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Camera and Lens Terminology

Camera and Lens Terminology

If you’re starting out in Photography or just looking at upgrading sometimes it is challenging to understand all those abbreviations referenced about camera or lens specs. What about reading a blog on specific topics about camera gear and find many abbreviations throughout the article?  Well, I put together a brief list of those definitions here that hopefully will shed some light on it and make for easier understanding. Keep in mind this is not complete but they are many of the…

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New Nikon Keymission Action Cameras

New Nikon Keymission Action Cameras

Three cameras. Infinite possibilities. Nikon just released their new line of Nikon Keymission Action Cameras. They look great, plus they have some amazing footage of what each of the cameras can do and how they used them. Listed are some of the features of each below and a link at the bottom of this to Nikons product and videos. Keymission 360 – Your Adventures from every Angle Whether you’re raising bars or awareness, pushing limits or status quo, setting personal bests or…

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are you using RAW for your photos

are you using RAW for your photos

In photography when I first got into shooting photo’s, my camera was set to creating my photo’s as JPEG’s(Joint Photographic Experts Group). It was easy to then take them from your camera and put them onto your computer. Then when you wanted to make a few changes to your photo’s to clean them up a bit, maybe make them sharper you would do that with some program like photoshop or gimp or picasa or whatever your favourite image editing program…

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Considering sensor size in your camera

Considering sensor size in your camera

When purchasing a camera or have you ever considered the Camera sensor and that they come in different form factors nowadays, ranging from medium format, to Micro Four Thirds, and even smaller in the point-and-shoot cameras. What about those which are built into smart phones. Does it seem important to you? Have you ever considered how it affects your images? A good article I came across when considering sensor size in your camera which has a good explanation of the different sensors and how those…

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