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Action and People Photography

For those who want to take better people and action photos

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Creatively Photographing Objects Up Close

The idea that less is more can be applied to the subject matter in your photos.

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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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Taking Close-up Photos

How do I take close-up photos of flowers and small objects?

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Macro Photography Tips: Photographing Insects and Other Small Creatures

A few quick tips on macro photography

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One Shot: Are We There Yet?

Gary Crabbe shoots The Subway in Zion National Park

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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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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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Exposure Bracketing: The Creative Insurance Policy

Get creative with your photography by using this age-old technique.

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Vibration Reduction

Vibration Reduction (VR) is an image stabilization technology that minimizes blur caused by camera…

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Dixie Dixon

Commercial and fashion photographer Dixie Dixon is a Nikon Ambassador. Learn more about her photography.

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Taking Pictures at Dusk and at Night

How do I take pictures at dusk and at night?

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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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Route 66 Road Trip

Tom Bol travels Route 66 with a Df D-SLR

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Extra Added Attraction: How to Boost the Reach of Your Nikon 1

Mark Alberhasky on using the FT-1 and NIKKOR lenses on…

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Shooting with Remote Cameras

Andrew Hancock discusses the art of shooting sports with remote cameras

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How to Capture the “Wow” Factor

Photographer Evan Williams on shooting stunning photographs

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Shooting Long Exposures:

Deborah Sandidge on shooting long exposure landscapes and cityscapes

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How To Grow Your Garden Photography Skills

Taking great photographs of your own garden is easy with a few simple tips

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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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Tips for Photographing Birds

Birds make great subjects for photographs; tips for capturing them with your camera.

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Awesome Skies: Tips and Techniques for Photographing the Northern Lights

Learn how to photograph the Northern Lights or…

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High Speed Sync: A Flash Technique To Add a Pro Touch to Your Photographs

Kevin Kubota on auto FP high speed sync flash…

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Bright Ideas: Tips and Techniques for Photographing Jewelry

Jody Dole on photographing jewelry

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