Category Tutorials

Simple Ways To Colourize a Black and White Image

I realize it has taken me a while to update this blog, but I finally have the last article in my short series on basic black and white techniques.  This article will explain how to add colour to a black and white image, should you think it might benefit from a “duotone” effect. I selected […]

Levels and Curves in Black and White Photography

In the last post, I showed the most basic techniques of converting a colour image into black and white in Photoshop Elements. In this post, I will take things further with the use of the Levels and Curves functions. If I take the doorway picture from the last post, we can see that it looks […]

Basic Black and White Techniques

I haven’t posted in a while, but that does not mean that I haven’t been doing any photography. I stuck to the plans laid out in my last post, and I’m here today to display the results. This post will be the first in a series of posts I plan to do on my experiments […]

Basic Experiment With Flash

Normally I don’t bother with off-camera flash.  I just rely on whatever light-source is available and adjust the white balance accordingly.  The flash on my Nikon D90 is normally way too harsh to use in most cases. However, I was recently lent a flashgun, a Sunpak PF30X, so I decided that now was a good […]