Dehaze tool – Great Photoshop Tools

Adobe has many great Photoshop tools, also available in Lightroom. One of my personal favourites is the fantastic dehaze tool. This is a relatively recent addition to the tool kit, but a very welcome one...

Exposing to the Right – The benefits

Overexposing your photos – Why would you do it? The first thing we all learn about photography is not to underexpose or overexpose our photos. Well of course that is very true, especially in the...

What makes a great photograph?

A Lucky Shot, or is it? What makes a great photograph? In my first ever article for Landscape Photography Magazine I discuss the secrets of how skill, experience and knowledge, plus a little bit of...

Focus Stacking – A Quick Tutorial

Focus Stacking – How it is done Have you ever wondered how you can extend your depth of field in an image beyond what the camera is capable of? Well there is a technique that...

Lens Flare – How to avoid it

Lens Flare occurs when shooting into the light One of the problems a photographer has to deal with when shooting into the light is lens flare. This often occurs when extremely bright light enters the...

Shutter Speed – What is it?

Shutter Speed (AKA – Exposure Time) What is shutter speed and how does it affect our photos? In this tutorial I’ll explain: Naturally, as our eyes are seeing constantly moving images, our retina is permanently...

How to avoid sharpening your skies

Have you ever used the photo sharpening tool in adobe photoshop and been frustrated because although it sharpened your mountains, or your buildings nicely, it also sharpened your sky and made it look awful as...