[Tig] Color enhancement tips and tricks

glenn chan glennchan
Mon Dec 19 05:07:30 GMT 2005

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The article can be found under "Color Enhancement Techniques"

Color Enhancement Techniques can be found under Technical Articles.

2- Good point about "relighting" and DPs' blood pressures.  I suppose the
terms "light reduction" and "light enhancement" will encompass what's
happening while being sufficiently vague and general to avoid any link to
the term "relighting".

I still like the term though... it makes you feel powerful.  ;)


On 12/18/05, Rob Lingelbach <rob at colorist.org> wrote:
> On Sun, 18 Dec 2005 21:36:35 -0500, glenn chan wrote
> > --
> > Thanks to oktobor for supporting the TIG
> > --
> > Perhaps this list needs a little more discussion on color enhancement?
> > After all, that's a major part of what a colorist does.
> >
> > Here's something I'm currently playing around with...
> > relighting a scene. See the following link:
> >
> > http://tig.colorist.org/wiki2/index.php/Relighting
> Glenn, first thank you for helping develop the Wiki, and can you find
> an appropriate place to add the link to this paper in the main categories?
> otherwise it isn't really visible unless someone has read this
> message.  But maybe
> you already did and I missed it.  (i speak as the ex-admin of the TIG who
> merely
> built installed and set up the wiki-- and i have a few bits of work left
> to do on it,
> like implementing thumbnails, which ImageMagick is already doing, they're
> just not
> showing up yet).
> second, from a commercial colorist's perspective and as you mention DPs
> will still be
> needed, I'd personally stay away from the term "relighting."   It can do
> funny things with
> DP's blood pressure.  "technique" "adjustment" etc. are sometimes more
> positive words
> when working with DPs :-)
> --Rob
> --
> Rob Lingelbach   http://www.colorist.org   rob at calarts.edu
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