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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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Six Steps to Lighting Magic with Joe McNally

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

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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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10 Tips for Better Camera Panning

Dave Black's tips for camera panning

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Taking Great Portraits with COOLPIX Cameras

See how COOLPIX technologies let you take great portraits

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Capture NX 2: Lesson 8

Master your use of Black and White Control Points to bring out the details in the shadows and…

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Through the Eyes of a Child

Simple tips for children to learn to take better photos

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Elements of Photography

Ideal class for those who want to take great D-SLR 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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12 Tips for Better Vacation Photos

A dozen easy tips for taking better vacation pictures

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Quick and Easy Photography Tips and Tricks

Nikon's Lindsay Silverman offers photo tips

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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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