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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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Lighting Techniques: Light Painting

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

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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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Using Auto FP High-Speed Sync to Illuminate Fast Sports Action

Dave Black on using high-speed flash sync for sports…

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10 Tips for Better Camera Panning

Dave Black's tips for camera panning

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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 the Night Sky: Star Trails

Astrophotography: tips for making great star trail images

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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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Speedlight Tutorial: Day to Night Technique

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

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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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Six Steps to Lighting Magic with Joe McNally

Follow lighting expert Joe McNally's instructions for easy flash photography…

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Basic Underwater Photography Tips

5 tips to taking better photos under the sea

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Setting White Balance

How do I set my camera’s white balance for different lighting situations?

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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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Getting Creative with White Balance

Try getting creative with your camera's white balance for some interesting results.

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Night Photography

Reed Hoffmann's tips for great night photography

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Shooting Wirelessly with Nikon Digital Cameras and Wi-Fi Adapters

Enjoy wireless transfer of images with Wi-Fi compatible…

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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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Getting the "Cool" Look

My daughter, Kiara, wanted some pictures of herself with her new guitar. She was looking for some…

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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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Photograph Family and Friends During the Holidays

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

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Boudoir Photography: Creating the Sensual Image

Trendy boudoir photography by CherieFoto.

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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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Pro View: Total Immersion

Rob Van Petten shoots with the COOLPIX AW110

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Marketplace: One and Only

Nikon 1 AW1 waterproof, shockproof interchangeable lens camera

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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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Nikon Resources to Find the Photography Information You Need

Here are some tips to help you find the information you…

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How to Read Your Camera Manual

Your camera manual, it's not a novel, so don't try reading it cover to cover.

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Making Great COOLPIX Videos of a Child's Birthday Party

Tips & Tricks from photographer Ann Cutting

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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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Taking Better Photographs of the American West

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

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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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Underwater Photography

Tips for getting started shooting underwater with David Doubilet

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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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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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