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Video Tutorials for Photography

Here are some tips from expert photography instructor Phil Steele on how to choose and use your tripod. It may seem simple but there are a few things you need to know to use it properly and effectively in order to protect your gear and take better photos.

In this review of Macphun Luminar image processing software, see what it can do and if it's for you or not. Whether you are new to processing or have had more experience with Lightroom, Photoshop or Aperture this may be just the thing to help you take your images to the next level.

Adobe Lightroom Presets

Video tutorial and tips for using Adobe Lightroom develop presets including: importing presets, applying them, creating new presets, and exporting them for sharing. Before and after photo examples, list of resources, and a special bonus.

To create great silhouette photographs there's a few things you'll need to know. In this 40 minute silhouette photography tutorial, Erika Thornes shares the 3 keys - angle of view, separation and exposure. Learn some of her other tips and tricks, and a even a few post processing techniques using Lightroom. This interview has great take away information so you can go do your own silhouettes right away!

A video tutorial on how to watermark photos in Photoshop and Lightroom. How to take your branding with your watermark to the next level and make it look elegant and subtle with a transparent overlay.

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