"Through the Eyes of a Pro" is a series of training DVDs aimed at developing better photographers using digital equipment and proven approaches. Volume 1 of the series include conversations and photo shoots with famed photographer and teacher, Tim Mantoani.This dvd, geared towards Nikon owners, presents the viewer with a structure for developing solid photographic skills. Several photo assignments are presented, along with Tim's approach to making a great image. Tim also discusses lenses, meters, tripods, and other accessories.Throughout the presentation, Tim shares experiences and techniques gained over twenty years of shooting athletes, sporting events, weddings, as well as commercial and personal assignments. Hundreds of his photos are included in these DVDs. **This DVD is not a technical discussion of camera settings. It is aimed at helping photographers see and think about the decisions that make great photographs. If you need help learning how to operate your camera, please refer to other Blue Crane DVDs.