Before and After

August 19, 2010
Liz from “tickled PINK” contacted me the other week with an editing challenge. She sent me the shot on the left and asked if there was anything I could do with it. I took one look at it, and couldn’t wait to work with it…I seriously love the backlighting of this shot. For a photo like this, it doesn’t have to take you hours to correct the over exposure – it might have taken me 5 minutes. I started in Adobe Camera Raw, made a few adjustments and then brought it over to Photoshop Elements. I worked through Amy McMaster’s Squeaky Clean (basic levels...
Backgrounds & Layer Masks for PSE

August 18, 2010
How did I take this cute snapshot….…and turn it into this?Backgrounds and Layer Masks! I’m guest blogging over at Skinned Knees today. Go check out my tutorial and tell Christy I sent you! More later – have a great