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An extensive 6 hours online course on post-processing dark and dramatic images. I'll teach you my whole editing workflow step by step from start to finish on three different moody photos, using Adobe Lightroom and Photoshop.
6+ hours of video content
Divided in 30 lessons I'll show you step by step my whole editing workflow on how I process my moody landscapes during 6 hours of content.
raw & psd files included
Download the original RAWs and low resolution PSDs to follow along with David and practice with the images of the course.
COMPOSITION & COLOR THEORY
Learn to compose properly your images and to manage the right combination of colors.
Ask David any question you have during the course on each comments section and he will gladly answer you asap.
One tips & tricks video on how I prepare and export my pictures for Instagram.
What will you learn?
My full easy and effective editing workflow from the RAW files to the final result ready for web.
The concept behind each image: why to edit like this.
Why and how to chose that specific composition.
Why and how to chose those color combinations.
How to apply the color theory to your images.
How to create depth, visual flow and three-dimensional look to your photos.
How to easily create a dark and moody look on your images.
How to create realistic light and atmosphere from nothing.
How to add natural fog and clouds.
Advanced warping to improve your composition.
Basic and advanced luminosity masking
Many other powerful techniques: Dodge & Burn, Orton Effect, Light Glow, Controlled Contrast, color corrections, cleaning, sharpening and more.
On this tutorial divided in 9 lessons we will begin covering some important aspects about location, concept, composition and color. Then we will see how to emphasise the mood, how to create depth and some relevant techniques like: manual blending, adding fog, warping, cleaning distractions, controlled contrast, creating source of light, light glow, diffused light, web sharpening and more.
For me, the mood doesn't only mean dark images without too much colors, but also colorful pictures with a dark look. On this tutorial divided in 10 lessons we will cover how to manage light and how to add the correct colors in landscape photography, maintaining the mood. It starts with some tips on composition and color theory to understand why I chose that composition and why I want to process it with those colors. After the adjustments in Lightroom, the course continues with more powerful techniques like focus stacking, warping, controlled contrast, color management, colorful light painting, adding atmosphere, Orton effect, dodge & burn and more.
'Introduction to Chaos'
The last tutorial of this course is divided on 11 lessons. Taking this moody image as example, I will show you how to create a three-dimensional perspective and visual flow while adding a dreamy moody look. This tutorial starts covering the location, concept, composition and color theory. After some RAW preparation in Lightroom, it continues into Photoshop, showing how to add natural clouds, advanced warping to improve the composition, vignetting, improving the colors, how to create light and lifelike sunbeams from nothing, improving the atmosphere, light glow effect, effective dodge & burn and more.
Something else you should know before...
A very basic knowledge on Lightroom/Camera RAW and Photoshop is required.
It's an online course with lifetime access.
You can access via your computer, phone or tablet through the Hotmart Web.
You can ask any question you have on each lesson and I will gladly answer.
The RAW and PSD files provided are just for educational and personal use only.
Learn how to edit your moody landscapes from start to finish and take your post-processing skills to the next level applying my easy and effective workflow I show you on this in depth online course.
Duration: 6 hrs 15 min
Softwares needed: Lightroom / Camera RAW and Photoshop
Language: English or Spanish