With the term photo manipulation we identify all the methods and techniques that are meant to transform and alter a photograph to achieve a desired result. Nowadays, we use the verb to photoshop, referencing Adobe’s Photoshop, the software program that allows the most convoluted and unbelievable edits. Trickery that can bend, transform or reinvent reality. […]
There is a great availability of photo editing software these days, both commercial and free or open source ones. The choice boils down to several factors, including quality, platform, cost, specific must-haves, personal alignment with the tool workflow. While it is practically impossible to explore and deeply review everything that is currently available, I will […]
Photo editing and manipulation is a desired (or necessary) skill for the vast majority of photographers, from amateurs to professionals. These skills go beyond the application of Instagram filters or Lightroom presets, entering the controversial world of photoshop-ing. If you want to learn what resources are there to learn to edit your photos, keep reading. […]
New in 2014, I am going to start publishing tutorials around different aspects of photography. I will begin with a series that will explain properties such as exposure, contrast, saturation, and how their manipulation affect an image. For these tutorials I will be using Adobe Lightroom 4, as that’s the software I use for my […]
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