Join Richard Harrington for an in-depth discussion in this video Shooting video, part of Learning the Nikon D5200 and D5300.
- Your DSLR camera is also capable of…shooting high definition video.…Shooting video on a DSLR is great…because you can use the same high quality…gloss and the camera that you already own,…but it can be a bit challenging.…If you want to learn more about shooting video,…I'd encourage you to check out the…DSLR Video Tips series here on lynda.com.…Shooting video is very similar to live view photography.…In fact, most of the things you just learned…in the last module apply.…For best results, I recommend that you choose…an aperture to let in the right amount of light,…and control the depth of field.…
To do this, you'll want to be in…aperture priority or manual mode.…Press the live view switch.…Then, choose a focus mode.…Many people prefer to shoot video using manual focus,…but the autofocus methods have gotten…significantly better for video shooting situations.…If you're using an autofocus mode,…be sure to also choose the autofocus area.…Press the shutter button half-way to set focus.…If you need to, you can adjust the exposure.…
- Getting ready to shoot
- Shooting in scene modes
- Working with the built-in flash
- Changing ISO
- Focusing with modes or by hand
- Understanding shutter release mode
- Switching metering modes
- Shooting with an external flash
- Shooting video
Skill Level Beginner
1. Quick Start
2. A Closer Look at the Camera
3. Shooting in Programmed Auto Mode
4. Exploring Autofocus
5. Understanding Shutter-Release Modes
Using the self-timer2m 20s
6. Understanding Exposure Controls
7. Beyond the Basics
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