Library of Inspiration

Inside Out

Inside Out

Elliot Lee gives interiors and exteriors the minimalist touch.

Pretty In Pastel

Pretty In Pastel

Garrett Yee finds brilliant hues wherever he wanders. Traversing the world with his significant other, together they are living in a technicolour dream.

Beyond The Cherry Blossoms

Beyond The Cherry Blossoms

When Nicolas Wauters first came to Tokyo, it was to explore the city’s gaming culture. However, it was not the video games, but the city itself that got under his skin in a way he never expected. In this article, the photographer shares his fascination of the capital city of Japan.

Capturing Scenes during Blue Hour

Capturing Scenes during Blue Hour

Capturing landscapes or cityscapes during blue hour can help give your shots an ethereal mood. Read on and find out how soft light can help bring out deep saturated colours and great detail in your images.

Experimenting with Lightning Photography

Experimenting with Lightning Photography

Lightning happens in the blink of an eye, so capturing it is a very rewarding experience for a photographer. Learn how you can photograph this terrifying natural phenomena while keeping yourself safe.

Get Creative with Crystal Ball Photography

Get Creative with Crystal Ball Photography

Other than revealing the future, a crystal ball can also be used to create compelling images that intrigue and wow your viewers. Learn how you can get started with crystal ball photography in this article.

Getting Started with Seascape Photography

Getting Started with Seascape Photography

From capturing fast-moving waves to silky motion of the water, the sea is a great subject to convey a sense of drama. Read on and discover the different ways you can photograph the sea.

How to Do Light Painting Photography

How to Do Light Painting Photography

Get creative with your photography by experimenting with light painting. Discover the fun possibilities with this article.

Risk versus Reward

Risk versus Reward

Ray Collins shoots in a “studio” that has the potential to overpower him. Working with ocean photography is always a risk versus reward. The Australian photographer shares his fascination of the almighty sea.

Basking In Fluffy Moments

Basking In Fluffy Moments

Finding a great deal of heart in little creatures. Ashraful Arefin turns his camera towards aww-inducing bunnies.

In The Mood For Love

In The Mood For Love

The man who loves love. Kai Tan creates unique portraiture that celebrates love in many forms.

A World of Discovery

A World of Discovery

Explore the unknown and be inspired by Jon Dickson as he shares his perspective on the nature of photography.

At One with the Wilderness

At One with the Wilderness

Take a walk on the wild side with photographer Daryl Balfour and discover how he photographs one of nature’s most stunning occurrences.

Dream Catcher

Dream Catcher

Go on a journey with Dr Bhuminan Piyathasanan as he reaches out and achieves one of his lifelong dreams.

Lights, Shadows and Landscapes

Lights, Shadows and Landscapes

Kelvin Chan travels to Iceland to capture breathtaking shots of its enchanting landscapes. Read about his simple tips on taking the perfect panorama.

Precious Moments Made to Last

Precious Moments Made to Last

Learn how to take great shots of your little loved ones with these great tips from Martha Suherman.

PHOTOGRAPHY IN THE WILD

PHOTOGRAPHY IN THE WILD

Husain Alfraid captures the most natural state of wildlife, with his enthusiasm for photography and awe of nature. He shares with us his skills of capturing animals in the wild safely and efficiently.

Behind The Scenes: High Fashion Photography

Behind The Scenes: High Fashion Photography

Onin Lorente’s rewarding pursuits in the glamourous world of high fashion photography. “Is that not beautiful? Continuing to pursue your dream and create more beautiful fashion images, whilst you get to explore and experience the world.”

Embracing the World

Embracing the World

Carrying the awe for nature and fascination for photography, Matt Macdonald wanders to forests, cities, rivers and deserts, embracing every face of the world and looking for more to explore.

AIMING WIDE WITH IGOR TITOV

AIMING WIDE WITH IGOR TITOV

Igor Titov recounts his journey into photography from a simple hobby to full time career, as he dissects the method of wide-angle photography.

Shooting HDR with Hsiao-Tsa Chung

Shooting HDR with Hsiao-Tsa Chung

Hsiao-Tsa Chung recounts his inspiring journey into professional photography and deconstructs the vivid technique of HDR imaging.

In Session with Nikon School – Getting to know Alex Chen

In Session with Nikon School – Getting to know Alex Chen

Behind the many awards and accolades is a steadfast and passionate artist, armed with his camera and ready to conquer the world. Here, Nikon School instructor Alex Chen discusses his personal photography favourites, the classes he teaches at Nikon School, and tips and tricks on getting that perfect shot.

In Session with Nikon School – Getting to know Cole Kor

In Session with Nikon School – Getting to know Cole Kor

A seasoned, award-winning wedding photographer with almost 2 decades of photography experience under his belt, Cole believes that there is inspiration around every corner. Heading the lifestyle and outdoor portraits class at Nikon School, he tells us why wedding photography and sharing his skills are so important to him.

In Session with Nikon School – Getting to know Garick Bay

In Session with Nikon School – Getting to know Garick Bay

Garick Bay is no stranger to taking risks, as evidenced when he left behind his full-time job to pursue his twin passions, photography and rock climbing. The Nikon School instructor who currently helms the action and sports photography class shares some insights into his work and the joys of being a storyteller.

Living On The Road

Living On The Road

With goals to capture images that tell a tale along his journey, Mohsin Abrar also uses photography to share his creative side and make lasting connections with his viewers.

Wonders of the Island

Wonders of the Island

Tânia Araújo’s traverses a diverse world with great intentions. She captures life as it unfolds in its many forms, from island living to the depths of the sea.

Exploring NIKKOR Lenses: Australia – AF-S NIKKOR 14-24mm f/2.8G ED

Exploring NIKKOR Lenses: Australia – AF-S NIKKOR 14-24mm f/2.8G ED

Capture splendid architectures and interiors and achieve edge-to-edge sharpness with the ultra-wide-angle AF-S NIKKOR 14-24mm f/2.8G ED zoom lens.

Exploring NIKKOR Lenses: Australia – AF-S NIKKOR 24-70mm f/2.8E ED VR

Exploring NIKKOR Lenses: Australia – AF-S NIKKOR 24-70mm f/2.8E ED VR

From wide-angle landscapes to portraiture, capture everything in vivid clarity with the versatile AF-S NIKKOR 24-70mm f/2.8E ED VR.

Exploring NIKKOR Lenses: Australia – AF-S NIKKOR 300mm f/4E PF ED VR

Exploring NIKKOR Lenses: Australia – AF-S NIKKOR 300mm f/4E PF ED VR

Achieve unparalleled performance and photograph subjects with new levels of sharpness and clarity with the AF-S NIKKOR 300mm f/4E PF ED VR.

Exploring NIKKOR Lenses: Australia – AF-S NIKKOR 35mm f/1.4G

Exploring NIKKOR Lenses: Australia – AF-S NIKKOR 35mm f/1.4G

Photograph stunning visuals in any lighting condition with the AF-S NIKKOR 35mm f/1.4G.

Exploring NIKKOR Lenses: Australia – AF-S NIKKOR 70-200mm f/2.8G ED VR II

Exploring NIKKOR Lenses: Australia – AF-S NIKKOR 70-200mm f/2.8G ED VR II

Capture stunning images that are second to none with the versatile AF-S NIKKOR 70-200mm f/2.8G ED VR II.

Exploring NIKKOR Lenses: Australia – AF-S NIKKOR 85mm f/1.4G

Exploring NIKKOR Lenses: Australia – AF-S NIKKOR 85mm f/1.4G

Explore portraiture with the quintessential AF-S NIKKOR 85mm f/1.4G.

Exploring NIKKOR Lenses: Mongolia – AF-S NIKKOR 16-35mm f/4G ED VR

Exploring NIKKOR Lenses: Mongolia – AF-S NIKKOR 16-35mm f/4G ED VR

Capture from vast landscapes and skylines to interiors with the ultra-wide-angle AF-S NIKKOR 16-35mm f/4G ED VR zoom lens.

Exploring NIKKOR Lenses: Mongolia – AF-S NIKKOR 20mm f/1.8G ED

Exploring NIKKOR Lenses: Mongolia – AF-S NIKKOR 20mm f/1.8G ED

Get great flexibility to shoot from an extensive range of perspective with the ultra-wide-angle AF-S NIKKOR 20mm f/1.8G ED.

Exploring NIKKOR Lenses: Mongolia – AF-S-NIKKOR 24-120mm f/4G ED VR

Exploring NIKKOR Lenses: Mongolia – AF-S-NIKKOR 24-120mm f/4G ED VR

Perfect your travel documentary photographs with the versatile AF-S NIKKOR 24-120mm f/4G ED VR.

Exploring NIKKOR Lenses: Mongolia – AF-S NIKKOR 50mm f/1.8G

Exploring NIKKOR Lenses: Mongolia – AF-S NIKKOR 50mm f/1.8G

Capture beautifully detailed portraits with the lightweight AF-S NIKKOR 50mm f/1.8G even in low lighting conditions.

Exploring NIKKOR Lenses: Mongolia – AF-S NIKKOR 70-200mm f/4G ED VR

Exploring NIKKOR Lenses: Mongolia – AF-S NIKKOR 70-200mm f/4G ED VR

From close-ups to wildlife photography, the AF-S NIKKOR 70-200mm f/4G ED VR is capable of reaching distances.

Exploring NIKKOR Lenses: Mongolia – AF-S NIKKOR 85mm f/1.8G

Exploring NIKKOR Lenses: Mongolia – AF-S NIKKOR 85mm f/1.8G

Photograph beautiful portraits inside, or outside, of the studio with the medium telephoto AF-S NIKKOR 85mm f/1.8G lens.

Exploring NIKKOR Lenses: Mongolia – AF-S VR Micro-Nikkor 105mm f/2.8G IF-ED

Exploring NIKKOR Lenses: Mongolia – AF-S VR Micro-Nikkor 105mm f/2.8G IF-ED

Get up close and capture intricate details with the AF-S VR Micro-Nikkor 105mm f/2.8G IF-ED.

Benefits of Prime and Zoom Lenses

Benefits of Prime and Zoom Lenses

Understand the differences between prime and zoom lenses, and how you can use them to capture your perfect shot.

Built-in Wi-Fi and NFC (For Wireless Mobile Utility App)

Built-in Wi-Fi and NFC (For Wireless Mobile Utility App)

If your Nikon camera has built-in Wi-Fi® or NFC, discover how you can transfer images to a compatible smart device with the Wireless Mobile Utility app for easy sharing.

Getting Started with DSLRs

Getting Started with DSLRs

With our wide range of DSLR and NIKKOR lens offerings, find the right fit for your photography needs.

Protecting your Gear

Protecting your Gear

Extreme weather conditions can put your gear at risk. Learn how to properly protect your gear from the elements.

Understanding Metering Modes

Understanding Metering Modes

Nikon offers a wide range of metering modes to help correctly expose your photographs. Find out which one works best for your photography needs.

Selecting an Autofocus Mode

Selecting an Autofocus Mode

Keep your subjects in focus by experimenting with the different autofocus modes.

Taking the Road Less Travelled

Taking the Road Less Travelled

In the business of making memories, Ali Awais has many a tale to tell, memories to recount.

When Morning Beckons and Adventures Await

When Morning Beckons and Adventures Await

Having discovered the joy of photography two years ago, Phongthorn Poolruang recounts how far he has his great journeys over a short period of time.

Into the Jungle – 5 Questions with C.S. Ling

Into the Jungle – 5 Questions with C.S. Ling

City girl turned award-winning international wildlife photographer, C.S. Ling has had her work featured in exhibitions and publications across the globe. One of the youngest photographers to ever win the Grand Prize at the Windland Smith Rice International photography Awards, she regularly leads workshops and expeditions for photographers of all ages to document wildlife in Asia. Here, she discusses her purpose to educate the world about Asia’s endangered species and her experience with the new Nikon D500.

A Journey Written In Light

A Journey Written In Light

Ading Attamimi follows the light across city and continents, not only transforming his worldview but also fuelling his fire for photography.

For The Love of Light

For The Love of Light

Dusk till dawn, Jitawat Chanpraneet skirts shorelines and wades through water to capture intense seascapes paired with skies ablaze, a true master of light.

A Citizen Of The World

A Citizen Of The World

Dedicating a large portion of his life to travel, Joffray Duda’s love for photography came naturally with his adventures.

The Human Experience

The Human Experience

Jonathan Tai recounts his inspiring journey around the world, describing the humbling experience of telling other people’s story though his photography.

THE INS AND OUTS OF SHOOTING STOP MOTION

THE INS AND OUTS OF SHOOTING STOP MOTION

With both wedding shoots and personal works, Alex aims to simply reflect his own experiences in the photographer he captures. He believes documenting an experience, a journey or an event, he believes this is the only way to be brought back into it, to truly feel it all over again.

Setting a Custom White Balance

Setting a Custom White Balance

Discover how white balance can help you achieve accurate and vivid colour temperature in your images.

Mastering Picture Control

Mastering Picture Control

Learn about the seven different Nikon Picture Control settings and find out how you customise the colours in your shots.

Shooting in Manual Exposure Mode

Shooting in Manual Exposure Mode

Open up a whole new world of possibilities by learning how to shoot in manual exposure mode.

Exploring NIKKOR Lenses: Bali - AF-S DX Micro NIKKOR 40mm f/2.8G

Exploring NIKKOR Lenses: Bali - AF-S DX Micro NIKKOR 40mm f/2.8G

Capture everything from fine details of your subjects to landscapes and close-ups with the AF-S DX Micro NIKKOR 40mm f/2.8G.

Exploring NIKKOR Lenses: Bali - AF-S DX NIKKOR 18-140mm f/3.5-5.6G ED VR

Exploring NIKKOR Lenses: Bali - AF-S DX NIKKOR 18-140mm f/3.5-5.6G ED VR

Discover a wide range of photographic possibilities with the AF-S DX NIKKOR 18-140mm f/3.5-5.6G ED VR.

Exploring NIKKOR Lenses: Bali - AF-S DX NIKKOR 35mm f/1.8G

Exploring NIKKOR Lenses: Bali - AF-S DX NIKKOR 35mm f/1.8G

Photograph delicate and detailed portraiture in different lighting situations with AF-S DX NIKKOR 35mm f/1.8G.

Exploring NIKKOR Lenses: Bali - AF-S DX NIKKOR 55-200mm f/4-5.6G ED VR II

Exploring NIKKOR Lenses: Bali - AF-S DX NIKKOR 55-200mm f/4-5.6G ED VR II

Go the distance and capture all the action in remarkable detail with the lightweight and versatile AF-S DX NIKKOR 55-200mm f/4-5.6G ED VR II.

Creative Lighting System

Creative Lighting System

Get more control over your lighting with Nikon’s Creative Lighting System.

Adjusting Aperture

Adjusting Aperture

Find out how aperture openings can affect the light entering your camera and discover ways of capturing creative images with different aperture settings.

Adjusting Shutter Speed

Adjusting Shutter Speed

Learn how to freeze your subject or give the impression of movement in your photographs with different shutter speeds.

Exploring NIKKOR Lenses: Bali - AF-S DX NIKKOR 10-24mm f/3.5-4.5G ED

Exploring NIKKOR Lenses: Bali - AF-S DX NIKKOR 10-24mm f/3.5-4.5G ED

Capture dramatic perspectives with the ultra-wide-angle AF-S DX NIKKOR 10-24mm f/3.5-4.5G ED.

Game Time

Game Time

Framing the essence of the game, CY Fan Photo capture the athleticism and adrenaline of Hong Kong’s athletes.

The Thrill Of The Game

The Thrill Of The Game

Ike Han has kept keen on sports from behind the lens, capturing exhilarating games of every kind.

THE HIMALAYAS MOVING THROUGH TIME

THE HIMALAYAS MOVING THROUGH TIME

Anurag Jetley gives a master class in time-lapse videos and photography. Battling through the harsh weathers that exist in the Himalayas.

Get Up to Speed With Sports Action Photography

Get Up to Speed With Sports Action Photography

Preparation is key for action sports photography and preempting the action before it happens can lead to some spectacular shots. Join Nikon School instructor Ying Ching Heng for some tried and tested action sports photography techniques.

Capturing Creative Architecture with Ading Attamimi

Capturing Creative Architecture with Ading Attamimi

Bring static structures to life by applying useful tips and techniques to architecture photography, taught by Nikon School instructor Ading Attamimi.

Unlocking Techniques for Incredible Portraiture Shots

Unlocking Techniques for Incredible Portraiture Shots

A good portrait can bring out real emotions and help convey your message. Join Nikon School instructor Bryan Foong as he shares helpful tips on how to compose the perfect portrait.

Telling Compelling Stories with Silhouette and Long Exposure Photography

Telling Compelling Stories with Silhouette and Long Exposure Photography

Get creative with silhouettes and long exposure photography. Learn from Nikon School instructor, Mindy Tan as she shares her valuable insights and tips on both photography techniques.

Better Together

Better Together

Sarawut Intarob shares unique stories of duos he has come across all around Asia.

Tying the Knot

Tying the Knot

Partners in life and in wedding photography. Tom Blachford & Kate Ballis are a duo whom capture candid unions. With a flurry of emotions on such a big day, they are there to catch every fleeting one.

The Plays of Peking

The Plays of Peking

Qiang Zheng visits the Peking Opera to capture raw emotion and a magnificent tradition played out on stage.

An Everyday Narrative

An Everyday Narrative

The streets of Kuala Lumpur have inspired Yeow Chin Liang for the past 7 years. Using film, he captures a generation of workers whose stories often go untold.

The Bare Minimal

The Bare Minimal

Wilson Lee seeks out minimal landscapes with precision and a Zen state of mind.

The Perfect Portrait

The Perfect Portrait

A stunning portrait is made of layers of intricacies. Vichaya Pop reveals the depths and lengths he goes through to achieve something striking.

Up Close with The Stars with Pongpon Rinthaisong

Up Close with The Stars with Pongpon Rinthaisong

Take a closer look at the the stars of our universe with Pongpon Rinthaisong as he shows you photos of the Milky Way and star trails which human eyes can't render.

Conveying The Visual

Conveying The Visual

Urban photographer Merlin Kafka, takes compelling photos as Asian trails and aerial views become dominant elements in his photography.

3D Photography with Matjaž Tančič

3D Photography with Matjaž Tančič

Follow Matjaž Tančič as he explains how he makes use of 3D photography to give his audience an undeniable element of surprise when viewing his masterpieces.

From Where He Stands

From Where He Stands

Hong Kong Based Andrew Yang finds havens of green in the metropolis. He adventures uphill to gain vast vantage points over the city.

Exposing Antarctica with David Schultz

Exposing Antarctica with David Schultz

We follow David Schultz on his journey into the wild, how he encounters nature’s finest and prepares to face the animal kingdom.

Along the Isles

Along the Isles

Landscape photographer Allan Salas’ deep-seated fascination for photography has empowered him to explore all realms of land, enabling him to discover dynamic sceneries.

Mastering Double Exposure with Christoffer Relander

Mastering Double Exposure with Christoffer Relander

Follow Christoffer Relander as he takes on his photography passion focusing on the substantial beauty of nature with experimental techniques.

Adrift in Vietnam

Adrift in Vietnam

Eugenio Frasca reportage style has taken him worldwide, but it’s Vietnam that he has always had a great fascination with. His series unveils the incredible beauty and diversity it houses in its people and places.

Catching The Wave

Catching The Wave

Bringing forth new landscapes to our eyes, the ocean for Kalle Lundholm is a moment-to-moment presence. He adapts to the ocean environment, turning a challenging situation into his own picturesque advantage.

Transcending Appeal

Transcending Appeal

Virginia-based photographer William Toti has a deep appreciation for nature. He reveals photographic art in everyday landscapes, generating a range of emotions for his audience, a legacy he hope will live long after he has left this earth.

Defying Gravity

Defying Gravity

Takahiro Bessho is a master at capturing hard to get moments. He embarks on apprehending vital components to where his imagination is injected onto real photos. Giving his viewers a sensation of depth, he creates his own golden hour through his dimension of imagery.

To Find Kinship Amongst Strangers

To Find Kinship Amongst Strangers

Alessandro Vanucci has fallen under the spell of India’s allure. In this series he demonstrates the importance connecting with subject at the barrel of your lens.

Vertigo Horizons

Vertigo Horizons

Travel enthusiast and Hong Kong-based photographer Peter Stewart has a deep passion for architectural photography, often finding himself taking the most vibrant photos of cityscapes.

Choose your own adventure

Choose your own adventure

David Schermann creates a series that inspires, leaving you to discover your own path within his works, weaving an imaginative tale for viewers to fill in the gaps.

Having fun with Forced Perspective Photography

Having fun with Forced Perspective Photography

Follow George Tapan, our Nikon School Instructor from the Philippines as he teaches you how to put away the serious mentality of traditional photography and have fun with forced perspective photography.

The art of Street Photography

The art of Street Photography

Street photography is an artistic piece of work, photos that capture candid and spontaneous moments of life, moments that tell a story of the culture and people of the place.. Follow George Tapan to learn the secret art of Street Photography..

Document your journey with landscape photography

Document your journey with landscape photography

Landscape photography documents the outdoor experiences and magnificent views the world has to offer. Let us follow Elliot Lee to find out what defines a good landscape photograph..

Thrill Seeking

Thrill Seeking

Mike Mezeul II captures jaw-dropping scenes from nature. From super storms to the crimson moon, he shares his best and most exciting moments.

Elliot Lee on Food Photography

Elliot Lee on Food Photography

"...We take pictures of food for all sort of reason. It is to make it so good that you would want it too. It is to make it so good that you will feel hungry just looking at it..."

The Fun in the Physical

The Fun in the Physical

Tristan Shu captures the sprawling landscapes and high-octane sports in action.

How to Change Lenses

How to Change Lenses

Changing your NIKKOR lenses should not be a daunting experience. Learn how to change lenses quickly, correctly, and easily here.

Processing and Editing RAW Image Files

Processing and Editing RAW Image Files

Choosing to shoot in RAW gives you a lot more versatility when it comes to editing your images. Start shooting in RAW today.

The Benefits of DX and FX

The Benefits of DX and FX

Understanding the key benefits of the Nikon DX-format and FX-format cameras will allow you to choose the best system for your photography needs. Learn more about the benefits of using both formats here.