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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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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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Subject Tracking

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

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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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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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3D Focus Tracking

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

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One Shot: On the Beach

Deborah Sandidge on shooting crashing ocean waves

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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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10 Tips for Better Camera Panning

Dave Black's tips for camera panning

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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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Easy Panorama Mode

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

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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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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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Photographing the Night Sky

Astrophotography: tips for making great images of the stars, moon and night sky time-lapse

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Through the Eyes of a Child

Simple tips for children to learn to take better photos

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Photograph Family and Friends During the Holidays

The holidays are prime picture-taking time. Get some great tips on…

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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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Reflex Action: A Surf Photographer's Top Tips

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

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Taking Pictures of Fireworks

Learn how to get great fireworks shots this summer.

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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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For Great Nature Photos, Look Close to Home

Carol Freeman on photographing nature in your "backyard"

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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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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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