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Fine tuning a landscape – Part Four

Cropping for composition I had three main reasons for wanting to crop the final image. Most importantly, I wanted to have the hedge as a lead-line from the bottom left of the final image to the Wreki ... Continue Reading

Posted in Blog, Post processing
on August 18, 2010

Replacing the sky in Photoshop CS5

In the age of digital photography one of the greatest tools available to the photographer is post-processing software. In some respects in can be argued that post processing in software is the digita ... Continue Reading

Posted in Blog, Images, Post processing
on August 16, 2010

Fine tuning a landscape – Part Three

Fixing the dynamic range As I said in the first post in this series, the first time I posted this image was based on a bit of ‘quick and dirty’ post processing – about five minutes for o ... Continue Reading

Posted in Blog, Post processing
on August 16, 2010

Norfolk coastal defence panorama

On our recent trip to Norfolk we went for an afternoon at Eccles beach. The Norfolk coast is one of the most vulnerable to erosion in the UK with the strong North to South currents in the North Sea ta ... Continue Reading

Posted in Blog, Images, Post processing
on August 15, 2010

Fine tuning a landscape – Part Two

Dealing with the Chromatic Aberrations Chromatic aberrations themselves are relatively easily to reduce or remove altogether in post-processing and I have detailed two different methods of dealing wit ... Continue Reading

Posted in Blog, Post processing
on August 15, 2010

Fine tuning a landscape – Part One

Earlier in the week I posted the picture below of a Shropshire landscape. Shropshire landscape picture. Click for larger image Overall, I am very happy with the composition of the picture for a number ... Continue Reading

Posted in Blog, Post processing
on August 14, 2010

More planets

Following posting my previous planets page Tim at evohosting (my super new web hosts) had a play with a couple of his own pictures using the tutorial I featured in my post. I love these – Tim ha ... Continue Reading

Posted in Blog, Fun stuff, Post processing
on July 21, 2010

Creating planets

Whenever I have the time to get out with the camera it seems to be hosing down with rain Don’t you just love the British weather? So inevitably I end up playing with Photoshop and trying out a ... Continue Reading

Posted in Blog, Fun stuff, Post processing
on July 13, 2010

Spot the difference

Over the years I’ve kind of worked my way around Photoshop – but wouldn’t profess to be an expert. Having a few minutes this morning before work I decided that I’d have a quick ... Continue Reading

Posted in Blog, Images, Post processing
on July 13, 2010