Mark Scott Abeln

Mark Scott Abeln

Lives in United States Saint Louis USA, MO, United States
Works as a Media
Joined on Jan 1, 2008

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  • Replied in sRGB
    bronxbombers4 wrote: sRGB only helps relative to other formats (such as prophotorgb or adobergb) when using non-color managed software if the monitor itself is not calibrated well sRGB images will...
  • larrewl wrote: I'd like to improve my Dell Windows 7 laptop display calibration for free (or less than $10). I understand this adjustment will not be as good as the recommended hardware monitor...
  • JohnnyGregg wrote: I have had work published and paid in magazines a while back. Recently, a UK photography magazine said they would like to feature an image of mine over a two page spread. It is a...
  • I'd get a full-frame Nikon — probably a good used D700 — and a sharp wide angle lens. I'm doing more interior photography and would like the extra sharpness and wider angle of view than what I get...
  • Replied in raw vs TIFF
    Doug Haag wrote: When satisfied, you export from the Raw converter by saving the image as a tif. You could also save it as a JPEG. The result saved as a tif would be substantially larger than a...
  • Replied in Picasa
    Mark A. Small wrote: I'm in the process of designing a workflow and I'm looking for some type of automatic way to filter or separate images I've taken with a white background from those with a...
  • Replied in sRGB
    Bitingimpression wrote: So when I edit my pictures in lightroom on my main monitor, Everything is perfect. The tint and warmth are all good. When I export my picture and view it on my other...
  • davidevans1 wrote: Struggling to decide which forum to post in, but gone for this one.It's not a photography question but I'm hoping someone who works in advertising may know the answer. Can't find...
  • Mike H wrote: To me it only makes sense to convert Nikon Raws with Nikon software. View NX2 is free and does a good job and Capture NX2 is superb. Lightroom costs and does a poor job. I have a...
  • Inkheart wrote: I'm thinking of buying a dslr as a second body and I'm on a budget, so I was wondering what would be a better decision, to buy a used mid level dslr like Nikon D80, or a new entry...
  • ocean76 wrote: Ive just discovered the power of dodging and burning on my photos and really impressed with the result. But I feel like I have difficulties in deciding where to dodge or burn in a...
  • Wayne Larmon wrote: I'll repeat how disappointed I was when I tried to do natural light photography with my new 6D in a house that was illuminated with modern high efficiency lights. Bleh. I've...
  • Wayne Larmon wrote: Unless this Comparisons of solid state light sources and existing light sources on colorimetry as well as tolerances for the evolving lighting technologies' integration with...
  • Wayne Larmon wrote: I was already aware of complaints about the CRI metric. Why isn't anything being done to address this? Photography aside, incandescent lights for general lighting are almost...
  • Victor Engel wrote: I suspect the reason cheap LEDs have poor spectral features is that more complex formulations are required to achieve good spectral distribution. It's actually been a while...
  • Wayne Larmon wrote: You still might get adequate color rendering if you use a ColorChecker to do make a custom color profile for Adobe Camera Raw. I'd make the profile using the typical white...
  • Joseph V. Morris wrote: Well, ahem, . . . I guess this would be a good opportunity to dig out that stereoscopic camera setup of two Lubitel 2s that my father-in-law created. I've always wanted to...
  • Replied in Imaging Resouce
    TTMartin wrote: Christof21 wrote: I wonder why dxo does not measure it. It would be interesting ! When I shoot raw, I don't expect nice colors, just colors as accurate as....
  • Replied in SMI
    Christof21 wrote: I wonder why dxo does not measure it. It would be interesting ! When I shoot raw, I don't expect nice colors, just colors as accurate as. possible. Actually, they do. The measure...
  • Allen1025 wrote: SIMPLY GEORGEOUS !!! What else can I say!!!I have had my D200 for about 6 months and I shoot raw and try to produce those besutiful colors and have yet to get the right...
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