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German Nikonians meet in Innzell, Bavaria

Added by bgs | October 1, 2016   1:08 AM | TrackBack

A group of the Nikonians in Germany meet up 16th-18th of September for photography and camaraderie in this splendid corner of Bavaria. See some of the images they took, which are shared in the galleries. Images from Innzell, Bavaria
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German Nikonians meet in Innzell, Bavaria


Image sharing forum now takes 50MB images

Added by bgs | September 30, 2016   6:59 PM | TrackBack

The image sharing forum "A picture I took" at Nikonians now allow for large image uploads. You can attach images of up to 50MB each to your post. If the image is larger than 1800 pixels widest side, it will be reduced to that size.

For smaller devices and screens, the image is automatically reduced to fit the screen.

Enjoy your community!

Image sharing forum now takes 50MB images


Congrats Nikonians July Photo Contest winners

Added by flashdeadline | September 6, 2016   6:15 PM | TrackBack Contest-July-2016-SQ_110.jpgNikonians Contest Coordinator David Summers (dm1dave) has posted the results of the July 2016 competitions.

Congratulations to our winners!

This month we have two winners in the Wildlife category.
We encourage you to click on the links to each image for a closer look.
All Silver, Gold and Platinum members are eligible to participate in any and all theme categories of the monthly forums contests and online assignments.

Congrats Nikonians July Photo Contest winners


Nikonians Academy and CreativeLive newest videos

Added by flashdeadline | August 30, 2016   6:15 PM | TrackBack CRLV-BOX-OUTLINE-sq_110.jpgNikonians Academy Director Mike Hagen invites us to check out one of the latest results from the partnership between the Academy and CreativeLive.

A CreativeLive blog by Justin Katz titled Back Button Focus Will Change the Way You Use Your Camera includes video workshop amplification by Mike. With over 20,000 views already, this teamwork approach to a complicated topic is helping many photographers improve their techniques.

Nikonians Academy and CreativeLive newest videos


Academy Spotlight: Chicago, Elephants and CreativeLive

Added by flashdeadline | August 23, 2016   9:07 PM | TrackBack Academy-Logo-Africa-Elephant-SQ_120.jpgNikonians Academy Director Mike Hagen has three updates this week.

The first points to one of our most popular workshop series, hosted by Rick Hulbert.

The second spotlights your opportunity to join Mike at one of the ideal locations for photographing elephants in Africa.

The third update highlights online classes available to the community through our partnership with CreativeLive.


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Academy Spotlight: Chicago, Elephants and CreativeLive


Congrats Segment Two "Best of Nikonians" winners

Added by flashdeadline | August 2, 2016   8:36 PM | TrackBack Seg2-BestoF-SQ-Kitten.jpgNikonians Photo Contest Director David Summers (dm1dave) has posted the winner and honorable mentions from Segment Two of our Best of Nikonians Photo Contest. The segment theme was Animals. Our winner is Leb Annamaria-annie (annie_j) from Romania, with her image titled My Little Assistant. Her photo of a kitten in front of a Canon camera was taken with her Nikon D40. Congrats Segment Two "Best of Nikonians" winners


Nikonians Academy spotlight: Iceland and Chicago

Added by flashdeadline | July 19, 2016   9:19 PM | TrackBack

Academy-Logo-Puffin-Glight-SQ_110.jpgNikonians Academy Director Mike Hagen sends this week's update from Iceland, where he is leading a group of photographers through Iceland's landscapes and bird sanctuaries.

His group is now photographing geothermal sites, glacial lagoons, birds, landscapes, volcanoes, lava fields, waterfalls, and basalt columns. Mike also included a photo tour of Reykjavík that includes buildings and architecture.

Nikonians Academy spotlight: Iceland and Chicago


Congrats April Contest winners

Added by flashdeadline | June 15, 2016   1:42 AM | TrackBack Eagles-Contest-April-2016-SQ_110.jpgNikonians Contest Coordinator David Summers (dm1dave) has posted the results of the April 2016 competitions.

Congratulations to our winners!

We encourage you to click on the links to each image for a closer look.
All Silver, Gold and Platinum Members are eligible to participate in any and all theme categories of the monthly forums contests and online assignments.

Congrats April Contest winners


Academy Director hosting two free online workshops

Added by flashdeadline | May 31, 2016   6:08 PM | TrackBack

CRLV-BOX-OUTLINE-sq_110.jpgGet ready for a double dose of Nikonians Academy Director Mike Hagen teaching new live workshops with CreativeLive.
Mike's workshops are coming this week and they are aimed directly at Nikonians members around the world.

Academy Director hosting two free online workshops


Weekly Hot-5 - May 31 - 2016

Added by flashdeadline | May 31, 2016   5:26 AM | TrackBack

Butterfly_WH5-SQ.jpgWhat's "hot" this week in our forums?

Our editorial staff and Moderating Team members run across much more topics and images than the average member, and we realize a lot of very interesting material deserves to be highlighted and shared in our community.

The Weekly Hot 5 and Trending Blog encourages you to join in the discussions, or have a look at a photo that we think will inspire you to grab your Nikon gear and capture equally outstanding images.

Weekly Hot-5 - May 31 - 2016


Academy spotlight on New York City and Iceland

Added by flashdeadline | May 25, 2016   7:30 PM | TrackBack

Academy-Iceland-Hagen_sunset-SQ_110.jpgNikonians Academy Director Mike Hagen tells us Steve Simon has scheduled another of his world-famous Passionate Street Photographer workshops for New York City, June 16-21.
This workshop is designed to help you go from good to great and will be set in the bustling metropolis of New York.

Academy spotlight on New York City and Iceland


Weekly Hot-5 - May 24 - 2016

Added by flashdeadline | May 24, 2016   6:10 AM | TrackBack

Tugboat_covey_SQ_110.jpgWhat's "hot" this week in our forums?

Our editorial staff and Moderating Team members run across much more topics and images than the average member, and we realize a lot of very interesting material deserves to be highlighted and shared in our community.

The Weekly Hot 5 and Trending Blog encourages you to join in the discussions, or have a look at a photo that we think will inspire you to grab your Nikon gear and capture equally outstanding images.

Weekly Hot-5 - May 24 - 2016


Nikonians app for iOS updated

Added by bgs | May 19, 2016   12:53 PM | TrackBack

screen322x572.jpegOur iOS app has been updated. Browse images, tag favorites, see latest discussions, upload images easily to your gallery and share with others.

Download for free from iTunes app store.

Nikonians app for iOS updated


Golden May - 50% on Gold

Added by bgs | May 19, 2016   10:43 AM | TrackBack

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Between now and 31st of May 2016, you get 50% off on a Gold Membership at Nikonians.

Golden May - 50% on Gold


Weekly Hot-5 - May 17 - 2016

Added by flashdeadline | May 17, 2016   8:17 PM | TrackBack

WH5_Monte_Sq.jpgWhat's "hot" this week in our forums?

Our editorial staff and Moderating Team members run across much more topics and images than the average member, and we realize a lot of very interesting material deserves to be highlighted and shared in our community.

The Weekly Hot 5 and Trending Blog encourages you to join in the discussions, or have a look at a photo that we think will inspire you to grab your Nikon gear and capture equally outstanding images.

Weekly Hot-5 - May 17 - 2016


Get post processing help - post your NEF

Added by bgs | May 14, 2016   4:52 PM | TrackBack

Trains-Indiana-color-bgs-bump57-324930.jpgIf you post your raw NEF photograph in our NEF processing skills forum, we will help you improve it. The forum is open for all members on Silver or higher membership.

Get post processing help - post your NEF


Hulbert heading for Italy

Added by flashdeadline | May 11, 2016   1:21 AM | TrackBack Triora-Hulbert-SQ_110.jpgRick Hulbert has been busy creating new workshops and his newest is a week-long photography workshop in Trioria, Italy

It is set for October, 2017 and is designed to be an affordable custom workshop for only five participants. 

Rick will be teaching this class with co-leader Gerald King, who spends part of his year living in Trioria.
Hulbert heading for Italy


Weekly Hot-5 - May 10 - 2016

Added by flashdeadline | May 10, 2016   7:30 AM | TrackBack

Online-assign-10May2106_SQ_110.jpgWhat's "hot" this week in our forums?

Our editorial staff and Moderating Team members run across much more topics and images than the average member, and we realize a lot of very interesting material deserves to be highlighted and shared in our community.

The Weekly Hot 5 and Trending Blog encourages you to join in the discussions, or have a look at a photo that we think will inspire you to grab your Nikon gear and capture equally outstanding images.

Weekly Hot-5 - May 10 - 2016


Tackle the challenge of night photography

Added by flashdeadline | May 9, 2016   8:58 AM | TrackBack

Night-Shift_SQ-110.jpgThink back to some of the best photos you ever produced and ask yourself this question:
How many were taken at night?
Odds are most were not.

Tackle the challenge of night photography


Congrats March 2016 contest winners

Added by flashdeadline | May 3, 2016   6:36 PM | TrackBack Contest-March-2016-SQ.jpgNikonians Contest Coordinator David Summers (dm1dave) has posted the results of the March 2016 competitions.

Congratulations to our winners!

We encourage you to click on the links to each image for a closer look.
A great example is the "Things found in a kitchen" theme used in the Micro and Macro forum. It clearly shows you don't even have to leave your house to exercise your creativity.

Congrats March 2016 contest winners

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