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A tag is a keyword or label that categorizes your question with other, similar questions. Using the right tags makes it easier for others to find and answer your question.

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is an activity performed by a device that optically scans images, printed text, handwriting, or an object, and converts it to a digital image. Common examples found in offices are variations of the de…
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A mid-range consumer DSLR from Nikon which was released in 2011.
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Photographic math — equations, formulas, algorithms related to making or processing images.
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'Wireless Flash' refers to the technology/products used to trigger/control one or more flash units using either radio transmissions or bursts of visible light. This can be convenient for a photographe…
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Secure Digital (SD) memory cards
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Triggering camera shutter from distance to avoid shake or for convenience.
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transmitter and receiver units which enable off-camera flash
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Smart phone produced by Apple Inc.
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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 how much of the scene a camera can see, and what can affect how much is seen.
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Questions about the non-lens portion of cameras that have interchangeable lenses
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one of several professional level photo editing and management tools. It is commonly compared to Adobe Lightroom.
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Questions about photography using 35mm film or a digital sensor of equivalent size.
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Bokeh describes the visual quality of the out-of-focus areas of a photograph.
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In manual exposure mode, the photographer chooses both aperture and shutter speed for exposure.
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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 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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The function of digital cameras that shows a live view from the imaging sensor on an LCD display.
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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…
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a popular DSLR camera released in 2011 as part of Canon's entry-level "Digital Rebel" series. Also known as the T3i.
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a lens included with a camera body at time of purchase.
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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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reduce oblique reflections and increase color saturation
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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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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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a lens defect which causes straight lines to be curved or bowed
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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…
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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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a telephone that is also capable of running programs, usually called Apps. They almost always have cameras in them.
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Questions about resources on the World Wide Web or about photography-related web technologies, including those related to promotion of a photography business.
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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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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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Questions about running a photography business. May include topics such as pricing, legal, licensing, contract, or others.
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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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Questions pertaining to version 4 of Adobe Photoshop Lightroom, a popular image management and editing application. This tag relates specifically to version 4, which was released in March 2012.
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an open source, and freely distributed piece of software used for photo manipulation and retouching.