You should find this roadmap of the functions of the Coolpix P7800’s controls more useful than the tiny black-and-white drawings in the manual packed with the camera, which has dozens of cross-references that send you on an information scavenger hunt through dozens of pages. Everything you need to know about the controls themselves is here. You’ll find descriptions of menus and settings in Chapters 3 and 4.
Figure 2.1 shows a front view of the Nikon Coolpix P7800 from a 45-degree angle.
The main components you need to know about are as follows:
▄ Hand grip. This gently ...