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Sony NEX-6 Fast Start

with John Greengo

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  •   02 9:15 am - Top Deck

    26:36

Class duration: 3h 37m

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About The Class

Ready to make the most of your Sony® NEX 6? Join expert photographer John Greengo for a fast-track introduction to taking full advantage of your camera’s features.

You’ll learn what sets the Sony NEX 6 apart from its competitors: it’s compact, while still delivering super high-quality images. John will walk you through the buttons, dials, and features of your camera. He’ll also demystify its potentially-confusing menu system. The Sony NEX 6 has tons of features to offer, and John will help you identify which of those features are essential and which are superfluous.

This course will have you using your Sony NEX 6 like a pro in no time -- no complicated manuals required.

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Lesson Plan

  1. 01

    9:00 am - Class Overview

    16:24
  2. 02

    9:15 am - Top Deck

    26:36
  3. 03

    9:45 am - Back, Sides and Bottom Deck

    34:24
  4. 04

    10:45 am - Lenses and Displays

    24:22
  5. 05

    11:00 am - Focus and Flash

    36:33
  6. 06

    12:45 pm - Menu

    24:54
  7. 07

    1:15 pm - Setup Menu

    22:26
  8. 08

    1:30 pm - Main Settings

    28:40
  9. 09

    Next Steps

    02:53

Meet Your Expert

John Greengo

John Greengo is an award-winning photographer specializing in outdoor and travel photography. Shooting for over 3 decades, John has developed an unrivaled understanding of the industry, tools, techniques and art of photography. When he's not traveling for a new shoot, ... read more

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  • Creativelive Student

    Creativelive Student

    January 2014

    I'm a great fan of John Greengo and own NEX-6, hence I bought this course. Managed to learn quite a few tidbits here and there even though I've been using this camera for a few months. I disagree with one thing John mentioned though, which is Long Exposure Noise Reduction (LENR). John recommended disabling LENR as he prefers doing it in post. But LENR is not something casually done in post, and it's still best to do in camera, and it will affect even your RAW files. Unless you are shooting something time critical e.g. fireworks, time lapse, etc., then I would suggest leaving LENR on.

  • Karolina

    July 2018

    I'm writing this review long after the class was recorded. I own a Sony Nex-7 (significant camera setup overlap with Nex-6) since 2013 and even now found the lessons useful. Most importantly, it reminded me of the DMF function, that I've never really put in practice, which will most probably change. I love that camera! Thank you John and CreativeLive team :)

  • Creativelive Student

    July 2014

    The class is quite comprehensive and easy to follow. I'm learning something new everyday with my new camera. Thanks!

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