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Photoshop plugins:
Fine USM Sharpen/Deblur – full control over the unsharp masking and deconvolution processes:  luminosity mode, halo elimination, very high amounts, edge masking, and blend ranges
Very High Radius Unsharp Mask – high radius unsharp mask contrast enhancement for large images
Adaptive Histogram EQ – dramatic contrast or detail enhancement
Adaptive Contrast Curve – adaptive contrast enhancement
Ultimate Hue/Saturation Control – selectively adjust chroma and vibrance
Four Channel Saturation – adjust the chroma and vibrance of the four opponent colors independently
Saturation Mask – create a saturation or chroma mask for a hue/saturation layer
Very High Radius High Pass Contrast – high radius high pass contrast enhancement for large images
Retinex – adjust lightness and color based on human vision
New:  RG Color – convert RGB images to the RG color space
For all compatible applications such as PhotoLine or IrfanView.


Take your photography to the next level


Hardware that you need for serious zone system photography:

ColorChecker An X-Rite ColorChecker for calibrating your camera.
Best used with ColorChecker’s own calibration software (free download).
i1Pro More products from X-Rite
tripod A tripod and a ball head, such as the Slik PRO 823 CFL Carbon Fiber Tripod and the Manfrotto 496 Ball Head.
And a cable release and a spotmeter to go with them.

Books that will expand your horizons:

cover Christian Bloch, The HDRI Handbook 2.0:  High Dynamic Range Imaging for Photographers and CG Artists
cover Jürgen Gulbins, Photographic Multishot Techniques:  High Dynamic Range, Super-Resolution, Extended Depth of Field, Stitching
cover Uwe Steinmüller & Jürgen Gulbins, Fine Art Printing for Photographers:  Exhibition Quality Prints with Inkjet Printers
cover Michael Freeman, The Photographer’s Eye:  Composition and Design for Better Digital Photos

Please visit russellcottrell.com.

RC Filters

Beyond the Digital Zone System

Virtual Yarrow Stalks

The Tarot of Ideals