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Edit My Photo June 2022 - Jannie

edit my photo free editing tutorials Feb 15, 2023

With Craig Turner-Bullock

Jannie Lou was the winner of the May 2022 Edit My Photo challenge in the Unleashed Education community.

As the winner of the challenge, Jannie Lou submitted this lovely image of a french bulldog, beautifully posed on a rock. In the edit, I’ll be simplifying the image, removing distractions and playing with Masks in Lightroom to help the dog stand out against a rather distracting background.

Feel free to follow along from start to finish - or Fast Track through the tutorial using the timecodes below.




0:00 Introduction

1:30 Editing Plan

2:07 Global Lightroom Adjustments

3:38 Sharpening in Lightroom

4:57 Removing Distractions in Photoshop

7:42 Colour Adjustments in Photoshop

11:12 More Improvements to the Image

13:06 Enhancing the Eyes in Photoshop

13:23 Finishing Touches in Lightroom

It's totally free to join in on our Edit My Photo challenges! If you win, you get to submit one of your images to be edited by Charlotte or Craig, plus you score a 20-minute Lifeline Call on Zoom to discuss the edit or anything else relating to the art of pet photography. Opt in to the free Edit My Photo online hub now!

If you enjoyed this tutorial, you'll love our Unleashed Edits! These comprehensive editing tutorial videos are available in our Unleashed Education Premium Membership and also our Editing Unleashed Membership.

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