Benefits of Using the AF-ON Button for Autofocus

Featuring Mark Alberhasky, Gary Small & Jay Watson For the purpose of focusing a DSLR camera, pressing the AF-ON button has the same effect as pressing the shutter-release button halfway. To set the camera to use the AF-ON button for focusing, you will need to set a custom function, which can be found in custom settings, under Autofocus. […]

Nikon Photographer Bobby Pall Amazes with Stunning New Book

With images striking for their beauty and the incredible access and trust they represent, photographer Bobby Pall’s new book Vanishing Songs of the Warriors is a stunning documentation of life in remote Kenyan communities. Pall, in partnership with Nikon Kenya, launched the book at an exclusive event held at Village Market on Thursday. Pall’s close […]

Bokeh for Beginners

Featuring Jody Doel, Kristina Kroot, Lindsay Silverman & Paul Van Allen  Bokeh comes from the Japanese word boke (ボケ), which means “blur” or “haze”, or boke-aji, the “blur quality.” Bokeh is pronounced BOH-Kə or BOH-kay. Visit any photography website or forum and you’ll find plenty of folks debating the pleasing bokeh that their favorite fast lenses allow. […]

Nikon Stars – Jerry Riley

Jerry Riley specialises in Conceptual Architecture, Travel and Street photography. Find more of Jerry’s work at and on Instagram, and reach him on email at How long have you been shooting and when did you go pro? I have been in the photography business since 1979, working in various sectors. I owned a […]

The DX and FX Formats

Featuring Diane Berkenfeld In digital SLR cameras, the camera’s format refers to the size of its image sensor. Nikon makes a DX-format sensor and an FX-format sensor. The DX-format is the smaller sensor at 24x16mm; the larger FX-format sensor measures 36x24mm which is approximately the same size as 35mm film. Different NIKKOR lenses are designed […]

Nikon Stars – Michelle Mugambi

Michelle Mugambi specialises in Portraiture, Event and Product photography. Find Michelle on Facebook and Instagram. You can reach her on email at, or call her at +254 724 359 172. How long have you been shooting and when did you go pro? I have been shooting since 2008, but went pro in November 2015 What body/bodies do you […]