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Duration

5 hours

Price

Level

Beginner

Certification

Available

Instructor

Jeremy Bayston

Master your Nikon D3400 DSLR and shoot great pictures and videos

Expected learning & outcomes

Students will learn how the camera works, what all the buttons do, how to use the Mode Dial to get great results, learn about all the Menu options, How to use white balance to change the tone of your images, how to have fun with the effects and use the picture styles, how to use the flash and flashguns, how to shoot video properly and record sound, both with the camera and with external recorders.

Skills you will learn

Concentration, DSLR, Editorial, Lenses, Lighting, Photography, Video

About this course

This excellent course is designed for you!

This is a superb course for anyone who wants to get the best out of their Nikon D3400 camera. Ideal for anyone who has just bought their first DSLR, it covers the basics really well, explaining each button and setting in detail. Then it explains how to use the settings so that you can produce beautiful professional-level photography.

The author, Jeremy Bayston, has been a picture editor for national newspapers for over 25 years and brings a wealth of experience to this manual. He has produced specially made, exclusive videos, which go into greater detail on effects, menus, modes, shooting videos, getting the best sound for movies, and much more.

This manual:

Has exclusive videos about the Modes, Menus, Autofocus, Flash and more.

Helps you get a great feel for the camera, exploring the shooting modes, and effects.

Explains the settings to get better results from exposure, lighting and focus.

Tips and tricks, to help you master focusing, metering and flash.

The brilliant tips and tricks on metering, focusing, how to use the flash and how to shoot great movies have come from years of working with some of the best photographers in the industry. There are chapters on best equipment, lenses and setting up studio lights.  And for anyone who wants to use the Nikon D3400 to shoot movies - it is a great video camera - the are chapters on video basics and how to get the best sound, and much more.

This is a very accessible manual, telling you all you need to know to get started with the Nikon D3400. Then it shows you how to take great pictures and videos with this Nikon DSLR camera. For more experienced photographers, this guide explains the  functions so that you can quickly get started. It also explains the camera controls, and guides you through all the Menus and Custom Settings to help you best set up the camera for your specific shooting needs. The videos explain things in great detail.

With this course, you get the perfect blend of photography instruction and camera reference that will take your images to the next level. If you have a Nikon D3400, you owe it to yourself to watch this course. It can help you progress you from absolute beginner to accomplished DSLR photographer!

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