Category Archives: photo editing

Photo Editing Tip: Using Presets

Presets (aka filters) are an excellent way to speed up your editing process. Presets allow you to apply your preferred edits in ONE CLICK! In Lightroom (desktop and mobile), you can save your own presets if you find yourself making the same exact edits over + over again or you can import presets from other...

Photo Editing Tip: Editing Skin

One really common mistake made when editing photos is over editing skin. Skin smoothing apps and filters are really, really popular right now, but in my opinion they often look very obviously fake (people have freckles, friends… and it’s ok!) Instead of applying an automatic overall skin smooth, I prefer to do manual spot cleanup to...

Photo Editing Tip: Editing Whites

One really common mistake made by cameras is incorrect whites. Phone cameras are progressing constantly and they’re really great, but they don’t always nail the exposure or color of your image. This can lead to being discouraged by your photography skills and the resulting photos. But, good news! It’s easy to bring back the brightness and...

Photo Editing Tip: Editing Color

One really common mistake that’s made when editing photos is over saturation. With the prevalence of filters, this is really easy to do…. take a photo, slap on a filter, and post it on social media. (Only to realize months or years later that the photo doesn’t look anything like the real moment and you...

Category Archives: photo editing

how to restore old photos in adobe photoshop

Last year I took on a special photo restoration project- my parent’s wedding photos. For their 40th wedding anniversary I digitized + color restored their faded photos and turned them into a beautiful new album (you can read more about that project in this post). As I shared about that project on social media, I...

Photo Editing Tip: Using Presets

Presets (aka filters) are an excellent way to speed up your editing process. Presets allow you to apply your preferred edits in ONE CLICK! In Lightroom (desktop and mobile), you can save your own presets if you find yourself making the same exact edits over + over again or you can import presets from other...

Photo Editing Tip: Editing Skin

One really common mistake made when editing photos is over editing skin. Skin smoothing apps and filters are really, really popular right now, but in my opinion they often look very obviously fake (people have freckles, friends… and it’s ok!) Instead of applying an automatic overall skin smooth, I prefer to do manual spot cleanup to...

Photo Editing Tip: Editing Whites

One really common mistake made by cameras is incorrect whites. Phone cameras are progressing constantly and they’re really great, but they don’t always nail the exposure or color of your image. This can lead to being discouraged by your photography skills and the resulting photos. But, good news! It’s easy to bring back the brightness and...

Photo Editing Tip: Editing Color

One really common mistake that’s made when editing photos is over saturation. With the prevalence of filters, this is really easy to do…. take a photo, slap on a filter, and post it on social media. (Only to realize months or years later that the photo doesn’t look anything like the real moment and you...

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Actually, my name is Casey. As a newborn I resembled Fred Flintstone so my parents nicknamed me Freddy and it stuck. I am a professional photo organizer (yes, that's a thing!) who helps people all over the world make sense of their photo mess through organizing services and self-paced online courses.

 

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