Tag Archives: DSLR

Photography: How to meter manually? – Part 1

When reading photography books or articles, you would definitely come across expressions like ‘I aimed my camera at the sky and then metered or I would meter the face etc.’ I don’t know about you, but I used to get … Continue reading

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Door County, WI (Oct, 2010)

Here are some pictures from my recent trip to Door County, WI. I rarely get to go out,  just for photography and this trip was no different.  Every year my family and I go with our friends to see some … Continue reading

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Long exposure NR

When the Long Exposure NR is set to ON on your Nikon camera, the camera will work to reduce the image noise for you. But that comes with a caveat; you will have to wait about the same time as … Continue reading

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Would you rather make your own mistakes and learn from them or learn from MY mistakes?

I bought my D90 in the fall of 2009, so it’s almost an year of experiments and learning. I learned a lot in the past one year about the camera and in general about Photography. Along the way, I made … Continue reading

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How I use my Nikon D90 – Part 3 (White Balance)

In this section, I will explain the White Balance (WB) setting that I use with my D90. I don’t have to tell you how important the White Balance is, in digital photography. It’s all the more important if you are … Continue reading

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How I use my Nikon D90 – Part 2 (ISO)

In Part-1, I explained the picture modes that I use with my camera (D90). In this article, I will talk about the ISO settings that I use and explain why. The native ISO range for D90 is 200-3200.  ISO values … Continue reading

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How I use my Nikon D90 – Part 1 (Camera Modes)

I use a Nikon D90 to take pictures. I can’t compare it with any other DSLR, since this is the only DSLR I own. I used a film SLR (Nikon N80) in the past, but I guess I never tried … Continue reading

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