In this video I walk through a simple background replacement and skin retouch. In this video I used quick selection, masks and mask refinement as well as working with frequency separation and face shape removing blemishes and smoothing the skin at a large scale while leaving the natural pores and other defects. In Camera On White […]
The Capture One levels tool is simple and can have a profound effect on the quality of your photo. It allows you to set your black point and white point as well as allowing you to control the tonal balance of your photo. Check out our Capture One class. Understanding the Capture One Levels Tool […]
Say Mean Things #3 will be themed! This month’s theme is “Full Body Portraits.” Set a reminder and view: YouTube Live Critique. Critique begins at 6PM Central on Nov 3rd. View the live critique on YouTube: http://azlx.li/live (bookmark, subscribe, etc). Theme: Full Body Portraits Keep it PG-13. Anyone Can Submit Submit 1 or 2 Images […]
Josh and I catch up after a long summer. We’ve both stayed busy. Andrew went on a road trip to the Tetons for the eclipse and on to Banff for Emily’s wedding. We both helped and photographed Harvey cleanup efforts with KWCares (part of Keller Williams). Josh pushed farther on his Soaked project. Andrew continued […]
We critique your photos live on YouTube. Say Mean Things #2 was open themed and occurred on Sept 20th 2017.
We are in the final week before the eclipse. Many people are finding it impossible to get solar film. In addition, Amazon, most people’s go to source for pre-made filters and glasses, has started to recall many of those that were sold in the last month or two. Here are some solar film alternatives that […]
Planning on photographing the eclipse on August 21st? Your camera will need protection before and after totality. You can build a DIY solar filter to hold your solar film. Required DIY Solar Filter Supplies To make your solar filter holder, you’ll need: Solar Film – Available from Thousand Oaks Optics, Baader, and others. Foam Core […]
Guest Adrian Hernandez (Revelry Beauty) joins us on our photography vlog while we discuss lots of stuff including work life balance as a business owner. Photography Vlog Adrian Hernandez is an award winning hair and makeup professional in the Austin area. She’s also an author (Adrian Hale) and is now doing triathlons, because why not. […]