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Master your Nikon D7000 with this go-anywhere guide
The Nikon D7000 is the first new mid-level Nikon DSLR camera that features full 1080p HD video with full-time autofocus. This full-color guide is packed with expert advice and full-color photos to both educate and inspire as you get better acquainted with your Nikon D7000. The handy trim size allows you to take it with you wherever you go so you can frequently refer to the top-notch tips, tricks, and techniques for getting unique and memorable photos and handling problematic shooting situations. Practical examples take you beyond the basics of the functions of each button and lavish photos exemplify the professional-level photographs that you can achieve.
- Walks you through the essential controls, features, and functions of the Nikon D7000 using step-by-step instructions
- Includes full-color images of each menu screen to reinforce your understanding
- Features full-color photos, how-to information, and no-fail formulas, all aimed at helping you get great digital photos with the D7000
- Includes a grey and color checker card to help you capture perfect color in any environment
- Delves into the more advanced features of the D7000
Nikon D7000 Digital Field Guide goes beyond the owner’s manual and is as an essential sidekick when using your D7000!
Nikon D7000 Digital Field Guide is filled with everything users want and need to know in order to take amazing photographs using their new Nikon D7000. This full-color portable guide to the Nikon D7000 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 D7000 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.
Set your sights on professional quality photos
Your Nikon D7000 combines ease of operation with professional features and performance, making it perfect for serious beginners as well as experienced photographers. This portable guide helps you take maximum advantage of every control, feature, and function, including the full 1080p HD video capability with full-time autofocus. And it shows you how to apply what you've learned in dozens of real-world situations for truly professional results.
Learn to use exposure, metering, and autofocus modes as well as 19 different scene modes
Set up your camera, experiment with lenses, and master lighting
Work with Live View, explore video tips and workarounds, and understand the new Manual movie settings
Take superior action, landscape, and night photos; portraits; product and stock shots; and more
Inside – your free gray card and color checker card to help you achieve accurate white balance and color
About the Author
J. Dennis Thomas is a freelance photographer, author, and musician with nearly 25 years of experience behind the lenses of Nikon cameras. His work has appeared in regional, national, and international publications, including Rolling Stone, SPIN, Country Weekly, and SXSWorld.
Table of Contents
CHAPTER 1: Exploring the Nikon D7000.
CHAPTER 2: Nikon D7000 Essentials.
CHAPTER 3: Setting Up the Nikon D7000.
CHAPTER 4: Selecting add Using Lenses for the Nikon D7000.
CHAPTER 5: Understanding Exposure.
CHAPTER 6: Working with Light.
CHAPTER 7: Working with Live View and Video.
CHAPTER 8: Action and Sports Photography.
CHAPTER 9: Event Photography.
CHAPTER 10: Landscape and Nature Photography.
CHAPTER 11: Macro Photography.
CHAPTER 12: Night and Low-Light Photography.
CHAPTER 13: Portrait Photography.
CHAPTER 14: Still-Life, Product, and Food Photography.
CHAPTER 15: Stock Photography.
CHAPTER 16: Viewing and In-camera Editing.
APPENDIX: How to Use the Gray Card and Color Checker.