Digital Photo August 2015, Issue 197
Harness the power of Filters in Photoshop with the expert tips and techniques in the August issue of Digital Photo. Use them to add superpowers to people pics, blur backgrounds, make fine-art watercolours and more. Plus how to capture your best-ever close-ups with our complete guide to macro.
There are loads of brilliant photo ideas to try today, and six free gifts for better photos:
PhotoSkills video lesson CD with 9 new tutorials
Five bonus tutorials for creative imaging techniques
In the August issue…
Photoshop Genius – using Filters
Enhance any shot fast in our big Photoshop section… create alien florals, make painting effects, blur backgrounds, add colour selectively and much more!
Something for the weekend
Capture an impossibly-time card trick using shooting & Photoshop knowhow.
Master your camera
Improve your shooting knowledge with our in-depth guide to shutter speed.
Make your own gear
Build an effective reflector for a few pence to sculpt the lighting in your shots.
Why this shot works
Expert insight on the secrets of success behind an evocative summer landscape.
Get inspired by our gallery of beautiful pics taken by the world’s best photographers.
Out of the ordinary
Take on the challenge of turning a humble box of matches into a creative shot.
Make it big!
Discover how you can capture amazing macro and close-up images using low-cost kit.
Learn about Photoshop’s Blending Modes, the quality difference between RAW files and JPEGs, how to patch up shots, plus the key to shooting consecutive long exposures!
The Big Interview – Olaf Pignataro
The extreme sports photographer counts Red Bull among his client list and reveals his approach to shooting spectacular images.
We compare three affordable macro lenses from Canon, Nikon and Tamron, put the Canon EOS 750D through its paces, review Tiffen’s Dfx4 software and macro shooting accessories.