29. Oktober 2020
von DL Cade
Kommentare deaktiviert für This Online Quiz Shows How Color Can Trick You when Guessing a Photo’s Age

This Online Quiz Shows How Color Can Trick You when Guessing a Photo’s Age

Photographers know better than most: how you edit a photograph can totally chance the perception of that photo for the viewer. But a new online photo history quiz wants to make this explicit, showing how converting a photo to black-and-whi… Read the rest “This Online Quiz Shows How Color Can Trick You when Guessing a Photo’s Age”

13. Oktober 2020
von James Berridge
Kommentare deaktiviert für I Restored and Colorized a Portrait of Every President Who Lived Before Color Photography

I Restored and Colorized a Portrait of Every President Who Lived Before Color Photography

I’ve been restoring and also coloring historical photographs for a little over two years. Towards the end of last year, I received a request to work on an image of Abraham Lincoln. Little did I know, this request would change the direction of … Read the rest “I Restored and Colorized a Portrait of Every President Who Lived Before Color Photography”

13. Oktober 2020
von Ludwig Hagelstein
Kommentare deaktiviert für Positive Developments and Negative Attitudes: A Word on Color and Conversion

Positive Developments and Negative Attitudes: A Word on Color and Conversion

Color is complex. Achieving great color can be cumbersome, both in analog and digital workflows, and developing and researching it has been as hard as rocket science.

Since the advent of the so-called “analog resurgence,” the trope of the … Read the rest “Positive Developments and Negative Attitudes: A Word on Color and Conversion”

15. September 2020
von Michael Zhang
Kommentare deaktiviert für Datacolor ColorReader EZ: A Tiny Tool for Color Matching and Coordination

Datacolor ColorReader EZ: A Tiny Tool for Color Matching and Coordination

Datacolor has announced the ColorReader EZ, a new portable tool that’s designed to simplify matching, selecting, and coordinating colors.

The ColorReader EZ joins a family that includes the $99 ColorReader and $249 ColorReader … Read the rest “Datacolor ColorReader EZ: A Tiny Tool for Color Matching and Coordination”

15. September 2020
von Jake Hicks
Kommentare deaktiviert für Are You Still Chasing ‘Perfect’ Color?

Are You Still Chasing ‘Perfect’ Color?

It’s my belief that color is actually one of the most subjective elements that we as humans all understand, yet we actually have no real way of enforcing or translating it to one another.

Think of color as a language. I may say the word &#… Read the rest “Are You Still Chasing ‘Perfect’ Color?”

4. September 2020
von DL Cade
Kommentare deaktiviert für How Great Movies Use the Three Color Rule to Focus the Viewer’s Attention

How Great Movies Use the Three Color Rule to Focus the Viewer’s Attention

Photographers can learn a lot about composition and color theory from great cinematography. Case in point: in this video, filmmaker Sareesh Sudhakaran of Wolfcrow explains how great movies will often use the ‘Three Color Rule… Read the rest “How Great Movies Use the Three Color Rule to Focus the Viewer’s Attention”

29. August 2020
von Michael Zhang
Kommentare deaktiviert für Here’s a Free 1-Hour Lesson on Color Grading Your Photos

Here’s a Free 1-Hour Lesson on Color Grading Your Photos

Want to learn the secrets of color grading in photography? Photographer and retoucher Joanna Kustra recently gave an hour-long webinar on the subject, and she has now made it freely available for anyone to learn from.

“[BenQ] asked … Read the rest “Here’s a Free 1-Hour Lesson on Color Grading Your Photos”

26. August 2020
von DL Cade
Kommentare deaktiviert für This Optical Illusion Tricks Your Brain Into Adding Color to a Black and White Photo

This Optical Illusion Tricks Your Brain Into Adding Color to a Black and White Photo

Photographer, computational biologist, and science presenter Andrew Steele just released a fascinating short video about his favorite optical illusion. By manipulating a function of your visual system, he shows you how you can trick y… Read the rest “This Optical Illusion Tricks Your Brain Into Adding Color to a Black and White Photo”

21. August 2020
von DL Cade
Kommentare deaktiviert für NASCAR Mocked for Posting ‘Contact Sheet’ of Color Photos on Ilford HP5 Film

NASCAR Mocked for Posting ‘Contact Sheet’ of Color Photos on Ilford HP5 Film

The folks running NASCAR’s social media accounts gave photographers a good chuckle this week. In a post announcing a big victory by one of its drivers, they mocked up some “contact sheets” of positive color images that … Read the rest “NASCAR Mocked for Posting ‘Contact Sheet’ of Color Photos on Ilford HP5 Film”