Nikon D5300 For Dummies
By Julie Adair King
Publisher: Wiley / For Dummies
Final Release Date: March 2014
Pages: 352

Learn to:

  • Take professional-looking photos even if this is your first dSLR
  • Use automatic shooting modes or move up to manual control
  • Get creative with exposure, color, focus, and special effects

Master your Nikon D5300 with this comprehensive guide

If you want to dive into taking great photos with your Nikon D5300 dSLR, but don’t know where to start, this is the resource for you! Use this definitive guide to the Nikon D5300 to discover all the features the camera has to offer, and go beyond the basics with tips and tricks on exposure, color, focus, advanced settings, and much more!

  • Get on the fast track — get up and running in no time with tips on preparing your camera, attaching lenses, and using controls
  • Beyond the basics — go further with an exploration of exposure, aperture, shutter speed, ISO, and depth of field
  • Mastery within reach — take your photos to the next level with autofocus controls, flash features, color options, and more
  • After the shot — get help with rating photos, downloading files, and preparing pictures for online sharing
  • Fun features and more — add special effects, shoot HD movies, and use built-in retouching tools

Open the book and find:

  • Tips on using built-in Wi-Fi and GPS
  • Easy-to-understand explanations of camera jargon
  • How to use autobracketing and HDR mode
  • Tricks on working with image files and sizes
  • Help with solving exposure problems
  • The lowdown on recording movies
  • Ideas to improve portraits and close-up shots
  • Tricks for shooting action
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Good intro to basic photography

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    I didn't know much about using a DSLR before reading this book, and it went over all the settings in the perfect level of detail for me.

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