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Nikon D40/D40x Digital Field Guide

Nikon D40/D40x Digital Field Guide is filled with everything you need to know in order to take amazing photographs using your Nikon D40 or Nikon D40x. This full-color portable guide walks you through the essential controls, features, and functions of your Nikon D40 or D40x digital SLR using step-by-step instructions and full-color images of each menu screen. This robust guide not only shows you how to adjust white balance, autofocus, exposure, and choose lenses, it also teaches you when and why you should adjust each of these key settings. The Nikon D40/D40x Digital Field Guide goes beyond camera settings to offer you a refresher guide to the principles of digital photography, covering the essentials of lighting, composition, and exposure. Filled with amazing examples, this book also presents you with a variety of tips and tricks to capturing portraits, candids, sports, travel, macro photography, and much more. Nikon D40 Digital Field Guide

Nikon D50 Digital Field Guide

Whether you're a dedicated photographer on a budget or a serious hobbyist, the Nikon D50 will open new doors for you. You already know it's packed with features and reasonably priced; now learn to use all its tricks. This indispensable guide takes you step by step through everything the D50 can do. Better yet, it teaches you professional techniques for using lenses and lighting and taking top-quality shots. This is the book that belongs with you on every shoot. * Use the Quick Tour to get familiar with your camera and start shooting * Learn when to use each of the D50's seven DVP modes * Explore metering techniques, ISO settings, and white balance * Experiment with exposure, lenses, and lighting effects * Delve into formulas for setting up and composing more than 25 different types of photographs * Take the confusion out of downloading and editing your photos. Nikon D50 Digital Field Guide

Nikon D60 Digital Field Guide

As an introductory level digital SLR, the Nikon D60 offers one-button simplicity using the Auto function or countless options using the more complex manual controls. Nikon D60 Digital Field Guide is filled with everything you need to know to capture amazing photographs using your Nikon 60. Starting with a Quick Tour, which will help you use your Nikon D60 straight out of the box, this book will help you graduate from using the Auto function in every situation to using the more complex manual controls with confidence.

This full-color portable guide walks you through the essential controls, features, and functions of the Nikon D60 digital SLR using step-by-step instructions and full-color images of each menu screen. This robust guide not only shows you how to adjust white balance, autofocus, exposure, and choose lenses, it also teaches you when and why you should adjust each of these key settings. Additionally, the Nikon D60 Digital Field Guide goes beyond camera settings to offer you a refresher guide to the principles of digital photography, covering the essentials of lighting, composition, and exposure. Filled with amazing examples of actual Nikon D60 photography6, this book also presents a variety of tips and tricks to capturing portraits, candids, sports, travel, macro photography, and much more. Nikon D60 Digital Field Guide

Nikon D70 Digital Field Guide

Congratulations! You have one of the most versatile, feature-rich digital SLRs on the market, and this full-color guide helps you make the most of it. Learn how to set up your Nikon D70 or D70s and adjust it for every subject and circumstance. Get professional advice on choosing lenses, composing more than twenty-five types of shots, even downloading and displaying your photos. Wherever your imagination takes you, take this book along.

Use the Quick Tour to Best Prices for the feel of your camera right away Shift easily between semi-automatic and manual modes Work with flash and available lighting to achieve different effects Explore special lenses like macro, vibration reduction, and teleconverters Discover the secrets of perfect action, business, portrait, or nature photography Make downloading and editing problem-free Nikon D70 Digital Field Guide

Nikon D80 Digital Field Guide

Having trouble putting down your Nikon D80 long enough to read the manual? Slip this convenient, full-color guide into your camera bag instead. You'll find big, clear color photos to help you identify the camera's many controls, complete information on using each button and dial, and breathtaking examples of the results. Then discover step-by-step recipes for shooting terrific photos in more than 15 specific situations. This indispensable guide is like having a personal photographic assistant.

Test-drive your Nikon D80 with a Quick Tour. Learn to efficiently operate all your camera's controls. Review photographic basics like exposure, lighting, and composition. Explore different types of lenses. Discover the appropriate lens, ISO setting, aperture or mode, shutter speed, and lighting for a variety of subjects and situations. Get expert tips on downloading and editing your photos. Order today so you'll have this go-anywhere guide along wherever you go. Nikon D80 Digital Field Guide

Nikon D90 Digital Field Guide

Capture spectacular images, even video, with your D90

Your Nikon D90 is simply revolutionary the first dSLR that also lets you shoot live HD video straight from the image sensor by using Live View. With so much to know about this remarkable camera, you'll want to take this book along on every shoot. It covers all the settings, modes, and menus; explores the applications for every available lens; guides you through lighting essentials; and provides advice for capturing great still and video images in a dozen situations. Learn to compose your photos with the LCD monitor for clear, vibrant shots Shoot high-quality video, even in low light, with excellent sound quality Make the most of the versatile AF-S Nikkor 18-105mm VR lens Use Nikon's Creative Lighting System Explore professional secrets for getting great shots of people, landscapes, products, wildlife, and pets Nikon D90 Digital Field Guide

Nikon D200 Digital Field Guide

You've been waiting for an affordable dSLR with the quality and versatility of the Nikon D200. Packed with great techniques and full-color examples, this book helps you take advantage of all the D200's features. From the Quick Tour on how to use your D200 to the intricacies of setting white balance, working with the flash, converting NEF, and shooting superb images in more than twenty common situations, it's all here - and it goes anywhere you and your Nikon can.

* Get a clear understanding of your camera's challenges and advantages * Choose the right shooting, exposure, and focus modes for each type of shot * Use extended ISO and noise reduction * Explore how various lenses can enhance your work * Work with different flash options and available light Nikon D200 Digital Field Guide

Nikon D300 Digital Field Guide

Citing the Nikon D300's high-ISO performance, sophisticated autofocus system, 6 frames per second shooting speed, and an astoundingly sharp 3-inch LCD screen, all for less than $2,000, PopPhoto declared the Nikon D300 the camera of the year for 2007. Nikon D300 Digital Field Guide is filled with everything you need to know in order to take amazing photographs using your Nikon D300. This full-color portable guide walks you through the essential controls, features, and functions of the Nikon D300 digital SLR using step-by-step instructions and full-color images of each menu screen. This robust guide not only shows you how to adjust white balance, autofocus, exposure, and choose lenses, it also teaches you when and why you should adjust each of these key settings. The Nikon D300 Digital Field Guide goes beyond camera settings to offer you a refresher guide to the principles of digital photography, covering the essentials of lighting, composition, and exposure. Filled with amazing examples, this book also presents a variety of tips and tricks to capturing portraits, candids, sports, travel, macro photography, and much more. Nikon D300 Digital Field Guide

Nikon D700 Digital Field Guide

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With the Nikon D700, you've stepped up to a high-performance camera. The possibilities offered by its 12.1-megapixel, FX-format CMOS sensor are exhilarating. This guide helps you take full advantage of every feature you paid for, offering clear and comprehensive directions for setting up the camera, choosing modes, selecting lenses, and much more. With detailed guidance for working with lighting, exposure, and depth of field plus advanced shooting techniques for many different situations, it's your camera's perfect partner. Customize the D700's settings and learn how to use them all Maximize Live View and use single-point and dynamic-area autofocus Explore original, optional, and custom picture controls Investigate wide-angle lenses, VR and DX lenses, filters, and lens accessories Learn secrets for getting great shots of sporting events, concerts, wildlife, products, and people Nikon D700 Digital Field Guide

Nikon D5000 Field Guide

Get to know your D5000 and unlock new possibilities

With outstanding one-touch automatic options plus a full range of manual functions, your Nikon D5000 will nourish your creativity in new ways. This guide will help you get completely comfortable with your camera, explaining every button and dial and what you can achieve by taking control with manual settings. Explore the essence of quality photography, what different lenses can offer, and how to get professional results in various situations. Whenever you pick up your D5000, grab this book too.

Learn to use exposure, metering, auto-focus, and AF-area modes Work with menus for setup, shooting, playback, quick settings, and custom settings

Review lighting, exposure, depth of field, and composition essentials

Explore different lenses and understand Nikon's lens codes

Discover the secrets of great action, nighttime, and macro photography, product and nature shots, and more

About the Author

J. Dennis Thomas is a professional photographer and author based in Austin, TX. He owns Dead Sailor Productions, a photography and graphic design business, and has worked with many notable clients. He has authored eight previous Digital Field Guides and has published articles in national photography magazines. Nikon D5000 Digital Field Guide

Nikon Creative Lighting System Digital Field Guide

Use every amazing option your Nikon CLS offers

Light is the essence of photography. The Nikon Creative Lighting System lets you create the same lighting patterns with a portable, detached, wireless system that professionals achieve using cumbersome and expensive studio equipment. This practical guide is like having an expert at your elbow. It's packed with information about the CLS as well as tips, tricks, and recommendations for lighting a dozen different shooting situations. Take it on every shoot and Best Prices for the most from your CLS. * Know all about the features and functions of the SB-800 and SB-600 * Get insider tips for creating flawless portrait lighting and staging the best poses * Set up masters and remotes, flash modes, channels, and groups * Choose equipment for a wireless studio * Use the ideal exposure and Speedlight system settings for shooting events, nature, sports, groups, portraits, or products Nikon Creative Lighting Field Guide

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