Soft Pastel Effect in Photoshop is a Popular Tutorial: Check It Out

One of the more popular tutorials on our blog is How to Create a Soft Pastel Effect in Lightroom. After publishing that tutorial we received some requests to write a tutorial for a similar effect in Photoshop, so that is what we will be looking at today. The effect that we will be creating is not the same as the one in Lightroom, but it is a similar soft color effect with a pastel tone.


From Lightroom to Photoshop: How to Quickly and Expertly Change the Photo Editing Environment

Lightroom and Photoshop are both excellent tools, but they each have strengths and weaknesses. Even if you typically use Lightroom to organize and process your photos it is likely that there will be times when you want or need to use Photoshop with one of your images. Fortunately, moving between the two is pretty simple once you know how it works.


Create a Pinhole-Inspired Effect in Lightroom

Pinhole cameras can be fun to experiment with, and you can even make one yourself. Another option is to create a pinhole-like effect in Lightroom, and in this tutorial we will be doing just that. The settings we will be using in this tutorial come from one of the presets in our set of Pinhole Lightroom Presets, so if you like the look be sure to check out those presets.

Categories: Lightroom | Tips and Tricks

Introduction to the HSL Settings in Lightroom

Lightroom’s Develop Module gives us plenty of tools and settings to work with the colors of a photo, and none may be more powerful than the HSL settings. Although the HSL sliders allow for plenty of potential, they are often overlooked. If you’re new to Lightroom make it a priority to get familiar with using the HSL sliders, as they can be key to maximizing your results in Lightroom.

Categories: Lightroom | Tips and Tricks

Golden Hour Lightroom Presets

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Pinhole Lightroom Presets

[rev_slider pinholelr] This product is included in the Ultimate Photography Bundle! Learn how you can save money with the bundle. This set of 12 Lightroom […]

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