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  Re: Light & Shadows  
From: Alain Martel
Date: 23 Apr 2020 16:34:42
Le 2020-04-23 à 00:00, Cousin Ricky a écrit :
> On 2020-04-22 2:24 PM (-4), Norbert Kern wrote:
>> This idyllic (non-realistic) scene is the result of several months of 
>> work. It
>> took that long because of an experiment.
>> [snip]
> That is one truly impressive photograph.  I can hardly wait to see your 
> render.
> But seriously, you've outdone yourself here.  Great job!
>> The chief motiv of the image is the contrast of light and shadows as 
>> it is
>> important in impressionistic painting or gothic architecture.
>> I'll explore this topic in my next images more.
>> Beside this philosophical reasons it was important for me in a more 
>> technical
>> sense as it is the first image since 15 years developed with 
>> assumed_gamma 1.
>> I think, I'll stay at this since it is obviously possible to realize 
>> strong
>> contrasts with assumed_gamma 1...
> I would expect so.  Real life does it linearly; it is our perceptions 
> that are non-linear.  My response to a low contrast scene has not been 
> to fiddle with the assumed gamma, but to change the lighting environment.

Like reducing the ambient amount.

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