Category Archives: Processing the image

Reflection on assignment 3 feedback

I haven’t done much on here since receiving feedback on my last assignment, to be honest I felt a bit deflated having thought that I was making progress but clearly not as much as I had hoped.  My tutor’s starting point was … Continue reading

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How far is too far in digital manipulation?

Whilst researching the ethics of digital photography, I found an interesting article called ‘The ethics of digital manipulation’ by Astrophotographer, Jerry Lodriguss in which he discusses, not just the ethics of digitally enhancing images but the whole area of interpretation and the … Continue reading

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Assignment 3 – Monochrome

I feel much better organised for this assignment than previously and I think that is down to planning my time better and setting myself a deadline for finishing the different projects in the unit.  I have done more research this … Continue reading

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Andy Beel, FRPS

Andy Beel is a, award winning professional photographer and Fellow of the Royal Photographic Society who specialises in Monochrome.   I was fortunate enough to attend a local RPS meeting where he demonstrated converting digital images to black and white using Lightroom.  Although I understand he also … Continue reading

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Trees by Magnum Photographers

One book that I have found very useful in my search for photographers of trees is a small book of photos taken by a number of Magnum photographers such as Bruce Davidson and Martine Franck as well as others who are less well known to me.  The … Continue reading

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Assignment 3 preparation

For once I feel on target and well organised.  I had given myself until the end of April to complete the exercises in part 4 so that I had 3 plus weeks to get the assignment done and at 1st … Continue reading

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Colour into tones 2

I’m not at all sure that I’ve got this exercise right but I have discovered some interesting effects just the same. I already knew that increasing the slider, or strengthening the filter on any given colour weakens that colour, that the … Continue reading

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