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Mastering the Nikon D5000 by Darrell Young

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Displaying D-Movies

(User’s Manual pages 132 and 133)

Now, the fun begins! The whole point of this chapter is to allow you to capture some great videos. After reading the previous information and learning about a few “gotchas” described later in this chapter, you’ll soon have quite a collection of video clips.

There are three ways to play back one of your cool D-Movies from the camera itself:

  • By playing it back on the LCD monitor on the camera’s back

  • By using the “included in the box” AV cable and connecting to a standard-definition TV (SDTV)

  • By using an HDMI cable that you’ve purchased to connect to a high definition TV (HDTV)

Let’s talk about each of these three display methods.

Displaying a D-Movie on the Camera LCD

The method to view a movie on the ...

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