suddie1215

suddie1215

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  • I don't recommend using Lightroom because it does not change all the relevant time and date fields. Instead, I would remove the files from LR, use ExifTool to permanently change the time, then ...
  • I am simply pointing out that no school - not even the shadiest, fly-by-night, for-profit operation - can take out a student loan on behalf of a student without that student's or his/her parents ...
  • I call BS. From the linked article: "The Academy of Art University and I were already having some problems with them taking out federal loans on me , despite my not being enrolled, so this was ...
  • Over the years sharpening has evolved into a three step process; based mainly on the research and writings of the late Bruce Fraser: Thoughts on a Sharpening Workflow That article, and the others ...
  • Sorry but I disagree with the suggestion of using Clarity/Mid-tone Contrast slider for creative sharpening.  In Lightroom, creative sharpening is done with Adjustment Brush set to Sharpness.  ...
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  • Or better yet, make a Virtual Copy then click on Develop Settings > Reset to revert it to its original state. The advantage of a Virtual Copy is that it only takes about 5 KB of disk space while a ...
  • Why not just use dcraw? http://www.cybercom.net/~dcoffin/dcraw/#faq You can find binaries for whatever operating system you're using. http://axelriet.blogspot.com/2009/01/ready-made-dcrawexe-890141 ...
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    Thanks Ray, I liked the 16 x 10 crop too.  I went back and reworked it a bit with some additional color corrections.
  • Ray, Once again thanks for the play. I did the normal raw adjustments in ACR, then moved it to Photoshop and cloned out the sign and walkway. Then I used the Lighting Effects filter to simulate the ...
  • Was the D800 conversion done using a custom camera profile?  I'm quite sure than any perceived difference in conversions between the two cameras will disappear if a custom camera profile was used. ...
  • Hi Ray, Thanks for another great image.  I did basic color corrections  then challenged myself to swap the background using only native Photoshop tools (channel masking).
  • I have an Intuos 3 4x6 wide format tablet that I use with two 24" monitors (one turned vertically) and it works just fine. My personal opinion is that smaller is better but YMMV. I've owned three ...
  • 1. The original poster, zmirby1, has a very limited history in this forum. He/she started a thread in April, 2014 asking for help in retouching a photo of the same two nieces. Several members ...
  • Did a few basic adjustments; global color correction, then selected the subject cloned out the visible portion of the flowers she's holding, and added a Hue/Satuation adjustment layer to darken ...
  • Replied in LR5 Question
    Yes you can but not with Lightroom. There are several utilities available that will extract the JPEG preview that is embedded in every raw file. Instant JPEG from Raw - http://michaeltapesdesign.co ...
  • Replied in LR 5 question
    Moving Lightroom Work Between Laptop and Desktop Computers How to use Lightroom 5 Smart Previews to Sync from a Desktop to a Laptop Simply upload the exported catalog in the linked instructions to ...
  • The current available version is Photoshop CC 2014. Photoshop CC was released in June 2013 and was superseded by the release of Photoshop CC 2014 in June 2014.  So if Adobe had retained the ...
  • Actually it does matter because the choice of  White Balance affects exposure metering.  This becomes even more important when exposing to the right while trying to avoid highlight clipping.
  • The solution is to avoid using Auto White Balance and set your camera to the preset closest to the ambient lighting conditions.
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