July 1 - Updated the Photo Contests and Home pages.
Adobe Complimentary Upgrades
Did you purchase an Adobe product just after a new version release was announced, such as Lightroom 5 or other Adobe software? If so, you could be eligible for a complimentary upgrade to the newer version. To see if you might be eligible, visit Adobe's "Upgrade policy after product announcement" page.
Nikkor Lenses Simulator
Do you ever wonder how different focal lengths might impact your photography? Check out Nikon's lens simulator, which simulates how different lenses ranging from wide to telescopic and different formats (FX and DX) can interact to create different photographs. Find it at http://imaging.nikon.com/lineup/lens/simulator/.
Nikon School & Workshops
Nikon holds schools and workshops throughout the country, covering Introduction to Digital (Saturdays), and Next Steps: Color, Light, Technology (Sundays). You can also learn to use the editing features of Capture NX 2 software to get the most from your images in Nikon's NS Capture NX 2 classes. To see if classes/workshops are coming to your area, check out the class schedule on Nikon's Learn & Explore page.
Adobe Photoshop CS6 Learning Center
The National Association of Photoshop Users (NAPP) has created a special Adobe Photoshop CS6 Launch Center at http://www.photoshopuser.com/cs6 with videos of new features, interviews, FAQ's, and more. Be sure to check it out!
Adobe Studio Exchange
of free user-contributed actions, plug-ins, extensions,
for Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign,
and other Adobe software at Adobe
Adobe Photoshop Seminar Tours
A series of one-day Photoshop seminars by Kelby Training Live tours the
country throughout the year. For more information:
Nature and Wildlife Photography Tips
Expert photographers share advice and tips to inspire you to grab your camera and head outside to enjoy all that nature has to offer. These tips, on the National Wildlife Federation website, cover such topics as sharpness, photo editing, how to photograph wildlife through a window, flowers, insects, small animals, how to make your still images move, winter, and more.