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Digital Darkroom: Black and White Techniques Using PhotoShop

Digital Darkroom: Black and White Techniques Using PhotoShop

by George Schaub
     
 

It's the new system revolutionizing photography. So go digital—for better pictures, more flexibility, and a wide variety of photo possibilities. Even those with only the most minimal darkroom experience will get into the swing intuitively, grasping new and creative possibilities for controlling tone, contrast, and other aspects of black-and-white pictures.

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It's the new system revolutionizing photography. So go digital—for better pictures, more flexibility, and a wide variety of photo possibilities. Even those with only the most minimal darkroom experience will get into the swing intuitively, grasping new and creative possibilities for controlling tone, contrast, and other aspects of black-and-white pictures. Step-by-step, this workshop approach explains how to change from conventional photography to the digital realm, using a wide variety of images that demonstrate both problem-solving techniques and imaginative ideas.
• Compare digital and film photography, processing, imaging power, and software.
• Set up a complete digital darkroom.
• Know all the control systems' command chains—including how to change color photos to black-and-white, adjust images, and much more. Any photographer will feel like a real professional! 160 pages (6 in color), 125 b/w illus., 10 x 10.

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Investigates methods of working in the digital darkroom with an eye toward enhancing the quality and creativity of black-and-white images. Schaub (photographer, writer, and educator) applies conventional darkroom skills (i.e. contrast control, dodging and burning, and selective exposure) to the digital realm, showing how to craft artisan-quality prints. Step by step, he reveals techniques including toning, colorization, making high-contrast images, retouching, restoration, and special effects. Contains about 150 photographs. Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781883403515
Publisher:
Silver Pixel Press
Publication date:
06/01/1999
Pages:
160
Product dimensions:
9.91(w) x 10.02(h) x 0.39(d)

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