A new world of photographic experiences awaits you as you moveup to a digital SLR with your Nikon D40 or D40x. Get started withyour new D40 or D40x right away with this guide's Quick Tour. Readyto customize your camera's settings? Chapter 3 tells you how. Wantadvice on getting perfect shots of sunsets, landscapes, people, oryour son's soccer game? Check Chapter 7. But whatever you do, getout there and take pictures. And take this book along.
Identify and use all your camera's controls and features
Discover how lenses work and select the ones you need
Learn to fix minor problems, including red-eye, by using theRetouch menu
Get complete recipes for shooting events, fireworks, nightscenes, landscapes, people, pets, water, action, and more
Find out how to download your pictures and troubleshoot commoncamera problems