Setting up a digital camera for the best image file


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Setting up a digital camera for the best image file

Let's take a closer look at capture right when the shutter's depressed on the camera. Now there are only a few things you need to do for your camera to set it up for the best digital file capture. Ensuring you have the best data is also going to involve exposure and making sure you're metering the scene correctly. But those are topics a little beyond the scope of our discussions here. We've had a conversation earlier about RAW versus JPEG files so I hope you're sold on the idea of shooting and working with RAW files. You may not think about it but exposure also has a big effect on image quality.

If an image is overexposed to the point that you start to clip highlights, meaning there's no data left. You're going to be left with pure white and there's no way to bring any detail back. On the other side, if you underexpose, the shadow areas will start to display noise and they're going to degrade the quality of the color and the smoothness of gradations in those areas. You...

Setting up a digital camera for the best image file
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Setting up a digital camera for the best image file provides you with in-depth training on Design. Taught by Joe Brady as part of the Color Management Fundamentals

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