See how to combine Lightroom and Photoshop to create a dramatic black-and-white landscape photo. Photographer and long-time teacher Chris Orwig starts in Lightroom with a raw, full-color image, and uses the B&W panel and basic controls to convert it to black and white. The second half of the course takes place in Photoshop, where Chris uses its more sophisticated toolset to remove distractions, enhance contrast, and play up the natural elements in the background and foreground of the landscape.
An Online Photography Course for All Skill Levels Are you interested in learning the latest techniques in making your photos look beautiful? You will see how I set up my camera to take photos, how I compose the shot, and how I perform HDR processing and hundreds of other little tricks to make your photos look prettier.
Working in the freezing cold and intermittent snowfalls of Vermont's early winter, this painting demonstration is very much about painting, but it is also about how an intrepid landscape painter with a great sense of humor can not only survive Mother Nature's worst, but triumph with a first-rate painting. Special features include a gallery of Richard Schmid's landscapes.