Wednesday – Image Editing Workshops

 

Term 2 – 2018:  May 30 – July 05

Using the free (open-source) image asset management and non-destructive image editing program, “Darktable,” this 6 week workshop will work through the basics and build upon the skills already covered in previous weeks, so as to allow you to be able to organise and edit your own photographic images easily and competently.

 

Starting off with the importing and organising of images, explaining why it is necessary and how to easily organise these processes. We will build the skills needed for you to be able to edit your own images easily.

Session 1 – Import & Organise

30/05/2018   12:30 – 14:30

 

Digital Asset Management

 

  • Importing Images
  • Organising Images
  • Tagging & Rating Images
  • Metadata Editing
  • Filtering & Sorting Images
  • Removing & Deleting Images

Session 2 – Panels & Groups

06/06/2018   12:30 – 14:30

 

Darkroom Panels & Groups

 

Panels

  • Navigation
  • Snapshots
  • History Stack
  • Global Colour Picker
  • Masks
  • Histogram

 

Module Groups

  • Active
  • Favourites
  • Basic
  • Tone
  • Colour
  • Correction
  • Effect

 

Basic Module

  • Crop & Rotate
  • Orientation
  • Shadows & Highlights
  • Base Curve
  • Exposure
  • Contrast, Brightness & Saturation
  • Colour Reconstruction
  • Demosaic
  • Highlight reconstruction
  • White Balance
  • Invert
  • RAW Black & White Points

Session 3 – Tone & Colour Adjustments

13/06/2018   12:30 – 14:30

 

Tone & Colour Adjustments

 

  • Tone Group
    • Fill Light
    • Levels
    • Tone Curve
    • Zone System

 

  • Colour Group
    • Velvia
    • Channel Mixer
    • Output Colour Profile
    • Colour Contrast
    • Colour Correction
    • Colour Lookup Table
    • Monochrome
    • Colour Balance
    • Vibrance

Session 4 – Correction & Effect Groups

20/06/2018   12:30 – 14:30

 

Correction & Effect Groups

 

  • Correction Group
    • Sharpen
    • Equalizer
    • Denoise
    • Perspective Correction
    • Lens Correction
    • Spot Removal
    • Dithering
    • Chromatic Aberrations
    • Automatic Haze Removal
    • Defringe

 

  • Effect Group
    • Watermark
    • Framing
    • Vignetting
    • Soften
    • High-pass
    • Low-pass
    • Low Light
    • Bloom
    • Colourize
    • Colour Mapping
    • Graduated Density

Session 5 – Selective Edits

27/06/2018   12:30 – 14:30

Selective Edits

 

  • Masking
    • Brush
    • Circle
    • Ellipse
    • Path
    • Gradient
    • Drawn Mask
    • Mask Manager

Session 6 – Exports & Uploads

04/07/2018   12:30 – 14:30

 

Exports & Uploads

 

  • Target Storage
  • Output Directory
  • File Format
  • Maximum Size
  • Upscaling
  • Profile
  • Intent
  • Style
  • Mode
  • Export

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