Understanding image properties: contrast

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 Read More …

Understanding image properties: exposure

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 Read More …

Introducing my first set of photography tutorials

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 Read More …