A Basic Outline and Guide to Understanding and Using 'Camera RAW'
Clive R. Haynes FRPS
Revealing the Highlight (White) and Shadow (Black) 'Clipping' Areas
Please note image sizes are fairly large to preserve detail, download times may therefore be slow.
This feature in Camera RAW operates similarly to the same method used to show 'clipping' in Photoshop 'Levels'.
Shadows to Black Point
preview image will become predominately white except where 'absolute black' exists
- the image level is 'clipped to black' at these points.
The Example Image (Yours Truly making an appearance)
Revealing Shadow (Black) Clipping Point(s)
Highlights to White Point
preview image will become predominately black except where 'absolute white' exists
- the image level is 'clipped to white' at these points.
Next, we'll look at White Balance - Click below to continue