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Measuring The Entrance Pupil

Introduction In The Entrance Pupil And Its Importance,  it was demonstrated that a requirement for high-quality image stitching was knowing the position of the entrance pupil. How do you find the entrance pupil? An educated guess will sometimes suffice, as the … Continue reading

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Sony Introduces Two New Wide-Angle Full-Frame E-Mount Lenses

SAN DIEGO, May 17, 2017 – Sony Electronics, a worldwide leader in digital imaging and the world’s largest image sensor manufacturer, has today announced two new additions to their growing lineup of full-frame E-mount lenses. The new lenses include the … Continue reading

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What is Carbon Fiber?

Why is carbon fiber used in photographic equipment, for example, tripods? What is Carbon Fiber? A carbon fiber is a long, thin strand of material about 0.0002-0.0004 in (0.005-0.010 mm) in diameter and composed mostly of carbon atoms. The carbon … Continue reading

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Panorama Number of Shots Calculator

This calculator is used to determine the number of shots in the horizontal and vertical for a panorama. The user inputs the sensor size, lens focal length, % of frame overlap, horizontal rotation, and the vertical rotation.

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The Big Island Images November 2014

In November 2014, I took my newly purchased Sony A7s, Sony A7r, Sony f4 70-200 mm lens, Sony f4 24-70 mm lens, Sony f4 16-35 mm lens, and a Sony f1.8 55 mm lens on my trip to The Big … Continue reading

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How to Choose the Best Sunscreen

I was trying to find a great article on sunscreen, and I came across this one on The Atlantic magazine. How to Choose the Best Sunscreen If you walk along South Beach right now, you might notice something strange, even … Continue reading

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Advice For Shooting in Utah’s National Parks

Southern Utah contains 5 National Parks, and each is an adventure unto itself. To get the maximum out of your trip you must plan. This article will help with your planning. Advice For Shooting in Utah’s National Parks A Post … Continue reading

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