Lightroom adjustment brush

How to use the Lightroom adjustment brush tool to dodge and burn your colour shots

Dodging and burning was a standard darkroom technique for black and white photographers, but it works just as well on colour shots. ‘Dodging’ is where you lighten selected areas of the image and ‘burning’ is where you darken them. With … Continue reading How to use the Lightroom adjustment brush tool to dodge and burn your colour shots

Nik Software Silver Efex Pro edge burning

Use edge burning to enhance your composition in Silver Efex Pro 2

Burning in the edges of your pictures is a great way to enhance the composition because it improves the picture’s overall contrast and helps you concentrate attention on the picture’s focal point. The point is that converting your pictures to … Continue reading Use edge burning to enhance your composition in Silver Efex Pro 2