Learn Photography Terms for Beginners
Jun16

Learn Photography Terms for Beginners

Digital Camera A digital camera has an imaging sensor which forms its heart. The imaging sensor is where light rays travelling through the lens barrel gets focused on to in order to form a sharp image. This sensor is what separates a digital camera from an analog one. Analog camera An analog camera uses either a film or a photo plate to focus light on. There are no electronic circuitry that transfers captured light onto the image...

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A review of the Nikon COOLPIX B700
May28

A review of the Nikon COOLPIX B700

The compact super zoom segment of the camera market is extremely cluttered. Models come and go almost every day. Every major electronic exhibition is a platform for the launch of new cameras that are built around small sensors and have powerful zoom lenses attached to the front of them. For users who shoot with a smartphone the next logical step-up is a compact super-zoom camera, unless of course s/he is interested in taking the leap...

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The Best Bridge Cameras
May27

The Best Bridge Cameras

What is a bridge camera? Well, a bridge camera is one which is basically a powerful compact camera with long zoom lens akin to a DSLR along with a similar styling. These are quite popular with the photography enthusiasts who cannot afford a good DSLR camera, and for whom, compact cameras are too mediocre. Besides, these provide you with the power of the DSLR camera without you having to carry a bag full of lenses and other accessories...

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Best DSLRs for the Beginners
May25

Best DSLRs for the Beginners

If you are a novice in the field of photography, and want to inculcate the intricacy of this art better, bagging a DSLR for yourself is perhaps the best choice. However, getting any other DSLR for yourself is not something you would want at this stage. Ideally, you would want to have a DSLR that is pretty easy to use with a mix of automatic as well as manual feature that would help you to learn as well as try newer avenues all by...

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Review: Sony Alpha A7R II Camera
May25

Review: Sony Alpha A7R II Camera

Although Sony’s big leap into the camera business came in with much promise after it took over, in 2006, Konica Minolta’s camera business, the excitement resided somewhat with Sony not being able to produce good quality professional cameras for the more serious camera enthusiasts. However, this gap was filled in 2013 with Sony unveiling its impressive RX1 that was followed by the launch of Alpha 7R and 7. The specialty of these...

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A Review of the Sony Alpha a6300 Mirrorless Interchangeable Lens Camera
May24

A Review of the Sony Alpha a6300 Mirrorless Interchangeable Lens Camera

The Sony Alpha a6300 is a mirrorless design that is built around a 24.2 megapixel APS-C EXMOR CMOS sensor and the BIONZ X image processor engine. This mirrorless design is a successor of the favorite Alpha a6000. The absence of a mirror means the camera does not have an optical viewfinder and the associated shake of it due to flipping. With the advent of sensor based phase detection auto-focusing in mirrorless cameras the days of...

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