How to overcome 6 fears of the photographer?
For most newcomers to photography, one of the biggest challenges is overcoming fear. This often leads to the fact that the photographer misses a great shot or does not even…

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Lens aberration
Aberration of a photographic lens is the last thing a novice photographer should think about. They absolutely do not affect the artistic value of your photos, and their impact on…

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How to use autofocus
Autofocus or autofocus for most photographic scenes is the preferred solution over manual focus. In skilled hands, autofocus focuses more precisely, and, most importantly, faster than the average photographer. However,…

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How to check used lens before purchase?

All problems when choosing used lenses come down to one thing: they used a lens. This means that they were photographed a lot, put and removed from the camera, stored somewhere, fell in the rain with it, twisted the zoom a lot and often, wiped the lenses … How to choose a used item lens and do not mess around? What to look for when buying? How to identify dead glass? After a thorough article about the best DSLR for a beginner and a story about which first lens to buy in addition to a whale, I was bombarded with questions about lenses, and after a while I finally decided to write the corresponding article. It laid out the main problems that arise when choosing a used one. lenses, and tried to tell how not to encounter them.

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delay
Shutter speed or, as it is also called, shutter speed is directly related to the transmission of motion in the pictures. When shooting stationary objects with a fixed camera, shutter…

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Sharpness
Is sharpness important for a good photo? Yes and no. On the one hand, technically perfect photography, as a rule, should be absolutely sharp. No matter how entertaining it may…

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How to take pictures in a bright room
Yesterday I did a reportage shooting at a drawing lesson in the Art-Metier studio, St. Petersburg. Since I do not like to delay processing photos, the pictures were sent to…

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Good shots in low light
Taking regular photographs in natural light is not difficult to notice that truly good light (not plentiful, namely good) is a disappointingly rare phenomenon. Let's be honest: beautiful lighting lasts…

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