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Get a starting point with your travel photos in one click
Combining highlight and midtone adjustments
Exposure beyond the camera manual
Photography Marketing: Using Instagram stories and highlights for a mini-portfolio
Photography 101: How to read and understand a histogram
Portrait Tips: A Layered Workflow for Retouching
Quick Tip: Detailed Clipping Preview
Bringing Back the Depth of Grey Skies
HSL Panel – The Secret for Local Color Adjustments in Lightroom
Spot Metering: The Trick to Perfect Exposures
Using Shadows and Highlights Adjustments in Photoshop
Fixing Shadows and Highlights with Lightroom

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Quick Tip: Detailed Clipping Preview

If you want to set the white point and black point in your photos with precision, you’ll want to take advantage of the detailed clipping preview option in Lightroom. Go beyond the clipping display you can enable from the histogram,

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Bringing Back the Depth of Grey Skies

I just got back from an amazing trip to Ireland! We went everywhere from the Ring of Kerry to the Cliffs of Moher, capturing the beautiful landscapes. Along with foggy, grey skies. I’m used to crazy Michigan weather, but Ireland seems

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Spot Metering: The Trick to Perfect Exposures

We all have had experiences where the lighting isn’t perfect — either inside or outside. And we might think we need to boost our ISO, change our aperture or play around with exposure compensation. Often, there’s one simple switch you

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Using Shadows and Highlights Adjustments in Photoshop

When used effectively, Photoshop’s Shadows/Highlights sliders can help you transform your images. Learn how to use it in this tutorial form lynda.com. You’ll see that overblown skies and muddy shadows can be recovered (even from A JPEG file). This is

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Fixing Shadows and Highlights with Lightroom

Editors Note: The following is an excerpt from a new book called the Photofocus Guide: Develop Great Images in Lightroom. This book is almost done and well be giving away free copies soon to all our readers thanks to Mosaic.

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How to Fix an Underexposed or Overexposed Photo in Seconds

[blip.tv http://blip.tv/play/hocKg5P3dgI.x?p=1 width=”640″ height=”400″] Do you want to lift the shadows in your photos? Give me two minutes and I’ll show you the powerful Shadows Highlights Adjustment in Adobe Photoshop. In seconds you can fix exposure problems for just about

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Susan Liepa, passionate hobby photographer

This week we’re getting to know community member, Susan Liepa. Susan is from Orange County, California and enjoys many aspects of photography as you can see in her images. Haven’t joined the Photofocus Community yet? Sign up for free today!

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