Love the RX100M2 Illustration effect!

Started Feb 28, 2014 | Discussions thread
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Michael Geary Regular Member • Posts: 321
Love the RX100M2 Illustration effect!
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I had no idea this camera had these nifty Watercolor and Illustration effects - and that you could apply them after the fact! - until I ran across some discussions here, mostly about the Watercolor effect.

For anyone else like me who didn't know about these, you take your pictures normally with either JPEG or JPEG+RAW, and then in Play mode pick the photo you want, press the Menu button, go to the Play menu #2 and select Picture Effect. You can add either effect there. And don't worry, when it saves the photo with the effect added, it saves a new copy and leaves your original alone.

So far it's been the Illustration effect that's caught my fancy. I like the way these two turned out, straight out of the camera with Illustration (medium level) effect added, and minor cropping:

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Canon PowerShot S95 Sony RX100 II Olympus PEN E-P5 Olympus M.Zuiko Digital 45mm F1.8 Olympus M.Zuiko Digital ED 12mm 1:2 +6 more
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