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Mastering the Nikon D780

Darrell Young (DigitalDarrell)

Keywords: d780


Mastering the Nikon D780 is a book in the NikoniansPress/RockyNook series by Darrell Young (digitaldarrell) available at Amazon. The book provides a wealth of experience-based information and insights for owners of the Nikon D780 camera. The book helps you navigate past the confusion that often comes with complex and powerful professional camera equipment.

As always in the NikoniansPress books, the book contains sample images taken by 13 Nikonians.

This book explores the features and capabilities of the camera in a way that far surpasses the user’s manual. It guides readers through the camera features with step-by-step setting adjustments; color illustrations; and detailed how, when, and why explanations for each option. Every button, dial, switch, and menu configuration setting is explored in a user-friendly manner, with suggestions for setup according to various shooting styles.

Mastering the D780 by Darrell Young

The friendly and informative writing style allows readers to easily follow directions, while feeling as if a friend dropped in to share his knowledge. The information in this book goes beyond the camera itself and also covers basic photography technique.

Table of Contents

  • Chapter 1 Introduction and Initial Camera Setup
  • Chapter 2 Playback Menu
  • Chapter 3 Photo Shooting Menu
  • Chapter 4 Movie Shooting Menu
  • Chapter 5 Custom Setting Menu
  • Chapter 6 Setup Menu
  • Chapter 7 Retouch Menu
  • Chapter 8 My Menu and Recent Settings
  • Chapter 9 Metering, Exposure Modes, and Histogram
  • Chapter 10 White Balance
  • Chapter 11 Autofocus, AF-Area, and Release Modes
  • Chapter 12 Live View Photography
  • Chapter 13 Movie Live View

Where to get the book?

You can get your copy of the book from Amazon.

You may also be interested in this overview of all of Darrell's books.


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Originally written on January 19, 2021

Last updated on November 21, 2023