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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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Using the Histogram to Check Exposure

Checking video exposure with the histogram

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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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Different Types of Microphones: Audio Recording Tutorial

Using accessory microphones when shooting video

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10 Tips for Better Camera Panning

Dave Black's tips for camera panning

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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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Elements of Photography

Ideal class for those who want to take great DSLR photos

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Six Steps to Lighting Magic with Joe McNally

Follow lighting expert Joe McNally's instructions for easy flash photography…

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Taking Great Portraits with COOLPIX Cameras

See how COOLPIX technologies let you take great portraits

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Through the Eyes of a Child

Simple tips for children to learn to take better photos

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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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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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Making Great COOLPIX Videos of Your Kid's Sports

Tips & Tricks from photographer Ann Cutting

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Making Great COOLPIX Videos of a Child's Birthday Party

Tips & Tricks from photographer Ann Cutting

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Mothers' Days: Good Timing and Great Locations Result in Memorable Maternity Photographs

Beth Wade discusses tips for…

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What to do When you Need Stills while Shooting HD Video

Shoot simultaneously or save a frame options with the D4 or D4s…

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How to Create a Behind the Scenes Video for your Photography Business

Creating a BTS video with Dixie Dixon

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For Images with Impact, Consider the Positive Role of Negative Space

Randy Ziegler discusses negative space in…

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HDSLR Video Tutorial: Getting Started with Your D-Movie Camera

Getting started with HDSLR video

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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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Underwater Photography

Tips for getting started shooting underwater with David Doubilet

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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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D-Movie Mode

Nikon advances D-Movie functionality with groundbreaking technologies.

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Create Your Own Opportunities

Andrew Hancock on driving your career direction

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Be Smart in Business

Bambi Cantrell with a photography business tip

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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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Which Media Card Do I Use With the KeyMission 360 Action Camera

Media card format and speed class type for KeyMission 360…

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Which Media Card Do I Use With the KeyMission 170 Action Camera

Media card format and speed class type for KeyMission 170…

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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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Resources to Enhance your Photographic Experience

Learn more about the helpful resources available from Nikon

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Online Exclusive: Slow Motion

Add variety to your videos with slow motion footage

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Tips for Environmental Photographers

Nikon Ambassador James Balog offers tips for environmental shooters

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Sandro

Commercial photographer and filmmaker Sandro is a Nikon Ambassador. Learn more about his photography.

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Shooting Family Interview Movies with a DSLR

Adding interviews to family movies and videos

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What is Your KeyMission?

Elijah Wood on the KeyMission 360

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How to Set White Balance for Video

White Balance (WB) adjusts the color temperature in an image or scene. Nikon HDSLRs offer a range of white balance options that you can choose from: bright sun, shade, cloudy, incandescent, fluorescent, and K. There’s also PRE which stands for Preset Manual, which allows you to set a preset based specifically on the lighting you’re currently shooting in.

When shooting video, turn on Live View and scroll through the various white balance options while looking at the LCD. You’ll be able to see exactly how the scene looks with each white balance setting, making it easy to set an accurate or creative white balance for the scene you’re shooting.

Remember to check your HDSLR camera’s User’s Manual for instructions on its particular menu navigation and dial layout.

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