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Sample Scan using Epson Scan

If you anticipate purchasing a flatbed scanner then chances are you’ll probably end up with an Epson as they are generally highly rated, reviewed and available at most stores. With…

Scanning a Film Negative

Due to the large variety of scanning systems and software available, this article will not go into detail about how to actually use specific equipment to scan. Instead it will…

DPI (Dots per inch)

Dots per inch (DPI) is an important term to know when it comes to not only film scanning, but digital photography and digital editing in general. DPI is used to…

Film Scanning and Digital Editing

For film photographers who may not have the luxury of a darkroom to develop and print negatives, film scanning is the next best option. Scanning film and working in a…

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Single-Lens Reflex Cameras

The single-lens reflex (SLR) camera is one of the simplest cameras to use and offers an extreme flexibility for advanced users or beginners to photography. Single-lens reflex derives from a…

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Film Camera Buyer’s Guide

When purchasing a film camera, there are many things to consider. Most new film cameras come with all the bells and whistles including depth of field preview, automatic exposure, aperture…

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Photography Tips – Depth of Field

What is Depth of Field in Film Photography? Depth of field is one of many basic film photography tips to heighten the look of a photograph. In short, it is…