How to Select and Darken Sky like a Pro

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We often wish to darken the sky in a landscape photograph – only the sky. Sometimes, we can accomplish this by selecting the sky using a simple tool like the Magic Wand or the Quick Selection Tool and then with the sky selected, we merely use Levels or Curves to darken the selected area. Things get difficult however, if there are projections rising into the sky (like trees) and … [Read more...]

Image Editing – Part 3

Image Editing Part 3

In the February 2017 issue of Smart Photography, Rohinton Mehta will share with you, the basics of image editing. He will use Photoshop tools to process the following image. … [Read more...]

Image Editing – Part 2

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In the January 2017 issue of Smart Photography, Rohinton Mehta will share with you the basics of image editing. He will use Photoshop tools to process the following image. You can download the image and work step-by-step, using the guidelines mentioned in the article, to edit it. … [Read more...]

Photoshop Turns Twenty-Five

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On February 19, 2015, Adobe Photoshop, the iconic imaging software turned 25. Photoshop touches virtually all the inspirational imagery: logos, apps, fashion, films and so on. Photoshop continues to add innovative features their releases and new mobile apps that extend the power of Photoshop to iPhone, iPad and Android devices. “For 25 years, Photoshop has inspired artists a … [Read more...]