Tutorial file downloads for Photoshop School in Digital Camera 152

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Get start files for the June 2014 issue’s Photoshop Elements and DxO ViewPoint tutorials In Digital Camera 152, on sale on Friday 23 May, our Photoshop School section shows you how you can convert images to mono in Photoshop Elements, and explore lens-correction tool DxO ViewPoint. Both tutorials include start files to help you practise… Continue reading

Tutorial file downloads for Photoshop School in Digital Camera 151

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Get start files for the May 2014 issue’s Photoshop, Lightroom and DxO ViewPoint tutorials In Digital Camera 151, on sale on Friday 25 April, our Photoshop School section shows you how you can add motion blur to static subjects in Photoshop Elements; perfect your HDR images in Photoshop (pictured above); change the colours in your… Continue reading

5 digital camera features no photographer should be without

5 digital camera features no photographer should be without

Every digital camera has a plethora of different features and functions, but it can be bewildering to know which ones to use and when, so we’ve come-up with the five essential features that you need to master to help you get perfect results every time.

5 street photography projects every first-timer should try

Street photography: 5 projects every first-timer should try

Getting your camera out in public might seem daunting if you’ve never tried it before, but these five street photography projects will get you started right. Armed with our expert street photography tips, you’ll soon have the confidence to shoot everything from motion-blur abstracts to candid portraits of strangers.

EU ‘camera tax’ to hit photographers

21 Street photography tips from the pros

Crazy new EU plans could see every amateur photographer in the country hit with a punitive annual licence fee simply for owning a decent camera.

Tutorial file downloads for Photoshop School in Digital Camera 150

Get start files for the Spring 2014 issue’s Photoshop and Lightroom tutorials In Digital Camera 150, on sale on Friday 28 March, our Photoshop School section shows you how you can add light trails to low-light images in Photoshop Elements; combine shots with different shutter speeds in Photoshop (pictured above); and use the Histogram in… Continue reading

Tutorial file downloads for Photoshop School in Digital Camera 149

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Get start files for the April 2014 issue’s Photoshop and Lightroom tutorials

Electrify your portraits using Photoshop Elements

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Give your portrait a shot of electricity by creating glowing lines in Photoshop Elements.

Photoshop effects: how to make high-key portraits and film noir-style photos

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Using just one image, we’ll show you how you can create two different portraits that are the polar opposite in style.

Advanced sharpening tips for Photoshop: the perfect workflow for feathers and fur

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Sharpening and noise reduction are vital skills that come in handy for almost every image. In particular, images of feathers or fur like our bird here will benefit from extra crispness. In this tutorial, we’ll show you more advanced stages of a sharpening workflow.