Tips on digital camera maintenance

October 02, 2013  //  Posted by: cooldude  //  Category: Digital Cameras / Camcorders

digital camera maintenanceDigital cameras involve delicate engineering and hence call for right maintenance routine. It’s needless to mention that the digital shutter is one of your most prized investments and hence you have to ensure the rightmost care for it. The post here is a short note on digital camera maintenance.

The camera lens is the most delicate part of the camera and you have to assure a regular cleaning regimen for it. Use alcohol based solutions and fine tissue-paper to clean up the camera lens. Be gently with the cleaning and make sure to touch up both the rear and front part. However, before you start off with the alcohol mop, use a fine blower brush to sweep of the dust particles from the lens. The blower brush has to be cleaned up immediately post the sweeping. Apart from cleaning, you must be careful to keep the lens guarded with the lens cover while not in use. This will help in preventing dust layer on the lens by a great extent.

Be careful with the camera batteries as well. The expert shutterbugs always advise to take out the camera battery from the device while the camera is at rest. Charge up the batteries occasionally- however, make sure that these don’t get overcharged. Then, you have to be cautious about proper camera storage. Always store the camera inside its camera bag while not in use. As mentioned earlier, digital cameras are designed with sensitive engineering and even a light blow can be endangering for the internal circuitry of the gadget.

Besides, never bring the digital camera closer to any kind of magnetic properties. Magnets are really harmful for the internal circuitry of a digital camera. Moreover, it’s repeatedly advised to store the digital camera in some cool place, away from sunrays and heat.

Top three factors before purchasing a digital camera

September 09, 2012  //  Posted by: cooldude  //  Category: Digital Cameras / Camcorders

Buy a digital camera, digital cameraAre you planning to buy a digital camera recently? Keep a few things in mind before you buy the digital camera. It is an electronic good and you should pay proper attention before you buy the item. The first and foremost thing that you should keep in mind is the shop from which you are going to buy the camera. It is very important because only a good shop can give you proper after sales support in case of any problem. Otherwise you may have to face immense problem which may ultimately lead to the damaging of the camera as well.

The brand of the camera is also a very important thing that you should keep in mind. Do a proper research of the market to find out the camera of which brand is having the least problem. Thirdly the specifications of the camera are also very important and you should understand them properly so that you use them properly. Keeping these things in mind will make your digital camera purchase successful.

Why Should One Buy A SLR?

June 14, 2012  //  Posted by: cooldude  //  Category: Digital Cameras / Camcorders

Buy A SLR, SLR camerasThere are many reasons as to why an SLR camera is so popular. It is packed with features that let you shoot the best quality pictures. If you are in doubt as to why you should buy an SLR camera, here are a few answers:

1) You can control the quality of the pictures you take. Most of these cameras come with interchangeable lenses as they help you adjust to your surrounding and take pictures worthy of appreciation.
2) These cameras come with robust manual controls. These controls are easy to learn and implement, they also help you to get the desired sharpness or bluntness that you may require.
3) The picture quality is amazing. No wonder they are extensively used by professionals. No matter under what light conditions you take the photos, they all look natural and have depth in them.
4) These sophisticated cameras come in varying sizes and shapes so that you can choose the one that you are most comfortable using.

How Do Mega-Pixels Affect The Clarity Of A Picture

June 05, 2012  //  Posted by: cooldude  //  Category: Digital Cameras / Camcorders

Tips to buy camera, camerasPictures is the way of looking back in the past and reliving those happy moments once again. With the advancement of technology the market now offers you many cameras to select from. Now you can buy a camera according to your needs with special features. The special feature includes water proof camera for underwater or even the shock proof ones for rough handling. There is a camera for everyone needs. Digital photography mainly depends upon the number of megapixels.

Megapixels do not affect the clarity of the photograph that you take. It only increases the resolution of your photographs. If you are looking to blow up the image in a larger canvas you could go for the cameras with the higher megapixels camera. If you are looking for a regular size image then you would not need to buy a camera with a megapixel more than 10. Therefore, megapixels do not affect the clarity of the picture but it increases the resolution of your photograph.

Finest Lenses for Canon Cameras

September 18, 2011  //  Posted by: cooldude  //  Category: Digital Cameras / Camcorders

Canon is one of the best companies famous for its digital camera and lenses. It serves one of the finest quality products all over the world. People prefer canon for its finest lens quality. We have Canon EF 85 mm f/1.2 lens which is one of the finest lenses used in the digital camera.

It gives the best images a person can have. This lens is famous for its zooming nature. It is the best lens when you want to click the photos that are very far. You can also go for 70-200mm f/2.8 lens. It is the most popular lens which servers almost every purpose. Use this lens for street photography and photo journalism.

The lenses come in a very wide range of prices. You have probably many choices to go for that lens which suits you the best. You can also buy more than one lens if you want. You can just simply change the lens and use it.

Record your memories using a handy Camcorder

April 01, 2011  //  Posted by: cooldude  //  Category: Digital Cameras / Camcorders

Are you confused about what to gift your spouse on her birthday? If you are, here is a bit of help for you. Gift the love of your life a handy camcorder. The handy camcorder is the best way to capture beautiful memories and relive them whenever you want to.

When it comes to handy camcorders, you have to ensure that your purchase the best in the market. Several companies have brought out their own range of camcorders and this makes the choice really difficult. The basic camcorder that you can opt for should have a LCD of 2.4 inch, must record full HD 1080p video at the rate of 30 fps.

See that the handy camcorder saves videos in the MPEG 4 AVC/H.264 (MOV) format and comes with at least 4x digital zoom. The best handy camcorders have in-built HDMI port and USB 2.0 cable. See that the handy camcorder is use friendly and can be used easily.

Things to keep in mind before you start using your camcorder

February 23, 2011  //  Posted by: cooldude  //  Category: Digital Cameras / Camcorders

Camcorders are an essential part of our every occasion today. Hence, maintain some tips before using your camcorder to have a smooth and lively recording of your special moments.

Firstly, charge your camcorder regularly so that it is always ready to shoot even your sudden surprises. Then, before you begin a new record, do not forget to search to the end of the tape in case you are using a used tape. This is to ensure that you are either not erasing the previous shoots or also not leaving a long space between the 2 recordings. Always put the time and date on the camcorder while you start the shoot. Hence, start 2 minutes early to make the camcorder ready for recording.

Try to play some background music while shooting indoors. Quiet recordings are very dull. Also ensure that there is sufficient light during the shoot. Learn how to keep the hands steady through frequent practice. Do not forget to switch off the camcorder after use to save the battery.

Save your happy moments with the best digital camera

December 14, 2010  //  Posted by: cooldude  //  Category: Digital Cameras / Camcorders

A Digital camera is always a good idea at any time of the year. You can’t go wrong if you buy a Sony or a Nikon. The thing to watch out for is that they have high mega pixels, good optical zoom, and you like the way they look and feel. But if you are a serious photographer then you should go for a digital SLR. A digital SLR signifies a significant investment, not only of your money but also of your time. So be prepared for what’s coming your way.

Digital camera is one of those handy gadget which can take us down a memory trip. Be it an outing with your friends or a holiday with your family, a digital camera captures all the great moments together. While purchasing a digital camera one has to keep in mind the quality. A high resolution camera with a good memory is expensive, but it’s worth an investment.

Buyers guide to a digital point and shoot camera

October 29, 2010  //  Posted by: cooldude  //  Category: Digital Cameras / Camcorders

The choices you have while buying a digital camera is quite thrilling. You have over dozen companies producing dozens and dozens of new models every day. So, choosing THE perfect camera is literally impossible. But choosing the camera which will match your needs is well within our hands. Let us take a look at the most basic features you need to consider while buying a digital camera.

First of all, classify yourself as a photographer. If you are the goofy one who likes to click pictures of your family on vacations, you should rather stay away from the expensive and advanced models. For taking pictures of your family, there are many moderate cameras which you can afford to drop on the water or forget in the hotel room. But if you are really passionate about photography and want to do something with that, you shouldn’t care about the money. Always remember that with money comes quality!

What to Look For In Night Vision Camcorders

October 17, 2010  //  Posted by: cooldude  //  Category: Digital Cameras / Camcorders

Surveillance or recording at night is a tough task, nothing really can substitute sunlight. Now, the work has to be done, and here is where a night vision camcorder comes to rescue. There are certain things that must be kept in mind when you are planning to but a night vision camcorder. The options and styles to choose from are many, before going for the buy, make sure you know exactly what features you require and how much you can afford to spend.

Depending on your requirements, which could be either to check up on your baby without disturbing their sleep, or to monitor your backyard or front gate at night, you must choose the camcorder. A lower lux score is better for night time recording.

Camcorders make use of infrared emitters to compensate the lack of light, some camcorders come with built-in emitters and in some you would have to additionally install one. Either ways research carefully, and only then spend on what is best for you.