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Nikon D5500: From Snapshots to Great Shots by Rob Sylvan

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3. The Auto Modes

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ISO 200 • 1/400 sec. • f/8 • 200mm lens

Get Shooting with the Automatic Camera Modes

The Nikon D5500 is an amazing camera with some incredible features. In fact, with all of the technology built into it, the D5500 can be pretty intimidating for someone new to dSLR photography. For that reason, the folks at Nikon have made it a little easier for you to get great-looking photographs without having to do a lot of thinking. Enter the scene modes. The camera modes on the automatic side of the Mode dial are simple, icon-labeled modes that are set up to use specific features of the camera for various shooting situations. In addition, ...

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