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Why aren't faces sharp in my f/1.8 portraits even though I'm carefully using center-point autofocus?

I love my Canon Rebel T6 and take portrait pictures in Av mode with a 50mm in 1.8 Av. I'm using auto focus in the 'focus on center point' mode. I make sure that the center point focuses on the face so ...
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Slave TTL on YN565 from YN568EX II Master

I find the naming and compatibility of Yongnuo flashes quiet confusing. As far as i figured out a YN565 will work with TTL on a Nikon Camera, but not on a Canon. But will TTL work off camera with a ...
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Speedlite Yongnuo YN685 / AF assist beam / IR light doesnt work anymore on Nikon D7100

yesterday I was shooting as a eventphotographer and suddenly my IR beam of the flash didn't work anymore. (Probably I changed some settings while talking with someone? Idk...) Some quick facts: The ...
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Deleting a file from Lightroom Classic doesn't delete from drive?

I'm kind of lost with all these ... I have LightRoom Classic (on my Mac); Cloud sync active. When I delete a picture (Hitting Remove) it delete's it from the Cloud which is right; but i'm still ...
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Corresponding LUT or Preset to awesome photojournalist photos?

Well, I need help with something that I’m trying to find for years now. It’s strange, but photos that some photojournalists or some specific News Sources post, give me a different feeling. Sources ...
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about canon E OS 7 D shutter

how much it cost for replacing canon 7 D shutter in India and please tell me where to buy service camerastrong text
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Why does my E-M5 keep defaulting to art mode?

My E-M5 keeps defaulting to art mode - does anyone know how to stop it doing this?
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Can a flash + a commander unit serve as a replacement for a very basic studio set

I have a pretty ancient Nikon D60 camera (which is adequate for the time being) and a couple of lenses. I'd like to achieve more control in demanding lighting environments, so I am thinking of buying ...
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Am I storing my camera the wrong way, in a dry box with humidity between 37-48?

I keep SLR my film on a dry box, it has been there for about 3 months now. I always keep the RH level from 37-48. I took out the lens from the mount and saw a small brittle rubber lying down at the ...
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Which lens has the same capability of lens mounted in Nikon P1000?

I am a beginner in photography and I have a Nikon D3400. I was impressed with the super zoom of Nikon P1000. But, I came into a conclusion to buy a tele lens rather than going for P1000. P1000 has a ...
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Difference in light between new moon night and adjacent nights

I want to photograph bioluminescence in a remote area without light pollution. A dark sky is key. The only light would be from the moon and the stars, so I'm aiming for the next new moon (fortunately ...
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Lightroom - Importing a photo into Develop mode

Is there a way to import a photo into another photo's develop history? After retouching a photo in Lr, I went on to make some final changes in Ps. However, after editing in Ps, I would like to still ...
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OnePlus 6T camera creepily completing the outline of my face? Any explanations

As stated in the title I am curious about what is happening here. Why is the camera weirdly trying to complete an outline of the face?
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Point and shoot advancer unwinding film

I’m very new to film cameras and recently purchased my first point and shoot camera. It worked great until someone opened the film compartment unaware of the fact that they were not supposed to do so, ...
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What is the explanation for the vertical cutoff in this reflection?

Recently I took a series of pictures that include the reflection of a hill on some water. Upon reviewing the pictures I noticed that the right edge of the hill's reflection appears to abruptly end at ...
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Can I take pictures of the outside of someone's house without consent?

Can I take pictures of the outside of someone's house without consent? What if nobody owns the house and it is on sale?
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How do I set up the lighting to take this portrait?

I don't have much experience with photography. I've been watching a bunch of videos on using gels and led lights. I'm just trying to figure out the best/ cheapest way a rookie can go about getting ...
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Why does the lower f-stop in my camera makes the photo darker?

I have a nikon d5100 camera with 35mm/f 1.8 lens. I'm not sure what's going wrong with my camera but my photo with larger f-stop numbers is brighter than the photo with smaller f-stop numbers (the ISO ...
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What could cause vertical lines in scanned photos?

My CanoScan 8800f has recently begun introducing vertical lines in all my scans. I believe this started occurring after I had removed the top cover multiple times to clean the dust from the underside ...
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Are there digital (industrial) cameras with open API's (software interfaces) with Ethernet communication?

Dear Photography Community, I realize that some SE sites do not allow specific product recommendations, and that's ok. I'm concerned that after my fruitless searching, I'm perhaps missing some ...
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Image file from a Nikon camera wont open

i exported image files from a Nikon D3200 camera and they won't open, i tried opening them with every kind of tool i wanted to know if the image is corrupted or not?i tried checking its file format ...
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Best Canon lens for max depth of field at 70mm?

Recently I photographed some eyewear with my "Canon 24-70 2.8 L" at 70mm (70 mm decision is for a matter of correct ratio between filling the format with subject and it's perspective rendering the ...
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How to click night view photos from mobile phone?

I find it difficult to click a photo of a hill-station from its height at night, because its lights are not captured well and also gets blurred if zoom. So how to click in mobile? I want the photo ...
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What is this pattern?

I tried to stretch a very noisy photo made at the night sky with my nikon D3400 + Nikkor AF-S 50 mm f/1.8G in RawTherapee, in particular i used Mono as the demosaicing algorithm, and this is what i ...
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Film advance lever stuck on Canon ae-1 Program

I recently acquired a Canon ae-1 Program that is mostly in working condition. The one problem that I have encountered is that the film will not advance past 13 exposures. The film advance lever will ...
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Programmable Gimbal / Panoramic Head

I am working on creating an automated solution to photograph the interior of a car. The idea is that you can wheel in an arm and automatically capture 360 degrees of the interior. Some solutions ...
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What features should be prioritized when buying a camera intended for wildlife/zoo photography?

I currently use a Canon 750D and I'm thinking about upgrading my camera body (followed by lenses) in the future. I use the camera for various types of photography but predominantly wildlife and zoo ...
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Entry level equipment upgrade - best options on a budget and lens vs camera

I am currently using a Canon EOS 1100D body with the kit lens and a Sigma Zoom 50-200mm 1: 4-5.6 DC OS HSM lens. I am almost exclusively interested in wildlife photography and feel I have outgrown ...
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Is the Panasonic data connector a standard USB Mini-B

My Panasonic LUMIX DMC-GM5 comes with an unusual data connector for transferring photos to the computer. The manual identifies the part as USB connection Cable DMW-USBC1. When I look that up, the ...
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Name of cleat-style tripod mounting head

What is this particular mounting head type called? All I know is it seems fairly common (I don't know much about photography equipment -- but I need to order some more compatible heads): The tripod ...
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when taking pictures with my d70 i get red stripes

I get red stripes in the lcd screen and when I down load the pictures it is the same thing. wondering if the camera is no longer working or a sensor or something. try to reboot my using a suggestion ...
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How do I save this 'band-less' version of this image from ACR?

The sky shows banding in Photoshop, but if I press ctrl+shift+A to go into ACR, it's gone. I assume that no actual pixels are being changed when I enter Adobe Camera Raw, and I'm not touching any ...
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What are these pixel-level discolored specks? How can I fix it?

I recently noticed some weird discolored specks in my images, and I thought it was a lens issue, so I tried cleaning the lens. The specks got a tiny bit smaller, but unfortunately still there. I took ...
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Kodak Retina IIS filter thread

I've inherited a Retina IIS, which is the fixed-lens variant of the more common IIIS. I've not been able to find a manual for it, although the IIIS's manual is fine for almost everything. What that ...
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All my photos showing pink/purple blooming

Recently, I change the shutter motor of my camera (Sony Alpha A 35), after which all my pictures taken in the day time have pink/purple blooming. Can anyone help??
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Someone used a photo I edited in a YouTube video. Can I copyright strike that channel?

I used a photo from the internet and edited it. I am not the original owner. I used it in a YouTube video. Another YouTuber made a screenshot of the photo I edited and then used it in their video. ...
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How do I adjust screen brightness in manual mode based on exposition with Olympus OM-D E-M10 Mark II?

I have a problem that I can't find the answer for. My camera does not adjust the screen when changing the ISO, shutter or the aperture. I would like the effect Tony Northrup has in this video While ...
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How do I find infinity focus with a kit lens when there's not enough light for optical verification? [duplicate]

I have a D7200 which I want to use at long distances in low light photography. The kit lens, a 18-140 does not have focus markers on it. Furthermore, the focus ring does not stop hard at any point. ...
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How can I date old 3½“ × 3½” pictures on Kodak paper with a “128B” mark?

These are from approximately the 60s. Back of pictures coded 128B “Kodak paper” Picture size inches 3 1/2 by 3 1/2
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Is 24MP actually matched to Full-HD Resolution when factoring in the differences on how pixels are defined?

Naive assumption: 24MP sensor vs a Full HD monitor of 2MP, sensor has much more resolution. Second look: You sample something that is not synchronous to your sampling raster/clock, you need to ...
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Etching a ND filter to reduce OD

What is the most common absorbing material used for professional quality ND filters, and can that material be etched away with acids or bases, while leaving the substrate (BK-7?) intact? Basically, ...
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Why are Fuji lenses more expensive than others?

I notice Canon lenses start at $125 for the 50mm f/1.8, and the $125-$400 range is filled with many options from wide angle to telephoto, not even counting third party brands. Whereas the cheapest ...
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jhead tool, Rename Image with modified date, overwrite filename with number count (Mac)

A quick question... (Edited) Year/Month/Day-Filename-001.jpg jhead -n%Y%m%d [(name)] 001 .jpg (Not sure which options lets me create a filename after the year/month/day option in the usage ...
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How do I capture northern lights? [duplicate]

I have a Nikon d3400 with kit lens 18-55 mm af-p DX. What is the right camera settings for northern lights photography?
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How can an amazing photographer grow business and visibility outside of the Indian market?

One of my friend is an amazing photographer and she has done photography for multi-cultural wedding and her work gets recognized by bunch of world renowned photographers too. She is on her own and ...
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Does any manufacturer's EVF camera (or alternative firmware) implement multi-coloured/false-color focus peaking and/or histogram position?

It would be logical and helpful to use false colours (maybe layered on a b/w EVF display) to indicate how strong a peaked contrast is. Alternatively, such could be a more precise way to show eg zone ...
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Developing Problems, maybe with JOBO developing tank?

I have been developing my own bw film for some time, so far in a Patterson tank and without problems. Recently, I got a used JOBO-2236 Club tank...I have used it a bit, but I have gotten far more ...
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Speck on photos - can't figure out how to clean

I bought a Canon eos 6d about 10 months ago and all my pictures have a speck on them at the top center of every photo. I looked back at a picture the seller showed me he took with it before I bought ...
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Is there is an external trigger with AF-ON and Light Metering button?

I use a D7100 body with some lightweight lenses (Nikkor 50mm and Nikkor 55-300mm) with the back button as AF-ON, with the trigger in first press in light measurement mode and the trigger in second ...
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How important is weather sealing for a winter trip?

I will be going on a winter trip, considering whether to get a Fuji X-T2 with a weather resistant 35mm F2, or just a X-T20 with the non-WR 35mm F1.4 I definitely won't be using it under extreme ...

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