John McQuiston

John McQuiston

John works as a writer, on-camera talent, and gear expert for BH Photo. His background includes nearly two decades working in television news, where he earned Emmy nominations for both news and sports anchoring. He has won second place for Florida’s Anchor of the Year twice. John also makes documentary films, plays and records original music, and tests new camera gear.

If a Sony A7R II or A7S II is in your future or already in your camera bag, then this class is for you! Join John McQuiston as he gets you up to speed on everything you need to know to get started on the right foot with your camera. From getting oriented to all of the buttons and dials to changing exposure settings, and from explaining the focus modes to how to shoot video, John steps through the features and functions you need to know, while explaining its purpose and showing you how it's done.

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If a Sony A7R II or A7S II is in your future or already in your camera bag, then this class is for you! Join John McQuiston as he gets you up to speed on everything you need to know to get started on the right foot with your camera. From getting oriented to all of the buttons and dials to changing exposure settings, and from explaining the focus modes to how to shoot video, John steps through the features and functions you need to know, while explaining its purpose and showing you how it's done.

Nikon D750 Camera Basics

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If a Nikon D750 is in your future or already in your camera bag, then this class is for you! Our own John McQuiston will get you up to speed on everything you need to know to get started on the right foot with your D750. From getting oriented to all of the buttons and dials, to making the right choices for image quality, white balance, exposure, and focus modes, John methodically steps through each feature and function explaining its purpose and showing you how it's done. There's even a bonus chapter on how to configure the wifi settings on the D750 and pair the camera with your Smartphone.

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If a Nikon D750 is in your future or already in your camera bag, then this class is for you! Our own John McQuiston will get you up to speed on everything you need to know to get started on the right foot with your D750. From getting oriented to all of the buttons and dials, to making the right choices for image quality, white balance, exposure, and focus modes, John methodically steps through each feature and function explaining its purpose and showing you how it's done. There's even a bonus chapter on how to configure the wifi settings on the D750 and pair the camera with your Smartphone.

In this update to our Camera Basics class on the Nikon D800, our own John McQuiston brings you up to speed on all of the new features and functions added to the Nikon D810.

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In this update to our Camera Basics class on the Nikon D800, our own John McQuiston brings you up to speed on all of the new features and functions added to the Nikon D810.

The BlackMagic Design Pocket Cinema Camera takes amazing high-quality video footage but for someone that's never used the camera before, it could be a confusing piece of tech to fully use. That's why John McQuiston and Mia McCormick have created a hands-on class to teach you how to perfectly use this camera.

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The BlackMagic Design Pocket Cinema Camera takes amazing high-quality video footage but for someone that's never used the camera before, it could be a confusing piece of tech to fully use. That's why John McQuiston and Mia McCormick have created a hands-on class to teach you how to perfectly use this camera.

John McQuiston and Mia McCormick teach you everything you'll need to know about using your BlackMagic Production Camera to its fullest extent.

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John McQuiston and Mia McCormick teach you everything you'll need to know about using your BlackMagic Production Camera to its fullest extent.

Zoom H6 Accessories Basics

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John McQuiston takes you through all the uses and settings of the Zoom H6 accessory.

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John McQuiston takes you through all the uses and settings of the Zoom H6 accessory.