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Either it’s making simple corrections to contrast and exposure, or it’s applying more advanced techniques such as focus stacking or exposure blending, there’s little doubt that photo editing is an important part of a photographer’s workflow. The posts found on this page are made to teach you the post-processing skills that will help take your photography to the next level.

How to Blend Images Using Luminosity Masks in Photoshop

Though digital cameras are constantly improving Dynamic Range, they still struggle when dealing with scenes portraying extreme contrasts in tonal values. Scenarios where the...

An Introduction to Luminosity Masks

Have you mastered your camera and become curious about post-processing? Do you already know the basics of Adobe Photoshop want to explore advanced techniques...

A Comprehensive Introduction to Black and White Photography

A lot of photographers think of black and white as the classical form of photography but digital technology helps make black and white photography...

How to Create Sky Reflections in Luminar 4

The AI Sky Replacement Tool became the big talking point in the image editing world after Luminar 4's official release. Was it really possible...

How to Use AI Sky Replacement in Luminar 4

I’ll say this right off the bat: the AI Sky Replacement Tool in Luminar 4 has proven that automation and post-processing might work after...

8 Crucial Steps to Prepare Images for Printing

Seeing a finished image displayed online is always a nice feeling but actually holding a physical print gives a completely different type of satisfaction. It's...

Luminar 4 Review: A New Era of Photo Editing

Artificial Intelligence. One-click sky replacements. Smart adjustments. That's just some keywords to describe what you can expect from the new and completely rebuilt Luminar...

My Best Practices for Printing Drone Images

I have been a photographer since the 1970s and I have been a printer of my work from the beginning. In that era, a...

3 Effective Methods to Select and Apply Luminosity Masks

Luminosity Masks are considered an advanced technique but with a little bit of basic Photoshop knowledge, you'll be surprised to see just how easy...

The Orton Effect Explained

There are countless techniques and tools to make your image stand out but few have become as popular as the Orton Effect. The Orton Effect is...