Pushing the limits of your RAW files

Raw files have a much greater dynamic range than what jpeg’s can offer. It’s possible to pull down highlights and/or push up your exposure to bring out details that you may not have known was there. In this video we show you how we pushed the limits of a RAW file to completely transform the final image.

Here’s a before and after of the original file.

(Use the slider in the middle of the image to see the difference)

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  1. Mark, I just found your website and just saw your video Pushing the limits of your RAW files……Wow! Can’t wait watch your other videos. So easy to understand! Thanks for sharing your knowledge. You now have a new fan!


  2. Thank you Mark!! I’ve used Photoshop for years, but just didn’t understand Lightroom until just now.. great video, showing just everything LR is capable of!! Thank you!!

  3. Thank you Mark for the simple and perfect explanation of using Lightroom. Please do keep posting such videos which would really be a great help for armatures like me. Thank you once again.

  4. Hi Mark,
    I have watched a number of similar landscape video’s but I have to say yours is by far the best explanation on how to edit RAW Files, simple and just very easy to understand!
    Keep those video’s rolling Mark, you are doing a fantastic job!
    Much appreciated.

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