Digital Photography

Thursday 17 February 2005

7.00pm (Coffee from 6.30pm in HC 032) open to non-members, free, requires no booking

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.

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).