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fi ne-tuned from the Custom Set-
 tings menu.

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adjusted using camera menus.


About This Manual

 Take Test Shots

Before taking pictures on important occasions (for example, at weddings or be fore 
tak ing the cam era with you on a trip), take a test shot to ensure that the camera is 
func tion ing normally.  Nikon will not be held liable for damages or lost profi ts that may 
result from product malfunction.

 Life-Long Learning

As part of Nikon’s “Life-Long Learning” commitment to ongoing prod uct sup port and 
ed u ca tion, con tin u al ly-updated information is avail able on-line at the following sites:
• For users in the U.S.A.: http://www.nikonusa.com/
• For users in Europe: http://www.europe-nikon.com/support
• For users in Asia, Oceania, the Middle East, and Africa: http://www.nikon-asia.com/
Visit these sites to keep up-to-date with the latest product in for ma tion, tips, an swers 
to fre quent ly-asked ques tions (FAQs), and gen er al advice on digital imaging and pho-
 tog ra phy.  Ad di tion al information may be available from the Nikon rep re sen ta tive in 
your area.  See the URL below for contact in for ma tion:

 Replacing This Manual

Should you lose this manual, replacements can be ordered, for a fee, from any au tho -
rized Nikon service representative.

Thank you for your purchase of a Nikon D2Hs single-lens refl ex (SLR) digital 
camera with interchangeable lenses.  This manual has been written to help 
you enjoy taking pictures with your Nikon digital camera.  Read this manual 
thoroughly before use, and keep it handy when using the product.

To  make it easier to fi nd the information you need, the following sym bols 
and con ven tions are used:

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to prevent damage to the camera.

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using the camera.

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the camera.

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manual or in the Quick Start Guide.