Nikon D800 Essential Training

Nikon D800 Essential Training

Nikon D800 Essential Training is an Beginner level course on Photography, crafted by an expert, Ben Long. This course is an essential base for a person who needs to sharpen his/her Photography skills. It gives you a strong understanding on Cameras + Gear, Photography, D800, Cameras + Gear, Photography and D800.

Free Download - Nikon D800 Essential Training
Author Ben Long
Publish Date 11/8/2012
Skill Beginner
Duration 5h 4m
Topic Cameras + Gear
Video Tutorials 107
Last Update N/A

In this course, photographer and author Ben Long details the features, controls, and options in the Nikon D800 digital SLR. The course begins with an overview of what a digital SLR is and a tour of the camera’s basic components. Ben then discusses the camera’s basic operation: changing lenses, navigating the menus, shooting in automatic mode, reviewing and managing photos on the camera’s LCD screen, and transferring photos to a computer.

Next, the course introduces more advanced exposure options: program mode, exposure compensation, ISO adjustments, and more. After Ben briefly defines each option, he shows how to adjust it using the camera’s controls.

Ben also discusses white balance options, advanced metering and autofocus controls, flash, live view, and video shooting. The course ends with a chapter on maintenance, including sensor- and camera-cleaning and care tips.

Topics include:

  • What is a DSLR?
  • Attaching lenses
  • Powering up and down
  • Formatting the media card
  • Holding the camera
  • Shooting in the Auto and Program modes
  • Changing the ISO
  • Controlling autofocus and white balance
  • Using a self-timer
  • Working with the exposure control options
  • Activating Live View
  • Shooting video

Nikon D800 Essential Training : Video Lessons

  • Welcome2m 12s
  • What is an SLR?5m 18s
  • Using this course1m 54s
  • Exploring basic camera anatomy6m 34s
  • Attaching a lens3m 28s
  • Inserting media cards and a battery6m 14s
  • Powering up2m 8s
  • Working with menu navigation and factory defaults3m 1s
  • Setting the date and time1m 50s
  • Setting the language1m 20s
  • Formatting the media card2m 15s
  • Holding the camera4m 9s
  • What are shooting modes?2m 11s
  • Exploring the viewfinder display4m 41s
  • Using the LCD screen protector46s
  • Autofocus basics2m 42s
  • Metering basics1m 31s
  • Reviewing images2m 21s
  • Working with image playback7m 16s
  • Adjusting beeps and timers1m 52s
  • Changing button behavior2m 2s
  • Using screen tips1m 13s
  • Exploring Program mode50s
  • Working with exposure compensation4m 16s
  • Changing ISO2m 30s
  • Using auto ISO4m 25s
  • Exploring Flexible Program2m 49s
  • Exploring image format and size6m 18s
  • Setting a virtual horizon2m 17s
  • Setting the color space1m 22s
  • Configuring multiple media cards2m 11s
  • Exploring focus modes2m 6s
  • Exploring autofocus area modes4m 50s
  • Using focus points1m 57s
  • Using manual focus3m 56s
  • Using auto white balance1m 1s
  • Working with white balance presets3m 8s
  • Adjusting white balance manually5m 48s
  • Exploring Continuous mode5m 56s
  • Exploring Quiet mode53s
  • Using the self-timer3m 26s
  • Locking the mirror up1m 39s
  • Exploring metering modes3m 4s
  • Using the auto exposure lock4m 35s
  • Exploring Aperture Priority mode3m 3s
  • Using depth of field preview2m 50s
  • Exploring Shutter Priority mode2m 32s
  • Working in Manual mode2m 40s
  • Exposure bracketing6m 40s
  • Using Active D-Lighting1m 19s
  • Using the Vignette Control feature1m 6s
  • Using the Auto Distortion Control feature58s
  • Using long exposure noise reduction1m 41s
  • Using high ISO noise reduction1m 22s
  • Using the Bulb setting in Manual mode1m 2s
  • Using the Info button1m 48s
  • Adjusting LCD brightness2m 31s
  • Protecting and deleting images4m 43s
  • Hiding images1m 35s
  • Toggling the Rotate Tall feature on and off50s
  • File naming1m 21s
  • Creating a file number sequence2m 35s
  • Creating storage folders2m 3s
  • Adding copyright info1m 50s
  • Using in-camera retouching2m 26s
  • Using the fill flash1m 48s
  • Using Flash mode3m 18s
  • Working with flash exposure compensation2m 8s
  • Understanding high-dynamic range (HDR)5m 38s
  • Creating multiple exposures3m 38s
  • Using the interval timer5m 42s
  • Shooting time-lapse photography1m 19s
  • Working with the image area4m 25s
  • Using the remote control1m 43s
  • Defining picture controls2m 7s
  • Selecting a picture control1m 38s
  • Modifying a picture control2m 38s
  • Using the monochrome picture control2m 10s
  • Activating Live View8m 9s
  • Focusing in Live View5m 27s
  • Reviewing some Live View drawbacks2m 6s
  • Configuring and activating video4m 34s
  • Focusing and working with exposure7m 11s
  • Using Playback mode3m 17s
  • Customizing movie controls2m 25s
  • Using menu banks3m 31s
  • Using the My Menu feature2m 12s
  • Customizing controls4m
  • Autofocus fine-tuning1m 25s
  • Saving and loading settings1m 36s
  • Working with custom settings51s
  • Using the Focus Priority feature2m 15s
  • Using the AF Activation feature1m 34s
  • Controlling the number of focus points36s
  • Using ISO sensitivity step value1m 8s
  • Working with EV steps for exposure control1m 7s
  • Using exposure flash compensation step value1m 1s
  • Turning on easy exposure compensation1m 31s
  • Using Exposure Delay mode1m 20s
  • Using the Assign FN button2m 42s
  • Camera sensor cleaning3m 29s
  • Exploring operating conditions and temperatures1m 57s
  • Getting firmware updates1m 19s
  • Exploring focus and composition4m 55s
  • Using an exposure strategy6m 50s
  • Controlling exposure through Program mode3m 58s
  • Goodbye22s

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