User-created articles: Technology
This is a list articles created by users from within the dpreview community. Note that these are neither endorsed nor reviewed by dpreview editorial staff. There are currently 21 user-created articles total.
Published on Jan 4, 2014 | Technology|
ETTR, Exposure to the Right, results in an exposure that maximizes captured signal-to-noise and provides the best information from which to base a final image. This can be achieved in several ways. ETTR images of scenes with low-DR and high-DR require very different processing steps.
Published on Jan 3, 2014 | Technology|
DIY Auto Reverse Polarity Motorized Video Slider
Published on Dec 29, 2013 | Technology|
There are lots of great old lenses designed for SLRs. Now you use them on a mirrorless camera with an adapter. How does image quality compare using the full-frame Sony A7 vs. the APS-C Sony NEX-7 with/without a focal reducer?
Published on Nov 18, 2013 | Technology|
Technology of the Samsung NX lens rear mounts
Published on Jul 19, 2013 | Technology|
The chroma key green screen software removes green color from the photo or video and places another digitally created photo or video in the empty space.
Published on Apr 23, 2013 | Technology|
Chroma key technology is the technology which is used to create different backgrounds for the videos. Common example is of TV weatherman. The weatherman is shot standing in front of a green screen, which is substituted for the weather map background later.
Published on Apr 11, 2013 | Technology|
Exposure is determined by the luminance from the scene, the f-ratio, and the shutter speed — only. All other procedures, either in-camera or with the computer, to affect the brightness of an image, including ISO, comprise brightening -- a concept essentially different from exposure.
Published on Feb 6, 2013 | Technology|
There is little information available about how to set the Photo Style in the new GH3 camera. This article describes an analysis of the choices and the results identifying the best settings resulting from the analysis.
Published on Dec 11, 2012 | Technology|
Will CSC completely replace the DSLR's ?
Published on Nov 8, 2012 | Technology|
A slight lens distortion in Nokia 808
Published on Oct 25, 2012 | Technology|
Does The Ideal Camera Exist? Taking a modern twist on classic SLR's and what could potentially be achieved when today's technology is applied to timeless classics.
Published on Oct 19, 2012 | Technology|
I present here a concept camera, one that harks back to the classic age of manual controls, blended with contemporary digital innovation, shared here for the purposes of discussion, finding out what it really is we want as photographers; perhaps what we can inspire someone to create for us one day.
Published on Oct 1, 2012 | Technology|
Twenty years from now, will you be able to open Raw files from some of today's new camera models? Revisiting an old question.
Published on Sep 21, 2012 | Technology|
This article tries to provide a practical guide on how to estimate the maximum strength of background blur for a given camera / sensor type.
Published on Aug 27, 2012 | Technology|
Harvard researchers have created a distortion free lens with optical performance approaching the diffraction limit of light using an innovative approach that could revolutionize the future of lens making.
Published on Jul 18, 2012 | Technology|
We face many problems on hard drive since we are using it from several years, but these problems are likely to be removed by solid state drives. SSD's are much more faster, reliable and convenient for speed loving users etc.
Published on Apr 16, 2012 | Technology|
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Published on Mar 26, 2012 | Technology|
If you still have your good-working , film-based camera, you should not leave it as a dust-collecting object, but use it - together with your digital camera !
Published on Feb 29, 2012 | Technology|
A basic discussion outlining the main differences between backside and frontside illuminated CMOS image sensors. BSI sensors are seen as a useful way to increase the low-light ability of small-pixel high resolution image sensors - particularly for the mobile world.
Published on Oct 18, 2011 | Technology|
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