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Nikon D3200 For Dummies

Handbook / Manual

Series: For Dummies

By: Julie Adair King (Author)

400 pages, colour photos

John Wiley & Sons

Paperback | Aug 2012 | #199860 | ISBN-13: 9781118446836
Availability: Usually dispatched within 48 hours
NHBS Price: £21.99 $27/€25 approx

About this book

A full-color guide to Nikon's exciting new entry-level dSLR With its large 24.2 megapixel sensor, full HD video recording capability, and wireless options, the Nikon D3200 is very appealing! This full-color guide assumes no prior digital photography or dSLR knowledge and helps you start taking great pictures with your new Nikon right from the beginning. Popular author and photography instructor Julie Adair King shows you how to use all the settings, manage playback options, take control with manual modes, work with video, and edit and share your images. It's like a personal course in beginning dSLR photography.

New dSLR users will quickly gain skills and confidence with the step-by-step, colorfully illustrated instructions in this beginner's guide to the Nikon D3200 camera Explains how to use all the new features of the Nikon D3200, including a 24-megapixel sensor, 11 autofocus points, 4 frame-per-second shooting, full HD video capabilities, and a WiFi feature that lets you control the camera remotely or preview images on your smartphone Covers auto and manual modes, playback options, working with exposure and focus, shooting video, editing and sharing photos, troubleshooting, and photography tips Popular author has written more than 15 For Dummies books on Nikon and Canon cameras Nikon D3200 For Dummies is the easy, full-color, and fun way to start making the most of your new camera right away.


Introduction 1

Part I: Fast Track to Super Snaps 5
Chapter 1: Getting the Lay of the Land 7
Chapter 2: Choosing Basic Picture Settings 47
Chapter 3: Taking Great Pictures, Automatically 77
Chapter 4: Exploring Live View Photography and Movie Making 97

Part II: Working with Picture Files 135
Chapter 5: Playback Mode: Viewing, Erasing, and Protecting Photos 137
Chapter 6: Downloading, Printing, and Sharing Your Photos 171

Part III: Taking Creative Control 211
Chapter 7: Getting Creative with Exposure 213
Chapter 8: Manipulating Focus and Color 259
Chapter 9: Putting It All Together 299 Part IV: The Part of Tens 317
Chapter 10: Ten Fun and Practical Retouch Menu Features 319
Chapter 11: Ten Special-Purpose Features to Explore on a Rainy Day 341

Index 365

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Julie Adair King has been writing about digital cameras and photography since 1997. Her current bestsellers include guides on various Nikon and Canon cameras as well as seven editions of Digital Photography For Dummies. When not writing, Julie teaches master workshops and image editing at such locations as the Palm Beach Photographic Centre.

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