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Dynamic range is a way of describing the range of light values in a scene or photograph. It’s measured in exposure value (EV), or stops. Photographically speaking, there are two kinds of dynamic range to understand: that of the scene…

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Finding inspiration through word association

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This inspiration exercise is an excellent activity because of how quickly it will allow you to think of an idea for a picture. The premise is simple: there are four categories on a worksheet, each representing a different element in…

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Estimating the cost of a shoot

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When an advertising agency or client gets in touch about a job or campaign they have coming up, they will ask if you are available and interested in submitting a bid for it. This is your opportunity to ask a…

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What is blending in post-production?

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Blending modes are another powerful editing feature associated with layers. Essentially, they offer numerous ways layers can interact with one another based on the colour and luminance values present in the images. Many post-production image editors offer a variety of…

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