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Using Auto FP High-Speed Sync to Illuminate Fast Sports Action

Dave Black on using high-speed flash sync for sports…

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Shooting Family Interview Movies with a DSLR

Adding interviews to family movies and videos

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Lighting Techniques: Light Painting

Using the technique of light painting allows you to add depth and dimension to your…

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Virtual Horizon

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

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Lighting Cars for Studio Shots

Blair Bunting on photographing cars in the studio

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Using Speedlights on Sunny Days

Ron Magill shares a tip for using flash in bright sun

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Destination Asia: A Showcase for the Storytelling Power of Travel Images

Travel shooter Blaine Harrington offers tips for…

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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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Robin Layton

Fine art/portrait photographer Robin Layton is a Nikon Ambassador. Learn more about her photography.

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Taking Close-up Photos

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

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Making Great COOLPIX Videos of a Child's Birthday Party

Tips & Tricks from photographer Ann Cutting

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Speedlight Tutorial: Bounce Technique

David Tejada uses Speedlights wirelessly for pleasing portrait illumination

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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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For Memorable Family Vacation Photos, Focus First on Family

Tamara Lackey on taking great photos during family vacations

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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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Photographing Sports Indoors and Out

Capturing the action of a sporting event is easy when you follow a few simple…

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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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How to Photograph a Lunar Eclipse

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

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Night Photography

Reed Hoffmann's tips for great night photography

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Shooting with Remote Cameras

Andrew Hancock discusses the art of shooting sports with remote cameras

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Shooting Long Exposures:

Deborah Sandidge on shooting long exposure landscapes and cityscapes

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A Light in the Forest

Rod Planck on photographing critters in the field with a Speedlight

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Quick Tips for Taking Better Portraits

Suggested Lens choices, exposure settings and focus modes

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Shooting Wirelessly with Nikon Digital Cameras and Wi-Fi Adapters

Enjoy wireless transfer of images with Wi-Fi compatible…

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