Reading histograms

Discussion in 'Digital Photography' started by Lung Fish, Apr 19, 2004.

  1. Lung Fish

    Lung Fish Guest

    Quite a few point and shoots as well as dSLRs give histogram readouts of
    the image in review mode. Is there any good online explaination of how to
    read the histogram output to determine exposure of the image?
     
    Lung Fish, Apr 19, 2004
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    Bill Hilton Guest

    Bill Hilton, Apr 19, 2004
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    Peter Jones Guest

    On Mon, 19 Apr 2004 14:11:24 -0500, Lung Fish
    <> wrote:

    >Quite a few point and shoots as well as dSLRs give histogram readouts of
    >the image in review mode. Is there any good online explaination of how to
    >read the histogram output to determine exposure of the image?


    There is an article on Histograms at http://www.luminous-landscape.com

    Peter
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    Touchup, an image viewing applet (also shows EXIF)
    http://members.shaw.ca/jonespm2/software.htm
     
    Peter Jones, Apr 20, 2004
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