Credits for Chapter Opening Images

Chapter 1 – Jackie Donaldson (bhpr), Elmer the Skinny Juvenile Blue Grosbeak Nikon D810, AF-S Nikkor 500mm f/4 (non-VR) with a 1.4 TC, 1/4000 sec at f/7.1, ISO 1600

I took this cute picture the first week I shot with the D810, while at Bombay Hook National Wildlife Refuge in Smyrna, Delaware, which is a favorite spot of mine. Blue Grosbeaks can be pretty skittish, but this juvenile was kind of brave and let me shoot him for a minute or so. Maybe he was just a ham.

Chapter 2 – Richard Higgins (HigginsR1), Gulf Fritillary Butterflies on a Burnt Log Nikon D810, AF-S VR Micro-Nikkor 105mm f/2.8G IF-ED lens, 1/6 sec at f/32, ISO 800 Life returns after a forest fire. I was able to catch these two Gulf Fritillary butterflies ...

Get Mastering the Nikon D810 now with O’Reilly online learning.

O’Reilly members experience live online training, plus books, videos, and digital content from 200+ publishers.