Nikon today announced two new instructional videotapes "The Nikon Guide to Coolpix Digital Photography" and "The Nikon Guide to Film Scanning". Of interest to readers of this site will probably be the Guide to Coolpix Digital Photography, "This video covers everything from the fundamentals of digital photography to basic image management, manipulation and printing techniques."

Nikon Opens The Door to Digital Imaging for Everyone: Offers Two New Instructional Videotapes

Now, photographers who want to learn more about digital imaging, can get step-by-step instructions form Nikon, the leader in digital imaging. The Nikon Guide to Coolpix Digital Photography and The Nikon Guide to Film Scanning videotapes are filled with practical, easy-to-understand information on digital imaging. Both are available at http://www.nikonusa.com for $29.95 each.

"Nikon recognizes that digital imaging is new and intimidating to many people,'' said Bill Giordano, National Marketing Manager for consumer digital and compact cameras at Nikon Inc. "We feel that these videos serve as an excellent reference for photographers at any skill level in this developing area of photography. Each videotape will help them understand the exciting technology behind and numerous applications for digital imaging.''

The Nikon Guide to Coolpix Digital Photography is the first of two instructional videotapes co-hosted by well-known National Geographic Traveler photographer Bob Krist, and digital expert Helene DeLillo. This video covers everything from the fundamentals of digital photography to basic image management, manipulation and printing techniques. The tape is divided into sections to make it easy for anyone, at any skill level, to learn at their own pace. Topics include shooting techniques, flash photography, Compact Flash memory cards, resolution selection, storage and more.

Bob Krist and Helene DeLillo are joined by digital consultant Michael Brown in hosting videotape two. The Nikon Guide to Film Scanning focuses on Nikon film scanners and is designed for users of any level. This forty-five minute video will familiarize you with Nikon scanning technology, color management, printing solutions and more, to help you get the best quality images from your scanner. To purchase the two videos call 800-55-NIKON or visit Nikon's online outlet store at www.nikonoutlet.com/Educational.htm.

For more information on The Nikon Guide to Coolpix Digital Photography and The Nikon Guide to Film Scanning videotapes, and to find out about other instructional videotapes available from Nikon, visit any Nikon NAS or NCP dealer or Nikon Outlet on-line at http://www.nikonusa.com.