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Shoot Like a Pro: Editing Outdoor PhotosLearn how to enhance your photos using several photo software programs including Photoshop and Lightroom.
With digital photography, shooting is just the start. The technology lets you optimize images after you take them. Michael Clark, author of Adobe Photoshop Lightroom: A Professional Photographer’s Workflow, shares these tips on polishing images in any program. Photos by BACKPACKER Photo Department. Also, be sure to check out the entire "Shoot Photos Like a Pro" series of articles.
For example, in this photo, we've lightened the hiker without lightening the sky. "This can take you from zero to hero pretty fast," says Clark.