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How can I take good interior pictures (for selling the house)?

I'm about to put my house on the market, and I'd like to hear some tips for making the best possible photographs, specifically for this purpose. Among things I should like to hear comments about are ...
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Am I able to clean white background in Lightroom?

I have a photo of an object on almost clean white background (see below). As you can see the bottom of the photo is perfectly clean white, but the topmost of the picture is slightly gray which is not ...
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Focus in night photography

Another question related to the Olympus OMD EM5. I bought this camera to replace my Nikon D90 and I'm very satisfied with it. However, I find very hard to do the focus at night. With the Nikon D90, ...
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Night photo with Leica 25mm: blur at f/1.4

I have an Olympus OMD EM5 and a Leica 25mm which takes wonderful pictures in daylight. I was trying to take night pictures with this setup and I had the following results (after several tries and ...
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How to add exif data to images (which never had any exif data nor exif tag / properties in them)? [on hold]

I got many photos created by photoshop. I would like to add EXIF data to them. Can you tell me how to do that? I have a mac and I have picasa, aperture... that kind of software. If anything can help ...
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Stacking photos for moon movement

I took many pictures of the lunar eclipse from last week with a stationary camera and now I want to merge them so I get something like http://wordlesstech.com/2011/06/26/eclipse-over-the-acropolis/. ...
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Lightroom synchronize finding all photos as new photos

I'm using Dropbox to store all my photos and use Lightroom to categorize and post process my photos. Now Dropbox apparently renamed my Dropbox folder from "Dropbox" to "Dropbox ()" recently. It also ...
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What process was used to make this glass plate?

I have an old glass positive photo from about 1850. Does anyone know what process was used? Heliotipy? Puherotipy? Regards from Maribor/ Slovenia Bojan
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How do I use the manual exposure setting in the new Google Camera app?

In April 2014, Google revamped its Android camera app. In the settings menu under "Advanced", there is just one option: Manual exposure. It defaults to off, but after turning in it on, I can't find ...
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how can I capture images from two cameras simultaneously with a computer?

I would like to be able to preview and capture photos from two cameras simultaneously, and download them to my computer. Being able to keep track of which photos were from which camera is also a must. ...
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Shooting from a helicopter

I have a Canon T3i with the 18-55mm kit lens and the 55-250mm, both with Image stabilization. I will be in an open doored helicopter in a tropical setting-waterfalls etc-during the mid-late morning ...
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Camera suggestion needed for long term remote timelapse

I'm working on setting up a remote timelapse waterproof system for a long term project. The idea is to have it on solar power. I'm currently playing with the CHDK firmware on a Canon PowerShot Elph ...
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Negative effects of microcracks on body

I am about to buy a used 5d classic. Seller told there are some hairlinecracks on body. Is this important. If so, to what extend?
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Pentax to Canon EOS

I have an older Pentax MZ-50 camera that came with a SIGMA 100-300mm lens. Can I get an adaptor so the lens will work with my Canon EOS 1100D? If so, where can I get one from? Any help would be ...
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What sort of camera do I need for product photography? [duplicate]

I am a complete beginner and at this moment I have no camera other than my webcam(very old one that I normally don't even use) and cellphone (DELL Venue PRO) which aren't for this purpose. With my ...
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Embedded jpegs in NEF raw files

I open a .NEF image from my Nikon D80 in the Windows Photos app (the modern/"metro" style app). I then zoom in, and it re-renders or something to display higher resolution, but the colours become less ...
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Bridge - Restoring XMPs?

I'm not quite sure what happened, but when I was transferring files over to my media server yesterday, Bridge copied over my camera NEFs from my SD card fine but none of the xmps (from the edits I've ...
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Do separate autofocus motors exist for entry level Nikon DSLRs?

I have a Nikon D3200, which doesn't have an autofocus motor. Therefore, I'm mostly deterred by lenses that don't have focus motors in them. But the ones that do have it are much more expensive. Take ...
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How can I get the shutter actuation count for Canon EOS 600D (Rebel T3i)?

How can I view the shutter count on an EOS 600D? The EOSInfo software doesn't work for me.
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What kind of lighting do I need for a halo portrait?

I'm interested in taking some photos with strong, glowing, ethereal backlighting, like a halo, but with decent detail in the actual face. I don't have any really good examples of what I'm talking ...
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Rokinon 24mm f/1.4 image quality between f/1.4 and f/4

I have a Rokinon 14mm f/2.8 lens that I use as my goto for dark sky imaging with my full frame camera and it is amazing. However, I just bought a Rokinon 24mm f/1.4 lens for my crop sensor camera so ...
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Are full-frame cameras less forgiving with respect to camera shake?

I am debating if I should upgrade to a full frame camera or not. I heard that full-frame cameras are less forgiving if there is camera shake? My worry is that my pictures might not be as sharp with ...
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wireless triggering Canon 650d with profoto d1

I have a Canon 650d with 600ex-rt speedlite. I'm interested in wedding photography, but wondering about cases where the ceiling is very high, so that bouncing the 600ex-rt will be useless. I want a ...
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face and signature detection from scanned image document [on hold]

I am looking any software/script which is can detect face and signature from scanned image file. Thanks,
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Can I use the Samsung Nx300 in bulb mode without continually holding the shutter?

How can I shoot with my Samsung nx300 in bulb mode? Without continuing to press the shutter button? Thanks
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Autofocus icon is missing in Canon 650D, please help

Can anyone please help me in getting this icon back in my canon 650d
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What are the possible causes for a camera not saving images with a new lens?

I've just received a new used lens (75-300 Canon) for my 1100D, but putting it on the camera and trying to shoot: it doesn't save anything the screen remains black the led remains switched on points ...
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How to calibrate colors from photos for classification purpose (ICC profile)?

For a scientific study, I have to classify pictures of crop canopy in two classes: vegetation / soil. These picture are taken at several places, different times and date. The idea is to use the same ...
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Saving from Photoshop without modifying EXIF data

After some light retouching I would like to save an image in photoshop over the original one (overwriting it). Is there a way to do that without modifying the original EXIF data?
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Easiest way to auto-align a stack of images? [duplicate]

I am working on my own "everyday face" project - taking pictures of myself to combine them in a sequence afterwards. I'm wondering what is the easiest and fastest way to align all pictures so my ...
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How can i merge my two Flickr accounts? [on hold]

i had a Flickr account 2 years ago.. i forgot the password .. Then i opened another new Flickr account ... but yesterday I recovered my old one .. and ive some old precious photo on that account and ...
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Can gripping a lens too hard cause softness/aberration or other damage?

I have a Nikon D80 kit lens with a circular screw-on polariser filter. In order to remove the filter I might have to grip the lens quite hard, and the end of the lens might be moved about in the ...
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How do I repair stripped threads of a tripod mount?

The tripod mount of my Canon 1Ds has been worn out and I need to repair it. I've been searching the Internet and found this method involving using a Helicoil Eco kit. It seems like a sensible (both ...
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Is it possible to make an image which is only photographable in black or white?

Not sure if this is the right forum to ask this. Here is what I'm looking for: Example: I have a color photo could be text could be an image What I would like: if someone photographs this ...
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Can I take photo with visible depth of field if shooting in a mirror?

There are question about "floating" objects. But how possible make photo with that depth of field in mirror? It is ordinary shot that reflected after, so?
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Is this photo a Photoshopped composite, or was some other trick used?

Is this image Photoshopped, or was a special technique used?
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Processing two photos to determine attendance [on hold]

I'm looking into different attendance taking options for a particularly large seminar class (600ish students) and I was thinking - what if a picture was taken of the seats, maybe with a visual cue on ...
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Which is the best suitable memory card for Canon 550D Rebel T2i?

I have Canon 550D Rebel T2i and I am looking for a high speed Memory card. So far I have been using basic SD card but recently I have experienced it relatively slow while shooting fireworks at night. ...
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Why pay for specialist studio photography lighting aka strobes when you can use continuous light sources which are more powerful and cheaper? [duplicate]

I am new to strobes (studio lighting) in photography. I love the idea of blowing out the background, or making the image very emotive, with a dark black background for sports portraits. However I am ...
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sd suddenly erased, need help! recovery software did not help [duplicate]

My micro sd card slipped out of the phone, when I inserted it back in the phone, it was blank ! Then I take it to the computer and it tells me card is empty and needs formating.... I tried 3 different ...
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What do the specifications mean on the Canon G15's lens?

I am quite new to photography, but spent some days understanding aperture, timing, zoom and ISO. Now I see the values printed on the Canon Powershot G15´s lenses, and I can´t interpret them. I ...
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To switch or not [on hold]

I am an amateur seeking some advise on my next purchase. Currently I use a Sony A350, and some additional equipment for this camera. I am contemplating either getting the Sony A77 or switching to a ...
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How can I mount an EF-M lens on an EF-S camera?

How can I mount an EF-M lens (22mm, for example) on my Canon Rebel T4i EOS EF-S?
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Are the black blobs on these pictures indicative of shutter failure?

Are the black blobs on these pictures indicative of shutter failure on my Canon 5D (mark I)? They started to show suddenly, ie. I saw nothing resembling that before on my pictures and starting from ...
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Is f/number more relevant than aperture and/or shutter speed?

I've seen on Flickr that the photographers specify values for four settings about their photos (where exif data is available) - Shutter speed F number ISO Focal Length An example can be found ...
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Shooting tethered to Lightroom 5.4 seemed quite slow

At the weekend I shot tethered for the first time ever. I shoot with a Canon 7D and was tethered to Lightroom 5.4 which was running on my laptop. I did notice that the downloading of the images was ...
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What camera in the budget 5-8MP range has the fastest power-on-to-first-photo time? [on hold]

I'm looking for a basic low-to-mid-range camera to upgrade the couple I have sitting around here. I'm looking for the following features, if anyone can provide some advice: Features: It must be ...
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studio lighting placement for small objects in product photography [duplicate]

QUESTION 1 >> Best way to measure light without a light meter / best low price light meter? for studio photography? QUESTION 2. >>Normally studio lights placed in the background can be hidden by your ...
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How can I start a career in developing software for High end DSLRs? [closed]

I've been interested in this for quite a long time now, but just recently it occurred to me that i want to do this as a career, but i Haven't got a clue as to how or where to start from, I'm about to ...
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Whats the “most amount of moon” acceptable for astrophotography?

The last time I shot the sky, it was a full moon and it completely ruined my shot. What's the maximum amount of moon (i.e. 1/3, 1/2, etc...) that can be out that won't adversely impact a shot of the ...

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