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Michael C
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34 votes
8 answers
31k views

Is there any practical difference between saving at 300ppi or 72ppi?

17 votes
5 answers
1k views

How can I use a histogram to expose correctly when the scene is very dark?

13 votes
4 answers
13k views

Why is a physical anti-aliasing filter still needed on modern DSLRs?

12 votes
3 answers
13k views

Continuous Bursts of Many Short Exposures vs. A Few Long Exposures for Astrophotography?

10 votes
2 answers
2k views

What is the "Sunny 16" rule of thumb?

9 votes
3 answers
7k views

Hot, stuck, or dead pixels. What's the difference?

8 votes
2 answers
2k views

Do I still need to use color filters for images that are to be presented in monochrome (B&W)?

7 votes
2 answers
11k views

How do you determine the acceptable Circle of Confusion for a particular photo?

5 votes
1 answer
1k views

How does a circular polarizer affect the "stars" from strong lights at night?

4 votes
2 answers
2k views

How does photography (as opposed to physics) define "focal-plane"?

3 votes
2 answers
252 views

Why do viewing conditions affect Depth of Field?

3 votes
2 answers
4k views

What is DX film encoding?

2 votes
1 answer
4k views

What does "Di III" in a Tamron lens model name mean?

2 votes
1 answer
2k views

Why does using Canon's Digital Lens Optimizer double the size of a RAW file?

1 vote
3 answers
827 views

Can I save color images while reviewing them in B&W with an EOS camera?

1 vote
2 answers
221 views

What is a "deported" flash?

0 votes
1 answer
954 views

What strap comes with the EOS 1DX Mark II?

-2 votes
2 answers
280 views

Is there a universal "safe" torque to use on the focus and zoom rings of all cinema lenses?