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How to Cull a Wedding with Photo Mechanic and Lightroom
Using Mastin Labs presets will speed up your workflow, but there’s something else that will drastically reduce time spent editing before you even touch a slider, and that’s Photo Mechanic. Read more
How to Edit Newborn Photos
Babies grow up incredibly fast, and that is why so many new parents choose to hire a newborn photographer to capture that short precious window where their mini is impossibly tiny. One day, maybe the day that the little human... Read more
How To Edit Bright And Vivid
If you want a Bright and Vivid look, Adventure Everyday Original is the tool for the job. Read more
How To Edit Vibrant And Airy
If you'd like a light and airy look but with a little more kick, Fujicolor Pushed is the ideal preset pack for you. Read more
How To Edit Warm And Neutral
Portra Original emulates three speeds of the classic film often used for portraiture, Kodak Portra. Each version of Portra has individual characteristics, but all of them give a Warm and Neutral look. Read more
How To Edit In Black And White
With three presets based on black and white Ilford films, Ilford Original is the one to check out if you're looking for a quintessential Black and White look. Read more
How to Get a Bold & Balanced Look
Choosing the right Mastin Labs pack for your intended look is key to getting the editing results you want. If a bold and balanced look is what you're after look no further than Fujicolor Everyday Original. Read more
How to Edit in Artificial Light
Understanding how to work with the many different types of light in this world will help you differentiate from the pack and be prepared to get the job done regardless of the weather forecast. Read more
How To Shoot And Edit Boudoir Photography
Mastin Labs is a household name among wedding and portrait photographers who are in love with the light and airy look you get with the Fujicolor Original pack, but moody boudoir folks, we've got something special for you, too. Read more
Photography Business Website Review with Kirk Mastin
Your website is one way potential clients can get to know you. If you aren't putting your best face forward with an informative and easy-to-navigate website, you could be slashing your earning potential. Read more
How to Use Lightroom's Perspective Tools
Perspective control can make or break a line-heavy photo, and learning to use Lightroom’s Transform tools can make all the difference. Read more
How To Use Mastin Labs Presets In Adobe Camera RAW
If you’re wondering what the differences between Adobe Capture RAW and Lightroom are or you’re curious how to use Adobe Camera RAW, we’ve got answers. Read more
How to Edit a Variety of Skin Tones
For a portrait photographer with a Mastin Labs-centric workflow, choosing the right preset or style (that’s Capture One lingo for preset) is vital to doing your subject’s skin justice. Read more
How To Shoot And Edit Dark And Moody Photos
“Dark and Moody” and “Light and Airy” are phrases that are frequently tossed around in photographer circles. They describe an overarching look and feel that encapsulates the light, tones, and processing of an image. Read more
How to Edit In a Light & Airy Style in Lightroom
During this live session, Kirk teaches the recipe for achieving a Light & Airy look! Read more
How to Edit Greens in Lightroom With Mastin Labs Presets
Join our Founder Kirk Mastin for this Facebook Live Editing session where he walks you through how to tame and maintain greens using Mastin Labs Presets for Lightroom. Read more
How to Edit Skin Tones in Lightroom with Mastin Labs Presets
Join our Founder Kirk Mastin for this Facebook Live Editing session where he walks you through how to dial in skin tones to perfection using Mastin Labs Presets for Lightroom. Read more
Edit a Wedding in Under 2 Hours
Watch Kirk edit this real wedding, from start to finish, in 1 hour and 20 minutes in both Lightroom and Capture One. Read more