Polarizing filters or Polarizers

A polarizing filter is a great little accessory to have when shooting images in bright sunlight. They are perfect for increasing the saturation of the colors; reducing glares and allowing for diffused light to be...

What is Bokeh?

Bokeh is not a term that is commonly used in ordinary language. The term is rather associated to photography, so if you’re new to photography, then you may not be familiar with bokeh. What is...

Understanding Bit depth

We have heard of the terms bit depth and resolution and even megapixels. Often people use them interchangeably. This is wrong as they although related to the effective resolution of the camera system, are different...

Depth of Field

Depth of field in photography is usually described as the amount of the frame that is in sharp focus. When we look at a scene with our naked eye almost everything appears sharp. But that...

The Myth about Megapixels

There is a very common myth when it comes to camera and there megapixel count. Most consumers believe that more the megapixel, better is the image. While some of it (megapixels) is of course necessary,...