Color Grading vs Color Correction

August 22, 2018

While most photographers agree that exposure correction and luminosity adjustments are the first steps to take during photo editing workflow, color grading is perceived by many as “mysterious land”. It is a high time to demistify color adjustments! Quite frequently I am getting requests from my students to provide feedback on their work. Many of…

Photoshop Portrait Editing – master Dodge and Burn technique – learn how to improve your photos and get striking results

April 8, 2018

Have you ever been curious what it takes to get flawless, striking but still natural-looking portraits? In this article I will teach you a complete set of portrait retouching techniques with a deep dive into the Dodge and Burn technique– take your time to digest the theory and to practice what you have learnt. Be patient…

Evaluate Your Image For HDR – Histogram Tool Explained

December 26, 2017

Have you ever got lost in some complex photo editing technique to find out in the end that exactly the same effect could have been achieved with much simpler tool? In today’s video we will take a closer look at High Dynamic Range photography and discuss when your photos will benefit from it and when…

Create Actions in Photoshop

November 23, 2017

Today I have a fun practice exercise for you – how about creating your very own set of Photoshop Actions? Watch the “Create Actions in Photoshop CC – full tutorial” video and learn how in a few minutes record an Action. The best thing is that what started as fun will be a massive time…

How to Transform Your Images with Photoshop Luminosity Masks

November 17, 2017

  If you always wanted to start working with Photoshop Luminosity Masks (LM) but felt overwhelmed – watch this short playlist of 3 videos. You will quickly learn:   what LM are how to use them in your workflow what are the benefits of working with LM how to perform advanced Photoshop adjustments with LM…

Transform Your Photos with Curves in Photoshop

November 6, 2017

Watch the  free video and learn how to incorporate Curves into a full photo edit. In the video the Curves along with Dodge & Burn retouching technique were used to correct light and shadow levels in the portrait. If you are curious how to get from the original image to the final edit – feel…

Human Eye vs DSLR – How Do They See The World

October 13, 2017

Every aspiring photographer sooner or later will face a truly breathtaking scene that despite his efforts will be close to impossible to capture. Why? Watch the “Human Eye vs DSLR – How Do They See The World” free video and learn about two different worlds – your DSLR’s and the one seen through your eyes.…

Open Class: “Photographic Exposure Best Practices”

September 27, 2017

Do you want to take better photos and finally get comfortable with your camera’s manual settings? If yes, this is a course for you – I have designed it for anyone who wants to learn how to improve their images by mastering the most fundamental aspect of photography – exposure. What Will I Learn?  …

What is Chromatic Aberration and how to correct it in Adobe Camera RAW

September 24, 2017

1. What is Chromatic Aberration Chromatic aberration or color fringing is a common issue caused by camera’s lens distortion. It is a failure of the lens to focus all the colors to the same convergence point. Less sophisticated lenses and wide angle lenses are more prone to produce color fringing. Chromatic aberration is visible in photos…


Hi, I'm Kasia! I’m a fine art photographer, artist, digital publisher and instructor. I have founded Digital Art Classes - online academy, where through range of photography courses I share my experience, the tools and techniques that help others create meaningful, compelling artwork. Welcome here. Read more

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