As Nikonians, we are not merely Nikon users, but we are members of a community where we are trying our best to help each other.
What does it mean to be a Nikonian to you personally? What top five values do you think are important as a member? Let us know.
Continue reading "How to tackle the steep Z-series learning curve"
By bgs at 13-Dec-2018 05:30 Permalink
Our community has experienced a tremendous change on the internet, from being an early player back in the year 2000 where many were still "not connected" to today with billions of internet users.
Today we have a glut of information, provided by many for free, or paid by someone, often a less visible party in either cash, crypto-coins, equipment or favors. In this large "volume of data", whom can one really trust? What is their agenda? Why are they telling me X -- is it because they want to sell Y? What is really "good information" vs. "I am not totally, 100% sure what I am talking about, but I say it anyway" type of content?
Continue reading "The specs of the next digital cameras"
By bgs at 9-Dec-2018 09:00 Permalink
The December contests and polls have all been updated.
Continue reading "Contests Updated"
By dm1dave at 8-Dec-2018 17:38 Permalink
Reminder to all of our Platinum and Gold members: Don't forget to request your personal Photographer's ID Card. You can do that under "My Profile" and "Membership" tab. We are doing one more batch of badges this year, prior Christmas.
Continue reading "Platinum or Gold member? Don't forget your ID"
By bgs at 4-Dec-2018 12:54 Permalink
Nikon recently announced they've reached a total production volume of 110 million Nikkor F and Z lenses since they started with the F line back in 1959. Congratulations!
By bgs at 4-Dec-2018 11:20 Permalink
This week we have information on how to get published in our upcoming books, how to improve your lighting technique plus more.
Continue reading "Get published & How-to on lighting"
By bgs at 29-Nov-2018 09:37 Permalink
We are proud to announce the winners of the forth segment of the The Best of Nikonians 2018, The Wonders of Old and New Technology Contest.
Continue reading "Old and New Technology Contest Winners"
By dm1dave at 26-Nov-2018 03:24 Permalink
A new week has begun and we have some good reading and inspirational photography for you.
Connie Cassinetto has used her Nikon Z7 for some time now and gives you her thoughts on it together with the new 24-70 in this latest premium article. She's also been trying out the adapter with her 80-400 and 24-120. Read her article
I am wishing you a terrific, productive week
Continue reading "Going for a Nikon Z7? Plus selling your images"
By bgs at 19-Nov-2018 05:39 Permalink
We are entering this autumn weekend with some good, inspiring landscape photography and there is a hands-on, first impressions review of the Nikon Z7 by one of our team members.
Member Scott Ashley (scottashley) has been interviewed by Marsha (meadowlark2) in this latest part of our "I Am Nikonians" series. Scott shares some of his great landscape photographs with us.
Spruce Flats Falls by Scott Ashley
Nikon D7100, Sigma 8-16mm @f/19, 6s, ISO 200, tripod
Nikonians moderator Jonathan Kandel (JonK) has written up his first impressions after having been using his new Nikon Z7 camera for a few weeks. No matter if you are considering buying your own Z7 right away or not, Jon's premium article is a good read.
Member Guy Eristoff (geristoff) has written about how he applied an analytical approach, an "in-home comparative test" to figure out which of his existing lenses would best suit street photography. Read about his test.
More good portfolios have been added by our Platinum and Gold members. Have a look at the portfolio overview.
I am wishing you an excellent weekend,
By bgs at 9-Nov-2018 07:26 Permalink
We are pleased to announce the winners of the Nikonians Cell Phone Photos Challenge.
Continue reading "Cell Phone Challenge Winners"
By dm1dave at 15-Oct-2018 18:36 Permalink
Photokina in Cologne, Germany was again an exciting show with Nikon showcasing the Z7 in all its glory with many visitors having the chance to try out a larger number of available Z7 and Z6 cameras on the stands.
Continue reading "Z7, tracking your keepers and composition for architecture"
By bgs at 11-Oct-2018 12:20 Permalink
The Best of Nikonians 2018 - The Wonders of Old and New Technology
Continue reading "Wonders of Old and New Technology"
By dm1dave at 30-Sep-2018 17:03 Permalink