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Can't wait to see what you and your digital camera can do? Packed with examples of what you can accomplish, this book gives you the inside scoop on camera features, setting up shots, downloading your photos, and a whole lot more!
Open the book and find:
Basic camera settings and digital photo file formats
When to use your camera's flash
Tips for composing good pictures
How to transfer photos from your camera to your computer
How automatic scene modes simplify photo taking
Your Nikon D300s is known for its awesome performance in low-light conditions, its super-powerful 51-point autofocus system, and the really, really long list of ways you can customize it. This friendly guide is known for making it easy to use every one of these features. Get the scoop here, and you'll start getting excited about what you can create!
When quality counts -- learn when to shoot RAW and when to use JPEG or TIFF
Master exposure -- enjoy the ease of Programmed Auto mode, then step up to shutter-priority auto, aperture-priority auto, or manual exposure
Capture perfect color -- create custom white balance settings, choose the best color space, and fine-tune colors
Decipher the lingo -- make sense of technical terms such as bit depth, compression, metadata, and more
Flash forward -- take advantage of Flash Compensation, FV Lock, commander mode, and other flash options
Open the book and find:
How to set up your camera for the way you shoot
Tips on controlling depth of field
How to capture action with Dynamic Area autofocus
Steps for processing RAW files in the camera
How to use dual memory card slots
Help with recording HD movies
Advice on handling tricky lighting situations
How to include copyright information and text comments in picture files Learn to:
Get the most from every menu option
Adjust the camera controls and shooting modes to get the results you want
Manipulate exposure, focus, and color to suit your creative vision
Start getting great photos with your Canon EOS 70D right away
The Canon EOS 70D features upgraded focusing technology, a 20.2 megapixel sensor, and faster frame-per-second shooting. Whether you're new to dSLR photography or just getting acquainted with the 70D, this handy, full-color guide will have you taking great photos before you know it. You'll learn to use all the on-board controls, shoot in auto mode, use live view, control exposure and lighting, manipulate focus and color, transfer your images to the computer for editing, and share the results in prints or online. Colorful photos throughout illustrate what you can achieve.Upgraded features in the Canon EOS 70D include a new focusing technology that speeds up autofocus for video and live view shooting, a larger sensor, faster frame-by-frame shooting, and a wider ISO rangeThis full-color guide explains how to take advantage of all the features; walks you through all the on-board controls, and shows how to shoot in auto modeCovers dSLR basics such as dialing in exposure and lighting controls, manipulating focus and color, and transferring your images from the camera to the computerOffers advice for shooting in various common situations and explains how to post your photos online, make prints, or share them in other ways
Canon EOS 70D For Dummies makes it easy to get terrific photos with your Canon dSLR camera.
The Nikon D300s is packed with pro features at a consumer price of less than $2,000, making it a camera both pro and beginning photographers will be looking to scoop up. Newcomers to the D300s can rely on this easy-to-understand book to guide them through the essentials of the camera's controls and how to adjust them in order to get results you want.
Assuming no previous dSLR experience, veteran author Julie Adair King helps familiarize you with the features of the D300s and provides you with an overview of the camera body and automatic settings. You'll quickly learn to apply what you've learned to any shooting situation.Serves as ideal reading for newcomers to the Nikon D300s Veteran author Julie Adair King provides you with an overview of the camera body and its controls and features Looks at the camera's exposure, lighting, focus, automatic settings, and color controls Covers the retouch menu, as well as lesser-known features, so that you can get a final product worth sharing
Set your focus on learning the essentials of the Nikon D300s with this friendly guide by your side!