L1 - Picture Perfect: Digital Photography & Photoshop for Print

Type: Seminar
Date: 09/07/13 1:00 PM CT - 09/07/13 4:00 PM CT
Location: Chicago, IL United States
Web site: http://print13.mapyourshow.com/5_0/sessions/sessiondetails.cfm?ScheduledSessionID=18A9CCC6

Date: Saturday, September 7
1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Speaker: Taz Tally Ph.D.


Which digital camera settings are most important in capturing images for high quality printing? Come discover “how-to” capture, color correct, edit, convert and prepare digital photographic images for print—both color and black & white! Examining samples, together we will explore techniques for simple—yet effective—management of your digital photographic images via a simple product shot system.

You will learn

  • Composition tips for high impact images
  • Selecting image resolution, file formats and color profiles
  • Secrets for selecting the proper white balance
  • Color correction workflow with Photoshop and Bridge
  • Tackling Common digital photography color correction problems
  • Setting up and using a simple and inexpensive product shot studio
  • RGB vs CMYK editing
  • Handing and managing your digital photographic images with Bridge
  • Working with RAW files
  • Preparing images for: commercial and digital and inkjet printing
  • Capturing, editing and converting images for printing in black and white

Who should attend: Prepress staff, Designers and Photographers who want to improve their knowledge of capturing, editing and preparing their digital photography images for print.