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Size matters! Electronic cameras capture images using a light-sensitive imaging chip. The surface of this chip is covered with tiny sites that generate an electrical charge when hit by light. The amount of this charge is hardly measurable and thus photographically useless. Both a large camera and a phone camera must apply amplification to bolster the charge ...


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In order to suggest lenses, we first have to identify what types of bokeh you are interested in, and which lenses exhibit those types of bokeh. "Soap Bubble" bokeh The first image is a very good example of so-called "soap bubble" bokeh, because, well, it looks a lot like soap bubbles floating around. There are two primary ways of creating ...


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The primary reason both images look blurry is because in both of them the point of sharpest focus is closer than most of the scene. Shooting with a wide open aperture minimizes depth of field, so things not at the focus distance get blurrier and blurrier fairly noticeably as they are further behind or in front of the focus distance. In the first image the ...


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Why are most smartphone cameras poor at capturing photos during the nighttime compared to DSLR cameras? Because they usually attempt to expose the entire to frame to average out to a medium brightness about halfway between pure black and pure white. When most of the frame should be black, they usually get it wrong and will blow out any small, bright light ...


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Your shutter button could be defective. If it is, then consider using back button focusing (repurposes the AE-L button as focus). It's a lot cheaper than getting your camera fixed. There are many tutorials on line. I like this tutorial since it explains a number of options. It takes some time to become accustomed to this technique. I set mine up for AF-C ...


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If Auto ISO is selecting ISO 25600 at f/1.8 and 1/50 seconds, that means the light you are shooting in is VERY dim. It is equivalent to proper exposure for about EV -1. It might not be enough light for the AF system on your D7200 to function properly, particularly if your focus target does not have a strong amount of contrast. Even though the AF system of ...


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According to the Nikon Camera and Lens Compatibility Chart at Nikonians.org, no, you will not be able to use Program or Shutter-priority modes on your N90s with AI, AI-S, or E-series lenses. Quoting a section from the chart: Nikon Film SLR ... AI,AI-S,E N90s/F90x ... MF1,2 Notes MF Manual Focus 1 Only in A (Aperture Priority) or M (Manual) modes. ...


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I'm afraid the answer referencing the meaning of the roman numeral two is incorrect. According to Nikon; "The Roman numeral you see in the printed name and on the lens barrel means the second generation of that particular lens." https://www.nikonusa.com/en/learn-and-explore/a/tips-and-techniques/how-to-read-your-nikkor-lens-barrel.html I suppose ...


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Though Nikon no longer markets the EN-EL5 battery, there are still plenty of third party manufacturers that do offer compatible EN-EL5 replacements. Here in the United States, they're offered by retailers such as B&H. On amazon.com there are a wide variety of third party EN-EL5 batteries and chargers available. I'm a Canon shooter whose last several ...


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Watson makes a replacement battery for the EN-EL5. B&H Photo carries this battery for $15.


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According to page 213 of the User Manual, the Nikon P500 uses a EN-EL5 battery. The Nikon EP-62A AC adapter is compatible with the P500, and replaces the battery in the camera with a battery-shaped adapter that can be plugged into an external power source.


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