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How to use L-308 or L-758 in a dark room to get the exposure time of the printed photos?

I have a sekonic L-308B and a L-758C . Can I get the exposure time ? How Thanks
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What is the usefulness and best conversion software of TIFF file format for scanned slides

I will use an external provider to scan 1000+ old slides ("diapositives"), mostly family snapshots made a few decades ago. The provider offers by default standard definition jpg (512 x 340 ...
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Canon DPP - how to adjust brightness to specified maximum level on some spot automatically

How to adjust brightness to specified maximum level on some spot automatically - for example - on some spot I want to make brightness not exceeding RGB (250,250,250). I can adjust brightness manually ...
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MacBook Pro - Which color profile is more realistic and like life?

On the MacBook Pro, which color profile is more realistic and life like? Color LCD or SMPTE RP 431-2-2007 DCI (P3)?
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Finding raw & jpeg files in my computer photos library

I have a Panasonic FZ1000 and took some photos on the raw & jpeg setting. On my computer the photos are identified as jpeg, but on my iPad they are identified as both. There is only one file ...
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Can an edited photo on my iPhone be recovered if the original has been deleted?

For personal reasons that will not be detailed here, I have strong reason to believe that an unauthorised person has had access to my iPhone. They have used that access to edit my photos and videos, ...
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How to convert any dress to leather/latex looking dress in photoshop?

I hope everyone is good. I am new to photoshop and i need a little help. Can anyone please tell me how to change any dress to leather/latex looking dress? Thanking in advance ref pic:https://i.redd.it/...
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Does the QX1 support passive lenses?

I'm just starting to get into photography and got a used Sony QX1 and the 16-50 kit lens. Now I'm looking to extend my glass collection. I've read that to use lenses without any electrical connections,...
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Shooting mystery film found in 1930s camera

Recently I purchased a German fold-able camera which was produced in about early 1930s. Got it from camera collector who told me he never tried that camera. To my surprise when I got this camera home, ...
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Cheap entry level camera for both vlogging & pictures? [closed]

I'm a complete beginner. I haven't bought any pro cameras before, and of course I have no lens. OK, with that said, I intend to buy a used camera-with-lens-kit to practice photography. Nothing fancy ...
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Capture one to export a progressive jpeg?

As far as I can tell, Capture One doesn't have the option to export an image as a progressive jpeg. To get a progressive image, I've been compressing once on export, and compressing again on the ...
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Can jpg be converted to progressive jpg without quality loss?

My understanding of a progressive jpg is that it saves the color information of each pixel in a different order, to create the progressive loading effect. I.e. instead of RGB RGB RGB ..., it's saved ...
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What is a Camera used for? can't find this anywhere on Google?

I got a camera (Canon EOS R5 Mirrorless) for christmas, no instruction manual as my Aunty bought it from a friend. When I turn it on the screen is just black, I think its used for taking pictures but ...
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ICC Calibration (Profile) for more bright black on LED screen

I have an IPS LED screen and I don't like its black because it is very dark. I know it's a bit strange (is it?) but I want the black to be more bright (that means grey) without white becoming darker. ...
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What setup or software do I need to see/ have live access to images as I take them from a DSLR?

Is there a setup that I can have that allows me to have access to the images being taken from a DSLR. That way I can select the one I want and change the name on the spot etc... The camera that I'm ...
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Using Lightroom filters to answer: What ND Grad to buy first?

The question what ND graduated filter to get first is quite hard to answer. See: What ND Grad to buy first? I had the idea to look at the images I already have taken in situations where I would liked ...
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Using FF lens on APS-C changes lens aperture value?

Someone told me that hen using Full frame lens on APS-C camera (1.5x crop factor) in addition to multiplying focal length by crop factor (e.g. 35mm * 1.5 = 52mm actual focal length on APS-C) you also ...
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What does the Apple .aae file extension stand for?

What does the Apple .aae file extension stand for? I presume it stands for something, as file extensions usually do. Arbitrary Apple Extension is my best guess, but Google offers no results.
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How to get SD card to import photos into one folder each time loaded

How to fix photos loading in one picture at a time when you load an SD card? It used to ask you when up put in each SD card how to handle, now it doesn't. If I look at Settings/Devices/Autoplay - it's ...
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Noise reduction, upload to shutterstock declined

would you be able to help please with any feedback on the photo I've taken. I've tried to submit it to the Shutterstock but it was rejected with the following comment: Noise / Film Grain: Content ...
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Is DOF in macro depending to method?

I know that the closer the distance to your subject is, the smaller the DOF is. This is true for macro lense, diopters, extension tubes, reverse lenses etc. But suppose I have a magnification of 1:1, ...
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Creating a LUT in Photoshop with a Vignette

I’m trying to create an LUT in Photoshop that includes a vignette that makes the centre of the image brighter. I would usually achieve this effect by creating a new fill layer (new gradient fill), ...
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Is there a print on demand service like Threadless but for fine art prints? [closed]

I like whitewall or bayphoto quality but i'm wondering if there is a way where I don't need to take care of the process of ordering from them and ship to the final customer but do all it one step by ...
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Why does light-colored skin look different in black and white versus digitally desaturated versions of color originals

One friend, who was a photographer, commented that a desaturated photograph of light-skinned people looks like they have a suntan compared to a true black and white picture of the same skin, and ...
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I have a photo taken with a cell phone in the dark the subject is unrecognizable how do i edit this to see what was in the photo?

The photo was taken with a cell phone in the dark.. the subject is unrecognizable when I start adding brightness contrast and highlights it makes it too pixily and even more confusing! What order ...
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How to rename recovered video files based on date and duration? [closed]

Realizing that I had not copied trip videos before I had reformatted and reused the memory card made me first bang my head against the desk, then trying to recover what's still left on the card. I ...
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Calculate lens FOV difference between Full-frame and APS-C sensors?

According to manufacturer specs 20mm lens has Field of View 94 degrees on FF (35mm) sensor and 70 degrees on APS-C sensor. Another 35mm lens only has Field of View specified for FF (35mm) 63 degrees, ...
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How will the image be displayed/interpreted if I publish a JPEG online with no embedded color profile?

How will the image be displayed/interpreted if I publish a JPEG online with no embedded color profile? I use GIMP 2.10 on Windows 10 Home 64-bit.
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I can only see one filter at a time in photoshop

I am trying to reduce noise in an image by using the "reduce noise" filter + "surface blur", but i can only see one result at a time. I've tried using smart objects and also ...
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Is my monitor inhibiting my post processing?

My Acer x193w equals 1440 x 900, 0.283nm pitch, 16 million colors I am thinking of upgrading the display, I'm editing photos and wonder if my suspicion of not being able to appreciate the fine detail ...
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Metering red lights in film photography

I’m a film user and I measured this using a sekonic L508 meter. The light is led continuous light reflected to the ceiling. Why is the face detail blown when I used the light meter? Does red light ...
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Connecting my Godox SK400 II with my Godox X1R-C Receiver

Okay, so I finally want to delve into flash photography. But I'm having the hardest time connecting my Godox SK400 II with the X1R-C Receiver. According to the product features, the SK400 II has a ...
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What specifications does a macro lense need for a Thermal Seek CompactPro?

I'm getting into repairing electronics and would like to be able to look closer at failing components. The Zink Selenide lenses, that are being sold, are insanely overpriced. I can't find the focal ...
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battery not loading on film on camera

I have a Praktica M60 26mm Glass Lens camera and the battery ran out and i had to change it. when putting in new batteries, it won't work. any suggestions? i can't wind the film and it says 0 (...
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discarding Kodak Carousel trays

I am going through MANY old family slides, editing with extreme prejudice, and scanning. I'm going to have nearly 100 empty Kodak Carousel trays (both 80-slide and 140-slide varieties), and I'm not ...
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Tokina AT-X 120 Pro DX AF 11-20mm f/2.8 vs Tokina AT-X 11-20mm f/2.8 Pro DX

for my Canon 80D am looking for a wide angle fast lens. Am considering the Tokina 11-20mm f/2.8. Am confused though as I have found online two different names with apparently the same specifications. ...
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How do color values change mathematically as you change temperature and tint?

I was wondering what does color temperature do to your pixel's RGB/LAB values when you adjust it. I get that things get more yellow or more blue in the case of temperature, but what equation is ...
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Why does temperature in Lightroom go from blue to yellow instead of orange to bright blue?

I was wondering why Adobe chose to have color temperature compensation be the B-channel of the LAB spectrum, as it does not look at all like the kelvin spectrum. Does the B-channel compliment Kelvin ...
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How does Lightroom and PS guess color temperature?

I've been searching for weeks for what Lightroom and Photoshop use to determine your image's color temperature. People have said a lot about the kelvin scale and how to white balance, but this isn't ...
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DIY Visible light blocking filter (IR passing filter)

Which one is a better option (to block more visible light and to block less IR light), floppy disk or developed unexposed photographic film?
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External battery pack for Speedlight YN600EX-RT II [closed]

As from title I need an external battery-pack that can power the Yongnuo flash YN600EX-RT II. Can anyone suggest me some product?
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Why does my nikon 910 flash fires 2 short flashes before final fire

I am using Nikon D750 camera and Nikon Sb910 flash. I am missing the timing of action because of this delay of flash firing.
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How to efficiently stop metadata being in my photos?

For privacy reasons, I would like to ensure that any photos I publish do not have any metadata in them. At the moment, I'm deleting the EXIF data via copy-and-paste in Photoshop, which is a very ...
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Is a classic analogue printed film photo CMYK?

The ultimate point I'm trying to solve here is - is there any point in scanning printed photos with a wider gamut than sRGB? I'm assuming such as standard analogue Kodak negative film printed to ...
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Which lens should i choose for bokeh while video streaming?

I don't understand this lens topic. I watched so many videos and now i have more questions. I have a Canon M200 for streaming. I want nice bokeh effect for my background and silence auto focus. ...
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Magnification percentage meaning

How do I convert from the percent magnification that many photo editing apps use to times magnification? For example, if I have taken a photo at 30mm and then zoom to 100% percent in Lightroom, what ...
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Are previews compatible between Lightroom versions?

Lightroom creates a folder to store previews next to each catalog. This folder is named <CATALOG> Previews.lrdata so when a new version of Lightoom Classic is installed and migrates the catalog, ...
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Detecting very dark and very bright images in collection

I have established a vast photo collection over the past years. I did not always thoroughly delete bad shots before putting them onto my drive. I am looking for an approach (software, script, filters) ...
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SLR light meter won't turn off and inaccurate

I had my ricoh xr500 CLA'd (i.e. sent to service) a few days ago. I noticed the light meter no longer shuts off and it does not display accurate measurements. Before I had it CLA'd the meter is ...
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Maximum useful resolution for scanning 35mm film

I have no particular project in mind so I'm just asking in order to have a better understanding: Let's say I'm an artist shooting pictures with a 35mm camera and my point would be to make really big ...

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