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Bokeh for Beginners

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

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Understanding Maximum Aperture

Learn how aperture affects the end-result image.

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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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When to Use Graduated Neutral Density Filters

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

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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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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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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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Using Teleconverters

Teleconverters let you extend your photographic reach

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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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Extra Added Attraction: How to Boost the Reach of Your Nikon 1

Mark Alberhasky on using the FT-1 and NIKKOR lenses on…

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Which NIKKOR Lens Type is Right for Your D-SLR?

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

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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.