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Have Fun Shooting Selfies (Self-Portrait) Photos

Tips and tricks for taking great Selfies

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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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Which NIKKOR Lens Type is Right for Your DSLR?

Learn what the different types of NIKKOR lenses are and which ones will…

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Photographing Dogs: Capturing Action

Tips for taking better photos of your dog in action.

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Basics of Exposure and Camera Controls

Ideal class for those who want to go beyond point & shoot photography

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Using Picture Controls to Give your Video a “Look”

Picture Controls for video

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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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Pet Mode

Nikon's new Pet mode lets you capture the expressions and actions of your pet cat or dog automatically.

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Using legacy NIKKOR lenses with the Nikon Df

How to set the Df to accept legacy Non-Ai or Ai lenses

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Video Tutorial Series: Getting Started with your Nikon D3300 DSLR

Series of six videos to help you set-up and shoot and…

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Professional Video Camera Equipment for Your HDSLR

Using third-party rigs, rail systems and other accessories

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Photographing Sports Indoors and Out

Capturing the action of a sporting event is easy when you follow a few simple…

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Setting up the D4S/D4 and WT-5 for Networking: HTTP Mode or FTP Server

Video tutorial on setting up the D4S/D4 and WT-5…

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Shooting Wirelessly with the Nikon WR-R10 and WR-T10 Wireless Remotes

Learn how easy it is to use the WR-R10/WR-T10 for…

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Camera Support Tips for Shooting Steady Video

Five tips for steadying the camera when shooting video

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Flash Photography on Location

Ami Vitale on using a single Speedlight for illumination

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Picture Controls Step-by-Step

Utilize Picture Controls in-camera or during post-processing to change the look of your…

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The DX and FX Formats

Understand the differences between the formats to determine which is the one for you.

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Smart Portrait System

Nikon’s Smart Portrait System incorporates into COOLPIX cameras a series of automatic functions,…

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3D Mode

Capture images in 3D for viewing on 3D compatible HDTVs and computers.

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Cat Photography: Capturing Cats in Pictures

With a little patience you too can make great pictures of your pet cat or…

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High Speed Sync: A Flash Technique To Add a Pro Touch to Your Photographs

Kevin Kubota on auto FP high speed sync flash…

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Flash Points: The Control of Light

Color temperature, rear sync, slow sync: Three key elements in flash photography.

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Top Photography Tips from Nikon School Instructors

Learn photography the easy way, at Nikon School

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How-To Take Great Photos at the Aquarium

Tips for photographing the fish and creatures that live under water

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Polarizing Filters Add POW to Pictures

An Easy to Use Accessory, Polarizing Filters Bring out the Color and Definition in…

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The Importance of Learning Photography Fundamentals

Bambi Cantrell on the importance of learning fundamentals

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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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Marketplace: A #1

Shooting with the COOLPIX A

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Nikon 1 Advanced Camera with Interchangeable Lens System

Revolutionary camera system designed for today’s picture taker.

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Exposure Compensation When Using i-TTL Gets Easier with the D4/D4s

Exposure compensation and flash compensation can be…

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Bright Ideas: Tips and Techniques for Photographing Jewelry

Jody Dole on photographing jewelry

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A Light in the Forest

Rod Planck on photographing critters in the field with a Speedlight

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Bokeh for Beginners

Have your subjects stand apart from the background with this easy technique

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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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Underwater Photography

Tips for getting started shooting underwater with David Doubilet

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Getting Creative with Photos and Video

Tell better stories using the myriad of fun and artistic features built into Nikon…

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D-Movie Mode

Nikon advances D-Movie functionality with groundbreaking technologies.

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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 Your Nikon Camera's Built-in Wi-Fi

Step-by-step set-up guide to using the built-in Wi-Fi feature of Nikon cameras

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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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Understanding Auto ISO

Auto ISO can simplify shooting under changing lighting conditions

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Ski Photography 101

Tips and tricks for getting great photos of skiers and snowboarders

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What is your KeyMission?

Marine Biologist Dr. Greg Skomal on the KeyMission 360

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Composing Photographs

Tips for making better compositions when photographing in the field

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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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Better Sports Photography

Which settings should you use depending upon which sport you're photographing

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Shooting the Full Moon with the COOLPIX P900

Using the Moon Scene Mode and 83x zoom of the COOLPIX P900

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Capturing or Freezing Motion in Photos

Learn how to freeze the motion in an action scene or capture a blur to show…

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The convenience of Using Save/load Settings—Smart!

Moose Peterson on the convenience of using Nikon's save/load settings…

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Macro Lenses

Reproduce objects up to life size using a Nikon Micro-NIKKOR Lens

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Taking Close-up Photos

How do I take close-up photos of flowers and small objects?

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Geotagging: Do More with your Images and Videos

GPS, Geolocation and Geotagging

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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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Getting Started: Memory Cards and Batteries

Take care of the little things, and you'll be ready for the big things.

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How to Read Your NIKKOR Lens Barrel

Understanding what all of those markings and designations on your lens really mean.

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Preserve and Protect: Got a Backup Plan for Your Photos?

Don't lose those precious photos. Make sure you've got a backup…

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Using Variable Neutral Density Filters to Adjust Exposure in DSLR Video

Adjusting exposure with Variable ND filters

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The Importance of Quality Audio Capture

Simple tips for photographers shooting HD video with Nikon D-SLRs.

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Going Solo: A Two-Wheel Photo Journey Across Asia

Photojournalist Eleanor Moseman documents vanishing cultures

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Easy Panorama Mode

A brand new mode incorporated into select COOLPIX digital cameras, the Easy Panorama mode combines multiple shots into a seamless 180- or 360-degree panoramic picture. Simply move the camera as you shoot and let the camera combine the shots for you.

To create a panoramic image using the Easy Panorama mode, you begin by choosing Normal (180º) or Wide (360º). You then frame the first portion of the panorama scene, using the framing guide displayed on the monitor. Once the focus is set, you move the camera straight and slowly in one of the four directions to start shooting. When the camera detects the panorama direction, the shooting starts. The guide at the bottom of the display shows the current shooting point. When the guide reaches the end, the shooting ends. You have about 15 seconds to move the camera when shooting a Normal (180º) panorama, and about 30 seconds to move the camera when shooting aWide (360º) panorama.

When viewing the picture taken with the Easy Panorama in full-frame playback mode, the picture fills the entire screen and the camera scrolls the picture automatically.

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