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The Start of the Age of Camera Phones

Posted by oneslidephotogaraphy On January - 21 - 2018

First Camera Phone - J-SHO4

First Camera Phone - J-SHO4



Nowadays, a camera phone is something of a daily staple in our lives. The quality of images these camera phones can also be compared to dedicated compact pocket cameras.

But not many knows of the history of how the camera phone came to be. Officially, the first camera phone recorded was a prototype developed in 1993 by Daniel A. Henderson. This camera phone, that’s now displayed in the Smithsonian National Museum of American History, has the ability of taking photos and videos.

But at the time, the photos taken can’t be sent anywhere (E-mail nor MMS). So these were really a camera attached to a phone. Read the rest of this entry »

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Tips: Preserving Battery Life of your Digital Camera

Posted by oneslidephotogaraphy On January - 21 - 2018

Preserving Battery Life of Digital Camera

Preserving Battery Life of Digital Camera



Sometimes when we’re so absorbed in photographing, we forget that our cameras have battery limits. It wouldn’t be a problem if we brought a spare, but if you only brought the one attached to your camera you’ll have to make efforts to preserve it for as long as possible. Here are a few tips on how to do just that:

Auto Power Saving
Most cameras nowadays are equipped with this feature. This feature functions as an automatic shutdown when the camera is idle. Activate this feature, and when you really need to save that battery power, set it to its shortest idle period.

Original Batteries
Always use original batteries made by the manufacturer of your camera. Original batteries have precise voltage and amperage for your device. Non-original, 3rd party batteries often experience degradation in quality in a relatively short while. Sure, the original brands are more expensive, but I promise you that you’ll get what you paid for. Read the rest of this entry »

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How Important are UV Filters in Digital Photography?

Posted by oneslidephotogaraphy On January - 20 - 2018

UV Filters in Digital Photography

UV Filters in Digital Photography



UV filters are the must-have accessories for a new lens. Physically, this filter resembles an ordinary transparent round piece of glass. And there’s also an extra coating on the pricier branded UV filters like in HOYA, Tiffen, B+W, and others. This extra coating adds extra quality to the filter. The general use of a UV filter is to lessen the haze effect; which is a bluish colorcast of the light spectrum. In the analog days, UV filters were crucial because analog film were very sensitive to UV rays. In these digital days, CCD and CMOS have replaced the analog film, so is the UV filter still important? Here is a bit of an explanation that may help clarify: Read the rest of this entry »

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Download PDF: New Nikkor Lens Catalogue

Posted by oneslidephotogaraphy On January - 19 - 2018

Download PDF - New Nikkor Lens Catalogue

Download PDF - New Nikkor Lens Catalogue


Every photographer is unique. Whatever your ideas, experience or creative vision, there is a NIKKOR lens to draw out your potential. Each product in the lineup represents the pride and craftsmanship that only an optical manufacturer can understand, delivering a level of clarity and reliability that every passionate photographer can appreciate. How will you see the world? Let NIKKOR help. Read the rest of this entry »

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The Best Way to Clean Your DSLR Lens

Posted by oneslidephotogaraphy On January - 18 - 2018
The Best Way to Clean Your DSLR Lens

The Best Way to Clean Your DSLR Lens

Cleaning the lens can help improve image quality. Here’s a pretty lengthy video tutorial by the (unofficial) Nikon Help Hotline channel on YouTube teaching how to properly and thoroughly clean a camera lens. Read the rest of this entry »

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Utilizing an External or Camera’s Flash to Freeze an Object

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Wedding Photography Tips

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