Black and white is not just a color deprivation

Too often black and white is used to try making ugly color images look cool. This works well only in bad photographers' mind. Black and white photography, however, must be imagined as such before taking the picture and all the workflow, postproduction and printing included, must be developed in this sense. Below I give you some ideas to improve your black and white images

2019-08-08T19:11:22+02:00June 18th, 2018|Categories: all, black and white, opinions|Tags: , , , |

Five reasons that make post-production indispensable

I have a rather well-defined opinion about post-production, I think it's absolutely indispensable and that makes the success of an image at least as much as the production phase (shooting). Here are five reasons to argue my thesis: it is used to balance the limits of technology (dynamic range of sensors, optical aberrations, ...); we can correct shooting errors (composition, white balance, ...); we

2019-08-08T19:11:39+02:00December 4th, 2017|Categories: all, opinions, post production|Tags: , , , |

Luminar: the alternative?

I've recently started to hear about a new software from some colleagues. Luminar, this is the name, seems to be a very interesting product, which offers the ease of use of Lightroom with many more tools. As soon as will be released a Windows version, the operating system I use, I will present you a review.

2019-08-08T19:11:47+02:00June 2nd, 2017|Categories: all, news, software|Tags: , , , , , , , |