since the coronavirus pandemic started, we have been putting together ideas for you to spend your time indoors. from museums that have opened their doors virtually, to new skills you can learn at home, we believe that highlighting these activities will inspired you to channel your energy into positive things.


but if you are still looking to take on some self-improvement challenges while at home during the coronavirus outbreak, camera-maker nikon is offering free online photography courses. stating that we need to make the most out of this time, nikon says that their mission has always been to empower creators.


‘in these uncertain times, we can do that by helping creators stay inspired, engaged and growing. that’s why we’re providing all of our courses free for the entire month of april. let’s come out of this even better.’


divided into ten different videos that go from 15 minutes to one hour, nikon’s school online features classes taught by professional photographers who are sometimes nikon’s ambassadors. the lessons, which run between $15 and $50, could total $250 worth of photography lessons for free.


the courses offered go as follows: creating video content with Z50; getting started with your nikon DSLR; photographing children and pets; hands-on with SB-5000 speedlight; fundamentals of photography; environmental portraiture; the art of making music videos; beyond the fundamentals of photography; discovering macrophotography; and exploring dynamic landscape photography.


head over to their webpage here and never stop learning.