Dylan Kotecki

Videos

40

Articles

4

Dylan Kotecki

Videos

40

Articles

4

Creating a Moody Portrait

Create stylistic and moody portraits inside of ON1 Photo RAW. Learn how to take your portrait to creative heights using different tones and filters. You can easily find your photos inside of Browse and then compare groups of similar shots using compare view mode. Once you’ve culled through your selections and found your favorite, head into Develop to start creating a tonality for your photo. After giving your photo a basic look, use filters inside Effects to bring your moody portrait to life.

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Masking and Brushing – ON1 Recorded Webinar

ON1 Software Educator Dylan Kotecki is going to show you how to get started with masking and brushing inside ON1 Photo RAW 2018.5. Learn the basics tools, functions, and features of all the masking, brushing, and retouching tools. Great for beginners, new customers, or anyone looking to get better at masking and brushing in ON1 Photo RAW 2018.5.

For more tips and tricks on masking out a sky, watch here.

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Creating a Dynamic Sky

Learn how to easily create a dynamic sky using ON1 Photo RAW. Photo RAW makes it incredibly easy to manipulate your sky and make it come to life. Just find your photo you want to edit and head into Layers. There you can quickly find different sky backgrounds to add onto your photo. Brushing in a new sky is a breeze with all of the mask refinement tools. Not only can you add in a sky but you can add in other elements as well such as bird or wildlife silhouettes. If you want to add any of your own extras into Photo RAW simply head up to File and then Manage Extras.

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Creative Filters for Amazing Night Photos

Quickly edit and enhance your night photography using creative filters inside of ON1 Photo RAW. Learn how to elevate your night photos by quickly making tone and color adjustments. Using your exposure, contrast, and mid-tones sliders you can easily bring your night photo to life. Once you’ve added some tonality, you can head into Effects to bring creative flare to your photo.

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Easily Smooth & Soften Skin

Retouch and smooth skin instantly using ON1 Photo RAW. Quickly remove any blemishes or dry areas from skin using your Retouch Brush and Clone Stamp Tool. Once you’ve retouched your portrait, take your photo into Effects to apply skin smoothing filters. To smooth skin add Skin Retouching onto your portrait. Skin Retouching gives you all of the controls needed to smooth skin. You can also use a Blur filter to smooth areas of skin on your model as long as you keep it at a very low blur level.

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Using Natural Light To Your Advantage

Lighting is one of the essential elements of photography. It will make or break a photo. Whether it’s natural light or artificial lighting, as photographers, we are continually chasing great lighting for our next images. The good thing is that it is all around us whether it’s coming from the sun or light bulbs in your house. Our job is to take that light and apply it in interesting ways to highlight our subjects. From people to mountains to food, everything looks better with a little light.

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5 Tips for Capturing and Editing Real Estate Photography

Capturing and editing Real Estate Photography is a great skill to have as a photographer. It’s a fun way to open your eyes up to new subjects and compositions. Photographing real estate is also a smooth transition into shooting architecture and buildings. I want to share my five tips that will help you capture and edit your real estate photos.

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Meet ON1 Educator: Dylan Kotecki

Hey everybody! I’m very excited to introduce myself to you, my name is Dylan Kotecki and I’m the new in-house Content Creator at ON1. I’ve been making weekly videos, I hope you have had a chance to check them out.  

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5 Things to Avoid in Photo Editing

There’s a particular art to maximizing the potential of a photo when you’re editing. Some people like to go to great lengths to process their photos while others stick with more simple editing styles. With anything today, there are great edits, and there are not so great edits. I want to give you my list of 5 things you should avoid when editing your next photos.

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