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What is the best lens car photography on a nikon d5200?

I currently have the Nikkor AF-S 18-55mm, but I'm looking to upgrade. I know there isn't necessary a "car photography" lens, but I'm looking for more of a 'car advertisement' look. I've heard that ...
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How to build an attachment to support lens?

I am using a D5200 and want to make an attachment to support the lens at a distance away from the camera body. (There will be no lens mounted to the camera. Then there will be a gap. Then the lens.) ...
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Using an external battery pack with my Nikon d5200 caused glitches

So I bought the Neewer Pro Battery Grip external battery pack for my Nikon D5200. I noticed that while using it sometimes the camera will sometimes just suddenly turn off and not turn on until I ...
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Setting Custom white-balance in Nikon 5200

I have only used NIKON till now and haven't explored much with Canon cameras. Recently someone showed in Canon custom WB can be set by plotting a point in a 2D graph. When I checked in my Nikon ...
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Macro photography using reverse lens doesn't work for my DSLR

My instructor lectured us about macro photography and she showed how to take macro photographs by using normal lens by reversing with out fixing it to the camera, but when I unfix the lens it shows ...
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SD card becoming write protected on Nikon D5200

I have a Nikon D5200, I am not able to delete photos on the SD card when it's connected to the computer. It shows, "The memory card is write protected." I had searched on the net and found an article ...
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What will happen if I use my phone's memory card in a Nikon D5200?

I have a 16GB memory card that I got while purchasing the camera. But I also have an EVO Plus 32GB microSDHC card in my mobile. Is there any issue using this card with an adapter in my camera?
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Nikon D5200 Not Detected on Mac OS Sierra

It's been a while since I used my Nikon D5200. Recently, I discovered tethered shooting with Lightroom and wanted to give it a try. I took out my dusty camera and tried to connect to My iMac running ...
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Is the AF Nikkor 35mm f/2D lens compatible with my Nikon D5200?

Can I use a Nikkor AF 35mm f/2D lens with my Nikon D5200 camera in aperture- or shutter-priority modes? Will the camera automatically adjust the exposure by changing the shutter/aperture in A/S modes?
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Nikon D5200 with 18-140 or Nikon P900? [duplicate]

I have a Nikon d5200 with 18-140 lens and I don't want to invest more on lenses, so I was planning to sell D5200 and buy P900. Please suggest. Will I get decent photos from P900? I am not a ...
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Is it possible to take a self-portrait using a flip rotatable screen DSLR involving the hand ONLY?

Is it possible to take a self-portrait using a flip rotatable screen DSLR for example, like Nikon D5200 and involving the hand ONLY? I haven't found much research on this on the internet so was ...
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Why does my D5200 autofocus behind the subject with my 35mm f/1.8G lens?

My Nikon D5200 works perfectly fine with two of my lenses, 18-140mm and 85mm. But it has an auto-focusing issue with 35 mm f/1.8G lens. The point where it seems to have focused is not as sharp. It ...
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Will this camera, lens and teleconverter combo work well?

My old Nikon D5000 finally bit the dust along with my grey market nikkor 70-300 lens. I am looking at replacing them both. The camera will be replaced by either the D5200 or D5300. The lens I am ...
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How Do I Add Copyright Information to My Nikon D5200?

I recently came across this article which documents how a photographer tracked down his $15k worth of stolen gear by identifying images set with his copyright in the metadata. I would like to do the ...
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How many photos can a D5200 take with a fully charged battery?

Can any Nikon D5200 user tell me how many shots I can get on a D5200 with a fully charged battery?
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How to test/drain camera battery?

I have a Nikon D5200 and I want to test the difference in capacity from my Nikon battery to an aftermarket one. What's the best way to drain the batteries to test them?
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What lens do I need to shoot this

I had an Olympus UltraZoom SP550 which has a 18x zoom (equivalent to 28-504mm from what i read), which was great until it died on my last trip... So, to replace it, I bought a Nikon D5200 kit that ...
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Sharp photo taken, but blurry in viewfinder (Nikon D5200)? [duplicate]

I'm using a Nikon D5200. Until recently, the image in the viewfinder was clear after focusing. I was able differentiate the blurry part and clear part. But for the past few days I've noticed that ...
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Nikon D5200 overexposed shots in “auto” modes

I recently (2 months ago) bought a Nikon D5200 as my first DSLR. All was well until a few days ago, but now it seems every daytime shot I take in auto-mode (including the various modes like Landscape/...
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Can the Nikon WU-1a wifi adapter work with an iPhone 6?

My WU-1a keeps disconnecting. I have a Nikon D5200. I can't find any solutions to this. I am thinking of returning the device since it doesn't work. Any ideas?
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Which one captures sharper photo Nikon 50mm f/1.8G vs 35mm f/1.8G on D5200? [closed]

I want to do portrait photography that's why I am considering to buy a prime lens. I want sharp photographs with intense blur. I am aware of the fact that 50mm will act like 75mm after sensor crop. ...
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How to take the night skies and meteor showers? [duplicate]

I have a Nikon D5200 and last night I went to take few night sky pictures hoping to capture a passing meteor. There were plenty of meteors I seen last night, but I was able to capture only one. ...
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Do I need a UV filter? [duplicate]

I'm an amateur and I'm buying a Nikon D5200. What exactly are filters used for? Do I need one for basic nature photography?
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Why can't I take pictures using the timer of my Nikon D5200?

When I try to take a picture using the timer, sometimes the indicator doesn't blink so I have to click the shutter a couple of times for it to start counting. Why is that? I'm using a Nikon D5200 with ...
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What should I consider when buying a lens hood? [duplicate]

I have Nikon D5200 with 18-55mm kit lens, and I want to buy a lens hood. Some related questions: Will the lens hood increase the photo quality? What are the types of lens hood? Should I be looking at ...
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D5200 darker area at top

I'm using a Nikon D5200 and when I use my flash on auto I get a dark bar across the top of the image. When I use the auto but disable the flash the image looks fine. If I turn the camera on its side ...
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Why is the autofocus on the D5200 so slow and buggy

Why is the Nikon D5200 autofocus speed so slow. And why is it even slower in Live mode? I tested two different D5200 and both had a slow and laggy focus, even with stock lens. They are very slower ...
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Is there any way to change settings of my Nikon D5200 through my smart phone?

I am using Nikon D5200 Now I can just take photos by using Nikon WMU application Is there any app or method that I can change the settings of my camera from my (android) smart phone ?