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photography is still going strong in Muttoo’s words. It is the high­dynamic range of film that keeps Ian shooting in that

upfront in saying that the amount of digital processing he does is minimal, but is required. He almost exclusively

and, rarely, minor touch­up work.

One of the techniques that he

HIS S CHOOL IN G I N P HO TO GR A P HY H A S B E E N S E L FTAUGHT W ITH A SS I STANC E F RO M O TH E RS, IN C LU D ING S OME K EY C ONTAC TS H E E STA BL I S HE D O N F L I C KR

This is where his post processing begins. Ian was

has explored is working with overexposure of the RAW image in the camera, then toning that back using UFRAW to make some stunning photographs http://www.flickr.com/photo s/imuttoo/). Ian also uses AutoStitch (http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki /AutoStitch) for his panorama shots. His panorama shots can be found here on flickr

M AG A Z I N E

Post Processing in GIMP / UFRAW

shoots in RAW format. He loads his RAW image file into GIMP, which automatically launches and loads the image into UFRaw. After adjusting white balance, exposure, and saturation (or converting to black and white when desired) the image is transferred to GIMP. Final processing in GIMP typically includes cropping, levels adjustment, further contrast adjustment

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format. His film work is processed, then turned into scanned negatives and provided to him on CD. And this service is available everywhere, according to Ian.

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