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Photo software information from Simply Awesome Photography.

3 Lightroom Tweaks to Get Your Landscape Photographs to Sing

Three quick tips for post-production in Lightroom.Photographers! Let’s talk a little about this! 3 Lightroom Tweaks to Get Your Landscape Photographs to Sing

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How to match the colors between different photos in Photoshop – DIY Photography

Color matching 101 in Photoshop.

What I’m going to do is I’m going to show you how to match the colors between backgrounds and objects once you’ve cut them out and combined the different photos or otherwise known as compositing. So what I’ve done here is I’ve grabbed some photographs from Adobe Stock. So I grabbed the photograph here of […]

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Quick Tip: How to ‘Open’ a Lazy Eye in Photoshop

Having issues with your model having a lazy eye or closing when the flash fires? It may take Photoshop to fix.

They say the devil (or is it God?) is in the details, and this quick Photoshop tip from portrait photographer Bill Larkin is all about making sure you nail

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This 3 step raw colour correction tip will fix your white balance woes – DIY Photography

Correcting for white balance.

Even if you plan to alter or grade your footage afterwards, having an accurate and consistent starting point makes your life much easier. Getting perfect white balance without a grey card, Expodisc, ColorChecker or fancy colour meter can be tricky, though. But it’s not impossible. This video from Blake Rudis at f64 Academy walks us through […]

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Automatically Matching Exposure Across Multiple Images – Lightroom Killer Tips

This is truly a killer Lightroom tip.

It’s Tuesday, and we have another awesome tip from Lightroom team member Benjamin Warde, and this one is a tip I showed this past week in my tips & tricks session on the Lightroom Track — how to automatically match exposure across multiple images. It’s less than 60-seconds (as always), and it’s a really handy tip: …

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The three levels of sharpening you should be applying in Photoshop – Detail, Global & Local – DIY Photography

What type of sharpening do you use?[I thought that seeing as I have a Post-Producition Workshop fast approaching, I needed a blatant excuse to promote it via an article on my site 😀 Well here it is, a look at some of the sharpening techniques I use in Photoshop to give my images a little visual-pop before I publish them.] What […]

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30 of the Most Important Photoshop Features and How to Use Them

Here are a few things you need to know about Photoshop.

Nate Dodson over at TutVid just put together one of the most comprehensive overviews of Photoshop’s key tools and features we’ve ever seen. 30 different to

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3 Video Tutorials – Portrait Retouching Tips Using Lightroom

Improve your portraits using Lightroom retouching techniques.

Many of our readers use Photoshop to edits portraits, but what if all you have is Lightroom? Or you don’t know Photoshop as well? You can certainly do most of your portrait retouching using Lightroom. Here are some video tutorials that walk you through a complete edit of one portrait from start to finish, using […]

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How to Publish Images Directly to Instagram From Lightroom

How to publish straight from Lightroom to Instagram.

On Instagram, and wish there was a way to get your images uploaded easily? There is! Try this plugin to publish images Directly to Instagram from LIghtroom.

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Corel AfterShot 3 Increases Artistic Photo Editing Options with ParticleShop Plugin – DigitalRev

With the every increasing number of enthusiast photographers churning out unparalleled images, professional photogs and artist photogs alike are scrambling to set apart their images from the likes of the former.

Along comes ParticleShop and Photo Brush to the rescue. Although photography purists will demonize these artistic plug-ins and relegate these tools as merely amateur photographers software tricks for improving images.

If you don’t subscribe to the idea that these plugins somehow cheat, you may find that setting up a photoshoot to incorporate the effects is more challenging and yield better results than you might expect.

Corel has released an all-new update to AfterShot 3 that will enable users to take advantage of ParticleShop’s groundbreaking Particle Brush technology.

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