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May 1st, 2013

Time Lapse Basics Tutorial Video by Vincent Laforet

Posted By Christopher Robinson
Vincent Laforet Time Lapse Tutorial Basics
The explosive popularity of time lapse is coinciding with the introduction of a number of tools that enable us to make ever more dynamic time lapse movies. If you haven’t tried it, getting started in time lapse can be a little daunting. Once you’ve taken those first shaky steps, you’ll find that you progress very … 
February 15th, 2013

Exposure Blending in Photoshop CS6

Posted By Jay Goodrich
Pinyon Pine Colorado Sunset by Jay Goodrich
It’s not that often that I use exposure blending anymore because many of my clients want a single capture image. In addition though, Adobe’s Lightroom 4 software has such a robust RAW processing engine now, that I can usually get detail out of both my shadows and highlights if I expose in the proper area … 
December 13th, 2012

Diffraction and Focus Stacking Tutorial

Posted By Jay Goodrich
Diffraction and Focus Stacking Tutorial for Photoshop CS6 by Jay Goodrich
Here’s a little video that highlights how I overcome diffraction issues with today’s digital cameras and lenses by stacking multiple focal point images in Adobe Photoshop CS6 via Adobe Lightroom 4. 
March 30th, 2012

Capturing Motion.

Posted By Jerry Monkman
A kayaker plays in a hole in Tariffville Gorge on the Farmington
Last week I talked about varying your aperture to create different effects through depth of field. In a static landscape scene where nothing is moving, you can set your aperture, then use whatever shutter speed gives you a proper exposure (assuming you are using a tripod if your shutter speed is less than around 1/125 … 
June 24th, 2011

Working With Layers and Masks

Posted By Ian Plant
creative-digital-processing
(© Ian Plant) Digital image processing is an important skill these days (albeit oft-times overused), yet Photoshop remains something of a mystery to many digital photo enthusiasts. I’ve just released a new series of video tutorials that teach the fundamentals of raw conversion, working with layers and masks, image editing using adjustment layers, black & …