Join Ben Long for an in-depth discussion in this video Firmware updates, part of Nikon D7000 Essential Training.
Your camera is a piece of hardware, of course and it comes with editing software…that you install on your computer.…Somewhere between hardware and software is firmware, software that runs on the…computer inside your hardware.…The firmware in your camera is what controls all of the camera's functions and…operations and occasionally Nikon will update that firmware.…Before you go look for a firmware update for your D7000, you need to know what…version of the firmware you're currently running.…Hit the Menu button and go to the very bottom of the Setup menu.…
That's a little wrench menu, the very last item is Firmware version.…If I pick that, it tells me what version of the firmware I am using, you'll need…this information when you go to the website to look for a newer version.…Once you know what version firmware is already installed on your camera, point…your web browser to nikonusa.com.…From the main screen go to the Service & Support menu and choose Download Center.…From there, you'll have a number of options.…
- What is an SLR?
- Attaching a lens to a camera
- Deciding how many batteries and media cards are needed
- Setting Auto mode
- Changing ISO
- Changing image format and size
- Manually selecting a focus point
- Correcting exposure while shooting
- Controlling white balance
- Using a driver and self-timer
- Auto exposure bracketing
- Selecting a picture style
- Using Live View
- Shooting video
- Using custom functions, such as ISO expansion and mirror lockup
- Cleaning the camera and sensor
Skill Level Beginner
1. Getting to Know Your Nikon SLR
2. Shooting in Auto Mode
3. Shooting in Program Mode
4. Controlling Autofocus
5. Controlling White Balance
Using white balance presets2m 11s
6. Understanding Release Modes
7. Using the Exposure Control Options
8. More Playback Options
9. Shooting with Scene Modes
10. Shooting with Flash
11. Shooting with Picture Styles
12. Using Live View
13. Shooting Video
14. Customizing Menus and Modes
15. Using Custom Settings
16. Retouching Images
17. Caring for Your Camera
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