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A lens that has a single focal length.
transmitter and receiver units which enable off-camera flash
Smart phone produced by Apple Inc.
Analysis of an image to determine setup and techniques that could be used to achieve certain properties of the image.
darktable is an open source photography workflow application and RAW developer. Apply this tag to questions about using darktable to process and enhance your image files. Do not use this tag to ask qu…
Questions about how much of the scene a camera can see, and what can affect how much is seen.
Secure Digital (SD) memory cards
Advice for journeys, including what equipment to use and how to take photographs of landmarks and other vistas.
Triggering camera shutter from distance to avoid shake or for convenience.
A mid-range consumer DSLR from Nikon which was released in 2011.
Questions about photography using 35mm film or a digital sensor of equivalent size.
The legal term that protects ownership of creative works and restrictions as to how those works may be used by others.
Bokeh describes the visual quality of the out-of-focus areas of a photograph.
shooting with a computer connected to the camera for control and/or instant transfer of images
Questions about the non-lens portion of cameras that have interchangeable lenses
A smartphone is a telephone that is also capable of running programs, usually called Apps. They almost always have cameras in them.
The means and methodologies of safely and effectively keeping equipment, prints, and other photography-related items around the home or for travel.
A colour space is a specific organization of colours. In combination with physical device profiling, it allows for reproducible representations of colour, in both analogue and digital representations.…
The function of digital cameras that shows a live view from the imaging sensor on an LCD display.
In manual exposure mode, the photographer chooses both aperture and shutter speed for exposure.
In photography, a neutral density filter (ND filter) can be a colorless or grey filter. An ideal neutral density filter reduces and/or modifies intensity of all wavelengths or colors of light equally,…
The aim of display calibration is to measure and/or adjust the color response of a device (input or output) to a known state. In International Color Consortium (ICC) terms, this is the basis for an ad…
Apple Aperture is one of several professional level photo editing and management tools. It is commonly compared to Adobe Lightroom.
GIMP (GNU Image Manipulation Program) is an open source, and freely distributed piece of software used for photo manipulation and retouching.
a type of filter used to reduce oblique reflections and increase color saturation
A "cropped sensor" is a digital imaging sensor smaller than the traditional film size for the system in which it is used. APS-C is a cropped-sensor format compared to traditional 35mm-film or to "full…
The Micro Four Thirds system is a standard that provides compatibility between cameras and lenses from several different manufacturers that adhere to the standard. One of the distinguishing feature…
a lens defect which causes straight lines to be curved or bowed
A "kit" lens is a lens included with a camera body at time of purchase.
Tamron is a Japanese company manufacturing photographic lenses, optical components and commercial/industrial-use optics. Tamron Headquarters is located in Saitama City in the Saitama Prefecture of Jap…
The Canon 600D is a popular DSLR camera released in 2011 as part of Canon's entry-level "Digital Rebel" series. Also known as the T3i.
Optical devices used between camera and lens to magnify middle part of projected image, effectively turning the lens into a longer (but slower) one.
Not playing organized games with cameras, but rather the genre of photography which deals with taking pictures of the action.
part of the editing process whereby unwanted portions are removed from the edges of an image
The Nikon D3100 is a 14.2 megapixel DX format DSLR Nikon F-mount camera announced by Nikon on August 19, 2010. It replaced the D3000 as Nikon's entry level DSLR, and itself was replaced by the D3200 i…