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Vibration Reduction - The way to a blurry free image?

Jan Stimel (photocyan) on June 27, 2014

Keywords: nikkor, vr

Vibration reduction (VR) technology in a Nikkor lens is a great way to reduce shaky images in general. The technology may be great, but some users are confused about how it really works, and what it can and cannot do. To help ease that confusion, I would like to present the basics behind image stabilizing techniques and go deeper into the topic of reducing shaky images with Nikon's VR.  By understanding how VR works you can use it effectively to the benefit of your shooting techniques and your pictures.

nikon zoom 700VR
Nikon Zoom 700VR released in 1994 was the first camera with VR optical stabilization

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