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What causes lens flare along specific axes?

When photographing bright objects, what causes lens flare along specific axes? First two images captured from Reds Rhetoric & Vincent Jones's video, last from SpaceX's feed. In reflecting ...
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What features should I (as a beginner) look for in cameras to photograph esp. cities, landscapes, and night shots?

I am not very experienced in photography and wouldn't call myself a really passionate hobby photograph either, but I keep getting disappointed by my cheap phone camera when I want to take nice photos (...
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Which one is the real car and which one is the reflection?

I think photo above is one of the best photos in the world. See once, then turn the image around 180°, then see again... Which one is the real car and which one is the reflection? How can you tell?
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Next Lens for beginner [on hold]

Im a beginner in photography. i have a Nikon D3300 with a 18 55 lens. What is the next lens should i buy as my next step to get beautiful pictures ?
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Why am I getting a repeating square pattern on my image stack?

I am stacking a still scene in photoshop to reduce noise. I've opened up raw files and stacked them with a smart object/median filter. However I've noticed something odd at the final result: there is ...
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Why Can't I Set My Flash Intensity with My Phottix Odin 2 in Manual Mode

I have two speedlites. A Phottix Mitros and a Sunpak PZ42X. I can control flash intensity in both of them in TTL mode. I can also control the zoom (for Mitros it works, a bit buggy with Sunpak; ...
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Best wide angle lens for Nikon DX cameras to shoot landscapes [on hold]

I have Nikon DX camera and Nikkor 18-70mm lens, I shoot landscape photos and it seem there is not enough wide angle, I want to upgrade my lens and I don't know what would be best choice. what would be ...
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Photo editing software for Linux [on hold]

I just bought a used fujifilm x100 and I am really new to the wide world of photography. I'm trying to learn. I would like to ask what options are available to edit photos and organize them in a ...
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When doing a manual timelapse, is it better to leave the camera on or turn it off between shots?

My DLSR has no timelapse automation function, therefore I'm planning to set my camera on tripod and shot photos remotely. Is it better for camera health and/or battery to keep the camera on for hours ...
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Is this a filter that is being used?

Can anyone assist me in identifying if the following picture has a specific filter applied to it. I have seen a number of similar style picturesfrom sources all around the world but have not been able ...
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How to reduce reflections on flat lay mirrored sunglasses?

I'm trying to photograph mirrored sunglasses in a flat lay set up but am having too much trouble with reflections. I'm hoping someone can help me with a light setup and any other ideas so I don't have ...
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3200 green light always on [duplicate]

My new Nikon D3200 has stopped working. The memory access green light on the back is staying on even when camera switched off and also the back screen is not turning on at all even when I press LV. I ...
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lightroom or my computer breaks the photo?

Hi I have nikon D90 and I see those color breaks on my photo (not on the camera on the websites and my computer. I tried with my iphone same thing happened what should I do? at the photo below you ...
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How to recreate the Instagram Lark filter?

As a learning exercise, I'm trying to recreate the Instagram Lark filter using Gimp, but it is a tough nut to crack. I can't seem to get the slighly purplish hue in the sky tones without trashing the ...
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How can I do macro photography with canon 700d kit lens? [duplicate]

I bought my canon 700D a month ago. Now, I want to do some macro photography, but I do not want to purchase any expensive lens for this at least at this stage. I came to know about some accessories ...
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Alternatives for sony HX90V [on hold]

I want to buy a camera for my girlfriend. I want the camera that has a big zoom, tilt screen and is compact. Something like Sony HX90V. Are there any good alternatives? I am not sure if this is the ...
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How to use slow shutter speed on Panasonic DMC-TZ35

I was wondering how you can set a custom slow shutter speed (long exposure) length above 30 seconds on a Panasonic DMC-TZ35. Ideally I would want about 2 minutes. Thank you!
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How can I reduce digital noise while exporting from Lightroom?

I particularly shoot images during morning or evenings as those conditions are favourable for landscape in my region, but while retouching the raw files in lightroom, I came across tons of digital ...
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Why can't I change my Nikon D3200 aperture in Live View? [duplicate]

I removed the lens to show to the shutter release. While putting the lens back on I didn't place it correctly on the first attempt. Also, when I removed the lens, the camera was on and possibly in ...
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Nikon D5100 faults

Let's make one thing clear - I know this is not the first time such a problem has been discussed, but I think I've got myself cornered here as none of advises suits my situation. So, I have a few ...
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I am going to advertise on a billboard. Is 127 kilobytes good enough?

I don't know the number of pixels. 7x3.6 meters Would an image of 127 kilobytes be good enough for an advertisement that size?
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Are micro four thirds lenses fully interchangeable between brands?

I'm thinking about switching from DSLR to Micro 4/3, and I've found several brands of cameras and lenses, and I want to know if I buy a camera from a specific brand, will I be stuck to that brand ...
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Do you ever need model releases for your own children?

Location: Canada I am wondering what is the best course of action for getting a model release form signed for your own children for any work or photos that one person would have. I live in Canada and ...
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Is it reasonable to ask for just unedited images in exchange for a lower cost for a wedding shoot? [duplicate]

I am looking for a photographer for my wedding. Usually photographers don't give all the images, and also they edit, and they sometimes offer an album in their packages. I just want to know if they ...
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Which lens is better for concert photography: Canon 50mm f/1.8 STM or Tokina 11-16mm f/2.8?

I have a Canon 550D camera with 18-55mm kit lens and a Canon 50mm f/1.8 STM prime lens. I am looking for differences between the Canon 50mm f/1.8 STM and the Tokina 11-16mm f/2.8 wide angle lens, ...
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what is the best focusing mode for prime lens [on hold]

what is the best focusing mode for 50mm prime lens. Manual mode or Auto mode to get crisp results ?
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How can I get a sharp image of my cat against a white background with basic equipment?

I am a complete beginner and wish to photograph my cats on plain white backgrounds with the cat appearing very crisp and detailed. Can anyone tell me how to achieve this without buying lots of ...
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Nikon D3300 with AF 50mm lens [on hold]

I'm going to buy an AF 50mm lens for my Nikon D3300 because I do not have money to buy an AF-S lens. I plan to use it with manual focus. Will it be worth it and give good results ?
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Sony A6000 blurry in peripherals despite sharp center — is this a mirrorless thing?

I used to have a mirrorless Sony Alpha A6000 camera. The problem I had with it was that, no matter how hard I tried to keep the center of my photos sharp, my photos always looked blurry in the ...
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What filter or tools were used in this picture?

Id like to know what filters or editing tools were used in any of these pictures or maybe they were taken by a specific lens? https://www.instagram.com/p/BIDeiZuDTJB/ https://www.instagram.com/p/...
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How do I just display a photo without exposure details on my Canon Rebel T5?

I have a Canon Rebel T5. On the display screen it has the picture and the exposure settings for the picture. I just want the picture displayed. How do I change that?
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How do I warm up my flash's color for indoor shooting with slide film?

I am using ISO 100 35mm slide film (camera Minolta x700, with a dedicated flash unit). Pictures taken indoors with flash have come out insipid and almost too cold (white). How can I add a bit of ...
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Color matching Product

How can i match colors from the real world to my computer monitor. I have seen tons of post talking about matching colors from picture to picture, calibrating colors on my monitor, etc. But i haven't ...
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What's the best way to scan a 1“x1.25” BW photo for enlarging?

I have an old (1939) BW glossy photo that's only 1" x 1.25". The photo quality is good, very sharp, just too tiny. What would be the best way to scan it to enlarge to a 5x7?
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Does exists a dolly and/or a tilt/pan motor for action cam ?

I love doing time-lapse with my action camera. I'd like to add some motion on it: does exists dolly and / or pan/tilt motor for action camera ? Thanks
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How universal are certain EXIF fields in mobile phones? [on hold]

I am making an app that uses exif.js to read some EXIF data from the image the camera captures. The specific fields that I want is ImageWidth, ImageHeight, FocalLength, FocalLengthIn35mmFilm and ...
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How Long Does a Rechargeable Lithium-Ion Battery for Digital Camera Live?

There is much discussion about battery-life in use and a standard (CIPA) for measuring it but there is not much information on how long batteries are supposed to last. How long does a rechargeable ...
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What filter size and lens hoods do I need for my Nikon 18-55mm and 55-200mm lenses?

What size UV filter, lens hood, and lens cap do I need for my Nikon AF-S DX 18-55mm VR II and AF-S DX 55-200mm VR II lenses?
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What's the frequency of a flash when using HSS?

I want to make an HSS adapter for a YN-560, which will make a low-power high-speed strobe. But I haven't got a flash with HSS and can't measure the strobe's frequency. Does anyone know what the ...
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What are the advantages of a low-cost compact camera vs. a high-end smartphone for photography?

I know that there are some expensive ($300 and up) compact camera that can take nice photos. My question is about compact cameras in the $150-200 range vs. high-end Android phones (Galaxy s7, Huawei ...
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Looking for extension tubes for Canon EOS 700D to be used on Sigma lenses?

I checked these extension tubes Kenko & Vello to be used on the Canon EOS 700D with Sigma lenses (I have a Sigma 18-250mm F3.5-6.3 DC lens). I heard that extension tubes do not work well with ...
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How to send photos from camera to tablet while shooting for immediate viewing?

How can I connect my Nikon D80 camera to my tablet? I would like for the photos to go directly to the tablet as I am shooting them so I can view and make adjustments. I recently saw it done by a ...
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Canon IXUS 160 and IXUS 175 focus problem

I have a focus problem with my Canon IXUS 160 and Ixus 175 Cameras. The focus works fine with close subjects but once subjects are far, my images are very blurry. Restarting the camera fixes the ...
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What are STF lenses?

What are STF (smooth transition focus) lenses? How much do they differ from other fast lenses? What artistic techniques are done with them? For example Sony has an a-mount 135mm F2.8 [T4.5] STF. What ...
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What is the name for the cap that fits over a camera when no lens is attached

I have a Nikon D5000 and I was wondering if there is a specific name for a cap that would fit over the front of my camera when no lens is attached.
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What are the main differences between editing with Adobe Lightroom vs Adobe Spark?

My Chromebook won't allow me to install Lightroom, but I can use Adobe Spark. I'm wondering what are the pros and cons of each of them?
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Which compact camera supports time lapse photography natively?

I'm fascinated from time lapse photography. I've started using my DSLR but after a while, I start thinking that I don't want to "kill" my shutter. So I would like to buy a good compact camera, with ...
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Lightroom Export preset with numbering based on position in collection

So I have some collections where I have arranged the pictures in a specific sequence that derivates from the sequence the pictures were taken in (which means the file names will be mixed up). If I ...
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Took my first ever 4k picture; Why is it so disappointing?

Today for the first time ever I captured a 4K resolution picture. I don't know much about cameras or photography but I expected the picture to at least be sharp like usually high resolution pictures ...
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In a multiple strobe setup, how powerful must each strobe be?

I am about to buy my first strobe set. I want to do portrait photography, both in a home studio and outdoors. No weddings, no events, no more than one model at a time. I see that a complete set ...

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