Camera filters: real (optical) vs fake (digital)

Camera filters: real (optical) vs fake (digital) nd grad

Do you still need to use filters on your camera lens or is it easy to recreate their effects in Lightroom and Photoshop?

How to enhance a sky to mimic a graduated neutral density filter

How to enhance a sky to mimic a graduated neutral density filter

In this advanced photo editing tutorial we’ll show you how to use an adjustment layer and the Gradient tool to mimic the effect of a graduated neutral density filter.