The relations between Curves, Color and Magic from DIY Photography is an interesting article that starts by explaining how additive colour works and goes on to explain how to make use of this with the curves tool in Photoshop or other software to get the best from your images.
Photofocus are offering free copies of their new ebook Get Organized in Lightroom until 14 February 2016. If you use Lightroom, or plan to start using Lightroom, you’ll probably want to grab a copy. Find out how to get your own copy of the book
An article from Digital Photography School Since the first version was released over eight years ago, Lightroom has become the go-to software for many photographers, both hobbyist and professional. But if you’re new to Lightroom you may be wondering exactly what it does, what you would use it for, and how it differs from otherContinue reading “A Brief Introduction to Lightroom”
PetaPixel posted about an online archive of Leica Photography magazines dating back to 1949 and I thought these would interest many of our members, even if they haven’t been able to own a Leica camera. Read the article
Well known education site Lynda.com has created a special section of their web site celebrating the 25th anniversary of Photoshop. Click on the image below to visit it.
Laura Shoe blogged, For those new to Lightroom, naturally you want to understand how to save your work. You’ll notice that the File menu in the menu bar suspiciously does not have “File Save” and “File Save As …” options. The short answer is that as you work in Lightroom – adding keywords, stars, flagsContinue reading “How Do I Save My Lightroom Work?”
The Light Stalking blog published this article listing some free courses that might interest members. It begins, Most of us probably have full time jobs that don’t allow us to spend as much time learning about our beloved photography as we’d like. And, wouldn’t you much rather spend your money on a fast new lensContinue reading “Become A Better Photographer In Your Spare Time With These 5 Free Online Courses from Top Universities”
David Marcus presents a list of helpful tutorials on the Photodoto blog. He begins, In this article, I’d like to share with you up-to-date Lightroom tutorials to enhance your images. They will help you to take your Lightroom skills to the new heights! In this round-up, you’ll find tutorials on smoothing skin, creating vintage effects,Continue reading “25 Helpful & Free Lightroom Tutorials to Post-Process Like a Pro”
The Phoblographer posted this article that those members considering a move to mirrorless cameras might find useful. With so many options out there and camera manufacturers introducing new models all the time, it can be tough for someone to figure out what mirrorless camera they should get. It all begins not by saying to yourContinue reading “A Quick Introduction on How to Pick the Best Mirrorless Camera For You”
Jason Row explains why the curves tool is one of the most useful and important tools in Photoshop. Members that attend the black and white meetings will have seen that this tool is available elsewhere too; for example in FastStone Image Viewer, where we sometimes use it to try adjusting images as we view them.Continue reading “Why Curves is One of the Most Powerful Tools in Photoshop”