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  • Aberrations

    by Leakeem | 21st of November, 2012

    Two days ago, I bought a lens adapter so I can use old Nikon Film lenses with my camera. But the night before that, I cleaned a 50mm prime lens myself. I disassembled it and reassembled. Yeah. I know about the do-not-disassenble-lenses-or-else-you-risk-getting-lens-elements-... More
  • Aberration, Color Fringing

    by Midosemsem | 16th of August, 2011

    Aberration, also known as “color fringing,” refers to the effect in which light passing through a lens becomes blurred and produces a fuzzy image on the film. If the camera lens is unable to focus light of different wavelengths or if the lens is scratched or otherwise... More
  • Chromatic aberration

    by Tamarabauer | 4th of April, 2011

    Chromatic aberration appears in photos as "fringes" of color along boundaries that separate dark and bright parts of the image and can be most annoying. Even with Canon L glass and a reasonably high end camera, I'm still faced with it in certain situations - with trees... More
  • Purple fringing

    by Davulcu | 17th of March, 2011

    Since many lenses can not focus all colours to same convergence point, Chromatic Aberration becomes a major problem for many photographers. If you are shooting in RAW mode , you have the chance to get rid of this fringing in your raw editor. However in some cases when... More
  • How to get rid of lens fringing and chromatic aberrations with PS

    by Titania1980 | 28th of August, 2010

    Hi would like to share my little knowledge about eliminating those awful and refusal-reason lens fringing on some photos (usually red and green colors by the edges of tour objects). I have made with my snow photos. I took a lot of snow photos by the 8th march big snow... More
  • What Does it Mean?

    by Williamardrey | 5th of August, 2010

    I just looked at my most recent rejections and the reasons for the rejections. I could understand most of them, which were things like: "poor lighting setup", "poor contrast or incorrect exposure", "white balance parameter not correctly assigned"...and then there was this... More
  • Purple Fringing Quick Fixes

    by Travismanley | 26th of June, 2009

    Just wrote a new post at my blog twcdm.blogspot.com Here is a sample of that post. Purple Fringing, AKA: Chromatic Aberrations (sounds like something you would hear on an episode of X-Files), AKA: Lens Fringing. Even with the best lenses you will occasionally find... More

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