Imaging Skills

Exposure tips for shooting snowdrops

In the video below, you’ll see how I rescue an overexposed highlight area on a snowdrop but this error is also best avoided at the shooting stage, if possible. To do this and get some great snowdrop s...

Photoshop: How to use the Sky Replacement tool

Discover how to use Photoshop 2021's new Sky Replacement command plus find out how to add your own selection of skies to the tool.

AJ’s favourite festive Lightroom Tips

In this epic Christmas tutorial I'm going to take you through some of my favourite Lightroom tips, those useful little time-saving things that I do every time I process an image, writes Andrew James.

Photoshop: Restore an old print

Discover how to remove blemishes from an old print you've scanned, so you can restore it to its former glory in Photoshop writes Jon Adams. In this video, we'll take a look at settings for your scann...

Lightroom: First look at the new Color Grading Panel

In this video I am going to take a first look at the new Color Grading option that has replaced Split Toning in the latest version of both Lightroom and Adobe Camera Raw, writes Andrew James. 

Photoshop: Create an autumnal abstract

In this Photoshop tutorial I'm going to blend several colourful and highly textured autumn leaf shots to create a multi-layered and highly coloured artwork that will look great printed, framed and hun...

Lightroom: Create a Contact sheet to email

Contact sheets can be really useful and in this video I’ll show you how to create one as a JPEG that you can email, as well as print, writes Andrew James.

Photoshop: Create Light Leaks

Turn back the clock on a photo, and in this video, find out how to get that retro vibe, complete with custom light leaks and a little dose of cross-processing, writes Jon Adams.

Lightroom: Speed up Local Adjustments

Here's a tip for those who use Adjustment Brushes and Grad Tools in Lightroom a lot that will help to speed up your workflow, writes Andrew James.