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Canon vs Nikon

 

http://members.essentialbaby.com.au/index....446826&hl=nikon

http://members.essentialbaby.com.au/index....450197&hl=nikon

http://members.essentialbaby.com.au/index....opic=404549&hl=

 

Which DSLR to get?

 

http://members.essentialbaby.com.au/index....449&hl=settings

http://members.essentialbaby.com.au/index....opic=354681&hl=

Camera reviews and buying guides etc

 

Your photography kit?

 

http://members.essentialbaby.com.au/index....opic=321468&hl=

http://members.essentialbaby.com.au/index....3&hl=speedlight

 

Your settings

 

http://members.essentialbaby.com.au/index....opic=428621&hl=

 

For beginners

 

Interesting facts about DSLR cameras. GREAT for beginners

 

http://photonotes.org/articles/beginner-faq/

 

Backdrop info

 

http://members.essentialbaby.com.au/index....190&hl=Backdrop

http://members.essentialbaby.com.au/index....851&hl=Backdrop

http://members.essentialbaby.com.au/index....554&hl=Backdrop

http://members.essentialbaby.com.au/index....146&hl=Backdrop

 

Backdrop stand info

 

http://members.essentialbaby.com.au/index....798&hl=Backdrop

http://members.essentialbaby.com.au/index....252&hl=Backdrop

 

Perspex

 

http://members.essentialbaby.com.au/index....227&hl=Backdrop

 

Speedlight/Mountable flash

http://members.essentialbaby.com.au/index....6&hl=speedlight

http://members.essentialbaby.com.au/index....8&hl=speedlight

http://members.essentialbaby.com.au/index....8&hl=speedlight

 

Which Camera Bag?

http://members.essentialbaby.com.au/index....howtopic=442781

 

RAW or JPEG

 

http://members.essentialbaby.com.au/index....opic=436095&hl=

http://members.essentialbaby.com.au/index....=442734&hl=JPEG

Understanding RAW

 

Photo editing programs

 

Lightroom

CS3

Photoshop or Photoshop Elements - What Version??

How to make a story board

 

Photoshop actions

 

Free actions for Photoshop

 

Itty Bitty vs NicoleV actions

Photo Books

 

Snapfish photo books http://members.essentialbaby.com.au/index....howtopic=408544

Photo Books, what was the final verdict??? http://members.essentialbaby.com.au/index....howtopic=365887

My Reflections photo book review http://members.essentialbaby.com.au/index....howtopic=423303

 

Asuka books http://members.essentialbaby.com.au/index....howtopic=423303

Free Blurb book!!!!! http://members.essentialbaby.com.au/index....howtopic=324546

My Photo Fun.com.au http://members.essentialbaby.com.au/index....howtopic=324546

online photo service recommendations http://members.essentialbaby.com.au/index....howtopic=324546

What Lens and why

http://members.essentialbaby.com.au/index....howtopic=631447

 

Abbreviations

 

AE - Auto Exposure

AF - Auto focus

AP - Aperture Priority

AS - Antishake - often understood to be the same as IS, but may only refer to a camera automatically increasing ISO

CAF - Continuous Auto Focus

DOF - Depth of Field

DZ - Digital Zoom

EC - Exposure Compensation

EV - Exposure Value

FOV - Field of View

IQ - Image Quality

IS - Image Stabilization - usually refers to optical IS

ISO � Number indicating a digital camera sensors sensitivity to light

MF - Manual Focus

SS - Shutter speed

NI - Neat Image - noise reduction software

NN - Noise Ninja � noise reduction software

NR - Noise Reduction

NT or (NT) - comments written only in a subject line of a post, indicating no reply in the main subject area

OIS - Optical Image Stabilization

OOF - Out of Focus

OP - Original Poster � person who starts a new forum topic

OZ � Optical Zoom

PIC - Picture

PICS, PIX - plural for PIC

PP - Post Processing - editing digital images

PS - Photoshop - photo editing program considered by many to be the "gold standard"

PSE - Photoshop Elements - "little brother" of Photoshop

PSP - Paintshop Pro - similar to Photoshop but less expensive

SP - Shutter Priority

TCon - Telephoto converters for increasing focal length.

USM - Unsharp Mask - sharpening tool found in many photo editing programs

WB - White Balance

WCon - Wide Angle Converters

100% crop - a section of a full sized image cropped at an 1:1 ratio

SOOC - straight out of camera

PB - portfolio building

CC - constructive criticism

HHCC - hard hat constructive criticism

 

 

 

 

 

Okay that's just a start, I'm sure I will have more to add but if anyone has any links they wish to share feel free and I will add them :)

 

Also I wasn't sure what to add as to different models of camera's as they seem to change all the time but if anyone has any links they would like added please let me know.

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scit

Wow that's a lot of work, well done on putting it all together!

 

Thanks for doing this.

 

Off to have a read now.

 

Tracey

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3rdXtheCharm

Great Idea Philly!! :tongue:

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mypinkwagon

Thanks so much for that :D

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jazzmin

Thanks SO much!! :wub:

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Philly Âû

No problem :) Just thought it would makes things a tad easier :grin:

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spawn

We need this stickied I think Susan. :) Well done on compiling such a big list and thank you!

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Guest Twocentpiece

Absolutely brilliant!!!!!

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~Whintreleigh~

Honey...you are awesome...I wish there was something like that when I got mine some months back! :8

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~Susan~

wow this is really great! all stickied for you too :)

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Philly Âû

Thanks heaps for that Susan :)

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40+

Ahh you're a good woman :D

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blueberry℘twist

Can I make a suggestion :grin: can we have a list of abbreviations :D

 

TIA :grin:

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Philly Âû

Can I ask what kind of abbreviations you are after?

 

Do you mean just normal forum ones?

 

Sorry being a little dense today :blush:

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MeLoddy

Philly I would assume photographic ones.

 

Like....

 

SS - Shutter Speed

DOF - Depth of Field

 

I must be dense too this morning as they are the only ones I can think of! :lol:

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blueberry℘twist

SOOC - straight out of camera

PB - portfolio building

CC - constructive criticism (sp?)

 

and heaps more - I know what most of them mean but if this thread is for newbies then it would be very helpful :grin:

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Philly Âû

Okay I have added some abbreviations, let me know if there are any more you would like added :)

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blueberry℘twist

Wow thats a great list - just thought of a really good site for reviews of all cameras as well as buying guides and discussions about all sorts of cameras :D

http://www.dpreview.com/

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leanne83

Great post Philly :D

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Chiquitita
Philly Âû

Thanks for the links to the photo books Marnie :) I've added them in :)

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tassiegal

What does MWAC stand for??

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Philly Âû
What does MWAC stand for??
It means Mum with a camera.

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Bluewavesky

Just wanted to ask how I add flickr to my profile at that bottom. I have just restarted my flickr account and don't know how to add it like everyone else has.

Thankyou

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