O'Reilly logo

Skin: The Complete Guide to Digitally Lighting, Photographing, and Retouching Faces and Bodies by Lee Varis

Stay ahead with the world's most comprehensive technology and business learning platform.

With Safari, you learn the way you learn best. Get unlimited access to videos, live online training, learning paths, books, tutorials, and more.

Start Free Trial

No credit card required

8

Preparing for Print

The final form of a digital image is usually a print of some kind. To prepare for this eventuality, digital photographers must do a number of things aside from using all the creative techniques employed when working with the image on the monitor. Last minute tweaks frequently make the difference between a great print and a mediocre one. This chapter covers techniques that are particularly important in people pictures including:

Chapter Contents

Sharpening

Color Management for Print

Soft Proofing

Desktop Printing

Creative Print Finishing

Sharpening

Whether they are scans from film or direct digital captures from a digital camera, all digital images require some level of sharpening. Often, some sharpening is applied automatically ...

With Safari, you learn the way you learn best. Get unlimited access to videos, live online training, learning paths, books, interactive tutorials, and more.

Start Free Trial

No credit card required