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

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Chapter 5. Advanced Shooting Tips for Your Nikon D3000

Getting the right exposure is one of the foundations of a great photograph, but a lot more goes into a compelling shot than good tonal values. A sharp image, proper white balance, good color, and other factors all can help elevate your image from good to exceptional. So, now that you’ve got a good understanding of exposure tucked away, you’ll want to learn how to work with some additional exposure options, use the automatic and manual focusing controls available with the Nikon D3000, and master some of the many ways you can fine-tune your images.

This chapter is a bit of a grab bag, because I’m including some specific advanced shooting techniques that didn’t quite fit into the other chapters. ...

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