Color Correction For Digital Photographers Only

Ted Padova, Don Mason

  • 出版商: Wiley
  • 出版日期: 2006-06-06
  • 定價: $1,400
  • 售價: 8.0$1,120
  • 語言: 英文
  • 頁數: 390
  • 裝訂: Paperback
  • ISBN: 0471779865
  • ISBN-13: 9780471779865
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Color is the soul of the image.

It deserves perfection.

Whether you're a professional or a serious amateur, you recognize the importance of color. This book is about perfecting color at every level, from setting up a shot to editing the image to printing. Illustrated with the spectacular photography of coauthor Don Mason, this volume doesn't rehash the Photoshop® basics you already know. Instead, it shares professional methods and color correction techniques designed to reveal the soul of your subjects and the art in your images.

  • Understand color modes, bit depth, and dynamic range
  • Create an optimum color environment with controlled lighting, monitor calibration, and color output profiles
  • Make the best use of Camera Raw and Adobe® Bridge
  • Correct tone and brightness and sharpen images
  • Remedy the effects of improper exposure on color
  • Explore the artistic options of black-and-white editing
  • Achieve image, camera, and printer resolution for professional-quality prints

Increase dynamic range by merging images.

Learn methods for getting perfect skin tones.

Add color tints to improve tonal ranges.


Table of Contents

About the Authors.




Part I: Getting Color Right.

Chapter 1: Understanding Color.

Chapter 2: Setting Up Your Color Environment.

Chapter 3: Camera Raw Color Correction.

Part II: Image Corrections.

Chapter 4: Tone and Brightness Corrections.

Chapter 5: Correcting Color Problems.

Chapter 6: Editing Studio and Location Shots.

Chapter 7: Fixing Snapshots.

Part III: Digital Darkroom Techniques.

Chapter 8: Photocopying.

Chapter 9: Black-and-White Photo Editing.

Chapter 10: Lens Effects.

Chapter 11: Printing.

Pro Glossary.