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I think your premise is basically flawed. Every DSLR maker gives a fancy marketing name to their processor chain and hypes it in press releases for new cameras. For example, Canon calls theirs "DIGIC", and touts it as part of a their digital trinity (the other two parts being designed-for-digital lenses and the sensor). The Canon DIGIC 5+ Image ...


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I believe as I am the copyright holder this would be OK, even if there is no model release, right? Or would I have to make them sign a model release so I could use the photos of them on my site? Regardless of what you can get away with under your local laws and the terms of your contract, why would you use those photos against your client's wishes? As a ...


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Many stats that are traditionally thought of as being the "sensor" are actually a result of the actions of the sensor, the A/D converter and the image processing chip. They may be physically distinct parts, but they work very closely together. Many of the "sensor" characteristics go beyond simply the light sensitive portion of the sensor. They include how ...


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Talking about digital cameras the reason is no so complex. Manufacturers target different markets in sense of simplicity of operation, size and cost. P&S (Point and shoot) cameras are much smaller compared to semi-pro or pro cameras, much cheaper and much sample to operate. They are mostly for people who want to take photo for memory w/o thinking about ...


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Others have pointed out that manufacturers do market their processing units as being unique and superior to the competition. Perhaps your perception is based on the fact that the coverage by photo review sites and the press doesn't pay as much attention to that end of things as they do to the specifications of the sensor. Keep in mind that most enthusiasts ...


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Instead of timelapse, it is more like Hyperlapse. The difference, IMHO is that Timelapse is using a fixed camera, and hyper-lapse the camera is moving, in this case with the subjet in the same relative position. Some tips on this other answer: How to reposition subject in the same place and pose in a series of images over time


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There is only one reason that any camera is unable to save raw data: The manufacturer did not make the camera able to save raw data. Anyone not involved in the design and manufacture of digital cameras can only guess the manufacturers' motivations. (Why didn't your favorite sports team make your favorite play? Because the coach or whomever decided against it....


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IMO, The fastest way to earn cash in photography is to shoot portraiture, this will also help you in building your profile, if you have $500 to spend there are lots of strobe kits that will be in this budget and will serve you great. It may be hard to get your first clients to pay you money so what you can do is you offer for free at the beginning till you ...


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There are lots of sites where aspiring and professional models, photographers and make-up artists can find each other and arrange shoots. You'll almost certainly be able to find someone who is willing to work for free and in the evenings or at weekends because they're in the same boat as you - in full time work and wanting to put a portfolio together. Have ...


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Learn how to stitch photos together. Here is a low-res version of a photo stitch I did. I am very pleased with the results and have received many positive remarks about it By the way, this was done handheld with no special equipment. It was made from about 30 individual shots taken with an 80 mm lens and a crop-sensor camera. Here's another, done using a ...


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