How to Photograph Fireworks

Photo by Cedric Letsch, Unsplash License Fireworks can result in beautiful photos, but the task of capturing fireworks in your own photos can be intimidating if you’ve never tried it. Thankfully, photographing fireworks isn’t as difficult as you might...

How to Create a Cinematic Effect in Photoshop

The cinematic look is really popular right now, and you can easily create a nice cinema-inspired look in Photoshop. In this tutorial we’ll cover the process of creating the effect, but if you want to get the cinematic look instantly without any manual work in Photoshop you can download a free action here, and we also have a set of 20 Cinema Photoshop Actions that can be purchased.

How to Create a Cinematic Effect in Photoshop

How to Create a Haze Effect in Photoshop

In a recent post we looked at the process of creating a haze effect in Lightroom. Well, Photoshop can also be used to create some really beautiful haze effects, so we’re going to cover that as well. In this tutorial we’ll add a purple or violet haze effect that looks great with many photos. If you don’t want to follow along with the tutorial you can download a Photoshop action to automatically create the effect for you, and we also have a set of 14 Haze Photoshop Actions that can be purchased.

How to Create a Haze Effect in Photoshop

How to Create a Nice Haze Effect in Lightroom

Haze can add a nice touch to outdoor photos, from nature photos to portraits. Recreating a hazy effect can easily be done in Lightroom or Photoshop. In this article we’ll go through the simple process of adding haze in Lightroom. Here is the sample photo that...

How to Create a Light Leak Effect in Lightroom

Light leaks, although sometimes unintentional, can add some character and intrigue to a photo. In many cases light leaks can be used to create a vintage feel. While light leaks are ideally captured in-camera, Lightroom also makes it possible to artificially add a light leak effect.

How to Create a Light Leak Effect in Lightroom

10 Common Lightroom Mistakes to Avoid

Lightroom is an incredibly powerful tool for photographers, but it can also be a little intimidating at first. You’ll get the most out of Lightroom when you are using it correctly and not making a few common mistakes. If you are new to Lightroom, or just looking to get ore out of it, take a look at these common mistakes to see if there are some things that you can fix.