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My Photoshop CS6 Book on Sale For One Week Only For Just $10 (That’s 72% Off!)

My book publisher, Peachpit Press, has been running these “One Week Only Deals” on eBooks and this week they’re featuring the eBook version of my latest Photoshop book, “The Photoshop CS6 Book for Digital Photographers” … [Read more]

How to Create a Comic Illustration in Photoshop

Preview of Final Results Download the PSD Comic Illustration.zip | 15.36 MBDownload from Website Comic Illustration Photoshop Tutorial Tutorial Resources · Texture – Tofurious Step 1 First, I started off drawing my illustration on paper and … [Read more]

Turning your Image into a Fashionable Drawing

If you find your image / portrait is too normal, you can have a try to turn it into something fashionable. You can use Photoshop manipulation to change your hair and draw something special on your face plus little Photoshop effect to change the … [Read more]

Plastic Text Style

Before starting the tutorial, please download and install the BPreplay free font. 1. Open Photoshop and go to File > New. Set the name of the document to “Plastic”. Set a Width of 650 px, a Height of 1000 px, the Resolution to 72dpi, the Color … [Read more]

Abstract Photographic Art. Lightroom Color Grading

I took this amazing abstract shot through the glass at the Melbourne aquarium. I really love how bizarre these look. The main processing used in Lightroom was to shift the blue away from the bright sky blue background color. I wanted into a more … [Read more]

Leigh Boat Shed Landscape. Taken with a Nikon D3 processed in Lightroom.

I shot this image near Auckland in New Zealand, I really like the texture in the foreground. The textured surface was pulled out with Lightroom - I used a number of gradient filters to increase the contrast, clarity and exposure. CLICK HERE to learn … [Read more]

Sky Reflections : 14-24mm Wide Angle Shot

This shot was taken with the Nikon 14-24mm lens which really helped add some drama to the clouds and reflections. The processing was pretty basic, I found this lens seems to make the color more saturated than normal. The main adjustment I made in … [Read more]

Dynamic composition and lighting, shot with a Nikon D3 and processed with Lightroom 4

I recently had the pleasure of upgrading a few bits and pieces including Lightroom. I'm now using Lightroom 4 and loving it. I feel like the effects are rendering a lot smoother and the final out put is better quality. I took this shot at the … [Read more]

Bird in flight, shot with a Nikon D3 and processed with Lightroom 4

I shot this bird image from a cliff above Muriwai beach in Auckland New Zealand. I was quite proud of myself for actually getting it in focus! I used Lightroom 4 to enhance the background and color palette. The main processing used some of the new … [Read more]

Landscape textures taken with a Nikon 70-200 f2.8

CLICK HERE to learn more about Adobe Lightroom. To learn more about how I process images check out my Lightroom Tutorial and Lightroom Presets.CLICK HERE to learn more about Adobe Lightroom. To learn more about how I process images check out my … [Read more]

New Zealand Beach Scene, shot on Nikon D3 and processed on Lightroom 4

I really like the simplicity and horizontal structure of this image. I used the brush tool to increase the glow of the sun and added some negative clarity to soften the glow. There was a tenacity to over saturate this image but I decide to reduce the … [Read more]

Minimal Seascape

CLICK HERE to learn more about Adobe Lightroom. To learn more about how I process images check out my Lightroom Tutorial and Lightroom Presets.CLICK HERE to learn more about Adobe Lightroom. To learn more about how I process images check out my … [Read more]

Color in the Hand

CLICK HERE to learn more about Adobe Lightroom. To learn more about how I process images check out my Lightroom Tutorial and Lightroom Presets.CLICK HERE to learn more about Adobe Lightroom. To learn more about how I process images check out my … [Read more]

Grass Path

CLICK HERE to learn more about Adobe Lightroom. To learn more about how I process images check out my Lightroom Tutorial and Lightroom Presets.CLICK HERE to learn more about Adobe Lightroom. To learn more about how I process images check out my … [Read more]

Vintage Sunrise

I really love the vintage feel of this image, it was mainly due to the cool car that drove into the shot. CLICK HERE to learn more about Adobe Lightroom. To learn more about how I process images check out my Lightroom Tutorial and Lightroom … [Read more]

Landscape Sunset

CLICK HERE to learn more about Adobe Lightroom. To learn more about how I process images check out my Lightroom Tutorial and Lightroom Presets.CLICK HERE to learn more about Adobe Lightroom. To learn more about how I process images check out my … [Read more]

Tree Landscape

CLICK HERE to learn more about Adobe Lightroom. To learn more about how I process images check out my Lightroom Tutorial and Lightroom Presets.CLICK HERE to learn more about Adobe Lightroom. To learn more about how I process images check out my … [Read more]

Santorini Ocean

CLICK HERE to learn more about Adobe Lightroom. To learn more about how I process images check out my Lightroom Tutorial and Lightroom Presets.CLICK HERE to learn more about Adobe Lightroom. To learn more about how I process images check out my … [Read more]

Santorini Summer Portrait

CLICK HERE to learn more about Adobe Lightroom. To learn more about how I process images check out my Lightroom Tutorial and Lightroom Presets.CLICK HERE to learn more about Adobe Lightroom. To learn more about how I process images check out my … [Read more]

25 Days of Photographers’ Christmas

This time of year we always think about the fun of giving and getting, of resolutions and inspiration and of our great luck of being successful artists. This is a photo “advent” calendar of sorts to boost Christmas spirit. Check out our … [Read more]