Jari Keinänen
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How to determine when I've lost interest in photography?
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I'm currently in a similar kind of a position (because of or despite the fact there is beautiful winter outside). And I think, as mattdm said, project is the way to go. But the hardest part in having ...

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How does Photoshop/Lightroom get the Colour temperature of a Raw image?
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It is in the EXIF data, but the info is under Canon tag. For any EXIF-related tasks, I wholeheartedly recommend ExifTool by Phil Harvey. Here's an example of a real file (which coincidentally was ...

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Canon Starter Level Lenses
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You have all of my sympathy, because a few years back I was in the exact same position as you are (well to be honest, I'm still on the budget). So, with only some point & shoot experience, this is ...

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What is the correct pronunciation of "bokeh"?
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IPA /bɒkɛ/ Source: Wiktionary It's worth noting that Wiktionary references Luminous Landscape articles and the other (which concerns pronounciation) is already covered in mattdm's answer. A short ...

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How can I convert an Apple iOS HEIF image into JPEG?
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Support for reading HEIF was added to ImageMagick 7.0.7-22, you have to install it with --with-libheif flag. e.g. on macOS with Homebrew: brew install imagemagick --with-libheif. If you have ...

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A website that can help me in choice of new lens?
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I think the lens search by specifications at Neocamera suits the most of your needs. You can specify the following criteria: Brand Mount Min crop factor Wides focal length Longest focal length ...

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DIY pinhole lens' aperture is ƒ00, which can't be changed and pictures turn out mostly black
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DSLRs read the aperture data from the lens via electronic connections. Reading ƒ/00 basically means that either there is no aperture data on the lens' chip or that there is no electronic connection at ...

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Can I apply a Photoshop smart filter to multiple layers, for a better sharpening workflow?
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Instead of merging the layers together, try to convert them to a Smart Object. The smart object contains all the original layer data (which also can be later edited — just double click the smart ...

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What format should I use to store photo copyright metadata in my JPG files?
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Good question: Copyright, Description, Creator and Date/Time are the only fields that are present in all three metadata formats (Exif, IPTC-IIM & XMP). Generally, when to use which Metadata ...

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Nude photography, any advice?
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The question in its current form is kind of broad—so broad that the answer could be a book. Keeping that in mind, I can give you few book recommendations of books I've flipped through. Books Nude ...

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What should a beginner buy with Nikon D90 and the kit lens?
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Mandatories: Camera body Lens Memory Card Nice to have, but totally optional: USB-cable (usually, if not always, comes with the camera body; and not even necessary if you have a memory card reader) ...

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Photoshop: Preview image with paper white?
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Check your options in View → Proof Setup → Custom... You can tune the display options there. To quickly toggle color proofing on/off choose View → Proof Colors. You could also use the ...

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What software lets me quickly browse and zoom images on a Mac?
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I've been looking for a similar kind of an app recently and the best light-weight software I could find was Xee. It really fills the gap between the Quick Look and Capture One - the other image ...

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Is Adobe Elements 9's version of Camera RAW the same as CS5s?
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It seems it is the same version. The Camera Raw 6.3 (which is the most current) update pages (Windows, OS X) both have links to Photoshop Elements ACR update and Premiere Elements ACR update pages. ...

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How well do dye-sublimation printers perform with black & white pictures?
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It seems that for e.g. Canon Selphy ES -line BWO (black, white, overcoating) cassettes are available. Also some fancy CMYO+Gold and CMYO+Silver options exist. It should be noted that those cassettes ...

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Is sips lossless when used for JPEG rotation?
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Is sips lossless when used for JPEG rotation? No. sips doesn't modify the image in place but rather regenerates a new image. You can use sips with no compression, but the result file will be bigger ...

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