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How do actually anti-blur softwares work?

I was very interested in a recent software I discovered to remove the blurring from a picture. So, I was intrigued how it worked. Of course, it did not work perfectly but did a quite well job of it.
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Why do most professional photographers prefer to use their SLRs optical viewfinder?

I have heard again and again that using the digital viewfinder on your SLR is a big no-no and that you should always use the optical viewfinder when framing a shot. Why?
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Difference between Zoom Reflector and Wide Zoom reflector

On Profoto Zoom Reflector page http://profoto.com/int/products/light-shaping-tools-modular-light-shapers-for-profoto-heads-monolights/hard-reflectors/item/zoom-reflector It says Light spread: 105° at ...
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How many printed dots are needed to represent a pixel with an inkjet printer?

Context I have a digital picture with a size of x*y pixels. I'm trying to figure the maximum print size I could produce and still have an image which "look good" (relatively to human perception at a ...
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Removing screen reflection? [on hold]

I didn't really know where i should post this but here goes! I was filming a Review video and i noticed screen reflection on the device that i was reviewing. Going back to film it again would be ...
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How can I focus on the moon with my Olympus OM-D 10?

I have the Olympus OM-D10. Unable to focus on the moon using the 40-150mm lens, despite changing the compensation.
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What should I consider when buying a lens hood? [duplicate]

I have Nikon D5200 with 18-55mm kit lens, and I want to buy a lens hood. Some related questions: Will the lens hood increase the photo quality? What are the types of lens hood? Should I be looking ...
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Will editing an image in a significant way alter copyright?

I have heard in the past that editing an image to make it significantly different than its original form will allow you to use it without worrying about copyright laws. Is this true?
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Windows 10 file transfer problem

I had recently upgraded to windows 10 and now windows and lightroom don't "see" the photos on my d5100, I am able to transfer them to the pc through wiewNX but this is not a pleasant solution. Has ...
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How do I choose between a wide or ultra-wide lens for an iPhone?

I'm a novice photographer looking for a wide/ultra-wide lens to attach to my iPhone 6 Plus for use during a vacation. I know nothing about these lenses and how to use them, except that they seem to be ...
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What is a good focus point for street photography when using zone focusing?

For example, I am using Fuji X100T (35mm), and according to this video [1], Doug McKinlay suggested that turn to f8, and to focus at 10 feet distance, and so from 5 feet to infinity will be in focus, ...
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The lens is stuck, and error message is displayed for Canon A4000 IS [duplicate]

You can see the error here http://srv2.jpg.co.il/4/55bd03aebb1b6.jpg I turn on the camera and it shows me this error and turns off after few seconds. Here you can see that the camera is stuck. The ...
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What's the relationship between flash modes and flash power on the Sony NEX cameras?

The Sony NEX cameras [1] offer the following flash modes (pasting from the manual): Autoflash: Fires in dark environments or when shooting towards bright light. Fill-flash: Fires every time you ...
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what trick do you use to have minimum stress on the lens while hiking?

My camera bag has two positions lens facing upward or downward. Most camera bags will have this position when mounted on your shoulder. I am attaching a picture of mine: So like most camera bags, ...
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What is this glowing light effect called and how do I achieve it? [on hold]

I am wondering what this effect is called (any specific term for it?) and how can it be achieved / created? I.e., what kind of tools like Photoshop, Illustrator, etc. do I need? I have searched, but ...
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Is a Celestron telescope filter useful for photography?

I've recently found out about Celestron filters such as this one, which are meant to be used for telescopes, not cameras, but I would love to see examples of photos taken through these filters if ...
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Why won't my Canon 6D RAW file import into Photoshop CS5.1 after installing Camera Raw?

I have installed Adobe Camera Raw on my computer, but I cannot open a RAW file in CS5.1 Extended from a Canon 6D. What am I missing? Error message: Could not complete your request because the ...
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What are the color temperatures of the iPhone 6's flash?

The iPhone 6 has a dual-LED flash. What are the color temperatures of the two LEDs? Are there any commonly occurring light sources or scenes that are outside this range? For example, a sodium vapor ...
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Sample photos made with a zoom reflector

I am trying to find sample photos that are made with "Profoto Zoom Reflector 2" and I looked up in YouTube videos, Google image search and still don't get it that what kind of light quality is ...
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How weather-proof is a Nikon D5300?

A few days back, I went for a riverside shoot with my Nikon D5300. Unfortunately, moderate rain soon started. I noticed a few photographers, probably with professional grade cameras, were daring ...
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Portraits under a shade tree?

I have a friend who's requesting to have shots made for his LinkedIn profile where he's being photographed at the Mount Auburn Cemetery under the shade of trees. What kind of lighting and modifiers do ...
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Can I use film that's 20+ years old?

I recently bought a Minolta film camera and it had some film with it. The film is dated 1991 - 1994. Can I use the film?
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Where can I download best raw files [on hold]

I am new to photoshop and need images to practice. I searched in google for raw files, but with little success .Most of the images are having less resolutions. I have got very few best images from ...
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What are the different PC sync ports?

I have 3 devices and all of them seem to have different PC sync ports. Now which is which and what are the names of these ports? What cable is needed to connect all of them? I am attaching a picture ...
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Canon lens compatibility [duplicate]

I have a canon EOS Rebel T2i with quite a few EF-S lenses. I would like to upgrade to the new Canon EOS Rebel T6s (or T6si (not sure the difference)). I was wondering if my EF-S lenses would work with ...
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How can I prevent someone from zooming in to a photograph I send them? [on hold]

I have a photograph named A.jpg. I have to send it to some other person and I dont want him to zoom it more than 30%. Is there any such option? I am ready to change my extension of the photograph ...
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Time-varying artifacts in long exposure: is it the sensor?

I have just made my first attempt to photograph the International Space Station, and I clearly need to improve my technique. Here are the details: Body: Canon EOS-M (1) Lens: EF-M 55-200mm at 200m, ...
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Does LR automatically apply lens profiles? [duplicate]

I am looking at buying a Nikon D810 with 20mm 1.8, 50mm 1.8, and 85mm 1.8. I use LR 5.7.1 and Windows 7.0. I found the files that LR stores its lens profiles in and all three lenses are listed there. ...
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UV filter stuck on lens [duplicate]

Just bought an expensive Nisi UV filter, screw it in on my lens, and now I can not take it off... Why these things happen with almost every filter? Any suggestions how can I take it off without ...
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How can I clean up Lightroom removed RAW files and other files?

I have a lot of images that were removed in Lightroom. I understand though that the RAW file is kept when doing a remove rather than a delete? How can I remove these RAW files which have been removed ...
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What is the thick glass in front of Profoto B1 flashes?

Received my first big flash yesterday, these are Profoto B1 and there is a thick glass in front of the flash and removing it is not easy but it is possible. What is it? Is it something like that built ...
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Major differences to note when upgrading from Canon 60D to 6D

Aside from obviously the the 60D and 6D being APS-C and Full Frame respectively, What are the main features or new controls that must be learnt about when using the canon 6D to truly master the ...
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Why can't I change Aperture? Canon 60D

I am in manual mode (M on the top left scroll wheel above the on button) using a sigma 10-20mm F4-5.6 and then I spin the scroll wheel (which has a "set" button in the middle) below the 'q' button, ...
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What's wrong with my Sigma 18-250mm lens?

I don't know what happened with my Sigma lens. Basically when I mount it on my camera everything is dark and auto focus cannot focus. It's like not enough light is coming though. When I put a ...
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What dslr would best suit my needs? Switching from point and shoot [duplicate]

I currently have a point and shoot nikon p510 with 42x zoom. I actually use the zoom a majority of the time for wildlife photography (mostly birds). The only thing holding me back currently is image ...
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Why am I protecting files when I use my back focus button?

I just learned how to use my back focus button on my Nikon D5100. I have been accidently causing about ten percent of my photofiles to be protected. I cannot delete them in camera. I do not know ...
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Why do some Windows programs show some of my RAW images with a purple tint?

Yesterday I got my first DSLR, a Nikon D5300. It works great and I have no complaints, however I'm having a strange issue. In some programs, like UFRaw, as a desktop image, and in one of the Windows ...
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Which lens for me? [on hold]

I will be buying a DSLR probably (Canon 700D - Is this a good camera?). I want a good lens which will serve me for my casual use like indoors, portraits of my wife, photos while travelling out, ...
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Somebody using photographs without permission [duplicate]

A builder who did an extension for me is now using photographs of the building on his web site. He did not ask me if he could take the photographs or use them. Surely he cannot use them without ...
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How can I use high speed sync on a Canon 430 EXII with a Cowboy Studio trigger?

So I have a Canon T2i dslr and a canon 430exII speedlite that I use off camera. I have a transmitter that I bought from Cowboy Studio that works pretty great. In high speed sync, the flash goes off ...
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How to restore areas of background lost from flash overexposure?

I have taken some portraits with a grey background and it seems that in the top corners there has been some loss detail from the flash (it's a light grey background). The rest of the image is ...
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Online gallery software that has good integration with lightroom 6 [on hold]

I'm looking for online gallery software that has good integration with lightroom 6. My prerequisites: Easy publishing from within Lightroom 6 with e.g. a plugin software should be installable on my ...
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Make a planet effect photo, with samsung dv150f camera [duplicate]

I have a samsung 150f camera, I just want to know if is possible to create a planet effect photo with this camera, and how could I do it in photoshop.Thanks
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Why don't we have a single lens e.g. say a 18-200 f/1.2 lens for the SLR camera? [duplicate]

Right now we have multiple interchangeable lenses. So why don't we have a single lens, say a 18-200 f/1.2 lens? Are camera manufacturers deliberately avoiding that or it is that it is physically ...
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Are 2x 160w strobe lights enough to overexpose a 5x10' background?

I have been using continuous lighting for mannequin pictures and it was quite difficult to overexpose the background all the time however I made it work. Due to my dog ( long story) I am being forced ...
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How to replace the zoom ring on a Nikon 18-200 lens?

The zoom ring (the rubber-band part) on my Nikon 18-200 is a little stretched out. What is the best way to replace this? I already had to remove the black sticker on the front of the lens when the ...
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Where to get replacement black sticker for the front of a lens?

On a recent trip the filter threads came loose on my Nikon 18-200, and some of the screws that held it in place where caught in the black sticker that covers them. I peeled off the sticker, and ...
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Are there fluid tripod heads made for panning with a lightweight, compact camera?

Are there fluid tripod heads made for use with compact or at least lightweight cameras (such as my LX100)? Most seem built to support a tank (or full-blown DSLR/video camera). I would like to be ...
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Please recommend a travel tripod that extends to 67"/170cm for use with a compact camera [on hold]

Is there a travel tripod (for a compact, so nothing especially sturdy) that extends to about 67"/170cm?
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Tamron 18-200mm super wide angle lens [duplicate]

I purchased this lense, it says that it is a wide angle lense also. I would like to know hiw i can tell for sure, is it a wide lense or not?

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