— Jeremy Bayston




About This Course

This comprehensive course is designed to cater to all Nikon D3400 camera users, whether you are a beginner looking to master the basics or an experienced photographer seeking to take your skills to the next level. Authored by Jeremy Bayston, a seasoned picture editor with over 25 years of experience in national newspapers, this manual offers a wealth of knowledge and practical insights to help you get the best out of your camera.

One of the standout features of this course is the exclusive videos created by Jeremy, which provide detailed explanations and demonstrations of various camera features, including modes, menus, autofocus, and flash. These videos go beyond what is covered in the written material, offering an immersive and visual learning experience that complements the text-based content.

Starting from the basics, the manual covers each button and setting of the Nikon D3400 in detail, allowing you to familiarize yourself with the camera's functionalities. You will learn how to navigate the shooting modes, apply creative effects, and optimize exposure, lighting, and focus to achieve professional-level photography. Jeremy's expertise as a picture editor shines through as he shares tips and tricks on mastering focusing, metering, and flash techniques, gleaned from years of collaborating with top photographers in the industry.

The manual also dedicates chapters to essential topics such as equipment selection, lens choices, and setting up studio lights. If you're interested in exploring the Nikon D3400's capabilities as a video camera, this course has you covered as well. You will find chapters that delve into video basics, providing insights on capturing high-quality footage and optimizing sound recording for your movies.

Whether you're a novice or an experienced photographer, this manual strikes the perfect balance between instruction and camera reference. It guides you through the initial setup and configuration of your Nikon D3400, ensuring that you can quickly start capturing great images. For more advanced users, the guide delves into the camera's functions and custom settings, empowering you to tailor the camera's setup to suit your specific shooting needs.

With this course, you gain access to a comprehensive resource that not only imparts valuable photography knowledge but also serves as a go-to reference for your Nikon D3400. The combination of detailed explanations, practical tips, and informative videos will equip you with the skills and confidence to elevate your photography to new heights. From absolute beginners to seasoned DSLR photographers, this course is designed to help you progress and achieve your photographic goals.

If you own a Nikon D3400, investing your time in this course is a worthwhile endeavor. It offers a perfect blend of photography instruction and camera reference that will unlock the full potential of your camera and enhance your photography skills. Whether you aspire to capture stunning landscapes, document special moments, or explore the world of videography, this course is a valuable tool on your journey to becoming an accomplished DSLR photographer.

Acquired Knowledge

Students will learn how the camera works, what all the buttons do, how to use the Mode Dial to get great results, learn about all the Menu options, How to use white


Jeremy Bayston
Meet Jeremy Bayston, a professional picture editor, photographer, and videographer, whose career spans across three decades. Jeremy has made an indelible mark in the world of photography, leveraging his rich experience to capture life's moments through his dynamic lenses. His contribution to British newspapers as a picture editor for nearly 30 years has made a substantial impact on the photography scene in the United Kingdom. His in-depth knowledge of photography and his relentless pursuit of perfection have paved the way for a successful career in the field. As a picture editor, Jeremy has a keen eye for detail, and an uncanny ability to tell stories through the images he curates. This skill extends to his work as a photographer and videographer, where he weaves together narratives, capturing compelling visuals that leave a lasting impression. A testament to his profound knowledge of the craft is the four camera manuals he has authored. These guides reflect his technical expertise and his ability to break down complex concepts into accessible and engaging content. His manuals are more than just instruction books; they are a culmination of the practical insights and extensive knowledge he has amassed over his illustrious career. However, Jeremy's commitment to the world of photography transcends beyond his own work. His passion is evident in his active role within the photography community, where he runs a dedicated photography website and a YouTube channel. On these platforms, Jeremy takes his followers on an enlightening journey through the world of photography, sharing insights on new camera models, innovative photographic techniques, and various other exciting developments within the industry. What truly sets Jeremy apart is his willingness to share his knowledge and his dedication to lifelong learning. He eagerly shares the wisdom he has gathered from working with other excellent photographers over his career. He believes in passing on this knowledge, with the hope that it will inspire the next generation of photographers and encourage them to push the boundaries of creativity. In essence, Jeremy Bayston is not just a photographer but a mentor, a guide, and a source of inspiration for many in the photography community. His work, his teachings, and his passion for photography continue to contribute to the growth and dynamism of this vibrant field. He is a beacon of creativity and knowledge, lighting the way for aspiring photographers around the world.


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