David Busch’s Compact Field Guide for the Nikon V1/J1, 1st Edition

  • David D. Busch
  • ISBN-10: 1133938396  |  ISBN-13: 9781133938392
  • 160 Pages
  • © 2013 | Published
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This compact, camera-bag-friendly field guide was specially created to help you make the most of your Nikon V1 or J1 digital camera. No matter which of these Nikon models you own, DAVID BUSCH’S COMPACT FIELD GUIDE FOR THE NIKON V1/J1 gives you the tools and techniques you’ll need to achieve beautiful results when shooting with these unique, popular cameras. In seven information-packed chapters, filled with helpful checklists, tables, and charts, this concise guide distills the fundamentals of working with the Nikon V1 and J1 digital cameras, walks you through the cameras’ features and functions, and shows you how to shoot great photos under a variety of conditions. Full-color illustrations show what to expect from particular camera settings. From quick setup advice through tips on lighting, lenses, and more, DAVID BUSCH’S COMPACT FIELD GUIDE FOR THE NIKON V1/J1 will help you get great results in the field every time.

Features and Benefits

  • Handy size, take-it-with-you field guide.
  • Includes checklists, tables, and charts covering the fundamental operations of the Nikon V1 and J1.

Table of Contents

1. Quick Setup Guide.
2. Map and function of each control.
3. Playback and Shooting Menu Settings.
4. Custom and Setup Menu Settings.
5. Using the Flashs.
6. Shooting Movies.
7. Shooting Tips Tables.

Meet the Author

Author Bio

David D. Busch

With more than a million books in print, David D. Busch is the world's #1 selling digital camera guide author, and the originator of popular digital photography series like David Busch's Pro Secrets and David Busch's Quick Snap Guides. He has written more than a dozen hugely successful guidebooks for Canon and Canon digital SLR models, as well as many popular books devoted to dSLRs, including Mastering Digital SLR Photography, Second Edition, and Digital SLR Pro Secrets. As a roving photojournalist for more than twenty years, he illustrated his books, magazine articles, and newspaper reports with award-winning images. He's operated his own commercial studio, suffocated in formal dress while shooting weddings-for-hire, and shot sports for a daily newspaper and upstate New York college. His photos and articles have appeared in Popular Photography & Imaging, The Rangefinder, The Professional Photographer, and hundreds of other publications. He has also reviewed dozens of digital cameras for CNet and Computer Shopper, and his advice has been featured in National Public Radio's "All Tech Considered." When named its top five books on Beginning Digital Photography, debuting at the #1 and #2 slots were Busch's Digital Photography All-In-One Desk Reference for Dummies and Mastering Digital Photography. During the past year, he's had as many as five of his books listed in the Top 20 of's Digital Photography Bestseller list—simultaneously! Busch's 120-plus other books published since 1983 include bestsellers like David Busch's Quick Snap Guide to Digital SLR Lenses. Visit his website at