When you take portraits on a bright and sunny day, you may notice that at times harsh shadows are cast on persons’ faces causing at times severe underexposure. Yet at the same time the background is well exposed. What is happening is that your camera has automatically adjusted its exposure settings for the background and not the foreground of which your subject is a part of.…
A DSLR’s shutter will eventually fail
Just as with any piece of mechanical equipment, a camera has a lifetime that is based on the number of shutter actuations otherwise known as shutter clicks or the shutter count…. Sooner or later, your DSLR’s shutter will wear, slow down and eventually stop functioning.
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Find Out Exactly How Award-Winning Travel Photographs Are Taken…
Before I started reading this book, I took a look at the pictures first. I liked them a lot and began to read what’s it all about.
I am not the first to cover the news so lets go straight to the interesting parts. Forget the T3, it only record in 720p, lets look at the Canon T3i which is the only real option for HDSLR shooters.
The spec sheet is looks pretty standard/expected until we hit these two points:
Improved EOS Full HD Movie mode with manual exposure control, expanded recording with new Movie Digital zoom… and Video Snapshot features for enhanced video shooting options.
18 MP APS-C CMOS sensor
Advanced creative features with Basic +
Vari-angle 7.7cm (3.0”) 3:2 ratio LCD
Full HD movies with manual control (same settings as the 7D)
ISO 100-6400, H:12800
5.3fps shooting for up to 58 JPEGs
9-point cross type AF System
iFCL metering with 63-zone Dual-layer Sensor
Integrated Speedlite transmitter
In-camera RAW processing
Priced at about 1100$, it is probably going to replace the 7D as the second camera for a lot of shooters (and main camera for a lot of people too!).
This week big news was Canon announcement of their wonder camera. If you have not see it yet, here it is.
You know what this reminds me of? Videos from the 60s saying everyone would own a flying car in 2000…
Some of the technologies highlighted in the video already exists and I am sure they are working hard on those that do not.…
Canon rumors …has a picture from a presentation where we can see the list of features which will be added with the next firmware in March.
The features are:
Manual sound recording level & meters
Histogram display when shooting in manual mode
AV and TV mode for shooting video
Increased audio sampling rate to 48k.