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Dedicated Time Release Movie Mode and Time Lapse Using the Built-in Interval Timer

Deciding which technique to use with…

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Remotely taking photographs

Flexible wired & wireless remote shooting options expand your photo taking capabilities

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Composing Photographs

Tips for making better compositions when photographing in the field

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How to Film Using Autofocus, Rack Focus and Manual Focus Techniques

Focusing tips for HDSLR video shooting

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Using Auto FP High-Speed Sync to Illuminate Fast Sports Action

Dave Black on using high-speed flash sync for sports…

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My A of the Day Project

Mike Corrado on shooting a photograph a day with the COOLPIX A

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Taking Better Photographs on the Water

Harbors, bays, oceans and rivers all have one thing in common—interesting and…

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Wherever the Adventure…

Underwater photos & movies with the COOLPIX AW110

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Tips for Using Auto WB for Incandescent Lighting with the D5/D500

Three settings let you keep warm or cool whites in Auto…

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Taking Great Portraits with COOLPIX Cameras

See how COOLPIX technologies let you take great portraits

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Photographing the Night Sky

Astrophotography: tips for making great images of the stars, moon and night sky time-lapse

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High Dynamic Range Photography

Why and How to Shoot HDR Images

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Flash Photography on Location

Ami Vitale on using a single Speedlight for illumination

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Zooming into a Scene with your Feet

Moose Peterson on using specific lenss for their angles of view

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For Memorable Family Vacation Photos, Focus First on Family

Tamara Lackey on taking great photos during family vacations

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Take Control of Color using Picture Controls

Diana Robinson gets the color she wants with Picture Controls in-camera and…

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How to Photograph a Lunar Eclipse

Learn the techniques needed to shoot lunar eclipses from Mr. Eclipse, Fred Espenak

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Be Aware of Your Entire Scene

Joe McNally discusses surveying the scene before shooting

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51-Point Autofocus System

The 51-point AF system positions 51 points of focus within the frame to allow photographers to…

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How To Grow Your Garden Photography Skills

Taking great photographs of your own garden is easy with a few simple tips

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Shooting Spectacular Sunrises and Sunsets

Jim Harmer’s tips for photographing at dawn and dusk

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How to Set White Balance for Video

Video white balance tips

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Using Shadows for Dimension in Photographs

Joe McNally explains how shadows add dimension

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The Importance of Learning Photography Fundamentals

Bambi Cantrell on the importance of learning fundamentals

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Scene Auto Selector

Nikon COOLPIX cameras are so smart they know what kind of picture you're taking and can automatically select from six commonly used scene modes, eliminating the mode-setting procedure and streamlining the shooting process. If none of the six modes is appropriate, the camera switches to Auto mode. Of course, every COOLPIX camera is equipped with up to 18 scene modes that you can set manually to match your shooting conditions. Each mode optimizes the camera's settings to achieve the best exposure for specific conditions, enabling you to confidently capture great shots even in difficult circumstances. 

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