Saturday, August 8, 2020

Video: Ultimate Lightroom RAW

In this 45 minute section of the Video Tutorial: "ULTIMATE LIGHTROOM RAW" by acclaimed landscape photographer Mark Metternich, you will learn the absolute best way to capture sharpen (also known as "raw sharpening" or "input sharpening") in Lightroom (or Camera Raw) to maximize the quality detail inherent in your original Raw files. Mark also goes over critical, very common misinformation...

What’s The Role of Visualization In Black & White Landscape Photography?

Black & White Landscape Photography
There are two different aspects to developing a black and white landscape photo in Lightroom. One is craft, where you use Lightroom’s sliders and tools to convert a color landscape to black and white, push sliders around and apply local adjustments. Craft skills are easy to learn. The other is visualization. To understand what visualization is let me ask you what...

This is How You Create a Day-to-Night Timelapse

The chances are high that you've at some point seen a day-to-night timelapse and wondered how it's done. How is the photographer able to seamlessly capture a series of images as the light changes without this causing flickering in the final video? How do you adjust the settings as the sun goes down? All these questions (and more) are answered...

Edit Images in Less Than Two Minutes

Edit Images in Less Than Two Minutes
There are some instances where it's important to quickly edit images. Perhaps you're out traveling and want to keep your friends and family updated or you need to send an image to your client as quickly as possible, or maybe you just don't like spending time processing. Here's how you can edit images in less than two minutes without using Lightroom Presets. Adobe...

Create a Custom Vignette in Lightroom With this Easy-to-Follow Technique

vignette in lightroom
Adding a soft vignette to your images is often a great way to strengthen an already good composition and emphasize a particular subject by making it appear brighter than its surroundings. There are many ways to create one and you don't need an advanced software such as Adobe Photoshop to do so; it can easily be done in Lightroom....

Lightroom 101: Introduction

In this new beginners series we will be looking into the benefits of using Lightroom and the basic knowledge you need to process your landscape photography.

How to Optimize Images for Instagram

Optimize Images for Instagram
Instagram has become the go-to platform for photographers to market their work. It's not surprising as the image-sharing network has more than 600 million active users, making it the perfect platform to promote your art. Despite being a mobile photography platform, the majority of photographers use it to share their best images, which are normally captured with a DSLR. However,...

How to Create a Vignette in Lightroom

how to create vignette in Lightroom
Adding a vignette can be a powerful way to enhance both the mood and the composition of an image. By adjusting the light and selectively darkening certain areas of an image, you're able to guide the viewer's eye more easily through the image and towards the main subject. There are several ways to create...

5 Tips on How to Process Light in Landscape Photography

How to Work Light in Your Landscape Editing
You are into photography. This means you are a light chaser by definition. Because we all know: light makes or breaks a photograph. So how about working light purposely in post-production to create mood and interest in your images? Portrait photographers have an advantage over us landscapers because they set up their artificial light sources inside the studio to have...

Lightroom 101 – Part 4: Develop Module

Lightroom Develop Module
Do you feel that you master the camera but your images come out dull and don’t look impressive? That your technical skills are much better then what the image shows? Are you asking yourself why your images don't get the beautiful colors others show? Even though you photograph in perfect light, most of the time you need a final touch in...

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