Advanced Exposure Modes for Your Nikon D40 or D40X

By Julie Adair King

Part of Nikon D40/D40X For Dummies Cheat Sheet

You know that your Nikon D40 or D40X is advanced, right? Use the advanced exposure modes on your Nikon D40 or D40X digital camera a couple of ways: Adjust the aperture (f-stop) to manipulate depth of field (the zone of sharp focus); and adjust shutter speed to determine if moving objects appear sharply focused or blurry. You also gain access to picture options not available in Auto or Digital Vari-Program scene modes.