Articles tagged "software-technique"

Photoshop Gradient Tool: Blending Images
Photoshop's Gradient Tool can be used with layer masks for creating both tonal edits and photo composites. Photoshop instructor Jean Miele shows why this largely underused tool should be a part of every power-user’s repertoire.
The Lightroom catalog

As a database-driven app, Adobe Photoshop Lightroom requires you to import images before you can edit or organize them. Lightroom expert Martin evening explains the benefits of this approach.

Lightroom Photo Import

Pro photographer and Lightroom expert Martin Evening gives an overview of best practices when importing images into Lightroom 4. Learn how to make image management and organization more efficient and productive.

Photoshop CS6: Top 5 Features for Photographers
Adobe Photoshop has been around for 10 years, during which 13 major versions have been released. In this article, photographer and Photoshop expert Martin Evening takes you through his favorite photography-oriented features of the latest incarnation of Adobe Photoshop - Photoshop CS6.
Technique: Digital Photo Collages

Sometimes even the widest angle lens isn't wide enough to capture the scene in front of you. That's where photo collages come in. In this single-page technique article, Barney Britton explains how to shoot and create your own collages.

Extreme contrast edits in Lightroom 4 and ACR 7
Learn how the latest changes to the raw processing tools in Lightroom 4 and Adobe Camera Raw 7 can be used to make extreme image contrast adjustments.
Software Technique: Creating and Adding Textures

It's easy to create and add textures to images, creating a more painterly look that adds depth and dimension. Learn how painting with pixels can help you create some striking imagery.

It's all about the details

There are a variety of image editing tools to increase the appearance of detail in your image. Understanding how they work will allow you to choose the right tool for the job at hand.

Web Images
In this article we take a look at how to optimize your photographic images for the web.