Tutorials - Derek Sturman

Tutorials


Tracked Milky way Core composite Tutorial

Before - After

$20

Runtime:  2 hours and 10 minutes

Topics Covered:


- Exposing sky and foreground separately

- Separating Sky and Foreground for easy blending and masking

- Noise reduction

- Nebulosity effect and star reduction

- Contrast and color adjustments

- Dodging and Burning

- applying selective vignette

- camera settings used

- sharpening for print

- the orton effect

- sharpening for web


Milky Way Panorama Composite Tutorial

Before - After

$20

Runtime: 2 hours 22 minutes

Topics covered:


- Merging Full milky way panoramas

- Camera settings used to properly capture the milky way

- Capturing Foregrounds separate from skies

- Luminosity Masks

- Selective distortion and panorama blending to fit composition

- Noise reduction

- Milky way processing and color and contrast adjustments

- Blending light pollution into an exposure

- compositing images to look seamless




Ancient Wrath Processing tutorial:

$20              Runtime: 1 hour 20 minutes


In this premium Tutorial I will walk you through step by step, the entire processing workflow for this image from RAW to the image depicted. 


Topics covered:

- Selective distortion

- Using the Orton Effect

- Applying artistic Vignette

- Dodging and Burning

- Painting in effects in layers

- Noise reduction



Dark Patriarch Processing Tutorial:

Before - After

$10       Runtime:  1 hour 8 minutes 


In this premium Tutorial I will walk you through step by step, the entire processing workflow for this image from RAW to the image depicted.


 Topics covered:

- Blending Exposures

- Luminosity Masks

- Layer Masking

- Noise Reduction 

- Dodging and Burning

- Sharpening

- Selective Distortion

- Using the Orton Effect


The Disturbance

I am currently compiling a series of video instruction that will be available here in the near future.  


A list of open workshops will be posted below once they become available.


Private instruction is available upon request: Sturmanphoto@gmail.com


There are currently no open workshops scheduled for the near future, please check back in a few weeks.


Coming Soon

Processing Tutorial

Shattered


"Shattered" Processing Tutorial:

Coming soon, a premium video tutorial showing the post processing for "Shattered" From start to finish.  

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