Nikon Announces a New COOLPIX, Zoom Lens, and Speedlight

The Nikon COOLPIX L620 is a 14x optical zoom point-and-shoot camera that contains the latest technologies housed in an ergonomic design. The 18.1 megapixel BSI (Back Side Illumination) CMOS image sensor allows improved image quality even in low-light situations, and the 14x zoom NIKKOR lens is equipped with the company’s VR image stabilization for ensuring sharp images.


Hands-On Review: the Nikon D3200 DSLR Camera

Join Larry Becker, from Kelby Media, as he reviews the Nikon D3200, an entry-level DSLR camera. He examines the APS-C sensor, Expeed 3 processor, optical viewfinder, HD 1080/30p video capture, and more. Additionally, he goes on to talk about the handy Guide mode for novices.


Getting Close with Vello Extension Tubes

Who likes taking pictures of bugs? Who doesn’t?! Then what do you do if the lens you are using does not focus close enough to clearly capture these creepy subjects in all their glorious detail? Well, there are a couple things you can do. One option is to buy a macro lens that offers at least a 1:1 magnification ratio.


The Travel Series: Mirrorless Cameras for On-The-Go Shooting

Mirrorless cameras have a lot going for them. In reality, they have “little” going for them: they offer a compact and lightweight form factor, yet they produce very high image quality. Many DSLR users are finding mirrorless cameras to be a useful tool for serious photography, and some are even “switchers,” simply for the form factor.


The Travel Series: Top Photo Adventure Locations

I am a founding member of Photo Quest Adventures, an international travel company specializing in deluxe photography workshops and unique cultural experiences around the globe. Here are my Top Ten favorite photo destinations.


Hands-On Review: the Nikon D5200

Larry Becker, from Kelby Media, discusses the Nikon D5200 DSLR and explores the camera’s 24.1MP APS-C CMOS sensor, Expeed 3 image processor, and its automated features and simplified intuitive screens. He also showcases its 3.0” Tilt-Swivel LCD, 1080 HD video capabilities, and the impressive information displays.

The Travel Series: Capturing Your Travels in Motion

As a professional travel photographer with nearly four decades of experience under my belt, I never thought that I’d be interested in capturing my travels in video. But when HD video became part of my DSLR’s feature list and I began to realize the awesome storytelling potential of the moving image, I was hooked.


Nikon Lenses

The lens market is a broad one, and building a collection for wedding work is not always easy. After factoring-in your shooting style with opinions from professional colleagues and resources, it becomes clearer as to what kind of quality, long-lasting glass you’ll want in your kit.

Nikon Point-and-Shoot Digital Cameras for 2013

Nikon’s 2013 spring lineup of compact cameras brings an element of creative energy to the formerly static realm of point-and-shoot cameras. Whether you prefer ultimate manual control or look to the assistive functionality of automatic shooting modes, there’s a camera to fit your needs.


Hands-On Review Video: Nikon Coolpix A

The Nikon Coolpix A has an APS-C-size 16.2 megapixel sensor, making it Nikon's largest-sized sensor in a point-and-shoot body. The fixed lens has a 35mm equivalent focal length of 28mm, and its maximum aperture is relatively fast at f/2.8.


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