Fix-It Friday

May 28, 2010
This week’s Fix-It Friday photo was submitted by JaimeLee at Candidly Grateful. She wrote, “This is a photo of my twins at 6 weeks old. I love the photo because of their interaction and their faces, but I feel like it’s a little drab or flat. It needs some life.”I do love this photo, and although she considers it to be “flat,” I just think it needs a little post-processing. Here’s the before:  And here is my edit: For my edit I did the following: Started in Adobe Camera Raw and made a few exposure, brightness, contrast adjustments. In PSE7, I...
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Fix-It Friday

May 21, 2010
This week’s Fix-it Friday submission comes to us from Shelle. She caught a darling little photo of her baby girl at the end of the day. Indoor lighting can be pretty tricky, often casting a non-desirable color and/or creating a blur if our settings aren’t exactly right. Today has already been busy, but I wanted to squeeze in this edit. I love some of the natural edits that have already been posted to I Heart Faces, but I also love textures (if you check out any of my before and afters…you already know that).  Here is the original: And here is my edit: I didn’t...
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Fix-It Friday

May 14, 2010
Can you believe it’s mid-May already? Time really flies, doesn’t it? Well, it’s Friday…again! And today’s Fix-It Friday challenges comes from Christina. She wrote: “This is a photo of my 2 year-old Parker. I am bothered by the harsh shadow on his face and the washed out colors of the photo. His eyes are a beautiful blue and you just can’t see that. I would love to see what you guys can come up with!”Well, you guys know that I love a challenge and since I’m on a vintage texture binge right now…I gave Parker the “Ashley...
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Fix-It Friday

May 07, 2010
Once again…it’s FRIDAY and I’m so excited for Mother’s Day weekend. One day, I’ll be a mother, but for now…I can look forward to going home and seeing my mom. Until then, today’s Fix-it Friday comes from Leticia from Blessed With Five Boys. This little boy has some piercing brown eyes and with just a little pop (and I really tried not to add much), they’re nearly jumping across the screen. Here’s the before: And here’s my “fix”:I gave this photo Ashley’s special treatment, textures and all…Adjusted the...
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