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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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Tips for Photographing Birds

Birds make great subjects for photographs; tips for capturing them with your camera.

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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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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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The Edge: Drum Circle

Mike Corrado on shooting concert photography using remote cameras

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Geotagging: Do More with your Images and Videos

GPS, Geolocation and Geotagging

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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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