Raw format vs JPEG: how much can you REALLY recover in raw?

Raw format vs JPEG: how much can you REALLY recover in raw?

Raw format vs JPEG is a question that has long-haunted many photographers. We know the obvious benefits of shooting in raw format, but JPEGs also have their benefits.

In our latest photography cheat sheet we perform an exposure test of original JPEGs and processed raw files, which reveals just what raw can do… and what it can’t.

The perfect photo editor? Why Adobe Camera Raw is the only tool you need

The perfect photo editor? Why Adobe Camera Raw is the only tool you need

Adobe Camera Raw is now so good that we find we barely need to open images into Photoshop any more. Such is the depth of tools and commands on offer that you can perform almost every task you need to in Camera Raw.

In our latest Raw Tuesday tutorial we show you how to use Adobe Camera Raw to boost colours and details in different areas of your images.

Common problems with travel photos and how Camera Raw can help

Common problems with travel photos and how Camera Raw can help

In our latest Raw Tuesday tutorial on editing raw format files we explain how the Camera Raw editor in Photoshop Elements can help rescue your travel photos from some of the common mistakes photographers make.

How to edit landscapes: get extra detail from shadows, midtones and highlights

How to edit landscapes: get extra detail from shadows, midtones and highlights

In our latest Raw Tuesday tutorial we’ll show you how to make adjustments to your landscapes in Adobe Camera Raw to get a well-exposed shot with more detail in the shadows, mid tones and highlights.

How to process raw images the right way in Photoshop Elements

How to process raw images the right way in Photoshop Elements

In our latest Raw Tuesday tutorial on using raw format, we look specifically at Photoshop Elements and show you how to process raw images in Elements’ Adobe Camera Raw editor.

Raw Images: 10 things every beginner must know before ditching JPEG

Raw Images: 10 things every beginner must know before ditching JPEG

Raw format can be confusing, so our latest Raw Tuesday post offers a quick guide to help you get your head around shooting and editing raw images.

Camera Raw sharpening tools: how to restore fine detail and keep noise at bay

Camera Raw sharpening tools: how to restore delicate detail and keep noise at bay

In our latest Raw Tuesday series post on editing raw format images we explain a simple technique for using the Adobe Camera Raw sharpening tools. Find out how to preserve fine detail in your raw files while banishing noise.

Adobe Lightroom tutorial: 6 fundamental Develop module edits for your raw files

Adobe Lightroom tutorial: 6 fundamental Develop module edits for your raw files

Adobe Lightroom has quietly become one of the best photo editing software options for photographers thanks to its easy-to-use interface and extensive range of tools and controls. In our latest Raw Tuesday post, our Adobe Lightroom tutorial shows you how to use Lightroom’s Develop module for perfect edits.

Raw Processing Tips: 7 ways the Basic Panel can kick-start your photo editing

Raw Processing Tips: 7 ways the Basic Panel can kick-start your photo editing

In our latest Raw Tuesday post on raw processing we take a closer look at the Basic Panel in Photoshop and Adobe Lightroom and explain why it’s the best place to begin your photo editing.

Adobe Camera Raw: 8 tools that will save your raw files

Adobe Camera Raw: 8 tools that will save your raw files

Adobe Camera Raw is a powerful plug-in with which you can accomplish just about any of your photo editing needs. In this latest Raw Tuesday guide to editing raw files we’ll highlight 8 of the most important tools in Adobe Camera Raw for the uninitiated and explain how they can rescue an image.