The basics of the histogramThe basics of the histogram by GKmon-DORU-fanatic
That is the histogram and the corresponding image, it is an indispensable photographic tool. First off, the camera's LCD is inaccurate and should never be trusted to judge the exposure of an image or sharpness (but that's for a different JFTP) as it is very inaccurate in colour reproduction and is not colour calibrated. Now, you're probably wondering what the heck that has to do with the histogram, well it has a lot to do with it. Most modern cameras have a histogram, on mine it was enabled be pressing the "info" button a couple times on the image review.
That presents you with something that looks like the above, it will be different for every image, but we'll use this as an example for now. I labeled the histogram with "shadow/dark", "midtones", and "highlights". The histogram tells you how many pixels are what intensity of grey, the further left, the darker the pixel, the further right, the
Support Helewidis, support AN!It's been announced that there will be some major gallery shifts as well as gallery director arrangement shifts by FallenRox and Moonbeam13. These shifts are because of the alarming rate of miscats that are being uploaded to dA. Many deviants and gallery directors seem adamant against this decision to mix galleries and to ask some gallery directors to step down. Among the gallery directors asked to step down is Helewidis. Helewidis and arachnid15 are both wonderful gallery directors for the Artistic Nude photography gallery.Support Helewidis, support AN! by bewarecalamity
Helewidis has been a strong force in AN. She's worked hard within the AN community to make talented AN photographers known, help less experienced photographers, and make the community grow into the warm environment it is. She is promoting Male Artistic Nudes through her new competition: The Forbidden Gaze CONTEST -> male nudes,
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