The latest update to MacPhun Luminar is called Pluto and brings a selection of new tools including a new Golden Hour filter. If you want to know more about it, you can download the Luminar trial version. This filter is designed … Continue reading MacPhun Luminar Golden Hour filter
It’s all very well giving advice about how to achieve certain effects using this software or that software, but it always strikes me that no-one ever talks about WHY you should use a particular effect with a particular subject. Books … Continue reading Budapest parliament
Color Efex Pro, part of the Google Nik Collection, is a terrific plug-in with an amazing array of filter effects, each of which has its own controls. Some of them have uses which are obvious straight away, but some… well, … Continue reading Try Color Efex Pro 4’s Photo Styliser for a rich, warm landscape
I’ve got to be honest. I’m compiling a list of my top ten worst Color Efex Pro filters (yes, there are some duds in amongst the great ones), and the Sunlight filter was on it. But in a spirit of … Continue reading Add some sunlight with Color Efex Pro!
HDR Efex Pro isn’t just for special effects. It can enhance your images in much more straightforward ways, improving the tonal balance, sky detail and colour saturation. I like to use it on landscapes, where professionals can wait for hours … Continue reading Boost your landscapes with HDR Efex Pro