It’s always handy to have a single resource where you can look up various terms you’ll encounter while working with your digital camera. Here is the latest update of a glossary I’ve compiled over the years, with some new additions specifically for the Nikon D3200.
AE-L/AF-L A button on the D3200 that allows locking exposure and/or focus point prior to taking a photo.
ambient lighting Diffuse, non-directional lighting that doesn’t appear to come from a specific source but, rather, bounces off walls, ceilings, and other objects in the scene when a picture is taken.
analog/digital converter The EXPEED module in the camera that electronically converts the analog information captured by the D3200’s sensor into digital bits that can be stored ...