Are you in the the right space…?

Are you in the right space…?   Colour space that is.   Colour management is some thing that all serious photographers need to be aware of.  Put simply, colour management is a process that ensures consistency of colour appearance throughout your photographic workflow.  Important aspects of colour management are colour space and color model. Commonly used colour models are RGB, HSL and CMYK.  For the RGB color model, the color space can be visualised as a three dimensional object whose Continue reading

5 Time Saving Photoshop Tips

1. Photoshop is just plain intimidating for a lot of photographers, but if it can be a lot easier to master Photoshop if you approach it as a toolbox packed full of every tool you can imagine. If you try and use all those tools at once you’re gong to end up in a giant mess. But if you take it a bit slower and master each tool as you need it, you’ll not only find it easier, you’ll remember Continue reading

10 Photoshop Layers Shortcuts

Layers are a powerful feature of Photoshop that allow you to work on one part of an image without disturbing the rest of it. While the concept of layers may seem intimidating at first, once you get the hang of using layers you’ll wonder how you ever survived without them! The transparent parts of any layer, shown by the checkered grid, allow the layers beneath that layer to show through. You can show and hide each layer in an image Continue reading