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What is a histogram?

    A histogram is a graph available on some Sony cameras that shows the brightness of an image.

    The horizontal axis shows the brightness, and the vertical axis shows the number of pixels. The graph display indicates a bright image when skewed to the right side, and a dark image when skewed to the left side.

    Example of a Histogram