A&P So I started shooting RAW... Not sure what I'm doing. Pics

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  1. Creator

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    Ill keep updating this thread as I PP these images from last night. Here is the first one. I messed around with curves and levels, etc in light room.

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    I didn't do any sharpening nor do I totally understand what that does. Ive done some reading up on it, still not sure.
     
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    Here it is just sized down + converted to JPG - no PP done at all

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    It was hard as shit to focus in that room. I was doing manual focus most of the time - is that a bad idea? His face isnt 100% focused it seems
     
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    like I said in the main forum, the ones where you took the red out just look way too desaturated to me.

    But Im not sure what you could have done with them, being that there is A LOT of red
     
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    Is black and white the way to go in this case?
     
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    I like it more :dunno:

    But what do I know :wtc:
     
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    I wonder if there is a way to preserve the color better
     
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    You can mess with the luminance of Red
     
  13. If you have a Canon RAW Task program, you can go to "Convert from raw" and it will give you a list of options to best suit the photo.
     
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    Interesting... Whats a good program for OS X?
     
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    I cant keep up with both of your threads
     
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    :rofl: Just stick to this one
     
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    You can't tell me what to do :eek3:
     
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    :squint::squint::squint:

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    Wow ok I am starting to get sharpening

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    the original, unsharpened version you posted early looks way cleaner too me. No sharpening needed.

    try unsharp mask with radius set to 32, threshold 1, and amount anywhere from 15-25 or or so. it will give the picture a nice pop
     
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    colored gels on stage lights ftl.
     
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    Will do. I was just randomly moving the sliders
     
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