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Photoshop Tutorial | Secret Tip For Nailing White Balance With Ease

Getting correct white balance has to be the absolute bane of my digital photography life. I just find it irritating that cameras don’t get this right …

Getting Rid of Over-Saturated Reds In Skin Tones Using Photoshop

Getting perfect skin tones can be quite time consuming and difficult. Because everyone's skin complexion is different, the corrections needed will be …

Ten Great Tips On Targeted Adjustments In Photoshop | Tim Grey

If you’re on this site, you’re likely a Lightroom user. You’re also probably a Photoshop user, but maybe to a lesser extent. While there are many …

How to Swap Heads in Photoshop

Why in the world would you want to swap out someone’s face??<p>Besides it being tons of fun, it can be extremely helpful in things like family …

Tutorials

Headshot Portrait Lighting on a Budget

Chances are, no matter what your specialty is, you’ve been asked to photograph headshots. Professionals from many industries use these images to …

Photography Tips

Photoshop Tutorials: Top 6 YouTube Channels to Watch

<b>“A lot of companies have tried to support designers by giving them “a seat at the table.” What this usually means in practice, however, is that a</b> …

Tutorials

Two Quick and Easy Photoshop Head-Swapping Techniques

Sometimes you get that photo that is almost perfect. If all it takes to make it great is a little head swap, well, today is your lucky day! I’m going …

How to Balance Flash and Ambient Light on Location

In this Adorama TV video Gavin Hoey takes you on location to learn how to balance flash and ambient light to create some stunning portraits in the …

Digital Photography

How to Work Less and Get More Done

The co-creator of the famed project-management system SCRUM outlines its 10 guiding principles.<p><i>In the book</i> SCRUM: The Art of Doing Twice the Work in Half the Time <i>(2014, Crown Business)</i>, <i>Jeff Sutherland discusses his unique management process, which has come to revolutionize the tech world. In the</i> …

Project Management

5 Things That Keep Us From Loving Others

Sometimes, when we hear the command to “love your neighbor,” we interpret that to simply mean we shouldn’t actively hate our neighbors. But loving …

David Foster

How To Photograph On A White Background Using Two Lights; Plus A Useful Bonus Editing Tip

Gavin Hoey explains how he keeps white backgrounds bright with two lights.<p>In the video tutorial below, Gavin Hoey tackles an issue many photographers …

How to Clean Backgrounds in Photoshop

Video: Build Your Own Diffusion Panel for Only $30

One of the most versatile tools any photographer can have in their arsenal is a diffusion panel. It can be used in both natural and artificial light …

How To Photograph And Light Real Estate At Dusk On A Budget

Last year we teamed up with Mike Kelley to produce the 7+ hour tutorial: How To Photograph Real Estate, Architecture and Interiors. We were fearful …

5 Blend Modes in Photoshop Every Photographer Should Know

Photographic compositing has been with us since the dawn of photography. The merging of two or more separate images into one is seen as a way of …

Tutorial: How to Quickly Fix Skin Redness Using the HSL Sliders in Photoshop

One problem almost all portrait photographers are going to run into at one point or another is skin redness. We’re human, there’s blood flowing …

20 Spurgeon Quotes That Show Why He Still Matters

Obviously, there’s no sure way to quantify any preacher’s impact, but the numbers for Charles Spurgeon are telling.<p>Known as the “Prince of …

Tutorial: Simple Butterfly Portrait Lighting Setup Yields Beautiful Results

Butterfly lighting is one of the oldest techniques for lighting a subject. Named for the butterfly-shaped shadow that forms underneath the subject’s …

450+ Free Photoshop Tutorials - Beginner to Advanced

Everything you need to know about Photoshop from Youtube's #1 Instructor. 450+ tutorials for any style and skill level photographer or retoucher.

Photoshop Tutorials

How to Change the Color of Anything in Photoshop

When changing the color of an object in Photoshop there are ways to change the base Color and the Highlight color, we go over each of those methods …

The Ultimate Guide to the Dodge & Burn Technique - Part 1: The Fundamentals

Dodge & Burn (D&B) is a technique that came to us from the darkroom days when luminosity values in a photo could be only manipulated by the duration …

Product Photography Tutorial: How to Get ‘Clinique’ Style Product Shots

When it comes to product photography, the smallest changes in lighting and setup can completely alter the final image, for better or worse. This …

iPhone vs Hasselblad: Are you still thinking about buying a new camera?

One of the photos below came from a Hasselblad camera and medium format digital back and another from an iPhone 5S. Which one?<p><b>Now, watch this …

A Thorough Video Guide to Using a GoPro with a Quadcopter

Back at the GoPro goodies again is none other than Mitch Bergsma, most recently featured on PetaPixel for his tip on how to stabilize hand-held GoPro …

6 Lighting Tutorials from Joe McNally

At the time of writing this post it is a gorgeous spring day and I have no doubt our readers are out shooting and enjoying it. If you have opted to …

The Secret Behind Levels Vs Curves In Photoshop - A Phlearn Video Tutorial

Video Tutorials

Sports Photography Video Tutorials That Cover 5 Different Sports

Sports photography brings with it a different set of challenges. You not only have to be on your toes for the duration of the game but also look out …

Lighting for a Headshot: a Simple and Inexpensive Technique

Two lights and a Reflector. That is all you need to create stunning headshots that will wow your clients and bring you new business. No need for huge …

42 Great Photos and Photography Links from the Last 7 Days

As another terrific week in the world of photography passes us by, Toad Hollow Photography has been focused on finding links to the best tutorials, …

Organizing Images in Lightroom 5

Lightroom