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Introduction to digital imaging DIGITAL CAMERAS Stephen Johnson Trees, Fitzgerald Reserve, 1994 BetterLight Digital Camera,
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IDENTIFYING THE ORIGINAL The source for your image will determine the digital capture method* Originals can come from different sources which may need to be converted to digital format – Conventional photograph – Flat art – Video capture – Screen capture – Digital photo of scene/subject* – Existing digital image file* *already digital
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CAPTURE DEVICES Digital Cameras* – Types of Cameras – Features – General Camera Controls – Basic Digital Camera Techniques
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CAPTURE DEVICES Types of Digital Cameras* – A camera that captures images digitally through an electronic image sensor • Consumer level – Available in most digital electronic stores – Compact, Subcompact (point and shoot) • Pro-sumer level – Available in some digital electronic stores – Compact, Bridge cameras • Professional level – Available at photography stores, some digital electronic stores – SLR
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CAPTURE DEVICES Consumer level – Compact, small, portable cameras – For the general market – Fixed lens – Fully automatic settings – Built-in low-power flash – Shoot in JPEG only – Subcompacts tend to be really small! – Sensor resolution range: 3MP – 8MP – Low dynamic range – Medium bit depth
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CAPTURE DEVICES Prosumer level – Compact, SLR-like cameras (Bridge cameras) – For the serious amateur, hobbyist – Fixed lens, super zoom – Automatic, with some manual options – Built-in flash, limited – Shoot in JPEG, TIFF, or RAW – Sensor resolution range: 3MP – 10MP – Medium dynamic range – Medium bit depth
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CAPTURE DEVICES Professional level* – Digital SLR (single lens reflex) – For professionals – Interchangeable lens system – Hot-shoe for flash – Shoot in JPEG, TIFF, or RAW – Sensor resolution range: 3MP – 24MP – Medium dynamic range – High bit depth
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This note was uploaded on 12/14/2011 for the course GRA 1280c taught by Professor Lopez during the Fall '11 term at Miami Dade College, Miami.

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