This package consists of three videos, a PSD-file, a Lightroom preset and even an in-depth article in which we up your game in your entire workflow of aurora photography.
Video 1: Captioned Aurora post-processing video using only Lightroom
Video 2: Captioned Pre-processing a focus stack in Lightroom or Camera Raw and merging it together in Photoshop
Video 3: Captioned Post-Processing of our result from video 2, using all the latest techniques
Lightroom Preset: One click processing of the northern lights (use this as a starting point and save hours of your time)
3000+ word article that helps to forecast, shoot and process the northern lights
PSD-file (resized) of ‘The Night and the Silent Water’ with every adjustment still present
Read-me file linking to additional tools
This really is a complete tutorial and I trust this will get you to the next level in post-processing not just the aurora, but many more landscape subjects as well.
What Will I Learn?
There’s FOUR HOURS of video material, in which you will learn:
Creating a great looking image using just Lightroom
Using Lightroom to pre-process a focus stack
Aligning for Focus Stacking in Photoshop
Blending a Focus Stack automatically and by hand
Combining the best parts of a stack
Creative Controlled Warping
Dodging for detail
Bringing back red aurora
Luminosity Selections (RGB Channels and Tony Kuyper’s luminosity masks)
Post-Processing for a dramatic film-look
Orton effect creation and control
Export for the Web