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How can I make these winter real estate photos look like summer photos?

You aren't going to be able to make your yard look like summer, in winter. What you can do is slow down (you said you were rushed), properly frame and compose the images, shoot in RAW, and shoot at a ...
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How can I make these winter real estate photos look like summer photos?

Apart from what others have suggested (shooting raw, playing with white balance and saturation, shooting at golden hour...) I would try and change your composition a little. Try taking a shot from a ...
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How can I make these winter real estate photos look like summer photos?

This is how to sell your house, but it's just wrong. Taking photos There's so little light that it barely casts shadows. Regardless of how much light there is in winter, taking the photo when the sun ...
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How can I make these winter real estate photos look like summer photos?

Don't stand directly in front of the house. That angle is boring. Move to the side if possible to capture the angles of the structure. You may have to get a lens with a low focal length (14mm or ...
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Is the Sony "NEX-F3" compatible with "NEX 3" lenses?

Lenses advertised as using the Sony E-mount (Wikipedia) are compatible with Sony NEX cameras, including your NEX-F3. The Meike-E-35-1.7 lens you linked to has an E-mount bayonet, so it is compatible ...
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How can I make these winter real estate photos look like summer photos?

Ideally, go back in a summer month to photograph it. But if this is what you have to work with some starting points: Replace the sky with something blue and has some clouds. Get rid of the barren ...
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How can I make these winter real estate photos look like summer photos?

Start by shooting camera raw files. Even if the following is beyond you (or your tools), make the full raw file available in dropbox or something like that, referenced in your post: people may help ...
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How can I make these winter real estate photos look like summer photos?

In addition to what others have said, here are some suggestions. Just as with landscapes, shoot at sunrise/sunset to get golden light on everything. One trick I've seen for outdoor shots of houses is ...
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What focusing points are used with a Sony A6300 camera + LA-EA4 lens adapter?

However, with the LA-EA4 the A6300 is attached to an adaptor WHICH CONTAINS an extremely limited number of phase focusing points and the camera is 'looking through' a half stop ND filter.Ideally the ...
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Can I connect a SONY NEX-5 to a computer to take pictures?

No, NEX-5 is not supported for remote shooting while tethering with computer. There are two free software programs from Sony both for Win and Mac, here you can see full list of supported cameras. ...
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Is there a way to use my phone's dual LED flash with my NEX?

The true-tone flash works for photos as well as while recording a video. If you start recording a video with the flash on, it should stay on and you could point it at the subject while taking the ...
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How can I get my Sony a5000 to shoot 2 fps while tethered?

It was a problem with the library I was using for tethering (libgphoto2). I posted the bug in their github and they made a patch for all sony cameras. Works fine now. More info here
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Battery grip for sony cameras

One possible reason is that the NEX-F2's card slot is under the bottom, so a grip would have to either: leave space for card access (and so would not have much space for batteries) completely lock up ...
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How can I make these winter real estate photos look like summer photos?

I'm not sure this is necessarily feasible, but I'd give up the idea of making it look like summer. And, if you have the time, money, and effort to put into it, learn to light the house, and then shoot ...
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How do I get my Sony A7 II to avoid over-exposure and look more like my Canon camera?

Something odd is going on here. Here's the histogram for the lower image (since that doesn't have red drawn on it). You can see that not only are the highlights not blown out, but there's actually ...
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Is the Sony "NEX-F3" compatible with "NEX 3" lenses?

As stated in the lens description, the Meike is a e-mount lens, so yes it is compatible with your camera (it is even listed in the description). As for the Helios, this is a readily available (and ...
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Can I get high-speed sync with an iISO-hotshoe Sony body, a Godox speedlight, and a hotshoe adapter?

No. That adapter won't work for HSS. That adapts the iISO hotshoe to an ISO "universal" hotshoe, but that only communicates the sync (fire) signal, not the full hotshoe communication ...
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Can I set my Sony A7 ISO to only use full stop settings?

I don't think so. I'm not seeing anything in the user manual that lets you change the scale of ISO settings. You can switch exposure compensation, shutter speed, and aperture settings to go from 1/3 ...
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How do I get my Sony A7 II to avoid over-exposure and look more like my Canon camera?

There are few factors at play here. The most difficult part in answering this is not knowing which settings you used on your Canon and which ones you are using now, so I'll give you a list of possible ...
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Why are external hotshoe flashes firing early in PTTL mode and not at all in manual on my A6000?

It sounds like there might be a fault on the camera hot shoe. The HVL-F32M and TT350S should both work correctly on the hotshoe. Have you done a visual inspection of the camera's hotshoe, ...
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What focusing points are used with a Sony A6300 camera + LA-EA4 lens adapter?

The LA-EA4 uses the adapters AF sensors only and not the cameras, however LA-EA3 uses the cameras AF point and are therefore recommended for the A6300 (but not for the A6000), but doesn't have AF ...
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Can you use a Krasnogorsk lens (from the 16mm movie camera) on a Sony NEX camera?

Krasnogorsk-3 has a Pentax M42x1 mount, though may be some models with Krasnogorsk bayonet mount. The lens mounted is the Meteor 5-1. f1.9 /17-69mm You can mount the M42 lens in mirrorless cameras, ...
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Remote Control for Sony NEX 5 with bracketed images

The Sony RMTDSLR2 remote states in the description (bolding mine): Features Video record start/stop. Remote shutter release control. Single Shot, Burst, 2 Second Self Timer control. ...
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When does the Sony NEX-5R use release priority?

As I understand it, focus priority delays the shot till focus is achieved, while release priority potentially takes a mis-focused shot. More or less. Many cameras with focus priority will refuse to ...
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Is there an affordable ultra-wide-angle lens for the NEX?

The market has changed a lot in the 5 years since the question was posted. Samyang / Rokinon 12mm F2 is your best bet these days for a cheaper rectilinear wide aps-c e mount lens. This is manual ...
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