Is editing your images cheating?

Is editing your images cheating?

Is editing your images cheating?   If you are a member of any online forums or Facebook groups, I’m pretty sure you have heard someone say,  “I like to get my settings exactly right so I don’t have to edit”. Well, I say good for them, if they are satisfied with...
How to make your own Presets and Actions

How to make your own Presets and Actions

How to make your own Presets & Actions    If you use Adobe Lightroom and Photoshop, you have the option of using presets (LR) and actions (PS). If you use them properly they can save you lots of time editing.   Photoshop Actions An Action is a recording...
Common Mistakes

Common Mistakes

 Common Mistakes       Centering your subject in all images Centering the subject in all your images isn’t great. It is fine in lots of situations like headshots, but not everything. I want you to think of the Rule of Thirds. The Rule of Thirds divides your...
Preparing your images for printing

Preparing your images for printing

Preparing your images for printing     Why is my image resolution too low for printing? When you upload your images to an online image lab you need to meet their minimum size requirement.  There are lots of different minimum sizes across all the print labs,...