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HPR - HPR1081: Preparing Pictures for Posting with the GIMP

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Posted 23 September 2012 - 07:00 PM

Frank Bell describes the process he uses to prepare photographs for posting pictures on his website. The goal of the process is not to transform the pictures, but to enhance them, and includes sharpening, adjusting the contrast and brightness, cropping, and resizing. Frank walks through applying the process to a snapshot from his deck garden.Blog post of the pictureLinks:GIMP homepage: http://www.gimp.org/The MeettheGimp videocast: Frank's camera: http://www.fujifilm....ix_s3200/Potter wasps (Wikipedia): https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Potter_waspFrank's brother's eagle pictures: http://www.pineviewf...les-reprise/The pictures from the podcast:The unedited original: http://pineviewfarm....HPRwasp1.jpgThe picture sharpened: http://pineviewfarm....harpened.jpgThe picture with brightness and contrast adjusted: http://pineviewfarm....-b_and_c.jpgThe cropped picture: http://pineviewfarm....-cropped.jpgThe resized picture: http://pineviewfarm....resized.jpgBlog post of the picture: http://www.pineviewf...2012/05/wasp-2/

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