Lee Varis shares his photo experiences in Death Valley this past March 2012.
Lee Varis reviews the changes in Lightroom 4’s Develop module and how it affects the zone test of his Digital Zone System.
Lee Varis examines an advanced method of B&W tone control that blends channels to sculpt the image for a 3D effect.
Lee Varis takes you on a tour of the New York streets sets on Universal Studio’s backlot and examines the process of re-imagining the captured images to create something that transcends the original photographs…
Lee Varis examines the pleasures of photographing among the great rocks of Joshua Tree National Park.
This step-by-step video tutorial shows the application of the red channel in luminosity mode to lighten overly dark skin in Photoshop
Part of a live presentation I made for the Tucson Photography Meetup group, Feb. 26th, 2011. This tutorial goes over a B&W conversion technique using the grayscale channels and then shows how to apply that luminosity back over the original color image.
Wherein I discuss the issue of color vs tone in photography and come to an interesting conclusion.