Nikon DSLR: The Ultimate Photographer's Guide [NOOK Book]

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Nikon DSLR: The Ultimate Photographer's Guide makes your camera really work for you. Providing you with the information you need to optimize your workflow and capture stunning images, Jim White and Tony Sweet show you how to increase the quality of your photos, save time and work smarter.

Learn to creatively and effectively optimize your workflow and improve your images

Be inspired by a wide selection of ...

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Nikon DSLR: The Ultimate Photographer's Guide

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Overview

Nikon DSLR: The Ultimate Photographer's Guide makes your camera really work for you. Providing you with the information you need to optimize your workflow and capture stunning images, Jim White and Tony Sweet show you how to increase the quality of your photos, save time and work smarter.

Learn to creatively and effectively optimize your workflow and improve your images

Be inspired by a wide selection of professional photography from areas such as fine art, nature and travel

Get the most out of your equipment with this Nikon specific guide

Covering all areas of DSLR Photography, Nikon DSLR: The Ultimate Photographer's Guide takes you from choosing and customizing your camera and gear to getting the most out of both the hardware and software. Practical advice and key workflow solutions are accompanied by stunning images and detailed demonstrations of the Nikon-specific functions used to capture them, providing you with all of the skills and knowledge you need to dramatically improve your images and workflow.

This book is a must have for every Nikon photographer.

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781136100451
  • Publisher: Taylor & Francis
  • Publication date: 9/1/2009
  • Sold by: Barnes & Noble
  • Format: eBook
  • Pages: 320
  • File size: 10 MB

Table of Contents

Chapter 1 The Basics 3

The ExposureTriangie 3

Aperture 3

Shutter Speed 4

Aperture and Depth of Field 8

ISO 17

Resolution and Sensor Size 18

Getting Started 20

Chapter 2 Setting Up Your Worktlow 27

A Successful Workflow 27

Color Space 27

JPEG or RAW 28

Transferring Images to Your Computer 33

Storage 34

Color Management 36

Corey Hiltz 37

Chapter 3 Common Features of Nikon Digital SLR Cameras 45

Thoughtful Design 45

Nancy Rotenberg 54

Chapter 4 The Cameras 61

Which Nikon Camera? 61

The Nikon D40 61

The Nikon D80 64

The Nikon D300 67

The Nikon D3 70

Chapter 5 Shooting Modes 77

Which Shooting Mode Do I Choose? 77

Full Auto 79

Creative Photography; Digital Vari-Program Modes 80

Advanced Shooting Modes 85

Sue Milestone 92

Chapter 6 Getting Good Color and a Good Exposure 97

Color Temperature and White Balance 97

Focusing and Exposure 103

Jack Kennealy 112

Chapter 7 Nikon Glass 117

The Nikon Name 117

Lens Terminology 117

Nikon Lens Terminology 122

Some Nikkor Lenses to Consider 122

What Lenses Do I Buy? 132

Chapter 8 Flash Photography 135

Why Shoot With a Flash? 135

Keeping It Natural 135

Nikon's Creative Lighting System 136

Using the Built-in Flash 139

Nikon Speedlites 140

Flash Photography With a Speedlite 142

George Schoeber 144

Chapter 9 Getting Your Best Shot from the Digital Negative 151

Overview 151

Nikon Capture NX 2 151

Other Considerations 156

Aperture 160

In Conclusion 160

Peter B. Kaplan 161

Index 167

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  • Posted April 17, 2012

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    The camera I have is a 2012. The book is outdated. I wish I didn't buy it. If my camera was older it would be a good book

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