Just like all
things in technology, photography and photo-related areas are
advancing very quickly!
Here are a couple
interesting developments we have
been following - we hope you enjoy them!
The first consumer level Light Field Camera -
this amazing camera takes a photo with everything in
focus allowing you manipulate the focal point in its
software. This produces images with different areas in
& out of focus.
Very cool -
take a look!
3D Items to 2D Photos Kevin Karsch & his team at the University of
Illinois have been working on an amazing system that
enables you to add 3D objects into a 2D photo. The
system does an incredible job rendering the light &
shadows making the object seamlessly fit into the
existing photo .
they are working on
- make sure to watch the video!
Don't be all Thumbs Keep the
digits out of the digital!
2. Reduce the Flash Try to keep
the natural lighting...
3. Change the Angle Try shooting
from low and/or high
4. Depth of Field Close-up with
out of focus background
Post Production Adjust levels,
saturation & sharpen
6. Rotate Turn camera
instead of straight on
7. Out of Framing Crop
some of the object in the lens