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Thomas D. Mangelsen Understands the Behavior of the Animals he Photographs

Photography is about much more than taking…

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Capturing Moments in a Wedding Day

Cliff Mautner discusses capturing wedding day moments

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Shooting Wirelessly with Nikon’s WR-1 Wireless Remote Controller System

Learn how easy it is to shoot wirelessly with the…

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A Brand New VR World

Learn more about Virtual Reality and the KeyMission 360

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Top Tip: If You Want to Shoot Video, Start by Thinking Video

Photographer Nick Didlick on transitioning from sill to…

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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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One Shot: Are We There Yet?

Gary Crabbe shoots The Subway in Zion National Park

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Shooting Wirelessly with Nikon Digital Cameras and Wi-Fi Adapters

Enjoy wireless transfer of images with Wi-Fi compatible…

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Take It to the Limit: Pushing the D500 Envelope

D500 in action with Nikon's own Lindsay Silverman and Mark Soares

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Benefits of Using the AF-ON Button for Autofocus

Three pros discuss using the AF-ON button for AF control

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FOCUS First: A System for Better Photos

Mark Alberhasky's 5 step system for taking better pictures

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At the Moment

Greg Gibson trades photojournalism for documentary wedding photography

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What is your KeyMission?

Surf photographer Leroy Bellet on the KeyMission 360

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Create and Publish Your Own Photo Book

A photo book is a great way to share your images with the world.

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Shooting Spectacular Sunrises and Sunsets

Jim Harmer’s tips for photographing at dawn and dusk

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Jody Dole Photographs Objects that Catch His Eye

See how commercial shooter Jody Dole uses anything and everything to…

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Outdoor Pursuit

Bill Hatcher photographs the impossible—well, let's say the extremely difficult.

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Northern Exposure

Corey Rich documents a first ascent of the Arrigetch Peaks in Alaska's Brooks Range

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When to Use Graduated Neutral Density Filters

How to use a graduated neutral density filter to decrease extreme light to…

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A Basic Look at the Basics of Exposure

The relationship between aperture, shutter speed and ISO is the basis of every…

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Reaction Time

John Solano says that for him, photographing weddings is a lot like photographing sports.

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Pete Turner: Master of Color Photography

Pete Turner is a master of color, but he's also a master of content and mystery.

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The Inspired Image

Communication is key for Dixie Dixon in creating stunning images

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10 Tips for Shooting Autumn Foliage

Nature photographer Rod Planck offers tips for shooting colorful fall foliage

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Speaking For Themselves: The Veterans Portrait Project

The power of portraits

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The Power and Beauty of Bears and Other Animals

When the animal in the viewfinder is a bear, this photographer knows…

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Macro Photography Tips: Photographing Insects and Other Small Creatures

A few quick tips on macro photography

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Understanding Auto ISO

Auto ISO can simplify shooting under changing lighting conditions

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Night Photography

Reed Hoffmann's tips for great night photography

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Personal Project: The Art and Craft of Photographing Birds

Mike Corrado's personal project photographing birds

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ISO Control

For digital photography, ISO refers to the sensitivity of the camera's sensor. The ISO setting is one of…

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Zoo and Wildlife Photography

Spend a day at the zoo with wildlife photographer Julie Larsen Maher

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Shooting Long Exposures:

Deborah Sandidge on shooting long exposure landscapes and cityscapes

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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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The Importance of Quality Audio Capture

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

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Critical Focus: Getting the Most From Your D800

Michael Clark on getting the most out of your D800 HD-SLR

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Caring for your Nikon 1 Waterproof Housing

Regular maintenence and care of the WP-N1/WP-N2/WP-N3 will ensure its…

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Lighting Techniques: Light Painting

Using the technique of light painting allows you to add depth and dimension to your…

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Ski Photography 101

Tips and tricks for getting great photos of skiers and snowboarders

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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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Photographing the Night Sky

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

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Want Better Landscape Photos? First Check Your Definition of "Landscape"

Tony Sweet offers tips for better landscape…

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The Versatile Appeal of the D600

See what makes the D600 an appealing camera

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A Nikon Ambassador's Photography in Cuba

Vincent Versace on photographing the culture and people of Cuba

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Awesome Skies: Tips and Techniques for Photographing the Northern Lights

Learn how to photograph the Northern Lights or…

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Setting up the COOLPIX S800c

The COOLPIX S800c offers wireless connectivity, learn how to set it up easily

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Understanding Nikon Wireless Connectivity

Learn how to connect your camera and compatible smart device wirelessly

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D-Movie Mode

Nikon advances D-Movie functionality with groundbreaking technologies.

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Lindsey Byrnes on Rock & Roll Photography

3 tips for getting into rock & roll photography

  • Start small, with a friend's band. This will allow you to experiment more freely and get used to photographing performers while they're playing instruments.

  • Get used to the pace of a live show. Photographing musicians is akin to shooting sports, there's a pace to a live show which is different than capturing performers in the studio. Capture not just the performance but the interaction with a live audience, all while lights are dimmed and the music is blaring.

  • Practice, practice, practice. As with any new subject matter, practice shooting studio sessions and live performances in a variety of venues, so you'll be at ease no matter where your next shoot takes you.

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