Having problems with your Canon EOS Digital Rebel XS / 1000D IS Digital Camera ?

New Camera, no picture on screen

\015 Just got a new Cannon, Rebel XS, EOS. Followed set up directions, can not get the LCD screen to come on untill after the photo is taken. No preview on screen prior to photo. Tried everything, never had this kind of camera.\015

Answers :

You can use live view, to preview the picture before its taken....\015\012check the manual to turn on live view\015\012then press the center ok button to turn on live view\015\012
\015\012this is for cannon 1000d....hope this works
This is normal for this camera. Think about it. The CMOS chip can't see through the mirror. After the shot is taken the electronic shutter exposes the CMOS chip and makes an image just like exposing film on a film type camera. Once you get used to it you may like it better. In outdoor or bright light situations it's difficult to view the LCD screen to frame the shot anyway.
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