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Nikon D7100 / D7200 Fast Start

with John Greengo

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About The Class


Join John Greengo for an in-depth step-by-step tour of the Nikon® D7100.  With a hands-on introduction to your camera's operations, detailed instructions on how all the menus work, and instruction on how to shoot great photos with this specific camera model. 

Please note: a video addendum segment has been added to the course page with updated information on the Nikon D7200.


Lesson Plan

  1. 01

    Camera Introduction

    The Nikon D7100 is a great camera - get to know every button and dial and what they are good for.

    24:36
  2. 02

    Top Buttons

    30:21
  3. 03

    Backside Buttons

    19:32
  4. 04

    Buttons Continued

    18:29
  5. 05

    Live View and Movie Mode

    13:12
  6. 06

    Flash Button

    18:46
  7. 07

    Left Side Buttons

    27:36
  8. 08

    Right Side, Bottom, and Lenses

    16:25
  9. 09

    Displays

    11:15
  10. 10

    Menus

    29:28
  11. 11

    Shooting Menu

    16:34
  12. 12

    Custom Menu

    21:20
  13. 13

    Set-up, Retouch and Recent Settings Menu

    28:04
  14. 14

    Camera Operation

    12:50
  15. 15

    Nikon® D7200 Addendum

    05:47
  16. 16

    Next Steps

    02:54

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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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  • judy49

    judy49

    January 2015

    I'm sold. Can't wait to upgrade from my D5200 to the D7100. Thanks to John I have just been convinced of what I have been reading about this camera. And John is much more interesting than a manual. Since I now own this video, I can re-watch it when I get the camera. I have watched and purchased John Greengo's videos several times, and he never ceases to amaze me. I have been shooting for about 18 months, and really have developed a real passion for the art. At 65 years old, its not as easy as maybe it would have been years ago, but with the help with instructors like John Greengo, and others on Creative Live, I'm on my way to an exciting retirement.

  • user e35335

    July 2014

    I think Nikon should supply this course as part of the purchase price, it's that good. John is a great ambassador for the Nikon brand and there can be no better way to get immediate confidence in your new camera. He has a calm engaging manner, is very fluent (no umm's & err's) and is a true inspiration. I owned the camera for a couple of months before I came across this course and my hit rate has dramatically improved with his instruction. I have gone on to purchase "The fundamentals of photography" and the fast start for my other camera OMD EM1, both equally excellent.

  • ~user-458e96

    July 2014

    This is my first experience with a DSLR and John's class and instruction style is excellent and easy to understand his instructions. I purchases the D7100 and am happy that I can watch this video again and again to increase my knowledge of this wonderful camera. I am so satisfied with John's style of instruction I intend to purchase "Fundamentals of Digital Photography 2014" Thank you CreativeLive. eddyhc1

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