How to read your camera's histogram

The first video is a  very easy to follow online  guide by ZY Cheng who provides an excellent overview to the histogram tool on all but the most very basic digital cameras.

The guide covers:

1. What the histogram is showing you

2. How to adjust the histogram

3. What to expect your histogram to look like depending on the style of photo you are taking

This video can be seen HERE

The second video is by Gareth Danks goes into a little more detail and demonstrates tips such as:

1. Viewing in black and white to understand what the histogram is showing

2. Why there is no such thing as a standard histogram

This video can be viewed HERE

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