Flashcards in Film & Pixels Deck (15):
Obscura(dark) Camera(Chamber) / Darkroom
First black and white film that produced opposite images and used Mercury. Created by Louis Daguerre
Converts to numerical film.
made up of smaller sensors called pixels.
Picture Elements. The number of pixels means the more detailed the photo is. Each pixel has a gel over it.
1 Mega Pixel = ?
one million pixels.
How many red Pixel gels normally used in a photo?
How many green Pixel gels normally used in a photo?
How many blue Pixel gels normally used in a photo?
What is the normal size used for camera film?
What is the benefit of a Full Sized Sensor and what is the size?
The resolution is better and more pixels are created
Most digital cameras have what size sensors?
JPEG (joint photographic experts group)
Lossy: which means that the file is able to take out information.
Fine: Highest resolution
Basic: Low resolution
TIFF (tagged image file format)
Uses lossless compression to maintain image integrity and clarity.