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digiKam Quick Tip: Group Photos by Format

Using the View → Group Images → By Format command, you can group photos in albums by format. This feature can come in useful for managing albums containing photos in different formats: JPEG, TIFF, RAW and video files, etc. Run the command, and

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Open Source Photography: NDFilter Android App

Getting exposure right when using ND filters can be tricky, unless you enlist the help of NDFilter. This open source app for Android makes it possible to calculate the correct shutter speed for the given ND filter with consummate ease. Switch your camera to Manual

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Brutalist Dreadnought: Forschungseinrichtungen für Experimentelle Medizin

If you take a look at photos of the Forschungseinrichtungen für Experimentelle Medizin (FEM) building floating on the web, you’ll be forgiven for doubting that such a phantasmagorical structure can actually exist. To prove that it’s real, I went to Berlin to photograph it, and

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Shooting with Rollei DIGIBASE CN200 PRO

ILFORD XP2 Super 400 has been my film choice for the longest time. But in the spirit of getting out of my comfort zone and trying new things, I decided to give a different film a go. Browsing the film selection at

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Notes on SONY E 50mm f/1.8 OSS SEL50F18

Nine out of ten times, I visit the Mimosa photo store to buy film and have a chat with the staffers. The last time was different, though. While walking by the store’s window, I spotted the SONY E 50mm f/1.8 OSS

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Walk in the Botanical Garden

Although I mostly wield a film SLR camera loaded with a black and white film nowadays, it’s nice to grab a digital camera and photograph colorful stuff for a change. And despite the fact that most plants in the outdoor area

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digiKam Software Collection 4.1.0 Released

digiKam team is proud to announce the release of digiKam Software Collection 4.1.0. This version, include many fixes since previous stable release 4.0.0: Continue reading digiKam Software Collection 4.1.0 released.

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