On filters and feelings

An inter­est­ing arti­cle from Wired on a recent study into how peo­ple use fil­ters on their dig­i­tal pho­tographs. “Seri­ous hob­by­ists” use fil­ters only to cor­rect a problem—say, cor­rect the expo­sure. “More casu­al pho­tog­ra­phers” are more like­ly to manip­u­late their images with fil­ters or adjust­ments that make them appear more “arti­fi­cial,” accord­ing to the study. I used to […]