EOS Digital Rebel T3 SLR

EOS Digital Rebel T3 SLR

Playback Screens & Menus

By


canon_t3_play_picture_info.gifTo enter playback mode, you simply press the blue Play button on the back of the T3. When you do so, the camera will show the last image/video captured, or the last file viewed. When in Play mode pressing the DISP. button controls the amount of information displayed on the LCD from: minimal info (aperture/shutter speed, file and image numbers), complete exposure info (mode used, ISO aperture/shutter speed, metering, picture style, file size, etc.) and a brightness histogram, extended info with the RGB histograms, and no information at all (no shown in the above animation).


canon_t3_play_index.gifIn order to help you quickly search through stored images/files, the T3 includes an Index display option. This is accessed by pressing the AE/AF Lock button (the star button with the checker board type icon in blue), and will display an index with 4 small thumbnails. Pressing the Index button again changes to 9 thumbnails per page. You can then navigate through the files here 1 by 1 using the 4-way controller, or using the control dial will select through 4 or 9 images at a time.


canon_t3_play_zoom.gifTo critically inspect photos, the T3 offers a Magnify option. The AF point selection button (the magnifying glass icon) is used to access this option. Each time you press the button the image is magnified more until you reach the maximum of 10x. At any step you can scroll around inside the image using the 4-way controller.


canon_t3_play_menu.gifPlay menu options:
  • Protect Images - Protect/unprotect images
  • Rotate - Manually rotate portrait mode images
  • Erase images - Select and erase images or All images on card
  • Print Order - Set DPOF printing information
  • Histogram - Select Brightness or RGB histogram
  • Image Jump w/main control dial - 1 image, 10 images, 100 images, Screen, Date, Folder, Movies, Stills, Image Rating
  • Slide Show - Start and automated slide show playback
  • Rating - Rate Images
  • Ctrl over HDMI - Enable or Disable



canon_t3_play_movie.gifVideo files are played back full screen with VCR-like controls by simply pressing the SET button. Just select the control you wish to use and press the SET button again. When playing back movies in-camera, sound is heard through the built-in speaker, and rotating the main control dial controls the volume. You can play back video on your HDTV set using the optional HDMI cables.


canon_t3_play_movie_edit.gifYou can also edit movies right in the camera, by selecting the scissor icon when playing back a movie.




Visitors of Steves can visit the stores below for real-time pricing and availability. You can also find hot, soon to expire online offers on a variety of cameras and accessories at our very own Camera Deals page.

Buy related cameras and accessories from Amazon.com
Related Product Description Price
Canon EOS Rebel T3i DSLR Camera Body Celltime Exclusive Bundle with Canon 18-55mm IS II Lens + Commander U.V. Filter + Extra High Capacity Battery + Spider Flexible Tripod + Deluxe Camera Case + High Speed 16GB Memory Class10 Card + Celltime Starter Kit + Accessory Bundle Kit Canon EOS Rebel T3i DSLR Camera Body Celltime Exclusive Bundle with Canon 18-55mm IS II Lens + Commander U.V. Filter + Extra High Capacity Battery + Spider Flexible Tripod + Deluxe Camera Case + High Speed 16GB Memory Class10 Card + Celltime Starter Kit + Accessory Bundle Kit $1,199.00
Fujifilm X30 Wi-Fi Digital Camera (Black) with 64GB Card + Case + Flash + Battery + Flex Tripod + Kit Fujifilm X30 Wi-Fi Digital Camera (Black) with 64GB Card + Case + Flash + Battery + Flex Tripod + Kit $599.99
Canon EOS Rebel T5i Digital SLR with 18-55mm STM Lens + ExpoFiber Starter Kit Canon EOS Rebel T5i Digital SLR with 18-55mm STM Lens + ExpoFiber Starter Kit $599.99
Fujifilm X30 Wi-Fi Digital Camera (Silver) with 64GB Card + Case + Flash + Battery + Flex Tripod + Kit Fujifilm X30 Wi-Fi Digital Camera (Silver) with 64GB Card + Case + Flash + Battery + Flex Tripod + Kit $599.99
Nikon D5200 24.1 MP CMOS Digital SLR with 18-55mm f/3.5-5.6 AF-S DX VR Lens (Black / Import) + EN-EL14 Replacement Li-on Battery  + Rapid Travel Charger + 32GB SDHC Class 10 Memory Card + 52mm Macro Close Up Kit + 52mm Wide Angle Lens + 52mm 2.2x Telephoto Lens + 52mm 3 Piece Filter Kit + 52mm UV Filter + Full Size Tripod + External Flash + Digital Carrying Case + Mini HDMI Cable + SDHC Card USB Reader + 6pc Starter Kit  + Memory Card Wallet + Lens Cap Keeper + Bonus Nikon DVD! Bundle Nikon D5200 24.1 MP CMOS Digital SLR with 18-55mm f/3.5-5.6 AF-S DX VR Lens (Black / Import) + EN-EL14 Replacement Li-on Battery  + Rapid Travel Charger + 32GB SDHC Class 10 Memory Card + 52mm Macro Close Up Kit + 52mm Wide Angle Lens + 52mm 2.2x Telephoto Lens + 52mm 3 Piece Filter Kit + 52mm UV Filter + Full Size Tripod + External Flash + Digital Carrying Case + Mini HDMI Cable + SDHC Card USB Reader + 6pc Starter Kit  + Memory Card Wallet + Lens Cap Keeper + Bonus Nikon DVD! Bundle $599.99
Canon EF 75-300mm f/4-5.6 III Telephoto Zoom Lens for Canon EOS series of Digital SLR Cameras + 10pc Bundle Deluxe Accessory Kit Canon EF 75-300mm f/4-5.6 III Telephoto Zoom Lens for Canon EOS series of Digital SLR Cameras + 10pc Bundle Deluxe Accessory Kit $199.00
Canon EOS Rebel T3 (1100D), T5 (1200D) SLR Digital Accessory Package Including .43x Wide Angle Lens, 2.2x Telephoto Lens, 3 Piece Multi-Coated Filter Kit, 2 Replacement LP-E10 Batteries, Slave Flash, 8GB SD Memory Card, Card Reader, Lens Cap Keeper, Carrying Case, Full Size Tripod and Cleaning Kit Canon EOS Rebel T3 (1100D), T5 (1200D) SLR Digital Accessory Package Including .43x Wide Angle Lens, 2.2x Telephoto Lens, 3 Piece Multi-Coated Filter Kit, 2 Replacement LP-E10 Batteries, Slave Flash, 8GB SD Memory Card, Card Reader, Lens Cap Keeper, Carrying Case, Full Size Tripod and Cleaning Kit $149.95