Digital Photography

Date:
Thursday 10 February 2005

Time:
6.30pm open to non-members, free, requires no booking

Speaker:
Keith Taylor is a senior product planner at IBM Hursley, but separately has a keen interest in photography, and is a member of Winchester Photographic Society

Venue:
Isle of Wight, Medina High School, Fairlee Road, Newport, on the A3054 about a mile N-E from the centre of Newport. Multimap

This talk includes some basic photographic principles, trends in digital cameras, image sensing and processing, and a comparison with film.

It includes demonstrations of different types of digital camera. He will discuss Camera basics, Computer Advances in Cameras, Image sensors, Moving pictures and image storage, Image Quality - definition, colour balance, manipulation and a summary of advantages and disadvantages (computer person vs non-computer person).