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Refuge Notebook: New aerial photography technology - little camera, big picture

...beautiful, and I was itching to photograph it. Not just a handful of critical areas, but the whole thing!A few years ago, Nikon came out with a 36.6 megapixel camera. In the steady progression of camera resolution, this might not seem revolutionary...
Fishing disasters

...getting lost or broken on fishing trips. It can be as easy as flipping a kayak and losing your almost-new, very expensive Nikon camera, as I once learned. Or as easy as stepping on and breaking the only rod you brought along, which I did on the upper...
Thunderbolts for Jupiter: Is Mount Redoubt a god or goddess? You be the judge belief on pure scientific observation. "No kidding," I could almost hear my wife thinking. As I fired away with our Nikon digital, first with a 300mm lens, then an 80mm as the steam and ash plume grew, I started to see lightning in the huge cloud...
Bears in Katmai preserve caught in the cross-fire

...there is no such thing as a non-consumptive user group. As the video shows, it doesn't matter if you use a Remington or a Nikon to shoot bears in the wild, you will affect them in some way. Hunters should agree it's unethical to take advantage of human-conditioned...
Dalai Lama photo quest works out

...speech, giving Levy a chance to shoot his picture with the capital and other monuments in the background. Shooting a digital Nikon, Levy got about 650 images in about three hours, including a lot of shots after the speech of people enjoying themselves...


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