Nikon Photo Contest 2014

Nikon photo contest

Nikon is now accepting submissions for their 34th international photo contest, which has been running yearly since 1969. The Nikon Photo Contest International provides an opportunity for photographers around the world to communicate and to enrich image-making culture for professionals and amateurs alike.

This year there are 4 photography categories and 2 video categories available for submissions, and the top prize includes a cash award of 1,000,000 YEN (approx. $10,000 US).

Numerous other prizes are available, in addition to the prestige of winning and having your portfolio featured on the site.

Visit the Nikon photo contest site for more details and instructions on how to submit your entries.


Nikon USA store Memorial Day special: 10% off refurbished products

Nikon refurbished products 10% off

The Nikon USA store is offering 10% off on all refurbished Nikon products as part of a Memorial Day promotion. Nikon refurbished products have been restored to factory specs and carry a 90 day warranty! Click here to see the great deals...


How to Set a (Preset) Custom White Balance

Nikon guru Mike Hagan demonstrates how to set a custom white balance preset using a neutral target color. This is something every photographer needs to know how to do with their camera!


8 tripod mistakes every photographer makes

A good tripod is one of the best investments a photographer can make, but learning how to properly use your tripod is equally important. Here's some great tips on tripod usage, courtesy of Digital Camera World.

tips for using a tripod

Free guide: How to optimise your D600 for panoramic photography

Learn how to shoot 360 degree panoramas with your Nikon D600 in this FREE course from panoramic hardware and software maker 360 Precision.

D600 panorama guide