Time stack photography: how to shoot a sunrise sequence and composite the frames (download our free Photoshop action!)

Time stack photography: how to shoot a sunrise sequence and composite the frames

In this photo editing tutorial we’ll introduce you to time stack photography and show you how to shoot a sunrise sequence, then combine all the frames in Photoshop with an action to create heavenly skies!

Focus Stacking: how to extend depth of field in Photoshop

Focus Stacking: how to extend depth of field when shooting close up

Shooting anything up close requires incredible patience and extreme precision. If your close-up photography isn’t sharp then you’re not only wasting pictures, but you’ve wasted hours of your time. In this in-depth tutorial we’ll show you how to use one of the most amazing Photoshop effects macro and close-up photographers can use: focus stacking.

7 best colour controls in Photoshop (and how to use them)

7 best colour controls in Photoshop (and how to use them)

Whether you want to supercharge your colours or change them completely, find out how with our guide to the best colour controls in Photoshop.

Stitch photos together: how to make a montage in 9 easy steps

Stitch photos together: how to make a montage in 9 easy steps

In our latest photo editing tutorial we show you how to stitch photos together by learning how to apply a range of montage and colour effects in CameraRaw and Photoshop.

25 free triptych photo frames for Photoshop

Free triptych photo frames

Download these 25 free triptych photo frames and give a creative finish to your photos in Photoshop and Elements.

6 photos you should know how to make

How to add variety to your landscape portfolio: experiment with long exposures

While the popularity of some creative photography techniques rises and falls, others stand the test of time. Here are photos you should know how to make…

Creative flower photography: how to shift the focus using layer blending techniques

Creative flower photography: how to shift the focus using layer blending techniques

In this tutorial we show you how to get creative with your macro flower photography by adjusting the focus in three separate exposures, and blending the shots for a magical effect.

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.

Surreal portraits: how to shoot and combine images into a Dali-inspired selfie

Surreal portraits: how to shoot and combine images into a Dali-inspired selfie

Discover how to shoot and combine a series of frames to create a seamless mid-air self-portrait inspired by the master of surreal portraits, Salvador Dali.

Creative Photoshop ideas: how to merge portraits with graphics for fantastic effects

Creative Photoshop ideas: how to combine portraits with graphics for fantastic effects

In our latest Photoshop Elements tutorial we show you how to merge portraits with some of the free graphics that come with the software to make creative, surrealist images.