Tutorials

 

Start To Finish

In this section you will find instructional videos made with the intention of helping you learn as much as you can in a practical way! These video tutorials showcase lots of technique that you may not find elsewhere on the inter web.

“Erupt”~ Start to Finish Tutorial complete with practice files

In this in depth, start to finish video tutorial I take you through the processing of an entire image. An image that gave me great challenges, and used lots of different tricks! Take a look behind the curtain of my post processing in this image of Mount St. Helens, taken in the summer of 2019 amidst a 6 week trip through the Pacific Northwest.

Feel free to use the accompanying practice files to follow along!

Whats Included?

 

• 3 hours, 32 minutes and 45 seconds of video
•10 practice files
•7 Actions
 Total File Size: 1.48g

$64.99

Tutorials in Collaboration with Visual Wilderness

Dodging & Burning for Landscape Photography Tutorial

Dodging and Burning are the most powerful, visually-enhancing post-processing technique I can think of for landscape photography. The ability to selectively enhance light, contrast, and color give you infinite control in guiding your viewer through the story that is your landscape photo. There may not be a one-size-fits-all method of dodging and burning, but in this video I talk in-depth about several of my favorite dodging & burning techniques. There is sure to be on technique that’s right for you! Give these techniques a try, and let your imagination guide you.

What You’ll Learn

  • Learn how to guide your viewers eye, enhance composition, and create breathtaking landscape photos with dodging & burning.
  • Discover how the pros add depth and contrast to landscape photos by dodging & burning with simple brush and gradient tools in Lightroom.
  • Explore the concept of balancing light using four different dodging and burning techniques.
  • Find out how to fine-tune colors in your landscape photos using dodging and burning tools in Lightroom and Photoshop.
  • Learn how to use advanced color and luminosity selections in Photoshop to fine-tune your landscape photography.
  • In-depth explanation of advanced post processing technique using real-life case studies

Whats included?

  • Instant access to downloadable video files.
  • 5 teaching videos for photographers who want to go beyond the basic editing tools and learn new artistic techniques in their post processing workflow.
  • 50+ minutes of video content, including explanations of key processing technique.
  • Includes Downloadable Practice Files

 

Requirements

  • Compatible with: Photoshop CC or above | (Photoshop CC 2018 used for Video)
  • Starry Skies Software: Starry landscape Stacker for Mac Version 1.6.4 or above | (Version 1.6.4 used for Video)

$60.00

What’s Included?

  • Instant access to downloadable video files.
  • 6 teaching videos for photographers who want to go beyond the basic editing tools and learn new artistic techniques in their post processing workflow.
  • 50+ minutes of video content, including explanations of key processing technique.
  • Includes Downloadable Practice Files?

Requirements

  • Ligthroom CC 2018 or above | (Photoshop CC 2019 used for Video)
  • Photoshop CC 2018 or above | (Photoshop CC 2019 used for Video)

Photoshop Tutorial: Photo Stacking for Night Photography

Stacking for noise reduction is an incredible technique for taking your night photos to the next level. The technique requires a little more work in field and in post, but the results are truly unmatched. If you want to printer of your work, nothing else allowed you to create better noise free night photography images. In this tutorial you discover everything you need to know about creating incredible high resolution fine art night photography prints: From field work for capturing multiple photos to stacking them together for noise reduction.

What You’ll Learn

  • Discover how to create stunning noise free night photos using multiple photos stacked together.
  • Find out what camera settings and equipment to use for capturing night photos with superb sharpness and exquisite details.
  • Learn to post process RAW files of night photos to bring maximize the details, contrast and colors in your night photos.
  • Develop seamless photo stacking workflow between Photoshop & Starry Landscape Stacker for night photography.
  • In depth explanation of advance post processing technique using real life case studies.

$60.00

Free Tutorials

Over the years I have had the privilege of being interviewed by various publications about my point of view on Landscape Photography, Post Processing, and other things. From other landscape photographers Podcasts to Magazines and E-mags, I have compiled them all here!

Interview With Iceland Photo Tours By Serena Dzenis - December 2019
Photographer of the Month: Joshua Snow Interview with American photographer Joshua Snow By Christian Hoiberg
Matt Payne Photography Blog: Interview With Joshua Snow On F-Stop Collaborate And Listen - April 14, 2017
Interview with Landscape Photographer Joshua Snow By Loaded Landscapes - Mar 30, 2018
Landscape Photographer Reveals Secret to Success with Joshua Snow By FStoppers
Interview With Joshua Snow by Photography Talk
Podcast interview With Joshua Snow By The Photog Adventures - September, 2017
"Beyond the typical Photo" with Joshua Snow - Interview by David Johnston and the Landscape Photography Show

ABOUT JOSHUA SNOW

My Name is Joshua Snow, I am a Fine Art landscape and Night Photographer born in the Appalachian Mountains but raised in the Finger Lakes region of Upstate NY. In 2012 I had reached... Read more

Focal Length Blending for Landscape Photography

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Focus Stacking for Landscape Photography

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