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Extend Your Reach with Nikon 1 Cameras and the FT-1 Mount Adapter

Extend your reach with your favorite NIKKOR lenses on a…

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DX NIKKOR Lenses

Nikon Digital SLRs FX and DX sensors

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A Snapshot of Digital Photography in the US

A look at digital photography statistics in the US

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Motion Detection

Motion Detection helps you take sharper pictures

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VR Image Stabilization

VR image stabilization technology detects vertical and horizontal movement and offsets it by…

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Scene Auto Selector

A COOLPIX feature that recognizes the type of scene or setting and automatically selects the…

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Virtual Horizon
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Virtual Horizon

Electronic Virtual Horizon will help ensure level horizons in your images.

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Live Image Control

Live Image Control lets you preview how certain settings will affect your final image

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CX Format Image Sensor

Nikon 1 digital cameras utilize the Nikon CX-format super high speed AF CMOS imaging sensor.

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Chromatic Aberration

Chromatic aberration is a phenomenon in which light rays passing through a lens focus at different…

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Exposure Compensation When Using i-TTL Gets Easier with the D4/D4s

Exposure compensation and flash compensation can be…

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Taking Great Portraits with COOLPIX Cameras

See how COOLPIX technologies let you take great portraits

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Scene Recognition System and Advanced SRS

Nikon's SRS and Advanced SRS recognize the position, color, tones and…

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Zoom Lens Maximum Aperture: Fixed and Variable Apertures

Zoom lenses can have either a fixed maximum aperture or a…

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Smart Portrait System

Nikon’s Smart Portrait System incorporates into COOLPIX cameras a series of automatic functions,…

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The DX and FX Formats

Understand the differences between the formats to determine which is the one for you.

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3D Color Matrix Metering II

This system of evaluating light determines the best possible exposure for a particular…

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Nikon 1 Technology: Creative Palette

Creatively alter your images while shooting with Creative Palette

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Remotely taking photographs

Flexible wired & wireless remote shooting options expand your photo taking capabilities

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Nikon 1 Advanced Camera with Interchangeable Lens System

Revolutionary camera system designed for today’s picture taker.

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D-Movie Mode

Nikon advances D-Movie functionality with groundbreaking technologies.

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3D Mode

Capture images in 3D for viewing on 3D compatible HDTVs and computers.

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Built-in World Maps

Track where you've been shooting; locate Points of Interest.

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What is a Lens MTF Chart & How Do I Read It?

MTF charts plot the performance and quality of a lens

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Nikon Electronic Format (NEF)

Nikon's RAW file format contains all the image information captured by the camera's sensor.

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Extra-low Dispersion Glass

ED (Extra-low Dispersion) glass is the result of an alternative glass manufacturing technology…

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Prime Lenses

What is a prime lens? Well, it's a lens that isn't a zoom. A prime lens has a fixed focal length which means…

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3D Focus Tracking

3D focus tracking automatically shifts the focus point to follow the movement of the subject. With the…

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Wired and Wireless File Transfer

Wired or wireless options lets you transfer image files from the camera to computer when…

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Moiré & False Color

The role of the optical low pass filter in D-SLRs.

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Subject Tracking

Subject Tracking enhances your shooting experience by automatically adjusting focus as it follows the…

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Advanced Wireless Lighting

Advanced wireless lighting is the use of multiple Speedlights set up for wireless remote…

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ISO Control

For digital photography, ISO refers to the sensitivity of the camera's sensor. The ISO setting is one of…

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Easy Panorama Mode

The Easy Panorama Mode combines multiple shots into a seamless 180- or 360-degree panoramic picture.

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AF Area Modes
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AF Area Modes

Nikon’s three AF area modes—single point AF, dynamic area AF and auto area AF—are designed to handle any…

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1 NIKKOR Technology: Retractable Lens Barrel

Retractable lens barrel technology offers ultra-compact lens design.

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View the new Stop Motion film from PES

PES, the creator of some of the most widely viewed stop-motion films of all time including the shortest film to ever be nominated for an Academy Award debuts his latest film Submarine Sandwich.
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