Nikon D5000: From Snapshots to Great Shots - The goal of this book is to show you how to get the most out of this entry level camera. It's more than a basic manual. It will show and guide you through the capabilities of this camera - all leading to creating more exciting and creative images.
Jeff will teach you the top ten things you need to know about the D5000 and then show you each mode and feature. It's one thing to read the manual that comes with the camera - it's quite another to learn from a pro who knows exactly what to do.
Learn the top ten things you need to know about shooting with the D5000
Use the D5000's automatic scene modes to get better shots right away
Move on to the professional modes, where you have full control over the look and feel of your images
Master the photographic basics of composition, focus, depth of field, and much more
Learn all the best tricks and techniques for getting great action shots, landscapes, and portraits
Find out how to get great shots in low light
Fully grasp all the concepts and techniques as you go, with assignments at the end of every chapter