How To Make a More Impactful Sunset or Sunrise

Golden Hour is the Holy Grail of photography. Capturing a beautiful sunset or sunrise can be the difference between a stunning image, and a flat image.

If we’ve done everything right in-camera, there is little for us to do in post-processing. However, as we all know, RAW files are almost devoid of contrast and colour. With just a few tweaks, we can turn that flat image into something beautifully impacting.

In this tutorial, we’ll look at a very effective technique in Photoshop that will help add more warmth and vibrancy to our Golden Hour images. Please follow the steps below the video if you prefer a written tutorial.   more …