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Seaside Digital Effects

With winter in full swing, I thought we'd work with a tropical photo—remember, it's summer for our friends in the southern hemisphere. Summer is obviously a great time for photography, and before we know it, the warm days will be back again. Winter isn't all bad news, though—it's the perfect opportunity to catch up on photo fixes that we left waiting when we were playing in the sun.
By Rick Sammon
With winter in full swing, I thought we'd work with a tropical photo—remember, it's summer for our friends in the southern hemisphere. Summer is obviously a great time for photography, and before we know it, the warm days will be back again. Winter isn't all bad news, though—it's the perfect…

With The End Result In Mind

Thanks to digital, I have total control over my images—and so do you. If I couldn't see the effect of exposure settings on the LCD and make adjustments on the spot, I'd have a lower percentage of keepers. What's more, I couldn't make enhancements—creative decisions would be left to a photo lab, as it was when I first got into photography. And don't forget the power of a RAW file, from which you can recover up to one stop of an overexposed area! Here, I'll share a few enhancements made using Adobe Photoshop Elements.

By Rick Sammon
Thanks to digital, I have total control over my images—and so do you. If I couldn't see the effect of exposure settings on the LCD and make adjustments on the spot, I'd have a lower percentage of keepers. What's more, I couldn't make enhancements—creative decisions would be left to a…

March/April 2007 HelpLine

In Search Of ISO
    * ISO Settings And Exposure Compensation
    * RAW Delivered
    * Travel Tip

DPMag
In Search Of ISO • ISO Settings And Exposure Compensation •RAW Delivered •Travel Tip   ISO Settings And Exposure Compensation Q) My SLR offers ISO settings in 1?2-stop increments. Is the range of light control insufficient or as good using exposure compensation? Frank Moore Via the Internet A) This is…

January/February 2004 HelpLine

The Old-Fashioned Slideshow...Via DVD

    * DVD Slideshows
    * Lossy Vs. Lossless
    * Image-Organizing Software

DPMag
The Old-Fashioned Slideshow...Via DVD * DVD Slideshows * Lossy Vs. Lossless * Image-Organizing Software DVD Slideshows Q) I love to travel around North America; I have many prints and slides. What I've wanted to do for a long time is create photo slideshows from my negatives and slides, then show…

March/April 2004 HelpLine

A Change In Perspective

    * Correcting A Leaning Tower
    * Waiting For My Prints To Come
    * Inflating File Sizes
    * Driving Partitions
    * Keeping All Your Pixels

DPMag
A Change In Perspective * Correcting A Leaning Tower * Waiting For My Prints To Come * Inflating File Sizes * Driving Partitions * Keeping All Your Pixels Correcting A Leaning Tower Q) A lot of my pictures have buildings that aren't straight. Is there a way to correct this…

May 2004 HelpLine

Friendly Skies For Memory Cards?

    * Card Security
    * FAQ On PSD To Tiff
    * Scans For The Memories
    * The Spin On DVD Compatibility

DPMag
Friendly Skies For Memory Cards? * Card Security * FAQ On PSD To Tiff * Scans For The Memories * The Spin On DVD Compatibility Card Security Q) I've made the switch to using a digital camera on my travels. I read about preparing myself with batteries and media cards,…
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