Monthly Archives: May 2013

The Importance of Blacks and Whites in Image Adjustment

When I teach Lightroom or Photoshop, I make a big deal about setting blacks and checking whites. In fact, that is something I always do with every photo. I will never allow anyone to use one of my images from … Continue reading

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Reports from the Wild

Finally, my fully interactive and multimedia photo e-book, Reports from the Wild, for the iPad is out and available. And it will only cost you $2.99! You can find it here = Reports from the Wild - Rob Sheppard. This truly … Continue reading

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Using Black-and-White for Better Color

These two images show a before and after using a technique that combines black-and-white with color for better contrast and color in a color photo. This past weekend I was doing some presentations at the Big Photo Show in Los … Continue reading

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