Quick Tip Thursday: Brilliant Landscapes with Topaz Adjust

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With intuitive and powerful adjustments over exposure, contrast, detail and color, Topaz Adjust is the easiest way to turn your landscape images from bland to brilliant. Join Nichole Paschal as she goes over the tools in Adjust that will help you create dramatic and compelling landscape images.

Topaz Adjust: Reveal the Magic in Your Photography

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Topaz Adjust makes it easy to create stunning and dynamic enhancements that will instantly make your images pop with brilliant contrast, detail, and color. Join Nichole Paschal as she covers several ways to reveal the magic hidden in your images using the tools within Adjust.

How to Prepare for Battle with a Photograph (46:01)

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When it comes to photographic post processing, strategy is an absolute must. No one goes to battle without a plan, likewise, no photo should be edited without a strategy in mind. Our featured guest, Blake Rudis, will arm you with the essential strategies to prepare your plan of attack on artistic photo post processing.

Blake is a Photoshop enthusiast with a strong fine art background. From painting in front of the TV with Bob Ross as a child to printmaking and sculpture, he has always had a passion for anything creative. He currently has a thing for HDR photography and you can see more of his images and Photoshop tutorials at EverydayHDR.com.

From RAW to Ready: A Photo Editing Workflow (55:44)

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From simple to complicated, every photographer develops their own post-processing workflows. In this session, Nichole Paschal will demonstrate a basic editing workflow from a RAW image to print ready and then walk through the additional steps taken to transform this forest river image. Photoshop CC and multiple Topaz programs, including Adjust, Clarity, ReStyle and Glow will be used for this editing tutorial.

Disarming the Debate of Photo Manipulation (44:04)

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We hear it all the time, if you manipulate a photo it is no longer a photograph. Or better yet, the proud that claim, “I took this shot, straight out of the camera with no processing!”

So what is the big idea behind photo manipulation and is it something to be ashamed of? Join us with Blake Rudis as he disarms the debate of manipulating your photographs in Photoshop.

Blake is a 3 time self-published author and the founder of EverydayHDR.com & HDRInsider.com. He has recently developed Zone-Edit.com. This site is devoted to his Photoshop post processing technique that utilizes the limitless potential of the Zone System and the power of Photoshop to capitalize on the contrast in any image.

Be sure to visit Blake’s website to download a free Action pack from the tutorial! And be sure to subscribe to Topaz Labs on Youtube!

Fine Art Nature Photography by Tony Sweet (46:43)

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Tony Sweet’s inspiring session on how he uses Topaz plug-ins in his fine art nature photography workflow.

Tony is a highly-recognized professional nature photographer whose work has been published worldwide in every medium. Tony is a Nikon Legend Behind the Lens, lecturer, co-owner/operator of the Visual Artistry Workshop Series and is represented by Getty Images. He is also the author of 5 books in his Fine Art Photography Series and co-producer of 5 instructional DVDs.

Workflow Tips from the Pros on Topaz Adjust

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Containing powerful exposure technology, Topaz Adjust is a tool that helps to add depth and dimension to your image, revealing details you might have never known existed. By adjusting the adaptive exposure and regions sliders, you can bring out tonalities in your photo that may have been dulled out from the camera’s initial exposure.

With Adjust you can also create HDR-like looks that make your image pop. Or, if you prefer, subtle edits may be conducted by keeping the adjustments on the light side and using the available transparency and brush out tools.

As our treat to you, along with a 50% promotion on Adjust this month, we’ve compiled a list of tips & tricks on using the plugin from several professional photographers. Also, be sure to check out the downloadable preset package to the right, containing several new, custom created effects that can be imported into the program.

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Create a Retro Effect with Topaz Adjust

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In this tutorial I will show you a useful workflow for creating a retro looking image. We’ll start with the following procedure:

  1. Apply one-click, darkroom inspired effects to the image at reduced transparencies.
  2. Use the Tone module within Adjust to create a new & unique, retro look.

So follow along and find out how you can achieve a stylized effect using Topaz Adjust!

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