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Photography Basics

Photography Exposure Basics

Exposure is the amount of light collected through the sensor in your camera during a single photo.  If the shot is exposed too long, the photograph will appear washed out.  If the shot is exposed too short, the photograph will be too dark.  Nearly all cameras nowadays have light meters which measure the light in […]

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Photography Basics

Underwater Photography: 10 Basic Principles

Learning the technical jargon isn’t for everybody. In fact, do not even worry about it right now. However, capturing marine life underwater isn’t always as easy as taking pictures on land (technically in air), and even an easy factor-and-shoot underwater camera calls for a little more thinking. The first step to understanding any photography is […]

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Photography Basics

Understanding Photography Basics

Aperture is the physical size of the opening through which light passes to hit the sensor. Aperture is usually expressed in F/stop values. The smaller the value is, the bigger the opening of the lens. Depth of field refers to how much of the photo is in focus. Deep depths of field will allow everything […]

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