Automatic Exposure Modes on Your Nikon D5100 Camera

By Julie Adair King

Part of Nikon D5100 For Dummies Cheat Sheet

The Nikon D5100 digital SLR camera offers automatic settings that enable point-and-shoot photography. The settings listed here help you capture the most common types of subjects; just set the Mode dial to the icon shown in the table. To access additional Scene modes, set the Mode dial to Scene and rotate the Command dial to select the scene type you want to photograph.