Sony has always been a major player in consumer electronics. However, when it comes to DSLR cameras, Sony has only recently entered the arena, and with only limited options. However, Sony wants to change all that with its new A77.
What to look for when buying a lens?
The two most popular reasons for shooting video with a DSLR camera are low light capabilities and depth of field. While the large format sensors of DSLRs help make this possible, it is really the lens that dictates whether these results may be achieved.
The Canon 60D is one of the newest cameras of the Canon line and one of the many using the Digic 4 Sensor. To judge the noise performance of the Digic 4 Sensor first hand, I conducted a test to demonstrate these effects.
Lenses are expensive and great lenses cost even more. While DSLR prices have fallen to the point where great cameras may be purchased under the $1000 threshold, professional glass prices begin at $1000. Even so, we have found several lenses for Canon APS-C cropped sensor cameras that achieve professional results for a discounted price.
Lenses are expensive and great lenses cost even more. While DSLR prices have fallen to the point where great cameras may be purchased under the $1000 threshold, professional glass prices begin at $1000. Even so, we have found several lenses for Nikon APS-C cropped sensor cameras that achieve professional results for a discounted price.
Learning cameras can be fun, entertaining, and challenging. With the new found ability to take remarkable pictures comes a hefty checklist of camera settings, lighting worries, and framing issues. While most DSLRs have a plethora of settings, there are a few that constant constant monitoring and changes as your shooting environments and subjects change.
While shooting RAW comes with some mild inconveniences, the benefits are nearly endless. From the ability to correct mistakes, to future proofing your images, RAW files offer tremendous flexibility.
Lenses make an unbelievable difference in the quality of your photos and you never want to purchase lower quality glass. Using these tips will help you achieve the best quality results for a more affordable price, without losing the quality needed for professional looking results.
Children can often be very difficult to photograph well. Yet, with careful thought and attention, amazing results can often be obtained
While Canon and Nikon are most often regarded as the most popular DSLR manufactures, many other brand names offer competitive products. Pentax, Sigma, and Sony are some of the other big names that have been making headlines with new innovative products and features.
Philip Bloom goes in depth with the Panasonic AF100, Sony FS100, and Sony F3 on the features and quality of large sensor video cameras.
In-camera autofocus can be 99% accurate with breathtaking speed, but doing so requires some basic knowledge and input from the camera operator. Unfortunately, hitting a focus target right all the time requires a little more effort than point and shoot. But with some careful practice and knowledge of your camera’s ability, high rates of perfection may be obtained.