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


Les Picker - Your photo guide in Sri Lanka

Added by flashdeadline | June 25, 2014   12:46 AM | TrackBack Academy_SQ_Sri-Lanka_125.jpgNikonians Academy Director Mike Hagen files his report on upcoming activities and also posts an interview with Les Picker.

The focus of the interview is the newest photo tour destination on the academy curriculum: Sri Lanka.

Les Picker - Your photo guide in Sri Lanka


Nikonians Academy summer workshops at a glance

Added by flashdeadline | June 18, 2014   12:50 AM | TrackBack Academy-SQ-Alaska_125.jpgSummer officially begins this weekend, and our Nikonians Academy instructors are planning summertime workshops in Canada, Washington, California and Alaska. Nikonians Academy summer workshops at a glance


April Master Your Vision contest congrats

Added by flashdeadline | June 10, 2014   7:56 PM | TrackBack

Nikonians Contest Coordinator David Summers (dm1dave) has posted the results of the April Master Your Vision forum contests.

Contest-April04-2014SQ_125.jpg

April Master Your Vision contest congrats


Nikonians Good Locations June Special

Added by flashdeadline | June 10, 2014   5:53 PM | TrackBack

Good-Locations-SQ_125.jpgWe have a free Nikonians cap waiting for a lucky Gold or Platinum member.
It's easy.
Just add your best photographic locations to our Good Locations Site in the Nikonians wiki and get the chance to win the cap. Entries made throughout the month of June will qualify.

Nikonians Good Locations June Special


Negative space inspires creative images

Added by flashdeadline | June 4, 2014   4:50 AM | TrackBack June-04-2014Contest-SQ_125.jpgNikonians Photo Contest Director Dave Summers (dm1dave) has posted the results of our latest round of contests along with links to the original entries. Negative space inspires creative images


ANPAT-14 seats availability shrinks

Added by flashdeadline | May 21, 2014   4:15 AM | TrackBack

Blog-ANPAT-14-SQ_125.jpgThe number of available seats in the edition of the Annual Nikonians Photo Adventure Trip (ANPAT-14) has shrunk to single digits. Only nine reservations are left to be made.

ANPAT-14 seats availability shrinks

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