Tips & Tricks

Our club is very fortunate to have Life Member Michael Smyth who is founder and owner of Phototutor

Phototutor is a cooperative website developed to disseminate photographic knowledge to all who want to improve their knowledge and skills.  The site provides free and unbiased information provided by experts and experienced photographers. The Contributors to the site are Jim Crew, Des Crawley and Barry Hayes.

The Five Pillars of Good Photography - CLICK HERE to GO TO PHOTOTUTOR


ADDITIONAL RESOURCES

NOTES ON THE PORTFOLIO PROCESS

Notes on preparing and producing a Portfolio can be found here.

 

RESIZING IMAGES FOR PROJECTION 

Notes on how to prepare and size images for projection can be found here.

 

NOTES ON SELF PORTRAITURE

Notes on Self-Portraiture by Almitra Hill can be found here.

 

NOTES ON CREATIVITY AND THE CREATIVE PROCESS

A list of Photographic language terms can be found here.

A diagram of the conceptual base for image appraisal can be found here. 

NOTES ON USING a 50% GREY LAYER FOR DODGING AND BURNING - By Jim Crew

Jim Crew has prepared notes on how to use a 50% grey layer to apply dodging and burning on the one adjustment layer.  This is one method of simplifying the editing process.  The notes can be found HERE...

 

NOTES ON THE NIK SOFTWARE PLUG-IN FOR PHOTOSHOP

Complete notes on the NIK software plug-in can be found HERE...  This is for financial members only and a password is required.  The password will be emailed to current financial members after the presentation.