Photoshop Secrets 17: 5 Ways To Color Correct Beautifully (Even Remove Strong Casts)

Article By Jimmy McIntyre Download JM Colour Action Download the free tools you saw in the video. In today's Photoshop Secrets, we will look at a number of very effective ways to remove even the strongest colour casts in Photoshop. These techniques are quick and easy. Three [...]

By | February 21st, 2016|Most Popular Tutorials, Photoshop Secrets|8 Comments

Quick Photoshop Secrets 16: Perfect Sharpening & Resize for the Web

Article By Jimmy McIntyre Download JM Sharpening Tools Download the free tools you saw in the video. In today's Photoshop tutorial, we look at how to resize and sharpen our photos so that they are beautifully sharp for the web. We use a tried-and-tested method for coming [...]

By | February 8th, 2016|Most Popular Tutorials, Photoshop Secrets|24 Comments

Quick Photoshop Secrets 15: Paint a Beautiful Sunset/Sunrise

Article By Jimmy McIntyre Carrying from last week's Light Bleeding tutorial, we look at another technique that will help us create a more impacting sunrise/sunset in Photoshop. We are literally painting colours into the sky. We do this on a new layer, with its Blend Mode set to Multiply and [...]

By | January 28th, 2016|Photoshop Secrets|4 Comments

Quick Photoshop Secrets 14: Light Bleeding For Warmer Images

Article By Jimmy McIntyre Light bleeding can work wonders for your images. It can help you add more vibrancy and warmth to your scene. There are many different ways to achieve a similar effect, but one thing we must keep in mind is that light bleeding is most effective when [...]

By | January 22nd, 2016|Photoshop Secrets|1 Comment

Quick Photoshop Secrets 13: Add Awesome Colours In Your Photos

Article By Jimmy McIntyre There are some great techniques for instantly adding interesting colours to your images in Photoshop. In this week's Photoshop Secrets, I show you a little method I stumbled across a couple of years ago which will add awesome colours to your photos, and make sure that [...]

By | January 7th, 2016|Photoshop Secrets|8 Comments

Photoshop Secrets 12: Awesome Frequency Separation for Landscape/Cityscape Photos

Article By Jimmy McIntyre Frequency separation is an immensely useful tool in Photoshop, which portrait photographs have been enjoying for a long time. But we can also use frequency separation to drastically clean up our images, giving our photos a beautiful finishing touch. In this video I show you how [...]

By | December 14th, 2015|Most Popular Tutorials, Photoshop Secrets|8 Comments

Quick Photoshop Secrets 11: (Luminosity Masks) Smoothly Blend Sunsets & Blue Hour Scenes

Article By Jimmy McIntyre One very impacting way of deepening the mood of our blue hour images, is blending in a sunrise/sunset from the same scene, at preferably the same focal length. There are many ways to blend these two exposures naturally, but luminosity masks are possibly the cleanest [...]

By | September 2nd, 2015|Luminosity Masks Tutorials, Photoshop Secrets|Comments Off on Quick Photoshop Secrets 11: (Luminosity Masks) Smoothly Blend Sunsets & Blue Hour Scenes

Quick Photoshop Secrets 10: Easily Restore Shadows & Highlights in a Single JPEG

Article By Jimmy McIntyre Although we are greatly limited in what we can do with a single JPEG file in terms of recovering highlights and shadows, there are ways in which we can rescue some images in Photoshop. In today's tutorial, I present one such way. However, I urge [...]

By | August 19th, 2015|Photoshop Secrets|Comments Off on Quick Photoshop Secrets 10: Easily Restore Shadows & Highlights in a Single JPEG

Quick Photoshop Secrets 9: Awesome Vignette For a Moodier Scene

Article By Jimmy McIntyre Today we are going to look at an amazing way to shift the entire balance of light in an image, which will deepen mood and push the viewers' eyes to our objects of interest. We will also see a fantastic little technique for reducing banding very quickly [...]

By | August 11th, 2015|Photoshop Secrets|3 Comments

Quick Photoshop Secrets 8: How To Digitally Blend a Single RAW file

A question I receive regularly is how can we digitally blend a single RAW file in Photoshop. For best results, we should always aim to work with multiple exposures. But, if for whatever reason you're left with just one exposure to work with, there are many ways that we can use that exposure in a [...]

By | August 4th, 2015|Digital Blending, Photoshop Secrets|7 Comments