13. Pimp My Ride


Upgrades and Accessories to Expand Your Camera’s Creative Potential

If you bought your camera with a lens, then you have everything you need to begin shooting with your D800. I took great care to ensure that almost all of the techniques covered in the book are not beyond your basic camera setup. That being said, there are some accessories that are essential for certain types of photography. Other accessories aren’t necessarily essential, but they will improve the look of your images.

Let’s take a look at some items that I believe are must-have accessories for your photography.


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