Photo Editing


Portrait retouching using Photoshop

Retouching portraits in Photoshop

In our step by step guide, we show you how to retouch your portrait images using Photoshop…

Reducing colour noise

Reduce colour noise - step 1

In this article we give you step by step advice on how to convert images into a Lab colour space before reducing any unwanted colour noise…

How to shoot and edit using raw

switching from JPEG to RAW - beach

If you want to achieve the best results possible with your pictures, then it’s time to stop shooting JPEGs and switch to shooting in raw.. We explain why you should be shooting and eiting in raw…

How to convert a raw file with Adobe Camera Raw

creating a RAW conversion with Adobe camera RAW - step 1

Here we’ll show you how to make a basic raw conversion with Adobe Camera Raw, which is built into Photoshop and Photoshop Elements. If you’re using another raw converter, you’ll be able to transfer most of the controls covered here to your own converter…

How to remove tourists from your images

Removing tourists from your images: before and after

Fed up with tourists spoiling your holiday shots? Angela Nicholson explains how to get rid of them with a couple of simple techniques…

Adding catchlights to eyes

before and after catchlights

Adding catchlights to eyes can help brighten and lift them. Richard Sibley shows how a simple technique can add sparkle to a portrait…

Using Photoshop: Advanced image sharpening

Advanced image sharpening step 1

We show you how to use the High Pass filter for advanced sharpening in Photoshop. It’s particularly useful when dealing with images containing many edges, as it aims to define these while having little effect on low-frequency areas…