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Photography 101: Understanding the histogram, Levels and Curves (part 2)

It’s fun to mess with different filters, but if you ever wanted to understand the mechanics and cut down on the ‘I wonder what will happen if I use this filter’ time, this is a good place to start.

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Photography

Photography 101: Understanding the histogram, Levels and Curves (part 1)

This two-parter is an accompaniment to the Photography 101 posts on the basic concepts of photography. It’s not a post that will help you take better pictures; rather, it will help you understand the pictures that you have taken, and make more meaningful edits.