Canon 7DMKII Setup

December 04, 2014  •  1 Comment

My Canon 7DMKII Settings

The default settings for the Canon 7DMKII are not terribly useful.  I make these changes:

  • Shoot1 Image quality = RAW
  • Shoot2 Color space = Adobe RGB
  • Shoot3 Picture style = Neutral, Sharpness = 4
  • Shoot3 High ISO speed NR = OFF
  • Shoot3 Highlight tone priority = OFF
  • Shoot5 AF method = Flexi/zoneAF
  • AF4 AF area selection method = Main dial
  • AF5 AF microadjustment = ON (and set for each lens)
  • Play3 Highlight alert = Enable
  • Play3 AF point disp = Enable
  • Play3 Background grid = 3x3
  • Play3 Histogram disp = RGB
  • Play3 Magnification = 8x
  • SETUP2 Auto power off = disable
  • SETUP2 Viewfinder disp = show everything
  • SETUP2 GPS = Enable everything except GPS Logger, updates = 15 sec
  • SETUP3 Rate btn function = Protect
  • SETUP4 Copyright information = Enter name and copyright fields
  • C.Fn1 Bracketing sequence = -0+
  • C.Fn1 Safety shift = ISO
  • C.Fn1 Same expo. for new aperture = ISO
  • C.Fn3 Multi function lock = Main dial and quick control dial
  • Custom controls Shutter btn = Metering start
  • Custom controls AF-ON btn = Metering and AF start, AF operation = AI servo
  • Custom controls AE Lock btn = Metering and AF start, AF operation = AI servo, Area selection = 65 pt AF
  • Custom controls DOF preview btn = One shot <> Ai servo
  • Custom controls M-Fn btn = AE lock
  • Custom controls Set btn = Set ISO
  • Custom controls Main Dial = Av
  • Custom controls Quick Control Dial = Tv
  • Custom controls Multi controller = Direct AF point selection
  • Custom controls AF area select lever = Exp compensation
  • My Menu tab 1 - Format card
  • My Menu tab 1 - Battery info
  • My Menu tab 1 - Expo.comp./AEB 
  • My Menu tab 1 - Number of bracketed shots
  • My Menu tab 1 - Date/Time/Zone
  • My Menu tab 1 - Mirror lockup
  • My Menu tab 2 - AF Microadjustment
  • My Menu tab 2 - Tracking sensitivity
  • My Menu tab 2 - Accel.decel tracking
  • My Menu tab 2 - AF pt auto switching
  • My Menu tab 2 - GPS/digital compass settings
  • My Menu tab 2 - Custom controls
  • My Menu tab 2 - Auto power off (disable when need instant AF at all times)

Unfortunately there is not a save settings option for the 7DMKII.


Comments

1.Kevin Petersen(non-registered)
I brought a new Canon 7DMKII and i was confused abut the best appearance settings. Now here i got it and it works cool.
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