A bit of everything with software

Playing around with various bits of software is one of the things I love doing.  Take this image for instance.. photographed at Riverside Marina at Lymington, I loved the image but it was bland. The sky was bland.. there was a post I didn't like and a sign on the wooden board.  So from Lightroom, … Continue reading A bit of everything with software

Boats at Dungeness

On a cold winter's morn, we set out for Dungeness to photograph the boats that sit on the shore. I liked the above image but it was too cluttered for me  What with the black box, little dinghy and the wooden and jump by the little dark blue boat. Lightroom was not going to remove … Continue reading Boats at Dungeness

The River Test at Mottisfont Abbey

The River Test runs through Mottisfont Abbey, and it is a beautiful walk.  If you are in Hampshire, definitely pay this place a visit.  Owned and maintained by the National Trust it is a pure gem. After doing some initial edits on the first image, I processed it further in Luminar 3. Once again when … Continue reading The River Test at Mottisfont Abbey

Channel Masks and an Autumn Photo

Today I watched a great tutorial from Matt Kloskowski and as a novice Photoshop user, I've never really played around with Channel Masks.  Well, to be honest, I didn't have much of a clue until I watched this video and what you could do with them. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nEgWjcUHUs0 So the image I used for this experiment … Continue reading Channel Masks and an Autumn Photo

Lens-Artists Photo Challenge #42 – Creativity

The lens-artists challenge set by Anne-Christine is called creativity.  You can be creative in your photography and also creative when editing an image and the software you use.   As I do all my initial edits in Lightroom Classic, I thought I would take this image and process it further in Luminar 3 What I … Continue reading Lens-Artists Photo Challenge #42 – Creativity

Luminar 3

Yesterday was the release of Luminar 3.. with its new Digital Asset Manager where you can now view a library element of all of your images. I love Luminar but I am afraid I won't be leaving Adobe Lightroom just yet.. simply because of the Watermark Feature offered by Adobe and because I can't upload … Continue reading Luminar 3