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.

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

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.

How to cut out people like a professional using the Refine Edge tool

How to cut out people like a professional using the Refine Edge tool

Knowing how to cut out people can be one of the most challenging photo editing techniques you can learn. In this tutorial we show you how to cut out people in just six easy steps using the Refine Edge tool.

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.

How to apply digital makeup to your portraits

How to apply digital makeup to your portraits

In this quick photo editing tutorial we show you how to be a digital makeup artist and use Photoshop to enhance your portraits.

Panoramic photography tutorial: how to make your biggest-ever images

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In this panoramic photography tutorial we’ll show you how to stitch frames together to capture more of the scene.

Retro pictures: how to age photos to recreate wonderful analogue effects

Retro pictures: how to age photos to recreate wonderful analogue effects

Discover how to make stylish retro pictures with this simple workflow. In this tutorial we show you step-by-step how to age photos in your photo editing software to create on-trend images that recreate analogue effects.

The ideal Photoshop Elements workflow: how to streamline your photo editing

The ideal Photoshop Elements workflow: step 3

Discover how to set up the ideal photo editing workflow for Photoshop Elements. Our tutorial will show you how to import images into Elements, rate them and make several key first edits.