Nikon School Launches Paid Photo Classes Online

Whether you’re a beginner or advanced photographer, take your photography to the next level with the newly launched Nikon School Online platform.

The new online school is an expansion of the Nikon School program, which has taught over 100,000 students in the United States over the past 30 years.

While there are currently only 3 classes available: a 15-minute “Getting Started with Your Nikon DSLR” video class, “Photographing Children & Pets” taught by Tamara Lackey, and “Hands-On with the SB-5000 Speedlight” taught by Joe McNally, additional classes will be added in the future.

Visit the Nikon School Online website at to take any of the available classes. taking one of the classes. The introductory DSLR class costs $15 while the full-length classes taught by Lackey and McNally cost $50 each.

Nikon School Online

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Suspected Thief Caught Trying To Enter Olympic Media Area

As a photographer, it is essential to always keep an eye on your gear when traveling because even the most seasoned photographers can become victims of theft.

Just last week, News Corp photographer Brett Costello was the victim of a robbery where over $40,000 of his camera gear was stolen at a cafe in Rio while he was there covering many of the 2016 Rio Olympics. But in a bizarre turn of events, Yahoo Sports reported that while Costello was entering Sambodromo stadium for the men’s archery competition, he noticed another man entering behind him wearing an official photo vest.

While Costello likely helped prevent many other photographers from losing their equipment, there is unfortunately no word on whether Costello has recovered any of the $40,000 equipment he lost.

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