Lee Varis shares his April Mandala of the Month, and shows the individual images that make up the video
Lee shares a new photo-mandala, and launches a new series examining the creation of photo-mandalas with the Mandala of the Month.
Lee Varis reveals his landscape image enhancement workflow in a detailed step-by-step tutorial, starting in Lightroom, and finishing in Photoshop. Along the way you will learn about noise reduction in Lightroom, pre-adjustments in Lightroom, opening as Layers into Photoshop, building layer masks, using channel luminosity, increasing saturation in Lab, applying a channel to an empty layer in Photoshop, creating a B&W conversion using multiple channels, and doing split toning in Photoshop.
Eduardo Angel talks about the Panasonic GH4
Eduardo Angel talks about lighting for video, and the necessity of crafting a solid lighting plan…
Lee Varis goes through a complete glamour retouch in Photoshop in a 32 minute video step-by-step tutorial
Lee Varis examines three broad concepts for improving your portrait photography and shows how to apply the ideas in specific examples.
Lee Varis shares details about his new online Photoshop Course
Lee Varis presents the video for the new jazz album from Joseph Tawadros – Chameleons of the White Shadow
Lee Varis shares some tips for shooting video on a DSLR camera.
Lee Varis talks about his recent assignment in New York in jazz recording sessions with Joseph Tawadros
Lee Varis examines a technique for simulating film grain using noise in an Overlay layer.
Lee Varis examines masking and compositing in Photoshop CS5 with special emphasis on managing fine hair wisps using the Mask Panel and the Refine Edge dialog. He ends with a further refinement to color the hair edges to match the background color…
Lee Varis visits the current middle ages in lower San Diego County! See some medieval battle action and some portraits of participants. A spectacular panorama sunset closes the article…
Lee Varis examines a new Photoshop technique for ironing out skin defects while preserving fine skin texture using only one additional layer.
Lee Varis demonstrates a full beauty retouch in Photoshop covering a standard skin smoothing techniques as well as his signature “pixey dust” glamour highlight technique.