A Detailed Guide To Understanding The Settings And Menus On Your Digital Camera

Nikon D810

Every Digital camera has a Menu designed to help you set the camera to enable you to get the best image results from the camera. The settings for focus, shutter speed, aperture and ISO are not the only settings on your camera, there are many other settings available. In this blog I will attempt to… Continue reading A Detailed Guide To Understanding The Settings And Menus On Your Digital Camera

Best Nikon Camera and Lens Options For Wildlife Photography

  When photographing wildlife, there are several main criteria that you should aim for with your equipment and we will summarise some of those in this article. The above image of the kangaroo has been captured with a Nikon 300mm f/4 lens, on a Nikon D700 camera. Cameras There are a few important specifications to… Continue reading Best Nikon Camera and Lens Options For Wildlife Photography

A Review of Nikon Camera Light Metering Systems

  When using a camera’s light metering system it requires some knowledge of what settings to use to get the best exposure for your image. With the Nikon cameras there are essentially three different metering settings to understand when measuring the light levels. Spot metering, centre weighted spot metering and matrix metering, some knowledge of… Continue reading A Review of Nikon Camera Light Metering Systems

Taking Advantage Of Your Cameras ISO Settings With Nikon Cameras

  There are many advantages of the latest breed of cameras, with their high ISO settings. The ISO setting effectively is the sensitivity of the cameras sensor to the light. Many of today’s cameras will give options for ISO settings of ISO6400 and higher. There are many advantages in being able the set your camera… Continue reading Taking Advantage Of Your Cameras ISO Settings With Nikon Cameras

Analyzing Your Lens Focal Length, Aperture, Shutter Speed and ISO Usage

There is a great free program to analyse your usage of your lens focal lengths, aperture, camera shutter speed and ISO settings. The program is Exposure plot and can be downloaded free. The above graph is an analysis of my Focal Length usage over the last few years. The program automatically corrects for the 1.5… Continue reading Analyzing Your Lens Focal Length, Aperture, Shutter Speed and ISO Usage

Camera Guide and Settings For Better Images

The following articles are general camera guides to the settings of your camera for better images. Beginners Guide – Top Ten Tips to Improve Your Photography Capturing Stunning Images Getting The Image Right In The Camera Camera Vibrations and Image Sharpness Slow Shutter Speed Raw Image Files and Processing Isolating the Subject Moving Images High Shutter… Continue reading Camera Guide and Settings For Better Images