Thoughts on using processing techniques to enhance reality or alter moods. And ice. Lots and lots of ice.
Luminar workflow - do you start with a preset and let it go, or continue to add filters? Oh the choices. Here's one.
As I play with Luminar, I find some filters very useful not only for what they do primarily, but for how differently they can be applied or adjusted. Today I'm going to talk about the Color Contrast filter. This is what the developer website has to say about this filter - "Cycle through the color... Continue Reading →
Working with Luminar 2018 Filters - Microstructure is great for making moving water photos more dramatic, but wait, do I know how to use this?
Sorry about the huge image. WordPress is becoming a bit of a drag and I may have to change platforms. Top 5 Improvements I want NOW!! The option to place new filters on the top of the stack in the side panel instead of buried at the bottom which makes you have to scroll The... Continue Reading →
The first of a planned series of posts about my experience with Luminar 2018 after years of using Lightroom.
The winter sun never gets very high in the sky, but that means there are shadows everywhere for the observant photographer.
In the course of a day I look at hundreds of photographs. By participating in Google+, forums, flickr, 500px and other photo communities it's easy to do. One thing that has been getting my attention is that people don't seem to understand white balance and its importance. Mainly I notice it when there is water... Continue Reading →