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Composing Photographs

Tips for making better compositions when photographing in the field

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5 Easy Composition Guidelines

Follow 5 easy tips for better photo compositions

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Understanding Focal Length

Focal length, usually represented in millimeters (mm), is the basic description of a…

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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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Chromatic Aberration

Chromatic aberration is a phenomenon in which light rays passing through a lens focus at different…

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Tips for Photographing Birds

Birds make great subjects for photographs; tips for capturing them with your camera.

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Taking Better Photographs of the American West

When you get a chance to visit the open prairies, and photograph ranchers…

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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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Macro Photography Tips: Photographing Insects and Other Small Creatures

A few quick tips on macro photography

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Photograph Family and Friends During the Holidays

The holidays are prime picture-taking time. Get some great tips on…

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Understanding Auto ISO

Auto ISO can simplify shooting under changing lighting conditions

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Taking Better Photos of Your Kids at Play

Taking photos of your kids while at play make great images; next time you’re…

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Nikon Photo Contest 2014-2015

Call for entries opens September 15, 2014

The Nikon Photo Contest nurtures an aspirational community that supports photographers and filmmakers who wish to share important stories and influence the way people think through images. Call for entries is open from September 15 through December 15, 2014.