Admittedly, room acoustics is quite a complex matter, but I will try to present it as structured and briefly as possible.
This article is aimed at people who want to get the most out of their speaker system at home. However, this is not a complete how-to guide, it will only give you an overview and hints to point you in the right direction.
Note that some basic knowledge about sound and loudspeakers is required in order to understand this article.
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There is a vast number of tripods on the market, which makes it not easy to select one. Many people want a tripod that has it all: Small, light, sturdy, extendable to a comfortable operating height and affordable at the same time. These are pretty contradictory requirements and you will soon realize that you need to make compromizes.
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The Montana Irit is a small bag for mirrorless or compact cameras. Despite it’s astonishingly compact dimensions of 20 x 15 x 9cm, it still offers enough room for a small camera body and a couple of lenses.
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A quick review of the Dicota Code Messenger bag. Here is what it has to offer
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A quick review of the Cherry KC 4000 keyboard.
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The Hatchback 16L AW from Lowepro is a small, innovative photo backpack with a dedicated photo compartment and a total volume of 16 liters. It is available in 3 different colors.
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This article is all about sensor size and focal length as well as the dependency between the two. Also, I will give you some recommendations on the focal length, i.e. which lens is suitable for which purpose.
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In this article I am going to discuss one of the most important aspects in photography, the depth of field, and explain how you can leverage it to get stunning pictures.
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In this article I will try to explain briefly how you can utilize the settings of your digital camera to control the exposure and get the picture you want.
Basically, there are 3 parameters which control the amount of light that your camera captures:
- the shutter speed
- the aperture
- the ISO (sensor sensitivity)
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The Highway Pure is a smartphone designed by Wiko in France. It features a quad-core 1.4 GHz processor (Qualcomm Snapdragon 410), 2GB of RAM, 16GB of flash memory, a 4.8” touchscreen (1280 x 720) with Gorilla Glas, an 8 megapixel camera and a 2000mAh battery. But the big selling point of this device is certainly its thickness: Breathtaking 5.1mm! It’s really surprising how all this tech fits into such a thin enclosure. I mean, it’s barely thicker than the 3.5mm headphone socket! Continue reading Wiko Highway Pure 4G Smartphone