Skip to content

post-processing

Is processing cheating?
"The camera cannot lie." Near the beginning of photography, this often said in magazines and elsewhere. But is it true?...
Taking a look at presets and parameters in Boris FX Optics
I recently did a brief overview of my first time playing with Boris FX Optics, and I must say it...
What? You don’t edit your photos?! A case for not editing your photos
“What? You don’t edit your photos?!” Only a biased photographer would say that. I think it's fine to not edit...
Mobile Mondays: Shooting and editing in Lightroom on my phone
I recently took it upon myself to not only use only my Samsung S9 mobile phone, but to also shoot...
Not every photographer needs Photoshop
What? You can’t possibly be serious? Or at a minimum you can’t possibly be a serious photographer without Photoshop, right?...
Creating that soft, dreamy, hazy look
Creating that soft dreamy almost hazy and ethereal look in Lightroom Classic and Luminar 4 isn't as difficult as you...
I edit your photos stuck at home, part one
I have developed a new personal project called “I edit your photos stuck at home” based on my post-processing workflow...
Webinar: Enhancing images with Artificial Intelligence, with Rich Harrington
With most of us stuck at home due to the Coronavirus outbreak, now’s a great time to dive into some...
Luminar 4.2 adds enhanced portrait tools, sky-based compositing
This morning, Skylum announced the latest update to its flagship Luminar software, version 4.2. This free update contains several enhancements...
Portrait Tips: Coach Carter says, “Reset your preset”
I had the privilege to attend a talk by Coach Carter the other day. You remember the movie with Samuel...

Is processing cheating?

“The camera cannot lie.” Near the beginning of photography, this often said in magazines and elsewhere. But is it true? And what role does processing take in this? What is purity? There is this almost purist sort of bent among

Read More

Not every photographer needs Photoshop

What? You can’t possibly be serious? Or at a minimum you can’t possibly be a serious photographer without Photoshop, right? Who says? Well, certainly not me. I’m part of a mentoring community that works with members to help them down

Read More

Creating that soft, dreamy, hazy look

Creating that soft dreamy almost hazy and ethereal look in Lightroom Classic and Luminar 4 isn’t as difficult as you might think. Sure, it is always best to capture in-camera, and I will look at a few fun ways to

Read More

Not every photographer needs Photoshop

What? You can’t possibly be serious? Or at a minimum you can’t possibly be a serious photographer without Photoshop, right? Who says? Well, certainly not me. I’m part of a mentoring community that works with members to help them down

Read More

Creating that soft, dreamy, hazy look

Creating that soft dreamy almost hazy and ethereal look in Lightroom Classic and Luminar 4 isn’t as difficult as you might think. Sure, it is always best to capture in-camera, and I will look at a few fun ways to

Read More

A first look at DxO PhotoLab 3.1

I was recently offered a copy of DxO PhotoLab 3 to try out for a review. I have always been an Adobe girl and use Lightroom Classic and Photoshop exclusively — well, that’s because that’s what everyone was using. I am

Read More

Perfecting your post-processing process

These days taking an image with a DSLR camera is usually only half the process — the rest of the magic happens in post-processing. It really does not matter what program you use. Camera Raw, Lightroom, Luminar, Affinity Photo and

Read More

Enter to win a new camera, an education bundle, plus much more!

It’s our birthday, and we want to celebrate with you! Check out our 21st birthday contest and enter to win a new camera, Drobo 8D, X-Rite calibration tools, Xpozer prints, Skylum software and more!

Plus, by entering you’re automatically eligible to win one of our monthly prizes. This month we’re giving away an educational bundle, with. courses from Joel Grimes and Serge Ramelli. You’ll also get a free one-year membership to ThinkTAP Learn!