What shutter speed should my Nikon D3100 be on for night pictures?

Answer As others have said, it depends on what you're photographing and what you're using alongside your D3100. A tripod, flash, VR (vibration reduction) or similar lens all have an effect on what you can... Read More »

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How many seconds is a normal shutter speed i have a nikon n80 with adjustable shutter speed and i was wondering what the noraml shutter speed is?

Shutter speed depends upon available light, aperture, the subject, and camera settings. If a picture is being taken in low light with a slow lens (larger aperture number), then the shutter may need... Read More »

What should the shutter speed and F stop be on your Nikon D300 to shoot pictures of a wedding in a dimly lit church?

Now let's do some math... 4gb = 4x1024mb = 4096mb 4gb / 50mb = 4096mb / 50mb = 81.92 This means the 4gb card will hold 'bout 81 pictures. If you ever need to know while on the go, you can round... Read More »

Setting shutter speed on DSLR with an old lens (Helios 58mm f/2 on a Nikon D3100)?

The Helios 58mm f/2 is a preset lens. Preset meaning it has two aperture rings instead of just one (or none). With this lens, to use the camera, you set the aperture size with the numbered aperture... Read More »

Opteka Remote Shutter Release compatible with Nikon D3100?

The first guy who wrote a review on that product underneath the product wrote :"- If the camera is turned on and you plug in this wired remote, the camera won't realize it's there. you have to turn... Read More »