Digital Photo September 2014, Issue 185
Master the art of mono with 31 pages of Photoshop and shooting advice for creative black & white images in the September issue of Digital Photo!
There are loads of brilliant photo ideas to try today, and seven free gifts for better photos:
PhotoSkills video lesson CD with 11 new tutorials
One-click mono kit for instant black & white editing
Five bonus tutorials for creative imaging techniques
In the September issue…
Black & White Photoshop Genius
Why mono pictures will elevate your photography – and how to create them. Apply great mono effects in one click, add a new sky to any scene, create a mono mosaic, create a vintage darkroom look, and much more.
Fresh ideas to try
Make your own DIY backgrounds cheaply and easily to add a splash of colour to fun-filled kids’ portraits.
Discover how your camera measures light to get exposure settings, and how to use your spot meter to create silhouette shots.
Take a panning shot with a sharp subject against a blurred background, combining a slow shutter speed and hip action!
Inside the image
How sublime still-life scenes are captured.
Understand the pros and cons of different image file formats so you know which one to use when processing and saving shots.
Get inspired by our gallery of beautiful pics taken by the world’s best photographers.
Get the shot
Great photographers reveal how they got their pics – and how you can do it too.
How to create flash sync effects, understanding focal length, extending your picture canvas, using the Wi-Fi function on a camera and much more.
The Big Interview – Kyle Thompson
The brilliant images of the young self-portraitist show that great light and amazing locations aren’t necessary for exciting shots.
In-depth reviews of six load-hauling camera backpacks, the pro-level Nikon D810 D-SLR, Samsung’s Galaxy Camera 2 creative compact and mini tablet, and DxO Optics Pro 9.5 editing software.