Learn how to edit photos non-destructively using Adjustment Layers, how to use use Layer Masks to hide and show parts of a layer, and learn the importance of saving your work as both a .PSD and a .JPG.
It can be hard to pump up the Colors in a photograph without making it look unnatural. In RGB mode, changing your Colors in Curves will also produce changes in Brightness and Exposure. To fix this, we can easily switch to LAB Mode.
Let’s explore some of the more powerful and precise editing tools that Lightroom has to offer! Learn how to apply adjustments to specific parts of a photo using the Graduated and Radial Filters, the Adjustment Brush, Range Masking, and more.
Add beautiful coloring to your photos with Gradient Maps in Photoshop! Learn how to use a Gradient Map to apply different colors to the highlights, midtones, and shadows of an image, and then use Blend If to protect skin tones and dial-in the perfect look.
Keyboard Shortcuts are designed to save you time when working in Photoshop, and in my experience there is no better way to work in Photoshop. If you are serious about working quickly in Photoshop, start learning your keyboard shortcuts today!
When uploading a new image as a social media banner, some areas will be covered by items like avatar photos and account information. Using a template will allow you to know exactly where these icons appear, allowing you to design around them.