Category: Post Production

How to Correct Skin Tones in Lightroom (With Color Curves)

The post How to Correct Skin Tones in Lightroom (With Color Curves) appeared first on Digital Photography School. It was authored by Erin Peloquin. Lightroom gives you a million and one ways to complete most photo edits; after all, having options is important! No two photos are alike, so no two edits are alike either.…

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How to Create a Reflection in Photoshop (6 Easy Steps)

The post How to Create a Reflection in Photoshop (6 Easy Steps) appeared first on Digital Photography School. It was authored by Darlene Hildebrandt. Looking to create a realistic-looking reflection in Photoshop? Honestly, while using Photoshop to create a reflection might seem hard at first glance, it really isn’t. You just have to follow a…

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How to Edit Corporate Headshots in Lightroom

The post How to Edit Corporate Headshots in Lightroom appeared first on Digital Photography School. It was authored by Tim Sullivan. When it comes to making people look their best in corporate headshot photography, you should certainly start with lighting, exposure, and composition. However, even if you’re on top of your headshot photography game, there…

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How to Use HDR Merge in Lightroom: A Step-By-Step Guide

The post How to Use HDR Merge in Lightroom: A Step-By-Step Guide appeared first on Digital Photography School. It was authored by Andrew S. Gibson. HDR techniques are a great way to maintain plenty of detail in both the highlights and shadows of your photos, especially when dealing with high-contrast scenes (e.g., a landscape at…

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Is Shooting RAW+JPEG the Best of Both Worlds?

The post Is Shooting RAW+JPEG the Best of Both Worlds? appeared first on Digital Photography School. It was authored by Jim Hamel. For years, photographers have debated whether to shoot in RAW or JPEG. (Well, maybe “debate” is the wrong word. Usually, it’s a matter of more experienced photographers encouraging beginners to start shooting in…

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Tilt-Shift Photography: A Simple Introduction

The post Tilt-Shift Photography: A Simple Introduction appeared first on Digital Photography School. It was authored by Guest Contributor. Some photographers enjoy portraiture, where they can capture the essence of a person; others enjoy photographing action at a football game, or birds soaring through the air, or the intimate gaze shared by a newlywed couple.…

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How to Create a Vignette in Photoshop (A Quick Guide)

The post How to Create a Vignette in Photoshop (A Quick Guide) appeared first on Digital Photography School. It was authored by Megan Kennedy. This article was updated in March 2024 with contributions from Megan Kennedy and Jaymes Dempsey. Vignettes are a great way to add a bit of extra oomph to your images. They…

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How to Create an Orton Effect in Photoshop (Step-By-Step Guide)

The post How to Create an Orton Effect in Photoshop (Step-By-Step Guide) appeared first on Digital Photography School. It was authored by Adam Welch. Even if you’ve never heard of the Orton Effect, I can guarantee you’ve seen the technique used at some point. The Orton Effect was developed in the darkroom, but it successfully…

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How to Fix Overexposed Photos: A Comprehensive Guide

The post How to Fix Overexposed Photos: A Comprehensive Guide appeared first on Digital Photography School. It was authored by Ana Mireles. Are your files looking washed out? Do they have white areas that lack detail? Do they seem unpleasantly bright? If you answered “Yes!” to any of the above questions, your images might be…

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How to Create Your Own Lightroom Presets (Step By Step)

The post How to Create Your Own Lightroom Presets (Step By Step) appeared first on Digital Photography School. It was authored by Andrew S. Gibson. How can you create and save presets in Lightroom? In this article, I’m going to take you through the simple process, step by step. By the time you’re done, you’ll…

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