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We have put together a selection of useful articles from recent issues of EOS magazine, to help you get to grips with your EOS system. Browse through the topics below for articles currently available. We add a new article every month or so – sign up to EOS magazine mail to receive the latest additions.
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Canon EOS accessories
The Canon EOS system is vast and there are hundreds of small accessories designed to help you improve your photography.
The essential filter for improved images
CANON REMOTE CONTROLLER RC-6
A small versatile remote for under £20
CANON BLUETOOTH REMOTE BR-E1
Near-range remote control with Bluetooth
DIOPTRIC CORRECTION LENSES
Sharpen your view with this simple solution
Give yourself a little more reach
More power to your EOS camera!
Don't let lens flare spoil your images
Get even nearer with Canon's special lenses
What does SWC mean? Where did the name EOS come from? Find out all this and more in our EOSpedia section.
Look at what makes your EOS DSLR tick...
...learn how your mirrorless camera works.
What effect does sensor size have on lenses?
What is Image Stabilisation and how does it work on your Canon lenses?
The specialist lens for architecture and more
CANON SUBWAVELENGTH COATING
What's special about the SWC lens coating?
STM: STEPPING MOTOR TECHNOLOGY
Canon's clever solution to overcoming lens noise in Movie Mode
Knowing how your camera works will improve your photography skills tremendously – here are a few useful articles on how to set up your EOS camera and make the most of the functions available.
PICTURE STYLE: AUTUMN HUES
Enhance your autumnal colours and shots
FLASH VS. HIGH ISO
When does flash still have the edge?
BACK BUTTON FOCUSING
Get greater control over autofocus
Capturing long exposure shots
DUAL CARD SLOTS
File freedom with two media cards
Keep it sharp with this handy feature
Keep your horizons straight with this feature
SHUTTER BUTTON ACTION
An overview of this simple yet critical function
Look after your camera with our tips for cleaning and performance.
Shift dirt and dust from your camera sensor
Check how your battery is holding up
EOS EXPOSED TO THE ELEMENTS
What to consider in inclement weather
CANON PROFESSIONAL SERVICES
Support at the top level for your camera gear
More EOS gear
In addition to Canon's own range of accessories, there are other small bits of kit which can enhance your photography
Turn your lens round to enter the looking glass
Digitise your slide collection
What to look for with nearly new gear
Software and firmware
Learn more about Canon's own EOS Solutions, plus how to update your in-camera software, known as firmware.
How to update your EOS camera's firmware
CHECK YOUR FIRMWARE
See whether you're on the latest version
WHY USE DIGITAL PHOTO PROFESSIONAL?
Reasons to use Canon's own RAW converter
Put some movement in your shots