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Here’s to the New Year! | SLR Writers Share Their 2015 Highlights & 2016 Goals
Most people spend time reflecting on what has past, looking forward to the New Year, and making plans to make the changes they promised themselves would be made last year. The writers at SLR Lounge are no different..
Learn to Grow your Photo Mojo with Honest and Constructive Critiques
As a photographer it is important to always be evolving and improving on your work, finding new techniques and creative ways to create compelling imagery. One of the best ways to grow your photography that doesn’t involve actually shooting is getting good honest critique from people whose opinions that you respect. I mean sure it feels great for your mother to tell you that you latest work looks amazing, but does that really help you grow? The answer is no, you grow from hearing what you did well and what you did not do so well –
Decrypting the Hue/Saturation-panel | Tuesdays With Lauri
In this week’s instalment of Tuesdays With Lauri we take a look at the Hue/Saturation-panel in Photoshop and learn how to use it in order to tweak the colour in our images. We even change the colour of the background to a totally different one. We also take a quick peek at the channel mixer, as dodging & burning with curves.
Comparing the Different View Modes in Lightroom 4
In this tutorial, we are going to talk about the four View Modes within the Library Module that can help you view and compare your images more effectively and efficiently. Each View mode serves a different purpose and function in your photographic workflow. Learn more on how to use the Grid, Loupe, Compare, and Survey.
How to Use Collections and Smart Collections in Lightroom 4
In this Lightroom 4 tutorial, we will go over the Collection Panel in the Library Module and how to use it to organize your images for further editing. Click on the link to learn about the differences between Collection and Smart Collection, as well as how to use them to be more productive in Lightroom 4.
Understanding the Navigator Panel and the Catalog Panel in Lightroom 4
In this episode, we are going to show how to use the Library Module’s Navigator and Catalog Panel in Lightroom 4. The Navigator helps you preview images while browsing through the Filmstrip, as well as quickly set your zoom. The Catalog Panel allows you to quickly organize your images by using the temporary collections.
How to Develop Your Creativity | Tuesdays with Lauri
As this is the first article in this series, I decided to kick-off with a topic that should be of interest to the majority of us: Creativity. It’s one of the biggest mysteries our humankind has ever tackled. It is amazing how some individuals are able to create new artistic, creative inventions and art pieces, while others just keep on doing the same things day in and day out. At a quick glance it almost seems like creativity is a gift that has been given to only a select few.