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How color theory helps your photography
Appreciating the details of foliage in macro photography
Using LUTs for color, tone and contrast
How to use color in creative and fashion photography
Color concepts: What’s in for 2021?
How playful colors make a difference in food photography
Revealing colorful geometric details in architecture
The colorful world of the Savage RGB Portrait Kit
InFocus Interview Show: The importance of monitor calibration with John Walrath
Color by the numbers: How digital color works
Create your own gradients and color swatches with Adobe Color
Portrait Tips: Three ways to remove that pesky purple glare in glasses

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Color concepts: What’s in for 2021?

According to the fashionistas, the colors in style for 2021 are the following: Flame Scarlet Saffron Classic Blue Biscay Green Chive Faded Denim Orange Peel Mosaic Blue Sunlight Coral Pink Cinnamon Stick Grape Compote How does all this relate to

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Are women better at judging color?

In this post, I’m going to dive into how men and women are wired differently when it comes to judging color. If you’ve ever found yourself in the paint store with the opposite sex debating on whether a certain color

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Calibrating with X-Rite and BenQ

If I told you that for the first five years of owning a camera I never calibrated my computer screen, you might have thought I was losing my mind. I couldn’t figure out why everything looked so horrible on my

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Avoiding the harsh, direct flash look

One of the biggest reasons why I don’t like pop-up flashes is that it gives uneven, harsh lighting directed at your subject. Even with an on-camera speedlight, the same effect can happen. And while you can play around with the

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Easy high key lighting with two lights

Creating high key light is making sure there is enough light on your background so it is pure white, with no shadows. This can be done using strobes or LEDs or a mixture of both types of light. There are several

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