Category «Digital Photography Tips & Info»

More Sorting in Adobe Photoshop Lightrooom – Digital Photography Tip of the Week

Last week I talked about rating images in Adobe Photoshop Lightroom, and in the past also talked about using keywords. Both features can be used together to help find images within your collection. Lightroom still has more though.  Two other methods for sorting your images are use of color labels and of flags.  With color …

Rating Your Images in Adobe Lightroom – Digital Photography Tip of the Week

I’ve mentioned in a previous tip using keyword tagging within Adobe Photoshop Lightroom to help keep your photos organized. Another organization method in Lightroom is through the use of it’s rating feature.  You can assign a rating from 1-5 stars for each image that you create. Later, you can filter your images using those ratings, …

Photoshop CS3 Video-book

I’ve received a couple of emails from Andrei Doubrovski regarding his Photoshop Video Books: Andrei Doubrovski, a professional photo restoration artist and technician, has released version 6.0 of video-book “As Simple As Photoshop”. This course offers you an original method of a quick but total immersion into the Photoshop environment. Are you looking for Photoshop …

Photographing Flowers – Digital Photography Tip of the Week

The old saying is April showers bring May flowers. Today I offer a couple tips to help you capture the beauty in those flowers. 1. Try to avoid full sun. Shooting in full, midday sunlight will produce high contrast photos with distracting shadows. If you have to shoot in these conditions, try to use a …

Keyword Tagging in Adobe Lightroom – Digital Photography Tip of the Week

Today’s tip is another tip for Adobe Lightroom users. The third tip that I wrote dealt with organizing your images. Today’s tip is how Lightroom can help you with that. Using the Library Module in Lightroom, tagging images with keywords could not be any easier. With your thumbnails visible, select an image or a series …

Image Assistant 3.0 – comfortable and quick image processing

Several weeks ago I received this press release from ExtraLabs Software: The ExtraLabs Software company, a developer of software for creating RSS feeds, announced the new release of the Image Assistant graphic editor that has some new features improving the usability of the product. These new improvements take into account users’ most urgent needs. Image …

Flash to subject distance – Digital Photography Tip of the Week

This week’s tip is about controlling the brightness of your background when using your on camera flash. Controlling the brightness of your background relies on a little technical knowledge, the inverse square law. The brightness of the flash output is relative to the inverse square of the distance from the flash from the subject. Sounds …

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