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Why do people recommend 50mm or other prime lenses as starting lenses for learning photography?
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Is there a software to automatically crop a scan of multiple images?
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Why do wide angle prime lenses have relatively small apertures?
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Are DSLRs a dying breed, making now the time to switch to a mirrorless camera system?
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What features should one look for when selecting a flash?
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What are the limitations of a typical kit lens as a general purpose lens?
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Lens upgrade paths (sub $1000) for the EF-S 18-55mm IS kit lens for Canon APS-C cameras
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Does it make sense to get a non-macro and a macro of similar focal lengths?
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Is it better to upgrade Canon 18-55mm IS kit lens to the 18-200mm, or complement with 55-250mm?
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Are there any Canon EF-S prime lenses or tele-zooms?
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Which prime lens to get after the 18-55mm & 55-250mm?
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Is my Canon EF-S 15-85mm IS USM lens defective or par for course?
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Are the Canon 15-85mm + 50mm f/1.8 adequate substitutes for the 17-55mm f/2.8?
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What are the standard tests available to quantify lens parameters?
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Is there any post processing required for printing images?
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Aside from sharpness & speed, what are the benefits to photo composition\optical quality provided by premium lenses over their cheaper counterpart?
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How can I visualize or simulate the effect of different focal lengths?
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How does TTL flash work in manual exposure mode?
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How does tripod sensing image stabilization work on a lens?
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Why don't point & shoot cameras employ the oversampling technique of the Nokia Pureview 808?
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How do you trap focus on DSLRs without native support for it?
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Why does the camera default to ISO 400 in auto ISO mode with flash?
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How much different are the Tamron 17-50mm f/2.8 stabilized (VC) and non-stabilized versions?
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How can I evaluate the colour accuracy of my photos?
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What is the defect rate of lenses?
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How do I get started with off camera flash in the Canon ecosystem?
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Have cropped digital sensors reached their peak design limits?
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In what way will affordable high density displays affect photography?
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What kind of special effects can be created using polarizing filters?
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How can one measure the autofocus performance of a lens?