Dan Leitch

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Quick and Easy Exposure Blend Technique

Exposure blending has become a regular tool in the digital darkroom for a lot of photographers. Exposure blending allows you to create an image of a …

Tutorials

A Beginner's Guide to Photoshop Blending Modes

Want to get better at Photoshop quickly? Master Photoshop blending modes to improve your photo editing skills immediately.<p>This great video from Serge …

How to Remove People From Complicated Images Automatically Using Photoshop

Beautiful places are of course something many of us want to photograph, but the problem is often that there are constantly people in the shot at such …

Smart Garage 101: Your guide to garage door gadgets

Garage Door

Wedding Photography Posing Guide

Whether you're a brand new wedding photographer that needs some guidance on wedding poses or you've been at it awhile and just need a little …

Photography

Memory cards are loaded with jargon—here's how to choose the right one

Figuring out what kind of storage you need for your phone, drone, or camera can be tricky.<p>Lots of gadgets, like TVs and cars, have exciting announcement events where companies point out impressive new features and stand-out specs. With memory cards, however, things are rarely that exciting.<p>Every …

Operating Systems

Remove Distracting Elements from Photos with These 3 Simple Photoshop Tricks (VIDEO)

A telephone pole emanating from a subject’s head is the classic example of a distracting element ruining an otherwise fine photo. But there are …

Tutorials

How to Replace a Sky With a Better One Using Photoshop

One of the most useful Photoshop skills you can have is the ability to convincingly replace the sky in an image. This great tutorial will show how to …

How to Create Amazing Videos With Your Drone - ExtremeTech

By on March 2, 2018 at 8:45 am<p>This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use.<p>Drones offer a simple and unique way …

The 2018 Trail Gear We're Most Excited About

At the Outdoor Retailer trade show last month, these seven standout hiking and trail running products caught my eye<p>Outdoor Retailer, the industry’s semi-annual tradeshow, showcases brands' latest and greatest gear. Most products on the floor in Denver last month will hit shelves in fall 2018, but …

Backpacking

Change the Color of a Car in Photoshop (Fast Easy)

Here is a quick and easy way to change the color of a car in Adobe Photoshop. Photographer Moe Zainal will also be showing you two cool effects that …

Photoshop Tips: Here’s How to Add Clouds & Enhance Colors for More Dramatic Landscape Photos (VIDEO)

One lesson all outdoor photographers learn is that there’s a big difference between a beautiful location and a great landscape photograph. That’s …

Forget HDR Software! Start Creating Natural, Clean HDRs With Digital Blending

A few years ago I ran an HDR photography magazine. I regularly tone mapped my images for years, using just about every HDR program out there. Yet, …

How to Build Steps Into Any Building

The simple and strong approach using IPE decking.<p>Well-designed steps create a great first impression, and when properly built, they will last for years. Popular Mechanics Senior Designer Michael Stillwell and his father Tony Stillwell recently designed and built steps into their barn, and shared …

How to Stack and Stitch Panoramas of the Stars: A Complete Guide

Here’s a 24-minute tutorial by photographer Ian Norman of Lonely Speck that looks at how you can stack and stitch panoramas of the night sky. Norman …

Ten Shortcuts for Working With Layer Masks in Photoshop

Out of all the things you need to know how to work with in Photoshop, layer masks are one of the most fundamental and important. This awesome and …

The Most Underrated Yet Powerful Tool Photoshop Has Hidden Away

For some reason, Photoshop has decided to bury one of its most powerful tools in a place few photographers would ever look. Here's how to find and …

Tutorials

My Favorite Gloves for Landscape Photography

Keeping my hands warm has been one of the bigger challenges during the last several winters but earlier this year I finally found a solution – and my …

Landscape Photography

Improving an already Beautiful Image with some Photoshop Effects

Rating:<p>5.00 based on 1 Rating<p>November 15, 2017 By Julian<p>Improving an already Beautiful Image with some Photoshop Effects www.sleeklens.com<p>Hi all …

Tutorials

Water Drop Photography: EVERY STEP from start to print

Type a quick search of ‘Water Drop’ or #waterdrop and you will quickly see just how popular this area of macro photography has become. Adam Karnacz …

How to Add a Nice Sunray Effect Using Photoshop

Nothing makes me forget that winter is just starting and I'm basically going to be uncomfortably cold for the next five months like a nice photo of …

Tutorials

Know Your Rights: Basics of Photographic Copyrights

At this point I have lost track how many times I have been given inaccurate counsel from other well-meaning people, such as, "Make sure you copyright …

Intellectual Property

This is How You Create a Day-to-Night Timelapse

The chances are high that you’ve at some point seen a day-to-night timelapse and wondered how it’s done. How is the photographer able to seamlessly …

Time-lapse Photography

Here’s a Simple Way to Use Photoshop’s Luminosity Masks & Bring out the Best in Your Photos (VIDEO)

Most Photoshop users have heard about the power of Luminosity Masks for bringing out the best in a photograph, yet some are afraid to try the …

Tutorials

How to Photograph the Milky Way (In Simple English)

When most people see images like the one above, they likely think "gee, that looks hard to do."<p>And though it takes a good amount of planning and …

Landscape Photography

Sharpening in Photoshop – The Complete Guide

Sharpening is one of those things in post-processing that makes a lot of people scratch their heads. There are multiple sharpen tools in Photoshop, …

Tutorials

Sky Replacement in Photoshop Without the Ugly Edges

When you replace the sky in your images, it can be extremely difficult to get the seams where the sky meets the foreground to look natural. More …

Tutorials

WARNING: This Simple Photoshop Compositing Trick May Blow Your Mind! (VIDEO)

Photoshop instructor Unmesh Dinda isn’t given to hyperbole. So when he says, “This flabbergasting Photoshop trick will blow your mind and change the …

Tutorials

Inverting Your Photo in Photoshop for Natural Color Correction

There are plenty of ways you can color correct an image, but here’s a technique you might not have learned before. this technique from In this …

Industrial Radiance: 10 DIY Edison Bulb Lights that Leave You Dazzled

They say fashion and design are cyclic with trends repeating themselves over time. It probably show how every generation tends to detest what the …

Interior Design