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Photo Editing with Nikon's Capture NX 2

Online Course

Who should take this online course:

Those new to Capture NX 2 and Nikon NEF files and those with some experience using this software.

Using U-Point technology, Capture NX2 is a powerful image processing program, which can reveal more than what you normally see in you images, even if you have JPEG and TIFF files from any camera, it can really help you get great looking images.

How to get the most from your images using the editing features of Nikon's Capture NX 2 software

  • Program layout and Tools

  • Working with JPEG, TIFF and NEF files

  • Understanding nondestructive NEF file editing

  • Photo editing tips for making both Global and Local edits

  • Manipulating Camera Settings from NX 2

  • Using Control Points effectively

  • Creating and working with selections

  • The power of Versions Creating unique Black and White images

  • Batch Processing

  • Dust Removal from images

  • Manual White Balance Adjustments

  • Printing from NX 2



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