Today’s tutorial will cover a property called “contrast” and how its manipulation affects an image. What is contrast? Contrast of an image describes the separation between its darkest and its brightest areas. Well lit images, with sharp colors and strong shadows typically have a high contrast, while “softer” images with lots of mid-tones, have low […]
Today’s tutorial will cover a property called “exposure” and how its manipulation affects an image. What is exposure? Exposure describes how much light an image has received as the result of a combination of elements during the capture of the scene: Lens aperture The wider the aperture, more light is allowed through the camera lens […]
New in 2014, I am going to start publishing tutorials around different aspects of photography. I will begin with a series that will explain properties such as exposure, contrast, saturation, and how their manipulation affect an image. For these tutorials I will be using Adobe Lightroom 4, as that’s the software I use for my […]
Last weekend the entry to the California Academy of Sciences was free on Sunday, which I think is something that happens twice a year. This made it a perfect excuse for me to go and check it out. I did find mostly what I expected, a great place for kids with lots to see. Similar […]
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