Photoshop Secrets 21: Create a Fake HDR Effect

Article By Jimmy McIntyre Today's tutorial is designed to show you how to quickly soften your shadows and highlights. I've called it a Fake HDR effect. It seems slow at first, but if you record an action, the process will be fairly instant. It's a nice little tool to have [...]

By |2019-11-01T17:13:08+00:00April 13th, 2016|Photoshop Secrets|2 Comments

Photoshop Secrets 20: Easily Remove Distortion (Perspective & Barrel)

This tutorial will teach you two techniques for correcting both barrel distortion and perspective distortion in Photoshop. The first method, which I use in most of my images, is quick, easy and uses the Distort function in Photoshop. I usually check Enable Lens Profile Corrections in Adobe Camera RAW before importing images into [...]

Photoshop Secrets 19: Create An Instant Perfect Luminosity Mask

Article By Jimmy McIntyre If you've been following my tutorials for a while, you'll know how powerful luminosity masks are. But did you know that you can create your own perfect luminosity mask in Photoshop, without complex actions? This tutorial will show you how to do just that. We will create a luminosity mask [...]

By |2019-11-01T17:13:08+00:00March 22nd, 2016|Photoshop Secrets|1 Comment

PS Secrets 18: How To Remove Noise But Keep Beautiful Details

Article By Jimmy McIntyre This week's tutorial is a superb technique for removing a great deal of noise from your image in Photoshop, without losing any details. If we are forced to shoot at a high ISO due to low light, we will probably end up with a lot of noise. [...]

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 of [...]

By |2019-11-01T17:13:09+00:00February 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 out [...]

By |2019-11-01T17:13:09+00:00February 8th, 2016|Most Popular Tutorials, Photoshop Secrets|24 Comments