How I Captured & Processed the Most Popular Portrait I’ve Ever Taken Jun01

How I Captured &...

I’m a 25-year-old amateur photographer. What I try to capture in most of my work is the way I’m feeling in that moment, that’s why I lean towards Low Key and portraits, and try to make some tests in the old “What would happen if I… (use this, place that, avoid this, etc.)” fashioned way....

East Point Shore (PEI) Apr18

East Point Shore (PE...

“I have a habit to go through the archives of my old photos in Lightroom to see if I can find or rediscover photos I missed originally or even rejected and see if I can revive them. This is one of those rejected and never published or even processed photos I took in the summer of 2008...

Portrait Processing in Lightroom Sep22

Portrait Processing ...

“When you are photographing someone who enjoys being in front of the camera, take advantage of it. This was a simple portrait to take and its strength comes from the model’s spirit, not fancy technique. I’ve worked with her before and know that she is good at creating different facial...

How To Shoot Dreamy Outdoor Portraits Jun05

How To Shoot Dreamy ...

Jake Olson is an award-winning, internationally-published portrait photographer and graphic artist from Blair, Nebraska. Jake began taking photographs two and a half years ago. In 2012, he started Jake Olson Studios and became a full-time portrait artist. He specializes in natural light and...

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...

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:...

Basic Enhancing Nov16

Basic Enhancing

“When I process photos I go through two main image processing software programs: Adobe Photoshop Lightroom 2 & Adobe Photoshop CS4. Lightroom is where I organize the images, pick the ones I want to use and do global RAW adjustments like white-balance and subtle tonal...

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...

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...