Long Exposure Damages Sensors: Myth or Fact?

Long Exposure Damages Sensors: Myth or Fact?

Long exposures make for beautiful shots, but some people claim that too many long exposures could actually harm your camera. So, what’s the truth—do long exposure shots really damage your camera’s sensors? Long exposure shots won't do any damage to your camera's...
Do Bright Lights Damage Camera Sensors?

Do Bright Lights Damage Camera Sensors?

As photographers, we view light as an integral tool of the trade. But have you ever wondered if bright lights damage camera sensors? We are constantly adjusting our light settings and shutters speeds, but how does this impact the health of the camera itself? Your...
Can Cameras Get Computer Viruses?

Can Cameras Get Computer Viruses?

Digital cameras have made it possible to point, shoot, immediately view photographs, and share them with the world at the touch of a button. However, when a device has computer chips, internal software/firmware, and is able to share content over the Internet, one must...
This Is Why Mirrorless Cameras Make Noise

This Is Why Mirrorless Cameras Make Noise

An experienced photographer knows all too well the disturbance a shutter sound can make during a photoshoot. This is what has caused many people to start moving towards mirrorless cameras, but even these types of cameras still make some noise. But, why exactly do...
Do Professional Photographers Use Autofocus?

Do Professional Photographers Use Autofocus?

In photography these days, the camera is capable of making a lot of the choices needed to properly create a clear, properly exposed photograph. But do photographers use the easy option of autofocus when taking their photographs too? All levels of photographers use...
Ever Wonder Why Cameras Flip Your Selfies?

Ever Wonder Why Cameras Flip Your Selfies?

If you enjoy taking selfies, you may have wondered in the past why your camera flips them after they are taken. If you do not have much camera knowledge it can become confusing when you take a photo and it looks much different on your phone. Cameras flip your selfies...
Can You Reset a Camera’s Shutter Count?

Can You Reset a Camera’s Shutter Count?

With so many high-tech companies making expensive new cameras every year with tons of features, it can be tempting to buy a gently-used, older model of a camera instead of contending with the high prices. Like with all resales, you have probably wondered if the...