The Nikonian eZine #58 now available

Added by flashdeadline | April 15, 2015   1:06 AM | TrackBack

eZine-58-SQ_110.jpgThe Nikonian eZine #58 is ready for download for all Silver, Gold and Platinum members.

This is the second edition published in the new format designed to improve readability and the whole visual experience.

The Nikonian eZine #58 now available


New forums design debuts this week

Added by flashdeadline | April 6, 2015   2:07 AM | TrackBack

New--SQ-Forums_125.jpgFollowing extensive testing and internal reviews our newest Nikonians.org forums design will roll out this week.

Nikonians co-founder Bo Stahlbrandt (bgs) has been discussing options with our members for the new forums appearance and functionality and his design team has delivered the final results.

The launch is scheduled for Wednesday, April 8. We have already published a special newsletter to alert you to the changes in advance.

New forums design debuts this week


Nikonians Academy prepares for photo adventures

Added by flashdeadline | March 24, 2015   9:50 PM | TrackBack

Academy-15ANPAT-SQ_Horn_120.jpgSince the 15th Anniversary ANPAT Announcement last week, over a third of the available spaces have been accounted for.

Our fall season Annual Nikonians Photo Adventure Trip (ANPAT) takes us to a favorite location from years ago and we'd love to have you along on the adventure. The 15th Anniversary ANPAT will be held from September 26 to October 3.

ANPAT veteran Eric Bowles is leading our trip to the Badlands in South Dakota.

Nikonians Academy prepares for photo adventures


15th Anniversary ANPAT invitation issued - Fall in South Dakota

Added by flashdeadline | March 17, 2015   9:36 PM | TrackBack

Academy-SQ-Rushmore-Lincoln_120.jpgThis year we celebrate the 15th Anniversary of the Nikonians.org community, and for some members, the celebration will be extra special.
Our fall season Annual Nikonians Photo Adventure Trip (ANPAT) will be officially known as the 15th Anniversary ANPAT. It will be held From September 26 (arrival) to October 3 in South Dakota.

The invitation has been released for you to join Nikonians founders Bo Stahlbrandt (bgs) and J. Ramón Palacios (jrp) in this target-rich region for splendid photography opportunities.

15th Anniversary ANPAT invitation issued - Fall in South Dakota


Nikonians Academy spotlight on photo adventures

Added by flashdeadline | March 10, 2015   11:12 PM | TrackBack

Academy-Logo_Galap_SQ_110.jpgIf travel and adventures are at the top of your 2015 goals, the Nikonians Academy has plenty to offer.

Highlights include trips to U.S. National Parks, Iceland, the Galapagos Islands, and downtown San Francisco.

Each of these trips has been designed with a small attendance size to make sure you have as much one-on-one time with the trip leader as you need.

Nikonians Academy spotlight on photo adventures


Congratulations Best of 2014 Winners

Added by flashdeadline | March 10, 2015   10:34 PM | TrackBack Best-of-2014_SQ_100.jpgThe winners of the Best of Nikonians 2014 Images Annual Photo Contest have been announced. Nikonians founder J. Ramón Palacios (jrp) tells us this year's contest combined excellent images carefully reviewed by a dedicated judging team: Congratulations Best of 2014 Winners


Academy taking full advantage of the Seasons

Added by flashdeadline | March 4, 2015   1:17 AM | TrackBack

Academy-SQ-Iceland_125.jpgIt may be hard to believe for many members still buried in piles of snow, but the first day of spring begins on March 20.

If you enjoy your photography in cool environments, check your calendar for July 12 - 20, 2015.

Those are the dates to join Nikonians Academy Director Mike Hagen at the Iceland Photo and Bird Adventure - Summer 2015.

Our partner on this trip is the world-renowned photographer Tim Vollmer who is a native of Iceland and has been running photo tours for years. He has one of the best reputations in the industry.

Academy taking full advantage of the Seasons


Academy highlights stretch into warmer weather

Added by flashdeadline | February 17, 2015   7:54 PM | TrackBack Academy-SQ-Alaska_125.jpgNikonians Academy Director Mike Hagen has an update on current and future workshops, concluding with one his favorites — the Iceland Birds and Landscapes Photo Adventure.

This week, a group of photographers descends on Charleston, South Carolina for what is destined to be a fantastic Urban and Street Photography workshop with Rick Hulbert.

Academy highlights stretch into warmer weather


California members, watch your inbox

Added by flashdeadline | February 12, 2015   1:44 AM | TrackBack

California_125_SQ.jpgAttention Nikonians in California: Are you interested in increasing your lighting skills?

Be on the lookout for an email from us within the next few days.


California members, watch your inbox


Nikonians PhotoProShop Holiday Specials

Added by flashdeadline | November 25, 2014   1:07 AM | TrackBack Gift-Box-SQ-THU.jpgHappy Holidays from the founders, moderators and staff at Nikonians.org. 

Our traditional Nikonians PhotoProShop gift giving list has grown each year and for 2014 we have new items for your friends, family (and even yourself).
Nikonians PhotoProShop Holiday Specials


Busy October for Nikonians Academy

Added by flashdeadline | September 16, 2014   11:28 PM | TrackBack

Academy-Logo-sq-Df_200.jpgNikonians Academy Director Mike Hagen is finishing up the Galapagos Photo Adventure and when he gets back, he won't have much time to unpack.

Mike is bringing back (by popular demand) the Lightroom and iTTL wireless flash workshops for the Los Angeles and Seattle Masters Series scheduled for October

Busy October for Nikonians Academy


Nikonians Academy Spotlight on Urban Feeback

Added by flashdeadline | September 7, 2014   10:07 PM | TrackBack

Academy-SQ-Hulbert_125.jpgRick Hulbert's Urban and Street Photography Workshops are receiving excellent reviews, and with a full slate of those workshops scheduled in the months ahead, we thought you might want to check them out.

Nikonians Academy Spotlight on Urban Feeback


New version of Nikonians Uploader for Mac available

Added by Ronny89 | August 21, 2014   10:27 AM | TrackBack

Keeping up with the technology upgrade promise, Nikonians is coming with the newest version of Nikonians Uploader for Mac. This handy application allows you to easily upload images to the Nikonians galleries directly from your Mac.

New version of Nikonians Uploader for Mac available


Contest congratulations - June winners

Added by flashdeadline | August 13, 2014   1:12 AM | TrackBack Contest-Aug_SQ-Crib.jpgNikonians Contest Coordinator David Summers (dm1dave) has posted the results of the June Contests.


Congratulations to our members who submitted the images in our composite key. Scroll down to find links to the original entries, along with explanations behind the photographs and an overall look at the competition.

Contest congratulations - June winners


Giant September curriculum ahead from Nikonians Academy

Added by flashdeadline | August 6, 2014   12:35 AM | TrackBack Academy-Sri-Lanka-SQ_125.jpgSeptember is a big month for workshops, with some of the most popular curriculum items in the lead. Richard Hulbert brings his 4-day Urban and Street Photography Workshop to Houston and San Antonio in the coming month. 
This workshop series is designed to improve your photography regardless of whether you consider picture taking a hobby, or you are a serious enthusiast, or a professional photographer, or earn your living as a member of the global real estate, design, and construction industries.
Giant September curriculum ahead from Nikonians Academy


Leading lines contest congrats

Added by flashdeadline | August 5, 2014   10:59 PM | TrackBack Contests_125_THU_SQ.jpgNikonians Contest Coordinator David Summers (dm1dave) has posted the results of the Best of 2014 Contest Segment 2. The theme was "Leading Lines."

Congratulations to Joshua A. Williams (Kidsthehall45) from Chicago, USA, with his winning image titled Two-Toned S-Curve.

Leading lines contest congrats


Campaign to benefit members

Added by flashdeadline | July 23, 2014   12:18 AM | TrackBack

i-phone-125-SQ.jpgNikonians.org plans for technology upgrades in the near future are underway with help from the Nikonians 2014 fundraising campaign.

Our founders, J. Ramón Palacios (jrp) and Bo Stahlbrandt (bgs) will concentrate on making the site and services easily accessed by current technology, including the growing number of mobile users. This will require integrating the various areas better, such as galleries, forums, articles and blogs.

Campaign to benefit members


Academy updates (with Les Picker Interview)

Added by flashdeadline | July 22, 2014   10:58 PM | TrackBack Academy-SQ-India_120.jpgNikonians Academy Director Mike Hagen tells us the academy curriculum has many new workshops posted this week. 
The Masters Series workshops are headed for Los Angeles and Seattle this October. Iceland in winter 2015 is set to begin February 8. 

The Northern India Tea, Landscape and Wildlife Photo Adventure (April 2015) will take you to photograph mountains, wildlife and the tea harvest.

The 2015 Tanzania photo safari begins November 4, and the Galapagos Photography Adventure starts September 13, 2015.
Academy updates (with Les Picker Interview)


Fundraising kick off thanks from Bo and JRP

Added by flashdeadline | July 16, 2014   7:07 AM | TrackBack fundraiser-cht-w_120.jpgNikonians.org founders Bo Stahlbrandt (bgs) and J. Ramón Palacios (jrp) are thanking the generous members already supporting the Nikonians 2014 fundraising campaign.

As of this week the fundraising thermometer is creeping towards the $4,000 mark, thanks to some hefty additions (including one for $1,000).  Our founders want to make sure everyone understands that all donations, regardless of the amount, are deeply appreciated. 
Fundraising kick off thanks from Bo and JRP


Nikonians.org fundraiser-2014

Added by flashdeadline | July 8, 2014   9:09 PM | TrackBack

fundraiser-cht_120.jpgNikonians.org founders Bo Stahlbrandt (bgs) and J. Ramón Palacios (jrp) have announced a fundraising campaign this week.

Nikonians.org fundraiser-2014

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