Digital Photography

Date:
Thursday 17 February 2005

Time:
7.00pm (Coffee from 6.30pm in HC 032) 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:
Southampton Institute, Herbert Collins Building, HC 024

(Repeated from the previous week)

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).