Clip or not to clip?
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09-10-11, 09:29 AM
Join Date: Oct 2009
Location: Cheshire , England
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I feel that clipping is a slightly misunderstood attribute of a photograph. A lot of people think that if a histogram shows clipping, the image isn't right. However the point of avoiding clipping is to avoid loss of detail
in areas where you want detail to be retained
If an area is pure white or pure black and it doesn't contain detail that's important to the shot, then clip that bad boy like a sheep-shearer on speed.
Spot on Matt, my thoughts entirely.
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