Awesome Lightroom Landscape Technique We Tweak To Use On Portraits
Dec11

Awesome Lightroom Landscape Technique We Tweak To Use On Portraits

Happy Friday everybody! Here’s what up: When you’re lighting portraits, you want to draw the viewer’s eye using the light, and our eyes are draw to the brightest part of the image. In a portrait, that’s usually your subject’s face, and then the intensity of the light should gradually fall away (if you look at Joe McNally’s work, you’ll see many great examples of this technique — he lights like...

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Keeping Your Color Consistent Between Lightroom and Photoshop
Dec08

Keeping Your Color Consistent Between Lightroom and Photoshop

Just a quickie today on how to set your color preferences when taking an image over to Photoshop, so your color looks consistent between the two programs. :)

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Lightroom Multi-Photo Layout Video
Dec07

Lightroom Multi-Photo Layout Video

Here’s two quick videos: One on how to create a multi-photo layout in Lightroom, and the other is a behind-the-scenes of how I lit and shot the car (an Audi R8) I used in the layouts.

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The emotional impact of lines
Dec02

The emotional impact of lines

Here is another thoughtful discussion from Steve Gustafson about how lines can influence emotion in a photo.  Last time we discussed how your eye responds to lines. Since we know that your eye would rather follow a line then cross it, a photographer has some control on where a viewer looks in a photograph. Lines can guide a viewer to a specific subject or act as a divider in the frame of a photograph. Knowing someone’s eye will...

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Lightroom in Your Web Browser
Dec01

Lightroom in Your Web Browser

Can you imagine editing in a Web browser using the same sliders you do in the Develop Module? Adobe has, and it’s here now (if you choose to use it). Pretty fascinating stuff.

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Book Winners, Chicken Dinners, and Our Famous Cyber Monday Deal Finder
Nov30

Book Winners, Chicken Dinners, and Our Famous Cyber Monday Deal Finder

Book winners from my Friday giveaway, and an invitation to our 5-minute Cyber Monday deal watch (plus a link to our own Cyber Monday deals). Here’s the link just in case: http://kelbyone.com/cyberweek/

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