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Shooting Abstract Photos that Make the Viewer Guess

Sometimes showing just a hint of your subject can be more compelling…

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Taking Close-up Photos

How do I take close-up photos of flowers and small objects?

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Creatively Photographing Objects Up Close

The idea that less is more can be applied to the subject matter in your photos.

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Macro Photography Tips: Photographing Insects and Other Small Creatures

A few quick tips on macro photography

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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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Basic Underwater Photography Tips

5 tips to taking better photos under the sea

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How To Grow Your Garden Photography Skills

Taking great photographs of your own garden is easy with a few simple tips

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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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Taking Better Photographs of the American West

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

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Taking Better Photographs on the Water

Harbors, bays, oceans and rivers all have one thing in common—interesting and…

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For Great Nature Photos, Look Close to Home

Carol Freeman on photographing nature in your "backyard"

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Bright Ideas: Tips and Techniques for Photographing Jewelry

Jody Dole on photographing jewelry

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A Light in the Forest

Rod Planck on photographing critters in the field with a Speedlight

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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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Tips For Making Tempting Food Photos

Alison Lyons offers simple tips for taking great photos of food & drink

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How to Capture the “Wow” Factor

Photographer Evan Williams on shooting stunning photographs

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Underwater Photography

Tips for getting started shooting underwater with David Doubilet

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Understanding Focal Length

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

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5 Easy Composition Guidelines

Follow 5 easy tips for better photo compositions

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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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When to Use Graduated Neutral Density Filters

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

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Learning How to Use Your Camera's Histogram

The histogram is a useful tool that analyzes tonal range and helps in…

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How to Read Your NIKKOR Lens Barrel

Understanding what all of those markings and designations on your lens really mean.

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Bokeh for Beginners

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

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Flash Points: The Control of Light

Color temperature, rear sync, slow sync: Three key elements in flash photography.

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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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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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How to Shoot a Silhouette

Photographing a subject in silhouette

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Getting Started: Memory Cards and Batteries

Take care of the little things, and you'll be ready for the big things.

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Taking Pictures of Fireworks

Learn how to get great fireworks shots this summer.

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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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One Shot: Supermoon

Sam Garcia photographs the Supermoon

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10 Tips for Better Camera Panning

Dave Black's tips for camera panning

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Photography Lighting Tutorial Part 1 - Control of Color

Go on location with Joe McNally for a video tutorial on lighting…

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Repeating Flash Lighting Technique

Joe McNally uses the technique of repeating flash to capture the grace of balletic…

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Photography Lighting Tutorial Part 2 - Control of Color

Go on location with Joe McNally for a video tutorial on lighting…

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Photographing the Night Sky

Astrophotography: tips for making great images of the stars, moon and night sky time-lapse

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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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Photographing the Night Sky: Star Trails

Astrophotography: tips for making great star trail images

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Speedlight Tutorial: Day to Night Technique

David Tejada uses Speedlights to create the illusion of a night scene

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Speedlight Tutorial: Bounce Technique

David Tejada uses Speedlights wirelessly for pleasing portrait illumination

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Speedlight Tutorial: Artificial Sunlight Technique

David Tejada uses Speedlights to add a late afternoon look to a scene

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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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Panoramas

Simple Steps to Big Pictures

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Shooting with Remote Cameras

Andrew Hancock discusses the art of shooting sports with remote cameras

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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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Photographing Sports Indoors and Out

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

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Shooting Spectacular Sunrises and Sunsets

Jim Harmer’s tips for photographing at dawn and dusk

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Photographing the US National Parks

Chris Nicholson on photographing in the US National Parks

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Canyon Country Shooting

Tips for taking great photos of the Southwestern United States

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Dave Black

Sports and commercial photographer Dave Black is a Nikon Ambassador. Learn more about his photography.

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Making Great COOLPIX Videos of Your Kid's Sports

Tips & Tricks from photographer Ann Cutting

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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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The Importance of Quality Audio Capture

Simple tips for photographers shooting HD video with Nikon D-SLRs.

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Shooting Wirelessly with Nikon’s WR-1 Wireless Remote Controller System

Learn how easy it is to shoot wirelessly with the…

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Taking Pictures in Cold Weather

Weldon Lee has some tips to keep you taking pictures—even in the cold and snow.

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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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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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How to Photograph Lightning

Storm chaser Jim Reed offers valuable tips for making photos of lighning while staying safe.

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Lighting Techniques: Light Painting

Using the technique of light painting allows you to add depth and dimension to your…

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Speaking For Themselves: The Veterans Portrait Project

The power of portraits

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Balancing Photo Exposures with Nikon's Active D-Lighting

Bring light to the shadows with Nikon's Active D-Lighting

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Understanding Maximum Aperture

Learn how aperture affects the end-result image.

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Shooting the Full Moon with the COOLPIX P900

Using the Moon Scene Mode and 83x zoom of the COOLPIX P900

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High Dynamic Range Photography

Why and How to Shoot HDR Images

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A Brand New VR World

Learn more about Virtual Reality and the KeyMission 360

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Joe McNally: Shooting a Portrait with Speedlights

Joe McNally sets up a portrait on location using Speedlights

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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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How to Photograph a Solar Eclipse

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

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

Creating a starburst in your photographs

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Benefits of Using the AF-ON Button for Autofocus

Three pros discuss using the AF-ON button for AF control

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