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How can I take a picture through glass without glare? [duplicate]

Context Looking at previous shots I've taken, I see that when I'm indoors and shooting outdoors with glass in between, I sometimes get glare. I know that realistically if I can get outside, the shot ...
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Where Does Nik HDR Efex Pro 2 Save?

Google recently made their suite available for free and I found how to open files with HDR Efex Pro 2. I get to tweak parameters until it looks a certain way and hit Save. A scrollbar appears, ...
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Why do the cameras Canon 1Dx, Nikon D4, Nikon D5 have a different form factor than other DSLRs?

I mean why are they big; just like they have a battery grip permanently attached. Are there some kind of extra circuitry? What are the extra circuitry?
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Why is my Tamron 70-300mm lens limited to DX framing on Nikon D750?

I'm trying all of my lenses on my newly acquired D750. Among the lenses there is a Tamron 70-300 LD Di zoom lens. Everything works as expected, except one thing: the D750 limits the frame-size to DX ...
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Where can I find the maximum camera weight for my lens?

I have a somewhat unique question here, and I haven't been able to get a clear answer elsewhere. There is a question with a similar title, only with the camera and lens terms swapped. My question is ...
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How much light do I need for my RX10-II at 1000 fps?

I know the video mode is taking a frame "approximately" 1/1000s long, the aperture opens up to f/2.8, and the Auto ISO will select within the camera's range, 64-12800, so how much light (in the ...
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Can cameras set exposure in more precise increments than third stops in automatic exposure mode?

If I shoot in manual I set the exposure to the nearest 1/3 stop. If I use one of the automatic modes does the camera do the same thing or can it set the dependent variable to a resolution finer than ...
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Cheap reliable GPS Unit for geotagging [closed]

Can someone please recommend a cheap, reliable GPS unit for geotagging photos? can you please send a link to the product. It needs to: - Preferably quickly acquire GPS signal. - When turned on, ...
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What is the relationship between field of view and focal length for fisheye?

What is the relationship between the focal length and field of view for an equal-area ("equisolid") projection fisheye lens? Alternatively, what is the relationship between the 180-degree image ...
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is the delta between a Canon 7d and a Canon 6d worth a) the upgrade price and b) the perks I will lose on the 7d [closed]

I currently have a 7D M1. With a baby on the way, and a little bit of money that's saved, I thought it would spring for a full frame 6d. There are pros and cons to the upgrade. What tools or ...
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How to photoshop tower away and put mallet there with shadow [closed]

I would like to photoshop a tower away and put a mallet at it's position so it would look like this in the end: (without the television tower in the background) I don't have that much experience ...
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Buying a Nikon DSLR Camera body only, is a 35mm and 55-200mm lens enough for most cases?

New to photography using DSLR. I am planning to buying an entry level Nikon DSLR (perhaps the D3300). I read around and decided to buy the body only, excluding the kit lens. I have decided to go ...
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How do I enable back-button AF on the 760D

I have an EOS 760D (recently upgraded from a 30D - yay!), and I'm can't find the custom function that allows you to use back-button AF. Does the 760D have this feature at all or has it been omitted? ...
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Bookmarking common places in Lightroom?

The Lightroom catalog shows my entire collection, as a tree of directories. If I move from one project to another, I have to navigate the tree. Then, I have to navigate back. Can I set some kind of ...
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To what degree can Eyefi uploads be automated?

I want to help a friend who is not very computer / camera literate. I want to set it up, so as soon as she's back in the house, the photos are going to go from memory card automatically to a photo ...
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TAMRON or SIGMA zoom lense? [closed]

I would like to buy new superzoom lense (18-200mm). I have two candidates, but i can't decide which one should i buy. SIGMA 18-200mm F3.5-6.3 DC MACRO OS HSM - Contemporary edition TAMRON AF ...
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The online editing services [closed]

Could anyone suggest a good an online photo editing and post processing service. I need to improve my photographs for presentations.
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Prevent Lightroom from discarding lens model from EXIF

I recently got a Tokina 10-17 mm F mount. Lightroom does not seem to be able to automatically recognize this lens based on NEF files. It does not automatically find the correct lens model for ...
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Room color temperature

Gday. In my room I have a monitor that I feel is good for color accuracy. It's not the best but it's the best i've had. It's an LG 24MP76. I like processing my photos, so I bought some LIFX light ...
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Why are my long exposure sky shots out of focus? [duplicate]

If you take a look at a few of long exposure sky photos at Flickr, I think the context and content of the photo is okay, they are just all blurry. I'm using a tripod, 15 second exposure with a 18mm ...
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Long Image processing time after shutter is closed [duplicate]

I have a entry level dslr (Nikon D3300) and was practicing long exposure photography. I noticed one behviour from the camera and was inquisitive whether this can be tweaked in any way: I kept the ...
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Can I get bright detail and dark background photos using a phone camera and basic editing?

What is the term for this type of photography? Can I get this effect using a phone camera and basic editing? Are there tutorials to achieve this?
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Front AF confirmation focus with manual lens?

Today I was testing my lenses for front focus/back focus (and while I was at it to test detail resolution at various aperture values), and found a really strange issue. From what I know, front/back ...
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How can I improve my soft-focus shots out of a moving vehicle?

I was shooting with a shutter speed of 1/4000, f/7, ISO 800, using a 70-300mm telephoto lens. I have been shooting through the windshield of my SUV. Is there a filter I can use to help me get better ...
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Pros and cons of circular polarizer filter vs a linear one [duplicate]

There are some similar questions like What is the difference between a linear and a circular polarizer? but I am thinking of a comprehensive list of the pros and cons of the two types of filters. For ...
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Why is my Canon 550D's video mode not working?

I just took out my camera after several months and tried to shoot a video. I set the dial to video mode but it does not work. The display shows it in P mode. To make sure, I checked the settings in ...
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Circular Polarizing filter in different lenses. Whether to use adapters or buy new filters?

I have the following lenses Canon 18-55 (filter ring size 58mm) Canon 55-250 (filter ring size 58mm) Sigma 35mm (filter ring size 67mm) Canon 10-22 (filter ring size 77mm) Canon 50mm (filter ring size ...
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Can I work with ONLY a single fixed focal length lens?

I am on the edge of investing in the Sony a6000. The reason I keep straying away is the fact that people seem to hate the kit lens. I can't afford much more than either the kit lens or the body and a ...
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Why gamma curve is applied in cameras?

I am tuning ISP(image signal processing) of one chip used in cameras. Gamma curve is used in the pipeline. I don't understand the reason. The CCM(Color correction matrix) will map images to sRGB color ...
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What software would appropriate for tonemapping a 5 gigapixel image?

I've shot a 5 gigapixel 360 degree panorama, totaling around 1400 shots in a -1.3-0-+1.3 bracket, and I'm trying to stitch it and tone map it. So far I've managed to decently assembled the panorama in ...
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Optimal DPI Setting in Olympus OMD EM5 mii? [duplicate]

I had been using the default 350 dpi, but the resulting files are too small to sell to most stock photography sites online. For a standard print at 300dpi, they are great. A bit low for my metal art, ...
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Nikon D3100 & Speedlite question

I have a Nikon D3100, & a YN560II Speedlite. Sometimes when I want to use my speedlite, the auto flash will pop up when I take a photo. I know I've not done something right in my setting, can ...
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What settings do I have to use to not blur out the background? [duplicate]

I have a Fujifilm X100T and whenever I take a picture with a person and focus on him/her, the background gets blurred; and when I focus on the background, the person gets blurred. I want to have the ...
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Which telephoto lens will be best for photographing bears in Alaska?

I have recently inherited some lenses from my granddad and am going on a trip to Alaska this summer. I want to take one general purpose lense for mountains and close things and one telephoto for ...
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Difference of auto-focus motor?

What is the difference of ultrasonic motor, stepper motor, and electromagnetic drive? Which one of these are lens-based or screwdrive? What are the advantages of lens-based servo over screwdrive and ...
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Write IPTC “byline” to all images within a folder using Exiftool

I am new to Exiftool and have some experience with Mac Terminal. I am trying to add IPTC 'BY-line' meta to all images within a folder. This is what I have so far: exiftool -iptc:By-line='mybyline' ...
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Night photo direct lights rays

I have a question that is really a beginners question. I recently bought an LG G4 who's camera can shoot in an auto and both manual mode (i can manually set the iso, aperture). I shoot 100% of the ...
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How do I get a Canon 5D Mark II to work with Magic Lantern on cards that now fault after a too-quick CF card removal?

I had my Canon 5D MkII set up and working with the Magic Lantern firmware (ML) for some time without issue. Unfortunately, I handed the camera to someone without remembering to mention the following ...
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When do I need permission from my subjects to use my photographs?

I am interested in what rights my subjects (i.e. the people I take pictures of) have to my photographs, and in which cases I need permission to post them online (e.g. on my portfolio website or to a ...
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Lightroom is great BUT the web module doesn't export video. Have any hacks or alternatve workflows?

A big part of my business is exporting web galleries of videos and images. Everything about Lightroom is perfect except the web module just doesn't export videos (just images of the videos). Any ideas ...
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tokina at-x pro 100mm f/2.8 macro for Nikon - aperture automatically changes while in manual mode

The max aperture on my Tokina 100mm at-x pro is f/2.8 but when I focus on anything closer than around 9 feet, the aperture automatically starts to close down and get progressively smaller (higher ...
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Converting FOV to Distance?

I have a camera with CS mount and I am now trying to figure out the best fixed-lens to buy so that my camera can see the object at a distance of 5" without the object looking like a tiny dot, it is ...
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What does an unexposed band on your image mean? [duplicate]

I've just received and external flash : YN 560 III and I'm learning to use it. This is a manual external flash, it was mounted on the hot shoe of my Nikon D3200. For one picture I set the shutter ...
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Help me find a good camera [duplicate]

For a new person to photography what camera would you recommend for under 400$ that has a good grip and is also a dslr?
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How to repair/clean old lens? [on hold]

There is an old Sigma lens for Nikon (about 20 years old) that gives a blurred image when viewed through. I don't find any smudges or spills on the surface of the lens or on the mirror. Why is this ...
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Which camera would you prefer for a beginner? [duplicate]

I am new to the world of photography and I am making a purchase soon. From what I have researched the dSLR is one of the best capturing cameras and so I have looked into the Nikon D300x series such ...
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getting photos from “Photos” app on Macbook to Lightroom [duplicate]

Is this possible? I was planning to just import my SD card and import that way, but somehow the files got deleted off my card. I am able to drag the pictures from "Photos" (Mac) onto my desktop and go ...
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How can I fix the dark corners on the rear LCD of my Nikon D7000?

I have a Nikon D7000. The rear LCD is showing some dark shadows. All four corners have this dark shadow but the shadows on upper and lower corners on the right side of the LCD is bigger. At first I ...
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How to transform an image's area into a cube - with photos

I am doing a project for a client and I need to manipulate a photograph; either by photoshop or by taking the shot at a specific angel/lens. My goal is to turn all the quadrants of photos into a cube ...
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How can cameras have the same number of megapixels even when the sensor size differs? [duplicate]

The image resolution for the respective megapixels remains the same whether the camera is of medium format or full frame or APS-C or even mobile phones. However the sensor sizes differ in these ...

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