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Photoshop: From Ho-hum to Wow!

You can use Photoshop to bring out the magic of photos that are muddy, soft, or blandly composed

1. Introduction (:50)

Table of Contents

  1. Introduction (:50) :50 FREE!
  2. Creative Cropping (4:51) 4:51 FREE!
  3. Radical Cropping (5:12) 5:12 FREE!
  4. LAB Color Fixes (5:29) 5:29 FREE!
  5. Adding Contrast (3:54) 3:54 FREE!
  6. Selective Sharpening (5:29) 5:29 FREE!
  7. Conclusion (:24) :24 FREE!

Video Details

You can use Photoshop to bring out the magic of photos that are muddy, soft, or blandly composed. Helen Bradley introduces techniques for photo enhancement such as upping color contrast with LAB color mode, making a pic more compelling through creative cropping, and employing highly selective sharpening for maximum detail control.

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Helen Bradley
Expatriate Australian photographer and digital photo editing columnist, Helen Bradley, has been working with Photoshop since version 6. Her articles on photography and Photoshop have appeared in magazines as diverse as Digital Camera UK, Megapixel.net, Digital Photography Buyers Guide, InformIT.com, Digital Camera Essentials, Digital Photo Effects, Better Digital Magazine, Australasian Camcorder Magazine, PC Update, PC User magazine and ecommerce-guide.com. Helen blogs at www.projectwoman.com/phototips.html