Heart As Black As Night Sep19

Heart As Black As Ni...

If you are on Google+, then there is a good chance you have come across the wonderful work of Measie Elizabeth. She is not only very talented with the camera, but very imaginative and artistic in her post production as well. Measie’s self-portraits are amazing, her macro photography...

Restoring an Old Irr...

“This post is going to be a little different, but one I hope you will find both interesting and intriguing. Over the past three or four years, I’ve started receiving and accepting photo restoration jobs that I have come to enjoy more than I ever thought I would. In recent years, I’ve...

Blue – Before and After Fun Jan09

Blue – Before ...

“Thought my latest snowflake shot was a perfect candidate to show a before and after. First I shot this image using three macro extension tubes and Canon 55-250 mm lens. All of the editing was in Lightroom 4…” Photographer/Editor: Julie Jamieson ( G+ / Twitter / 500px / Web...

Lightroom Workflow – from Setup to Finished Sunrise Photo Dec01

Lightroom Workflow –...

“One of my favorite times of the day to photograph is sunrise. There’s just something about the peacefulness of being up before the sun, before most of the human world, that allows me to clear my head. Sunrise photos have always been high on the list of fan favorites and I know that...

Professional Photogr...

“In this tutorial, we’ll take an in-depth look at restoring an old torn photograph. Restoring old family photos is something that you can do for your relatives and bring tears to their eyes, and yes this is a service you can offer to clients as well. Let’s take a look at a professional...

B&W San Diego Apr01

B&W San Diego

“Downtown San Diego California Black & White Edit This is #2 out of 3 images which were my fav pics of the evening shoot. Hope you guys like this B&W edit, cheers.” Editor/Photographer: Javier Pantoja ( G+ ) Tutorial locations:...

Reflections Oct27

Reflections

“This is a photo I had originally taken 1/22/11, a day or so after a fairly large storm rumbled through Dallas.  I was in the park adjacent to Whiterock Lake here in Dallas and spotted a grouping of trees standing in a low spot which had been temporarily flooded.”...

Landscape Layers Oct22

Landscape Layers

“The image above was shot in Oman near sunset and I have received a number of requests to explain how it was shot and processed. I hope this post helps you understand the process I used so it may be of service to you. Starting at the start, I got lucky. This image is not too far off...

Color Boost Oct20

Color Boost

“Color-Boost Your Images – Turn good shots into great-looking photos just by boosting their color. It takes just a few steps to make colors really pop off the screen.” Editor: Pixelmator Staff Tutorial: http://www.pixelmator.com/tutorials/color-boost/ NOTE: Pixelmator is Mac...

Male Portrait Retouch In 7 Steps Sep27

Male Portrait Retouc...

“Last week I posted a ‘High Speed’ video showing the 7 Steps involved in a recent male portrait retouch, so carrying on from that today I thought I’d do a ‘walk through’ so that you can see a breakdown of what was involved rather than have it rush past your eyes at Mach 3”...

Shoot And Edit Seattle Skyline Sep14

Shoot And Edit Seatt...

“We have been having some glorious weather in Seattle as of late and I knew it would be ending soon. Sunrise always interests me but it tends to somehow get placed very early in the day most of the time. This collides with my desire to sleep. But not last week! I vowed to wake up early...

How To Reduce Noise In Your Close-Up Photos Sep07

How To Reduce Noise ...

“In close-up photography, you often use fast shutter speeds to help battle the wind or freeze the action of your subject (such as a butterfly feeding on a flower). To get these faster shutter speeds without sacrificing your desired depth of field, your only option is to use higher ISOs...