Trick or Treat

Another month is in the books! I can’t believe that I’ve been editing and posting a picture every day for nine months (I started in February). If you don’t yet know about my Project Edit 365, or if you’re wondering why I’m posting one picture every day, then go learn about Project Edit 365! The girlsContinue reading “Trick or Treat”

Ugly gourds

Don’t judge a book by its cover or a gourd by its bumps? The original photo was dark. I cropped in to focus more on the gourds and not on the surroundings. I made various adjustments and just wasn’t happy with what I was getting, so I ran a preset and liked the results! HereContinue reading “Ugly gourds”

Hello, Fall!

I love the backlighting from the sun, and need to practice this more. I also love Ash’s pose. The brightness of the sun can wash things out. I decreased the contrast, increased the clarity, and reduced the shadows a bit. I also reduced the exposure by a very small amount. I used an adjustment filterContinue reading “Hello, Fall!”

Fall in the Country

You never know what you’re going to find on a farm. Tractors and pumpkins: definitely. A gorgeous fence, field, and sunset: any day. But steps that lead to nothing? I chuckled at that one. The original wasn’t much different than the finished product. Less golden light and vibrance. I increased the clarity and slid the tintContinue reading “Fall in the Country”

Fall Cutie

The golden hour during fall is magical. So is this cutie’s smile. I had to lighten up the darkness to see the sparkle in her eye. I also used an adjustment brush on her eyes to sharpen and lighten them. Here’s the original: ~~~   ~~~   ~~~   ~~~   ~~~   ~~~   ~~~  Continue reading “Fall Cutie”

She’s Crafty…Fall Edition

Each season has something to look forward to: Spring has Spring Cleaning, which I can’t say I’ve ever really looked forward to that. Winter has Christmas and all the holiday cheer. Summer has July 4th, cookouts and sun. Now Fall has something great to look forward to…other than the cooling temperatures, which I’m pretty happyContinue reading “She’s Crafty…Fall Edition”