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I just received a nikon D3000 and in watching the How To video, the guy talks about the Set Picture Control under Shooting Menu. Mine is not highlighted and says this options is not available with my current settings. I would like to know how to make this option available and use the different controls for Standard, Neutral, Vivid, Monochrome, Portrait, or Landscape.
Thank you very much!
You need to take the camera out of the point&shoot modes. Turn the mode dial to one of P, S, A, or M.
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