Cold climates

When you are taking your camera into cold conditions, it will be wise to follow a few simple precautions to protect you and your gear. Feet One of the most important thing to protect! They are, after all, what is going to get you out of potential danger. You need to...

Night Photography 1 – secrets uncovered

Night Photography – secrets uncovered It was my love and obsession of capturing the Aurora Borealis, which uncovered a new passion… night photography. Click A secret landscape is unveiled to the night photographer, the seas turned to milk, the street light...

Layers and Masks 2 – Adjustment Layers

Layers and Masks 2 – Adjustment Layers Adjustment layers do just that, they allow you to make adjustments to your images in a stack of layers. This has two benefits to the way you might normally adjust a picture; You can go back and change any part of you...

Basic adjustments – Curves

Like layers, curve adjustments is a way of adjusting the brightness/ darkness levels in an image. The emphasis is put more on contrast and adjusting curves is a very smooth and sophisticated way of adjusting contrast. Open an image in photoshop and go to Image –...