Nikon D5100 Digital Field Guide (Paperback)
|Author: J. Dennis Thomas|
Capture the world with your Nikon D5100
Your Nikon D5100 has a 16.2 megapixel CMOS sensor, a vari-angle LCD monitor designed for creativity, and Nikon''s history of superb image quality. Whether you''re a dSLR beginner or a veteran, you''ll find everything you need in this portable guide. Master every button and dial on your camera, get tips on working with light and fine-tuning exposure, explore different lenses, and learn to shoot video. Grab your D5100 and this book, and go capture the world.
Become familiar with all the controls and components as well as the many specialized exposure and scene modes
Understand exposure, the different flash exposure modes, and flash exposure compensation
Explore camera techniques for photographing action, events, nature, portraits, close-ups, nighttime views, and food
Learn to view and retouch images in the camera
Inside - your free gray and color checker card to help you achieve accurate white balance and color
From the Publisher:
Nikon D5100 Digital Field Guide is filled with everything users want and need to know in order to take amazing photographs using their new Nikon D5100. This full-color portable guide to the Nikon D5100 walks users through the essential controls, features, and functions using step-by-step instructions and providing full-color images of each menu screen. This robust guide not only teaches how to adjust white balance, autofocus, exposure, and choose lenses, it also teaches when and why users should adjust each of these key settings. The Nikon D5100 Digital Field Guide goes beyond camera settings to offer readers 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 readers with a variety of tips and tricks to capturing portraits, candids, sports, travel, macro photography, and much more.