Understanding Depth of Field Preview

As you all know, Depth of Field (DOF) is the distance between the nearest and farthest objects in a scene that appear acceptably sharp in image. It is widely used term in all types of photography and specially popular in Portrait and Landscape photography. We use small DOF (small aperture value), also called shallow depth […]

Choosing a Release Mode on Nikon D7000

Release mode allows you to choose how you want to release shutter of your camera. D7000 lets you choose from Single frame, Continuous mode, Self-timer mode, Remote control mode, Quiet mode and vibration-damping Mirror Up mode. D7000 comes with release mode dial lock which prevents from changing modes accidentally. When you want to change release […]

Trying Multiple Exposure is fun shooting

Multiple exposure lets you combine two or more exposures into one image without using any post processing software like Photoshop. This option is only available in P, S, A and M mode. Sometimes it’s fun to experiment with your camera settings. If you are planning for fun shooting, trying multiple exposure is one good option. […]

How to set Custom White Balance

White balance is the tool to help get the colors in your images as accurate as possible. White balance setting is based on the color temperature while shooting. Color temperatures are measured in Kelvin scale if you still remember your high school science. Higher the temperature, more blue light exists and lowers the temperature, more […]

Nikon D90 Autofocus Area Mode

We discussed about Autofocus Mode available with Nikon D90 a while ago. Autofocus Mode allows you to choose when to autofocus your subject. Now we are going to discuss about Autofocus Area which allows you to choose which of the 11 focus points in the viewfinder should be used to evaluate and lock the focus. […]

Automatic Exposure Bracketing (AEB)

I have discussed about exposure compensation and bracketing previously where I talked about what is an exposure compensation, when to use it and what does bracketing means? Now lets talk about Automatic Exposure Bracketing (AEB) feature and how to set controls for Nikon D90 to implement exposure bracketing. Sometimes manually bracketing and taking multiple shots […]