Category: Photo Effects

How to apply a cool visual effect to your photo

When photographing a subject, you usually want the photo look as realistic as possible. The photo duplicates everything in reality. But occasionally, we do not want such a type of photo. We want a photo with a cool visual effect, which is far more impressive. After you post the...

How to adjust the white balance to correct color casts

As is known to all photographers, different light situations yield different color temperature in the photo. Shooting with natural light will make your photos have a cold color temperature. Shooting in unnatural incandescent light will result in a warm color cast. Our eyes constantly adjust how we perceive it...

How to soften the edges of the shadows in a photo

Light is an important factor that affects the appearance of the digital photo. There are two types of light in photography photographers need to know: hard light and soft light. The main difference between hard light and soft light comes down to the size of the light source relative...

How to easily sharpen a blurry digital photo

Sharpness comes down to how defined the edges in the photo are. As all photographers know, edges with higher contrast appear to be more defined to our visual system. Sometimes, you may find the digital photo is blurry to some degree, which is caused by the camera sensors and...

How to easily change the local contrast of a photo

Human vision works in a different way from the digital camera. The detail we perceive is based on contrast. Contrast refers to the difference between the dark areas and light areas of the photo. When it comes to the contrast adjustment, there are two varieties: global contrast and local...