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Unleashing the RAW Power of Capture NX2
Vincent Versace
with Vincent Versace
Learn the new features of NX2 from a professional photographers perspective. Then, go beyond the features and learn to use NX2 as a powerful creative tool to aesthetically enhance ... READ MORE
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Unleashing the RAW Power of Capture NX2
lessons: 20 Course Lessons
duration: 2hr, 27min
published: 2010
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Unleashing the RAW Power of Capture NX2
with Vincent Versace
Learn the new features of NX2 from a professional photographers perspective. Then, go beyond the features and learn to use NX2 as a powerful creative tool to aesthetically enhance your images. This course delivers a unique combination of content and implementation, allowing you to unleash the RAW power of NX2 as well as your creativity BUY COURSE
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lesson 1: Getting Started (free course preview)

Opening up the program and taking a tour of the settings and preferences

4min, 53sec
lesson 2: User Interface

Taking a look at the basic User Interface and how it is laid out

5min, 0sec
lesson 3: Metadata

Locate all of the information about an image including what camera settings were used to shoot it

2min, 35sec
lesson 4: Toolbar

Using the crop and leveling tools as well as exploring the toolbar

3min, 28sec
lesson 5: Black and White Point

Steps in using NX2 to remove a color cast

5min, 27sec
lesson 6: Color Control Points

Choose the color point and access all of the control points for that color

3min, 19sec
lesson 7: Auto Retouch Brush

Using sliced in painting technology to retouch areas in an image

2min, 32sec
lesson 8: Selection Control Point

This new feature allows users to use any feature in the program as a control point

2min, 27sec
lesson 9: Selection Tools

Reviewing the traditional capture tools in Capture NX2

5min, 5sec
lesson 10: The Edit List

The center of the nondestructive workflow at the heart of how NX2 software works

13min, 2sec
lesson 11: Printing

How to print from Capture NX2, as well as how to do contacts and soft proofing

6min, 23sec
lesson 12: Edit Adjust

Exploring the Edit, Adjust, and Filter pull down menus

3min, 54sec
lesson 13: Light Adjustments

Experiment with the light adjustments under the Adjustment pull down menu

23min, 26sec
lesson 14: Batch Processing

How to batch process large quantities of images

5min, 49sec
lesson 15: Standard Infrared

Working with IR-converted images in Capture NX2

8min, 58sec
lesson 16: Enhanced Infrared

How to shoot for maximum detail and how to make the choices in NX2 to maximize the captured detail

11min, 38sec
lesson 17: Deep Black Infrared

Deep Black is the closest to film IR that you are going to get

2min, 9sec
lesson 18: Clouds

Working with a sunset photograph that includes a lot of clouds

6min, 6sec
lesson 19: Flowers

This lesson goes through an image processing workflow using an image of orchids

15min, 7sec
lesson 20: Portrait

Using the tools of Capture NX2 to touch up a portrait image

16min, 17sec
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Vincent Versace
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World-Renowned Pioneer - The Art & Science of Digital Photography
Vincent Versace is an internationally recognized pioneer in the art and science of digital photography. His passion for natural light photography has contributed to innovative breakthroughs across the digital image value chain. Throughout his career he has won a wide variety of high profile awards and published numerous books. Today he divides his time between commercial and fine art photography assignments, teaching, and consulting.
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