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Understanding Focal Length

Focal length, usually represented in millimeters (mm), is the basic description of a…

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Flash Points: The Control of Light

Color temperature, rear sync, slow sync: Three key elements in flash photography.

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Introduction to Three-Point Lighting & Other Video Lighting Techniques

Advanced lighting for video

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Popular Nikon Lenses for Shooting Video

Primer on popular NIKKOR lenses for HD video shooting

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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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Take It to the Limit: Pushing the D500 Envelope

D500 in action with Nikon's own Lindsay Silverman and Mark Soares

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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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How to Photograph a Lunar Eclipse

Learn the techniques needed to shoot lunar eclipses from Mr. Eclipse, Fred Espenak

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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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Making Pictures in the Rain

Just because it's raining doesn't mean there aren't great pictures waiting to be made.

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Using the D810A DSLR for Deep Space and Nebulae Astrophotography

Photographing Nebulae and other celestial objects with…

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Yes, I Pan: Pursuing the Bigger Picture

Tony Sweet on creating panoramas

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How to Photograph a Solar Eclipse

Learn the techniques needed to shoot solar eclipses from Mr. Eclipse, Fred Espenak

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Have Fun Shooting Selfies (Self-Portrait) Photos

Tips and tricks for taking great Selfies

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Panoramas

Simple Steps to Big Pictures

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Capture NX 2: Lesson 8

Master your use of Black and White Control Points to bring out the details in the shadows and…

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How to Read Your NIKKOR Lens Barrel

Understanding what all of those markings and designations on your lens really mean.

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5 Easy Composition Guidelines

Follow 5 easy tips for better photo compositions

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Zooming into a Scene with your Feet

Moose Peterson on using specific lenss for their angles of view

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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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Awesome Skies: Tips and Techniques for Photographing the Northern Lights

Learn how to photograph the Northern Lights or…

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A New Sharp Shooter

Mike Corrado on shooting with the Nikon D810

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Bright Idea: Adding Star Power
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Bright Idea: Adding Star Power

Creating a starburst in your photographs

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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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Capture NX 2: Lesson 1

Learn how to change the color of one area of an image while keeping the rest of the image…

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Destination Europe: Do a Little Research, Then Go Light on the Gear

Blaine Harrington on travel photography in Europe

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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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51-Point Autofocus System

The 51-point AF system positions 51 points of focus within the frame to allow photographers to…

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Using Teleconverters

Teleconverters let you extend your photographic reach

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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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Cherie Steinberg: Capturing the Wedding Vibe

For Cherie Steinberg being a wedding photographer means wearing more than…

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Capturing Moments in a Wedding Day

Cliff Mautner discusses capturing wedding day moments

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Moiré & False Color

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

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A Light in the Forest

Rod Planck on photographing critters in the field with a Speedlight

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Versatile Views of the World of Wildlife:

Ron Magill field tests the AF-S NIKKOR 80-400mm f/4.5-5.6G ED VR lens

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For Images with Impact, Consider the Positive Role of Negative Space

Randy Ziegler discusses negative space in…

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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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3D Focus Tracking

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

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Underwater Photography

Tips for getting started shooting underwater with David Doubilet

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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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Basics of Exposure and Camera Controls

Ideal class for those who want to go beyond point & shoot photography

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Using legacy NIKKOR lenses with the Nikon Df

How to set the Df to accept legacy Non-Ai or Ai lenses

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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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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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Getting Started: How to Hold Your D-SLR Camera

Getting sharper, more in-focus pictures can be as simple as learning how…

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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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Reflex Action: A Surf Photographer's Top Tips

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

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Shooting the Full Moon with the COOLPIX P900

Using the Moon Scene Mode and 83x zoom of the COOLPIX P900

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