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                    Welcome to The DIGITAL NEGATIVE and The DIGITAL PRINT Book website. I’ll be uploading example images from the books and additional goodies for download. The images from The DIGITAL NEGATIVE book will be DNG files using the most recent lossy DNG option and the DNG will contain Snapshots for both the Before (default) and After (my adjustments) so you can follow along the adjustments shown...
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The Digital Negative 2nd Edition will be out shortly!

The Digital Negative Second Edition left the printer last week! I’ve received my Author’s Copies yesterday and Peachpit and Amazon should be getting stock next week. I’m in the process of updating this site and adding new sample images. The new book’s Table of Contents can be dowloaded from here. It’s a 3MB download. Check back next week for further updates....
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Wayne Fox’s Printer Cleaning Page

In the online chapter download from Peachpit, I mentioned photographer Wayne Fox’s (www.waynefox.com) Cleaning Page image. Wayne has been gracious enough to provide this image for readers of The Digital Print book....
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The DIGITAL PRINT Book

Yes, you are at the right website! Both The DIGITAL NEGATIVE and The DIGITAL PRINT book’s websites are hosted at this single domain. The book’s actual publication date was supposed to be Aug 2nd. But I’ve been told that people are already reading the Kindle version of the book so I’m trying to catch up with the content–sorry for the delay!  Check back over the next couple of weeks as I add the new content...
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Missing Tone Curve Figure

On page 182 of the book, in Figure 4.65, a screenshot of the Parametric Tone Curve is missing. The image of the sand dollars  illustrating Optimized Black-and-White Tone Mapping was tone mapped using the Parametric Tone Curve. I mentioned the settings but the screenshot didn’t make it into the book. My bad… Here is the screenshot that should be been in Figure 4.65. This is the example image for the section. You can download the...
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