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Altering a photo so that it departs from reality in some significant way.
family of mirror-less interchangeable lens camera made by Sony
a generic term for the act of transmitting files from one device to another, or over a computer network.
one million pixels, and is a term used not only for the number of pixels in an image, but to express the number of image sensor elements of digital cameras or the number of …
for questions about photography accessories.
a family of free and Open Source operation systems.
A head sits atop the tripod legs. Common types of heads are ballheads, 3-way, and 2-way.
The spatial relationship between the camera and various objects within the field of view of a scene.
a type of documentary photography that features subjects in candid situations within public places such as streets, parks, beaches, malls, political conventions and other setting…
The f-stop of an optical system expresses the diameter of the entrance pupil in terms of the focal length of the lens; in simpler terms, the f-stop is the focal length divided by the "effective" apert…
a genre of photography which covers photography of animals in their natural habitat
Electronic visual displays for computers.
A high-end full-frame DSLR from Canon, released in 2012.
a midrange DSLR produced by Canon. It was released in late 2012.
used with interchangeable lenses to focus closer, useful in macro photography. The tube contains no optical elements; its sole purpose is to move the lens farther from the image…
room where a photographer shoots pictures. Specialized lighting equipment and other photography gear might also be present there.
a feature in many modern cameras that allows the user to measure light levels through the lens that will capture the picture.
a duplicate intended to be kept in case of problems with an original. Such as a backup camera or a backup copy of some images.
a workshop used by photographers working with photographic film to make prints and carry out other associated tasks. It is a room that can be made completely dark to allow the processing…
an ultrawide-angle lens that produces strong visual distortion intended to create a wide panoramic or hemispherical image. Much like that of looking through a fish bowl.
made apparent by increasing the ISO setting. This noise is primarily random "photon shot" noise, and usually has little to do with the electronics of the camera.
Error in computer data (of a picture) during reading, writing, transferring, processing etc.
the difference in luminance and/or colour that makes an object (or its representation in an image or display) distinguishable.
Questions regarding the Apple Mac hardware, and by extension the macOS operating system.
Pertains to the visual artifacts resulting from lens flare, methods of creating such effects, or methods to avoid such effects.
an entry-level camera from Nikon introduced in 2014. It is a minor update of the older D3200, but did launch with a new, collapsible, kit lens.
Pertaining to the physical and functional design of camera bodies.
Comparison of various aspects of digital photography against film photography.
an open RAW format from Adobe, used by all Adobe product and is beginning to be used by additional products.
Questions about how to photograph the Moon.
for issues that are specific to shooting/stitching 360º or 360ºx180º panoramas, rather than questions suitable for all panoramas.
The workflow involving the storage, organization, tagging, and cataloguing of digital images, particularly with software such as Aperture, iPhoto and Adobe Lightroom.
Use for questions about showing off photographs (either on screen or in print). Not for questions about computer monitors or camera LCD screens — those have their own tags.