To keep, or not to keep

October 21, 2009

This tutorial has been moved to http://www.digidiversity.co.uk/2009/10/to-keep-or-not-to-keep/

There are 2 areas I want to cover here.

• My workflow from start to finish

• Do I really want to delete that shot?

What shots do you delete? Do you shoot Jpeg and keep them all? Do you shoot RAW, save just the keepers in RAW and Jpeg the rest? Do you keep all the RAWs? Do you delete all your out of focus and badly exposed shots but keep the rest?…….

Texture / Layer blending

September 22, 2009

This tutorial has been moved to http://www.digidiversity.co.uk/2009/09/texture-layer-blending/

blending 11

Texture blending is when you use the layer blending modes to give an image or part of an image a texture. In this tutorial I will show you how to create the above image to give a person a stony/cracked appearance…….

This tutorial has been moved to http://www.digidiversity.co.uk/2009/09/chromatic-aberration-and-purple-fringing-ca-pf/

Chromatic Aberration and Purple Fringing are a common problem in cameras with anything but high class lenses. It is very common on fixed lens cameras of all kinds as well. Some will get rid of it on the JPEGs for you with in camera software but if you shoot RAW then this doesn’t help you. CA and PF are both fair ugly and take something away from an image…….