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Nikon HD-SLR Video Tips

Video series of tips on shooting video with your HD-SLR camera

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How to Set White Balance for Video

Video white balance tips

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Moviemaking 101 – 6 Tips On How To Make A Video

Six helpful tips when making movies your camera

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Camera Support Tips for Shooting Steady Video

Five tips for steadying the camera when shooting video

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How to Film Using Autofocus, Rack Focus and Manual Focus Techniques

Focusing tips for HDSLR video shooting

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Lighting for Video with AE-Lock Tutorial

Basic lighting tips for shooting video

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HDSLR Video Tutorial: Getting Started with Your D-Movie Camera

Getting started with HDSLR video

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Video Composition Rules: Establishing, Medium and Close-up Shots

Composition tips for video

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Professional Video Camera Equipment for Your HDSLR

Using third-party rigs, rail systems and other accessories

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Taking Natural Looking Photos of Your Kids

This video with professional photographer Ann Cutting will help you get great…

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Photo Tips from Across America

Nikon training specialist, Kristine Bosworth, covers the country and sends photography…

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Lindsey Byrnes on Rock & Roll Photography

Video interview of pro shooter Lindsey Byrnes on photography and getting…

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Introduction to Three-Point Lighting & Other Video Lighting Techniques

Advanced lighting for video

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Different Types of Microphones: Audio Recording Tutorial

Using accessory microphones when shooting video

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Flash Photography the Easy Way

David Tejada's easy-does-it flash tips

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How to Use Aperture and ND Filters to Control the Depth-of-Field in Movies

Depth-of-field for video

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Using an HDMI Recorder and External Monitor with Your HDSLR

Options for viewing and recording when shooting video

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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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10 Tips for Shooting Autumn Foliage

Nature photographer Rod Planck offers tips for shooting colorful fall foliage

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How to Record Audio: Tutorial on Audio Basics

Recording audio for HDSLR video

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Shooting a Rock Concert

Whether you're taking photos at a major rock concert or at your child's school performance, these…

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Introduction to ISO, Aperture, Shutter Speed & Other Advanced Settings for HDSLR Video

Advanced settings for HDSLR video

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Quick Tips for Taking Better Portraits

Suggested Lens choices, exposure settings and focus modes

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Zoo and Wildlife Photography

Spend a day at the zoo with wildlife photographer Julie Larsen Maher

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Ski Photography 101

Tips and tricks for getting great photos of skiiers and snowboarders

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Preservation and Protection of Wildlife Through Photography

Photographer Moose Peterson's respect for wildlife and the…

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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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Photograph the Classic Holiday Light Bokeh Effect

Tips for shooting lights as soft globes of color

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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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Top Photography Tips from Nikon School Instructors

Learn photography the easy way, at Nikon School

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How a Sports Illustrated Photographer Shoots his Kid's Games

What can a Sports Illustrated photographer teach you about…

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Outdoor Pursuit

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

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Pete Turner: Master of Color Photography

Pete Turner is a master of color, but he's also a master of content and mystery.

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Tips for Shooting Sports

Sports shooter Bill Sallaz knows what he wants and where to stand in order to get it

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Better Sports Photography

Which settings should you use depending upon which sport you're photographing

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Group Effort: Growing Your Skills in a Camera Club

Benefits of joining a camera club

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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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'Shooting the Curl' Gets a Whole New Meaning

Welcome to the surf as Clark Little sees it.

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Halloween & Autumn Harvest Photography

Take better photos during the colorful fall season

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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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Critical Focus: Getting the Most From Your D800

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

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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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Route 66 Road Trip

Tom Bol travels Route 66 with a Df D-SLR

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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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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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Photographing Water Using the Multiplication Factor Technique

Ever wonder how the water in those photos looks so smooth?…

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Caring for your Nikon 1 AW1 Waterproof Camera

Care and maintence for the Nikon 1 AW1

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Nikon Photo Contest 2014-2015

Call for entries opens September 15, 2014

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.