Monthly Archives: October 2017

Sony Lenses

Why Some Lenses Expensive?

Many of you might be thinking why some lenses are too much expensive compared to others, even though their focal length is same or sometimes there is no standard focal length. Basically, most of the companies have categorised their lenses into three major once. Consumer Grade Lenses Enthusiast Grade Lenses Professional Grade Lenses And the fourth one you can consider as a special purpose lenses. I will talk little about these grades: The main difference between these grades is not only […]

SLR Cross Section

What is Digital SLR (DSLR) Camera?

Before getting into DSLR we must understand what is SLR. SLR stands for Single Lens Reflex. Now we know what SLR stands for but that doesn’t really help answer your question, does it? Let’s get into the details little more: With an SLR camera, you see exactly what the lens sees. You can change the lens on a Digital SLR. Digital SLRs have large image sensors that produce high-quality photos in digital formats, such as RAW, TIF or JPEG.  An SLR has a near-zero […]

Holi India, Festival of Colours

Shutter & What is Shutter Speed

Aperture, ISO  and Shutter these are the three major components of photography and cameras. I must say shutter is the magician who creates magic in your image. It is responsible for creating magical effects by either freezing action or blurring motion in images. In this topic, I will try to explain everything about the shutter I know and will try to explain shutter speed in very simple language whatever I know. 1, Camera Shutter : Before you start reading this […]

Aperture and DOF

Understand what is Aperture

Aperture, ISO  and Shutter these are the three major components of photography and cameras. I must say “Aperture” is the magician who creates magic in your image by allowing a certain amount of light on your camera sensor. It is responsible for creating magical effects by allowing an amount of light into your image. In this topic, I will try to explain everything about the aperture which I know and will try to explain in very simple language whatever I […]

What does ISO Do in Digital camera

What is ISO

In very basic terms, ISO is the level of sensitivity of your camera to available light on the sensor. It has a very simple understanding of ISO, it’s not a rocket science. Lower the ISO number (e.g. 50,100),  its represent less light sensitive and a higher ISO numbers (e.g 1200, 1600)  increases the sensitivity of light to your camera. A component of your camera which can change the sensitivity is known as “Image Sensor”, which is one of the most expensive […]