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Jody Dole Photographs Objects that Catch His Eye

See how commercial shooter Jody Dole uses anything and everything to…

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Photographing People Using Wireless Lighting Techniques

Tom Bol's images inspire new ways of taking a portrait photo.

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7 Tips & Tricks to Taking Better Wedding Photographs

Joe McNally on how to take better wedding portraits

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A Pro's Tips for the Best Children's Photos

Tamara Lackey on taking great pictures of kids

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Resources to Enhance your Photographic Experience

Learn more about the helpful resources available from Nikon

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Outdoor Pursuit

Bill Hatcher photographs the impossible—well, let's say the extremely difficult.

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Shooting the Effects of Global Warming

Gary Braasch follows the evidence; the power of photography does the rest.

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Versatile Views of the World of Wildlife:

Ron Magill field tests the AF-S NIKKOR 80-400mm f/4.5-5.6G ED VR lens

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Popular Nikon Lenses for Shooting Video

Primer on popular NIKKOR lenses for HD video shooting

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Ski Photography 101

Tips and tricks for getting great photos of skiers and snowboarders

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Rich Clarkson: The Right Place at the Right Time to Get the Shots

Rich Clarkson, an acclaimed photojournalist, who…

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The Importance of Composition When Shooting Nature

Pat O'Hara had to go far from home to really appreciate the…

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One Shot: Spin Doctor

Mark Alberhasky on why images may work in multiple ways

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You’re the Guest: How to Capture Unique Photos at a Wedding

Abby Liga discusses getting great photos when you're a…

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Thomas D. Mangelsen Understands the Behavior of the Animals he Photographs

Photography is about much more than taking…

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Mentor Trekking in Costa Rica with Bill Durrence

A Mentor Series instructor leads a group of photo trekkers through the…

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Create and Publish Your Own Photo Book

A photo book is a great way to share your images with the world.

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FOCUS First: A System for Better Photos

Mark Alberhasky's 5 step system for taking better pictures

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In the Moment

Commerical photographer John Huet love to make it up as he goes along.

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Photographing Commercial Assignments with a Sports Angle

Find out how quick veteran photographer John Huet needed to be…

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Going Solo: A Two-Wheel Photo Journey Across Asia

Photojournalist Eleanor Moseman documents vanishing cultures

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Think About Your Subject Before You Begin Shooting

Find out why thinking about your photos can be as important as taking…

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10 Tips for Shooting Autumn Foliage

Nature photographer Rod Planck offers tips for shooting colorful fall foliage

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Partner Up for Better Pictures

Learn how you can benefit from taking photos with a friend

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