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Nikon D500 Fast Start

John Greengo

Nikon D500 Fast Start

John Greengo

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1 Class Introduction Duration:03:59
2 Nikon D500 Overview Duration:11:25
3 Camera Basics Duration:08:31
4 Basic Camera Controls Duration:03:22
6 Top of Camera: Buttons Duration:16:33
7 Back of Camera: Release Mode Duration:05:55
9 Back of Camera: Play Back Duration:10:18
10 Back of Camera: Buttons Duration:09:36
11 Back of Camera: Live View Duration:22:56
12 Back of Camera: Movie Mode Duration:09:48
14 Left of Camera: Focus Mode Duration:12:00
15 Left & Right Sides of Camera Duration:05:18
16 Bottom of Camera Duration:04:56
17 Front of Camera Duration:05:34
18 Nikon Lenses Overview Duration:09:26
19 Playback Menu Duration:08:24
20 Photo Shooting Menu Duration:14:26
21 ISO: Photo Shooting Menu Duration:26:14
22 Movie Shooting Menu Duration:14:01
23 Custom Setting Menu: Autofocus Duration:14:20
27 Custom Setting Menu: Controls Duration:11:38
28 Setup Menu Duration:16:00
29 Setup Menu: Wi-Fi Duration:06:47
30 Retouch & My Menu Duration:06:06
31 Camera Operation Overview Duration:08:13

Class Description

We know what it’s like to dive right into taking pictures with your new camera. But dense technical manuals make for a terrible first date. Get the most out of your new Nikon® D500 with this complete step-by-step walkthrough of the camera’s features.

Join expert photographer John Greengo for a fast-track introduction, and unlock your camera’s full potential.  

In this class you'll learn:

  • How to use the D500’s various shooting modes
  • How to use and customize the D500’s menus
  • How to master the 4K video function
John is a CreativeLive veteran instructor and an experienced photographer. He has extensive experience teaching the technical minutiae that makes any camera an effective tool: aperture, ISO, the Rule of Thirds, and the kinds of lenses you’ll need to suit your camera body. This Fast Start includes a complete breakdown of your camera’s exposure, focus, metering, video and more. John will also explain how to customize the Nikon D500’s settings to work for your style of photography.


Carl Vanderweyden

John Greengo is the best! I purchased a Nikon D500 and this course around the same time. Because of this camera being so complex, I felt that a course would be beneficial. This course that John teaches is exactly what I needed. His knowledge of this camera as well as photography in general is exceptional. In fact, I own a couple of other courses presented by John and I also bought a couple of his books! I would highly recommend this course to anyone who wants to know the ins-and-outs of this D500! Thanks again John for a great course and your great way of explaining things with clear dialect and great visuals!

M Jo

Wow! What a great class! John is a natural teacher, moving at a good pace and explaining things carefully, never assuming you already know more than you might. I just got my D500 last week and am so pleased to have gone through this entire class. I learned a LOT and took some notes to refer back to. I've also just bought a Z6 and have purchased John's class for that. Can't wait to dive in!!!

Christina Brittain

By The class. John is the gold standard for teaching. He repairs lessons to perfection. He speaks in ways students comprehend all that he presents. Never waste words. Never bores. Always demonstrates his points. I will continue to purchase his classes as they provide the best learning I have found. He is making me a much better photographer, both technically and creatively. You can't make good images if you don't know your gear. Hope he teaches lessons in Portland Oregon one day. I know Pro Photo Supply would sponsor him.