Post Processing RAW Files
How to “develop” your images, so they always look their best.
RAW files, just like film, are intended to be “developed.”
Digital cameras were engineered with RAW files as their primary file type because RAW digital files capture much more detail than a jpeg.
This is an interactive live web presentation where I will walk you through my RAW processing techniques and the importance of creating your own system/workflow to achieve consistent results with your photographs. The demo will be done with Adobe Camera Raw, which also has the same controls as Adobe Lightroom.
The details and suggestions of this presentation also apply to the basic processing capabilities of software like Capture One, Luminar, DXO, Affinity Photo, and darktable.
What you will learn:
- The real reasons for shooting in RAW.
- In-depth understanding of the Camera RAW controls.
- Why you shouldn’t rely on AUTO – but should still try it anyway.
- The importance of having a “system” to establish a consistent workflow.
- Sharpening – making your images look their best for the web.
- … and much more!
Who should attend this LIVE presentation?
This presentation is for you if you want to make your images look their best. If you struggle with knowing which sliders and settings to use when processing your photos, your work will greatly benefit from the simple system I will teach you in this presentation.
How can I help you?
There will be a live Q&A session after the presentation.
Come prepared with questions.
2 Hour LIVE Interactive Photography Presentation
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Award-Winning Photographer, Author, and Photo Educator
MY MISSION is to help photographers develop a solid understanding of
the 'Hows and Whys' behind making consistently great photographs.
As an award winning photographer with over 5 decades of experience, I have professional experience in nearly every genre of photography, from my start as a newspaper photojournalist to my position today as an internationally recognized photo educator. I love to share my experience to help new photographers fast track the learning curve to success with their cameras.
Virtual Photography Presentation FAQ’s
Registering After you register for a live virtual online presentation (webinar), you will receive a confirmation email that will include information about how to access the online classroom (ZOOM), including a unique link for you to use. Each link will only allow 1 person to enter the class – so don't share it.
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How is the presentation structured? The presentation will begin promptly at the scheduled time. This is a LIVE presentation on the topic, followed by a LIVE Q&A. You will be able to share questions via the ZOOM chat or via the ZOOM video.
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