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Built-in World Maps

Track where you've been shooting; locate Points of Interest.

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Using the Highlight-Weighted Metering Mode

When to use the D810 and D750's highlight-weighted metering

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Quick Tips for Taking Better Portraits

Suggested Lens choices, exposure settings and focus modes

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When to Use Graduated Neutral Density Filters

How to use a graduated neutral density filter to decrease extreme light to…

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Making Great COOLPIX Videos of a Child's Birthday Party

Tips & Tricks from photographer Ann Cutting

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Exposure Bracketing: The Creative Insurance Policy

Get creative with your photography by using this age-old technique.

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Learning How to Use Your Camera's Histogram

The histogram is a useful tool that analyzes tonal range and helps in…

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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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Flash Points: The Control of Light

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

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Macro Lenses

Reproduce objects up to life size using a Nikon Micro-NIKKOR Lens

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Advanced Wireless Lighting

Advanced wireless lighting is the use of multiple Speedlights set up for wireless remote…

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One Shot: Purple Haze

Turning an ordinary photo into something special in-camera

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A Light in the Forest

Rod Planck on photographing critters in the field with a Speedlight

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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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Bokeh for Beginners

Have your subjects stand apart from the background with this easy technique

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Using Picture Controls to Give your Video a “Look”

Picture Controls for video

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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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A New Sharp Shooter

Mike Corrado on shooting with the Nikon D810

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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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New Directions: The D750 Inspires Creating, and Sharing, New Images

Lindsay Silverman shoots with the D750 DSLR

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Flash Photography on Location

Ami Vitale on using a single Speedlight for illumination

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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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For Memorable Family Vacation Photos, Focus First on Family

Tamara Lackey on taking great photos during family vacations

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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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Take Control of Color using Picture Controls

Diana Robinson gets the color she wants with Picture Controls in-camera and…

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Be Aware of Your Entire Scene

Joe McNally discusses surveying the scene before shooting

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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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How To Grow Your Garden Photography Skills

Taking great photographs of your own garden is easy with a few simple tips

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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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Joe McNally: Shooting a Portrait with Speedlights

Joe McNally sets up a portrait on location using Speedlights

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Shooting Spectacular Sunrises and Sunsets

Jim Harmer’s tips for photographing at dawn and dusk

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How to Set White Balance for Video

Video white balance tips

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The Importance of Learning Photography Fundamentals

Bambi Cantrell on the importance of learning fundamentals

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Video Tutorial Series: Getting Started with your Nikon D3300 DSLR

Series of six videos to help you set-up and shoot and…

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Using Shadows for Dimension in Photographs

Joe McNally explains how shadows add dimension

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HDSLR Video Tutorial: Getting Started with Your D-Movie Camera

Getting started with HDSLR video

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Better Sports Photography

Which settings should you use depending upon which sport you're photographing

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Wired and Wireless File Transfer

Wired or wireless options lets you transfer image files from the camera to computer when…

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Exposure Compensation When Using i-TTL Gets Easier with the D4/D4s

Exposure compensation and flash compensation can be…

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Moving Pictures: The Learning Curve

Steve Heiner on starting at stills and going to video

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Initial Pairing of the KeyMission 360 and SnapBridge 360/170 App on an iOS Device

Connecting an iPhone or iPad to…

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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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Which NIKKOR Lens Type is Right for Your DSLR?

Learn what the different types of NIKKOR lenses are and which ones will…

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Video Composition Rules: Establishing, Medium and Close-up Shots

Composition tips for video

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Making Great COOLPIX Videos on a Vacation

Tips & Tricks from photographer Ann Cutting

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VR Image Stabilization

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

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Using Variable Neutral Density Filters to Adjust Exposure in DSLR Video

Adjusting exposure with Variable ND filters

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Introduction to Three-Point Lighting & Other Video Lighting Techniques

Advanced lighting for video

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Scene Auto Selector

Nikon COOLPIX cameras are so smart they know what kind of picture you're taking and can automatically select from six commonly used scene modes, eliminating the mode-setting procedure and streamlining the shooting process. If none of the six modes is appropriate, the camera switches to Auto mode. Of course, every COOLPIX camera is equipped with up to 18 scene modes that you can set manually to match your shooting conditions. Each mode optimizes the camera's settings to achieve the best exposure for specific conditions, enabling you to confidently capture great shots even in difficult circumstances. 

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