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Understanding Histogram in Digital Photography

Posted by oneslidephotogaraphy On June - 25 - 20171 COMMENT

Understanding Historgam

Understanding Historgam



Histogram is a feature in a DSLR camera that is often under-utilized by its users because of lack of understanding as what and how this histogram function works. Histogram, in general, can be viewed on the LCD screen by pressing the “info” button located next to the screen. Read on to learn more about what histogram informs the users about their photographs.

The X axis in the histogram illustrates the level of brightness/contrast ranging from totally black (level 0) to totally white (level 255), and therefore there are 254 levels of contrast in between. The & axis illustrates the pixel distribution in each level of said contrast.

Generally, a good photograph has a hill-shaped histogram with no cut-offs at the edges and at the peak of the hill shape. I say “in general” because there are some types of photographs (like a high-key, low-key, or night shot) where the histogram does not form this hill shape.

Photography histogram

Photography histogram


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Star Trails Photography Tips and Tricks

Posted by oneslidephotogaraphy On June - 24 - 20175 COMMENTS
Star Trails Photography Tips and Tricks

Star Trails Photography Tips and Tricks

One of the simplest forms of astrophotography is capturing star trails. From helpful tips and tricks to required equipment and recommended camera settings, I will try to cover in this article the basic photography technique and equipment needed for star trails photography. Read the rest of this entry »

Nikon Picture Control System

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Nikon Picture Control System

Nikon Picture Control System


Naturally, you seek to create images that achieve your own desired characteristics — images that project your own particular style. It’s a feeling shared by everyone who loves photographs and loves taking them, professional and amateur alike. With digital cameras, you’re able to control image characteristics such as tone, hue, and contrast — and do so relatively easily. In turn, this leads to an ever-growing penchant to create exactly the sort of images you want, whether you’re a professional or amateur. Picture Control System, Nikon’s all-new original system of image creation settings, allows you to do precisely that. Read the rest of this entry »

Photography PDF: Digital Portrait Photography For Dummies

Posted by oneslidephotogaraphy On June - 23 - 20173 COMMENTS

Digital Portrait Photography for Dummies

Digital Portrait Photography for Dummies


Portrait photography is not rocket science. Photographers have been capturing portraits of people since cameras were invented. When you create a portrait of someone, your goal is to create a likeness of the person at his best. But how do you capture a portrait of someone at his best when he’s camera shy, for instance? Read the rest of this entry »

A Video on Why a Selfie Stick Can be Very Dangerous

Posted by oneslidephotogaraphy On June - 23 - 2017ADD COMMENTS
Why selfie stick can be so dangerous

Why selfie stick can be so dangerous

Recently pizza hut restaurant released a campaign video and unique promotion on SELFIE. In the video, pizza hut gives a warning to masses about the danger of the use of SELFIE STICK.

According to them, this stick can put yourself and other people surrounding you in danger. Funnily, they also insert a promotion scene that shows how the existence of SELFIE STICK can make people ignore pizza. Read the rest of this entry »