RawTherapee as part of a Workflow – Basic Picture Development – Exposure Tab

The fastest and the simplest way of developing pictures with RawTherapee, is to start with using de “Auto Levels” button in the “Exposure Tab”. It works with analyzing the histogram and adjusts accordingly to a balanced exposure. But it doesn’t know wat you want or like. Depending on wat your…

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RawTherapee as part of a Workflow – sending pictures from R.T. to another program

Did you know that you can send pictures from Rawtherapee to almost any other application ? And this at any time in your developing process ? Well it can. And it is very useful ! Open “preferences” in RawTherapee – an equalizer icon at the bottom left. Tab “General” ->…

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“Die Hard” HDR’s possible with Open Source Software ?

See also @ Flickr : https://www.flickr.com/photos/pentaxianbelgium/16878789781/ Yard cranes. Yet another “die hard” HDR. Partly developed with RawTherapee 4.2.73 HC ( Hald CLUT – http://www.digicrea.be/downloads/my-downloads/ ) to TIFF – only exposure and auto levels. Sometimes i use the graduated filter to make the sky more dramatic, and start tone mapping before…

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RawBat v 1.0 – batch file development for RawTherapee

When thinking about how the developping should work, and what options need to be built in to fit my workflow, a few things came to my mind. A JPG is a good starting point for sorting pictures – but, in a lot of cases the JPG could be good enough,…

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