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Category Archives: Other Nikon stuff

Harvinder Sunila: Backstage portraits of burlesque dancers (NSFW)

Today’s guest post “Backstage Portraits Of Burlesque Dancers” by Harvinder Sunila contains some images that are NSFW (Not Safe For Work). In order to see some of the NSFW photographs, you will have to click on the indicated links at the bottom of this post and by doing so agree that you are at least 18 years […]

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Helium balloon flight from Robben Island to the mainland of Cape Town, South Africa

Jaco Wolmarans, a freelance photographer and journalist based in Cape Town, will share his flight story on a helium balloon from Robben Island to the mainland of Cape Town, South Africa – a fundraising event for the Nelson Mandela Children’s Hospital in Johannesburg (click on images for larger view); Floating from Robben Island to Cape Town suspended underneath […]

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Weekly Nikon news flash #257

→ Interesting: Canon camera with Nikon F mount. The new Canon M15P-C industrial camera equipped with 15MP monochrome APS-C sensor has Nikon F-mount. → Roberts Camera is currently offering 10% off in their eBay store which also sells used, refurbished and new Nikon equipment. → Refurbished Rokinon 24mm f/3.5 tilt shift lens for Nikon available for $599 on eBay […]

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DIY selective focus lens (freelensing)

Here is an idea on what do to with an old/broken/unused lens: you can turn it into a selective focus lens (similar to Lensbaby). The included videos below came from Sam Hurd, the included images are by Francesco Spighi - visit his website for more information and sample images. Here are the step by step instructions:

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Photographing festivals by Steve Davey

This “Photographing Festivals” post is by Steve Davey (click on images for larger view):

Changpa Nomad woman at the Korzok Gustor, Lake Tsomoriri,Ladakh,
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The orphaned children of Burma by Julian Ray

Today’s guest post is by Julian Ray: As a long-time documentary and travel photographer I have seen many travel trends come and go. The “hot” places to be, Katmandu, Machu Picchu, Ko Phi-Phi, El Camino de Santiago de Compostela, Ubud, on and on. It seems that the place where I live and work right now is […]

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New video series: “Nikon Behind the Scenes”

Nikon introduced a new video series called “Nikon Behind the Scenes”. The first video is already online and features Joe McNally talking about the fundamentals of light and flash photography: Additional details:

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