Get to Know the Controls on Your Nikon D3000 Digital Camera

By Allen G. Taylor

Part of Nikon D3000 For Dummies Cheat Sheet

Here’s a quick reference guide to the buttons, dials, and other external controls on your D3000. Note that the lens shown is the Nikkor 18–55mm AF-S DX (Vibration Reduction) model sold with the D3000 kit; other lenses may not have the same controls. Camera controls marked with an asterisk have multiple functions and thus multiple names.