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"RE: New D5100"

Totex Silver Member Nikonian since 09th Mar 2012
Tue 22-May-12 04:34 PM

>Received my D5100 today and thanks for the comments. From my
>playing around with it this afternoon, using the Nikon 18-200
>AF-S VR, I think it is going to do just what I want it to, ie,
>shoot motorcycles getting ready to go on a run. Most of those
>I've had to shoot with my Canon point and shoot, but now I'll
>be able to use my Nikon with the swivel screen from a kneeling
>position. One of the first things I did was to program the FN
>button so I could go to "rapid fire" from single
>shot qicker. I must confess, I spent some time going through
>the menus trying to shut off the flash, but then found it on
>the top dial. I attached my SB700 and tried a few shots to see
>how things worked. For what I want the camera to do, I don't
>think I'll need to use the SB800. Anywho, I've got that
>"new camera" excitement.

Congratulations on your new toy, I have the D5100 as well love the swivel screen, I also use the SB700 and works great, enjoy and share.


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