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Color Gamut and Color Space

Color space for digital images..

Photoshop How-To

Working with Photoshop for raw conversion and more..

Faux HDR and High Dynamic Range

Tips for processing high dynamic range images..

Expose To The Right (ETTR)

Maximizing image quality, dynamic range, minimizing digital noise.

Nikon D810

Improvements on the workhorse D800E..

Nikon D800E

36 megapixels in a compact full-frame DSLR..

Nikon D800 / D800E Image Quality Best Practices

Image quality best practices and how-to with the Nikon D800/D800E..

Canon EOS 5D Mark III

22 megapixel successor to the popular 5D Mark II..

Canon EOS 5DS / 5DS R

50 megapixel successor to the 22 megapixel Canon 5D Mark III..

Noise ×4: Nikon D3x, Nikon D3, Canon 5D Mark II, & Canon 1Ds Mark III

Noise performance of early 2009’ premier digital SLRs. ISOs from 50 through 25600, dark area noise, noise reduction effects, noise versus resolution. Can more smaller pixels beat fewer large ones?.

Canon 14mm f/2.8L II

In-depth review of the Canon EF 14mm f/2.8L II including flare, distortion, field curvature, resolution charts, numerous field examples and comparison to the Nikon 14-24mm f/2.8G. The Canon EF 14/2.8L II is a superb lens, but with some peculiarities which may enhance or degrade its appeal for different uses. The review is as much a “user guide” as a review; even if you use this lens it’s well worth your time to read this review..

Pentax K-1

36-megapixel full-frame DSLR with SuperRes Pixel Shift Mode..

Pentax 645Z Overall

50-Megapixel Medium Format DSLR with Live View.

Pentax 645Z Image Quality

High end image quality, but what about lenses?.

25mm f/2.8 Distagon

A gem with unusual close-focus..

Conclusions

Summary and wrap-up..

Nikon Z7 Overview, Setup, General

Setup, IBIS performance, focusing..

Sony Alpha A9

Blackout-free 20 fps speed demon..

Sony Alpha A7R II

Attention to details: a big upgrade over the A7R..

Menus and Button Setup

How to configure the camera for serious shooting..

Sony FE 35mm f/2.8 ZA Sonnar

Compact moderate wide angle for Sony mirrorless..

Fujifilm Finepix X100

The best compact big-sensor digital camera yet?.

Nikon Coolpix A

Fixed 28mm lens with APS-C sensor free of anti-aliasing blur with wonderful color..

Sony Cybershot DSC-RX1 / RX1R

Full frame camera in an ultra-compact body with or without anti-aliasing filter..

Olympus OM-D E-M1

A worthy upddate to the E-M5 with pro-grade build quality..

Fujifilm X-Pro1

Interchangeable lenses on a 16MP APS-C sensor.

Fujifilm X-Pro2

Fujifilm's 24MP APS-C offering..

Sony NEX-7 and NEX-5N

24 or 16 megapixels in a compact body with APS-C sensor..

Sony Alpha A6000

Value camera: 24 megapixel APS-C sensor with EVF and vibration-free shutter..

Zeiss 24mm f/1.8 for Sony NEX

Moderate wide angle for Sony NEX..

Overview of Sigma Foveon Sensor cameras

Foveon X3 true-color sensor for outstanding resolution..

Sigma Photo Pro Software 6.x

Sigma’s raw file processing software, version 6.x..

Sigma sd Quattro H

Mirrorless Sigma Quattro larger APS-H sensor with interchangeable lenses..

Sigma dp2 Quattro

45mm f/2.8 equivalent FOV lens..


Blog posts, reverse chronological

2019

2019-02-28 Reader Question: NEC PA271Q as Editing Display

2019-02-15 My Workhorse NEC PA302W Wide Gamut Professional Display is Discontinued — Get One While Available

2019-01-29 NEC PA271Q on the 2018 Mac mini

2018

2018-12-12 Reasons To Like my Workhorse NEC PA302W Wide Gamut Professional Display + Now ON SALE for just $1599

2018-10-20 Long Term: Usage of my Workhorse NEC PA302W Wide Gamut Professional Display in My Sprinter Van + Reasons To Like in General

2018-07-30 Reasons To Like my Workhorse NEC PA302W Wide Gamut Professional Display + Now ON SALE for just $1649

2018-02-01 2.5K or 4K or 5K Display for Image Editing and Viewing?

2018-01-12 2.5K or 4K or 5K Display for Image Editing and Viewing?

2017

2017-12-27 Reasons To Like my Workhorse NEC PA302W Wide Gamut Professional Display + Now ON SALE for just $1679

2017-12-27 OWC Tears Down the 2017 iMac Pro, Announces Future Memory Upgrade Programs

2017-12-05 Adobe Support for A7R III Raw Files (even without pixel shift).

2017-11-28 Reasons To Like the NEC PA302W Wide Gamut Professional Display

2017-09-29 Deal on my Workhorse Hardware-Calibrated Wide Gamut Pro-Grade Display: NEC PA302W

2017-08-26 Nikon D850: Metering (I Want Auto-ETTR!)

2017-08-26 Nikon D850: Image Quality Across the ISO Range Improved, What About ISO 64?

2017-08-26 Nikon D850: How Will it Compare to Medium Format?

2017-08-26 Nikon D850: Focusing and Metering

2017-08-11 Reader Comment: NEC PA302W Wide Gamut Professional Display

2017-07-20 Reasons To Like the NEC PA302W Wide Gamut Professional Display

2017-06-18 Google Chrome Color Management is Still Broken at least on macOS, but Fix Coming

2017-05-03 Reader Question: 30-bit Color

2017-04-25 NEC Display Warranty Bonus Deal Through June 30: 5 years of Coverage

2017-02-04 Sigma sd Quattro-H: DNG Files Shrink by More than 50% After Adobe DNG Converter

2017-01-18 NEC Extends Warranty to Five Years for Purchases Thru March 31

2017-01-08 2.5K or 4K or 5K Display for Image Editing and Viewing?

2016

2016-11-30 My Workhorse Display Just Dropped to $1649 (NEC PA302W)

2016-10-27 Brook Trout in Spawning Colors

2016-10-12 Advisory: Google Chrome Color Management is Broken, at least on macOS

2016-09-21 iOS 10 Supports Color Spaces

2016-09-07 iPhone 7 Sports Retina HD Screen with DCI-P3 Color Gamut and “Wide” Color Capture

2016-09-07 Color Gamut Example: Glacial Blue Lake

2016-07-03 Installing the DCI-P3 Color Profile for Use with Photoshop / Lightroom

2016-03-30 Tetrachromat Vision (4-Base Color in Humans)

2016-03-26 Fujifilm X-Pro2: How Do In-Camera JPEG Film Simulations Compare to RAW-Derived Results in Adobe Camera Raw?

2016-02-13 Color Gamut: Green Shirt in Sunlight

2016-01-27 What’s the Best Way to Enjoy Images at their Finest?

2015

2015-12-17 Why I Use Three NEC Displays on Mac Pro

2015-11-21 Apple iMac 5K Color Gamut Discussion

2015-11-07 Calibrating NEC Displays with SpectraView II

2015-10-27 Spectral Transmission of Digital Sensors

2015-10-27 PA302W now only $1599

2015-10-26 My Workhorse Wide Gamut Display: NEC PA302W now only $1649

2015-08-19 Sony A7R II: Posterization with a Near Optimal Exposure in Daylight (Portrait at Dana Lake)

2015-06-25 Reader Comment: NEC PA 302W Wide Gamut Display with Calibration

2015-06-25 Canon 5DS R: Noise Under Real-World Conditions in the Field

2015-06-13 Reader Inquiry: Banding, Posterization, Color Shifts (and the right workflow)

2015-06-11 Big Price Drop on my Workhorse Hardware-Calibrated Wide Gamut Pro-Grade Display: NEC PA302W

2015-03-02 WPPI B&H Specials

2014

2014-11-03 Yet Another OS X Yosemite Issue: Hard-Clipped Blacks in Lightroom (and Safari)

2014-11-02 Readers Inquire About LG 31MU97 31-inch 4K Display

2014-10-22 Apple iMac 5K: Gamut and Display

2014-09-03 B&H Photo Promo Code Deals

2014-05-13 Thoughts on Panasonic GH4 and GH4 Video Quality vs Sony A7s (Sensor Size)

2014-01-07 Wide Gamut Displays and Calibration

2014-01-07 Olympus OM-D E-M1: Noise, Color Space for Raw Conversion, Sharpening

2013

2013-12-02 B&H Photo Cyber Monday Deals

2013-11-29 B&H Photo Black Friday Deals

2013-10-24 Great Deal on the NEC PA301W Wide-Gamut Display

2013-10-11 iPhone 5s White Balance and Using JPEG vs DNG

2013-09-05 Reader Comment/Question: Retina Displays, 30-Inch Displays

2013-09-04 NEC PA302W LED-Backlit 30-Inch Wide Gamut Display

2013-04-19 The Color Gamut of Fruit

2013-04-02 Nikon D800 / D800E Firmware Update

2012

2012-11-17 Nikon D800E: ETTR Study of Optimal Exposure for RAW, Exposure Latitude, Choice of Color Space, Noise

2012-10-21 Why Don’t Digital Cameras Offer a Perfect ETTR exposure?

2012-04-10 Color Spaces and Color Gamut

2012-04-08 Reader Comments on Nikon D800 Color Gamut, Focus Accuracy, Live View

2012-01-02 Sony NEX-7 Landscape Examples

2011

2011-11-29 Product Photography with the Nikon D3s and Nikon AF-S 24mm f/1.4G

2011-09-05 The Importance of Color Gamut, Especially with Bright Red, Fuji X100 Example

2011-02-28 New NEC PA301W 30" Wide Gamut Display

2010

2010-10-07 Using 16-bit wide gamut color spaces for RAW file conversion

2010-06-28 Reviewed: NEC 27" professional wide gamut color display

2010-06-25 Wide aperture with Canon 85mm f/1.2L II

2010-06-22 NEC 27" 2560 X 1440 wide gamut color display

2009

2009-12-27 Nikon D3x vs Nikon D3s

2009-11-26 See your world in real color — wide gamut color

2009-11-03 You can’t see what’s not displayed

2009-10-29 In progress: Canon EF 100mm f/2.8L Macro IS

2009-02-23 A tale of two gamuts

2009-02-17 NEC 30" LCD 3090WQXi color gamut

2009-01-30 Why sRGB color is a bad choice

2008

2008-08-01 Canon 1Ds Mark III — ISO 50

2006

2006-02-05 Web browser support for color spaces other than sRGB

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