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Sharpening makes photos look sharp

Sharpening makes photos look sharp

Digital photos straight out of the camera are always just a little bit soft. That’s why adding sharpening as the first part of your workflow is a must. It’s also the last thing to do before printing. Many digital cameras

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Adjusting skies and reflections with LuminarAI

Reflections are one of my favorite subjects. I’ll admit, though, I’m not one to do the whole sky replacement thing, especially when reflections are involved. But, it is fun to play and see what can be done with the improvements

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Creating reflections with LuminarAI SkyAI

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Made from 17 light frames by Starry Landscape Stacker 1.8.0.  Algorithm: Min Horizon Noise

How to prepare your photo for printing

I wanted to print a 16-by-24 inch color print of a finely detailed Milky Way photo through Xpozer. This was the first time I had printed such a detailed photo. Most people do not use printing or calibration software. Therefore,

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Sharpening makes photos look sharp

Sharpening makes photos look sharp

Digital photos straight out of the camera are always just a little bit soft. That’s why adding sharpening as the first part of your workflow is a must. It’s also the last thing to do before printing. Many digital cameras

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reflections

Adjusting skies and reflections with LuminarAI

Reflections are one of my favorite subjects. I’ll admit, though, I’m not one to do the whole sky replacement thing, especially when reflections are involved. But, it is fun to play and see what can be done with the improvements

Read More
Reflections Banner

Creating reflections with LuminarAI SkyAI

When a mermaid pops up on a rock, you have to grab your shot, even if the sunset’s not brilliant, right? Frequently a lot of planning can go into a shoot, but you can’t always rely on the weather. That’s

Read More
Made from 17 light frames by Starry Landscape Stacker 1.8.0.  Algorithm: Min Horizon Noise

How to prepare your photo for printing

I wanted to print a 16-by-24 inch color print of a finely detailed Milky Way photo through Xpozer. This was the first time I had printed such a detailed photo. Most people do not use printing or calibration software. Therefore,

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Creating a dramatic black and white landscape

There are several ways you can use post-processing techniques to create dramatic black and white landscapes. Here’s what I did. Here is the original image, which isn’t a bad image to use to create a dramatic black and white landscape.

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