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Cool Tools at Work: An Outdoor Halloween Portrait with Photoflex FirstStudio Portrait Kit

Presented by Adorama and Photoflex Lighting School

ArticleLighting Techniques Techniques and How-Tos - by Ben Clay, October 23, 2013

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Use studio lights outside and capture your little monster, superhero, or ghost in the Haloween spirit.

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TAGS: lighting technique,  color temperature,  low light,  tungsten,  children,  Lensbaby,  Photoflex,  halloween,  continuous 

The Art of (White) Balance

How to get your truest colors

ArticleComposition and Exposure Techniques and How-Tos - by Tamara Lackey, September 18, 2013

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White balance is about color, and getting it right. While Average White Balance will work for many situations, you'll get better pictures if you understand how WB works and how you can take control. 

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TAGS: portrait,  color,  color management,  family,  white balance,  color temperature,  custom white balance,  Lifestyle photography,  Tamara Lackey,  Nikon D800,  portrait photography 

12 Steps to Success As An Architecture Photographer

Make beautiful spaces and buildings look amazing

ArticleProfessional Imaging Techniques and How-Tos - by Mason Resnick, March 18, 2013

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Here are a dozen things you should keep in mind if you want to make a living as a full- or part-time architectural photographer.

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TAGS: canon,  exposure,  professional,  tripod,  color management,  x-rite,  perspective,  color temperature,  tilt-shift,  Datacolor,  architecture,  ColorChecker,  buildings,  exterior,  perspective control 

Product Review: Datacolor SpyderCAPTURE PRO

Get consistent, accurate monitor color

ArticleAdoramaTV - Product Reviews Gear Guides & Reviews - by Richard Harrington, March 4, 2013

Adorama Photography TV presents the Datacolor SpyderCAPTURE PRO.  This all-purpose bundle was designed to give image professionals greater control over the color fidelity of their digital process.

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TAGS: calibration,  color management,  spyder,  color temperature,  color vision,  Datacolor 

Master White Balance for Accurate Color When Shooting Videos

DSLR | Video Skills with Rich Harrington: Adorama Photography TV

ArticleAdorama TV Techniques and How-Tos - by Richard Harrington, October 26, 2012

AdoramaTV presents DSLR | Video Tips with Richard Harrington. In this episode, Rich shares techniques on how to manually calibrate your DSLR camera for proper white balance. Then, follow along as he gives you a quick look at how to use a 3-way color corrector tool to white balance in post-production.

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TAGS: adorama,  color,  digital SLR,  color management,  white balance,  color temperature,  white,  Adorama TV,  Adobe Photoshop CS6 

How To Avoid the Underwater Blues

Control Color Temperature and White Balance

ArticleUnderwater Photography Techniques and How-Tos - by Michele Westmorland and Matt Weiss, December 19, 2011

How many of you remember your physics class?  I certainly don’t.  Color temperature and white balance can be a bit of a challenge—especially when shooting underwater—so let’s take a look at exactly what they are.

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TAGS: color,  color management,  white balance,  color temperature,  underwater 

Some Things Blue

Cool color, practical advice

ArticleComposition and Exposure Techniques and How-Tos - by PPSOP Staff, June 27, 2011

Blue is arguably the most popular of colors and evokes a vast range of meaning culturally and personally.  Blue moon, the blues, blue morning, blue sky, blue jeans, bluebells, blue bonnet, perhaps Picasso's Azul Period (1901-1904) best characterizes the melancholy and poetic power of blue.

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TAGS: photoshop,  colors,  color management,  photoshop elements,  RAW,  color temperature,  Photoshop CS5 

Field Test: The Lowel Blender

Will it blend different kinds of light?

ArticleProduct Reviews Gear Guides & Reviews - by Jason Schneider, January 24, 2011

It’s an ingenious LED Location Light that’s fully adjustable for color-balanced light output. How well does it work, what else can it do, and is it worth the price?

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TAGS: light,  lighting,  color,  color temperature,  Lowel 

PhotoZAP 44: Step Lively

Our critics praise and pan your pictures

ArticlePhotoZAP: We Critique Your Photos Techniques and How-Tos - by Adorama Learning Center Editors, May 26, 2010

“There’s huge potential in the moment, but it is lost in the technical details.”—Mark Lent

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TAGS: canon,  composition,  color temperature,  custom white balance,  action photography,  PhotoZAP,  photo critique 

More on color temperature — Adorama TV

Behind The Scenes

ArticleAdorama TV Techniques and How-Tos - by Mark Wallace, May 13, 2010

In this Behind The Scenes video Mark explains why adding a blue gel to a tungsten light warms it up instead of cooling it off. Mark gives a very brief explanation of warm and cool colors.

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TAGS: lighting technique,  color temperature,  Adorama TV 

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