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Camera Obscuras

Obscura(dark) Camera(Chamber) / Darkroom

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Daguerreotype

First black and white film that produced opposite images and used Mercury. Created by Louis Daguerre

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Digital Photos

Converts to numerical film.

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Digital Sensors

made up of smaller sensors called pixels.

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Pixels

Picture Elements. The number of pixels means the more detailed the photo is. Each pixel has a gel over it.

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1 Mega Pixel = ?

one million pixels.

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How many red Pixel gels normally used in a photo?

250, 000

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How many green Pixel gels normally used in a photo?

500, 000

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How many blue Pixel gels normally used in a photo?

250, 000

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What is the normal size used for camera film?

35mm

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What is the benefit of a Full Sized Sensor and what is the size?

36mm
The resolution is better and more pixels are created

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Most digital cameras have what size sensors?

24mm

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JPEG (joint photographic experts group)

Lossy: which means that the file is able to take out information.
Fine: Highest resolution
Normal
Basic: Low resolution

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TIFF (tagged image file format)

Uses lossless compression to maintain image integrity and clarity.

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RAW/RIF (Raw image formatting)

Unmannipulated or dumped
Fine: Highest resolution
Normal
Basic: Low resolution