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Digital photography has grown exponentially in the 21st century, making film cameras nearly obsolete. Ask questions here about digital camera brands, functions and prices here.
Most digital cameras, unfortunately, have some shutter delay. Shutter delay is the time between when the shutter release is pressed and when the image is actually captured. Shutter delay becomes more of a nuisance when you are taking action shots or even portraits. The split second difference could …
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Pixels are tiny building blocks of color in an image; the more you pixels there are, the more detailed the image will be. A mega-pixel is a set of one million pixels; most DSLR cameras have a range of around 10 megapixels up to a mind-blowing 50 megapixels. How many mega-pixels you have is not rea…
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A camera with manual aperture and shutter speed settings allow for greater creative flexibility in your photography, as you can photograph in various light settings and create aperture and shutter settings typically not set by an automatic camera. Digital camera images also have less latitude and …
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Many cameras offer color mode options which allow you to take pictures in black & white, sepia, and vivid color. You set your camera to take black & white pictures, you take a picture, and you can view your picture in black & white.Then you can use photo manipulation software to modify y…
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These days everyone seems to have a digital camera. Is it really better than film? Digital cameras have many benefits over film: No expensive film to buy and develop.Preview your pictures instantly; delete at your leisure.Upload pictures quickly to your computer for viewing.Manipulate and fix pictur…
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It is amazing how many batteries a digital camera can go through in a day � sometimes one or two sets of batteries if you are on a long shoot or a full day of sightseeing. However, there are a few ways you can conserve your battery power so you aren�t stranded without power. 1) Turn off your ca…
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To make it simple: 1. Use a compatible USB cord to connect the camera to your computer. 2. If this is your first time to connect the device : it will automatically search and obtain compatible drivers from the camera, so this would take a little longer than usual. 3. After the device drivers are …
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Night photography can be tricky. Generally, you have to allow for long exposures, during which the camera has to be perfectly still, so a tripod is important. These exposures can result in "noisy" (or grainy) photos. If you are interested in night photography, here are a few features to keep in mind…
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Digital photography makes your print processing easier and cheaper. You can choose your photo paper, which printer type to use or choose an online printing service to print your photos.Here are some of your printing options:Online printing services. The ease of an online printing service often outwe…
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It is certainly possible to make your digital photos look as good as film photos. Follow a few simple rules for frame-worthy results:Make sure you download your images at full resolution. Image quality is highest when photos are at full resolution.Review the file properties: 300 dpi, 400K, and 1600 …
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If you are new to digital photography, you don't need to purchase an expensive digital camera. Even if you do have experience using a digital camera, an expensive camera doesn't always guarantee a good shot. Most importantly, you need to learn the basics of photography and learn about exposure and l…
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Many travelers worry that airport x-ray machines will damage their camera's memory or the memory cards. So far, there is little proof that airport x-ray screening machines can damage your camera's memory cards and images. The airlines often warn about damage to film from x-ray machines - not digital…
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Depending on how damaged the photo is, you can get a program called "photoimpressions" which I use. I am actually redoing some old family photos and you can do all sorts of tricks with this program: Tears, discoloration, lighten, darken, touch up smudges, old spotting on photos, etc. If you are inte…
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1907 - The Autochrome Lumiere is the first color photography process marketed. (from wikipedia, timeline for photography)
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Hey Dee ann==Not simply idleing the engine. If you had an extra load on it to cause it to overheat this could cause it. GoodluckJoe
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The problem is in the instrument cluster. It needs to be checked out.This is a very common problem with these cars as they age. I have seen a number of them where the odometer was blank and/or working intermittently together with the tachometer. The only reliable solution is to get a new one from a …
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Take it to a garage. It needs to be checked out. --> it it is original, then I agree, go to the garage, if not, replace the BCM (Body control Module) to the fitting one (from the donour car, where you got the digital gauge from)
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None of the books are as clear as they should be; I like the Chilton series, available new or used from Amazon.com. The Haynes is ok, but most of their photos are grainy.
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Do you have the owner's or repair manauL? this would be helpful in more ways you could imagine. Owning these can and will save you lots of money
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"Shorts" are not short anymore. They are about twice as long as they used to be.
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See a GOOD doctor, the only way to tell I wouldn't suggest using an online test. I was wrongly diagnosed with dyslexia, using a doctor, and it wasn't until this summer that I was tested again, this time, I was diagnosed with ADD and a few other things. It really did make a difference too, because I …
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Without seeing the photo, I wouls say it is the billboard at Logan Blvd. and Western ave. I Have an aerial photo of the area that pre-dates the expressway, and there was a rail bridge and mostly frame houses. The billboard is still there, and except for new development, the streets have not changed.…
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%REPLIES% Answer try S. lake park ave from about 47th street and keep walking north till 35th street there are a few old buldings in that area. Answer What types of buildings are you looking for? I am a contractor, and spend most of my day driving around the city. I also have a great intere…
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The short answer is that a modern 24-megapixel digital SLR offers around the same level of resolution as a good film scanned in a modern minilab. Ken Rockwell has tested the Nikon D3X to this effect; see related links below. Now for the long answer. In Theory It's quite easy to work …
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Mickey Mantle OAL Commemorative Baseball The baseball I believe you are referring to, is the Mickey Mantle commemorative baseball that was used in an official game played on August 25, 1996. A monument in honor of Mickey Mantle who died a year earlier was unveiled in Yankee Stadium's Monument Par…
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Mickey Mantle Joe Pepitone Duel signed Photo A Mickey Mantle signed 8 x 10 photo sells for about $150.-$300.A Joe Pepitone signed 8 x 10 photo sells for about $10.-$15.Price will vary based on condition, and the type of authenticity that accompanies the signature. Photo composition, and appea…
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Computer memory is the short term, high speed storage of a computer. : A good example of the parts of the computer: You = CPU your computer desktop = memory your computer desk drawers = hard drive You only have so much usable surface are on the top of the desk so that is constantly being cleane…
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If the images are in a standard format (BMP, JPG, GIF) you should be able to open them with just about any image viewing program; if they're a non-stanmdard format, try using IrfanView (www.irfanview.com).   If you double click on the image, and if it's in a format your photo editing software…
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A jpg file stores a compressed picture. The digital cameras use a relatively weak compression in order to improve the time that it takes to process an image before saving it. Most of the compression algorithms are also implemented in hardware, which limits the complexity - they face severe memory a…
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The Hardware CD-R/RW drive cannot burn a CD on its own. It depends on a software to do that task. A CD-Burning software is essential to burn a CD because it is programmed to transfer Binary information (Data) from the source CD-ROM/R/RW to the destination CD-R/RW.  Computers are basically dumb…
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If the camera supports direct printing or the printer supports direct connection to a camera (which it sounds like they don't) you would simply connect them together using the apprpriate USB cable.Otherwise, you need to use a PC or a laptop with at least two USB ports (one for each device) and the a…
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I'm not real fond of this question, so let's rephrase it into a similar one that's better: How has the availability of affordable, high-quality digitized imagery impacted digital graphic design? Executive summary: Affordable digitized photos have made it possible for more publishers to use more ph…
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Answer Break apart and send as multiple e-mails. OE, tools, options. Sending video in an e-mail is a bad idea. Most servers will time out or simply not send it. Even if it sends, the recipient will have a long wait to download unless he has very high speed INTERNET. You can use a large file send…
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Go to a free service enabling you to send files up to 2GB in size. Your file is uploaded to a temporary server and the recipient receives a link to download the file.
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Historical books, town hall records, or on the internet.
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"Mega-" is generally the prefix applied to a unit of measure, to multiply that unit by one million. Therefore a Megapixel is 1,000,000 pixels.Edit: there are exactly 1,048,576 pixels in 1 megapixel !
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Answer Principle difference is "through-the-lens" framing and focus. Naturally you can control depth of field, light levels, focus, etc with both units, but with the SLR you see these changes before you take the picture. Answer There are advantages and disadvantages to both types of camera: …
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Mickey Mantle Autograph A Mickey Mantle single signed baseball is worth about $400.-$600. Price will vary based on condition, and type of authenticity that accompanies the signature. Rare examples of pristine signatures or inscriptions like "The Mick" "HOF 1974" or 536 HR's" could raise the price…
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Answer local newspaper , marketing companies, magazine companies, model agencies, real estate companies, billboard companies, advertising firms, television ads, transportation ads on the side of busses, taxi cab ads, printing companies, clothing companies for the magasine ads, etc. etc. many jobs…
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Answer Film is developed in a light tight bag or room and developed with three chemicals and water: developer, water, fix, hypo, and wash, with times dependent on the type of film. When your negatives are dry you can take a section of them and slide them into the film carrier and place it in the e…
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The early cameras were very boxy things with the very first often being similar in size to a coffin. the first camera was called a camera obscura. it was invented in the middle ages to aid artists in doing realistic paintings. it was a dark room with a pinhole or lens in one wall and the artist stoo…
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Put the disc in the computer with the small triangle going in tip-first on top. Go to your Desktop by minimizing all windows. Double click "My Computer" on the desktop. The floppy disc is the A: drive. So double click on "A:" or "A: 3 1/2 inch floppy", whichever it shows. Then just drag all of the f…
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Yes, you use R-134A. The low pressure intake valve is right in front of the engine, in the middle of the car (side-to-side) and about12" down on a silver metal pipe. Remove the cap, take your adapter (at the end of the hose) and pop it onto the intake valve. It will not fit onto the high pressure in…
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Answer The type of battery recommended for cellphone usage is something like a lithium ion battery. If you get a nickel based battery, it can develop a memory effect, the lithium batteries under normal usage do not develop this effect. Either way, the best way to make sure that your battery las…
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I have been in the video business since the 60's, most of the early days dealing with commercial video products. The first commercial/industrial unit was the Sony 1/2" black-and-white unit. This was a two-piece unit consisting of a camera head and a recorder section. It had no playback and did not h…
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Answer A lot and yes. And your insurance could go up much more than the fine and for a period of years. Drive safe. I disagree...see: http://wikidriving.com/index.php?title=Red_Light_Camera_Locations It is generally a $50 fine without points because they cannot adequately prove who the driver…
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Original answer moved to discussion page. The aperture is an opening within the lens whose size is controlled by a series of overlapping blades. It's sole purpose is to control the amount of light that reaches the film or digital sensor during the exposure time. Anything else, such as depth of fiel…
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PSA/DNA - JSA An autograph that is not authenticated by a creditable company could sell at half the price or less than one that is. Two of the top, and most trusted authenticators are PSA/DNA, and James Spence Authentic -JSA (See Related Links) Collectors will pay more for signatures authenticate…
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First photo-1827 Joseph Nicephore Niépce produces the first successful picture over an eight hour exposure time. 1837 Daguerretype In 1837 Daguerre creates his first Photo on a copper plate coated with iodide of silver. 1840 Calotype Talbot sensitized paper to light with a silver salt solution.…
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That's an easy one!Each Network Interface Card (NIC) has its own machine level address, called a MAC address which is assigned and programmed into it during manufacture. This is different from the IP address, which can be changed.A NIC is a special hardware card that handles the sending and receivin…
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Steven J. Sasson (b. 1950) is an electrical engineer who is credited with inventing the digital imaging sensor, while working with supervisor Gareth A. Lloyd at the Eastman Kodak Company. In 1978, Sasson and Lloyd were issued United States Patent 4,131,919 for their digital camera. * The charge-cou…
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A digital camera captures images through electronic sensors called "pixels", which each are sensitive to light. Put enough pixels together, stand back and it looks like a picture. Electronic images are then stored as data on electronic media such as disks or flash memory; a digital camera refers onl…
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Answer Yes .... The Olympus C-8080. [Spelvin adds] Canon currently has more than 10 models in production that have that feature. All of them have shutter priority as well. Panasonic (with Leica lenses!) has more than 6 models, in the FZ series. Sony currently offers the H5, H7, and H9. Fuji h…
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In our department, all Crime Scene personnel are Police Officers assigned to the Detective Division. They receive additional training to be crime scene photographers. In college, you should probably take up photography class, and it is strongly recommended, but not needed. The reason for this is be…
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Answer Passlock not working properly.
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Answer It depends. If you do an "all at once" you will only be able to put the 100mb on. However, if you do a mulitsession burn, you will be able to keep filling up the disk until it is full. The downside to this is that not all computers can read these disks, so it is generally better to do an …
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The first color plate, Autochrome, invented by the French Lumière brothers, reached the market in 1907. it took them a long while to be able to make a lard big enough to fit the pot. It was based on a 'screen-plate' filter made of dyed dots of potato starch, and was the only color film on the marke…
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When you have the right cards and combos with them then they are good i just got in 8th place in a tournoment with one i would have done better but i had to leave so study a gravekeepers deck and make good combos for them dont forget necrovaly gravekeepers stele and rite of spirit
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A: Normally a camera will have options of selecting image size in MPs (10MP, 5MP etc.). That is the count of total pixels in the resulting image and is normally termed as resolution. Actual image size in inches (for lab quality print at 300DPI) is approx. 8"x10" for 7MP resolution. One should take p…
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well personally i think that sony and canon are the top best. They both have quite good clear pictures and are easy to use.
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Alexander Wolcot invented one of the first cameras.
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They seem to be a real company with a real website but if they are legit or not, check with the Better Business Bureau either online or your local chapter to see if there are any complaints against them.Their actual name is extrasoncall.com~ T
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Answer Keep your Autographs Away from sun light! Even reflected sun light will take its toll over time. Autographs on Baseballs signed in Ink, blue ball point pen being the best have proven to hold up better than Sharpie. Once the autograph has faded the best you can do is stop further damage by…
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Signature Display & Authenticity A Mickey Mantle signed 8 x 10 photo sells for about $150.-$300. Price will vary based on condition, and the type of authenticity that accompanies the signature. Photo composition, and appeal will effect the price as well. Part of the value will be determined b…
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Answer The first one that I had seen was about ten years ago and it was put out by casio-the resolution was 640x480 and it had a 2mb internal memory and sold for about a thousand dollars. 9-07-2006 Digital camera technology is directly related to and evolved from the same technology th…
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I think you should take both. It's important to know where photography came from to fully appreciate it in it's entirety. I'm currently taking a film class. I'm finding it very beneficial and I've always shot DSLR. So I don't think one is better than the other. Plus film is the sharpest image you ca…
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There is never a best something. It is always subjective. What is the best car?
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go to ask.com, type in make and model (ie 1997 Kia Sportage) there are several sites that will be available for different issues. gf
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Film camera's use the old film canisters and have to be developed (taken to the store). Digital cameras use memory to store the images, and can be uploaded to your computer/ipod/etc. Digital camera: Points of light are detected and each point (called a pixel) is assigned a value representing color…
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Powershot S2 Number of Pictures It depends on the quality you have the camera set at. At the Super Fine setting, each photo will be around 2mb. It comes with 16mb of storage, so you can take around 8 photos. Go down in photo quality and it will hold more. You can go to the Canon official site to…
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Answer I was told it was a bad BCM. Whatever that is? A BCM stands for Body control Module. It controls the guages. Try partsgeek.com for an inexpensive one. I dont know about installation, but you could take the part and your vehicle to your mechanic to have it installed and still saved money.
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Speed alert is based on transmission output shaft RPM and engine RPM. Older vehicles require magnets to be attached to the drive shaft where the rotation of the shaft causes an induction in a pick-up coil then the small voltage pulses are amplified. Newer vehicles have these sensors built-in to t…
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1871, but the first popular portable camera was the kodak, in 1888. It contained a 20ft roll of photographic paper.
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It depends on a lot of factors as some may find out. Some Operating Systems such as Windows will not allow you to. And sometimes you have to deal with JFIF Jpeg's and Exif Jpeg's as the bottom post does. That person thoroughly explains the issues in my opinion. What you can try doing is inserting th…
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Answer soak it with hairspray usally that will take it off.
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One summer day in France in 1826, Joseph Niepce took the world's first photograph. It's a photo of some farm buildings and the sky. It took an exposure time of 8 hours. No one's exactly sure how he did this or what chemicals were used. All that's known for sure is that the photo is on an 8"x 6.5…
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Modern photography is attributed to William Henry 'Fox' Talbot, who took the first positive / negative photograph in 1840. Although not the first to produce photograhs, his positive/negative process has earned him the nick name 'father of modern photography'. The picture was taken in a village call…
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Inventor of the Apple Quicktake The Apple Quicktake camera was invented by Steven J Sasson and others with the Eastman Kodak company and was introduced in 1994 in association with Apple Computer. The camera was the first consumer digital camera.
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Yes. A fielder's choice is when a defensive player plays a ground ball and tries to throw out a runner other than the batter. A fielder's choice can be credited when no out is recorded on the play if the official score keeper determines that the batter would have been out if the play went directly t…
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There are a variety of surfboard constructions coming out now including epoxy, firewire, Solomon and many others but the traditional surfboard is a polyurethane blank and fiberglass. The polyurethane blank aka foam is shaped down to a specific shape then coated with a resin that is strengthened by f…
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Security Dome Camera ConnectionYou would need to install a power cable and a coaxial cable to the camera mounting location and terminate both cables with BNC connectors and connect to some type of front end equipment, ie - switcher, multiplexer or a digital recorder. If the dome is a pan and tilt ca…
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A camcorder is a portable electronic device (generally a digital camera) for recording video images and audio onto a storage device. The camcorder contains both camera and recorder in one unit, hence its portmanteau name. This compares to previous technology where they would be separate. The Wikip…
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Dodgeball Materials ukdba dodgeballs are often made from a foam center with a harder plastic layer on the outside, finally covered by a layer cotton-like stuff. American dodgeballs are made of rubber pumped with air. see you on the court, jakedodge.
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Photography Inspiration If you love life and you're not afraid of the ups and downs of life the inspiration is all around you. It could be a homeless person sitting on a bench with an expression of sadness and hopelessness on his face, to a child running along side the surf at a beach with a puppy. …
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Well, if you have a notebook, I just found this answer myself. You would need to buy a Firewire cable (6pin to 4 pin)that could connect both in your cam and your mac. Connect the cable to your computer in the firewire port, then connect it to your cam. Assuming your computer is already turned on. G…
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P0171 and P0174 (mixture too lean) is a known design fault. Excessive oil is pulled into the air intake plenum above the engine from the PCV tube, and the accumulated oil causes the seals on the isolator bolts holding the plenum onto the intake manifold to fail and leak. The solution is to replace t…
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Regular, consumer compact cameras (also known as a point and shoots), they can be anywhere from $50-$300. Bridge cameras (also known as advanced point-and-shoots) may be between $300-$1,000. Mirrorless, interchangeable lens cameras (also known as DSLMs) like the ones made by Sony, Olympus, and Fuj…
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Generally the presiding judge decides what form of evidence can be submitted.If an e-mail can be connected to the person without there being any doubt of someone else having sent it, then it is possible it could be used as evidence in some cases.If the e-mail account was accessible to others, it is …
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A megapixel is one million pixels. A pixel is a picture element. Like graphics displayed on a television or computer monitor, digital photos are made from millions of tiny colored dots, or pixels. The more pixels used to produce a photo, the less "grainy" it will appear and the better any enlargemen…
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Casey Stengel Mickey Mantle Signed Baseball Casey Stengel was like a father to Mickey Mantle, and a signed baseball of Mickey, and his first Manager would be desired. A Casey Stengel Mickey Mantle signed baseball would be worth about $300.-$500. Price will vary based on condition, and the type of…
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Postmodernism is a term applied to a wide-ranging set of developments in critical theory, philosophy, architecture, art, literature, and culture, which are generally characterized as either emerging from, in reaction to, or superseding, modernism. An attitude or trend of the 1970s, 1980s, and 1990s,…
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Invention of PhotographyThis is probably the exact same question as "When was the camera invented?" See the link to the right.In 18th centurytwo-tone imaging and the basic optic principles of the camera were documented by Chinese and Greek philosophers between the 5th and 4th centuries. grayscale im…
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Advantages of GPSDepending on what you are using it for, and the rating of your system it could be invaluable.I have a hand held and lap-top connected GPS. The advantages of having either is determining your exact position. While traveling through Albany, GA, I became lost. Looking for a place to pu…
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Pictures of the cameras themselves, or pictures that were taken from the camera? If it is pictures of the cameras themselves, Google Images works fine. For pictures that were taken from the camera, go to Flickr and type in the camera model to see its pictures.
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Answer The computers use code based on ones (1) and zeros (0). The hard disk is basically a large disk with hundreds of thousands of tiny magnets. When you "save" the hard drive "writes" in computer code what needs to be saved. There is a needle like device that hovers over the hard disk and chan…
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Who's the subject? Taking pictures of Sean Penn -- with any type of camera -- without his permission, has proved to be dangerous. It often leads to a black eye. Answer Is this a Joke? What do mean by dangers? Have you used an olden days camera before? Digital Camera are pretty safe…
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