1. B

    Is there any value of Unedited Photographs ?

    Hi All, I recently started photography and got a DSLR. I have been following a lot of channel on YouTube and forums like this about photography and realized that taking photo is just the tip of Iceberg, and you HAVE TO KNOW EDITING to make it presentable. I have no grudge with editing and...
  2. Carla Seals

    How did you start your family/child Photography business? Opinions on photos and pricing help.

    I've always loved photography and just buckled down to get my first camera! I purchased an entry level Nikon z5 and have the the 24mm-50mm lens kit, and also just purchased the 85mm 1.8 lens. I've watched video after video on how to improve my photos and on editing flow but I have found its just...
  3. Jeff15

    Straight from the camera

    I do basic editing to most of my pictures but I do not believe in composites.....
  4. P

    Walking Empty Streets At Changi Airport | Pandemic Outbreak Aftermath: Changi Airport Singapore Now

    Shot with a Huawel P30 Pro Walking the near empty streets at what used to be one of the world's busiest airport, Changi Airport in Singapore, amid the global health pandemic outbreak. This is what Changi Airport Singapore looks like now. Through the lens of a smartphone, the airport's final...
  5. T

    Choosing the right monitor for ~1000 USD

    Greetings everyone, I need your advice regarding what a 27 inch 4K monitor I should choose for ca 1000 USD. I'm planning to use it mostly for editing of photos/videos, so gaming is not considered at all. I think I won't go further than working in a sRGB, so first of all coverage of sRGB up to...
  6. M

    Looking for pro to design & set up Pro Photo Editing System

    (If wrong section, please let me know) I need a professional tech to advise, design, set up, and calibrate a high-end Windows photo editing desktop for me. I have no idea how or where to look for such a person. Used to do such things for myself, but age and disabilities are making it...
  7. T

    Which laptop will be best for editing photos and videos

    I am an enthusiast and professional photographer. I want to buy a laptop to edit my photos and videos and playing games in free time. Can anyone suggest the best laptop which I can buy? My budget for the laptop is Rs. 50000.
  8. alex_ethridge

    What computer should I get??

    Good morning from Southern Alabama! I have been editing my photos on a MAC book air for about a year now and have been pleased with quality, processing, and storage...but I still prefer a windows computer. I have been doing some heavy research on the Surface Pro (latest version) and cannot...
  9. birdbonkers84

    AI Clear VS DeNoise Topaz Labs

    Hey, I'm looking at getting Either AI Clear or DeNoise, but I don't really know which one would be best for Wildlife/Astro? Does anyone have any experience or examples with either of these? I've watched the introduction videos for both and they both look super. Thanks
  10. Fujidave

    HELP/ Capture One Pro 11

    Hi I am totally stumped what I am doing, so could do with some help. For the last few days each time I try to open a New Catalog in C1 this happens ( Photos enclosed ) I think I might be doing something wrong but don`t know what. @Ysarex 1 Photos show they are loading nicely. 2 Then they...
  11. G

    How do I remove the glare from the subject?

    Hi guys, I'm editing this image with Photoshop CS 6. I'm an amateur but I'm happy with what I've managed so far. I selected the subject, then inverted the selection, and used the gaussian blur filter to remove all the graininess. Now there's this glare around the subject I wish to remove, to...
  12. davidbeckphoto

    When to stop Photoshopping - where do you draw the line?

    When I do edit, I have a list of things I fix and a list of things that I think are too far. Everybody has different limits - what's on your lists? Here are some things from mine - agree or disagree? Fix: Spot blemishes Skin color issues (grey under eyes / redness) Stray hairs Weird wrinkles...
  13. S

    Suggestions for shooting balloons

    Hello All! My business sells balloon bouquets. I would like to take pictures of individual balloons, then edit them together using Photoshop (or similar) into bouquets. The problem I'm having is foil balloons are highly reflective and when they are arranged into a bouquet on photoshop, it...
  14. G

    Editing an image for different device screens?

    I edited the following image to my satisfaction in one notebook. As basically all images I edit, it's intended for the web so anyone can see it in any device that can browse the web and has a screen. I assumed the proper screen angle on my notebook when I worked on it, always unsure because all...
  15. T

    Editing Software & Simple Lens Question - Complete Beginner

    Good afternoon all and thank you very much for welcoming me into your community. I have just started out (2-3 months) with a Nikon D3300 purchased by my lovely wife as wedding present and I am thoroughly enjoying learning to take better pictures. I doubt it very much it will ever be a business...
  16. nicolasnico

    Postprocessing (feedback)

    hi everyone, Wanted to ask some feedback on the two version of this picture I took in Kyrgyzstan where I live. My favorite version is the second one, but would you see anything that should be changed in my post-processing? thank you!
  17. nicolasnico

    Lightroom: graduated filters

    hi everyone, in Lightroom, when you use the graduated filter, you can use that image overlay color that allows you to see where the effect is applied. Now, I could go to 'color' and add a color, then take it out. But I've heard there's another option to go back and forth to see with/without...
  18. nicolasnico

    Post-processing: looking for help!

    hi everyone, I'm working on some of my pictures (post-processing). And I'm struggling (getting lost with all the tools, not reaching a satisfying result...). I've posted some pictures on that forum and it's helpful. But would anyone be willing to discuss through the post-processing process...
  19. nicolasnico

    Post-processing: suggestion on that picture...

    hi, I have much to learn in post-processing (obviously?). Any advice on the here enclosed picture? (there is the initial version: too dark and not processed) and some attempts I've made on it with Lightroom 5.7.1. and Nik collection. Any advice? (One of the thing: there's this kind of halo in...
  20. snphoto2016

    editing trends

    Hey all! I'm wondering how you feel about using editing trends in your work. I personally don't like some of the over-saturated "glowy" presets out there but I know a lot of clients see that style and just have to have it. How do you balance your personal style with some of the style trends...