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Dedicated Time Release Movie Mode and Time Lapse Using the Built-in Interval Timer

Deciding which technique to use with…

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Taking Great Portraits with COOLPIX Cameras

See how COOLPIX technologies let you take great portraits

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Have Fun Shooting Selfies (Self-Portrait) Photos

Tips and tricks for taking great Selfies

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Smart Portrait System

Nikon’s Smart Portrait System incorporates into COOLPIX cameras a series of automatic functions,…

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Making a Difference with Photography

Bill Frakes on making a difference with your photography

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Speaking For Themselves: The Veterans Portrait Project

The power of portraits

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Online Exclusive: Time Lapse Photography Adds Interest to your D-Movies

Speed up time with interval shooting.

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Remotely taking photographs

Flexible wired & wireless remote shooting options expand your photo taking capabilities

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Top Tips for Capturing Time Lapse with a DSLR

Tips for creating Time Lapse videos

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Landscape and Travel Photography

Ideal for those who want to take their travel & landscape photography to the next level

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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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Photographing the Night Sky: Star Trails

Astrophotography: tips for making great star trail images

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Enter the Nikon Photo Contest 2016-2017

Nikon is once again announcing the dates of its global photo contest. The entry period is now open, and will run from October 17, 2016 through January 27, 2017. Visit the website to learn about the categories, find out how to enter and more.