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How to choose a camera for taking passport photos?

For taking passport photos or photos with similar qualities in United States(see here and here for the photo requirements), how shall I choose a camera? Specifically, what specifications should I ...
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Can the specs for a digital camera indicate to me the color quality before buying?

Is there an item in a camera's specifications that can indicate the quality of color reproduction in that camera? There are a lot of things you can find out about a camera before buying from reading ...
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Can I deduce the max. shutter speed from other camera specs?

I have the following specs for a Canon Rebel T3 EOS dSLR: 12.2 Megapixel CMOS (APS-C) sensor and DIGIC 4 Image Processor for high image quality and speed ISO 100-6400 for shooting from bright to dim ...
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How to read lens specs [duplicate]

Can someone help me decipher the specs of a camera lens. Purely for example, I see a lens being advertised as: AF Nikkor 24-50mm 1:3.3-4.5 Wide Angle Zoom What is AF? What exactly does 24-50mm ...
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How to compare “on the paper” the bigness of the viewfinder?

If I want to have a good, and most of all objective, idea of what a view finder looks like compared to another one, which numbers of a DSLR's characteristics must I pay attention to? For example, ...
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Why do lenses have different diameters?

Why do lenses (full frame) have different diameters? Does this difference affect the image circle? Whats the significance behind this? For example Nikon AF-S 70-300 has 80mm diameter and Nikon AF-S ...
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Does Canon PowerShot G15 have manual F-number adjustment

As the question says, I have not been able to find out whether Canon PowerShot G15 has a manual F-number adjustment. I went through some reviews and specs but I haven't seen this there. I'm asking ...
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Stationary, short range stills camera that is computer controlled

I have a specific project where I need to control a bank of cameras from a computer. I don't know much about cameras beyond my iPhone autofocus so I will describe this as best I can, corrections ...
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Entry-level DSLR specs

I want to get into photography so I've been looking at DSLRs. I don't want to spend over $350 or so, so I'll definitely be looking at used cameras. I'm mainly interested in outdoor photography. What ...
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What does “Humidity at Less than 85% (no condensation)” mean in a camera's specifications?

Under the heading "Operating Environment", my camera syas: Less than 85% (no condensation) What does it actually mean? Does it mean that cannot be used in a air-conditioned environment?
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What are the technical camera specs for the HTC Wildfire S?

I am trying to do some CGI manipulations on pictures I've taken. In order to fake reality with some 3D object inserted in the picture, I need some information to configure my virtual camera so it can ...
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Is there at least one reason why I should buy an entry-level/prosumer APS-C DSLR versus a compact/four-thirds/bridge camera? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How do Micro 4/3s cameras compare with DSLR cameras? I'm considering a Nikon D3100 as it is a DSLR and therefore provides flexibility of lenses, exposure and focal ...
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what are the minimum requirements for the camera to be UHS 1 compatible?

The specification fof uhs 1 says that those card are able to transfer data up to 104 MB/s I was wondering if a camera that support it (the D7000 for example) should be able to transfert data at the ...
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Considerations when purchasing a prime lens?

What should I be aware of when buying a prime lens (other than that it will fit my camera)? What specs should I pay close attention to?