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How to Create Stunning Sunset Photos with Luminosity Masks

PictureCorrect Photography Tips In this tutorial, I will show you how you can create a natural yet stunning sunset photo with luminosity masks in Photoshop with two bracketed exposures! How to Create Stunning Sunset Photos with Luminosity Masks There is something magical about sunset that seems irresistible to snap a photo. No matter what genre of photography you do, you must have—or will at some point—take a photo of the sunset. Most of the sunset photos we see are either […]

Getting Started with Layer Masks in Photoshop a Beginners Tutorial

Digital Photography School Beginner Photoshop Users: do you need a lesson in using layer masks? We’ve got you covered with this one. Getting Started with Layer Masks in Photoshop a Beginners Tutorial Much of the power of Photoshop comes from its use of layers, which can best be thought of as transparency over your image. Layers have lots of benefits, like the fact that you can work on your image without affecting the pixels in the underlying image. But perhaps […]

How to Create Silky Split Toned Black and White Photos Using Luminosity Masks

Digital Photography School A technique for creating silky split toned Black and White images How to Create Silky Split Toned Black and White Photos Using Luminosity Masks In this slightly advanced tutorial, learn how you can use luminosity masks (and download a free PS Action to create them) to make silky smooth black and white images in Photoshop. Read More at Digital Photography School

Photojournalists Bringing Gas Masks and Kevlar to Republican Convention

PetaPixel Some photojournalists are prepping for the RNC like it’s a war zone. Photojournalists Bringing Gas Masks and Kevlar to Republican Convention Places where you may need to bring a kevlar jacket and gas mask as a photographer: a war zone, the middle of a violent uprising, and … the 2016 Republica Read More at PetaPixel

How to Use Layers and Masks in Photoshop to Add Text to Your Photos

Digital Photography School Tips for adding text to photos How to Use Layers and Masks in Photoshop to Add Text to Your Photos Here are two methods for how to add text to your images and make it more integrated with your image, not just sitting on top. Read More at Digital Photography School

Ten Shortcuts for Working With Layer Masks in Photoshop

Fstoppers Try out these great layer mask tricks. Ten Shortcuts for Working With Layer Masks in Photoshop Out of all the things you need to know how to work with in Photoshop, layer masks are one of the most fundamental and important. This awesome and quick video will show you ten shortcuts for working with layer masks in Photoshop. Read More at Fstoppers

Using Apply Image on Layer Masks in Photoshop

Fstoppers Don’t overlook this great technique. Using Apply Image on Layer Masks in Photoshop Layer masks are one of the most useful tools in Photoshop, allowing the user to apply adjustments to an image selectively. Masking, however, can be one of the most frustrating aspects of post-production, sometimes requiring lots of intricate work. One tool in Photoshop that can make your masking lif… Read More at Fstoppers

Beginners Tutorial: Using Photoshop’s Refine Edge Tool to Make Precise Masks & Selections (VIDEO)

Shutterbug Magazine All the basics you need. Beginners Tutorial: Using Photoshop’s Refine Edge Tool to Make Precise Masks & Selections (VIDEO) Just about everyone using Photoshop is familiar with making selections and masks while editing their images. In this basic tutorial from Ed Gregory you’ll learn how to use Photoshop’s Refine Edge tool to make those selections and masks more precise and specific. Read More at Shutterbug.com

How to Light Creepy Halloween Masks for Added Drama

Digital Photography School A spooky photography project for Halloween How to Light Creepy Halloween Masks for Added Drama It’s October again and that means Halloween is around the corner. This is good news for you as a photographer, Halloween is a visual holiday like no other. With all of the decorations, theme shaped food, Jack-o-lanterns and costumes you have more potential for photography than you can shake a selfie… Read More at Digital Photography School

Photoshop Basics: Learn a Simple Trick Using Layer Masks for Creative Effects (VIDEO)

Quck, simple, and effective! Photoshop Basics: Learn a Simple Trick Using Layer Masks for Creative Effects (VIDEO) Unmesh Dinda is one of our most popular Photoshop instructors, and in this basic tutorial he demonstrates how add creative effects to a photograph with a simple Photoshop Layer Mask trick. Link to the full Shutterbug Magazine Facebook post

Learn How to Create Dramatic Backlighting Effects with Photoshop Layer Masks (VIDEO)

Mimic this lighting effect with Photoshop. Learn How to Create Dramatic Backlighting Effects with Photoshop Layer Masks (VIDEO) Backlighting is a popular technique used by both studio and outdoor photographers when shooting portraits and other types of images. In the tutorial below, you’ll learn how to use Photoshop layer masks and filters to mimic this popular effect. Link to the full Shutterbug Magazine story