posterization


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posterization

(ˌpəʊstəraɪˈzeɪʃən) or

posterisation

n
(Photography) photog the act of manipulating a photograph so as to produce fewer tones and therefore create greater contrast

posterization

(or tone separation) Producing an image in which certain levels of grey tone are eliminated, using lith processing. This limits the range of tones for more graphic boldness.
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Restores smooth gradients if posterization occurs as a result of low-bit depth sampling.
Modes like Posterization, which creates a high contrast abstract look by heavily emphasizing primary colors or black and white; Retro Photo, which creates the look of an aged photo with sepia color tones and faded contrast; Pop Color, which produces a vivid look by emphasizing color tones; and Partial Color, which produces stunning monochrome photos containing a single designated color (red, green, blue or yellow) are just a few of the effects that make ordinary images and scenes come to life.
Among other things, you can resize and rotate photos; adjust their brightness, contrast, and color balance; sharpen or blur photos; and add an assortment of special effects from posterization to vignetting.
This clear, easy-to-follow book shows amateur photographers how to simulate traditional darkroom techniques such as graininess, motion blurring, posterization, hand-tinting and filtering.
In addition, the soul era earns posterization not just on account of this divergent evolution but also thanks to its indeterminate present.
Adjust the level of posterization with direction from the teacher.
Some students used polarization and posterization along with heavy outlines.
Agfa's PhotoGenie removes image artifacts, such as those from JPEG compression, pixelation, jagged edges, and posterization - which are common in digitally captured images.
They often liberally incorporate modern special effects into their work, from the combined use of strobes and slow motion to posterization, rack focus, sophisticated editing, and unusual camera angles.
An xvYCC display, along with Deep Color to reduce posterization, can display the full range of colors visible to the human eye.
Picture Effect' options include Partial Color, Retro Photo, Pop Color, High Contrast Monochrome, Posterization, High-key and Toy Camera.