by Gavin Seim: Taking the time to watch the histogram is invaluable. Left is dark, right is light on a histogram. But beyond that you can better understand and work the highlight and shadow detail your way, before exporting to Continue reading →
Gavin Seim (updated 09/11):
Good editing starts in the camera as you visualize and plan an image. The better you start, the more effective your post production tools will become.
Some time back I discovered astounding quality of large format film images. After that I become fanatical about getting better image quality from digital as well. I wanted to know what it was capable of and how to manage it better. Next I wanted to lay out in simpl...
How often do you go into a gallery and see a masterpiece that’s not signed? How often does the same piece have a HUGE ugly watermark across the front? by Gavin Seim Updated 11/12: If your name is not on your work, you’re missing out. But it needs to be done well. The truth is, …
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By Gavin Seim (updated 01/13) - This may be the most important piece I've written on photographics. Because no matter what you photograph, once you see in Zones, you'll never see the same again. You're on your way to truly mastering li