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Chromatic Aberration on a Lens and How to Avoid Them

Posted by oneslidephotogaraphy On February - 3 - 2018

Chromatic Aberration on a DSLR Lens

Chromatic Aberration on a DSLR Lens



Lenses ideally project the color spectrum right on the sensor, creating a sharp image. But in reality, there are several colors in the spectrum that aren’t precisely projected, especially in low quality lenses. In cases like these, the focus falls outside the intended focus point, sometimes in front and sometimes behind the sensor. This means that it spreads or disperses (not focused on one point). Because it doesn’t fall on one exact point, chromatic aberration is resulted in the photographs produced. Characteristics of a chromatic aberration is the visibility of odd colors on the edges of the objects in the photo, usually in the color of purple, blue, green, or red.

Chromatic abberation explanation

Chromatic abberation explanation



High quality lenses (like Canon’s L Series or Nikon’s ED Lenses) uses optic materials that have super low dispersion, minimizing the spreading of colors.
A few tricks to lessen Chromatic Aberration are: 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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Which is best for photographing in low lighting: Wide-aperture lens or flash?

Posted by oneslidephotogaraphy On January - 16 - 2018

Which is best for photographing in low lighting

Which is best for photographing in low lighting



An age-old question that may make the beginner photographers wonder: “Which should come first, buying a wide-aperture lens or buying a flash for photographing in low lighting?”
On one hand, a fast wide-aperture lens may be more important because it can be more often used when photographing in low-lit indoors or to achieve good bokeh when photographing outdoors.
On the other hand, flash may be more important because with however wide an aperture, a lens may still have a hard time in photographing low-lit indoors. Also, flash can also be used to achieve fill-in when photographing outdoors. Read the rest of this entry »

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What Is Minimum Focus Distance (MFD) On a Camera Lens?

Posted by oneslidephotogaraphy On January - 14 - 2018
Minimum Focus Distance Canon EF 24-104mm L

Minimum Focus Distance Canon EF 24-104mm L

All types of lens available in the market feature a point where if we move closer to the object of the photo, the lens cannot focus (blurred). Commonly, this point is called Minimum Focusing Distance (MFD). It is indicated in length (for example 0, 5 m) measured from the distance of sensor in camera to the object of the photo. Read the rest of this entry »

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