Join Garrick Chow for an in-depth discussion in this video Adjusting exposure, part of iPhoto for iOS Essential Training.
…Now, let's take a look at the exposure settings.…When you shoot a photo on your iOS device, it does…its best to figure out the best exposure for your image.…Ideally, you'll want a good balance between…the darkest and lightest areas of the picture.…But snapshot cameras like the iPhone or iPad's cameras don't always land on the…best settings especially if what you're shooting…contains very dark and very light areas.…For example, in this photo we have…this colourful surf boards shot against a bright…sky but there are also long shadows being thrown along the bottom of the image.…So while we can see all parts of the image nothing…really pops out that much, it's kind of a flat image.…
So one of the first things you may try to improve an…image like this one would be to play around the exposure settings.…Again if you ar an iPhone or an iPad touch.…You can get to these tools by tapping…the Toolbox icon in the lower left hand corner.…So the exposure tools consisted of…the single slider containing several handles which…
In this course, lynda.com senior staff author Garrick Chow details the features and capabilities of iPhone for iOS, sharing tips for enhancing and sharing photos along the way. Learn how to examine photos, mark the keepers and delete the duds, improve the overall look of your photos with its arsenal of editing tools, fix problems like red eye and dark areas, and share images with friends and family. Garrick will even show you how to order a printed photo book straight from Apple.
NOTE: With the release of iOS 8, Apple has discontinued iPhoto for iOS. Therefore, iPhoto will not launch in iOS 8, and any existing iPhoto data will be migrated into the Photos app when upgrading to iOS 8. For more information on the migration process, see this documentation.
- Flagging, favoriting, and tagging photos
- Cropping and straightening
- Adjusting exposure, color, and white balance
- Fixing red eyes
- Repairing specific areas of an image
- Mailing and texting photos
- Sending photos to other apps
- Assembling and sharing slideshows
- Ordering prints
Skill Level Beginner
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