The camera and how to manipulate light.

At some point there’s no way around it, if you want to understand why you need to invest in an expensive prime lens to take the beautiful set of outdoor portraits you have planned of the family, you have to acquire some technical knowledge of how and why a camera works the way it does.

Here is a list of primers that will hopefully shed some light on the concepts and scientific principles behind photography and what the automatic and manual settings on the camera are good for, and under which circumstances they should be used.

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Using analog full-frame lenses on modern digital cameras What do you do if you've just inherited a big pile of ...
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The new camera. You were standing idly around in the electrical goods department one Saturday morning and before you knew ...
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What is it? I’m often asked when I’m out and about photographing what that strange looking lens is I have ...
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