Having problems with your Konica Minolta Dynax 5D / Maxxum 5D Digital Camera ?

Hi!! I inherited a Konica Dynax Maxxum 5D it takes great pictures, but I can't figure out how to get the LCD monitor to show the picture I am taking...it is on a blue screen with functions and settings, but I can't find where in those settings to change it back to seeing the view by looking at the screen, I always have to look through the view finder to shoot a pic. Hope you can help, Thanks a lot, Cath


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To see the picture you want to take on the screen, your camera needs to have a feature called "live view". I'm not sure if your camera has that feature. It's a relatively new feature on more expensive cameras. Check your owner's manual.
Without sounding cheeky I don't know what the other reply is talking about as I have a camera which is 6 years old and was not that expensive and I can view what I'm taking on the LCD screen. The link below provides a manual for your camera which should show you how to do this and I'm sure will come in useful for other things too
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