Skill Level: Intermediate
Rod Mar is a sports fanatic who dreamed about becoming a professional athlete, before landing on a career as a sports photographer. In a career spanning more than 25 years, Rod has shot at some of the biggest sporting events in the world, and is currently the in-house photographer for a major Seattle-based football team.
21 Immersive video lessons
Over 2.5 hours of instruction, insights and hands-on demonstrations
Rods gear list and more.
Audio-only versions included
Some lessons not available in audio-only format.
24/7 Access from your computer, smartphone or tablet so you can learn at your own pace
Internet connection required. Additional data costs may apply.
What is Nikon Mentors?
Nikon Mentors is a series of easy to follow, online video courses, audio files and downloadable resources. Watch at your own pace as your Mentor guides you through step-by-step instruction with tips and demos to help you become a more skilled photographer in your field while teaching you the business side of the industry.
Who is this course for?
This course is especially valuable for photographers interested in pursuing a career in sports photography, but its also great for anyone interested in creating dynamic action and portrait photos.
How long is this course?
In total, the videos contained in this course comprise over 2.5 hours of instruction. They can be watched in any order at your own pace.
Do I need specific photography equipment?
We recommend telephoto zoom lenses for sports (up to or exceeding 200mm equivalent if possible, depending on the sport), but these lessons and insights are applicable to photographers using a range of equipment.
Can I learn at my own pace?
Yes! Watch and rewatch the videos as many times as you need, at your own pace, whenever its most convenient for you.
Can I access the course from my smartphone?
Yes! You can stream video and audio files plus download printable resources anytime, anywhere using a smartphone, tablet or computer. Internet connection required. Additional data costs may apply.
How long will I have access?
You will have access for as long as the course is available from Nikon USA.
May I share the course with someone?
No, the course can only be accessed by the purchaser through their valid Nikon USA account.
How do I access the course after I purchase it.
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