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Mastering the Nikon D700 by Darrell Young, James Johnson

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Shooting/Display

Custom settings d1 to d11

(User’s Manual pages 298–304)

Custom setting d1 – Beep

(User’s Manual page 298)

Figure 6-27 shows the screens used to configure Custom setting d1.

I don’t like my camera beeping at me, but you might love it. Either way, we can each have our wish. You can set the camera to beep at you with a high-pitched or low-pitched beeping sound. The low-pitched sound is not very loud, while the high-pitched sound is quite audible. In fact, it sets up a harmonic resonance with the bones in my skull and causes my eyeballs to vibrate.

The D700’s self-timer Beep function is to let you know when the self-timer is about to fire. It counts down the seconds with a beep or two per second, then at the last moment it doubles the beeping ...

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