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Top 5 Settings To Change On The Nikon D7200

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After spending some time with the Nikon D7200, I found that there were a few settings I wanted to adjust to make the camera work a bit better for my workflow. Here are 5 settings to change on the Nikon D7200. Set Image Quality to NEF Raw + JPEG Within the Photo Shooting Menu, scroll to Image quality and select NEF Raw + JPEG Raw photos will be useful for editing on a computer. JPEG photos won’t take up a lot of storage space and this filetype is useful for sharing to social media.Auto Focus Settings I prefer to shoot in AF-S Servo Modewith Spot Mode selected. Hold down the button on the side of the camera, next to the Auto/Manual Focus switch, to toggle between different Auto Focus Settings.To activate AF-S: Turn off Live View, look through Viewfinder and hold down the button next to the Focus Mode Switch, and rotate the wheel with your right thumb to select AF-S Mode.AF-S allows the camera to refocus every time you press the shutter button, or in my case, when I press down the “Back Button” focus. This allows the camera to refocus when needed as opposed to AF-A Single Mode, where your camera is only going to focus once. Spot Mode: When you hold down the button next to the Focus Switch and toggle between Auto Focus Modes, rotate the ‘rocker’ on the front of your camera (under the shutter button) and you can then cycle through your Focus Modes: Wide, Normal, Spot, and Portrait. I …

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Top 5 Settings To Change On The Nikon D7200

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I recently rented a Nikon D7200 to spend some time with. I am not a Nikon Photographer, but have been shooting DSLR since 2005. After spending some time with the Nikon D7200, I found that there were a few settings I wanted to adjust to make the camera work a bit better for my workflow. The camera is a bit different than what I am used to. I shot on the Canon platform for the first 10 years of my photography career and then switched to Sony. I decided to put together a short video showcasing the settings I felt needed to be changed on the D7200 to get overall better performance from the camera. Here are 5 settings to change on the Nikon D7200. I also created a few other Nikon D7200 videos, so make sure to check those out as well. One is linked below, but on our Youtube channel you will find a few others. How to Transfer Images to Your Smartphone: https://youtu.be/kAoFIbQNHjU Get the Nikon D7200 Body Only on Amazon: http://amzn.to/2iQSFUP Get the Nikon D7200 Kit on Amazon: http://amzn.to/2iMFqSN Learn how to Ditch Auto and take better photos with our free Ditch Auto course: https://www.udemy.com/ditch-auto-start-shooting-in-manual/

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How to Shoot Video on Your Nikon D7200

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The Nikon D7200 shoots HD video and does it well. There are a lot of settings specific to video, so lets look at shooting video using a Nikon D7200. Get the Nikon D7200 Body Only on Amazon: http://amzn.to/2iQSFUP Get the Nikon D7200 Kit on Amazon: http://amzn.to/2iMFqSN Video Transcription: Welcome to Ditch Auto. My name’s Jerad and today I’m going to show you how to shoot video with the Nikon D7200. Now the Nikon D7200 is a great camera. I was really surprised at the price and the quality of this camera. It is fantastic. If you have this camera for any length of time, you probably know how good of a camera it is and value for the dollar. So, shooting video is not really new, but it is to a lot of people who are now have been shooting with DSLR’s for a while and want to move into that video field or start shooting video clips, because these cameras shoot fantastic video, full HD and have a lot of options. Now your Nikon D7200 makes it very easy for you to shoot video. So let’s go ahead and take a look at some of those options. I’m going to power up the camera, and when you go into the menu, we’re going to toggle over to the movie shooting menu, which I really like. I love the fact that Nikon has its own movie shooting menu instead of intertwining settings in with other menus. So here we have some different options. We can change …