Photoshop Elements: red eye removal in 4 simple steps

    | Photoshop Tutorials, Tutorials | 22/02/2012 16:33pm
    Red eye removal in Photoshop Elements

    Red eye has long been the bane of photographers. How many times have we photographed our friends and family in a variety of social scenarios, and the flash photography leaves our pictures of people looking like demons!

    Red-eye occurs when your camera uses a burst of flash to capture a decent exposure. In low-light conditions our pupils open wide so that we can see more clearly. This means that a sudden influx of light from the camera will illuminate the eyes’ interior, bouncing off the blood vessels on our retinas – and adding a sinister red glow to our subject’s eyes.

    Flash modes explained

    | Photography for Beginners | 08/12/2011 10:59am
    Flash modes explained

    Your SLR’s built-in flash is no match for a powerful, versatile flashgun, but
    it can still be surprisingly useful. Here’s how to get the best out of your flash…