Photoshop Skills to Improve your Photo Presentations
Photography and the means of making changes to the photos have always been inseparable. A photographer thus needs to know how to use Photoshop if they expect to present any worthwhile photos. They need to know how best to apply it to bring out the best in the photos, not make them worse. You shall find some of the basic Photoshop skills to use here.
You should start by understanding who layers work in editing work. If the edit is not favorable, you can use layers to go back to where you were. You should take time to know how to use it before attempting anything professional.
You should also learn how to make photos black and white by using adjustment layers. This is done easily on the layers panel. You need to see if the change is as great as anticipated. There are other changes you can make straight from the presets menu. This shall show you the changes live. You can keep them, or revert to the previous change.
You need to find out more about how to crop and resize the photos. Taking out certain things from a photo serves to enhance its beauty. You also have the option of keeping the changes, or reverting back to the original. Do not discard what you leave out, in case you need it later.
You also have the Brush tool for altering the colors on the photo. You need to be tasteful in using it if you do not want it to end up looking ghastly. You can always turn to the Erase tools if you do not like those changes.
It is also useful if you know more about how to consolidate the tabs. Working on a photo may have you opening up to many editing tabs. You can fix this when you go to Window, then select Arrange, then Consolidate All.
You need to also learn what to do to apply texture to the photo. This needs you to know oh to use the Brushes tool. You need to as usual take your time until you learn how to do it right.
You also have the option of removing items from the photo that are not in place, or that make it look bad. You shall find a spot healing brush in the menu which you can resize to the same size as that item, then use it to remove it.
You can also frame your photos in Photoshop. You can choose whatever color you want for the frame, under the image option in the toolbar, on canvas size.
Photoshop presents you with even more things you can do to end up with better looking photos. There are sites online you can find more info on this.