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Tutorial: Calibrating Your Monitor with an i1D2

Working on a calibrated monitor is critical for color-conscious photographers. I calibrate my NEC 3090WQXi and Wacom Cintiq 21UX (I highly recommend both of these monitors!) with an X-Rite i1D2. Here’s how I do it: Before you begin, make sure … Continue reading

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Creating a “JPEG” Profile for your RAW Photos (Lightroom Only)

Think RAW processing is a pain? Want the polished look of JPEGs with the flexibility of RAW’s uncompressed data and detail retention? You can have it all (or very close to it). 1) Create a custom Camera Calibration Profile The … Continue reading

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Correcting Skin Color / Skin Tones: Age, Ethnicity, and Tonal Variations

8/12 UPDATE: In June 2012,  I released a full seminar that refines and builds significantly upon the tutorials outlined in 2009’s Skinny Wednesday series. The entire program is now available in the CMstore and includes a 193 page PDF, high-res … Continue reading

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Correcting Skin Color / Skin Tones: The Basics

8/12 UPDATE: In June 2012,  I released a full seminar that refines and builds significantly upon the tutorials outlined in 2009’s Skinny Wednesday series. The entire program is now available in the CMstore and includes a 193 page PDF, high-res … Continue reading

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