This course follows Joel from start to finish on how he photographed and post processed this black and white image of a saguaro cactus in the Arizona desert. Watch the behind the scenes as he goes into the field using a battery powered strobe to overpower the sun and illuminate the cactus while under exposing the background.
This technique is not reserved to just strobing cactus, but can be used in separating any foreground elements in nature. Starting in ACR (Adobe Raw Converter), Joel covers step-by-step how he does all the post processing from the 32 bit HDR to the Black and White conversion to the the final finished image in Photoshop.GET STARTED
This 48 minute video tutorial follows Joel from start to finish on how he photographed and post processed this black and white image of a saguaro cactus in the Arizona desert. Watch the ...
Follow Joel has he takes you through the creative process from the very beginning to the end. Instead of focusing on one topic, like choosing the right modifier, etc…, you get to see Joel use the techniques and concepts from his core tutorials and apply the needed tools of the trade to the specific photo shoot and retouch as needed.