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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 […]
This tutorial pack includes a 20-minute move tutorial, 10 page step-by-step PDF tutorial and all of the project images used in the tutorial. Mark Galer, tired of waiting for the clouds to make their appearance, decides to shepherd some of his own into this scene that has been afflicted with the ‘boring sky syndrome’. This […]
As Raw images are not processed by the camera it is essential to apply some ‘objective’ edits to optimise the image prior to creating our ‘subjective’ edits. These objective edits include setting a custom white balance (if one has not already been set in camera), setting the whites and blacks, applying the lens profile and setting our preferred sharpening settings.
File Format: HD Movie Duration: 45 Minutes Skill Level: Beginner to Movie Capture This movie tutorial is aimed at still photographers who own DSLR or Mirrorless cameras and would like to increase their skills in capturing high quality movie clips for their imaging projects. The tutorial covers the optimum camera settings for movie capture […]
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 […]
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 […]