Nikon D600 Experience - The Still Photography Guide to Operation and Image Creation with the Nikon D600
Nikon D600 Experience is an e book user's guide that goes beyond the manual to help you learn the features, settings, and controls of this sophisticated and highly customizable camera. Most importantly, it also explains when and why to use the camera's basic and advanced features, settings, and controls in your photography.
Written in the clear, concise, and comprehensive manner of all Full Stop guides, Nikon D600 Experience will help you learn to use your D600 quickly and competently, to consistently create the types of images you want to capture. As one reader has said about Full Stop guides:
"I don't know how I could fully take advantage of all the features the camera has to offer without this publication! It's well-organized, easy to understand, and succinct enough to keep your attention while still containing a wealth of information to get the most out of your camera."
This guide is designed for intermediate and enthusiast photographers who wish to take fuller advantage of the capabilities of their camera and go beyond Auto and Program modes and shoot competently in A, S, and M shooting modes; take full advantage of the sophisticated 39 point autofocus system; and learn how, when, and why to use and customize the various controls, buttons, and features of the D600.
For experienced photographers coming to the D600 from previous models, this guide explains the new and advanced features in order to quickly get you up and running and taking advantage of these capabilities, including the sophisticated 39 Point Autofocus System and its AF Modes, AF Area Modes, and Custom Settings. Plus it explains the camera controls, the in-camera HDR, Multiple Exposure, and Time-Lapse Shooting features, introduces the video capabilities, and guides you through all the Menus and Custom Settings of the D600 in order to help you best set up the camera and its controls for your specific shooting needs.
Nikon D600 Experience covers basic dSLR camera functions and exposure concepts for those learning digital SLR photography, and explains more advanced camera controls and operation, such as taking control of the powerful autofocus system for sharp focus of still or moving subjects, using the various metering modes and exposure compensation for correct exposure of every image, and taking advantage of other features of the D600.
This guide focuses on still-photography with an introduction to the movie settings and menus to get you up and running with HD video. Sections include:
-Setting Up Your D600 - All of the D600 Custom Settings and Playback, Shooting, and Setup Menus, with explanations and recommended settings to set up and customize the advanced features to work best for the way you photograph.
-Aperture Priority (A), Shutter Priority (S), and Manual (M) Modes - How and when to use them to create dramatic depth of field, freeze or express motion, or take total control over exposure settings.
-Auto Focusing Modes and Area Modes and Release (Drive) Modes - Learn the AF Modes, AF Area Modes, and AF Custom Settings, how they differ, how and when to take advantage of them to capture both still and moving subjects.
-Exposure Metering Modes of the Nikon D600 - How they differ, how and when to use them for correct exposures in every situation.
-Histograms, Exposure Compensation, Bracketing, and White Balance - Understanding and using these features for adjusting to the proper exposure in challenging lighting situations.
-The Image Taking Process - Descriptive tutorials for using the settings and controls to take photos of both still and moving subjects.
-Photography Accessories - The most useful accessories for the D600 and for dSLR photography.
-Composition - Brief tips, techniques, and explanations.
-Introduction to Video Settings - Explanations of the settings and options to get you started.
This illustrated e-book guide to the Nikon D600 goes beyond the D600 manual to explain how, when, and why to use the features, settings, and controls of the D600 to help you get out and shooting in the real world.
Take control of your camera and the photos you create!
What Readers are Saying about Doug's previous guide, Nikon D7000 Experience:
"It’s the first guide I've read which has taken me through all the settings in an understandable way. I now feel that I have control over the camera."
"This book, together with the manual that came with your camera, is all you need to start discovering the full potential of the D7000."
"It's clear, concise and gets to the heart of the camera's multiple and often confusing options. Very highly recommended - for experienced user and beginner alike."
- Full Stop Media, November 2012
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