eBook David Busch’s Nikon D800/D800E Guide to Digital SLR Photography, 1st Edition

  • David D. Busch
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  • ISBN-10: 1305380827
  • ISBN-13: 9781305380820
  • DDC: 771.31
  • Grade Level Range: 12th Grade +
  • 658 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2013 | Published/Released August 2014
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2013
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Are you looking for a sure, complete guide to your new Nikon D800/D800E? If so, DAVID BUSCH’S NIKON D800/D800E GUIDE TO DIGITAL SLR PHOTOGRAPHY is the perfect companion for you. The Nikon D800/D800E is the long-anticipated replacement for Nikon’s D700 full-frame (FX) model and features ISO up to 204,400, a new exposure sensor with 91,000-pixel resolution, and advanced HDTV video features. This book will help you explore the world of digital photography, flex your creativity, and get the most out of your D800/D800E. With clear how-to steps and full-color illustrations, DAVID BUSCH’S NIKON D800/D800E GUIDE TO DIGITAL SLR PHOTOGRAPHY covers all the features of this powerful camera in depth, from taking your first photos through advanced details of setup, exposure, lenses, lighting, and more, and relates each feature to specific photographic techniques and situations. With David Busch as your guide, you’ll be in full creative control, whether you’re shooting on the job, as an advanced hobbyist, or are just out for fun. Start building your knowledge, creativity, and confidence with the Nikon D800/D800E today.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Title Page.
About the Author.
1: Nikon D800/D800E Quick Start.
2: Nikon D800 Quick Start.
3: Nikon D800 Roadmap.
4: Recommended Settings.
5: Mastering Your Tools.
6: Nailing the Right Exposure.
7: Mastering the Mysteries of Autofocus.
8: Advanced Techniques.
9: Working with Lenses.
10: Working with Light.
11: Making Light Work for You.
12: Electronic Flash with the Nikon D800/D800E.
13: Wireless and Multiple Flash.
14: Configuring Your Nikon D800.
15: The Playback and Shooting Menus.
16: The Custom Settings Menu.
17: The Setup Menu, Retouch Menu, and My Menu.
18: Introduction to Movie-Making with the D800/D800E.
19: Basics of Live View.
20: Shooting Movies with the D800.
21: Advanced Movie-Making Techniques.
22: Bonus Material.
Appendix A: Nikon D800/D800E: Pre-Flight Checklist.
Appendix B: What Lenses Can Do for You.
Appendix C: Software Tools.
Appendix D: Troubleshooting and Prevention.

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 About.com 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 Amazon.com'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 http://www.dslrguides.com.