eBook is the definitive D40 and D40x instruction guide.
Now in an expanded Second Edition, with Printed Version option
eBook helps you master the use of the Nikon D40 or D40x digital
with a complete description of all the camera features, plus lots of
useful tips and background information. This is the
should have been the manual!
This eBook is a must-read for any D40 or D40x user, with over
600 pages of information about everything about how SLRs work, to how to use the camera
and the software that accompanies it. This eBook is supplied on CD-ROM for US$29.95
plus shipping and handling, and can only be purchased
from this site. You can also get a professionally printed copy of the work for an additional US$29.95 plus any extra shipping and handling (must be ordered at same time as eBook).
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- Organized to help you learn. The eBook is presented in distinct sections for what you need to know before using the camera (background and setup), while using the camera (shooting features), and after using the camera (what you can do in the camera with an image that has already been taken). Want a more concise carry-it-with-you guide? Just print the middle section and have it bound to take with you.
complete instruction manual and an introduction to relevant
digital issues in one book. Thom Hogan's Complete Guide
to the Nikon D40 and D40x manages to not only fully describe every
feature of the D40 series in clear, easy-to-understand language, but
gives you rich, technical background for many of the critical
issues that confront digital camera users. First time DSLR users will get information about how DSLRs work. DSLR veterans will get insights into how to set their D40 and D40x for the best results.
- Nikon flash and autofocus modes explained in plain English! Wonder how the I-TTL flash works? Can't figure out the autofocus or metering systems and why they do what they do? Thom Hogan's Complete Guide to the Nikon D40 and D40x explains these terms and accompanying techniques in the same simple, no-nonsense language that made his Nikon Field Guide a best seller.
useful Photoshop Actions and Depth of Field spreadsheet. On
the disc is Thom's Excel spreadsheet, which allows you to calculate
depth of field and hyperfocal distance for any Nikon lens used
with the D40 series (note that depth of field on a digital body like
the D40 or D40x is not the same as it is for 35mm film). But
that's not all! You'll also get Excel workbooks for macro and
flash (know how to calculate the GN of multiple flashes or the
effective GN when bouncing? You will if buy this book!).
- Includes an introduction to Nikon's software. Includes a separate 180+ page eBook that describes all of Nikon's software (Transfer, ViewNX, Capture NX2, and Camera Control Pro) in detail.
- Complete means complete. Unlike many of the other books that have popped up about this camera, you'll find much more information here, and no aspect of the camera is left uncovered or glossed over. Find out why so many Nikon users think that Thom's Complete Guides offer the best, most accurate, and understandable descriptions of the Nikon DSLRs.
said about the first edition of this eBook:
pages, eBook (Macintosh and Windows CD-ROM supplied; uses Acrobat
I have never come across better written instruction. --A Helmle
Wow, what a nicely put together guide. -- G Scafe
I am very impressed by your depth of knowledge and the ability to present it to the less accomplished photographer. -- D Boys
All orders: $29.95 plus $6.95 shipping and handling. A professional printed copy of the work is available for an additional US$29.95 plus any additional shipping and handling necessary if ordered along with the eBook. Published by byThom Press.
eBook is mailed to you in CD-ROM form (Priority Mail in the
airmail outside the US), and is in Adobe Acrobat format (requires
free Acrobat Reader 6.x or later). If you order the professionally printed option, you'll also get a perfect bound, black and white version of the eBook in paperback size. The
eBook is cross referenced with bookmarks for the complete
Table of Contents. You may print a copy of the eBook you purchase for your
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