The new, 6 Megapixel Nikon D40 is an exciting camera aimed at those who wish for digital SLR capabilities in a small, compact body.
First, download the Nikon D40 User Guide and familiarize yourself with the features and functionality the D40 has to offer.
To appreciate the excellent image quality you can get with this camera, you might want to evaluate test images and review samples taken with the D40. In there, you’ll also find links to photos taken by owners and users of the Nikon D40.
You have probably heard that only certain types of lenses can be autofocused (AF) with the Nikon D40. See the list of: Sigma HSM lenses.
Owners might want to increase their knowledge of the D40 by reading this list of Nikon D40 tips and tricks.