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Using Shadows and Light in Your Photographs

Cliff Maunter on using shadows and light

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Lighting for Video with AE-Lock Tutorial

Basic lighting tips for shooting video

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Photographing People Using Wireless Lighting Techniques

Tom Bol's images inspire new ways of taking a portrait photo.

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COOLPIX Cameras and Cool Lighting with Speedlights

Lucas Gilman shows you how to use Speedlights with COOLPIX cameras

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Using Fill-Light Adds to the Expressiveness of Portraits

A tip from Nikon Ambassador Tamara Lackey

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Photography Lighting Tutorial Part 2 - Control of Color

Go on location with Joe McNally for a video tutorial on lighting…

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Photograph the Classic Holiday Light Bokeh Effect

Tips for shooting lights as soft globes of color

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Photography Lighting Tutorial Part 1 - Control of Color

Go on location with Joe McNally for a video tutorial on lighting…

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Balancing Photo Exposures with Nikon's Active D-Lighting

Bring light to the shadows with Nikon's Active D-Lighting

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Benefits of Using Fast Lenses in Low Light

A tip from Nikon Ambassador Lucas Gilman

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Six Steps to Lighting Magic with Joe McNally

Follow lighting expert Joe McNally's instructions for easy flash photography…

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Tips for Using Auto WB for Incandescent Lighting with the D5/D500

Three settings let you keep warm or cool whites in Auto…

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

Blaine Harrington on travel photography in Europe

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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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Underwater Photography

Tips for getting started shooting underwater with David Doubilet

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Shooting Long Exposures:

Deborah Sandidge on shooting long exposure landscapes and cityscapes

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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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Composing Photographs

Tips for making better compositions when photographing in the field

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A Nikon Ambassador's Photography in Cuba

Vincent Versace on photographing the culture and people of Cuba

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Fast Frames: A Quick Guide to Bird Photography

Matt McRay discusses how to get birds to visit your yard so you can…

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Speedlight Tutorial: Bounce Technique

David Tejada uses Speedlights wirelessly for pleasing portrait illumination

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You Can Successfully Shoot in Bright Sunlight

Cliff Mautner on photography in the midday sun

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Using Shadows for Dimension in Photographs

Joe McNally explains how shadows add dimension

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Popular Nikon Lenses for Shooting Video

Primer on popular NIKKOR lenses for HD video shooting

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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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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 Shoot a Silhouette

Photographing a subject in silhouette

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Want Better Landscape Photos? First Check Your Definition of "Landscape"

Tony Sweet offers tips for better landscape…

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Understanding Focal Length

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

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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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How to Use Aperture and ND Filters to Control the Depth-of-Field in Movies

Depth-of-field for video

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Destination Latin America:

Blaine Harrington on photographing Latin America

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Exposure Choices for Moody Images

Moose Peterson explains how exposure can add to the mood of an image

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Do a Test Run for Important Portrait Shoots

Dave Black discusses setting up shoots in advance

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Halloween & Autumn Harvest Photography

Take better photos during the colorful fall season

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Night Photography

Reed Hoffmann's tips for great night photography

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Nikon HD-SLR Video Tips

Video series of tips on shooting video with your HD-SLR camera

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Photographing Dogs: Capturing Action

Tips for taking better photos of your dog in action.

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Understanding ISO Sensitivity

Photography is built on the three pillars of exposure: shutter speed, aperture and…

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VR Image Stabilization

VR image stabilization technology detects vertical and horizontal movement and offsets it by…

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Photographing the Night Sky: Star Trails

Astrophotography: tips for making great star trail images

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No Limits: For Better Photos, Think Like a Photojournalist

David Handschuh on thinking like a photojournalist

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The Inspired Image

Communication is key for Dixie Dixon in creating stunning images

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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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Preserve and Protect: Got a Backup Plan for Your Photos?

Don't lose those precious photos. Make sure you've got a backup…

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Cliff Mautner

Wedding and portrait photographer Cliff Mautner is a Nikon Ambassador. Learn more about his photography.

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Jim Richardson: Why Fast Lenses Make All the Difference

When You’re Constantly on the Move, Fast Glass Makes Tough Shots…

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Joe McNally

Commercial photojournalist Joe McNally is a Nikon Ambassador. Learn more about his photography.

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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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Zoom Lens Maximum Aperture: Fixed and Variable Apertures

Zoom lenses can have either a fixed maximum aperture or a…

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What is your KeyMission?

Joe McNally on the KeyMission 360 camera

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One Shot: Are We There Yet?

Gary Crabbe shoots The Subway in Zion National Park

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How to Set White Balance for Video

Video white balance tips

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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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Polarizing Filters Add POW to Pictures

An Easy to Use Accessory, Polarizing Filters Bring out the Color and Definition in…

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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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Photographing the US National Parks

Chris Nicholson on photographing in the US National Parks

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Shooting Spectacular Sunrises and Sunsets

Jim Harmer’s tips for photographing at dawn and dusk

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20 Tips for Great Graduation Day Photos

Tips for taking great photos of your young graduate on their big day

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