Books & Videos

Table of Contents

  1. Chapter 1 Using the Nikon D700

    1. Nikon D100 - Generation 1

    2. Nikon D200 – Generation 2

    3. Nikon D300 – Generation 3

    4. Nikon D700 – Generation 4

    5. EXPEED Image Processor

    6. FX vs DX Image Sensor

    7. 12.1-Megapixel CMOS Sensor

    8. Five or Eight Frames per Second

    9. Noise Control

    10. Live View

    11. 3-Inch Monitor

    12. Fine-Tuning

    13. Sensor Dust Cleaning

    14. Picture Control

    15. Active D-Lighting

    16. 51-Point Autofocus

    17. 12-Bit or 14-Bit Color Depth

    18. Lossless Compressed NEF (RAW)

    19. Exposure Delay Mode

    20. Retouch Menu

    21. My Menu

    22. 95% Viewfinder Frame

    23. Rubber Covers Instead of Lost Screw-On Caps

    24. HDMI Device Port

    25. My Conclusions

  2. Chapter 2 Exposure Metering, Exposure Modes, and Histogram

    1. Metering Systems

    2. 3D Color Matrix II Meter

    3. Fine-Tuning Matrix Metering

    4. Using Flash with Matrix Metering

    5. Center-Weighted Meter

    6. Where’s the Circle?

    7. What About the Averaging Meter?

    8. Spot Meter

    9. Exposure Modes

    10. P – Programmed Auto Mode

    11. Get Down, Grandpa!

    12. S – Shutter Priority Auto Mode

    13. A – Aperture Priority Auto Mode

    14. Understanding Depth of Field

    15. M – Manual Mode

    16. Histogram

    17. Understanding the Histogram

    18. How Does the Eye React to Light Values?

    19. Computer Adjustment of Images

    20. My Conclusions

  3. Chapter 3 Multi-CAM 3500FX Autofocus

    1. What Is the Multi-CAM 3500FX Autofocus Module?

    2. Understanding the Focus Modes, AF-Area Modes, and Release Modes

    3. Focus Modes in Detail

    4. AF-Area Modes in Detail

    5. Release Modes in Detail

    6. My Conclusions

  4. Chapter 4 White Balance

    1. How Does White Balance (WB) Work?

    2. Color Temperature

    3. Method 1 – Manual White Balance Using the WB Button

    4. Method 2 – Manual White Balance Using the Monitor LCD’s Shooting Menu

    5. White Balance Bracketing

    6. AUTO White Balance

    7. White Balance Tips and Tricks

    8. My Conclusions

  5. Chapter 5 Shooting Menu Banks

    1. Setting Up Shooting Menu Bank A

    2. Shooting Menu’s 20 Item Review

    3. NEF (RAW) Format

    4. TIFF Format

    5. Combined NEF and JPEG Shooting

    6. Notes on the Image Formats: RAW, TIFF, and JPEG

    7. Picture Controls

    8. My Conclusions

  6. Chapter 6 Custom Setting Banks

    1. Setting Up Custom Setting Bank A

    2. Configuring the Custom Settings

    3. Shooting/Display

    4. How to Use the Auto Bracketing System

    5. Controls

    6. My Conclusions – Using the Shooting Banks and Custom Banks Together

  7. Chapter 7 Playback Menu

    1. Delete Function

    2. Playback Folder

    3. Hide Image

    4. Display Mode

    5. Image Review

    6. After Delete

    7. Rotate Tall

    8. Slide Show

    9. Print Set (DPOF)

    10. My Conclusions

  8. Chapter 8 Setup Menu, Retouch Menu, and My Menu

    1. Section 1: Setup Menu

    2. Section 2: Retouch Menu

    3. Section 3: My Menu

    4. My Conclusions

  9. Chapter 9 Nikon Creative Lighting System

    1. What Is the Nikon Creative Lighting System (CLS)?

    2. How Does the D700 Fit into the CLS Scheme?

    3. What Is Commander Mode and How Does it Work?

    4. Using the Nikon D700 in Commander Mode

    5. Nikon SB-600 Speedlight Slave Configuration

    6. Using the Nikon SB-800 Speedlight as a Commander Device

    7. Examining the Nikon SU-800 Wireless Speedlight Commander Unit

    8. My Conclusions

  1. Nikonians Gold Membership

  2. Credits for Chapter Opening Images

    1. Chapter 1

    2. Chapter 2

    3. Chapter 3

    4. Chapter 4

    5. Chapter 5

    6. Chapter 6

    7. Chapter 7

    8. Chapter 8

    9. Chapter 9

    10. Back cover