Photography Lessons

Tipps and tricks about photography and all other photo-related posts, like the ones about my own work.

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    Photo Editing: Sky Replacements

    Sky Replacements or not? Extreme photo editing or just slight tweaks to preserve photos as true to the original as possible? What is your opinion on this? Personally I prefer going with a “close-to-the-original style” when editing my photos. I shoot my photos in RAW format and retouch all of them with Adobe Lightroom, but I’m only doing this, because I know that cameras rarely capture a moment the way you saw it with your own eyes. So when I’m editing my photos, I just try to make them look like how I remember a certain scene. And sky replacements? I have definetly problems deciding if I like them or…

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    Lesson 1: HOW TO USE YOUR (DIGITAL) CAMERA…

    … and how to get started with photography at all. Updated: 12. May 2020 No matter what kind of camera you have, even if you just use your smartphone these days, the chances are high that you don’t use the camera (or your phone) to it’s full potential. And as a result you will question yourself a lot of time, why your photos don’t turn out as nicely as the photos you see from other people. If you are a little bit aspirational, if you want to have real nice pictures, sharp, without motion blur and with amazing colours, you need to learn to use your camera (or photo-app on…