Overview: Basics

On Photofacts we often assume there is a certain knowledge on photography. Over here we try to make things clear for beginners also.

The different kinds of filters

The different kinds of filters

monday 28 March 2016, 22:23 | Marit Hilarius | 4,112 times read | 0 comments

You might know them, filters to screw on your lens. You can create effects with them that are impossible to recreate using Photoshop. I will go through the main filters with you, so you can decide for yourself if you want to invest in a nice set of filters one day.

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Aperture: control over depth of field

Aperture: control over depth of field

friday 23 October 2015, 14:14 | Iris van Liempt | 1,361 times read | 0 comments

Aperture does not only determine how much light reaches your sensor, it also enables you to control the depth of field in your image. You can use aperture to either have everything in focus or to have nothing but your main subject in focus.

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A Comprehensive Guide To Choosing Your First DSLR - Part 2

A Comprehensive Guide To Choosing Your First DSLR - Part 2

friday 25 September 2015, 15:07 | Rajib Mukherjee | 1,229 times read | 0 comments

This is the second and final part of the two-part comprehensive guide on buying your first DSLR. If your planning on buying a new camera, be sure to read these articles.

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A Comprehensive Guide To Choosing Your First DSLR - Part 1

A Comprehensive Guide To Choosing Your First DSLR - Part 1

tuesday 22 September 2015, 12:09 | Rajib Mukherjee | 1,251 times read | 0 comments

So you're now at that point in your career where you have decided that the only way you can improve your photography further is by buying a DSLR. There are a few pointers that you may want to look into before actually handing over that plastic card to the store clerk.

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The basics of flash photography

The basics of flash photography

tuesday 8 September 2015, 13:40 | Iris van Liempt | 2,035 times read | 0 comments

It is commonly thought that using flash is a necessary evil. Most photographers think they will literally flash away the atmosphere of an image. However, when a flash is properly used, atmosphere can be preserved while at the same time improving the end result. In this article we discuss the basics of using flash devices to improve your end result.

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Benefits of a full-frame camera

Benefits of a full-frame camera

tuesday 1 September 2015, 22:43 | Iris van Liempt | 2,879 times read | 0 comments

More and more so called full-frame cameras are being developed and brought into the market. For those of you who wonder what exactly a full-frame camera is and what its advantages are, we've decided to list them for you. It should be noted that while full-frame cameras are thought to be very expensive, they are becoming more affordable.

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