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Venice Carnival - Ugo Cei Featured Image

12 Tips for Photographing the Carnival of Venice

I recently had the pleasure of visiting Venice again for the Carnival, a great festival where people like to dress up in elaborate costumes and wear masks in the streets. It is also a wonderful opportunity for photography, but can [...]

March 9, 2014 Tutorials
using masks in photoshop

Fight The Photoshop Frustration: Create Masks Using Channels

Simple Masking using Channels. This method illustrates the use of masks\selections which have been made from the image itself, not by using a brush or selection tool. We start in Lightroom, but it’s really Photoshop, any version, that does all [...]

March 1, 2014 Tutorials
keywords in Lightroom 5 tutorial

How To Use Keywords In Lightroom 5

Have you ever wondered why the Keyword Tool exists in Adobe Lightroom 5? Leigh Diprose from F Stop Lounge explains why keywords are so important plus you will learn different ways of adding keywords to your photos, as well as [...]

February 6, 2014 Tutorials, YouTube
DIY mobile video production

DIY Mobile Video Production

Want to promote their ideas, products, services events and brands online with video? Then grab your mobile phone or tablet. Luke has worked in video and multimedia production for over 10 years and during this time he’s seen a lot of [...]

January 31, 2014 Tutorials
Nick Rains Leica Akademie - Featured Image

Photoshop Edge Sharpening

Sharpening a photo taken at high IOS can often bring out any noise in the image, something to be avoided. By building a mask that limits the sharpening to edges only, you can sharpen the image in a much more [...]

January 19, 2014 Tutorials
Visualize sensor dust in Lightroom 5

How To Visualize Sensor Dust Using Lightroom 5

In this short video, F Stop Lounge contributor Ugo Cei demonstrates how to use a new feature of Adobe Lightroom 5 to easily see and remove all spots left by sensor dust on an image, even those that are normally [...]

January 8, 2014 Tutorials, YouTube

Portrait Lighting – The Hero Lighting

Sometimes all you need to do is change a few things in the studio to achieve a different look. You might remember my earlier article, 3 Lights Simple Setup where I explained a three-point lighting system, the final photos ended up being quite [...]

December 30, 2013 Creative Corner, Tutorials
Camera Settings for Christmas Day Featured Image

8 Camera Settings You Will Need To Check Before Christmas Day

My camera has too many buttons and I don’t know what they should be set to? Sound like you? Well fortunately I’m here to help you. With Christmas Day commencing tomorrow it’s time to dust the camera off, charge the [...]

December 24, 2013 Tutorials

FOCUS STACKING: Macro Photography Tutorial

In this video Andrew Newlun goes over a basic tutorial on how to use focus stacking to get sharper macro shots. Check out Newtography to see more from Andrew. Also, be sure to subscribe to the Newtography YouTube Channel. [...]

December 15, 2013 Tutorials, YouTube
smoke photography tutorial

Tutorial: Smoke Art Photography

A few F Stop Lounge contributors have collaborated to do “A Photo a Day” around the globe. Andrew Newlun picked up smoking to create one of his daily images. Watch as Andrew takes you through a basic tutorial on how to play [...]

December 10, 2013 Tutorials, YouTube