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Raw or Enhanced Pictures

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03-31-2010, 08:41 PM
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The answer for this one is subjective. Which do you think is best for placing photos on the website; raw and unedited picture or the edited and enhanced picture? Can the visitors determine if the picture has been edited or not?

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What kind of photos do you mean? I think I don't understand the question. My answer would be different depending on if you're talking about stock photography to dress up a site, as opposed to say displaying a professional photographer's portfolio. For a professional photographer specializing in re-touching I think it can be helpful to show some before and after images.

Whether or not visitors can tell if a photo has been retouched would really depend on the skill of the photoshop user, in my opinion. There's a real art to making sure lighting and shadows look right in an "enhanced" photo.

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Not sure what your question is, but you should not give out the original RAW file. You should be giving whom ever a finished version (edited/enhanced) and if they want Hi-Res make it something like a TIFF or Flattened PSD (if you dont want them seeing the edits)

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