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Caring for your Nikon 1 Waterproof Housing

Regular maintenence and care of the WP-N1/WP-N2/WP-N3 will ensure its…

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Caring for your Nikon 1 AW1 Waterproof Camera

Care and maintence for the Nikon 1 AW1

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Reflex Action: A Surf Photographer's Top Tips

Surf shooter Jay Watson offers tips for getting great surfing action photos

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Tips from a Model Turned Professional Photographer

See how photographer Nancy Brown turned a 20-year modeling career in…

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How to Choose Your Next Nikon 1 Lens

Go beyond your Nikon 1 camera's kit lens

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Critical Focus: Getting the Most From Your D800

Michael Clark on getting the most out of your D800 HD-SLR

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Outdoor Pursuit

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

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John Shaw: A Photographer's Vision Simplified

See how one of the foremost nature, outdoor and natural history…

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Lighting for Video with AE-Lock Tutorial

Basic lighting tips for shooting video

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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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Photographing People Using Wireless Lighting Techniques

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

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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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Action Photography: Shooting in Extreme Locations

Photographer Beth Wald doesn't just shoot from the sidelines; she's in…

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Bill Coleman: A Long Term Photo Project

Whether shooting the Amish of Pennsylvania or the landscapes of Maine or Italy,…

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The Challenge of Bird Photography

B. Moose Peterson tells why photographing birds in the field is well worth the…

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The Power and Beauty of Bears and Other Animals

When the animal in the viewfinder is a bear, this photographer knows…

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Composing Photographs

Tips for making better compositions when photographing in the field

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Moose Peterson: Light Lessons

Seeing light opens up your photographic creativity

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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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Summer Lyn: Photographing Babies, Toddlers & Kids

Careful planning or just being lucky—both can work in your favor.

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Moose Peterson: How to Photograph Winter Landscapes

Exposing so the Snow’s White and Six Other Tips for Great Winter…

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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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Flash Photography the Easy Way

David Tejada's easy-does-it flash tips

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Understanding Auto ISO

Auto ISO can simplify shooting under changing lighting conditions

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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.