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Table of Contents

  1. Chapter 1 Basic Camera Setup

    1. The Nikon D7000 – A Mature Camera

    2. Learning about the Nikon D7000

    3. First Use of the Camera

    4. Personal Camera Setting Recommendations

    5. Things to Know When Reading This Book

    6. My Conclusions

  2. Chapter 2 Playback Menu

    1. Delete Function

    2. Playback Folder

    3. Hide Image

    4. Display Mode

    5. Copy Image(s)

    6. Image Review

    7. After Delete

    8. Rotate Tall

    9. Slide Show

    10. Print Set (DPOF)

    11. My Conclusions

  3. Chapter 3 Shooting Menu

    1. User Settings U1 and U2

    2. Configuring the Shooting Menu

    3. Reset Shooting Menu

    4. Storage Folder

    5. File Naming

    6. Role Played by Card in Slot 2

    7. Image Quality

    8. Image Size

    9. JPEG Compression

    10. NEF (RAW) Recording

    11. White Balance

    12. Set Picture Control

    13. Manage Picture Control

    14. Auto Distortion Control

    15. Color Space

    16. Active D-Lighting

    17. Long Exp. NR

    18. High ISO NR

    19. ISO Sensitivity Settings

    20. Multiple Exposure

    21. Movie Settings

    22. Interval Timer Shooting

    23. Remote Control Mode

    24. My Conclusions

  4. Chapter 4 Custom Setting Menu

    1. Using the Camera’s Help System

    2. The User Settings and the Custom Setting Menu

    3. Using the Custom Setting Menu

    4. a Autofocus

    5. b Metering/Exposure

    6. c Timers/AE Lock

    7. d Shooting/Display

    8. e Bracketing/Flash

    9. f Controls

    10. Modified Custom Setting Notice

    11. My Conclusions

  5. Chapter 5 Setup Menu

    1. Format Memory Card

    2. Save User Settings

    3. Reset User Settings

    4. LCD Brightness

    5. Clean Image Sensor

    6. Lock Mirror Up for Cleaning

    7. Video Mode

    8. HDMI

    9. Flicker Reduction

    10. Time Zone and Date

    11. Language

    12. Image Comment

    13. Auto Image Rotation

    14. Image Dust Off Ref Photo

    15. Battery Info

    16. Wireless Transmitter

    17. Copyright Information

    18. Save/Load Settings

    19. GPS

    20. Virtual Horizon

    21. Non-CPU Lens Data

    22. AF Fine Tune

    23. Eye-Fi Upload

    24. Firmware Version

    25. My Conclusions

  6. Chapter 6 Retouch Menu

    1. Retouched File Numbering

    2. Accessing the Retouch Functions – Two Methods

    3. Playback Retouching

    4. Using Retouch Menu Items Directly

    5. My Conclusions

  7. Chapter 7 My Menu and Recent Settings

    1. My Menu

    2. Recent Settings

    3. My Conclusions

  8. Chapter 8 Metering, Exposure Modes, and Histogram

    1. Section 1 – Metering

    2. Section 2 – Exposure Modes

    3. U1 and U2 User Settings

    4. Section 3 – Histogram

    5. My Conclusion

  9. Chapter 9 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 Shooting Menu

    5. Auto White Balance

    6. Should I Worry about White Balance if I Shoot in RAW mode?

    7. White Balance Tips and Tricks

    8. Sample Full WB Range D7000 Image

    9. My Conclusions

  10. Chapter 10 Autofocus, AF-Area, and Release Modes

    1. Section 1 – Autofocus in Viewfinder Photography

    2. Section 2 – Autofocus in Live View Photography

    3. Section 3 – Release Modes

    4. Custom Settings for Autofocus (a1–a8)

    5. My Conclusions

  11. Chapter 11 Live View and Movie Modes

    1. Live View Mode

    2. Live View and Movie Mode Screens

    3. Movie Mode

    4. My Conclusions

  12. Chapter 12 Speedlight Flash

    1. Light is the Photographer’s Friend!

    2. What Is a Guide Number?

    3. Flash Modes

    4. Nikon Creative Lighting System (CLS)

    5. My Conclusions

  1. Appendix Credits for Chapter Opening Images