Nikon

  • DSLRs

How to Turn on Bluetooth on Nikon a D3500

A guide on how to turn on Bluetooth on the Nikon D3500 DSLR. Read More

August 6, 2020
  • DSLRs
  • How To Guides

How to Change the Aspect Ratio of Photos with the Nikon D3500

The Nikon D3500 doesn't offer the option to choose a different aspect ratio when taking photos, but here's a partial… Read More

August 6, 2020
  • Mirrorless Cameras
  • Sample Images

Nikon Z7 Sample Images

Here's a collection of full-size sample images I've shot with the Nikon Z7 full-frame mirrorless camera. Read More

July 13, 2020
  • DSLRs

How to Find the Shutter Count of a Nikon D5600

Here are some quick, easy, and free ways to find the shutter count of a Nikon D5600 without installing new… Read More

July 7, 2020
  • DSLRs

How to Find the Shutter Count of a Nikon D5300

Here are some quick, easy, and free ways to find the shutter count of a Nikon D5300 without installing new… Read More

July 7, 2020
  • DSLRs

How to Find the Shutter Count of a Nikon D200

Here are some quick, easy, and free ways to find the shutter count of a Nikon D200 without installing new… Read More

July 7, 2020
  • DSLRs

How to Find the Shutter Count of a Nikon D300

Here are some quick, easy, and free ways to find the shutter count of a Nikon D300 without installing new… Read More

July 7, 2020
  • DSLRs

How to Find the Shutter Count of a Nikon D3300

Here are some quick, easy, and free ways to find the shutter count of a Nikon D3300 without installing new… Read More

July 7, 2020
  • DSLRs

How to Find the Shutter Count of a Nikon D3200

Here are some quick, easy, and free ways to find the shutter count of a Nikon D3200 without installing new… Read More

July 7, 2020
  • DSLRs

How to Find the Shutter Count of a Nikon D3400

Here are some quick, easy, and free ways to find the shutter count of a Nikon D3400 without installing new… Read More

July 7, 2020
  • DSLRs

How to Find the Shutter Count of a Nikon D3500

Here are some quick, easy, and free ways to find the shutter count of a Nikon D3500 without installing new… Read More

July 7, 2020
  • DSLRs

How to Change the Live View Auto-Off Timer on a Nikon D3300

By default, the Nikon D3300's Live View will turn itself off after 10 minutes. You can bump that up to… Read More

June 29, 2020
  • Video
  • Video & Livestreaming

How to Connect a Nikon D3300 as a Webcam for Zoom Calls or Live Video Streaming

You can use a Nikon D3300 as a webcam or for real-time capture to a computer. Here's how to do… Read More

August 13, 2020
  • DSLRs

How to Change the Live View Auto-Off Timer on a Nikon D5300

By default, the Nikon D5300's Live View will turn itself off after 10 minutes. You can bump that up to… Read More

June 11, 2020
  • Video
  • Video & Livestreaming

How to Connect a Nikon D5300 as a Webcam for Zoom Calls or Live Video Streaming

You can use a Nikon D5300 as a webcam or for real-time capture to a computer. But it's not quite… Read More

June 12, 2020
  • Video
  • Video & Livestreaming

How to Connect a Nikon D5600 as a Webcam for Zoom Calls or Live Video Streaming

It is possible to use a Nikon D5600 as a webcam or for real-time capture to a computer. But it's… Read More

August 13, 2020
  • Video
  • Video & Livestreaming

How to Change the Live View Auto-Off Timer on a Nikon D5600

By default, the Nikon D5600's Live View will turn itself off after 10 minutes. You can bump that up to… Read More

June 11, 2020
  • DSLRs

How to Change the Live View Auto-Off Timer on a Nikon D3400

By default, the Nikon D3400's Live View will turn itself off after 10 minutes. You can bump that up to… Read More

June 10, 2020
  • DSLRs

How to Change the Live View Auto-Off Timer on a Nikon D3500

By default, the Nikon D3500's Live View will turn itself off after 10 minutes. You can bump that up to… Read More

June 10, 2020
  • Video
  • Video & Livestreaming

How to Use a Nikon D3500 as a Webcam for Live Video Streaming

It is possible to use a Nikon D3500 as a webcam or for real-time capture to a computer. But you'll… Read More

August 13, 2020
  • Video
  • Video & Livestreaming

How to Use a Nikon D3400 as a Webcam or for Live Video Streaming

You can use a Nikon D3400 as a webcam or livestream to a computer. But it's not quite as simple… Read More

August 13, 2020
  • Power

How to Charge Nikon D3500 Batteries

You can't charge the Nikon D3500's battery in the camera. So here's a rundown of your options. Read More

May 22, 2020
  • DSLRs
  • Power

How to Charge Nikon D3400 Batteries

You can’t charge the Nikon D3400’s battery by leaving the battery in the camera and connecting the camera to a… Read More

May 22, 2020
  • Cameras

How to Find & Update a Nikon D850’s Firmware Version

Keeping your camera's firmware up-to-date gives you the benefit of the latest bug fixes and features. Here's how to check… Read More

May 7, 2020
  • Cameras

How to Find and Update a Nikon Z7’s Firmware Version

Keeping your camera's firmware up-to-date gives you the benefit of the latest bug fixes and features. Here's how to check… Read More

May 7, 2020
  • DSLRs

How to Find the Shutter Count of a Nikon D850

Here are some quick, easy, and free ways to find the shutter count of a Nikon D850 without installing new… Read More

July 6, 2020
  • Lenses

How to Customize the Control Ring on the Nikon Z 24-70mm f/4 S Zoom Lens

A guide to customizing the behavior of the control ring on the Nikon Z 24-70mm ƒ/4 S zoom lens. Read More

March 19, 2020
  • Lenses
  • Sample Images

Nikon Z 24-70mm f/4 S Zoom Lens Sample Images

Here's a collection of photos I've taken recently with the Nikon NIKKOR Z 24-70mm f/4 S zoom lens. All of… Read More

March 17, 2020
  • Lenses

Practical Examples of the Zoom Range of the Nikon Z 24-70mm f/4 S Lens

Here are some practical examples of the zoom range of the Nikon NIKKOR Z 24-70mm f/4 S, with side-by-side examples… Read More

March 17, 2020
  • Tips

Picture Quality, File Formats, & Size Settings on the Nikon D3500

The Nikon D3500 has several options you can choose relating to image quality, image file formats, and size. Here's a… Read More

March 9, 2020
  • Gear
  • Tips

How to Change Aperture on the Nikon D3500

There are a few different ways to change aperture on the Nikon D3500. Which method you use depends on the… Read More

March 9, 2020
  • Tips

How to Change Aperture on a Nikon D3400

The method for changing the aperture, or size of the opening to let the light in, varies according to the… Read More

March 9, 2020
  • Filters
  • Lenses

Lens Filter Size Chart for Nikon Lenses

If you're looking to get a polarizer, UV, or ND filter for your lens, you'll need to know the lens… Read More

February 12, 2020
  • DSLRs

How to Turn on Bluetooth on Nikon a D3400

A guide on how to turn on Bluetooth on the Nikon D3400 DSLR. Read More

July 16, 2020
  • DSLRs

How to Turn on Live View on the Nikon D3500

The Lv Live View toggle has moved for the Nikon D3500. Here's where to find it. Read More

June 10, 2020
  • DSLRs

Nikon D3500 Questions & Answers

The answers to some common questions I've gotten from readers about the Nikon D3500 DSLR camera. Read More

September 14, 2020
  • DSLRs

Nikon D3400 Questions and Answers

Here are the answers to various questions readers have asked me about the Nikon D3400 DSLR. Read More

July 16, 2020
  • DSLRs
  • Power

Nikon D3500 Battery & Charger Options

A rundown of some of the good options for batteries and chargers that are compatible with the Nikon D3500, including… Read More

November 21, 2019
  • DSLRs

How to Change ISO on a Nikon D3500

A practical guide on how to change ISO on a Nikon D3400, including manual and Auto ISO options. Read More

November 21, 2019
  • DSLRs
  • How To Guides

How to Turn Off the Date Stamp on the Nikon D3400

Just like old-school film cameras, the Nikon D3400 has options for imprinting date and time information in the bottom corner… Read More

November 21, 2019
  • DSLRs
  • How To Guides

How to Use the Date Stamp & Time Stamp Feature on the Nikon D3500

Remember those time and date stamps that you used to be able to get embedded in the bottom corner of… Read More

November 21, 2019
  • DSLRs
  • Memory Cards

Nikon D3500 Memory Card Recommendations

Here are some practical recommendations for which SD cards work well in the Nikon D3500 DSLR. Read More

July 16, 2020
  • Reviews

Nikon 20mm ƒ/1.8G ED Wide-Angle Lens Hands-on Review

Here's my hands-on review of the Nikon 20mm ƒ/1.8G ED fast, wide-angle prime as a travel photography lens. Read More

October 24, 2018
  • Lenses
  • Sample Images

Photos Taken with a Nikon 20mm ƒ/1.8G ED Wide-Angle Lens

Here's a collection of travel-style images I've taken with the Nikon 20mm ƒ/1.8G ED wide-angle prime lens to give a… Read More

November 9, 2018
  • DSLRs
  • Sample Images

Nikon D3400 Low-Light Performance | High ISO Image Samples

A collection of images taken across the Nikon D3400's ISO range (ISO 100 through ISO 25600) to provide examples of… Read More

April 24, 2020
  • DSLRs
  • Memory Cards

Nikon D7200 Memory Card Recommendations

Here are some practical recommendations for SD cards that work well in the Nikon D7200, focusing on cards that are… Read More

November 21, 2019
  • DSLRs
  • Power

Spare Battery and Charger Options for the Nikon D7500

A rundown of some of the best options for replacement EN-EL15a batteries for the Nikon D7500. Read More

November 21, 2019
  • DSLRs
  • Sample Images

Nikon D7500 Photos

A collection of sample images I've shot with the D7500 to give a sense of how it performs under real-world… Read More

July 2, 2020
  • DSLRs
  • Sample Images

Nikon D7500 High-ISO Examples

To give a sense of the Nikon D7500's high-ISO performance, I've put together a some example photos shot at a… Read More

July 2, 2020
  • DSLRs

How To Change ISO on a Nikon D7500

A guide to changing the ISO on a Nikon D7500, including an explanation of the D7500's Auto ISO feature. Read More

July 2, 2020
  • DSLRs

How to Use the Nikon D7500’s Virtual Horizon Tools

The Nikon D7500 has built-in virtual horizon tools that provide a more precise alternative to the old-fashioned bubble level method… Read More

July 2, 2020
  • Lenses
  • Sample Images

Photos Taken with a Nikon 24mm f/1.4G ED Lens | Sample Images

If I had to pick one lens to take with me to the ends of the earth, it would be… Read More

March 1, 2018
  • DSLRs
  • Memory Cards

Recommended Memory Cards for the Nikon D7100

Here are some practical recommendations for SD cards that work well in the Nikon D7200, focusing on cards that are… Read More

November 21, 2019
  • DSLRs
  • Memory Cards

Nikon D5600 Memory Card Recommendations

Which SD cards work best in the Nikon D5600? Here are some practical recommendations. Read More

November 21, 2019
  • Lenses
  • Sample Images

Nikon 18-55mm VR Lens Sample Photos

Here are some samples of photos I've taken with Nikon's AF-S 18-55mm f/3.5-5.6G VR to give a sense of how… Read More

June 29, 2020
  • Gear

How to Format Memory Cards on the Nikon D7500

There are two methods to formatting the memory card on the Nikon D7500. One of them is obvious; one of… Read More

July 2, 2020
  • DSLRs
  • Memory Cards

Nikon D7500 Memory Card Recommendations

Some recommendations for which SD memory card to get to work well in the Nikon D7500 camera. Read More

November 21, 2019
  • Gear

Nikon 28-300mm vs Tamron 28-300mm Comparison

I've recently had the opportunity to shoot with the Nikon 28-300mm and Tamron 28-300mm side-by-side. Here's my take on how… Read More

December 27, 2018
  • Lenses
  • Reviews

Nikon 28-300mm f/3.5-5.6G Hands-on Review

Here's my hands-on review of the Nikon 28-300mm f/3.5-5.6G, a compact, affordable, and highly versatile zoom lens. Read More

January 8, 2018
  • Lenses
  • Sample Images

Photos taken with a Nikon 28-300mm f/3.5-5.6G ED VR

A collection of photos I've taken with a Nikon AF-S NIKKOR 28-300mm f/3.5-5.6G ED VR zoom lens to give some… Read More

January 8, 2018
  • DSLRs
  • How To Guides

How to Change the Aspect Ratio of Photos with the Nikon D3400

The Nikon D3400 doesn't offer the option to choose a different aspect ratio when taking photos, but here's a partial… Read More

November 14, 2019
  • Lenses
  • Sample Images

Nikon 18-55mm Lens Zoom Range

Here are some practical examples that show the zoom range of the Nikon 18-55mm lens in case you're trying to… Read More

July 16, 2020
  • Lenses
  • Sample Images

Photos Taken with a Nikon 14-24mm f/2.8G Lens

A collection of photos of taken with the Nikon 14-24mm f/2.8 lens that gives an idea of how it performs… Read More

March 25, 2020
  • DSLRs
  • Power
  • Reviews

A Less Expensive Battery Grip for the Nikon D810 and D800

For the past few months I've been shooting a Vello BG-N7 battery grip on a Nikon D810. It retails for… Read More

June 13, 2018
  • Lenses
  • Sample Images

Photos Taken with a Nikon 17-55mm f/2.8G DX Zoom Lens

Here's a collection of photos I've taken with the Nikon 17-55mm f/2.8G lens for DX cameras to give a sense… Read More

January 8, 2018
  • Lenses
  • Sample Images

Photos Taken with a Nikon 24-70mm f/2.8E ED VR Lens

A collection of photos taken with the Nikon 24-70mm f/2.8E ED VR lens to give an idea of how it… Read More

January 8, 2018
  • Lenses
  • Sample Images

Photos Taken with a Nikon 50mm f/1.4G

A collection of photos I've taken with a Nikon 50mm f/1.4G to give an idea of how it performs in… Read More

January 8, 2018
  • Lenses
  • Sample Images

Photos Taken with a Nikon 16mm f/2.8D Fisheye Lens

Here's a collection of photos I've taken with the Nikon 16mm f/2.8D Fisheye lens to give a sense of how… Read More

January 8, 2018
  • Lenses
  • Sample Images

Photos Taken with a Nikon 80-400mm f/4.5-f/5.6G VR ED Zoom Telephoto Lens

A collection of photos taken with the Nikon 80-400mm f/4.5-5.6G under various conditions to give a sense of how it… Read More

June 14, 2017
  • Lenses
  • Sample Images

Photos Taken with a Nikon 105mm f/1.4E ED Lens

A collection of sample photos taken using the new Nikon 105mm f/1.4 lens with an emphasis on travel photography. Read More

June 20, 2017
  • Lenses
  • New Gear Announcements

New Wide-Angle Lenses from Nikon

Nikon has announced three new wide-angle lenses: a 28mm f/1.4 and 8-15mm fisheye zoom for FX sensor cameras and a… Read More

June 2, 2017
  • DSLRs
  • Power

Nikon D3400 Battery & Charger Options

A rundown of some of the good options for batteries and chargers that are compatible with the Nikon D3400, including… Read More

July 16, 2020
  • Books
  • DSLRs

Best Books on the Nikon D3400

If you've just bought yourself a Nikon D3400, or even if you've had one for a while and are looking… Read More

November 14, 2019
  • Filters
  • Reviews

Polarizing Filter Shootout: Tiffen vs Hoya vs B+W vs Nikon

I've been putting some of the most popular circular polarizing filters to the test. Here are some side-by-side results. Read More

February 11, 2020
  • Lenses
  • Sample Images

Photos Taken with the Sigma 35mm f/1.4 DG HSM | Art Lens

A collection of sample images taken with Sigma's 35mm f/1.4 DG HSM Art Lens. Read More

June 7, 2017
  • DSLRs

How to Format the Memory Cards in a Nikon D810, D750, and D610

The Nikon D810, D750, and D610 have two methods for formatting the memory cards. One is obvious. The other is… Read More

June 13, 2018
  • DSLRs
  • Sample Images

Nikon D3400 Sample Photos

A collection of high-resolution photos I've taken with a Nikon D3400 under real-world shooting conditions. Read More

April 24, 2020
  • DSLRs
  • How To Guides

How to Shoot a Panorama with the Nikon D3400

The Easy Panorama mode that was in its predecessor has gone. Here's a guide to shooting panoramas with the Nikon… Read More

November 14, 2019
  • DSLRs
  • Memory Cards

Nikon D5500 Guide: Recommended Memory Cards

Which memory cards will work best in the Nikon D5500? Here are some practical recommendations. Read More

June 13, 2018
  • DSLRs
  • How To Guides

Which Color Space to Use on the Nikon D3400? sRGB or Adobe RGB?

The Nikon D3400 DSLR has two color space options in its settings. Here's an explanation of which to use when. Read More

April 24, 2020
  • Memory Cards

Nikon D3400 Memory Card Recommendations

Wondering which memory cards will work best in the Nikon D3400? Here are some practical recommendations. Read More

November 21, 2019
  • Lenses
  • Reviews

Review of the Sigma 150-600mm f/5-6.3 Contemporary Supertelephoto Zoom Lens

Sigma has two super telephoto zoom lenses in their current range. Lately I've been putting the less expensive and smaller… Read More

June 1, 2020
  • Lenses
  • Reviews

Review of the Nikon 24-70mm f/2.8E ED VR

Nikon has come out with a new version of its 24-70mm zoom lens that adds Vibration Reduction. I've been shooting… Read More

June 19, 2017
  • DSLRs
  • Sample Images

Nikon D5300 Sample Images

A collection of high-resolution sample images shot with the Nikon D5300 with a Nikkor 18-140mm f/3.5-5.6G lens. Read More

June 13, 2018
  • Lenses
  • Reviews

Macro Lenses for Outdoor Flower Photography // Nikon 200mm f/4D IF-ED

Now that spring has finally arrived, here's a hands-on review of using the Nikon 200mm f/4D IF-ED macro lens for… Read More

April 6, 2020
  • Lenses
  • Reviews

Review of the Sigma 150-600mm F5-6.3 DG OS HSM | S

A hands-on review of Sigma's flagship super telephoto zoom for sports and wildlife photography. Read More

June 28, 2017
  • Lenses

New Lenses from Nikon

Nikon has announced updates to some of its pro telephotos, as well as a new, versatile DX zoom lens that… Read More

May 10, 2017
  • Lenses
  • Reviews

Sigma 35mm f1.4 for Nikon Hands-on Review

Sigma's 35mm f1.4 prime lens is a direct competitor to Nikon's version. But there's a very big difference in price.… Read More

May 10, 2017
  • Reviews

Nikon 35mm f1.4G AF-S Lens Review

A 35mm lens might well be among the most useful primes out there. Here's how the Nikon 35mm f/1.4G stacks… Read More

May 10, 2017
  • Lenses
  • Reviews

Nikon 16mm Fisheye Lens f2.8 Review

The Nikon 16mm fisheye lens packs a lot of dramatic punch into a tiny, lightweight package. Here's my hands-on review. Read More

August 6, 2020