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Apple Acknowledges Purple iPhone 5 Lens Flare, Says to Angle Camera Differently

Apple Acknowledges Purple iPhone 5 Lens Flare, Says to Angle Camera Differently

Brandon Russell

It may be frustrating and unsightly, but the annoying purple flare noticed by iPhone 5 owners last week is completely normal. The anomaly, referred to as chromatic aberration, happens when light bends while passing through an optics system, and one as thin as the iPhone 5's was always going to run into issues, as most glass does — even high-end DSLR lenses. So stop fussing, Apple said...

What's the Most Popular DSLR Brand According to J.D. Power? Hint: It's Not Canon or Nikon

What's the Most Popular DSLR Brand According to J.D. Power? Hint: It's Not Canon or Nikon

Mike Perlman

I’ve been proclaiming for many years that Pentax digital cameras are highly underrated, and a recent study shows that the Japanese brand is the most popular when it comes to customer satisfaction. A J.D. Power and Associates report measured satisfaction levels with customers across all major camera brands in the following categories: picture quality, durability/reliability, variety of...