Join Steve Simon for an in-depth discussion in this video Configuring My Menu, part of Nikon D5500: Tips, Tricks, & Techniques.
- Throughout this course we've been making…a lot of changes and tweeks to your D5500…and the various menus that are available to us,…and you know what, they're just so many menu items.…I haven't done the count, but as you can see here…there are playback menu, shooting menu,…the custom settings menu has probably more…menu items than any of them, the wrench…or maintenance set up menu, there's a retouch menu,…and then lastly there's the my menu.…
Now the my menu is available to us,…but if you go down, if you don't happen to see my menu there…chances are you are on recent settings…because you have the choice of recent settings or my menu.…So if you don't see my menu in the last bottom tab,…go to choose tab and hit my menu…at which point you're going to see a screen…that's going to allow you to add…the things that you're going to change on a regular basis,…the menu items that you're going to use…on a regular basis to make changes,…and I really like this feature on the D5500…because there may be maybe 11 or 6 or 8,…
In this course, photographer and educator Steve Simon demonstrates a set of customization strategies aimed at making a Nikon D5500 camera far more responsive and effective. That way, you can focus on composition and artistic expression, and let your Nikon handle the rest.
- Configuring the autofocus options
- Reviewing dynamic mode
- Understanding exposure modes
- Maximizing live view
- Zeroing out the camera to start fresh