Lesson Topic Suggestions

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    Save for Web
    4 days agoNew0
    Would like an in depth review of this panel and how to resize for FB and IG viewing to get the best detail. Some of my images look sharp when zoomed in and some don't. I currently save at 2000 width... Read more...
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    make composite adding elements from same scene without using masks
    3 weeks agoNew0
    is is possible to create a composite like this one without masking? kind of the opposite of removing objects from a static scene with tourist.
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    Calibration panel in LR
    4 weeks agoNew0
    I recently noticed several photographers using the calibration panel in LR for creative effects. I would like to learn more about the panel...how is it different from HSL panel in LR. What is its inte... Read more...
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    LR to PS : open as smart object
    1 month agoNew0
    Could you describe what happens if I choose in Lightroom: Edit in Photoshop open as smart object? Advantages and disadvantages of this method
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    Using the Mixer brush
    3 months agoNew0
    I'd like to learn how to use the mixer brush to create painterly effects to a captured image
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    Creative use for LR tools is the Develop Panel
    3 months agoNew0
    There are powerful tools in the Develop Panel like Tone Curve, Color Grading, even Lens Corrections and Calibration, that might be used in creative ways. But there are not a lot of people doing that. ... Read more...
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    Using the Mixer Brush
    3 months agoNew0
    I'd really like to learn how to use the mixer brush to produce artistic creations. I have been following Ben for ages and believe he's the one to teach such a mind boggling thing in Photoshop.
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    LAB color space
    4 months agoNew0
    How to use LAB for color correction, color change, and color modification.
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    Modifying Color through Curves
    4 months agoNew0
    I found the lesson Multi-Mask Operations as especially useful lesson. Although you did not cover this topic in that lesson, when I examined the masks in your image I found a mask called Cement color t... Read more...
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    Out Of Bounds
    6 months agoNew0
    That is what it was called in some lessons long ago that I took. I think that there are others who would find creating such images fun and useful. Some I have done at: https://www.imaging-and-art.com/... Read more...
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    Perspective in image composites
    7 months agoNew0
    It would be good to have some expert advice on how to get the perspective right in a composited image so that all the individual items look like they are all correctly in perspective. An example woul... Read more...
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    LR rename on import?
    7 months agoNew0
    apparently, when you rename a photo on import, the original name is not stored in the metadata. If you don't include the file sequence as part of your new naming system, you can not recover the origi... Read more...
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    UpDating LR and/or PS
    7 months agoNew0
    dot releases and major upgrades do different things to presets, plug-ins, brushes, patterns, etc. What routine maintenance should we do to minimize problems when updating or upgrading.
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    Lightroom and Photoshop integration
    8 months agoNew0
    I would love to have the MAX ADOBE class in here 🙂
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    Virtual Copies
    9 months agoNew0
    The limitations of virtual copies. moving, editing, exporting etc.
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    Brushes Deep Dive
    11 months agoNew0
    I would like a deep dive on Brushes and Smudge brushes. I want to understand the nuts and bolts of the brush settings. To know the difference between a regular brush and a smudge brush. How to crea... Read more...
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    Photoshop Apply Image
    11 months agoNew0
    Ben, thanx for soliciting suggestions for this topic. From my relatively uneducated perspective, 'Apply Image' appears to be able to be used in a number of different ways. It seems to be similar to '... Read more...
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    Photoshop Apply image - Practical applications
    11 months agoNew0
    Ways to use apply image to edit images
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    Tricky Selections - Different ways to select
    12 months agoNew0
    Advanced selection methods - Selection using different methods - gradient kind ok areas (moonlight etc) saturation, colour range, fur, objects from similar colour backgrounds, blurry edges and others.
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    using 3D for photography
    1 year agoNew0
    I would like to take the ideas presented by Corey Barker in the Virtual PS Summit but get a better overall idea on how to use the 3D tools
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    Plug ins for PS and/or LR
    1 year agoNew0
    ANything to do with presets, brush presets, but also specialist plug-in like Black and White enhancements.
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    PS Library
    1 year agoNew1
    I know this can be a powerful tool and I think it would be a good lesson. There doesn't seem to be many tutorials out there,
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    Brush tool
    1 year agoNew0
    including the Wacom tablet
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    Filter - Render - Lighting effects
    1 year agoNew0
    I would like to learn how to use this filter and why it doesn't seem to work for me.
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    Processing Underwater Photographs
    1 year agoNew0
    Now that there are many underwater cameras that shoot raw it woyld be great to have a lesson on the best ways to process them. If I can attach it there will be an example of my attempts
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    Matchng Colour & Tone in LR
    1 year agoNew0
    I am working on a diptych and would like to ensure the two images match in colour and tone. I have used the reference window to have them side by side and I have tried to do it by sight, with not a g... Read more...
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    Sharpening for Fine Art Printing
    1 year agoNew0
    Pixel Genius had some wonderful automation for output and creative sharpening. There are the tools, the techniques and the eye for sharpening for various print media. Help.
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    Sharpening for Fine Art Printing
    1 year agoNew0
    Pixel Genius had some wonderful automation for output and creative sharpening. There are the tools, the techniques and the eye for sharpening for various print media. Help.
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    Controlling eye movement
    1 year agoNew0
    Would love to have a couple of lessons on how to control eye movement through a photograph using composition and post processing techniques. I seem to recall some hierarchy of elements the eye is gene... Read more...
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    Cubist Treatment
    1 year agoNew0
    I would like to see a lesson where you transform one (or more) of your photos into a cubist style image using native PS tools - blend modes, gradients, transform… Some of those early gas stations hav... Read more...
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    move bars or fencing in "zoo" shots
    1 year agoNew0
    In the image attached, I was shooting toucans inside the aviary, but the background always had the cage showing. Can that be removed? How best to proceed.
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    Blend If and Blend Modes to make Selections
    1 year agoNew0
    Using the Blend If and blend modes to make good selections. What works, what does not, how to fine-tune a selection with these blending tools
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    Your best LR-edited-only photos
    1 year agoNew0
    You mentioned that you do 80% (maybe even more) of your image editing just in Lightroom (Classic). I'd like a lesson showing the editing done on some of your best photos.
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    Video editing in PS
    1 year agoNew0
    Expand on the first lesson and include things like adding text, captions, images, and links.
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    Lightroom Color Optimization for Travel Photography
    1 year agoNew0
    Your travel images always have incredible color and it'd be great to have a lesson on how you walk through the color adjustments in Lightroom.