Can someone explain the "f" numbers written on a digital compact camera lens?

Answer There f numbers refer to the lens' maximum aperture. The first number is the maximum aperture when you zoom all the way out to wide angle, and the second number is the maximum aperture when you zoo... Read More »

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Can someone explain to me what are good features when you get a digital camera?

First, it would be helpful to know what your experience level is with photography. Are you a beginner? Have you used any type of camera?Do you just want a camera to take snapshots of your family an... Read More »

Will a 35mm compact camera lens produce a better image than a 35mm retrofocus SLR lens?

The lens in a compact camera without a retrofocus design might seem to have an advantage of less complicated optics, but I am sure that there are multiple factors involved that I just do not unders... Read More »

What is the difference between an SLR digital camera and a compact digital with manual exposure control?

Answer Principle difference is "through-the-lens" framing and focus. Naturally you can control depth of field, light levels, focus, etc with both units, but with the SLR you see these changes befor... Read More »

Nikon N50 film camera body with several nice lens Is there a digital camera body these lens will fit on?