got off to a very slow start photo wise, but Renee went away on a trip
to Europe with a friend over July & August, you can see the photos
September. The weather was nice, so Betty & I headed off the
Floriade. I even managed to persuade Betty to take her camera. You can
see our pictures here.
year we spent Christmas with my parents in Moss Vale. The deal
was that Mum didn't have to do anything, so Peggy & Betty organised
all the food. It was a quiet Christmas as Stepehn was in Rockhampton,
Christopher was in Sydney with his dad & Jason & Heather were
with Heather's family. Still, we had a great time together & even
included the new baby of the Pollock family, Georgie. The photos can be
.: to check out
The photos are sorted by year, so click on the
button for the relevant year, then click on the links for the set of
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so that you can see all the shades in the image below;
You must be able to see all this:
-- 20 sections of equal width and different tone
-- the darkest section must be pure black
-- the lightest section must be pure white
-- there must be no hint of colour anywhere along the grey spectrum
If you don't see 20 different tones, you may need to lower the contrast.
If black is not pure black, you need to either darken the monitor or adjust the black point.
If white is not pure white, you need to either lighten the monitor or adjust the white point.
If both black and white are not pure, try to boost the overall contrast or adjust both, the black and white points.
If there is a colour cast, try and adjust the colour balance. Some
software allows you to do this separately for both ends of the
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