Category «Photography»

JPG vs PNG vs GIF, which format is better for my images

There are many file formats that we can use to save our favorite images. Although they all seem to look exactly the same, the truth is that there are big differences between them that we cannot ignore. In this post we make a comparison JPG vs PNG vs GIF , the 3 most popular formats today.Lossy vs lossless image formatsBefore delving into the differences between each of these three image file formats, we need to understand that there are two large groups of image file formats.

How to create a 3D image in Photoshop

3D images is a trend that, although it may seem a bit old-fashioned, is still current in the field of photography. Thanks to Photoshop , impressive results can be achieved by converting photos into true 3D images . There are only a few simple steps that we will have to follow to leave the entire audience spellbound with our three-dimensional captures.

Top 5 free photo editors for PC

There is no photography today that does not go through digital retouching programs. At least in the professional field. That has always been the case, for many who now say that the photos are more manipulated than before. And not all of us can afford the Photoshop license. Not even, sometimes and for which users, we need it.

Differences between SD, SDHC and SDXC cards

The process of acquiring a camera always begins with a long selection period in which we compare different models, brands, prices and an endless list of technical characteristics of one and the other. However, when we have finally decided on a specific model, we are struck by another great question: which card is the best for my new camera?

Five ways to organize your digital photos

You have to do it once and for all, but you never find the time. We are talking about classifying and ordering your digital photos. You download them to a computer or to the hard drive every time you remember (or your mobile memory fills up, that's another) and you accumulate files and more files as if there were no tomorrow.

Panasonic Lumix FZ82, 60x optical zoom camera

Panasonic has taken advantage of the first technology event of the year, CES in Las Vegas , to present a new family of SLR cameras. Among them, the Lumix FZ82 stands out , which surprises with its objective with the capacity to make a 60x optical zoom that can be doubled thanks to the digital zoom up to 120x .

Canon EOS 1300D, we have tested it

We are going to tell you all the details of the Canon EOS 1300D , a full- featured SLR for users who want to get started in photography without having to bleed out their pockets. Presented in March of this same year, the Canon EOS 1300D is Canon's strong bet to enter the amateur market, since despite the fact that its features mirror that of its predecessor, the Canon EOS 1200D, its price drops considerably, from 460 euros of the EOS 1200D to 375 of this (without body).

6 free photo editors via browser

Photo editing programs can be very expensive, especially if they have advanced features or are designed for professionals. Luckily, we will always have free and online options: you no longer need Photoshop or other software installed on your computer.In this article we are going to go over six free photo editors that you can use directly through the browser.

Canon PowerShot SX410 IS, compact camera

Canon is updating its catalog of cameras for next spring. They just introduced a new compact long-zoom machine , the PowerShot SX410 IS . It is equipped with a very bright 35mm equivalent 24-960mm lens (with an aperture f / 3.5 - F / 6.3). The grip is ergonomic even for such a compact body. It weighs 325 grams with the battery and a memory card.

Canon PowerShot SX720 HS, first contact

Presented by Canon as its slimmest and most powerful super zoom camera yet, the new PowerShot SX720 HS has just seen the light of day and we have already had a first contact with it to share our impressions. It is a compact traveler with an optical zoom of no less than 40x that can be carried in your pocket thanks to a body that is only 35.

How to take photos of moving stars

One of the night photographs that most impacts when we see it is the one that captures the trajectory of the stars . There are many types of photographs of moving stars, however, one of the most impressive is the one that takes the Pole Star as a reference point . Why? Because the Earth rotates on itself on an imaginary axis that points North.

Samsung WB350F, we tested this smart camera

The Samsung WB350F is a new proposal from the Korean company that combines a compact camera with good photo performance and an excellent zoom of up to 21x with various smart options. Thanks to these advanced functions, we can synchronize the camera with a mobile phone and transmit the photos directly , upload the images to Dropbox or Facebook through WiFi or even use the camera as a baby monitor.

7 tricks to photograph the Lunar Eclipse of January 2020

The year begins with one of the most beautiful astronomical phenomena that human beings can observe with the naked eye. We refer to the Penumbral Lunar Eclipse , which in this case will take place today, January 10, 2020 , when the Sun crosses the horizon line. As is usual with this type of phenomenon, there are not precisely a few users who decide to photograph the full Moon during this day so marked in the lunar calendar.

5 tips for photographing the 2019 Red or Blood Moon

The first month of 2019 starts off well for astronomy lovers. And it is that next Monday, January 21, a total lunar eclipse will take place , which is a phenomenon popularly known as the red moon or blood moon, in which the Moon will be dyed red.This will happen because the sunlight will be blocked by the Earth.

Canon PowerShot SX520 HS

Canon has introduced the  Canon PowerShot SX520 HS, a new model for users who are looking above all for a versatile camera. This camera is compact , but it combines its small size with a 42x zoom lens , soon to be heard. It also has a 16 megapixel BSI sensor, advanced image processor , optical stabilizer and records videos in FullHD.

5 tips for taking good photos in the snow

© Richard WalchThe ski season begins and surely more than one will spend a few days in the mountains to practice their favorite sport. And, as in any other event that we have in view, the photographs are sure to be an important part of it. However, we can find many challenges when taking photos on the mountain.

Canon PowerShot SX540 HS, bridge camera with 50x zoom

The Canon PowerShot SX540 HS offers the best of two worlds: a compact body and advanced features . Its main virtue is adaptability; it can be as easy as the user wants. Thus, it is yours to decide whether to entrust shooting and framing to the machine's automatisms or to make all the settings yourself.

Samsung WB800F, compact camera with superzoom and WiFi

Some time ago that Samsung has become a reference when it comes to next - generation cameras. Last year, the Koreans presented one of the most revolutionary cameras of recent years, the Samsung Galaxy Camera , and this 2013 they want to start it with interesting news. The Samsung WB800F is a good example of what you can ask of a compact camera of this generation: Good sensor, good lens and wireless connections.

Samsung NX500

The new Samsung NX500 has arrived to gain a foothold in the upper-middle range of the compact APS-C with interchangeable lenses. With its backlit sensor 28,2 megapixels and hybrid approach with 205 points and 209 phase detection by contrast , does not lack arguments to the new Samsung to convince any user.

Samsung NX3000, interchangeable lens mirrorless camera

The leading cameras of the brands are getting smaller and smaller, you have more electronics and above all, less mirrors. The Samsung NX 3000 is not a professional camera, but a device for truly enthusiastic photography enthusiasts. With a good-sized sensor and 20 megapixels of resolution, it allows entry to the NX lens range , a series of cameras and lenses that Koreans take very seriously and already has six cameras and a dozen lenses.

Canon PowerShot G1X Mark III, we tested it

It is the flagship of Canon's G series. The Canon PowerShot G1X Mark III is a high-end compact camera reminiscent of the Canon EOS M5 in appearance and features. In fact, despite its small size, it equips the same 24.2 megapixel APS-C sensor that we have seen in other models of the company. In addition, it has a Dual Pixel focus system and DIGIC 7 image processor.

Canon PowerShot SX730 HS, compact camera with 40x zoom

Canon has just launched its new PowerShot SX730 HS, a compact camera with a super zoom of 40x so that no detail is missed. And this is not the only Canon release of the day. Add to the camera the launch of its new lens, the EF-S 35mm f / 2.8 Macro IS STM. A lens specialized in capturing close-up images with spectacular results.

4 Canon cameras to take pictures of your vacation

Summer holidays are here, one of the times of the year when we take the most photos. There are many who go on a trip and want to immortalize the moment. Or we simply go out more than at other times of the year, which makes most photographers fill up memory cards. If you are thinking of buying a new camera for this summer, here are four Canon cameras that mix portability and image quality .

Canon Zoemini S and Zoemini C, cameras that print self-adhesive photos

Last year Canon launched the Zoemini, a portable printer with Zink technology that allowed us to print photos anywhere. Today the Zoemini family grows with two new devices, the Canon Zoemini S and Canon Zoemini C . These are two new all-in-one instant camera-printers . They allow you to take a photo and print it on a special adhesive paper, with a size of 5 x 7.

Canon PowerShot SX430 IS, a compact camera with x45 zoom

There are users who cannot decide between choosing a compact digital camera and a large SLR. On the one hand, the compact usually gives very good performance at an affordable price, but like DSLMs (like DSLRs but without mirror) there are none: you can configure every last aspect of your photography and achieve a quality that with the compact does not you can not even in dreams.

Sony SLT-A37, new 16.1 megapixel alpha camera

The Sony SLT-A37 is a compact interchangeable lens digital camera . It has a 2.7-inch (6.7 cm) TFT LCD screen with a resolution of 230,400 pixels that can be rotated to facilitate framing in difficult shooting positions. It comes complete with a Tru-Finder LCD electronic viewfinder with SVGA resolution (1.

Samsung DV150F and ST150F, the low-end also with WiFi

The Koreans from Samsung have come to the technology fair in Las Vegas (CES 2013) wanting to show off new products. A full range of products including six cameras . The small Samsung DV150F and ST150F are basic models, although the brand has endowed them with very interesting features. They are practically the same as each other, except for the front screen.

Canon IXUS 180, a 20 megapixel camera for point and shoot

The Canon company has taken advantage of the framework of the first technology fair of the year, CES , which is held during these days in Las Vegas , to present a new range of simple and practical cameras for the ordinary user who needs a camera ready for any time. It is family IXUS has increased in number with the Canon IXUS 180 , a compact camera, simple and very capable thanks to its features, which list a target of 20 megapixels and a zoom of up to 20x .

Differences between TIFF, PSD and JPG formats

When we want to save a photo we do not always know in what kind of format the store we and what are the most appropriate for our purposes . In this article we will resolve, as far as possible, these doubts, explaining the differences between the TIFF, PSD and JPG formats and which is the one that best suits our needs.

Canon Kwanon, Canon's first camera turns 80

It was the year 1934 when the Kwanon was born , the first prototype camera of the Japanese company that would end up being called Canon . It was the first Japanese 35mm camera with a focal plane shutter. They named her after the Buddhist goddess of mercy. In the upper part of the body of the camera an engraving with the thousand-armed goddess can be seen.

Canon IXUS 185, compact camera with 8x optical zoom

Canon has taken advantage of the CES to announce new models of compact cameras, among which is the IXUS 185, a team with 20 megapixels and 8x retractable optical zoom. The new compact from Canon is especially suitable for those users who do not want to buy a high-end mobile and who still prefer to use the classic.

Canon LEGRIA HF G26, new compact and portable Full HD camcorder

Canon has announced the launch of a new camcorder. It's called Canon LEGRIA HF G26 and it's a compact, lightweight, and portable Full HD camera . It features a 28.8mm wide-angle lens with 20x optical zoom, low light recording capabilities, a DIGIC DV4 processor, and an 8-blade circular aperture. The latter will allow us to create beautiful circular bokeh effects.

The best mirrorless cameras to get started in photography

The boom in mobile phones fatally wounded compact cameras , but while this category suffers, there is another that arose from the same problem. We are talking about mirrorless cameras, teams that offer superior image quality thanks to their interchangeable lenses, but that eliminate the mirror of SLRs to achieve more compact and manageable designs.

Instagram already allows saving drafts

Like most online services and applications, Instagram has not stopped renewing itself since its birth. Now the tool is updated with a new functionality that has a lot to do with the quality of what users publish or post. This is the "Save draft" option , a feature whose title tells us a lot. Until now, Instagram users  have not had the opportunity to save our images and edits for later.

Canon LEGRIA HF, new camcorders with 5-axis stabilization

Canon has presented at the doors of CES in Las Vegas a set of cameras and camcorders that arrive to join its immense catalog. In the group of camcorders we have the new LEGRIA HF, this time made up of three models: LEGRIA HF R806, LEGRIA HF R86 and LEGRIA HF R88, which boast of an HD quality video recording experience.

Samsung PL210, 14.2 megapixel compact camera

Samsung PL210 is a compact digital camera that only weighs 148 grams . It is also very thin, because it measures less than two centimeters thick, and that incorporates a lens of the same brand that is equivalent to 27-270 mm in 35 mm photography. The 3-inch LCD monitor-screen offers a resolution of 230,000 pixels.

Fujifilm Finepix S4000, compact camera with super long zoom and macro function

The Finepix S4000 from Fujifilm is a camera that can be found in some Internet shops below 250 euros , its official price, but is loaded with features. The first, its Fujinon 24mm lens with 30x optical zoom . This puts in our hand, with a weight less than half a kilo , a team with a tele lens of more than 700 mm, very solvent for sports photography, nature, landscape, actually for everything.

Samsung MV900F, new camera with folding screen for sale in Spain

It was presented a few weeks ago and now is available in our country . Yes, the Korean firm Samsung has just announced that the new Samsung MV900F compact camera is already on sale in Spain and in fact, from now on you have the opportunity to buy it in consumer electronics stores or authorized distributors for a price of 350 euros An amount that does not seem disproportionate at all, but quite the opposite, taking into account the technical data that this camera boasts .

Nikon 1 J2, interchangeable lens mirrorless camera

After a good number of rumors and leaks, Nikon has just announced a new member of its much talked about  System 1 mirrorless interchangeable lens cameras. The new Nikon 1 J2 maintains the basic features of its predecessor, the J1 , with its 10 megapixels , its sensor CMOS of an inch and design staff and away from defending retro fashion brands.

Canon Ixus 275 HS, compact camera

The metal body of the Canon Ixus 275 HS , with an elegant and extra-flat design, fits comfortably in any pocket. It is a compact digital camera for those who do not want to give up taking good photos without having to carry a lot of weight. And it is that this machine weighs 147 grams , counting the memory card and the battery.

Sony Alpha Nex 6, in-depth analysis

A compact camera is not what it used to be . For a long time, photographers had two options: settle for a small compact with limited features, or go for a large and expensive SLR camera . However, times change, and small compacts are starting to count a lot more in the game.The Sony NEX 6 is a good example of how far you can squeeze the possibilities of a compact camera.

The 5 best instant cameras and how they work

Analog photography has almost disappeared from our lives with the advent of digital cameras, but there is still a small group of users who want to continue taking photos in a more traditional way. Instant cameras are the cheapest and fastest way to get traditional photos. We explain how they work and what are the 5 best instant cameras .

Nokia Lumia 1020, we thoroughly tested its 41 Mpix camera

This article tries to answer the question that (inevitably) arises when meeting the Nokia Lumia 1020 smartphone : Does a mobile phone that have a 41 Mpix camera make you no longer need another camera at all? To know all the features of this smartphone I recommend that you read, if you have not already done so, this excellent analysis of the Nokia Lumia 1020 previously published on tuexperto.

Samsung WB150F, in-depth analysis

The Samsung WB150F is the perfect example of a compact camera that fits its time. In the midst of a battle with mobile phones in the amateur photography market, some cameras know how to fight. And it is that we no longer want the photos to save them on our computer, but to share them over the Internet, and this camera is a good example of how to do it.

Nikon Coolpix P340 and Coolpix S9700, two high-end compact cameras

Nikon has expanded its catalog of more advanced compact cameras with two exciting new models: the C oolpix P340 and Coolpix S9700 . Both models come to succeed two other already existing in their offer, but improving key points such as the lens. Both are compact, pocket-sized, but offer a technical height profile, as well as manual functions for users looking for something beyond the typical 'point and shoot'.

Samsung WB850F, digital camera with Wi-Fi

The Samsung WB850F is a compact digital camera with Wi-Fi wireless communication capabilities . The screen-monitor with a diagonal of 3 inches is AMOLED , like that of the manufacturer's high-end touch mobile phones. It can work in automatic or manual , and it has a macro mode. The image stabilizer is hybrid (optical and digital) to ensure that the shots are not blurred.

Panasonic Lumix SZ10, ultra-compact camera for self-portraits

The Panasonic Lumix SZ10 is a digital camera with a rotating screen . In this way, the user will have greater freedom when taking photos, especially self-portraits or selfies . The monitor screen has a diagonal of 2.7 inches and offers a resolution of 460,000 pixels. It can be rotated 180 degrees to place it in the most convenient position at any time.

Sony A3000, the mirrorless camera that looks like a SLR

One only has to look at it to think that we have a reflex camera in front of us . But appearances can be deceiving, and the Sony A3000 does not have a mirror or anything like it . Despite the fact that it brings the name of Sony's high-end camera range , Alpha, the A3000 belongs more to the NEX range, that of compact mirrorless cameras.

Panasonic DMC-FZ200, bridge camera with huge zoom

The middle way. Panasonic continues to bet on users who want a good camera but do not have advanced photography skills. The Lumix DMC-FZ200 is a good example. With a classic camera design , this equipment gives the feeling of having a real camera in your hands. In addition, it includes one of the details that fans like most, a huge telephoto lens .

Canon IXUS 190, 20 megapixels and x10 zoom in a compact size

Although our mobile phones increasingly have better cameras with which to take great photographs, specialized brands continue to produce their own models of compact cameras , for those who want to continue differentiating what is their smartphone from their camera. Canon is one of them and for this 2017, and on the occasion of the largest technology fair in the world, the CES, it has released three different models with which to satisfy this sector of the public who wants to have their own compact and not go around taking out their mobile every time you want to portray an instant that you consid

Tips for taking advantage of a fisheye lens

The fisheye lens is one of the strangest and funniest that we can buy for our camera . It is not exactly the first lens that we would choose as a basic lens, since we will not be able to take a single "normal" photo with it. But they are relatively cheap lenses (you can find some very basic ones for just 50 euros) , so it can be a whim to play with the camera in a different way.

Nikon COOLPIX L320, camera with superzoom

Nikon presents one more model of bridge camera with superzoom. Despite its shape, do not be fooled with this type of camera. It is a compact camera with a very large zoom lens. The fact that it takes this form does not mean that it is a semi-professional camera . Its main value is the lens, which allows us to find the farthest detail in the photo.

Canon EOS 4000D, digital SLR camera to start on the right foot

Canon launches two amateur DSLR cameras. The Canon EOS 2000D is somewhat more advanced, and this EOS 4000D has close performance. It mounts an 18 megapixel APS-C sensor (24 in the 2000D) that captures images with sensitivity of up to 6400 ISO. It also uses a DIGIC 4+ image processor and has WiFi connectivity (in this case without NFC).

10 things to consider before buying a camera

From "I want a camera" to "I want this camera " we should spend a little time asking ourselves some questions. And it is that cameras are one of the devices that we buy with fewer references and we allow ourselves to be guided, sometimes too much, by offers and sellers.To avoid buying what we do not want, what we do not need, or what is far from our needs, at Tuexperto.

Pentax X-5, an advanced camera with aesthetics of something more

The great fair is about photography , Photokina , and all brands have news. In this case it has been the Japanese brand Pentax . This Pentax X-5 is a bridge camera, an intermediate step between a simple compact and an SLR . It is a sector that has become very fashionable in recent times. They usually incorporate a large telephoto lens and manual controls , a way to get closer to the world of photography without leaving your wallet in the process.

Sony HX90, HX90V and WX500, new compact superzoom

The new Sony HX90, HX90V and WX500 represent the new proposal of the Japanese giant in the field of compact zuperzoom . And it is that all three models share the same goal ZEISS Vario-Sonnar with an optical zoom of 30x , plus dimensions compact , ideal to carry while on vacation or going out hiking. All have WiFi and NFC technology to share our photos without having to go through the computer or connect any cables, and also include the same 18 megapixel sensor and practically all the rest of the specifications except theOLED optical viewfinder of the HX90 and HX90V .

Panasonic Lumix TZ80, superzoom camera with 30x lens

A  compact size to fit in any pocket and an overwhelming 30x zoom , is what the new camera that Panasonic has just introduced and belongs to its TZ range of compact superzoom offers. The  Panasonic Lumix TZ80 is an ideal camera to accompany us on trips and excursions, also offering a light and attractive design.

Canon EOS 1300D, DSLR camera with Wifi and NFC

Canon has introduced a new DSLR camera for novice users. It is the EOS 1300D model , perfect for entering the world of DSLR photography . The new Canon EOS 1300D offers WiFi and Dynamic NFC connection for easy image sharing, as well as a host of enhanced features to help the user capture quality photos and videos.