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Advice needed for cleaning negatives

My photo boxes were waterproof but that meant they held the water the AC filled them with. I had to throw out all the prints but I have saved the negatives with seem to have grown to the sleeves. ...
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What is the meaning of the first symbol? [on hold]

What is the meaning of the first symbol? I think it is something about computer anarchy or cyber activism but I really do not know from where it is.
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What type of stand is needed for housing a beauty dish?

Never used a beauty dish and not sure what is the typical way of positioning it I want to shoot on location and not in a studio setup and I don't have assistant either. What kind of stand do I need ...
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How to set time taken for pictures?

I'm trying to organize some of my pictures, and i'd like to include the date and time taken in a way that's easily viewable alongside the image, without using another program to view that data (like ...
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Advice on composing city / cityscape shots

Too many of my travel photos look like this. The subject of the photo is obviously the church, but the random people and cars around it are quite annoying. The traffic light in front of the mosaic is ...
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Slow shutter speed. [on hold]

Nikon d300s. just bought it , new in photography. When I press shutter it takes like 12 seconds to take pictures and it would be over exposed. Any idea ?
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Define threshold for IR image during dust and scratches removal

I scanned slides and I have now 48 bit color and IR (infrared) 16 bit gray files. Now I am processing them to remove dust and scratches and I am looking for a way to batch-detect the correct threshold ...
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How can I automatically create an image “key” with group photo silhouettes tagged with people's names?

From a group photo, I would like to create an image that identify each person with their names. My first idea was to create a silhouette image from the original one, put a number over each face, and ...
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LR Edit in PS, edited image does not show in LR

I was having an issue with Lightroom CC 2015 freezing and found the suggestion about changing the useAutoBahn setting to false, which I did and indeed the freezing seems to have stopped. But now an ...
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How do I accurately and objectively capture the color of the setting sun?

I'm taking a photo of the setting sun, and want to capture the color of the sun accurately and objectively. If we're talking about reflected right, I understand that the camera can't distinguish ...
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Is the “typical print size” still relevant when judging sharpness of a photograph?

When judging sufficient DoF or, on the contrary diffraction issues at high F-numbers, the typical print size sharpness is what really matters. A few tutorials on the Internet as well as some answers ...
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How to adjust exposure for both the sky and the landscape?

I am using Canon 600D. I am facing a problem in composing, where I will be taking pics at mid day with full of sunlight, half of my frame filled with with sky and other half any scenery (may be a ...
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Is there a technical reason why the flash is disabled with film simulation bracketing on the X100t

The Fuji X100t disables the flash when bracketing is enabled. This seems logical for things like ISO bracketing because several photo's are taken in quick succession. However with film simulation ...
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how do I get closer than 1:1 macro with my Nikon D7000 and 105mm macro lens w/ external flashes? extension tubes or reversal ring?

I have a Nikon D7000 with a Nikon 105mm macro lens along with 2 external flashes (SBR200). I use all of this to do 1:1 macro photography. I would like to do some even more magnified photography, 2:1 ...
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Why does the camera review change color after a second? [duplicate]

I'm using a Sony NEX-5R, in RAW mode. When I take a photo of the setting sun, the review image shows the color of the sun and the scene accurately, but after a second, it gets replaced by a warmer ...
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Is there a way to turn off the PowerShot S110 screen while shooting video? [on hold]

I want to save battery while shooting time lapses. Cant find the way to turn off the screen and keep recording.
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Edit gopro 4k videos in virtualdub [on hold]

I am trying to edit video filmed by Her4 Black in VirtualDub. So far I opened video in GoPro Studio and converted it to mpeg file. However when trying to open it in VirtualDub with Mpeg4 plugin I am ...
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Do I need to buy anything more than just body and lenses?

I want to buy a body DSLR and custom lens but I'm quite new to photography and I do not know if it's enough or I have to buy something else too (just to make it work and do photos). I know body kits ...
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What setting do I use for a 70-300 lens?

I have a 70-300 lens and I tried taking a picture of a ship on Lake Michigan. The Picture was blurry and I was using a tripod, What settings do I need to have my camera set on to get nice clear ...
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How to best save a HDR series on D7000?

I tend to take several photos of different EVs for my HDR compositions but when processing them on my computer I often get confused as to which pictures relate to which HDR series. I'm wondering if ...
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Freeware/FOSS Image Editor for a beginner [duplicate]

I'm getting my first DSLR (a Nikon D5300) Tuesday and I want to have my software ready. However, I can't justify paying for Photoshop or any other expensive programs. I have found several free or ...
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How do I geotag my photos with the name of the city?

I have many photos that don't have GPS tags, so I'd like to tag them manually by the name of the city, like "Bangalore". The goal is to have the photos automatically organised by location, either in ...
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Is there an easy way to export photos from Lightroom in original format if they're unedited?

When I export a folder or collection from Lightroom, I want unedited photos exported in their original format, and edited photos exported in a chosen format, like JPEG. This is avoid ...
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Is there a way to set white balance of a RAW to match the preview JPEG?

When I view ARWs in Lightroom, I sometimes find the white balance of the embedded preview JPEG to be perfect, so I'd like to apply it to the RAW. How do that I do that in LR or other (free) software? ...
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Is it coincidence that Nikon F lenses can fit a Canon EF body (with an adapter)?

A Nikon F mount lens is small enough to fit (via an adapter) into a Canon EF mount camera. Is this by design (IE did Nikon design the whole bayonet to be small enough, or Canon design the EF to be ...
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How can I use sigma zoom 100-300mm on my new Nikon D5100? [duplicate]

Is it possible to use a Sigma zoom 100-300mm lens on my new Nikon D5100? I tried fitting it but couldn't. Can you suggest an adaptor or something that I can fit into to use this lens on my Nikon ...
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Do images need special treatment for high-resolution (“retina”) displays vs regular displays?

What are people's (experimentally tested if possible) views on sharpening images depending on whether they are to be viewed on retina or non-retina devices. Assuming resolution in the file is not an ...
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How to fix light leaks on black and white film in Photoshop?

I have some banding of light leaks on my b/w film. Some are totally white (overexposed), some may be recoverable (hopefully).How can I fix these in Photoshop or Lightroom?
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How do I work around a problem where my lens won't focus on distant objects?

I have a Pentax K10D with a 28mm lens that will not focus on distant objects. Will an extension tube solve this problem? I do not care about autofocus. Is one tube better than another for manual ...
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Why doesn't my computer show Canon EOS 450D pictures taken with P setting?

I bought a used Canon EOS 450D, and whenever I take pictures with the P setting, I can see the pictures on the camera display, but when I take the SDcard out, I cannot see them. Obviously they are ...
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Does anyone know what this photo is from? [on hold]

Does anyone know what city this is?
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Can the Canon MP-E 65mm lens be used with a Canon Rebel T3?

Can the Canon MP-E 65mm lens be used with a Canon T3? Is an adapter needed? Is there another lens which might offer the equivalent Macro capabilities?
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Is slow mo a hardware feature? [on hold]

There are phones with slow motion recording now in the market, i was wondering if this is a hardware feature or something that could be done in the software. Because there are apps available which ...
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Can you use a Krasnogorsk lens (from the 16mm movie camera) on a Sony NEX camera?

I found links to adapters on eBay, but you can never really tell if they're legit... I'd love to know if someone has tried to pair these two together, either a Sony VG-30 type camera which has E-Mount ...
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How can I change the ISO value on a Nikon D300S without taking my eye from the viewfinder?

I came from a Canon 450D to Nikon D300S and I have one minor complaint. The Canon allowed me to change all exposure settings while looking through the viewfinder and shooting in manual. In the Nikon, ...
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I want to know the name of this software?

Hello every one a few days ago I came by this photographer's photos. He posted some screen shots of a software I want to know the name of the software. Thank You.
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How to restore and use my Yashica 35 G?

I have recently acquired a Yashica 35G, originally because I just thought it was pretty. Now that I've given it a good inspection though, I'm wondering if it might be usable. The mechanism checks out ...
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What's the best way to deal with hot/stuck pixels in long exposure night photographs?

I discovered red/blue/white pixels on my night photographs tonight. Trying to confirm this, I took a black image with the lens on and indeed I saw a whole lot of them (I didn't count them but at least ...
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Do all TTL systems calculate the same exposure?

Do all TTL systems calculate the same exposure? Three options for example: Nikon SB-910 flashes, you can do TTL with them. You can use PocketWizard Flex/Minis for TTL flash You can use Profoto ...
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Bulk cropping images of bottles with reflections?

I have a bottle that looks like this The image has a few issues. There is reflection, a green border at the bottom, and you can see the bottom of the lightbox. We have quite a few images like ...
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Other methods to attach a softbox to a light stand?

I am in the market for a soft box. The only ones I've used have had this type of attachment: http://ecx.images-amazon.com/images/I/41DNw3H4HYL.jpg where the flexible metal rods in the soft box just ...
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Library of public domain (CC-0) HDR images [on hold]

I'm currently writing an extension for scikit-image (phyton) for processing HDR (High dynamic range) images. This is going well, but I'm lacking some example series of HDR images to put in as examples ...
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Bulk cropping white unevenly spaced white borders

So i have a bulk of images having white border and text embedded at bottom.I tried to use irfanviewer xnviewer to bulk crop it however it didnt work...the problem is the images have same specific ...
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How does manual focus work using Leica lenses on other mirrorless cameras such as Fuji XPro1?

I used to own a Leica M4P, now I have gone digital with a Fuji X100. I love the X100 but the autofocus gives me so much trouble for street photography and its manual focus is terrible. I really ...
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Do old plug-ins get transferred when updating version of Lightroom?

On Mac OS, I notice that there is a folder for plug-ins inside Adobe Lightroom.app. If I add a plug-in to this directory, will I lose it when I update to a newer version of Lightroom in the future?
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Is there a non-video/wifi Canon 70D alternative?

I've been thinking of getting a Canon 70D but I'm not too sure I want to pay extra for video features or even wifi. Can you guys recommend a Canon DSLR that offers the same picture, sensor, and ...
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How do I reduce the file size of a jpeg image? [duplicate]

I have a photo in jpeg format that I am unable to reduce from 110 KB to 45kb. What software can do this?
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What can you do when your lens' focus ring becomes too lose?

One of my lenses I always carry (Olympus Pen lens, I fit it on a Sony NEX), has a focus ring that is becoming a bit too lose. Probably due to carrying it in a bag very often and taking a lot of ...
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600D Lens Don't Move back and front

My camera lens recently started losing focus. When I press the shutter halfway, the lens just doesn't respond and adjust focus. The flash flickers an electric sound and light but then the camera ...
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What is the difference between a very expensive flash and a average priced flash?

Let's say between a Profoto B1 flash and a Nikon SB-910 flash. I understand flashes have TTL, HSS, Output power, etc., that makes them different, but let's say in a completely equal scenario that a ...

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