Basics Archive

Convert your Photos to Stunning Black and White Versions

Convert your Photos to Stunning Black and White Versions

So, you want to convert your photos to stunning black and white versions? If that’s true then you are in the right place. Photoshop offers a wide variety of tools for performing black and white conversions. Some are obvious – like the black and white adjustment layer – and others are more obscure.

Introduction to the Photoshop Toolbar (Part 2)

Introduction to the Photoshop Toolbar (Part 2)

Welcome to Photoshop Toolbar Part 2 (Part 2 of 3). In this tutorial we will take a look at the rest of the Photoshop Toolbar and get familiar with the various tools the program has to offer.

Photoshop Channels and Color

Photoshop Channels and Color

Before you can properly use Photoshop you have to understand digital color and how Photoshop deals with it.

Photoshop Selections (Part 1)

Photoshop Selections (Part 1)

Understanding Photoshop selection tools and how to the selection works is essential for a powerful Photoshop user.

Learn How to Improve your Photos using LAB Color Mode

Learn How to Improve your Photos using LAB Color Mode

Many of you may not be familiar with LAB color mode so I will share with you some quick but advanced techniques to color correct and improve your photos FAST. We could try to achieve the same results in RGB but it will take longer and may not yield the same great results as in LAB.