My Nikon D300s

My Nikon D300s

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The full-color, task-based, tip-filled guide to mastering the Nikon D300S - the DSLR that's changing the industry!



Organized, formatted, and sized for easy, quick, on-the-go reference
Step-by step instructions and hands-on exercises guide users to mastery of every important Nikon D300S feature, shooting mode, advanced setting, and technique
Everything experienced photographers need to make the most of their new $1,700 investments!

Nikon's eagerly-awaited D300S has arrived, and thousands of professional photographers and serious amateurs are investing $1,700 in this breakthrough DSLR. However, unlike its predecessors, the D300S doesn't provide preset modes. To make the most of your investment, you will need to thoroughly understand its settings and features. The solution is My Nikon D300S. Lightweight, friendly, thorough, and completely hands-on, it's the must-have companion for every Nikon D300S user. Long-time professional photographer Grant Munroe doesn't just describe key tasks: his "Take This Shot" tutorials guide you through practicing each technique and setting in the field. Color photographs show you exactly how to get the best possible images, and "before and after" shots illuminate subtle differences between settings. Munroe covers all this, and more: " All the basics: how to start taking pictures, then review, copy, and organize them " Advanced settings: focus, exposure, white balance, color, and ISO " Advanced shooting methods, including lenses, flash, and more " Shooting successfully in a wide range of circumstances " Using the camera's software and built-in editing tools My Nikon D300S especially emphasizes the new features that have made this camera the talk of the industry - including its ability to shoot a remarkable seven frames per second, and its superbly accurate 51-focal point focusing system.
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Product details

  • Paperback | 360 pages
  • 152 x 229mm
  • Que Corporation,U.S.
  • United States
  • English
  • 0789746433
  • 9780789746436

Table of contents

Part 1: An Overview of the Nikon D300s:

Chapter 1:

Chapter 2: Start Taking Pictures

Chapter 3: Reviewing the Photos You Take

Chapter 4: Copying Your Photos to Your Computer and Organizing Them

Part 2: Advanced Settings:

Chapter 5: The D300s Shooting Modes

Chapter 6: Focus

Chapter 7: Exposure

Chapter 8: White Balance and Color

Chapter 9: ISO

Part 3: Advanced Shooting:

Chapter 10: Advanced Shooting Methods

Chapter 11: Lenses

Chapter 12: Flash

Chapter 13: Image Formats

Chapter 14: Nikon Software and the Camera's Built-in Editing Tools

Appendix A: Glossary

Appendix B: Resource appendix

Appendix C: Customizing the Nikon D300s
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About Grant Munroe

Grant Munroe has more than 20 years' experience as a photographer. He is half of the husband-and-wife photography team CGM Photography. His skill is as primary shooter, taking crucial group photos, composites, portraits, and unique candids. He specializes in the technical aspects of photography; he understands how changing a setting can change the mood of a picture, the lighting, or the environment. He enjoys the challenge of shooting in any lighting, environment, or circumstance, and believes that even gray skies and rain can produce spectacular photos. He believes that if you know your camera's capabilities, you can focus your efforts on composition and "getting the shot."
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