Cheap/High end digital cameras and skin density at DVinfo.net
DV Info Net

Go Back   DV Info Net > And Now, For Something Completely Different... > Still Crazy

Still Crazy
You say you want resolution? The whole world is watching these digicams.

Reply
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread
Old June 28th, 2006, 12:41 AM   #1
Major Player
 
Join Date: May 2003
Location: Akron, Ohio
Posts: 496
Cheap/High end digital cameras and skin density

Many of us shooting weddings will spend countless hours adjusting exposure on a computer because high end DSLRs are set up to come out underexposed most of the time to protect the highlights. The sad thing is cheap digital cameras are set up to expose skin at 230!

When a wedding photographer gets to busy to mask off highlights/adjust skin density, they will hand the files over to a lab. The lab simply cranks up the levels slider without a mask, toasting the highlights just like the cheap cameras do in camera. Hopefully the D3x will focus on dynamic range rather than poster sized enlargement capability clients typically donít order anyway.

-John
John DeLuca is offline   Reply
Reply

DV Info Net refers all where-to-buy and where-to-rent questions exclusively to these trusted full line dealers and rental houses...

B&H Photo Video
(866) 521-7381
New York, NY USA

Scan Computers Int. Ltd.
+44 0871-472-4747
Bolton, Lancashire UK


DV Info Net also encourages you to support local businesses and buy from an authorized dealer in your neighborhood.
  You are here: DV Info Net > And Now, For Something Completely Different... > Still Crazy

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

 



All times are GMT -6. The time now is 02:50 AM.


DV Info Net -- Real Names, Real People, Real Info!
1998-2019 The Digital Video Information Network