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Development issue with Bergger Pancro 400

I have been developing my own black and white film for some time now, and did not have much problems so far. But recently, I have noticed strange forms on a 120 roll of Bergger Pancro 400. I do not ...
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Lumix G85 - Black Corner regardless of lens and no hood - please help

I have owned a Panasonic Lumix G85 for about a year. This month, I've started getting a black area on the left corner of my images, which you can also see on the EVF. I can't see anything on the ...
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Mold Spread On Slides

I am scanning my fathers slides that got damaged last year in a move. They have been in slide magazines (Airequipt) for years. Moving day, last year, the moving boxes they were in had gotten wet. I ...
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Shutter button depresses all the way, but does not fire the shutter, and the film advance lever is stuck - Konica Autoreflex T

I moved the shutter speed dial while the film transport lever was half-cocked and now the shutter does not work. Shutter depresses all the way and film transport lever does not move from the starting ...
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How do I set up a Godox X2Tc to control a Canon Speedlite 430 EXII

I have a Godox X2Tc and a Godox X1Rc. I want to control my Canon Speedlite 430 EXII. (I also have a Godox V1, which is a beautiful thing!) I have the Canon Speedlite attached to the Godox receiver, so ...
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How to get close to 180 degrees with minimal fisheye look on iPhone X or 11?

I'm trying to film my rugby practices with my iPhone and wondering what is the best lens to use to capture the entire field without much that fish eye look? I noticed that the new iPhone 11 (Pro) ...
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Does a large scratch in an ND filter affect image quality?

I noticed a used 10-stop ND filter for sale, at exactly the size I want, at a price of 15% of a new filter, except with shipping it's 21% of the price of a new filter with shipping. The catch? It has ...
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Do aperture blades move between each shot in burst mode?

Most professional cameras have a burst mode function. Furthermore, if the camera is SLR, the optical viewfinder shows what happens between the images in the burst, but when an image is taken, there is ...
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Which of these pictures look better? [on hold]

I am new to photography and I don’t like to take a lot of pictures of myself so I would like help deciding whether these pictures are good or not. My self esteem has been really down lately so if you ...
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Buy my first camera [on hold]

I am a complete beginner and want to make my first camera purchase for video making and photography (targeting filmmaking). Can you suggest a camera that is simple to start with and can learn on? Also ...
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Metz 58-1 Digital Flash problem

I have a the Met 58-1 Digital Flash, I have not used it in in one month maybe less. Today I was going to use it and when i turn it on, give it a bit to warm up, but when i press the flash button on ...
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will my lenses for my Canon Rebel XTi work on a new Canon EOS Rebel T7i [duplicate]

I want to upgrade from my old Canon EOS Rebel XTI to a Canon EOS Rebel T7i. Will my existing lenses work on the T7i?
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35mm film camera's (minolta, freedom 1) reverse sound won't stop going. Help please?

I wanted to take out my film from my camera. I pressed the reverse button on the bottom of the camera and this is where my problems started. It made the noise but the number wasn't going down and the ...
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What does Canon digital lens optimizer (DLO) do exactly?

Recent Canon cameras (example: EOS RP) have a function called Digital Lens Optimizer (DLO). The Canon Digital Photo Professional (DPP) software also has the same DLO feature. Apparently, DLO is ...
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How to remove bulb mode on canonet ql 19?

I was testing my canon ql19 which seems to be in perfect working order. However I pressed the safety catch and set the camera to bulb mode and I can now not turn the ring back again. How are you meant ...
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Can I generate a colour photo from a RAW file in Capture One?

I have used film simulation in my fujifilm x-t20 to take some B&W shots The camera is actually capable to change the film simulation after the fact. I can actually recreate a colour from the ...
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Software for converting a series of jpg or raw files into an animation

I've tried Imagej, MakeAVI, and Virtualdub Imagej gives me a black movie a few seconds long. MakeAVI gives me an "unreadable" file. Virtualdub sort of works but the pictures are very pixelated. Hours ...
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How do I get rid of distortion in pictures of distant objects photographed with a telephoto lens?

Here is a terrible example of my issue: Technical data: Canon EOS 70D + Canon EF 100–400 mm f/4–5.6 L IS, ISO 320, 400 mm, 1/500 sec, f/10. Is this issue caused by air turbulences over the water? ...
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Is there anything I can do to capture good landscape shots in bright sunlight?

Whenever I try to take a photo in bright sunlight, I usually end up with something like this: It looks somewhat acceptable, but far from what this scene would look like at sunrise or sunset. Is ...
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Crop a video with a different ratio [on hold]

I have recorded a 1920x1080 video, it looks like the follows in imovie: I want to crop the left half side of the screen. But when I click on crop, it always keeps ratio. In Final cut pro, it is the ...
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What is the procedure for organizing photos?

This question has arisen from this post: Lost card and no backup This crisis happened because I did not backup the SD card. This is how I organize photos today... Create a directory based on year ...
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Is HSS open or closed loop? Does it work in complete darkness?

Some cameras and flashes have support for high-speed-sync for using flash with such high shutter speeds that the shutter is never fully open at the same time in all locations across the sensor area. ...
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Compression-Like artifacts in Lightroom-Edited Canon RAW Image

Recently I generated a night-sky panorama image. I imported several .cr2 images into Lightroom, exported them as .tif without any adjustments and stitched them together in PTGui. The resulting image ...
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How can i perfectly photoshoot clothing so all the details will be clear and look also like 3D?

I would like to know the best way to photoshoot clothing so it will be perfect to show on e-shop . The details of the clothing must be very clear and look like 3D. Please let me know what i must use ( ...
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Black Object In Some Pictures

I've got a squeaky Canon AE-1 Program, and in some pictures, a black object would appear. I've emailed a CLA place near me, and he quote: " You have something floating around your film frame.....
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Why don’t low light cameras just use bigger sensors?

This might be a stupid question, but I have just been interested in low light photography and how these new cameras have clean ultra high ISO and such. Why don’t these low light cameras use bigger ...
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Why does this smartphone picture show a “disconnected” body?

This picture was taken at the beach around 11 am in the morning , using Samsung J4 plus with its natural camera
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Remote trigger Canon 580 EX II with YNE-3 RX and YN-E3-RT?

So, I have a Canon 580 EX II and a YNE-3 RX remote trigger that I control with a YN-E3-RT transmitter. According to what I read this should work. The transmitter has the flash icon for HSS enabled, ...
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How to mount a Vivitar series 1 lens to a Nikon D5300?

What lens adapter would I use to attach a Vivitar Series 1 lens to a Nikon D5300?
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why won't my photos compress past a certain size?

I'm having issues compressing my film scans to a suitable size for use on my website. for example, I have a .jpg file with a size of 17.4 MB. I opened the photo in Photoshop and tried two methods: ...
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How can I photograph an item which glows on a white background, without losing its glow?

I have an item which I need to photograph on a white background. It is a light brown coloured teddy bear with an LED in its tummy. When in the dark the LED glows brightly through its tummy, but when ...
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Making a studio [on hold]

I am a beginner and have taken a photography training course. I want to create a studio at my home. I am interested in product photography and modeling. Please suggest what type of softbox kit should ...
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How to test if the shutter of a canonet ql-17 is still working?

I want to get in to analog photography and want to check if my dads old canon still works, especially if the shutter is still in working order (as that model seems to suffer from sticky shutter blades)...
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Why did they ever make smaller than full-frame sensors?

You will occasionally encounter articles about how awesome full-frame cameras are. Lot of that is probably over-enthusiasm over a new piece of equipment or simple marketing, but it seems to me that at ...
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Google Photos with multiple phones and cameras

What are good workflows to follow with Google Photos? My situation/requirements: Multiple iPhones (household phones - mine, wife, kids) Multiple cameras/sd cards Massive amount of photos to import ...
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How to identify main subject of the photo and set focus?

I am using Nikon D5600. While on street photo shoot, I clicked a couple of photos and submitted on one of the stock photo website. Few photos got approved whereas few were rejected with a comment. ...
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Are 72 dpi and 300 dpi images with the same resolution the same quality? [duplicate]

I have a lot of travel photos I was hoping to sell as downloadable prints on Etsy but do not know how the whole dpi thing works. When I click on the properties of my picture on my computer it says ...
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What is the optimal Resolution setting to send raw photo from Capture One to Aurora

I am trying to send a group of raw photo from Capture One to Aurora in order to create a HDR image. A dialog box pops up when I do so I think most options are ok except 'Resolution': I am not sure ...
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What affects DOF more…distance to subject or focal length?

Say I want shoot a butterfly. My goal is to make sure the butterfly fills the frame. I can do this in two ways...I can use zoom or I can simply move the camera closer to the subject. Which will ...
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One transparent negative when developing 2 rolls at once

I am having trouble developing my rolls of film. I have had two casualties today. The first time I developed 3 rolls at once with one liter of solution, consisting of 250mL of Kodak D-76 to 750mL ...
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Tips and tricks for photo editing on small screen

Often happens that I overdone sharpness or other slider during mobile edits, where result is visible only on large screen. Do you have any tips how to be sure that photo edited on small screen will ...
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AF and manual not working

I have Tamron 24-70 with a focussing ring which simply spins without engaging the lens and needless to say doesn't work through the camera either. Any ideas?
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What causes this bloom with an old telephoto lens?

I recently got a Görlitz-Meyer Optik Telemegor 250mm F5.5 I am using this telephoto-lens on my Sony a6300 APS-C camera and I like it. The problem I currently have is, that I get a lot of "bloom" in ...
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How do i find the distance required to resolve a point on a page from a mobile camera?

Given all details such as focal length , aperture etc , how can i find the size of a point on a paper that is at a given distance from a mobile camera ? Or vica versa , the distance required to ...
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Why does Panasonic/Lumix use Micro Four Thirds?

Simple question really. Why do these cameras use micro four thirds?
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Why buy a Pentax K1-II over Pentax K1?

I have looking for my dream DSLR with sensor shifting thus pure color along with no low pass filter. I fail to see any differences other than tripled max ISO but why buy the second gen Pentax K1? ...
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What lenses do I need for all around travel and wildlife photography? [closed]

I ordered a Canon 90D camera, body only. I am looking for suggestions on the best walk around lens for traveling. I like to take landscape and wildlife pictures. I assume I would need two lenses for ...
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How do I prevent washed out photos with an Olympus Mju II on sunny days?

Whenever I use my Olympus Mju II with ISO 200 film on a warm very sunny day, the photos come out washed out. I need help with what proper film to use.
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Canon EOS 600D screen froze and now not starting

I was trying to use my EOS 600 D after around 6 months today. When I switched it on in the morning, it was working fine and the. The LCD screen froze. I switched off the camera but still the LCD ...
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Distance faces never sharp/clear. Too picky?

I have been using my DSLR or years, using manual from the start, though took a step back or a while. I understand ISO, shutter speed, and I thought aperture but now I am wondering if that is my issue. ...

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