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David Busch’s Nikon® D3000: Guide to Digital SLR Photography by David D. Busch

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Chapter 3. Setting Up Your Nikon D3000

For an entry-level camera, the Nikon D3000 has a remarkable number of options and settings you can use to customize the way your camera operates. Not only can you change shooting settings used at the time the picture is taken, but you can adjust the way your camera behaves. Indeed, if your D3000 doesn’t operate in exactly the way you’d like, chances are you can make a small change in the Playback, Shooting, and Setup menus that will tailor the D3000 to your needs. If you don’t like the menus themselves, you can customize which items appear using the D3000’s My Menu option.

This chapter will help you sort out the settings for all the D3000’s menus. These include the Playback and Shooting menus, which determine ...

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