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Nikon D5200 For Dummies by Julie Adair King

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Getting the Lay of the Land

In This Chapter

arrow Familiarizing yourself with the lens, viewfinder, and monitor

arrow Working with memory cards

arrow Exploring external controls and menus

arrow Viewing and adjusting camera settings

arrow Customizing basic operations

arrow Restoring the camera’s default settings

If you’re like me, shooting for the first time with a camera as sophisticated as the Nikon D5200 produces a blend of excitement and anxiety. On one hand, you can’t wait to start using your new equipment, but on the other, you’re a little intimidated by all its buttons, dials, and menu options.

Well, fear not: This chapter provides the information you need to start getting comfortable with your D5200. Along with an introduction to the camera’s external features, including its fancy articulating monitor, I offer ...

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