Five Post-Processing Tips

Five Post-Processing Tips photo by Rawpixel via iStock More than ever before, photographers today have all kinds of tools at their disposal for getting the most out of their images. Indeed, post-processing is a crucial component of photography, but with so many different programs with so many different tools...

Photoshop Gradient Tool and How to Use It

Photoshop Gradient Tool and How to Use It Photo by trumzz via iStock Photoshop's gradient tool is simple to understand in that it creates a gradual blend of colors. That is, where the paint bucket tool applies the same color to the entire selection, the gradient tool applies multiple colors that transition from one to the...

How to Edit Drone Photos the Easy Way

How to Edit Drone Photos the Easy Way One of the best things about having a drone is that it is such a fun experience to fly. Better still, I love being able to take photos and videos from a perspective above it all. It reminds me of my younger days when I was a pilot and able to look at the world pass by below me. The worst part...

5 Signs You're Overediting Your Photos

5 Signs You're Overediting Your Photos Photo by GaudiLab via iStock Editing photos is easier today than ever before, thanks to a wide range of editing programs for our computers and apps for our phones. Whether you fancy using Photoshop or Lightroom, Luminar or On1, VSCO or Snapseed, you have extremely powerful tools right...

Now You Can Use AI to Edit Your Drone Photos

Now You Can Use AI to Edit Your Drone Photos We’re living in the future, folks. Not only are we able to fly our own cameras around attached to drones, but we can now use the power of artificial intelligence to improve the photos we take with said drones. Nice! That’s thanks to AirMagic, the latest product from Skylum, the very company...

How to Create Natural-Looking HDR Images

How to Create Natural-Looking HDR Images The advantage of HDR imagery is that you can create a single, beautifully-exposed image with bracketed exposures.  In the past, though, some HDR programs didn’t create images that were especially natural-looking. Artifacts like ghosting and halos, joined by heavy amounts of noise, were...

How to Easily Transform Your Photos in Lightroom

How to Easily Transform Your Photos in Lightroom Photo by Radek Grzybowski on Unsplash Creating beautiful, eye-catching photos is all about the details. If the details are spot-on, your photo will have that visual punch you’re looking for. However, if you don’t pay attention to the details, distracting elements can rule the...