Videos and Tutorials

Here you will find a collection of videos and tutorials designed to provide a helping hand to club members. If you would like to see any other tutorials included please contact Mike Richards on any club night.

Viewing YouTube Videos

The YouTube videos are best viewed in full screen mode. To activate this, just click the square bracket symbol at the bottom right of the video screen.  To exit the full-screen mode, press the Escape key.

LIGHTROOM by Andy Hill

Here you'll find Andy's comprehensive Lightroom tutorial. There are two videos, the first covering Lightroom principles plus the Library module whilst the second video concentrates on the Develop module where most of the photo editing is completed.

Our thanks to Andy for all his hard work in compiling these tutorials.

Preparing Images for Digital Projection Competitions
Using Photoshop Elements 12

Here is a PDF tutorial explaining how to convert your images so they are ready for projection in our competitions. CLICK FOR PDF

Opening JPEG images in Adobe Camera Raw

By opening JPEG images in Camera Raw you get access to a set of very powerful but easy to use adjustment tools that are excellent for tidying-up your images before you start serious work in Photoshop or Elements. I'll provide some Camera Raw tips later but this video shows you two ways to open JPEGs in Camera Raw. CLICK HERE FOR THE VIDEO

Preparing and Saving Images for Digital Projection Competitions

This video shows you how to make use of Adobe's image processing engine to quickly save multiple images in the correct format for use in club competitions. CLICK HERE FOR THE VIDEO

Rob Barron Tutorials

Rob has some excellent tutorials on his site that are well worth a look. Rob has a very friendly presentation style and covers lots of the basic information very well. Here's the link:

Mike Richards Tutorials

Mike has made his Beginner's Club slide shows available as a Channel on the AuthorShare website. To visit the site and subscribe, follow the link below:

Also shown below are PDF versions of Mike's Elements and Picasa factsheets.

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12 May 2014, 07:02