Tutorial: Using the Fuji X-E1 tone controls

Started Dec 29, 2012 | Discussions thread
lxcellent
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Re: Tutorial: Using the Fuji X-E1 tone controls
In reply to stulevine, Dec 31, 2012

stulevine wrote:

Indeed. Very helpful. Thank you, and Happy New Year!

I started using Highlight Tone -2 yesterday and like the results when shooting outdoors. Can you share some of your other in-camera jpeg settings? Specifically, I'm curious about your sharpness and dynamic range settings.

Stulevine:

I turn off my DR (set it to 100%, which is a misnomer) and +1 on color along with the -2 on H Tone and -1 on S Tone.  I keep sharpness at 0 and prefer to sharpen in PS using luminance sharpening.  I also keep my WB at auto and make adjustments if necessary (nighttime snowscapes with funky street lighting) using Adobe RAW (do you all realize that you can open a JPEG in Adobe RAW?).

I will be writing an article about DR and the tone settings soon.  Check my blog in the next few days.

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