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How does the size of the modifier affect light coverage?

How does the size of the modifier affect coverage? I watched a YouTube video yesterday comparing different size umbrellas, wherein they claimed that the size of the modifier does not affect the area of coverage, but only the hardness/softness of the light. Can someone confirm that this is true ONLY if you change no other variables – specifically the intensity of the light and the distance from the subject? I’m trying to reconcile

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The company doesn't waste your time with feeble shared hosting, or limited WordPress plans. It's far more focused on power, with ranges including KVM-based managed VPS, co-location and bare metal servers.

These can look expensive, with for example HostDime's website highlighting its VPS hosting as starting from $75 (£57.70) for 1vCPU, 2GB RAM and 60GB storage

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EOS Inspector 2, a Mac App, Allows You to See Your Camera’s Shutter Count

EOS Inspector 2 by Konstantin Pavlikhin
Independent developer Konstantin Pavlikhin has released EOS Inspector 2, a follow-up to the very popular EOS Inspector app (which itself is a follow-up to the ShutterCount app from the same developer). EOS Inspector 2 allows Mac users to find out many details about their Canon cameras, such as:  
  • Shutter count (including /excluding Live View shots with newer camera models)
  • Serial number
  • Battery charge level & possible shots
  • Firmware version

The app also displays an expected shutter life for your camera and you can conveniently change various metadata fields such as Owner’s Name, Author and Copyright within the user interface.

 
From the developer:

The new EOS Inspector 2 was released in June and it is still being offered for a special price of $2.99. The new version is a free upgrade for all existing customers. The EOS Inspector app has no in-app purchases (I don’t charge per shutter actuations reading)

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5 Powerful Instagram Features For Businesses

With over 700 million monthly active users Instagram deserves every marketer’s attention purely by the dint of its numbers. Moreover, the competition on Instagram is not as cutthroat as on Facebook. For anybody tasked with the responsibility of promotion of a customer facing brand, Instagram is an important frontier.

Not only can you market your products and ideas to highly targeted and interested audience, but that too without spending a lot. Irrespective of whether you’re an experienced

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5 Powerful Instagram Features For Businesses

With over 700 million monthly active users Instagram deserves every marketer’s attention purely by the dint of its numbers. Moreover, the competition on Instagram is not as cutthroat as on Facebook. For anybody tasked with the responsibility of promotion of a customer facing brand, Instagram is an important frontier.

Not only can you market your products and ideas to highly targeted and interested audience, but that too without spending a lot. Irrespective of whether you’re an experienced

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Five Tips and Techniques for Taking Lightning Photos

The beauty and power of lightning has fascinated me since I was a kid. So it should probably not have been a surprise I would end up in Florida, the lightning capital of the United States. My home lies in an area that has received the distinction of being called “Lightning Alley”, with more strikes per square mile recorded annually in the corridor from Tampa to Titusville than anywhere else in the US, the second most world-wide!  

Despite having the possibility of lightning nearly

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