Non-destructive editing: how to use adjustment layers to fine-tune images

Non-destructive editing: how to use adjustment layers to fine-tune images

In this photo editing tutorial we’ll show you how to make non-destructive edits to your photos using versatile adjustment layers to selectively target and tweak the colours and tones of an image.

How to sharpen JPEG images: download our image and follow along!

Step-by-step how to sharpen your JPEG images: step 4

In this photo editing tutorial we’ll show you how to sharpen JPEG images to reveal delicate details without adding artefacts like haloes and noise.

Wedding portraits: how to shoot with confidence and get your best-ever images

Wedding portraits: how to shoot with confidence and get your best-ever images

In this wedding portraits tutorial we’ll show you how to shoot the Big Day with confidence and capture those magic moments with our top portrait photography techniques, plus fast Photoshop fixes to quickly make the most of your set of Raw images.

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How to enhance a sunset in Photoshop: download our start file and follow along

How to enhance a sunset in Adobe Camera Raw

In this photo editing tutorial we’ll show you how to use the Adobe Camera Raw editor’s sliders to target and boost the saturation of the sunrise colours, to help them look as vivid in print as they did in real life. We’ll also show you how to use the Vibrance slider to boost the weaker colours without oversaturating stronger ones.

Best monitor for photo editing: 10 top models tested and rated

Best monitor for photo editing: 10 top models tested and rated

What is the best monitor for photo editing? Colour-accurate monitors offer true-to-life reproduction of photographic images, but price and performance varies. We’ve tested four of the top models available to see which monitor is best for photographers.

Headshot tips: how to take (and retouch) a professional portrait

Headshot tips: how to take a professional portrait

Discover how to take a professional portrait with these expert headshot tips. Learn how to set up your camera to shoot head-and-shoulders portraits you can use for business or pleasure.

Autumn color: saturate golden tones more precisely with this simple workflow

Autumn color: better saturate those golden tones with this simple workflow

In this photo editing tutorial we’ll show you how to ditch the Hue/Saturation tool and use the Color Variations dialog feature to better saturate your autumn colors. Autumn is the perfect time of year to get out and about with your DSLR, with the changing colours of trees and other foliage making for wonderful landscape… Continue reading

Best photo editing plug-ins: 6 post-processing add-ons tested and rated

Best photo editing plug-ins: 6 post-processing add-ons tested and rated

Are you looking to take your post-processing that extra bit further? In our latest group test we take a look at six of the best photo editing plug-ins you can use to give you more options in the digital darkroom.

Try these posing, lighting & editing tricks for flattering portraits of mature subjects

Portrait photography ideas: try these lighting and editing tricks for flattering portraits of mature subjects

In this tutorial we’ll show you some clever portrait photography ideas you can try – from simple lighting tricks to clever Photoshop edits – to make a subject look their very best, whatever their age.