How to customize a template in Lightroom Print Module
Lightroom Print Module Part 2
In this article we are going to look at some basics on how to customize a template in Lightroom print module and create a unique look for your prints.
For Single Image/Contact Sheet layouts, you can modify the template using the controls in the Image Settings and Layout panels. For example, zoom to fill the photos in the cell, add a stroke border, and adjust margins and ...
Photoshop Layers tutorial
The Importance of Photoshop Layers
Photo Tip Friday February 27, 2015
Photoshop has many useful tools for editing and one of the most powerful and important tools to understand is “Photoshop Layers”.
In this tutorial I am going to show you one way, from hundreds of possible examples, of how Photoshop Layers can make your image editing easier and less time consuming.
For this tutorial I am going to use an example of a client who ...
Lightroom Smart Collections
Practical uses of Lightroom Smart Collections
Photo Tip Friday December 19, 2014
One of the most exciting features of Lightroom is its ability to help you organize your digital photos. Lightroom Smart Collections is a powerful tool for organizing images without duplicating them. There are two types of collections in Lightroom: Regular Collections and Smart Collections.
Lightroom Regular Collections:
Regular Collections are collections you populate with photos you choose to put in them. Images ...
Creating a Beautiful Photoshop Pencil Drawing
Photo Tip Friday, July 11, 2014
This week’s tutorial is about creating a beautiful Photoshop pencil drawing. There are times that you want to create something different or perhaps experiment with something new, stretching your artistic vision to the next level. Adobe Photoshop provides plenty of tools for you to explore digital art and extend your artistic vision to a new horizon.
Photoshop is not just about cleaning the image ...
Create a Film Strip in Photoshop
Photo Tip Friday June 13, 2014
Photoshop can be very confusing if you don’t understand the tools and their functions. Our next Photoshop Bootcamp is coming up in September – be sure to check the course description for more info on how you will discover the hidden power of some popular tools.
One of the most neglected features in Photoshop is the “Transform” option. In this Photoshop Tutorial I ...
How to create a digital backdrop in Photoshop Elements or CC
Photo Tip Friday February 21, 2014
We all know how important it is to shoot portraits against a nice backdrop. But we may not always have access to different colours or patterns for backdrops. Thanks to digital capture and editing processes, we can create our very own customized backdrop in Photoshop Elements or CC in no time. For those of you who haven’t yet worked out how ...
Lightroom Map Tutorial
Photo Tip Friday January 3, 2014
Happy New Year folks and let’s make 2014 a “Photo Organizing” year!
As a photographer I always use keywords and tagging for my images, two simple steps which makes finding images a breeze. You may have thousands of images in your hard drives and when you want to select some images for your projects, it can be time consuming to find the photos you are looking for. Key words and ...
Just a note to remind you that our Quick Portrait Editing Techniques class is coming up on the weekend. In this class, you will learn the most important areas to focus your attention, when editing a portrait. This class will also simplify and speed up your work flow, so that you get great results with minimal effort. Taking the photo is the first step, but editing your photo well will make it shine! (Thanks to Anita, from