Suitable when you want to capture a natural landscape with blue sky and green plants projecting a deep and rich color tone, or when you want to shoot a cityscape providing a solid feel of textures. The finish gives a slightly hard impression. Also usable for a variety of other subjects, including portraits, depending on the creative intention.

Standard

Landscape

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  • ·Camera: D4S ·Lens: AF-S NIKKOR 70-200mm f/2.8G ED VR II ·Image quality: 14-bit RAW (NEF) ·Exposure: Manual, 1/5 second, f/22 ·White balance: Direct sunlight ·Sensitivity: ISO 100

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Landscape

Standard

Landscape can render green more deeply and vividly. It draws out the beauty of the contrast between the bare black rocks and the white waterfalls.

Standard

Landscape

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  • ·Camera: D4S ·Lens: AF-S NIKKOR 24-70mm f/2.8G ED ·Image quality: 14-bit RAW (NEF) ·Exposure: Aperture-priority auto, 1/400 second, f/8 ·White balance: Auto 1 ·Sensitivity: ISO 100

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Landscape

Standard

Landscape is effective for reproducing the blue of the sky more vividly. Its high contrast portrays details of clouds.

Standard

Landscape

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  • ·Camera: D810 ·Lens: AF-S NIKKOR 70-200mm f/2.8G ED VR II ·Image quality: 14-bit RAW (NEF) ·Exposure: Aperture-priority auto, 1/2000 second, f/4 ·White balance: Direct sunlight ·Sensitivity: ISO 800
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Landscape

Standard

Since Landscape provides deeper color, it emphasizes the dark, bare rocks and white water. Contours are also emphasized, therefore the craggy bare rocks and dynamic spray of the water are rendered more clearly.

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Landscape

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  • ·Camera: D5300 ·Lens: AF-S DX NIKKOR 16-85mm f/3.5-5.6G ED VR ·Image quality: 14-bit RAW (NEF) ·Exposure: Aperture-priority auto, 1/10 second, f/8 ·White balance: Direct sunlight ·Sensitivity: ISO 800

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Landscape

Standard

Landscape provides more vivid skies and emphasizes contours, so it more effectively portrays the blue of the sunset and clouds.

Portrait

Landscape

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  • ·Camera: D5300 ·Lens: AF-S DX NIKKOR 16-85mm f/3.5-5.6G ED VR ·Image quality: 14-bit RAW (NEF) ·Exposure: Aperture-priority auto, 1/100 second, f/11 ·White balance: Auto ·Sensitivity: ISO 800

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Portrait

Landscape is highly effective for creating a sharper, brighter image.

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Landscape

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  • ·Camera: D4S ·Lens: AF-S Micro NIKKOR 60mm f/2.8G ED ·Image quality: 14-bit RAW (NEF) ·Exposure: Manual, 1/4 second, f/6.3 ·White balance: Preset manual ·Sensitivity: ISO 100

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Landscape

Standard

Clear contours and deep, bright colors can be achieved with Landscape. It provides a fresh finish suggesting the crisp texture of the subject matter and moderately emphasized green and pale purple.