Bilson Foster

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Infinite Color: I Created a Smart Color Grading Tool for Photoshop

Working as a retoucher, one of the hardest parts of my job wasn’t even the cleanup work that an image typically requires, it was the <i>color grading</i>. …

Tutorials

How to Use One of the Most Important & Most Powerful Tools in Photoshop: Curves (VIDEO)

Not too long ago we featured a helpful and easy-to-understand video from Nathaniel Dodson, aka Tutvid, on what he has called the most powerful and …

Tutorials

I tried 6 natural sleep supplements for my insomnia—here’s what worked for me

We’ve been told over and over again that a healthy night’s sleep is the key to being your best self. (That’s to say clear-headed, anxiety-free, and …

Overseas and Under Sheets: The 11 Steamiest International Movies on Netflix

Here are the steamiest non-American made movies Netflix has to offer.<p>Photos: IFC Films ; Illustration: Dillen Phelps<p><b>Love</b><br>Gaspar Noe's film may be the …

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Check Out the Insane Detail Captured by Canon's 120-Megapixel Sensor

Pretty much all modern cameras aside from a few Phase One bodies top out at about 50 megapixels. Canon has been working on a 120-megapixel sensor for …

How to Enlarge Photos Without Losing Detail in Photoshop CC 2018

With the new Adobe Photoshop CC 2018, a new image enlargement algorithm, “Preserve Details 2.0,” came as an improvement over the previous upsampling …

How to Create and Use Your Own Presets

If you haven’t taken the time to create presets for editing your photos, you need to. Here is a complete guide to creating and organizing your own …

Photoshop Tips: 5 Ways to Use the Clone Stamp Tool to Clean up Your Photographs (VIDEO)

We all have to clean up an image on occasion, whether it’s to get rid of a distracting background element, remove litter in the foreground of a …

Tutorials

Here Are 7 Ways to Fix Common Photo Mistakes in Lightroom (VIDEO)

Whether you’re new to Lightroom or a seasoned image-editing veteran, the following tutorial has something for you, with seven essential techniques …

Tutorials

12 Healthy Lunches Anyone on a Budget Can Make

A high grocery bill is one of the biggest concerns when it comes to eating healthy. You can shop the sales and make basic meals, but if you aren’t …

28 hidden iPhone tricks and tips you may not know about but definitely should

With so much technology surrounding Apple's iPhone models it is not surprising there are still tips and tricks that even the most experienced users …

IPhone 8

How to Edit Dramatic Portraits in Photoshop

Following his recent film showing you how Sean Tucker shot the Mentor Portraits project back in South Africa, this is a follow up tutorial showing …

Mastering Collections in Lightroom Classic: Part 2

While those pre-built collections in the Catalog panel (from last week) are all very useful in their own way there is another level of user-driven …

Tutorials

This Auto Bracketing Technique Delivers Perfectly Exposed Photos Every Time (VIDEO)

One way to make sure you nail a perfectly exposed image under difficult lighting conditions is to bracket shots by making what you think is a …

How to Brighten a Photo in Photoshop

Click the title of the article to read this post on Improve Photography, which includes all media files mentioned.Sometimes when we take photos, we …

Photography

How to Undo Random Spot Healing Brush Tool Corrections in Adobe Photoshop

Out of all the posts I write, I’d have to say that small tip posts are my favorite. I love learning these tips and I love sharing them with you. It’s …

How to Dodge and Burn Your Photos Using Gaussian Blur

Here’s a 5-minute tutorial by photography artist Antti Karppinen that shares a technique for effectively dodging and burning your photo using the …

Portrait Editing: Give Your Subjects Flawless Skin with This In-Depth Photoshop Tutorial (VIDEO)

Editing portrait photos can be a difficult task, even for the best of us. But in the in-depth video below, you’ll learn how to give subjects perfect …

Tutorials

Use Photoshop More Efficiently with These 10 Tricks for Working with Layer Masks (VIDEO)

Many of the image-editing tutorials we post involve working with layer masks in Photoshop. This quick video reveals 10 helpful shortcuts that enable …

The soulful images of India that made Henri Cartier-Bresson an icon

In 1948, the French photographer Henri Cartier-Bresson came to India.<p>His timing was perfect: the newly-independent country was at a critical moment in its history, and Cartier-Bresson had unparalleled access to many of its key political leaders, including Jawaharlal Nehru and even Mahatma Gandhi …

Henri Cartier-Bresson

Aperture Priority & Shutter Priority VS. Manual Exposure | Which do Pros Use?

It is a pretty strong stereotype among experienced photographers to always, <i>always, ALWAYS,</i> shoot in manual exposure, and justifiably so! However, …

Shutter Speed

7 health benefits of matcha you should know about

Matcha is still <i>everywhere</i>, but it's not (quite) the same as green tea. The ingredient undergoes a different farming process and comes in a powder instead of loose leaves, making it more concentrated.<p>Plain matcha provides plenty of health benefits (more on those below), but steer clear of dietary …

Using Apply Image on Layer Masks in Photoshop

Layer masks are one of the most useful tools in Photoshop, allowing the user to apply adjustments to an image selectively. Masking, however, can be …

Turn Your iPhone Into a DSLR Camera With This Device

While smartphone cameras have come a long way, there’s still no comparison when it comes to the manual feel of a good old DSLR. This attached camera …

Photo Editing: Using Photoshop’s Perspective Warp To Fix Distortion and Lens Errors

May 17, 2017<p>Wide angle lenses fit entire scenes, cityscapes, and structures into a single image — but the wider a lens gets, the more prone it is to …

Eight More (Of The 30) Photoshop Skills All Photographers, Retouchers Must Know

Composite image by DesignTAXI. Video screenshots via tutvid, Photoshop logo via Wikimedia Commons<p><b>In this third part</b> of tuvid’s four-part mini-course …

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Rumor: Nikon D820 Will Sport 45MP Sensor, Same AF System as D5

The Nikon D810 was announced almost three years ago now, and Nikon shooters are getting impatient for a replacement. But have no fear, Nikon …

How to Clean Your Camera Sensor: A Tutorial for Brave Souls

The idea of cleaning the sensor on your camera is a frightening prospect for many photographers, but it needn’t be. This 2-minute video will show you …

Apple Has Revealed The Secret Techniques Behind Taking The Perfect iPhone Photo

For most people (not us, we're brilliant), when it comes to taking photos on their iPhone, it's mostly a case of taking a hundred shots of the same …