The team has been busy and written several articles, starting with an inspirational piece by Marsha interviewing member Russ Glindmeier (russg). He shares some of his beautiful work for your inspiration.
Continue reading "Using dedicated blur in your photographs"
By bgs at 17-Jan-2018 08:28 Permalink
All the new contests for the month of January have been posted.
Continue reading "January Contests are now underway"
By dm1dave at 8-Jan-2018 18:32 Permalink
I hope 2018 started off well for you. Snow sprinkles the fields outside my window while I am writing this years first newsletter here at the northern camp with temperatures a few degrees below zero C. The wind that made itself heard last night is resting its muscles and some black birds are fighting for top positions in a large tree nearby.
Continue reading "Is the Nikkor 50mm/1.2 any good?"
By bgs at 6-Jan-2018 09:41 Permalink
We are pleased to announce the winners of the November monthly contests.
Continue reading "Contest Winners Announced"
By dm1dave at 2-Jan-2018 17:04 Permalink
A Happy New Year 2018 to all Nikonians from the team.
Continue reading "Happy New Year 2018!"
By bgs at 1-Jan-2018 08:30 Permalink
We have four short items for this week;
1. The voting for the monthly contest is open. Please make sure you place your vote in wildlife, landscape, macro, travel and digital artistry.
Continue reading "What's your favorite image?"
By bgs at 21-Dec-2017 11:54 Permalink
We have just over a week until the end of the month. So, please stop by and vote for your favorite images from the November Contests. Your vote Counts!
Continue reading "Vote for Your Favorite Images"
By dm1dave at 19-Dec-2017 09:24 Permalink
Now is a good idea to include the 18th ANPAT in the Spring on your shopping list, taking advantage of the early bird discount. More information (login required)
By bgs at 15-Dec-2017 14:09 Permalink
There is always something happening in the world of Nikonians. This week we have rolled out further improvements in the community: (1) it is now easier to see articles related to a specific topic (aka keyword/theme) (see this post) and (2) we are now showing small "overview thumbnails" of images linked into a discussion as well, not only for those that are uploaded.
Continue reading "What is that "something" we take photographs of?"
By bgs at 14-Dec-2017 11:03 Permalink
Welcome to this weeks newsletter.
A new episode of Martin Turner's "Shooting the $2million image" premium article series is available. Martin discusses the "human factor" and how vital this is for successful professional photographers. He adds "One survey across many industries suggested that technical skills only accounted for around 20% of career success. The other 80% ? Ability to work with people." Read the article
Continue reading "How do you work with other people?"
By bgs at 7-Dec-2017 10:22 Permalink
It is snowing this morning at my "southern" basecamp and I am looking forward to get out this afternoon hoping for some animals against the white backdrop.
The "motivation thread" from last week got some very good input. If you haven't read that yet, I suggest you do that. See the discussion on motivation
Continue reading "Are you a beta user?"
By bgs at 30-Nov-2017 10:18 Permalink
Back to my southern basecamp looking through members images in our "Master your vision" galleries, something I seriously enjoy doing since it gives me a lot of good inspiration. I encourage you to do the same :)
Our Master your vision galleries contain a total of 18 main categories with everything from Astro, Glamour and Landscape to Travel, Underwater and Wildlife photography.
Continue reading "How to stay motivated?"
By bgs at 23-Nov-2017 09:18 Permalink