April 16, 2009

Camera RAW

I've started experimenting with shooting photos in Camera RAW rather than jpeg. The advantage is much more creative control when editing your photos. The disadvantage is the huge file size and slower upload.

Here is a photo I took this evening of Jake and a friend. The first one is straight out of the camera without any editing -

Since I took the photo in "RAW" format, I was able to adjust it to look like this -

I still need some practice but the results are rather dramatic.

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