One of the key features of this category is that the Photoshop and Lightroom tutorials allow you to download the images used in the demo so you can follow along. If you are downloading the Raw images for the Develop tutorials you will need to Import the image into your Lightroom Catalog.
These Tutorials are divided into three categories: Composite, Develop and Shoot
I would ask you not to publish or share the image without my permission or use it for commercial gain – thank you.
This fun project uses two of my own images combined with a texture I purchased from Adobe Stock. Double-Exposure is a very popular technique on social media and in commercial image making. This tutorial, however, seeks to explore a very important aspect of compositing workflows – Photoshop’s ability to hide black, grey or white makes some compositing […]
This Photoshop compositing project introduces you to a popular non-destructive compositing technique. It is used extensively in commercial advertising photography and is the same technique you see used in all of those ‘levitation’ images that are popular on social media. This is also a great technique to make the most of a single off-camera flash […]
This technique, which captures every single strand of hair, relies on you capturing an image of your subject on a background that gives you good tonal separation with the hair. This tutorial is NOT intended for changing the background behind a subject that you captured against a busy background and then decided you now want to use […]
This tutorial shows you how to leverage the power of graduated filters to balance exposure
Create a Dramatic Black & White Conversion in Adobe Lightroom
Format: HD Movie Duration: 17 Minutes Software: Adobe Lightroom Skill Level: Beginner to Intermediate This movie tutorial takes you through the steps to first optimise an image and then grade it using the Split Toning panel. This popular technique for adjusting the colour palette of the original image is used across […]
Create a dramatic 'Grung-Effect' images using a Smart Object workflow
Optimise the colour, tone and lighting to emulate a studio portrait
Develop: Editing Images with Extreme Contrast
This tutorial demonstrates how to edit an image for a dramatic final effect. The workflow explores all of the major tools available in the Develop module and will add essential skills to every photographer’s image editing tool bag.
Use the combined power of Lightroom and Photoshop CC to craft this grunge effect
In this tutorial I demonstrate the use of Graduated Filters in Lightroom to not only modify tone, but also colour temperature. As the subject brightness range (SBR) is not particularly high at the time of day that I captured theses images, I did not need to use a graduated filter in fron of the camera lens to prevent […]