Join Ben Long for an in-depth discussion in this video Manually selecting a focus point, part of Nikon D7000 Essential Training.
You have seen how you can choose a different autofocusing mode that's the AF-A.…AF-S and AF-C switch that you learned about in the last movie.…I can also change the autofocus area mode, this controls what focus points are…used in a given mode and that's what this display right above is.…Before we cover AF-A, I think it's going to be easier if we switch to…Autofocus Single Servo.…So I am going to switch over here to S . Now this is where the camera does not…try to track moving objects.…
By default it's set to automatic selection of focus point and you can see here…that all 39 of my focus points are active.…What this indicator means is that when I have pressed the Shutter button, it's…going to pick amongst those 39 focus points to find one or a few that it thinks…are on top of my subject.…If I want, I can change that mode to a single focus point selection.…If I press the same button over here that I used earlier to change autofocus…mode and turn the subcommand dial, the one on the front of the camera, now…
- 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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