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How to Combine Multiple Digital Photos into One

You can easily combine several digital photos into one, copying part of one photo and pasting it into another by using your image-editing software. [more…]

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The Difference between Optical Zoom and Digital Zoom on Your Digital Camera

Zooming on your digital camera involves getting a closer view of far-away subjects. Optical zoom gets up close and personal by using an actual lens adjustment and digital zoom adjusts the image in the camera itself. [more…]

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Digital Photography For Dummies Cheat Sheet

To take quality photos on a digital camera, you need the correct resolution, format, and ISO setting. Most digital cameras display common symbols for exposure modes and offer basic file formats for creating [more…]

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Resolution in Digital Photos

The number of pixels (picture elements) in your digital photos is managed by resolution. If you don’t have enough pixels per inch (ppi) in your images, they will appear blurry. Here is the minimum pixel [more…]

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Format of a Digital Photo

Format is the way your camera records and stores the data that make up a digital photo. Camera Raw or a high-quality JPEG format, which usually comes standard on digital cameras, is your best bet for a [more…]

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The ISO Setting on Your Digital Camera

The ISO (International Standards Organization) setting on your digital camera controls how sensitive the image sensor is to light. The higher the ISO, the less light you need to capture a photo. Beware [more…]

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File Format Guide for Your Digital Photos

When you take and store a digital image, you need to choose a file type, or format. Here are the popular choices when you choose a format for your digital photo: [more…]

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