Now that you've bought the amazing Nikon D3100, you need a book that goes beyond a tour of the camera's features to show you exactly how to use the D3100 to take great pictures. With Nikon D3100: From Snapshots to Great Shots, you get the perfect blend of photography instruction and camera reference that will take your images to the next level! Beautifully illustrated with large, vibrant photos, this book teaches you how to take control of your photography to get the image you want every time you pick up the camera. Follow along with your friendly and knowledgeable guide, photographer and author Jeff Revell, and you will: * Learn the top ten things you need to know about shooting with the D3100 * Use the D3100's automatic scene modes to get better shots right away * Move on to the professional modes, where you have full control over the look and feel of your images * Master the photographic basics of composition, focus, depth of field, and much more * Learn all the best tricks and techniques for getting great action shots, landscapes, and portraits * Find out how to get great shots in low light * Fully grasp all the concepts and techniques as you go, with assignments at the end of every chapterWith Nikon D3100: From Snapshots to Great Shots, you'll learn not only what makes a great shot work-you'll learn how to get that shot using your D3100. And once you've got the shot, show it off! Join the book's Flickr group, share your photos, and discuss how you use your D3100 at: flickr.comgroupsnikond3100fromsnapshotstogreatshots.
Jeff Revell has been shooting professionally for more than 25 years, and has a wide range of expertise in everything from landscape photography to travel and urban photography. As an early adopter of digital technology, he has been on the leading edge of digital imaging technology, education and instruction. Perhaps best known as the photographer behind the popular PhotoWalk Pro blog, each weekday Jeff shares step-by-step tutorials on digital photography technique and editing of digital images. The worldwide appeal of Jeff's site, along with his live PhotoWalks have made him one of the most sought-after and trusted sources for digital photography training and education.