Category Archives: digital editing

Photo editing tips for dog and cat photos done in Photoshop and Lightroom. Tips on how to make images look better after they come out of the camera. How to edit dog and cat photography, step by step.

the power of lightroom (and photoshop)

most of the editing on this image was done in LR2, with the exception of some touch-up cloning and adjustment layer masks in PSCS3 to bring the catchlights in the eyes up. Otherwise, major cloning, color, cropping, contrast and everything else was all Lightroom, which is pretty impressive, because anyone who has tried to clone […]

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revealing the lie

One thing that I think is a great misnomer among photographers just starting out, is that those amazing shots they see on the uber-talented really well known photographer’s blogs come out of the camera looking like that. While yes, the really talented folks can nail exposure shot after shot after shot, the amazing clarity, contrast […]

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Bailey pink storyboard

Bailey is possibly the most feminine dog I have ever photographed, and I wanted to design a storyboard that fit with that quality. I can’t think of many things more girly than this. Except perhaps a cosmopolitan and mirabou feather slippers. Close up of the silhouette I designed of the cute girl. Did you like […]

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