nicholasmitchell

Nicholas is a staff writer at Photodoto. His interests include photography, collecting cameras old and new, video editing, and all things 3d. If a new gadget comes out on the market, he's sure to be the first to try it. He enjoys experimenting with low light photography, very long exposures and high speed filming.

When Were Color Photos Invented?

Photography has come a long way since the days of black and white photographs. Nowadays, you can snap a picture using your smartphone and effortlessly capture moments in vibrant colors. Black and white pictures from the past give off a classic, vintage vibe that some may adore, but it’s impossible to deny color’s impact on the medium of photography.

wall of colors

But have you ever wondered when the miracle of color photography was first introduced? In this article, we will delve into the history of color photography and learn about the invention that changed the world of photography forever.

The history of photography is filled with fascinating stories of exploration, discovery, and innovation. One of the most exciting chapters in this history is the early days of color photography. In this blog post, we will take a journey back in time to explore the early years of color photography. 

A Journey Towards Color Photography

The journey towards color photography must first begin with the first photographic image ever taken. In 1826, Joseph Nicephore Niepce captured the first photographic image using a camera obscura and a pewter plate coated with bitumen.

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Why do Phones Have Multiple Cameras? Which are Good?

Smartphones with multiple cameras have become a must-have for both photography enthusiasts and everyday users alike in recent years. These devices offer a range of features that cater to various photographic needs, from capturing stunning landscapes to snapping crisp portraits.

several phones with multiple cameras

As you continue into this blog post, you’ll discover the key differences between single-camera and multi-camera smartphones, as well as the benefits and drawbacks associated with each type.

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Can a Landlord put Cameras in the House?

Landlords invest a lot of effort and time into their rental properties, from finding renters to maintaining the property. The security of a property is crucial and should not be taken for granted.

surveillance camera on house

Using security cameras is one of the simplest methods to see what’s happening on your property, but is that allowed? Let’s find out.

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Are there Cameras for Left-Handed People? Products and Workarounds

Are there cameras for left-handed people? This has been a question raised by many shutterbugs, ranging from novice to expert, who have difficulty finding an ideal camera that can be operated with their left hand. In this blog post, I will examine the world of lefty cameras and explore the various options available for left-handed photographers.

Woman holding camera with left hand

We will discuss what exactly constitutes a left-handed camera, the types of cameras available in the market specifically designed for left-hand use, and their benefits. Furthermore, we’ll examine why manufacturers don’t produce more cameras catering to this demographic and explore alternatives that can be used by those with a dominant left hand.

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13 Best Filmmaking Cameras for Beginners and Students

In the quickly evolving world of camera technology, if you are a student or beginner filmmaker, it is often difficult to know what to look for in a camera, especially if you are not up to date. But don’t worry.

Filmmaker holding a camera

We have examined dozens of cameras and weighed them against several parameters before listing the top 13 that we feel are the best filmmaking cameras for beginners.

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46 Best Photography Youtubers to Watch Now

If you’re interested in photography, you probably know that Youtube can be an incredible resource for learning new skills, getting inspired, and connecting with a community of like-minded photographers. But with so many channels to choose from, it can be tough to know where to start. That’s why we’ve put together a list of the 45 best photography Youtube channels out there, covering a range of genres, styles, and techniques.

Photography youtuber work station

Whether you’re a beginner looking to improve your skills, an enthusiast looking for new ideas, or a professional seeking inspiration, we’ve got you covered. So grab your camera and get ready to explore some of the most engaging and informative photography content on the web.

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Guide to Fashion Photography: Everything you Need to Know

Do you want to become a fashion photographer? If so, then this guide to fashion photography is the perfect place to start.

Model in a fashion shoot

This guide will provide all the essential knowledge required for anyone to get into fashion photography, from equipment needed, cameras and lenses that work best, settings including aperture and shutter speed as well as lighting techniques. Plus movement, composition advice, information on how to get models – even specific websites where they can be found.

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What is Meant by Candid Photo?

When it comes to photography, there are different styles of shooting. Candid photography is one such style. There are some misconceptions as to what it stands for, what is needed in terms of equipment, and the legal aspects.

candid photo of a man on the phone

In this guide, I will explain candid photography in detail. I will also share some useful tips to take your candid shots to the next level based on my experience.

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The Best Photo Recovery Apps: Unlock Your Lost Memories!

Are you a professional photographer looking for the best photo recovery apps? Look no further. In this blog post, I will evaluate the best software for photographers to recover lost or corrupted photos. With so many choices available, it is essential to carefully weigh the advantages and disadvantages of each app before making a decision. In this blog post I will cover 14 of the most popular photo recovery applications.

memory card inserted into camera

All these programs have their own pros and cons that make them unique from one another – let’s take a look at each in detail so you can decide which is right for your needs.

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How to Use a Film Camera: Basics, Tips and Tricks

Photography has come a long way since the introduction of digital cameras, but film photography is still alive and well. For those looking to get creative with their photos, there’s no better way than using a film camera.

roll of film and a film camera

Whether you are an amateur or professional photographer, learning how to use film camera will give you access to unique shooting modes and techniques that can’t be replicated in digital form. From selecting the right type of camera for your needs, setting up for optimal results and tips on taking great shots – this blog post covers it all. So grab your favorite roll of film and let’s start exploring the world of analog photography together.

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