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BASIC EDITING, HISTOGRAMS, FILE TYPES

Learning Goal
- Students will be able to use Gimp to make basic photo edits
- Students will understand how to use a histogram
- Students will understand the different photo file types
histogram infographic
histogram infographic


In class we'll talk about different image file types and how they are used (lossy vs lossless). We'll also look at some links that explain how to read and use histograms. These can be used while taking photos to tell when images are over/under exposed. Remember, there is no perfect histogram.

copy machine

What happens when you make a copy of a copy? In class we will look at how to use Gimp to perform basic edits to your photos.