How to Use the Assign FN button Nikon D800


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Using the Assign FN button

By default the function button on the front of your camera doesn't do anything, but it's in a great location. When your hand is on the hand grip, you've got easy access to the top button for Depth of Field Preview by default, and this bottom button here, which you can add another function to. To set that function you want to go here into your menu, into the Custom Setting menu, down to the Controls category, and you're looking for f4 Assigned function button. If I come in here, you can see that it defaults to off, and again, the camera is highlighting it for me, just in case you ever get confused as about where it is.

And when you come in here, you're actually going to be looking at the bottom of a very long list of functions. You may think at first, well, there are only three things I can do. That's not true. There's this really long list of things that you can define for the function button. I'm just going to go through this quickly and call out a coupl...

Using the Assign FN button
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Using the Assign FN button provides you with in-depth training on Photography. Taught by Ben Long as part of the Shooting with the Nikon D800

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