Category: ON1 Plus Video Library

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Luminosity Masks and Landscapes

So we talked about the Science behind Luminosity Masks last week.  While I love that stuff (the inner number nerd in me) you may have found it to be a little underwhelming because we were working on a Test Image.

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Luminosity Masking Basics

This week we are going to take a look at the nerdy side of Luminosity Masking.  We are going to break down the Luminosity Masking panel and get in the weeds.   The nerdy stuff is my favorite, hey, I never claimed to be a cool kid :)

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Blake Rudis Returns!

Hello ON1 Plus Community, I am so delighted to be here once again!  In past months I have brought you several series on Workflow and Artistry.  This month I am going to do something new.   I am going to take the Topic of Luminosity Masking and dig deep into the weeds of it.  So instead of a broad topic, we are going to look at a small topic and expand it out!

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Time-lapse Live Q&A Recording & Summer Photo Contest Winners!

In this Live Q&A Laurie Excell and I announce the Summer Photo Challenge winners and run through some of our favorite images. It was an incredible group of submissions everyone. Great job! If your image was chosen please send me a message in the Ask A Coach forum or send me a message with where to send your Black Rapid strap. We also talked a fair bit about this months subject of time-lapse photography, took some general photography questions and talked about some of our favorite locations and why we return to them year after year. We had a little technical glitch with our webinar software in the middle of the event  which we apologize for. Thanks so much to those of you who hung in there while we got the system back online. We’ve cut that downtime out of the recorded version.

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Thanks, Again!  It Was a Great Time

It is always a pleasure guest coaching here at ON1 Plus.  There is such a high-caliber of photographers here in this community, and I am always ecstatic when I can teach you new tricks!   Hopefully, after this month I have shown you a few more things about Artistry.  It is not the easiest thing to comprehend nor teach.

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Artistry in ON1 Photo — Lesson 5: Conclusion and Presets

In the final lesson of the Artistry in ON1 Photo RAW, we will take a top down look at all the aspects of finishing touches that we covered in this course.  Beyond the overview, we will discuss the many presets I have provided for you and how you can use them as an “a la carte” menu for creating an artistic style!

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Artistry in ON1 Photo — Lesson 3: Color Effects

In the first lesson, we laid the foundation for the rest of the course by discussing the breakdown of the finishing Effects phase of the workflow.  We determined that there are three kinds of Effects, Tone Effects, Color Effects, and Artistic Finishing Effects.  In today’s lesson, we are going to discuss the use of Color Effects.

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I’m Back for Another Round

Hello ON1 Plus Community and thank you very much for having me back again.  It is not every year that I get the opportunity to Guest Coach this wonderful community twice, but boy am I glad I am here.  As I have stated in the past many times, this community flourishes with creativity and passion.  It is really a blessing to be a part of it.

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An Introduction to Working with People and Pets

We’ll start this month of portrait and studio photography with an introduction to working with people and pets. In this video I will cover the basic concepts and nuances involved with shooting these subjects. If you have any questions about this presentation please leave a comment!

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Welcome Your June Guest Coach — Liz LePage!

Hi Plus Members, I am SO excited to finally be coaching for ON1! My name is Liz and you may recognize me from some of ON1’s training materials; I’ve been working with them for over 5 years now. I’m thrilled to be focusing on portrait and studio photography this month! It’s a topic I’m both passionate about and well-versed in – 90% of my photography work is portraiture in some form.

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Live Q&A with Colby Brown (Recording)

Watch the recording of my live Q&A session with ON1 Plus community. During the presentation, I answer questions about Visual Storytelling, post processing, camera gear and more!

 

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Storytelling & Post Processing

I wanted to conclude this visual storytelling series with a deep dive into my post processing workflow. In this video, you will see exactly how I process three different photos from start to finish to emphasize the story.

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Finding Your Creative Vision

Join me for the third installment of my storytelling series. In this video, I’ll share with you the stages I experienced in my journey discovering myself as a photographer. And I will also reveal my approach to editing images that tell a story.

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How to Create a Storytelling Image

Now that we all have a base understanding of what goes into a story, lets get everyone on the right path to start creating these engaging images. In today’s video we walk through a step by step in-field workflow process, talk about different mistakes to avoid out in the field and look at a number of case studies of some of my favorite images as we try to deterim why they have such impact. Please leave your thoughts and questions in the comments below!

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Using the Histogram’s RGB Color Channels

Continuing on with our discussion on color, I see a lot of questions on the color channels we can see in our histograms. You could see this in camera if you have your histogram turned on, or you can also see it on all of the various editing apps under the Histogram panels. So what do these channels do? Do they really affect anything? Well, let’s take a look.

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