This portable, beautifully illustrated guide covers every feature of the Nikon D5000 Your Nikon D5000 offers a wide range of possibilities when you know how to use its features. Nikon D5000 Digital Field Guide covers them all. Whether you're new to dSLR photography or moving up from a less feature-rich camera, you'll learn to use all the controls of your D5000 and how to get perfect shots in all types of situations. The Quick Tour gets you started, and the step-by-step instructions give you confidence to move from the Auto function into full manual control. Begins with a Quick Tour that helps you start using your camera right away Provides in-depth explanations of the essential controls, features, and functions of the Nikon D5000 Features step-by-step instructions and full-color images of each menu screen Explains how to adjust white balance, autofocus, and exposure, and why these settings are important Discusses how to choose lenses Offers a refresher guide to the principles of digital photography, including lighting, composition, and exposure Shares tips on getting great portraits, sports and travel shots, candids, and more Sized to fit your camera bag, Nikon D5000 Digital Field Guide puts all the features of your D5000 at your fingertips.