Digital Velvia at the San Francisco Bay

My friend and customer T. Izak, an enthusiastic photographer, sent me this photo and the steps he took in Lightroom to get the results he was looking for. I found this very interesting and decided to share this Lightroom workflow with you. About The Photo T says he waited for a relatively clear day without [...]

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What’s Your Favorite Portrait?

My current Lightroom students, are a group of professional photographers, who tend to ask very good questions. As I was teaching them the first step to their “perfect image” – choosing the appropriate camera profile (of course ), they kept on asking for a comparison chart. They really wanted a place where PSKiss color develop [...]

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Black and White Magic

Converting a color photo to black and white is common task but a challenging one. On one hand you might want a “film style” look, on the other hand, you want to harness the digital image processing power of Lightroom. I would like to show you how to take advantage of them both, in this [...]

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Your personal touch with Cross Camera Color profiles

What about your Personal Touch? Over the years, every famous photographer developed his or hers unique “visual signature”, that small twist in the image which became their trademark. Most of them were very particular about dark room techniques, which allowed them to make sure that the image they presented, looked exactly as they wanted. Today, [...]

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On-Stage in Black and White

Our good friend and great on-stage photographer Guy Prives, has recently started using BlackMagic to convert his color photographs to black and white. We have to admit, he does it faster and easier we could have imagined: The original image Guy’s steps These are the steps Guy took in Lightroom 5. He was kind enough [...]

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1-Click Color Correction

I got a call from a good friend, complaining that he just can’t get the correct color from Lightroom. That seemed strange since the guy is using a brand new Canon EOS 1D-X with the best lenses Canon makes… Curiosity may have killed the cat, but never harmed any person, so I went to check [...]

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BlackMagic Workflow – 1

Make the best of your BlackMagic / by Y. Feliks Let me start with a short introduction – I am a photographer. Started many years ago with film cameras, negatives and darkrooms and now, use a DSLR camera. From the very beginning of my digital workflow, I tried to reproduce the “filmic” look of my [...]

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