This week I'm sharing a tip using ON1 Photo RAW! In the 2019 version you have the ability to add text to your photos, but sometimes it's fun to have something with more personalization. In this video, [...]
Sometimes photographing something small means you are stuck with whatever background happens to be there. But there is another way! In this video I show my trick to create macro nature photos with a simple, [...]
Keyboard shortcuts are an efficient way to speed up a workflow in any post-processing application. And the great thing is that once you learn them well they become second nature. In this video I share [...]
Learn how to use my FAVORITE—and most underrated—tool inside of Adobe® Lightroom®, the "Guided Upright" tool. This tool is perfect for helping align and level the straight lines in an image when the crop tool [...]
The curves adjustment is an extremely versatile tool when it comes to photo editing. In this video I show three different ways you can use curves using Adobe® Photoshop®: adding contrast, reducing contrast, and also [...]
In this video I walk through all of the steps to show how to create a macro focus-stacked image using Lightroom and Photoshop. I also show the focus-bracket menu settings for FUJIFILM users to set [...]
Lately I've seen several comments and videos from photographers discussing why pro and prime lenses are better than kit lenses. I won't discount these arguments, because in many cases they have valid points. However, kit [...]
Have you ever wanted to travel and leave the laptop at home? I did ... and it was great! I used Lightroom CC and the iPad Pro to import/edit my travel photos, and they even synced to Lr Classic when I got home. Read more to learn how to do this.
In this tutorial I demonstrate using the Blur Gallery in Adobe® Photoshop®, along with adjustment layers and blending modes, to add a "miniature effect" to your photographs. This technique works well with photos created from a [...]
Nicole S. Young is a professional photographer and published author whose love of photography and teaching has grown into an online photography business. Nicole is best known for her books on food photography, but is widely versed in a variety of photographic genres, including landscape, travel, lifestyle, and even underwater photography.