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Nikon D7500 Fast Start

with John Greengo

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About The Class

Learn How To Use Your Camera and Start Taking Pictures Today

We know what it’s like to dive right into taking pictures with your new camera. But trying to understand the manual can be a frustrating experience. Get the most out of your new Nikon D7500 with this complete step-by-step walk-through of the camera’s features.

Join expert photographer John Greengo for a fast-track introduction, and unlock your camera’s full potential. In this Fast Start class, you’ll learn:

  • Learn the finer nuances of the 51-point AF system for sports portraits and more
  • Customize the deep menu to fit your specific needs

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 D7500’s settings to work for your style of photography.


Lesson Plan

  1. 01

    Class Introduction

    08:45
  2. 02

    Photo Basics

    03:55
  3. 03

    Basic Camera Controls

    05:11
  4. 04

    Mode Dial

    19:08
  5. 05

    Top Of Camera

    10:15
  6. 06

    Back Of Camera

    06:11
  7. 07

    Viewfinder Display

    05:07
  8. 08

    Back of Camera Buttons

    22:08
  9. 09

    Live View Menu

    16:05
  10. 10

    Movie Mode Menu

    10:23
  11. 11

    Left & Right Sides Of Camera

    15:57
  12. 12

    Bottom Of Camera

    02:46
  13. 13

    Front Of Camera

    03:18
  14. 14

    Lens Options

    10:49
  15. 15

    Playback Menu

    07:23
  16. 16

    Photo Shooting Menu

    08:34
  17. 17

    ISO Shooting Menu

    09:03
  18. 18

    Image Quality Shooting Menus

    09:16
  19. 19

    Multiple Exposure & HDR Menus

    05:48
  20. 20

    Movie Shooting Menu

    07:25
  21. 21

    Custom Setting Menu

    09:13
  22. 22

    Timer & Bracketing Menus

    08:27
  23. 23

    Custom Control Menu

    05:44
  24. 24

    Set Up Menu

    28:47
  25. 25

    My Menu

    03:03
  26. 26

    Camera Operation

    09:50

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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  • pdf Nikon D7500 Recommended Settings
  • pdf Keynote Part 1
  • pdf Keynote Part 2
  • pdf Keynote Part 3
  • pdf Keynote Part 4

100% of students recommend this class.
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  • Thomas Sielaff

    Thomas Sielaff

    January 2018

    Great, great course. Could not be any clearer on what to know, what to do, and in all, making understanding my camera a fun thing! Well, well, worth that cost. A steal really!!

  • Keshav

    May 2018

    Helps you master the camera controls very quickly. I'm glad I took the course. Without it, I'm sure it would have taken me years to know and use the full power of this camera. Great Course. Highly recommend.

  • Roy Shenfield

    Roy Shenfield

    December 2017

    This is a great course! I recently bought a D7500 and was somewhat stymied by the large number of different possible settings and the several hundred page user manual and menu guide. This course covers the vast majority of what I need to know and in a reasonable amount of detail. I especially liked the material on menus as he went through most of them in detail. Additionally all the slides shown in the course are available in pdf as well as several pages detailing the authors recommended settings. I highly recommend, especially given the $24.00 special offering for this.

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