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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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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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Photographing Sports Indoors and Out

Capturing the action of a sporting event is easy when you follow a few simple…

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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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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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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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Speedlight Tutorial: Bounce Technique

David Tejada uses Speedlights wirelessly for pleasing portrait illumination

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

Tony Sweet offers tips for better landscape…

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Capturing or Freezing Motion in Photos

Learn how to freeze the motion in an action scene or capture a blur to show…

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Macro Photography Tips: Photographing Insects and Other Small Creatures

A few quick tips on macro photography

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Take Better Portraits

Tips for taking a good portrait photo

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A Light in the Forest

Rod Planck on photographing critters in the field with a Speedlight

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Bright Idea: Adding Star Power
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Bright Idea: Adding Star Power

Creating a starburst in your photographs

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Making Pictures in the Rain

Just because it's raining doesn't mean there aren't great pictures waiting to be made.

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5 Easy Composition Guidelines

Follow 5 easy tips for better photo compositions

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Understanding ISO Sensitivity

Photography is built on the three pillars of exposure: shutter speed, aperture and…

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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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How to Photograph a Solar Eclipse

Learn the techniques needed to shoot solar eclipses from Mr. Eclipse, Fred Espenak

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Night Photography

Reed Hoffmann's tips for great night photography

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Exposure Bracketing: The Creative Insurance Policy

Get creative with your photography by using this age-old technique.

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