Colors set the mood in a scene. It may add drama and convey emotions. Every skilled cinematographer should know how to adjust the colors straight from the camera.
The Canon Digital Learning Center staff demonstrates how you can make the most of your camera’s functions such as the white balance, white shift balance and the picture profiles.
“It’s important how you interpret light, how you see it, and how the camera interprets light.”
Here are more detailed tips on adjusting the three functions in your camera:1. White Balance
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Make Use Of Exposure For Perfect Shots
When you start out in photography the first thing you need to know is how to set the exposure and f-stops on your camera. If you don’t learn this, then all your shot will be the same. Exposure and f-stops on your camera is the key to great photographs. They can make or break a picture.
“Perfect Cone Active Volcano” captured by Jose Besa
If you don’t get the exposure right, then your shot will be essentially ruined. It can’t be fixed in Photoshop or any other graphics program, well, that’s not quite correct. They can, but it will look like they have been fixed in a graphics [...]
Good photographs needn’t be complicated.
You can often make better pictures by thinking “simple.”
Instead of trying to get as much as possible into the shot, try to include as little as possible. Ideally, you should include everything that adds to the picture, and nothing else. But that’s a tall order for those new to photography (and for a few “old hands.”). Thinking “simple” will help you learn to do it.
If you include too much in the picture, the result is confusing. It gives the viewer too much to think about. He or she probably won’t even be able to [...]