Nikon D800 & D800E Digital Field Guide
Packed with everything you want and need to know in order to take amazing photos using your new Nikon D800 camera, this portable and full-color guide walks you through the controls, features, and functions of the D800 using step-by-step instructions and helpful examples. Veteran author J. Dennis Thomas shares full-color images of each menu screen and explains how to adjust white balance, autofocus, and exposure as well as how to choose lenses and adjust settings.
The handy trim size allows this guide to go where you go, giving you easy access to information quickly so you can get the exact shot you want when you want it.
- Offers a refresher guide to the basic principles of digital photography
- Explains how to use all of the Nikon D800s menus, controls, and functions, so you can get the shot you want
- Features valuable insight from a successful professional photographer for capturing unique and memorable portrait, candid, action, travel, sports, and other shots
- Provides step-by-step explanations on techniques and tips, all aimed at getting you comfortable and confident with your camera
Nikon D800 Digital Field Guide takes you beyond the basic manual and the standard settings so you can see what your camera can really do!
CHAPTER 1 Exploring the Nikon D800 1
CHAPTER 2 Nikon D800 Essentials 33
CHAPTER 3 Setting up the Nikon D800 65
CHAPTER 4 Selecting and Using Lenses with the Nikon D800 137
CHAPTER 5 Working with Light 157
CHAPTER 6 Working with Live View and Video 175
CHAPTER 7 Event Photography 191
CHAPTER 8 Landscape and Nature Photography 203
CHAPTER 9 Portrait Photography 211
CHAPTER 10 Product Photography 221
CHAPTER 11 Stock Photography 231
APPENDIX A Essential Photography Concepts 241
APPENDIX B Accessories 253
APPENDIX C How to Use the Gray Card and Color Checker 259