Tutorials

Below are some pages that may be helpful to club members.

Soft Proofing/Proof Colours

07/12/14

Do you want to have a better idea what your print will look like before using a sheet of paper or waiting for the postman? ...more

Toning down distracting backgrounds

08/05/14

Brian had an image where the judge commented that the background was distracting. Let's see what we can do ...more

An Explanation of Pixels.

14/02/14

This is to try and help with an explanation of Pixels and Pixels Per Inch (ppi) ...more

Highlight/Burnout trick

03/11/13

Judges cannot control their eyes which automatically go to the bright white bits ...more

Oversharpen Trick

03/11/13

If you need to 'oversharpen' ...more

Colour Popping in Ps

03/11/13

Ann Cole's colour popping method ...more

Sky Replacement

03/11/13

Ann Cole's method of sky replacement ...more

How Bad is JPEG?

22/02/13

JPEG is often criticised, is this correct? ...more

What is RAW?

10/02/13

Should you use RAW? Is JPEG bad? ...more

A Summary of Anne's talk about Composition

10/02/13

Anne gave a talk in February to the club about composition which was well received, see the summary. ...more

The Rules of Composition

09/02/13

Another take on composition ...more

A bit about Colour Depth and Bits!

04/02/13

An explanation as to colour depth and a demonstration of 16 bit advantage over 8 bit ...more

A bit about Projection

26/01/13

There is no such thing as a perfect projector ...more

Getting exhibition details

25/01/13

Advice on where to find out about Exhibitions ...more

Filters

11/01/13

Why fit a filter? ...more

Colour Train Check

22/12/12

You have a workflow from camera to print, do you know if the colours are 'right'? ...more

A Summary of Awards

17/12/12

John Larry has been kind enough to explain how various awards can be achieved. ...more

A bit of information about Colour Management.

10/11/12

This is to try and clarify what is really quite a difficult subject. ...more

Achieving your FIAP

05/06/12

Some indication as to the process of getting your FIAP ...more

Preparing your digital images.

17/02/12

This article helps you prepare images for digital projection and for the club website ...more

Preparing your Prints

16/02/12

Notes on the Club's Competitions and preparing your prints for competition ...more

Simple Print Mounting

15/01/12

John Larry's Method ...more

Print Mounting

14/01/12

Rex's Method ...more