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Understanding Nikon’s Three Light Metering Systems
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Understanding Nikon’s Three Light Metering Systems

Darrell Young (DigitalDarrell) on May 29, 2013

The basis for a Nikon DSLR’s exposure meter is an RGB sensor that meters a wide area of the frame. When used with a G or D Nikkor CPU lens, the camera can set exposure based on the distribution of brightness, color, distance, and composition. Most people leave their cameras set to Matrix metering and enjoy excellent results. Others use the Center-weighted meter, or the Spot meter. Let's look more closely at each of the Nikon exposure meters. Read more...

Nikon D600 Delicacies (w Downloadable Supplements)
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Nikon D600 Delicacies (w Downloadable Supplements)

J. Ramon Palacios (jrp) on May 14, 2013

Find out more about your Nikon D600. Browse through our PDF selection on an array of topics covered. At Nikonians, we aspire to Share, Learn, and Inspire! Be ontop of your gear and know all there is to know. Read more...

Understanding User Settings U1 and U2 in the D7000 Series of Nikon DSLRs and the D600
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Understanding User Settings U1 and U2 in the D7000 Series of Nikon DSLRs and the D600

Darrell Young (DigitalDarrell) on April 26, 2013

Just when you thought you knew everything about your Nikon D7000... Simplicity is key, and making sure you can just grab and shoot is ideal. But, how do you get there? Learn a few simple User Settings tweaks and configure your camera for specific shooting situations so you can change to them quickly. Read more...

Streaming Uncompressed HDMI Video from Your Nikon D800
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Streaming Uncompressed HDMI Video from Your Nikon D800

Darrell Young (DigitalDarrell) on April 17, 2013

Uncompressed video stands to hold a significant higher quality compared to compressed, allowing even resolution up scaling. However, with technology advancing so quickly, there's always the latest gadget that can do anything quicker and smoother than your previous toys. See what many Nikonians worldwide use, and why. We'll go in depth with formats, video standards, compression, and of course the external video recorders available for your camera. Read more...

Nikon D800 - Hands-On Review
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Nikon D800 - Hands-On Review

Darrell Young (DigitalDarrell) on March 4, 2013

The highly anticipated, Nikon D800 and all of its mysteries revealed! Read here, as you can explore all the features, inside and out, with detailed images, card processing, image formatting,shutter features and plenty more! Read more...

Nikon D200 Review
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Nikon D200 Review

Darrell Young (DigitalDarrell) on November 28, 2012

You've probably been asking yourself recently, "How can I tell if the Nikon D200 digital camera is the one for me?" This technology review attempts to provide you with enough information to make an intelligent purchase decision, by learning in detail about the camera and its systems. What should you ask yourself before purchasing the D200? Read more...

Nikon D2X AF System Revisited
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Nikon D2X AF System Revisited

Edward Erkes (EdErkes12) on November 23, 2012

This in-depth review by seasoned Nikonian Ed Erkes, shares with you his findings about the multiple autofocus options available with the D2X. If you are the proud owner of a Nikon D2X, D2Xs, D2H, D2Hs, or Nikon F6, and getting tired of spending endless long nights trying to decrypt the manual, this article is for you. Read more...

Nikon Film SLR Body Comparison Chart
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Nikon Film SLR Body Comparison Chart

Mark Goodell (Safari) on November 14, 2012

Our extensive comparison chart will provide you with the quick overview of Nikon film camera bodies. We list everything you need to know - price, lens compatibility, ISO range, speedlight control, power, you name it. Read more...

D800 AF Custom Settings
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D800 AF Custom Settings

Darrell Young (DigitalDarrell) on October 8, 2012

The Nikon D800 has a very powerful autofocus system with new features not before seen on a Nikon D-SLR. So, with great power, comes great responsibility, isn't that how the saying goes? In this article, you'll have a great read, about all your Custom AF-Settings refined to simplicity from an excerpt from Mastering the Nikon D800 by Darrell Young, published by NikoniansPress/Rocky Nook. Read more...

Nikon Digital SLR Body Comparison Chart
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Nikon Digital SLR Body Comparison Chart

Armando Heredia (Covey22) on September 13, 2012

Our extensive comparison chart will provide you with the quick overview of Nikon digital camera bodies. We list everything you need to know - price, sensor, speedlight control, power, you name it. Read more...

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