April 23, 2014   2:14 AM

Academy curriculum adding two Canadian cities

Academy-Can_THU_125.jpgNikonians Academy Director Mike Hagen tells us the list of cities slated for workshops this year continues to grow. The two newest destinations for the Academy instructor staff are Calgary and Edmonton (in Alberta province, Canada) this June. 

Academy instructor Steve Simon will be hosting, with the focus on the Nikonians Academy Masters series and his own special two-day session.

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April 22, 2014   12:25 PM

Digital Tidbits: Filling In Missing Pixels From Panorama Stitches

Panoramas are a lot of fun not only because of the pleasing visual effect but also because of the challenges they may represent to get it right. One of such challenges is missing pixels while stitching together the images made. In this article, Mike Hagen shows us how to go about it without much hassle.

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April 21, 2014   8:29 AM

Switching "skins" is easy

reverse_THU_125.jpgWant a different view as you read our forum discussions?

It's easy.

Many of our new members have been asking how to switch from our classic white lettering on black background to another view with black lettering on a light background.

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ANPAT 14 attendees prepare for Colorado

elk_THU_110.jpgThe 14th edition of the Annual Nikonians Photo Adventure Trip (ANPAT), already has 11 of 32 seats reserved.
You are invited to join Nikonians founders Bo Stahlbrandt (bgs) and J. Ramón Palacios (jrp) for the Nikonians field event of year, at Rocky Mountain National Park in Colorado, USA.

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Founders meeting leads to future plans

map-cabo_200.jpgNikonians founders Bo Stahlbrandt (bgs) and J. Ramón Palacios (jrp) have been meeting to discuss future innovations in the community.

The meeting was held in Los Cabos in Baja California, Mexico (about a 25 Km strip between San Jose del Cabo and Cabo San Lucas in South Baja California, Mexico).

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April 16, 2014   2:24 AM

May includes two new workshop opportunities

Academy-Logo-Rocks_THU_120.jpgTwo new additions to the Nikonians Academy curriculum highlight our weekly report from Academy Director Mike Hagen. 

Both will be available next month.

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April 14, 2014   10:46 PM

Share Nikonians with others through membership vouchers

Invite friends, colleagues and family members to join Nikonians and to sign up for a membership. The new member gets 5% off on a Silver, Gold or Platinum membership. For every new member you successfully recruit, you get one additional month added on to your membership.

To start inviting others today, go to the Usermenu in the Nikonians forums and select the Invitation tab.

You can send the voucher via email and also print it out and hand it over personally.

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April 11, 2014   8:24 AM

Nikonian Northern Exposure # 16

Gordon and smallhanah 56smallboy looking through fence at meThe Art of Black and White Photography. Great tips from Peter  on how to Shoot Black and White Photography

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Big Supporter of the Following Great Organizations:

Healing Colombia Foundation founded by Alice Sophia Dow and Mario Roberto Torres with Peter Photos

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April 9, 2014   12:34 AM

2014 workshops cover cameras, techniques, adventures

Academy-Logo_Galap_SQ_110.jpgThe Nikonians Academy 2014 workshop curriculum has our instructors preparing for workshops and photo adventures in North American cities, National Parks and International scenic islands. 

Steve Simon and Mike Hagen are running the Masters Series workshops  this week, with the next stop in Chicago, then off to Dallas and Houston - The Woodlands, Texas. The workshops cover the Nikon D800, Df and D4.

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April 7, 2014   1:34 PM

A beginner's guide: What a lens can teach you

It is many times a tough nut to crack to decide for the right "glass" from a vast variety of lenses, especially for beginners. Jan Stimel brings his own point of view on this topic and shares his story.

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