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Luminar 4.3 Update

Luminar 4.3 Update

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I’ll show you what’s new in the Luminar 4.3 update as well as what to know before you apply the update. We’ll go over the new features so you can get familiar with the changes and I’ll let you know the new supported cameras, new sky object, marketplace and more. If you don’t have Luminar use coupon code ‘shutterspeak’ to… Continue readingLuminar 4.3 Update

Nikon Z 14-30mm f/4 S Mirrorless Lens Review

Nikon Z 14-30mm f/4 S Lens Review

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The NIKON Z 14-30mm F4 S is the great choice for any Z system owner interested in travel and landscape photography. I’ll show you what is great about this Nikon Z lens and what you have to be aware of when processing images from this lens. We will look at what is included in the box, the basic lens functions,… Continue readingNikon Z 14-30mm f/4 S Lens Review

Focus Peaking with the Nikon Z6 and Z7

Focus Peaking with the Nikon Z6 and Z7

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If you own a shinny new Nikon Z6 or Z7 mirrorless camera you have an amazing feature called focus peaking. This feature allows you to see exactly what part of an image will be in the sharpest focus with colored highlights appearing over that section of the photo in the EVF (Electronic View Finder) or back screen of the camera.… Continue readingFocus Peaking with the Nikon Z6 and Z7

How to create a shadow in Photoshop

How to add a shadow in Photoshop

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A shadow is what really sells an image when you composite in a person into a background from another image. There are a lot of ways to add a shadow but this method is one of the easiest and most effective ways I have found. In this video I show you to establish the base layer of the shadow and… Continue readingHow to add a shadow in Photoshop

Customize the Nikon i button

How to Customize The Nikon i Menu

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Nikon has made it’s latest cameras even more customizable than ever before. With the Nikon Z6 or Z7 camera it is possible to completely customize the shortcuts that appear when you press the i button. By customizing these settings you can completely tailor the short cuts to YOUR particular shooting style. I’ll show you what I have set and why… Continue readingHow to Customize The Nikon i Menu