Get to Know Photography Histograms on the Camera or Smartphone
Histograms are widely known in various terms, both in physics, statistics and others. A histogram is usually to display the value or position of a number in a calculation.
Differ in statistics, histograms in photography are known as light calculations. The histogram will show the high and low intensity of light in the photos we take or in other words the light and darkness of the photos we take. So the histogram will illustrate the intensity of the light on the results of our photos.
In the graphic display is usually from left to right. This histogram is very helpful in determining exposure when shooting. If the graphic appears to be peaking to the right then your photos are bright or over exposure, and vice versa.
The following is a photographic histogram in general :
1. Histogram Under exposure graphic
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2. Histogram Normal chart
3. Histogram Over exposure graphic
The current era both DSLR cameras and smartphones are equipped with histograms. Display photos in the camera sometimes differ from the display on the monitor screen.
Sometimes the picture is brighter than shown or so on. This is where the histogram function is very helpful. Because the existence of a histogram diagram makes it easy for us to determine the actual level of exposure in an image.