Enhancement in Wedding
page shows examples of our digital editing
on wedding photos. Professionally done
digital enhancement can turn nice photos
into great photos.
we don't over-retouch. Our style keeps
pictures looking clean and
for photo at
backlit Sandra with the sun behind her. This kept
the bright light out of her eyes for comfort. Doug
used fill flash, turned way down, to equalize
lighting between the back and front, and to avoid
fill flash had fired too intensely (typical of
automatic exposure cameras), we'd have lost all
white detail in the dress. But when fill flash is
set too low one would lose details in the hair and
adjust fill flash manually per experience.
Camera: Doug's Fujifilm S3 Pro digital.
Lens: 90mm portrait-macro lens.
main digital effect applied to the portrait
at right, was clean-up of the sidewalk background
behind Sandra. This was to remove cracks &
pebbles which were distracting in the original
version of this portrait. Portrait below had
similar:cleanup of cracks & blemishes in
the capitol building's wall and marble floor.
Retouching a portrait
Earlier version at left was
a very nice portrait but
bright parts of the background were
In editing we took down the
intensity; final version shown at
Otis Moore is pastor of a
small church on Florin Road
(south Sacramento) called Lighthouse
hire Doug to shoot your
photograph weddings politely, efficiently,
and mostly in the background. We believe
your wedding day should really be a
wedding day --- so we'll help you schedule
the day's events to give you more time to
visit with your friends & family. We
won't turn your wedding day into a boring,
time consuming photo shoot. Through
experience we shoot FASTER than any
well meaning amateur can, and shoot more
reliably than "newcomer" professional
photographers. With about 350 weddings
experience over 20+ years, Doug has built
the skills to make your photos and wedding
day the best.
more photos below...
favorite portrait: This
beautiful portrait of Sandra and Ed at the
State Capitol building in Sacramento.
applied considerable digital editing to
perfect this photo --- see "before"
version by clicking on Alternate View
editing was needed to clean up the
environment AROUND the couple which
suffered from cracks, dirt and trash that
was beyond our ability to physically clean
up at the site. The bride and groom needed
here to see the original un-edited version
of this photo...
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