Photography Tutorials for Photographers
Photography can be a complex undertaking if you want to produce quality images. And with a large and growing range of software on the market, it’s becoming increasingly complex. That’s where the Lenscraft website can help, by providing quality photography tutorials for those wanting to develop their photography skills.
Below you will find all the photography tutorials I have written, arranged in date order. I’ve developed these to help aspiring and experienced photographers improve their digital photography skills fast. I’ve also been careful not to assume prior knowledge and each tutorial is self-contained.
Photography Tutorial Topics
If you don’t want to spend time browsing through all the photography tutorials on Lenscraft, try the search feature. Click the magnifying glass to the right of the menu and enter the term you want to search for. Alternatively, why not visit one of the tutorial topic pages. You can choose from Adobe Photoshop, Adobe Lightroom, Affinity Photo and the Nik Collection.
All Photography Tutorials
Below you can browse through the varied Lenscraft Photography & Photo Editing Tutorials.
All tutorials are listed in published date order.
Mastering the Photoshop Smart Sharpen Filter In this article we look at mastering the Photoshop Smart Sharpen filter, answering questions like: Why use the Smart Sharpen filter? What do all the sharpening controls do? Where in my workflow does Smart...read more
Photoshop Image Sharpening Options There are lots of ways to sharpen an image in Photoshop. You’ll find some in the Filter menu but there are many other less obvious techniques to use like High Pass Sharpening. In this tutorial, we’re going to look at the...read more
Capture One Plugins and the Nik Collection Are you aware that Capture One now supports using Plugins? Phase One who develops Capture One introduced support for Plugins in version 12 of their software. Interestingly, it isn’t just the Pro version of Capture...read more
Easy Ways to Straighten an Image in Photoshop Like most tasks in Photoshop, there are several methods you can use to straighten an image. In this tutorial, we are going to look at three of the easiest. We will cover using the: Ruler Tool to draw and...read more
How to Add a Watermark in Photoshop In this tutorial, we look at how to add a watermark in Photoshop. This approach to adding a watermark works with any photograph or image and allows you to apply other special effects. In the tutorial we cover: Creating a...read more
How to Create Film Grain Texture in Photoshop Unlike Adobe Lightroom, Photoshop doesn't have an obvious grain filter you can use to simulate film grain. If you want to create film grain texture effects for your images, you need to know how. This tutorial explains how...read more
Organising Your Lightroom Presets Folder In this tutorial, we’re going to take a close look at the Lightroom Presets Folder. You will learn about: Where to find the Lightroom Presets Folder. How Lightroom Presets are Stored. The changes Adobe made in April 2018 to...read more
What are Lightroom Presets In this tutorial, we are going to answer the question "what are Lightroom Presets". But we're also going to look at: How to create your own Lightroom Presets, and What are the benefits of using Lightroom Presets To do this, we'll be using...read more
How to Use Photoshop Content Aware Scaling In this tutorial we’ll be looking at the Photoshop Content Aware Scaling tool to help you understand: How the tool works. When to use it, and importantly. What are the alternatives? We’ll be using Photoshop CC...read more
How to Resize an Image in Photoshop In this tutorial, we’re taking an in-depth look at how to resize an image in Photoshop. This is an area filled with confusion and misinformation which I’m aiming to clear up. In this tutorial you will learn about: Image...read more
Recommended ND Filters and ND Filter Strengths In this article, I look at the common problem of which Neutral Density filters to buy for landscape photography. Two questions crop up with regularity when it comes to choosing Neutral Density filters, or ND filters to...read more
Tips to Produce Your Best Landscape Photography In order to produce your best landscape photography, there are several things that need to come together. If you’re serious about landscape photography, it’s worth thinking about the following points or tips in a little...read more
How to use the Photoshop Clone Stamp Tool The Photoshop Clone Stamp Tool is one of the oldest repair tools in the Photoshop Tools Palette. Whilst Adobe has duplicated and improved many of its features in newer tools, it remains very valuable. In this tutorial, I will...read more
Removing Distractions with the Photoshop Patch Tool When you need to quickly remove a large object from a photograph, the Photoshop Patch Tool could be the solution. In this tutorial, I’m going to explain how you can use the Patch Tool. I’ll also be sharing a few tips...read more
Brilliant Repairs Using the Photoshop Healing Brush The Photoshop Healing Brush tools appear easy to use at first, and they are for simple repair jobs. But what about something more complex than removing a few sensor dust spots from a clear sky. Chances are that if...read more