The Basics of Photography: N for Noise

The Basics of Photography: N for Noise

Cats' ears are very sensitive to noise(s) of all kinds.

Cats’ ears are very sensitive to noise(s) of all kinds.

In this episode of our series on the Basics of Photography, we’re going to talk about a topic that isn’t very popular, but that almost every photographer has to deal with from time to time: noise. Or, more specifically, image noise of the kind that appears in digital photographs under certain circumstances. In this article, we’re going to…

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The Basics of Photography: N for Noise

The Basics of Photography: N for Noise

Cats' ears are very sensitive to noise(s) of all kinds.

Cats’ ears are very sensitive to noise(s) of all kinds.

In this episode of our series on the Basics of Photography, we’re going to talk about a topic that isn’t very popular, but that almost every photographer has to deal with from time to time: noise. Or, more specifically, image noise of the kind that appears in digital photographs under certain circumstances. In this article, we’re going to…

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Extended First Impressions: Zeiss 50mm f2.8 Touit (Fujifilm X)

Extended First Impressions: Zeiss 50mm f2.8 Touit (Fujifilm X)

Chris Gampat The Phoblographer Zeiss 50mm f2.8 Touit product photos (1 of 7)ISO 4001-60 sec at f - 2.8

Back around late last year, we took a very early lookat the Zeiss 50mm f2.8 Macro Touit lens for Sony E mount and Fujifilm X mount cameras. We’re happy to say that the new 50mm f2.8 Touit lens is right now in the house and we’re currently underway with testing it. As the company’s third offering for the lens mounts and their first macro lens, it is also the company’s longest focal length.…

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Extended First Impressions: Zeiss 50mm f2.8 Touit (Fujifilm X)

Extended First Impressions: Zeiss 50mm f2.8 Touit (Fujifilm X)

Chris Gampat The Phoblographer Zeiss 50mm f2.8 Touit product photos (1 of 7)ISO 4001-60 sec at f - 2.8

Back around late last year, we took a very early lookat the Zeiss 50mm f2.8 Macro Touit lens for Sony E mount and Fujifilm X mount cameras. We’re happy to say that the new 50mm f2.8 Touit lens is right now in the house and we’re currently underway with testing it. As the company’s third offering for the lens mounts and their first macro lens, it is also the company’s longest focal length.…

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Red Jumpsuit Apparatus Uses Photographer’s Photo Without Permission

Red Jumpsuit Apparatus Uses Photographer’s Photo Without Permission

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American alternative band Red Jumpsuit Apparatus couldn’t have handled a copyright infringement any worse than if they had defecated on Sydney-based photographer Rohan Anderson’s backyard themselves.

The whole ordeal started with a single square filtered image. Sometime yesterday, RJA posted a photo on their Facebook, which immediately acquired likes in the hundreds. This photo was shot taken by…

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Red Jumpsuit Apparatus Uses Photographer’s Photo Without Permission

Red Jumpsuit Apparatus Uses Photographer’s Photo Without Permission

Screen-Shot-2014-04-20-at-12.08.04-pm

American alternative band Red Jumpsuit Apparatus couldn’t have handled a copyright infringement any worse than if they had defecated on Sydney-based photographer Rohan Anderson’s backyard themselves.

The whole ordeal started with a single square filtered image. Sometime yesterday, RJA posted a photo on their Facebook, which immediately acquired likes in the hundreds. This photo was shot taken by…

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Lytro Unveils a New Monstrously Large Light-Field Camera, the Illum

Lytro Unveils a New Monstrously Large Light-Field Camera, the Illum

Lytro Illum

Two years ago Lytro introduced a camera that promised to change photography forever using a light-field sensor to let shooters take a picture and then change the focus afterwards. Its first camera was little more than a webcam in a baton but today the company is doing things over with a higher-resolution camera in a much more familiar hybrid-styled body.

Meet the Illum–it’s Lytro’s monstrously…

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