a second camera (a point & shoot). However I am enrolled in a number of photography classes in the new year where I need an SLR. Is this camera issue serious or something I can fix? Thanks.
Okay at least the memory card isn't locked or it wouldn't be taking any pictures. Couple things one is did your format the memory card before using it? Do you format the memory card after downloading pictures to the computer? Do you just unplug the U ... Canon EOS Digital Rebel XTI Digital Camera
Error 5 ! Canon Rebel Xti w/ 28-135mm It was working fine! had it for 10 day's and after about 560 images taken ( 4 gig flash card ) The message read : "The built in flash auto pop up was obstracted... turn it off and on again..same problem. any simple tip ? solution ? or take it back to the dealer. I appreciate your Help ! Peter Toronto
\015\012Try the scotch tape or masking tape technique: get around two to three inches long sticky tape, stick about an inch above the flash housing, turn on the camera, hold the remaining tape upward , shoot the came ... Digital Cameras
ON MY CANON REBEL XTI THE AUTO FLASH DOES NOT POP UP...AND THE CAMERA SEEMS TO SHOOT THREE PICTURES IN RAPID SUCCESSION....SOME TIMES THE THREE IMAGES ARE RECORDED ..SOME TIMES NOT.
That is a common problem.\015\012\015\012First of all, there might have been something really blocking the\015\012built-in flash from popping up when required. For me, it was the bill\015\012of my baseball cap.\015\012\015\012 ... Digital Cameras
Restore default settings on canon rebel xti - Canon EOS 400D / Rebel XTi Digital Camera
... Canon EOS 400D / Rebel XTi Digital Camera
Was shooting full length portraits and my Canon D40 seemed to randomly auto focus on various parts of the image...I would like the entire image in focus...do you think I have a setting wrong .. I am shooting on auto ...so I cant understand why only parts of the image are in focus. Please advise !
Hi Judee,It is about adjusting the settings.Click on the link below and watch the video to know more detailed information about your CameraClick here - > ... Canon EOS 40D Digital Camera
Very poor definition on unsharpened converted raw files to tif format,on my Canon 1DS MKII through Image browser.A number of tests have been carried out under controlled conditions.Both location and studio at an ISO of 100,using a tripod and various Canon L series optics.The results when looking at 100% magnification are poor in both manual and auto focus modes,as indeed are the images when printed out at A3.All the files have been shot without any post sharpening this has been set at zero on t
Hi mike,I would like you to visit this site that i hope will be helpful.www.dphotojournal.com/canon-ef-24-105mm-f4l-is-usm/ ... Canon Digital Cameras
Image quality Hi. When I'm taking photos and set my exposure manually on my Canon 20D, the image looks right exposed on my LCD screen, but when I download all the photos on my PC, all the photos are VERY DARK. This takes lots of time for me to edit it and then after I've got the right brightness on my PC I discovered that the image quality is VERY BAD!!! There is lots of noise on the image. Can someone help me to find a solution to correct the exposure on my camera, so that I can save time on my
Hello there,\015\012\015\012If you are correctly metering the exposure of your photos, and you suspect it may be the camera, try resetting the camera to its default settings using the menu. Clearing all the custom functions as well can sometime ... Canon EOS-20D Digital Camera
Canon Rebel xti - auto focus problem
AI should be focusing. You really can't change many settings when you are shooting in auto mode. Is the lens in AF mode?I'm sure you have long since returned from vacation!Hope this helps! ... Canon EOS 400D / Rebel XTi Digital Camera
I have a Canon Rebel XS that I just purchased a month ago. I have taken very good care of it. I took several pictures yesterday, but when I turned it in this morning it wouldn't take a picture. It flashes rapidly, but won't focus. The only setting I ever use is the auto focus setting, and I've checked to make sure it was still set, but still it won't take a picture. I am out of town and I don't have my manual, so I can't troubleshot on my own. :( Can you help?
Clear all camera and custom function settinf from menu option four and click clear setting and clear both setting and try out ... Canon EOS Digital Rebel XS / 1000D IS Digital Camera
My Canon EOS Rebel XS digital camera has suddenly stopped taking pictures. It will not focus even though it is on the auto focus setting. The first set of numbers are flashing and there is a flashing dot behind the ISO 800. It was working fine when I used it one time and then the next time it wouldn't. I can view pictures, but cannot take them on any setting except A-DEP and it's not focused even then. Please Help!
Try cleaning the contacts on the camera body and the lens where they meet with a cotton swab lightly dampened with rubbing alcohol. ... Canon EOS Digital Rebel XS / 1000D IS Digital Camera
Canon 400D, Auto setting, images too dark
Automatic settings are not useful in all conditions. The built in flash is not good over 20 ft. Under low light conditions, an external flash is better option, but it costs additional too. Remember that shooting under low light conditions is always a ... Canon EOS 400D / Rebel XTi Digital Camera
Focusing problem I have a canon Rebel XTi and in all the autofocus settings the camera won't take a picture, it seems to not be able to focus. When i set the camera into manual focus the focusing ring doesn't move, or seems to be locked. How do i fix this?
Hi everyone. I had the same problem with my 400D. It refused to focus. On manual focus I could take pictures though, but not on Auto focus. What happened was I cleaned the mirror with a piece of soft cloth, the spring hooked onto th ... Canon EOS 400D / Rebel XTi Digital Camera
EOS Utility I purchased a Rebel Xsi, and installed the software. Upon connecting my camera to my computer, and launching the EOS Utility, the options to download the images, select images, or camera settings are shaded out. In order to transfer pictures, I have to go into "My Computer", open up the camera and copy and paste it. I have updated all of the software from Canon's website with the June 2009 updates, and the problem persists. Thanks for the help.
I got the same problem updating the EOS Utility. The version on the original SXi CD is 18.104.22.168. The upgrade is version 2.6.1. I suggest you to uninstall all the updated software. Or at least the EOS Utility. Go to the folder <C:\\Documents and Se ... Canon EOS Rebel XSi Digital Camera
Canon auto focus lens will not operate - Canon EOS 400D / Rebel XTi Digital Camera
If lens has AF/MF switch, make sure it's set to AF. Check/clean connectors between camera and lens. Try with good light source. ... Canon EOS 400D / Rebel XTi Digital Camera
On a Canon 450 D. Camera takes images in Basic zone (full auto, portrait, macro, night scene & no flash) but when moved into creative zone (p,Tv, Av, M, A-Dep) the shutter remains open for 30+seconds and when it closes no image is recorded on the card. Is it a camera setting or a fault?
Hi,\015\012It sounds like the 'mirror up' option is selected since the mirror will stay up for 30 seconds then close and it wouldn't be active on any of the basic settings. You'll want to go into your settings menu and disable mirror lockup. If you n ... Canon EOS 450D Digital Camera
Shadow on image yet nothing in front of camera. It is in the middle at the bottom edge of the image. It only appears when I set the lens so that it is all the way in at 17. I have a canon ef-s 17-55 f2.8 lens. If I move it to say 20 it disapears. Camera is rebel xsi.
Most likely it is dirt/dust on inside the lens. If it is in the bottom of the picture, the dirt will be on the top edge of the lens. If it is inside the lens, you will probably not be able to clean it your selves. ... Canon EOS Rebel XSi Digital Camera
Hi all, I wonder if you can supply some advice regarding a Sigma17-35mm lens I purchased earlier in the year. Basically if I use the automatic or 'P' setting on my Canon EOS 30D camera the image is over exposed by 1 to 2 stops. If I use the same functions with my Canon 18 -55 kit lens the exposure is correct so I would presume the camera is not causing the problem. The only way I can get a correct exposure with the Sigma lens is to compensate manually for each shot. Please note the exposure p
Try your EOS in AV (aprature value) mode. You should be able to adjust your aperature value in 1/3 or 1/2 steps dependind how you have your Custom Functions set in your camera's menu. Possibly the lens you purchased is for an EOS 35mm. If you use a 3 ... Sigma Digital Cameras
I have a Canon EOS Rebel T1i and am trying to set the ISO and White Balance while in the Full Auto Mode, but can't view the settings on the LCD screen. What am I doing wrong?
Nothing, in full auto mode you can't adjust allmoust anything. If you want to "play" with adjusting some elements you simply need to use some other camera setting other than full auto more. \015\012Full auto is simply "point and shoot" for people wit ... Canon EOS 500D / Digital Rebel T1i Digital Camera
Canon rebel xti focus issues
This does not seem to be like a problem in settingsplease use a different lens and try the same ... Canon EOS 400D / Rebel XTi Digital Camera
I have a one year-old Canon Rebel XTi. Overall, the picture quality is consistent with the 10.2 megapixel capability. But, using the automatic setting, virtually ALL of my pictures are so dark (even with a flash) that they require added contrast and fill-light when reviewing them. I've talked to other owners of the same camera and they DO NOT have the same problem. Do you think there is a correctable problem to address? Or, is it possible that there is an inherent issue with the camera and
Got the info from this page:"you can set (flash) compensation about +2/3 to 1 stop and pictures look good" ... Digital Cameras