Introduction To Lens Mounts In Camera Update 10/2021

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There seems to be a lot of confusion about camera lens mounts among photographers as nearly all camera manufacturers have launched multiple camera systems. Particularly when it comes to “throat size” and “inner diameter,” where different measurements are used to incorrectly assess a mount’s potential. Many people are misinformed about the exact sizes and shapes […]

What Is Fine Art Photography And How To Do It ? Update 10/2021

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1. What Makes Fine Art Photography Distinct ? Fine art photography raises an age-old question: “What is art?” It’s a complicated question, and the answer is dependent on the artist’s intent. The approach an artist takes when creating their work distinguishes fine art. Photography used as a deliberate artistic medium, used to advance a conceptual […]

Dust Inside Lens: When Does It Matter ? Update 10/2021

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Dust inside lens is a very common problem for photographers, especially in the summer months. It is important to clean your lenses regularly and to use a lens cleaning kit, but there are other things you can do to avoid getting dust in your lenses. In this article, we will explore the different ways you […]

Noise Photography Definition, Tips, & Examples Update 10/2021

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Have you ever attempted to take a nighttime photograph and been disappointed by an unsightly grainy effect? Yes? Then you’ve dealt with the vexing issue of noise in photography. Trying to shoot in low light is one of the most difficult challenges for photographers. However, you have control over whether or not the Noise occurs. […]

What is a DSLR (Digital SLR) Camera? Update 10/2021

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1. What Is A DSLR Camera ? To begin, what does DSLR actually mean? Digital Single Lens Reflex is referred to as DSLR. Digital refers to the use of a camera with a built-in, permanent digital sensor. Cameras that use a single lens for framing, focusing, and taking pictures are known as single-lens reflex (SLR) […]

Understanding Crop Factor In Cameras Update 10/2021

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Even if you’re new to photography, chances are you’ve come across the term “crop factor” while researching or learning the craft. This term appears frequently in product specifications, marketing materials, articles, and books because there are so many different cameras and camera systems available today. You may even hear it in conversations among photographers. If […]

Vignette Photography And How To Use It Update 10/2021

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When it comes to optics and photography, vignetting, which is also known as “light fall-off” (or “light falloff”), is a common occurrence. To put it simply, it means that the image corners are darker than the center. Either optics or post-processing create vignetting to draw attention away from distractions in the image’s corner and toward […]

What Is Chromatic Aberration? Update 10/2021

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When a lens fails to bring all wavelengths of color to the same focal plane, or when wavelengths of color are focused at different positions in the focal plane, it causes chromatic aberration, which is also known as “color fringing,” “purple fringing,” or “blue fringing.” When light passes through a lens, different colors travel at […]

Lens Flare Photography For Beginners Update 10/2021

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It is possible for light rays from a bright source of illumination (like the sun or artificial light) to bounce and reflect off of the front element of a camera lens, diaphragm, and even the sensor, potentially degrading image quality and creating unwanted objects in images. In other words, “lens flare,” this effect can have […]