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Should I delete my question as unclear?

With a later thought I realized my question may not fit the standards for this site. Should I delete it? It seems half-way from unclear to primarily opinion-based.
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Can I ask about how to develop this specific photograph?

I am extremely new to this SE site and I have not been on SE for a while in general, so I kind of got out of the SE 'habits'. I would like to know if questions, typically 'How did they develop this ...
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Can I ask a question about lightroom running slow?

I am having an issue with lightroom where it seems to lag tremendously when lightroom is maximized (I have a 25" screen) but when I shrink lightroom down to maybe like 15% of my screen it runs ...
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Am I able to remove “possible duplicate” tag from my question?

OK: I asked the question and someone suggested that it was a duplicate (which is not if read the question and the suggested answers carefully). So now I have my question with "possible duplicate" tag ...
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Why is it important to provide apparently irrelevant details in a question?

Recently, a user got upset because some of us asked for clarification on a question. New questions with insufficient detail come in all of the time, in fact. In this case, someone guessed at an answer,...
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Can I make a new post that combines other posts/questions?

Suppose that there is a topic that has different aspects and each aspect was discussed in a separate question, can I post a new question with all the information from other posts all together in my ...
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Ask great questions, enter to win a prize!

We kicked off a Topic of the Week series on a few other sites, and now we're bringing it to Photo Stack Exchange! The basic idea is to increase the content we have about hot or underrepresented topics....
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Why are you voting down my XS vs XSi question?

Canon XS vs XSi Why are people down-voting this? Does it violate some guideline? If you don't think it's a good question that's fine, but I think this is a legitimate question that many people have.
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What's the best way to ask a “How do I achieve this effect?” question?

I imagine a lot of the questions on photo.se are likely to be "how do I achieve this effect (with my camera settings/post-processing)?" questions. That's certainly something I'd like to do. Such ...
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Should we be answering product/manufacturer related questions re selections and upgrades? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Equipment recommendation questions Increasingly we are seeing questions which are product or manufacturer related, for example, how or should I upgrade such and such camera. ...
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Is it OK to post photos to gather comments and reviews?

Basically I'm a newbie picture-taker and want feedback on what I've done. Does the photo.SE philosophy forbid posting photos to gather feedback?