3h 40min

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Med - Adv

Peru

3h 40min

1

Med - Adv

Peru

Do you sometimes come back disappointed from a photo location because the light wasn’t impressive enough? Or do you have difficulty with getting everything out of a RAW file when the conditions were not great? Watch and learn today how Max Rive transforms a location in Peru with ordinary light into something that looks like it came out of a fairytale. Special attention in this video is given to: color and light painting on the trees, adding mist, increasing separation by both colors and contrast, shifting the light to one side, making small adjustments for Instagram and much more.

 

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HIGHLIGHTS

Add light with ND grad

Add light with ND grad

Add dramatic light effects with this simple technique in Camera RAW.

White Mountain

White Mountain

Give the snow on the mountain true whites in Photoshop with color correction and contrast techniques.

Adding Mist

Adding Mist

Increase the depth and mood of the image in Photoshop by adding realistic looking mist.

Color Paint Objects

Color Paint Objects

Learn how to make objects look more 3 dimensional by contouring with colors.

Instagram Ready

Instagram Ready

Make your photo ready for Instagram - vertical distortion correction, contrast adjustments, sharpening and file reduction. 

Recover Highlights

Recover Highlights

Learn how to recover FULL details in overexposed parts. 

ESSENTIAL INVESTMENT

These Processing Instructional tutorials do NOT use the same processing techniques you see among all 99,9% of landscape photographers. There is absolutely nothing wrong with these – they work and can give incredible results. But after you’ve seen one – others will feel the same. The processing tutorials and techniques on this page from Landscape Photographer of the year Max Rive are different. Max Rive is an autodidact – just like he can find his own locations and unique compositions – he developed his own processing style with over 7300 hours of processing. Max Rive’s advice: ‘’If you are experienced with both photography and post processing, you don’t have to replace your current processing techniques but you can use my techniques to upgrade yours and to get new insights in my creative workflow’’.

Post processing plays a big part in today’s landscape photography. A good processed photo taken with a simple compact can look more impressive than a poorly processed photo taken with a high end DSLR. These instructional videos will bring your post processing skills to the next level – and will outvalue any other investment you can make to improve your photography. Words from Max Rive: ‘’If I had to choose between keeping my current camera but lose all my processing knowledge or keeping all my processing knowledge but use my first compact camera, I would always choose to keep my processing knowledge. In fact, I would not even be sure if people would notice when I change my camera when posting photos on the internet. Investing in your post processing is indeed by far the best investment you can make’’.

Max Rive: ‘’One day I received an email from someone who had bought my videos. He complemented me with the unique processing techniques he learned from it and how it has changed his workflow completely. Thankfully, I receive these compliments many times though this one is worth mentioning because at first, he was not all that enthusiastic. He expected advanced techniques and did not find them that advanced at first sight. Let me tell you why he changed completely in his opinion about my processing techniques. The more technical they get, the more they will distract you from your creativity. Compare it with an artist making a painting. The actual painting itself is nothing more than holding a brush and making strokes on a canvas. Would a painter benefit if this simple process would be made overly complicated? This is exactly how the common post processing techniques are done. They are unnecessary complicated. My techniques do not require much technical knowledge, nor are they difficult to learn and can create the most impressive processing results.’’

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