Tony and Rachael are both exhibiting at this exhibition in Lyme Regis and on Sunday 24th August at 6pm Rachael is giving a talk, 'Where land meets sea': techniques, literature and inspiration. If you are in the area, do drop by and say hello!
One of the things we can teach you on our workshops is how to edit your images to match your own personal vision. It is always a good idea to have in mind the look you want to achieve before you start processing your image. In this video, Tony shows you a speeded up version of his workflow in editing an image with the purpose of achieving a painterly, rather than naturalistic, look. Using the magic of Lightroom, he converted a drab RAW file into something vibrant with impact. This is one approach to editing a file for a preconceived vision, here Tony's personal style. It's important to note that there's no right or wrong way, just your own personal creative approach. With f11 workshops, you will lean the tools to make your own vision a reality.
A popular monthly photography magazine recently ran a brief article with the header: ‘What does ‘bokeh’ actually mean?’ The magazine’s answer was: ‘Bokeh is the effect that’s created by blurred lights in out-of-focus areas’. This is not strictly correct, although a common misconception. ...continue reading
Here's a really quick and easy method of how to whiten teeth in Photoshop. I am sure you'll be impressed at the speed in which this can be accomplished. Take a look! ...continue reading
In some of my landscape images the sun looks rather like a star. A few people have asked me what filter I have used, either on camera or in processing, so I thought I’d take a post to explain a simple piece of aperture know-how. The sunburst/starburst effect is simply what you get when shooting small points of bright light using f16. No processing, or special filters required. ...continue reading
A short video made by Tony on how to correct a colour cast in your images using Photoshop.
Sometimes, especially when using a ND filter you often get a colour cast in the overall image. Tony runs through a quick and easy method of how to correct this in your own images. ...continue reading
On Sunday the 24th of August Rachael will talk on ‘Where land Meets Sea, techniques, literature and inspiration’