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stein-ography MEMBER June 26, 2012
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Group Description

The Nikon Digital Learning Center Group on Flickr provides practical photography tips, demonstrations from Nikon professionals and industry experts, as well as other useful information as it relates to capturing the shot you really want.

We have a resident pro photographer contributing in this group along with a couple of Nikon technical managers.

Steve Simon has been passionate about documenting the beauty and drama of the human condition with Nikons his entire photographic life. The author of four critically acclaimed photography books with works in major museum collections around the world, he has had solo shows in New York, Buenos Aires, Toronto and Montreal and his work has been featured three times at the Visa Pour L’Image Photojournalism Festival in Perpignan, France. He is on the faculty of ICP and SVA in New York and is a contributing photographer for The Digital Journalist. International awards include: Art Director’s Club of New York, The Canadian Newspaper Photographer of The Year, Global Health Council Photography Award for his work on AIDS in Africa, Alfred Eisenstaedt Magazine Photography Award Nomination, PX3 First Place-Books & Portraits. He has lead workshops all over the world, including Mentor Series 2011 in Egypt and Gulf Photo Plus in Dubai as well as Photo Plus Expo in New York. His new book: The Passionate Photographer : 10 Steps Toward Becoming Great (Voices That Matter/ New Riders) will be out in August.

To participate, contribute your photos or discussion threads to this group and tag them accordingly.

Also, be sure to check out Learn & Explore on Nikon USA at to learn more about taking great photos

About Nikon
Nikon is doing more to make picture taking easier for everyone. It is Nikon’s mission to continue providing the best quality products and support to all levels of the photographic experience.

Nikon, At the Heart of the Image™. Nikon Inc. is a world leader in digital imaging, precision optics and photo imaging technology and is globally recognized for setting new standards in product design and performance for its award-winning consumer and professional photographic equipment. Nikon Inc. distributes consumer and professional digital SLR cameras, NIKKOR optics, Speedlights and system accessories; Nikon COOLPIX® compact digital cameras; 35mm film SLR cameras; Nikon software products and Nikon sports and recreational optics as well as the new Nikon 1 advanced camera with interchangeable lens system. In 2012, production of NIKKOR lenses surpassed 70 million, creating a new milestone in Nikon’s heritage of superior optics. For more information, dial (800) NIKON-US or visit, which links all levels of photographers to the Web's most comprehensive photo learning and sharing communities. Connect with Nikon and other photographers on Facebook at and get the latest news and information from Twitter by following @NikonUSA.

Group Rules

By submitting your photograph(s) into Nikon’s Digital Learning Center Group (“Group”), you certify that you have full right and authority to grant the rights and permissions following herein, including but not limited to having written authorization from all persons appearing in your photograph(s) and that all such persons appearing in your photograph(s) are over 13 years of age, and further, you agree that Nikon Inc. and its assigns shall have, without further obligation to you, the royalty free, fully paid up, worldwide, non-exclusive right and permission, to copy, publicly display, publicly perform and use on the Group website located at in any internet and/or electronic media now known or hereafter developed, including but not limited to the World Wide Web, at any time or times, your submitted photographs (subject to the availability of your photographs(s) in the Group), your Flickr username, and titles to
the photographs (if any), unless prohibited by law.

Additional Info

  • Members can post 5 things to the pool each day.
  • Accepted content types: Photos, Videos, Images, Art, Screenshots
  • Accepted safety levels: Safe
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