Busch, a photojournalist and author, explains how to use the features and accessories of the Nikon 90 digital SLR camera. Coverage encompasses Live View and movie-making, as well as simple explanations of basics like focus controls, flash synchronization, and exposure modes. Chapters cover set up and menus, exposure, advanced shooting tips, working with lenses, working with light, software for the Nikon D90, and troubleshooting. Roadmap sections use large color pictures to show where all the buttons and dials are. The book is aimed both at Nikon and dSLR veterans who want to learn how to use this new camera, as well as newcomers to digital photography and digital SLRs. Annotation ©2009 Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)
Welcome to the D90, Nikon's newest full-featured--yet compact and affordable--digital SLR camera. David Busch's Nikon D90 Guide to Digital SLR Photography shows you how to maximize your camera's robust feature set, blazing fast automatic focus, the real-time preview system Live View, HDTV movie-making capabilities, and the Retouch mode that allows you to edit your picture in the camera, to take outstanding photos. You'll learn how, when, and, most importantly, why to use each of the cool features and functions of your camera to take eye-popping photographs. Introductory chapters will help you get comfortable with the basics of your camera before you dive right into exploring creative ways to apply the Nikon D90's exposure modes, focus controls, and electronic flash options. You'll also find loads of helpful information and tips on choosing lenses, flash units, and software products to use with your new camera. Beautiful, full-color images illustrate where the essential buttons and dials are, so you'll quickly learn how to use your Nikon D90, and use it like a pro!