Areas of Science Photography, Digital Photography & Video
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Time Required Long (2-4 weeks)
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Students who are mathematically inclined can use the student version of a program like MatLab or Mathematica to convert a digital image into numbers, then perform operations such as sharpening or special effects. This is a great way to learn about image processing algorithms.

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