High Dynamic Range Without that HDR Look

By Joseph Eckert. HDR, or High Dynamic Range, photography has become something of a pariah in many photographic circles. Some photographers continue to use HDR to great effect; some continue to (accor... See full article

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Andrea Mosaic Review

I first used a mosaic application back in 1999 when, as editor of Australian Digital Camera magazine, I constructed an issue’s front cover. The cover showed my (then) 14 year old daughter, holdi... See full article

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How to Harness the Power of Your Scroll Wheel in Lightroom

In Lightroom, using the scroll wheel on your mouse has some distinct advantages over using other methods for adjusting sliders. It might take a little getting used to but when you see just what it can... See full article

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A Guide to Create Eye Catching Composite Images

A Guest Post by Tom Di Maggio from Tom Di Maggio Photography. My use of composite pictures has been drastically increasing in the last few months. It started with locations that got cancelled due to u... See full article

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Post Processing Meerkat Photo with Anette Mossbacher

In this guest post guest photographer Anette Mossbacher talks us through how she processed one of her Meerkat images. Open image in Camera RAW Adjust camera lens to your camera brand and lens, in Lens... See full article

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7 Cool Photoshop Layer Tricks

When youre using layers in Photoshop for photo editing and composting you can speed up the process of working with them if you know these cool layer tricks. 1. Unlock the Background You will alread... See full article

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Smart Object Action Keeps Your Filters Editable

A Guest Post by David Salahi from The Photo Performance I use Nik Software filters in Photoshop a lot but when I first started using them I would often find that after applying a filter I would later ... See full article

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Lightroom 4 Cropping Tool in Complete Detail

Introduction This tutorial has been transcribed from the SLR LoungeLightroom 4 Workshop on DVD, a 14 hour Lightroom 4 A – Z guide with over 130 tutorials for mastering Lightroom from start to ... See full article

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How to Create a HTML web gallery in Lightroom

With the increasing popularity of the iPad and iPhone it’s no longer appropriate for most of us to create Flash based web galleries they just can’t be easily viewed on these devices. I... See full article

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Advanced Portrait Retouch on a Male Subject in Lightroom 4 Part 3 of 3

Introduction This tutorial has been transcribed from the SLR LoungeLightroom 4 Workshop on DVD, a 14 hour Lightroom 4 A – Z guide with over 130 tutorials for mastering Lightroom from start to ... See full article

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Advanced Portrait Retouch on a Male Subject in Lightroom 4 Part 2 of 3

Introduction This tutorial has been transcribed from the SLR LoungeLightroom 4 Workshop on DVD, a 14 hour Lightroom 4 A – Z guide with over 130 tutorials for mastering Lightroom from start to ... See full article

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Photoshop Tips for Great Tropical Photos

Hawaii is known for idyllic landscapes and pristine beaches, but sometimes your photos don’t capture what’s right in front of you. This photo was taken with a less than desirable camera ... See full article

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Understanding the Lightroom Catalog and File Management System

The SLR Lounge Lightroom 4 DVD This tutorial has been transcribed from the SLR Lounge Lightrom 4 DVD, a 14 hour A – Z video tutorial guide on mastering Lightroom 4 including over 6 hours of deve... See full article

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Thats a Photoshop!

A Post by George Maciver from the Highlands of Scotland Photography Thats a Photoshop! she cried, and left the group. The photograph in question had been popped, but that was all. Well, I did... See full article

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Consistency in Post Production

I was looking through a session from 2010 last night and was stunned to see that I often made the mistake I now preach against: inconsistency. I wrote last month about the importance of consistency in... See full article

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Customizing Panel End Marks in Lightroom 4 (or LR3)

Introduction This tutorial has been transcribed from theSLR Lounge Adobe Lightroom 4 DVD Guide, a 14 hour DVD featuring over 130 tutorials for mastering Lightroom. If you own your own studio, or are... See full article

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23 Cool New Features in Adobe Photoshop CS6

This week Adobe announced a new version of Photoshop – CS6 which is now available for download as a free beta test for a limited time. There’s been loads of posts this week with details of... See full article

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Creating Quality Slideshows

All those photos you have on your harddrive, what are you doing with them? Are they sitting there and then up on a website? Maybe a share on Facebook or Google+? Have you ever thought of presenting yo... See full article

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What Are Burning And Dodging And How They Can Help Your Photos

When teaching modern digital photography I often forget those new to the general art of photography might not be familiar with classic terms and techniques and I need to take a step back. This post is... See full article

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iPad style Apps come to Photoshop At last!

If you envy your friends their iPhone Instagram app and their iPad grunge photo editing apps then PSKiss has the solution. PSKiss recently released its PSKiss Photogram which is the first ever (at lea... See full article

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How Photoshop Makes us all Paranoid

What I learned very quick in my starting activity as a freelance-photographer is that, all work be damned, you have exceedingly little control over your assignment-flow. Sure, you can make a great web... See full article

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The Benefits Of Adjustment Tool White Balance In Lightroom 4

While the official version of Lightroom 4 is not out yet, I feel comfortable pointing out one change that is sure to make it in the final product; the ability to change white balance while using the G... See full article

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Edit and Create on the Go with Adobe Photoshop Touch for iPad

On Monday, Adobe launched its Photoshop Touch application for the iPad. This long sought after app runs on the iPad 2, and not on the iPad 1, and it requires that you have iOS 5 installed. The app cos... See full article

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How to Create Impossible Images: Erik Johansson

Got a spare 6 minutes? Here’s photographers Erik Johansson presenting at TED about his ‘Impossible Photography’. Erik combines photos together to create surreal yet realistic images.... See full article

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Use Lightroom Presets in Adobe Camera RAW

If youre like me, you have some presets that youve created in Lightroom that you would like to use in Adobe Camera Raw. Unfortunately the format of the preset files in each program is different ... See full article

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