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Useability of D5100 for more serious work.

coolmom42

McEwen, US
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"RE: Useability of D5100 for more serious work."

coolmom42 Silver Member Awarded for her enthusiastic support of the community and exemplifying the Nikonian mission “Share, Learn and Inspire” Nikonian since 30th Nov 2011
Wed 06-Jun-12 07:20 PM

>Both the SB400 and the SB600 work fine with my D5100. You
>don't need another flash. Either a setting is set wrong or
>your D5100 has a problem. Check into it.
>
>I have no problem at all using the D5100. I find changing
>settings pretty easy. While I change ISO frequently the other
>settings not so much. Pressing the"i" button and
>scrolling down is pretty quick. Just spend a little more time
>with it and it pretty much becomes second nature.
>
>
>
>Len
>
>
I agree with this---these controls are the same as the ones on my D3100 and I can change the ISO or other settings really quickly since I've practiced.

Your flashes should work fine, too.

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A general, generic topic Useability of D5100 for more serious work. [View all] , Matto Silver Member, Wed 06-Jun-12 03:46 PM
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Reply message RE: Useability of D5100 for more serious work. Leonard62 Gold Member Awarded for excellent contributions and sharing his in-depth knowledge and experience with the community, especially of Nikkor Lenses Writer Ribbon awarded for his contributions to the Nikonians Resources articles library
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