Printing Masterclass

from colour management
to final print with Photoshop

£14.99

Synopsis

The book covers everything you need to know about printing, from colour management including monitor calibration and profiling to how to optimise your images best for print.

There are many chapters in this e-book which can be used a reference for each time you print. If you forget how to use the print driver, or how to install new paper profiles - it’s all in here. Written in a simple step-by-step guide.

The book also provides step-by-step guides in monitor calibration and profiling with recommended settings.

Lastly, the book also covers best practices when optimising images for print, all laid out in such a way as to be able to refer to each time you go to print.

This book is split into three sections:

Learning:

in this section I give you the colour management knowledge you need to know for printing

  • Colour management profiles

  • Colour spaces and colour compression

Preparing:

In this section we do the practical work of monitor set up and installation of paper profiles

  • Monitor calibration & profiling

  • Printer profile installation & proofing

Doing:

In this section I walk through all the steps needed to optimise an image for print, and the steps to print.

  • Printing workflow best practices

  • Working with master files / RAW conversion

  • Preparing for print

  • Printing in Photoshop

  • Print evaluation

  • Photoshop actions

  • Equipment recommendations

Features

Adobe Acrobat PDF document, 111 Pages.
Comes with a set of Photoshop Actions

* Compatible with all versions of Photoshop (excluding Elements)

E-book format: Adobe Acrobat
Download format: Zip file containing 1 x Adobe Acrobat Files, 1 x Photoshop Actions file


The Complete e-book Master Collection

Master Collection, 9 Technique e-Books

£94.99

Buy the entire set of Technique eBooks! (at 10% discount)

The Art of Tonal Adjustment Part 1 - Tonal Relationships, The Art of Tonal Adjustment Part 2- Photoshop’s Curves, Digital-Darkroom Techniques, Fast-Track to Photoshop, Personal Exposures, The Art of Self Awareness, Aspect Ratios, Simplifying Composition, Simplifying Visualisation, Printing Masterclass

Ebook format: Adobe Acrobat
Download format: Zip file containing 8 x Adobe Acrobat Files, 1 x high quality TIFF and many Photoshop files 
Online Video Tutorials : for Advanced Photoshop Curves

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Fast Track to Photoshop

Fast Track to Photoshop
11.99
Add To Cart

£11.99

The how-to essentials

This tutorial does what most books about Photoshop don't do: It gets anyone up to speed on Photoshop quickly. 

By walking you through a complete editing session for one of Bruce's images from his portfolio, this tutorial covers the essential editing tools and techniques of Photoshop*

*Compatible with all versions of Photoshop (excluding Elements)

Comes with a TIFF file for working through the tutorial, and also a
Completed Photoshop file, for reference purposes

E-book format: Adobe Acrobat
Download format: Zip file containing 1 x Adobe Acrobat File, 1 x high quality TIFF and 1 x Photoshop file 

Fast Track to Photoshop + Digital Darkroom Techniques
17.99

£17.99

Buy both
Fast Track to Photoshop CS

Digital Darkroom Interpretation Techniques

E-book format: Adobe Acrobat
Download format: Zip file containing 2 x Adobe Acrobat Files, 1 x high quality TIFF and 1 x Photoshop file

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Simplifying Aspect Ratios

£9.99

Synopsis

In this eBook I discuss the controversial topic of aspect ratios. Did you know that the aspect ratio of your camera dictates how you compose your images? And did you know that choosing the wrong camera (and therefore aspect ratio) may impede your development of good composition? 

Features

Adobe Acrobat PDF document, 47 Pages.

High resolution images from my portfolios:

Isle of Arran, Isle of Skye & the Isle of Eigg, Scotland,
Iceland, Easter Island & Patagonia

E-book format: Adobe Acrobat
Download format: Adobe Acrobat


Simplifying Composition

The how-to essentials

£11.99

This edition has been completely re-written and expanded to reflect Bruce's up to date teachings!

Synopsis

This version of Simplifying Composition is a distillation of all of Bruce's workshop teachings on composition in an up to date volume.

This e-book works extremely well as a companion to 'The Digital Darkroom' e-book as field work and post processing utilise the same visual awareness techniques!

 

Features

Adobe Acrobat PDF document, 68 Pages.

High resolution images from my portfolios:
Bolivia, Iceland, Patagonia & Scotland

E-book format: Adobe Acrobat
Download format: Adobe Acrobat


Understanding Light, with the Photographer’s Ephemeris

Using the Photographer’s Ephemeris

£11.99

This edition has been updated and expanded with new case studies!

If you understand light and how it affects the landscape throughout the day, then you'll have a good basis to begin making good landscape images. In this eBook, Stephen Trainor covers the principles of understanding light using The Photographer's Ephemeris, while Bruce provides case studies that illustrate how the application may be used.

This eBook covers subjects such as colour temperature, geodetics, twilight, sunrise & sunset, astrophotography, and how the quality of light varies through the day.

The Photographer's Ephemeris is available as a free Desktop application (Mac, PC, Linux).

Features

1 x Adobe Acrobat file.

E-book format: Adobe Acrobat
Download format: Zip file


The art of Tonal Adjustment - Tonal Relationships

Mastering tones and their relationships in your photograph

£11.99

The key to editing your work, is to understand the tonal relationships that are present in the work. 

By using the principles discussed in this ebook selectively during your editing sessions, you can reduce tonal distractions, help emphasise the right areas of the frame and aid in balancing the overall feel of your images. 

This e-book contains:

  1. Tonal Relationship Examples. By giving you some real-world examples of how Bruce chose to edit his work,

  2. Tonal Evaluation Techniques. Techniques that aid you in noticing and also correcting / adjusting tonal properties to the right degree.

Features

Adobe Acrobat PDF document, 41 Pages.

E-book format: Adobe Acrobat
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Advanced Photoshop Curves

Watch the Preview Video

This e-book comes with access to 7 on-line tutorial videos, totalling over 1 hour's worth of tuition on Photoshop Curves.

Including 1 hours worth of Video Tutorials
+ free copy of Fast Track to Photoshop!

£16.99

Photoshop’s curves adjustment tool is your gateway to fine tonal adjustment. It is an immensely powerful tool that once you become familiar with, will be at the core of all your editing in Photoshop for years to come.

Through the use of many editing examples and QuickTime movies I aim to cover in detail how the curves adjustment tool works and demonstrate its unparalleled power for the image editor.

Prerequisites

  • You need to already be using Photoshop to work with this e-Book.

  • You need to be familiar with Photoshop’s Curves, Layers and Masks.

  • For those who aren’t familiar, I’ve included a free copy of Fast-Track to Photoshop. I would recommend that you read this before attempting to understand the content of this e-Book.

Features

* 2 x Adobe Acrobat PDF documents.
* 15 PSD Photoshop example files.
* Access to several on-line video tutorials.

* E-book format: Adobe Acrobat
* Download format:  Zip file Containing 2 x PDF e-Books + 15 PSD Files, plus access to on-line video tutorials.


Complete Tonal Adjustments Bundle

The art of tonal Adjustment parts 1 & 2
+ free copy of Fast Track to Photoshop!

£26.99

Photoshop’s curves adjustment tool is your gateway to fine tonal adjustment. It is an immensely powerful tool that once you become familiar with, will be at the core of all your editing in Photoshop for years to come.

Through the use of many editing examples and QuickTime movies I aim to cover in detail how the curves adjustment tool works and demonstrate its unparalleled power for the image editor.

Prerequisites

  • You need to already be using Photoshop to work with this e-Book.

  • You need to be familiar with Photoshop’s Curves, Layers and Masks.

  • For those who aren’t familiar, I’ve included a free copy of Fast-Track to Photoshop. I would recommend that you read this before attempting to understand the content of this e-Book.

Features

* 3 x Adobe Acrobat PDF documents.
* 15 PSD Photoshop example files.
* Access to several on-line video tutorials.

E-book format: Adobe Acrobat
Download format:  Zip file Containing 3 x PDF e-Books + 15 PSD Files, plus access to on-line video tutorials.