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Photographing: errors and tips
How to be photogenic, how to photograph a full face, how to behave during a photo shoot, how to photograph yourself ... There are questions in a photograph that, how…

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Stop the time. Short excerpts
This article describes how to stop time ’in pictures with the help of a camera. When photographing moving objects, it is possible to ‘stop’ them using a photo and see…

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How to choose a photographer
How to choose a photographer? What should I look for first? How not to make a mistake in your choice? Probably, these questions are asked by anyone who wanted to…

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How to photograph in the campaign

The question of how best to photograph in a campaign relates to general issues – how to photograph in general. But in the campaign for the photographer, and just for a person with a camera, there are nuances and additional features that can and should be taken into account.
And so, you first need to decide on what you are going on a hike – very often this is a big, huge backpack full of provisions, clothes, a tent and a sleeping bag, and also a guitar to boot. In the campaign is important every extra kilogram that carries people. Continue reading

The lenses. Myths and reality

Previously, the material described below was part of an article about types of lenses, but the article grew and broke into two separate parts.

When choosing a photo lens, many users of photographic equipment immediately want to get a high-aperture 50-fold superzoom lens with the possibility of macro photography, beautiful bokeh and ‘razor’ sharpness. Unfortunately, no such lens for cameras with interchangeable optics does not yet exist. Blame the laws of physics and the complexity of manufacturing. Continue reading

Crop Identification

This article is written in photographic slang and, moments, filled with my subjective opinions. This article describes the nuances of using crooked cameras and lenses that few people pay due attention to.

‘Crop’, ‘Crop’, ‘kropnuty camera’, роп kropnuty camera ’,‘ kropnuty matrix ’,‘ kropny sensor ’are synonymous with a camera with a reduced photosensitive element (matrix, film). These concepts are strongly intertwined with the concept of the crop factor and you can read the basic information about crop in the ‘Crop Factor‘ section. Continue reading

Viewfinder size

Modern digital mirror cameras are most often used for focusing the optical viewfinder. Amateur photographers call it simply ‘peephole‘. Abbreviated Optical Detector called OVI. OVI differ from each other in optical crystal, coating and zooming in, focusing displays, lightening and used LCD, LED displays. In this article I want to describe exactly the size of the HVI. Continue reading

Depth of Field Preview
Some cameras have a function to preview the depth of field. To understand how it works, you first need to know what the depth of field is, for example, you…

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What is TFP and TFCD and what they eat
Recently, especially in the conditions of the economic crisis, the term TFP, which in its most simplified form means free-of-charge photography, is increasingly heard among photographers and models. Those who…

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Chromatic aberrations
Chromatic aberrations in human language are color distortions that add to the original images of various kinds of parasitic distortions. If you are an amateur, and somewhere you heard that…

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What and how does the photo affect?
1. Photographer - the main element during the shooting. If there were no person, the camera would not turn on, not be installed in the correct position near the model…

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