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A Pro's Tips for the Best Children's Photos

Tamara Lackey on taking great pictures of kids

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Underwater Photography

Tips for getting started shooting underwater with David Doubilet

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Introduction to ISO, Aperture, Shutter Speed & Other Advanced Settings for HDSLR Video

Advanced settings for HDSLR video

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Prime Lenses

What is a prime lens? Well, it's a lens that isn't a zoom. A prime lens has a fixed focal length which means…

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No Limits: For Better Photos, Think Like a Photojournalist

David Handschuh on thinking like a photojournalist

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What is a Lens MTF Chart & How Do I Read It?

MTF charts plot the performance and quality of a lens

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Bill Coleman: A Long Term Photo Project

Whether shooting the Amish of Pennsylvania or the landscapes of Maine or Italy,…

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You’re the Guest: How to Capture Unique Photos at a Wedding

Abby Liga discusses getting great photos when you're a…

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The Edge: Drum Circle

Mike Corrado on shooting concert photography using remote cameras

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Making Pictures in the Rain

Just because it's raining doesn't mean there aren't great pictures waiting to be made.

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Geotagging: Do More with your Images and Videos

GPS, Geolocation and Geotagging

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Summer Lyn: Photographing Babies, Toddlers & Kids

Careful planning or just being lucky—both can work in your favor.

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Think About Your Subject Before You Begin Shooting

Find out why thinking about your photos can be as important as taking…

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Building Your Creative Team

Dixie Dixon on building a creative support team

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How to Photograph a Solar Eclipse

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

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Jim Richardson: Why Fast Lenses Make All the Difference

When You’re Constantly on the Move, Fast Glass Makes Tough Shots…

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Basic Underwater Photography Tips

5 tips to taking better photos under the sea

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Using the D810A DSLR for Deep Space and Nebulae Astrophotography

Photographing Nebulae and other celestial objects with…

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How to Photograph Lightning

Storm chaser Jim Reed offers valuable tips for making photos of lighning while staying safe.

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How to Capture the “Wow” Factor

Photographer Evan Williams on shooting stunning photographs

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Live Image Control

Live Image Control lets you preview how certain settings will affect your final image

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Tips For Making Tempting Food Photos

Alison Lyons offers simple tips for taking great photos of food & drink

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Video Composition Rules: Establishing, Medium and Close-up Shots

Composition tips for video

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Shooting a Rock Concert

Whether you're taking photos at a major rock concert or at your child's school performance, these…

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Subject Tracking

COOLPIX cameras maintain focus on a moving subject using a contrast detection system, which is based on the principle that objects in a scene that are in focus display the highest contrast.

The system analyzes the image information of the subject obtained by the image sensor. Then, by moving the lens, the system seeks the lens position where the image contrast is highest.

Subject Tracking is particularly useful when capturing children or pets at play and ensures sharp focus and quick response to capture your best shot.

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