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Diagram showing the polarized band of light. There are two types of polarizing filters called linear and circular. Note that the terms circular and linear do not refer to the shape of the filters as both are circular These words refer to the way they polarize light. Just remember to use only circular polarizing Iters with all modern cameras. Using a linear polarizing filter on your camera will not damage it, but your camera's meter and autofocus may not function properly. Polarizing filters...

Gimp

The layout of GIMP 2.6.11 is very much similar to that of Adobe Photoshop, and actually consists of many docks (Tool box, Tool option, Layer, Histogram windows are called docks in GIMP) that you can move around as per your convenience. From the window menu you can customize the number of docks which would remain open or closed. These docks are fully customizable and can be hidden or expanded by dragging their edges. Although the separated windows may disturb those users who are used to...

Camera And Accessories

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Dicic

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Photo Graphy

Smart Photography, in affiliation with Milestone Enterprise, is pleased to announce a 3-day workshop on Glamour and Fashion Photography, scheduled to be held in The workshop is nothing short of a brilliant opportunity for all you photographers out there to hone your skills and learn some new tricks under the able guidance of Uncle Ronnie and Vinayak Pawaskar. Besides this, you will get a chance to shoot architecture, culture and seascapes while discovering the beauty of Goa. Fri. 27th May...

Sony Cybershot Hx

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Qss37hd Series

Noritsu invites you to discover the joy photos bring to your life photos are no longer limited to just the images printed as hard copies.There are now many digital images that never get printed.This situation makes it important to reevaluate the way we look at photographs and once again place emphasis on the importance and the enjoyment of photographic prints.This is the concept behind NORITSU's refocus activities. We are not just an equipment provider. We also help photo retailers design their...

Panasonic Lumix Dmc Tz

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The Light

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Olympus Xz1

Effective Pixels tmage Sensor Aperture Range LCD Monitor Shutter Speed ISO Sensitivity Exposure Metering 14 million effective pixels 172.33 Type CCD f3,9 -1'5.9 2.7-inch, Approx 230,000 dots 1 4 - 1 2000 sec Auto ISO 64 - 1600 Digital ESP Multi-Ratlern, Spot metering, Face Detection AE - 2 EV Steps in I 3 EV steps SD SDHC 182gms Effective Pixels image Sensor Focal Length LCD Monitor Focus Mode Shutter Speed ISO Sensitivity Shooting Modes 14.0 million 1 2.33 Type CCD 28mm - 280mm 2.7 , Approx....

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Montreal based photographer, Yanick Dery's portfolio largely comprises of images from fashion. What sets this photographer apart is his style and approach. Yanick blends fashion-forward trends, and cutting-edge digital portraits by simply combining emotion, passion and character. He creates an almost ethereal air of glamour that is skilfully conveyed with simplicity and poise. In fact, his portraits are based on three simple mantras - simplify, excel and innovate. His impressive list of clients...

Nikon Coolpix S2500

Effective Pixels Sensor Type Focal Range Shuller Speed LCD 10.1 million effeclive pixels 1 1 7 inch, CCD 28 200mm equivalent 60-1 2000 sec 3 inch, 921,000 dots Aulo, Program AE, Shuller Priority AE, Aperture Priority AE, Manual, Custom U1 U2 U3, Low Light Noise mode, Scene Multi Pattern, Centre weighted, Spot Auto, 100 - 3200 SD SDHC SDXC 310gms Price Rs. 29.050 Effective Pixels Focal Range Shake Reduction Sensor Type Size Exposure Modes ISO Sensitivity Shutter Speeds LCD Monitor Dots Built-in...

Canon Eos 5d Mark Ii

Effective Pixels Supported File Formats ISO Equivalence Shutter Speeds White Balante LCD Monitor Dots Storage Type Weight Effective Pixels Supported File Formats RAW JPEG, sRAW, JPEG Evaluative, Initial, Spot, Center-weighted 100-3200 in 1 3stops, plus 50 amp 3200 30secs-1 8000sec, bulb Auto, Daylight, Shade, Cloudy, Tungsten, White Fluorescent, Flash, Custom, Color Temperature Setting, PersoTBAI WB 3.0-inch 230,000 dots CF UDMA compatible , SDHC SD card Approx. 1210gms body only Effective...

Canon Eos 600d

Effective Pixels Supported File Format Center, Partial, Spot Program AE, Shutter, Built in - Yes, Gnat 100 13 M Shake - Yes 3.0-inch Approx. 1,040,000 1,040,000 dots Auto, 100,200, 400, 800, 1600, 3200, 6400, 12800 with boost 30 sec -1 8000 sec, bulb SD SDHC SDXC 755 gms. LCD Monitor Dots ISO Equivalence Shutter S ieed Approx. 18.0 megapixels 2.3 x 14.9mm CMOS Supported File Type RAW JPEG Exposure Modes Scene Intel ligent Auto, No Flash, Scene Modes, Movie, Program AE, Shutter prioritv AE,...

Nikon D3s

LCD Monitor Dots ISO Equivalence Shutter Speed Approx. 12 megapixel 22.2 x 14.7mm CMOS Supported File Type RAW JPEG Exposure Modes Auto, No Flash, Creative Auto, Scene Modes, Movie, Program AE, Shutter prioritv AE, Aperture priority AE, Manual, A-DEP TTL full aperture metering with 63-zone SPC, Evaluative metering, Partial metering. Spot metering, Center weighted. 2.7-Inch 230,000 dot 100-6400 30-1 4000 sec 1 2 or 1 3 stop increments , Bulb SD SDHC SDXC card 495gm

Verdict

If you are considering to buy a super zoom camera with point-and-shoot capability and if the lack of manual exposure control does not bother you, then the Nikon Coolpix LI 20 is a good buy. With a decent performance for the price, the camera is highly recommended. If you are considering to buy a super zoom camera with point-and-shoot capability and if the lack of manual exposure control does not bother you, then the Nikon Coolpix LI 20 is a good buy. With a decent performance for the price, the...

Fujifilm F550

Effective Pixels Focal Length Image Slabilizer LCD Focus 1 6 megapixels 24-360 mm Sensor Shifl 3.0 inch Auto Focus Mult , Center, Spot Auto, 100-3200 6400 and 12800 with boost .a -1 2000 sec. SD SDHC SDXC 2l5g Effective Pixels Sensor Type Focal Length ISO Sensitivity Exposure Modes

Fujifilm Finepix S2800 Hd Fujifilm S2000 Hd

Effective Pixels LCD Sensor Focal length Sensitivity Exposure Modes 14.0 million pixels 1 2.3-inch CCD 28 - 504mm equiv. Auto ISO 64 - 6400 Programmed AE, Shutter Priority AE, Apeture Priority AE, Manual Natural Light, Natural Light amp with Flash, Zoom Bracketing, Smile 1 2 -1 1500 sec. 3.0-inch, Approx. 230,000 dols SD SDHC memory card 341 gms Effective pixels CCD sensor Storage media

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Camera Canon 40D Shutter speed 1 200sec Aperture t 4.5 Sensitivity ISO 640 CALL1NC ALL PHOTOGRAPHERS Kaleidoscope is the perfect way to jump-start your career So simpiy send us a selection of your images along with full details of your vision and the technical information at sp nextgenpublishing.net. We accept both film and digital images. All pictures that are forwarded to Kaleidoscope should be 8x10 inches in size or larger and at 300 ppi. However, we will re-size them according to the layout...

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Sabyasachi Dutta India Sales amp Marketing Manager - Imaging Supports, Vitec Group Congratuliiprns to Smart Photography on turning 6. As they say, Time flies and with time you mature So very true for Smart Photography which has been growing from strength to strength. SPhas over these last few years carved out a very special position for itself because of unbiased product reviews, wde coverage of events both local and global, educational series by experts, platforms to budding talents from...

Olympus Pen Epl2

Effective Pixels Sensor Type Size Shake Reduction Exposure Modes ISO Sensitivity Shutter Speeds LCD Monitor Dots Built-in Flash Storage Weight Live MOS Sensor, 17.3 x 13.0mm Sensor Shift Auto, Program AE with shift , Aperture priority AE, Shutter priority AE, Manual, Art Filter Digital ESP, Center-Weighted Average, Spot, Highlight based spot, Shadow based spot Auto ISO 100- 6400 60-1 4000 sec 3 inch, 230,000 dots No Effective Pixels Sensor Type Size Shake Reduction Exposure Modes ISO...

Brazilian Model Gabriela Bertante

Gabriela Bertante

Load the sky selection Select gt Load Selection Inverse the selection so that the lower area is now selected Shift Ctrl I Using the Brush tool black as the foreground color , simply brush away the sky from the rocks Don't worry about the brush going into the sky area because the sky area is protected by the selection Deselect Ctrl D Save the file using the Save As command. There is a general feeling amongst some photographers that good pictures demand complex lighting arrangements. While this...

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A Free, but Powerful Alternative to Photoshop Adobe Photoshop is the accepted standard image editing software, offering almost unparalleled power and control over your images. However, costing more than many DSLR cameras, for non-professionals it can be a very hard purchase to justify. Luckily, the free open source software community has provided us an alternative - the GIMP. GIMP short for GNU Image Manipulation Program offers a huge amount of the power of Photoshop, is easy on the CPU and is...

Specifications

Nikon Coolpix L120 Close

Effective pixels Sensor Lens mount Dust reduction Focus type Focus mode AF mode 17.3x13 mm LiveMOS Micro Four Thirds Supersonic Wave Filter Contrast AF system AFS, AFC, MF Face Detection AF Tracking 23 area focusing 1-area focusing Touch 1 -area focusing in Face Detection AF Tracking Multi-area focusing 1-area focusing Other focus modes Quick AF, Continuous AF during video recording , AF MF, Touch shutter,Touch MF Assist 144-zone multi-pattern sensing system Intelligent Multiple,...

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Born in to a family of eminent painters, it was only normal for Riddhibrata Burman to be influenced by art. But unlike his parents, Burman realized quite early in life that his strength lies behind the camera, and not in front of an easel. To support his passion, he moved to California to study photography at the Brooks Institute of Photography. Having had an interest in fashion photography since the beginning, he maintains that his vision is not all commercial. Riddhibrata's visual signature...

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Photography

With this issue, Smart Photography celebrates its Sixth Anniversary. Anniversaries are a time for looking back and looking forward. Looking back, it has been an extremely exciting time for all of us with our first six years overseeing the digital revolution that swept the imaging industry and the magazine achieving new milestones. We are grateful to our readers and our advertisers for our successes during those years. Looking forward, we have given SP a smart new look. We promise you even...

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Canon Targets 47percent of World's D-SLR Market Canon expects that the world's demand for D-SLRs in 201 1 will be about 15 million units, up 15percent from last year and Canon plans to make 7 million units. Hie company plans to brush up optical and lens technologies to distinguish themselves, and aims to improve quality and the expanding lineup of D-SLR lenses. Along with this they intend to bring back the lineup of entry-level D-SLRs, including600D and HOOD. When compared with mirrorless...

Manfrotto 290 Series

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Regulars

Photograph courtesy Riddhibrata Burman Smart Photography thanks the readers who participate in the Picture of the Month contest. We would like to bring your attention to a few changes in the rules for submission. From now on, you may send in your images with the longer side measuring atleast 17 inches. Please note that the images have to be horizontal. This permits readers to submit panoramic shots, which was not possible with the current size of 17 x 11 inches. 16 Industry Opinion - Kurt...