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Are you new to Nikonians?
How-to's

Are you new to Nikonians?

Bo Stahlbrandt (bgs)

Are you new to Nikonians? Our community is large and can feel a bit overwhelming to new users, so we are listing some of the areas that can be accessed here without signing up. Enjoy :-) Read more...

Nikon SnapBridge App
Software Reviews

Nikon SnapBridge App

Bo Stahlbrandt (bgs)

The low-powered, always on Bluetooth based Nikon SnapBridge connectivity makes it possible for you to connect your modern Nikon camera to your smartphone and possibly other devices supporting it. Read more...

Nikkor AF 35-70/2.8D lens
Lens Reviews

Nikkor AF 35-70/2.8D lens

Bo Stahlbrandt (bgs)

The Nikkor AF 35-70mm/2.8D is an old lens providing great value for money. It can meanwhile be had for 300 USD, sometimes even less. The optics are great. Read more...

A Photographer and Beginner
How-to's

A Photographer and Beginner

Bo Stahlbrandt (bgs)

New to photography? Want to improve your skills? These are the articles you should read first. Written by experienced photographers, they take you through the basics on how to improve your photography results. Read more...

Nikon D500 review
Camera Reviews

Nikon D500 review

Bo Stahlbrandt (bgs)

The Nikon D500 is the "condensed power" according to Nikon. Many of us are waiting for the new DX prosumer body from Nikon to hit the streets. While we are waiting, we are analyzing the stated features and believe we are about to get a very, very capable camera in our hands. Read more...

The Nikon D2X resources: Reviews & How-To's
Camera Reviews

The Nikon D2X resources: Reviews & How-To's

Bo Stahlbrandt (bgs)

The Nikon D2X has aged, but lots of the stuff relevant to it, is still relevant to our latest Nikon DSLRs. Read more...

Nikkor AF 20/2.8D Review
Lens Reviews

Nikkor AF 20/2.8D Review

Bo Stahlbrandt (bgs)

The 20mm/2.8D AF lens is interesting, whether on 35mm film or on FX digital format. With it you can go out taking landscape shots without getting fish-eyed while still getting more or less the whole view at 94 degrees. You can also use it for "environmental portraits", having a humble object somewhere in the middle of the frame and all of the interesting surroundings too. Read more...

Nikon brand story:
Videos

Nikon brand story: "Tears"

Bo Stahlbrandt (bgs)

In this promotional video Nikon has utilized tears, the ultimate way of expressing human emotion, to showcase the benefits of using Nikon gear to assist in capturing those unforgettable moments we all experience. For over a century, Nikkor lenses have been used to capture human emotions and these images have helped shed light on the people of the world and the things that deeply move us all. Read more...

Bookshelf 23: Photography Magazines
Books

Bookshelf 23: Photography Magazines

Bo Stahlbrandt (bgs)

Here you find various recommended Photography Magazines from Amazon. By purchasing these magazines online from here, you help to support the community as we get back a few cents. Just click on the magazine of your choice, one at a time. Read more...

Bookshelf 22: Architectural Photography
Books

Bookshelf 22: Architectural Photography

Bo Stahlbrandt (bgs)

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Here you find various recommended architectural photography books. Read more...

Bookshelf 21: Hand Painting, Coloring, Tinting & Toning
Books

Bookshelf 21: Hand Painting, Coloring, Tinting & Toning

Bo Stahlbrandt (bgs)

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In here you find various recommended books to learn the how of handpainting, handcoloring, handtinting and toning of photographs. Read more...

Bookshelf 20: Night, Low Light & Concert Photography
Books

Bookshelf 20: Night, Low Light & Concert Photography

Bo Stahlbrandt (bgs)

Here you find various recommended Night, Low Light & Concert Photography books. Read more...

Bookshelf 19: The DVD shelf
Books

Bookshelf 19: The DVD shelf

Bo Stahlbrandt (bgs)

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Here you find various recommended DVDs on photography and photographers, travel, history and adventure. Read more...

Bookshelf 18: Micro, Macro and Close-Up Photography
Books

Bookshelf 18: Micro, Macro and Close-Up Photography

Bo Stahlbrandt (bgs)

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Here you find various recommended books to make up a good Micro, Macro and Close-Up Photography bookshelf. Read more...

Bookshelf 17: The Basics bare minimum bookshelf
Books

Bookshelf 17: The Basics bare minimum bookshelf

Bo Stahlbrandt (bgs)

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Here you find various recommended photography books to make up the basics bare minimum bookshelf. Read more...

Bookshelf 16: The Galen Rowell Bookshelf
Books

Bookshelf 16: The Galen Rowell Bookshelf

Bo Stahlbrandt (bgs)

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Here are the published works of the late Galen Rowell, source of inspiration for many Nikonians and non-Nikonians alike. Read more...

Bookshelf 15: Photojournalism
Books

Bookshelf 15: Photojournalism

Bo Stahlbrandt (bgs)

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Here you find various recommended photojournalism books, many considered indispensable. Read more...

Bookshelf 14: Digital Photography
Books

Bookshelf 14: Digital Photography

Bo Stahlbrandt (bgs)

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Here you find various recommended books on Digital Imaging, Printing & Software. Read more...

Bookshelf 13: Wildlife Photography
Books

Bookshelf 13: Wildlife Photography

Bo Stahlbrandt (bgs)

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Here you find various recommended Wildlife Photography Books. Read more...

Bookshelf 12: Photographing the Nude
Books

Bookshelf 12: Photographing the Nude

Bo Stahlbrandt (bgs)

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Here you find recommended Nude Photography books. Read more...

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