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transmitter and receiver units which enable off-camera flash
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Questions about how much of the scene a camera can see, and what can affect how much is seen.
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A mid-range, 16MP cropped-sensor DSLR from Nikon introduced in 2010. Superseded by the 24MP D7100 in 2013.
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The approach and skills for the actual capture of a photograph with a camera.
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A lens that has a single focal length.
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The Canon 550D is a popular DSLR camera released in 2010 as part of Canon's entry-level "Digital Rebel" series. Also known as the T2i.
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Secure Digital (SD) memory cards
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Analysis of an image to determine setup and techniques that could be used to achieve certain properties of the image.
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A smartphone is a telephone that is also capable of running programs, usually called Apps. They almost always have cameras in them.
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Advice for journeys, including what equipment to use and how to take photographs of landmarks and other vistas.
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Triggering camera shutter from distance to avoid shake or for convenience.
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The legal term that protects ownership of creative works and restrictions as to how those works may be used by others.
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Questions about photography using 35mm film or a digital sensor of equivalent size.
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A mid-range consumer DSLR from Nikon which was released in 2011.
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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.…
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The means and methodologies of safely and effectively keeping equipment, prints, and other photography-related items around the home or for travel.
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Bokeh describes the visual quality of the out-of-focus areas of a photograph.
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shooting with a computer connected to the camera for control and/or instant transfer of images
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The function of digital cameras that shows a live view from the imaging sensor on an LCD display.
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GIMP (GNU Image Manipulation Program) is an open source, and freely distributed piece of software used for photo manipulation and retouching.
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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…
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Questions about the non-lens portion of cameras that have interchangeable lenses
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a lens defect which causes straight lines to be curved or bowed
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In manual exposure mode, the photographer chooses both aperture and shutter speed for exposure.
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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,…
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Apple Aperture is one of several professional level photo editing and management tools. It is commonly compared to Adobe Lightroom.
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Questions about ExifTool, a popular, free, open-source command-line tool for reading and writing image metadata.
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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…
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a type of filter used to reduce oblique reflections and increase color saturation
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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…
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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…
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A "kit" lens is a lens included with a camera body at time of purchase.
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For questions about troubleshooting error messages encountered in any aspect of photography, from capture to printing.
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Optical devices used between camera and lens to magnify middle part of projected image, effectively turning the lens into a longer (but slower) one.
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Not playing organized games with cameras, but rather the genre of photography which deals with taking pictures of the action.
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Compatibility is a state in which two devices can work together. In photography compatible gear can be used together. An example of this is a lens and a camera sharing the same mount.
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