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Beginning Digital Image Processing: Using Free Tools for Photographers

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Since the advent of digital photography, we have been able to post-process our pictures. However, to do it properly, we have to become digital art apprentices. Sebastian Montabone is a computer vision expert who wants us to use our cameras and image processing software to come up with works of art. In this book, he teaches image processing techniques of ascending difficulty based on freely available tools. The book teaches you to use the best tools for the job, and it focuses on the techniques, not the environments or toolchains in which they run. Also in this book, you?ll learn about the Canon Hack Development Kit (CHDK), which expands the features of some cameras. What you?ll learn Learn how to process your photos by example. Save money by using free tools instead of expensive commercial software. Create unbelievable high-dynamic range (HDR) pictures. Generate stunning panoramas from ordinary pictures. Use the Canon Hack Development Kit (CHDK) to expand your camera features. Make videos and edit them easily using free software. Who this book is for

This book is for anyone who is interested in photography, image processing, or free image editing software, with no exceptions. Table of Contents Digital images Geometric transforms Color transforms Filters Photo retouching HDR Distortion correction Panorama photo stitching Movie editing CHDK

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In a time when digital imaging software costs 3 times as much as a digital camera, commercial imaging software has outlived its usefulness for the consumer. Sebastian Montabone shows us how to process our own photos using Free and open source digital imaging applications. He is using everyhing he can find - the Gimp, Imagemagick and other open source goodies. And teaches us how to touch up and combine our digital images into the bargain.

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ISBN:
9781430228417
Author:
Montabone, Sebastian
Publisher:
Apress
Author:
Montabone
Subject:
Software Development & Engineering - General
Subject:
Programming - General
Subject:
Digital Media - Photography
Subject:
Image processing
Subject:
Computer graphics
Subject:
General-General
Edition Description:
New
Series:
Expert's Voice in Digital Photography
Publication Date:
20100731
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Y
Pages:
292
Dimensions:
9.22x7.44x.78 in. 1.32 lbs.

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"Synopsis" by , In a time when digital imaging software costs 3 times as much as a digital camera, commercial imaging software has outlived its usefulness for the consumer. Sebastian Montabone shows us how to process our own photos using Free and open source digital imaging applications. He is using everyhing he can find - the Gimp, Imagemagick and other open source goodies. And teaches us how to touch up and combine our digital images into the bargain.
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