Table of Contents

This is a list of blog posts in reverse chronological order.

TK8: Hidden features

Comparing Masks: Lightroom/Camera Raw vs. TK8

iPhone · tography: All Souls Procession

Burning and Dodging with Contrast

The TK8 Triple Play in 2022: Status update


Now Available: TK8 version 1.2.2

A Shout-Out to Dave Kelly

The Joy of Printing: Owning a printer

“Producing Better Prints” video series now available

Exposure Blending with TK8: Two methods

TK8 version 1.1.3 is now available

iPhone · tography: 20 reasons to try it

iPhone · tography

Umpqua Autumn – Complete Workflow:  Photographing from the center

Coming Soon: Umpqua Autumn–Complete Workflow video by Sean Bagshaw

Now Available: TK8 version 1.1.1

Water Droplet Photography: Small drops that make a big splash

Masking in Lightroom/Camera Raw: Two perspectives

Local Light: Sketch-o-graphs

TK Quick Tip: Better vignettes via masks (Think H, S, and L.)

TK8 Update: Version 1.0.3 now available

TK8: Color grading with masks

Personalizing TK8

TK8: New features list and videos

Coming Soon: TK8

Updates: Paint Contrast video and TK8-beta with Photoshop 22.5

The Linear Profile: A new beginning in Lightroom and Camera Raw

Linear Profile Follow-Up, Triple Play Actions, Luminosity Mask Workflow

The Perfect Mask and Vignettes/Spotlights

Vibrance, Saturation, Smart Orton: A closer look at what the TK7 panel can do

Thorn-scapes and Five Lessons

Photoshop v 22.4.0: How it affects the TK panel

More TK7 Go panel videos from Dave Kelly

TK8-beta: Video plus more information

Free Update: TK8-beta

More TK7 videos from Dave Kelly

The Complete Guide to Smart Object Techniques: A new video series by Sean Bagshaw

TK7 Go Module: A video by Dave Kelly

Sean Bagshaw on the PhotoPills channel

The Photo Series: Challenge your creativity

Luminosity Mask Masterclass: A new video series by Sean Bagshaw

NEW and FREE: TK Lum-Mask plugin for Adobe Photoshop 2021

Local Light

TK7 Go panel workflow

TK7: Update 2020

Photoshop Essentials: A new course by Sean Bagshaw

The Saguaro Project

TK Quick Tip: Layer Mask mode

Add YOUR Photoshop actions to the TK7 panel (new method)

Two ways to make color masks

TK Quick Tip: Frequency separation

Infinity Color Masks: A closer look

TK Quick Tip: Mask-the-Rapid-Mask

TK Quick Tip: “My Channels” masks

Infinity color mask magic

TK7 Update: Infinity color masks and more

Sean’s Favorite Photoshop Techniques, Volume 2

Make-It-Glow: A favorite TK7 action

Stunning shadow and highlight details with the TK7 Triple Play

Sean Bagshaw’s TK7 workflow

The TK7 panel for Photoshop CC

Linked vs. unlinked smart objects

Sean’s Favorite Photoshop Techniques: A new video course from Sean Bagshaw

Fixing dark prints with a Darks-1 luminosity mask

TK Actions Quick Tip: Three ways to use Levels and Curves

TK Actions Quick Tip: Reusing saved luminosity masks

TKActions V6 and Photoshop CC 2019

TK Actions Quick Tip: Developing a quality night sky

The V6 RapidMask2 Module: Any mask, any time

Monochrome 2: Toning with TKActions V6

Monochrome 1: Black and white conversions with TKActions V6

TK Actions Quick Tip: Split toning

TKActions Quick Tip: Cloud sculpting

Saturation Masks 2: How to make and use “true” 16-bit saturation masks

Saturation Masks 1: The problem with Photoshop’s HSB/HSL filter

New Complete Workflow video series by Sean Bagshaw: Lake Bled

TKActions Quick Tip: Exposure blending

TK Actions Quick Tip: Five favorite features

TKActions V6: New modules

“Briscoe Light”

Brightness adjustments using Selective Color and luminosity masks

TK Basic V6 panel: New and FREE!

Complete Workflow: Northland−A new video series by Sean Bagshaw

RapidMask2: The first TKActions V6 module

TKActions V5 Quick Tip #7 – Rapid Mask Module: Normal vs. Auto-Apply Mode

TKActions V5 Quick Tip #6: Masking a Mask

TKActions V5 Quick Tip #5: Dodging, Burning, and Luminosity Painting

V5 Quick Tip #4: Off-Center Midtone Masks

V5 Quick Tip #3: Luminosity Mask Basics And The V5 Intro Module

TKActions V5−updated and improved

V5 Quick Tip #2: Modifying Masks

TKActions V5: The next step in luminosity masks

Luminosity Masks 10th Anniversary−A brief history of how it all started

Infinity Monochromes

TK Infinity Mask panel

Classic Luminosity Masking

Infinity Mask and Zone-Picker

TKActions V4 — A New Panel for Luminosity Masks and Beyond

16-bit Luminosity Masks: Do they make a difference?

How to Make 16-bit Luminosity Masks

Luminosity Masks for Black and White

Update — 10 October 2014

1-2-3-4: Simplifying Luminosity Masks

Zone Masks

Choosing Sides Part 4: Orton Lights

Choosing Sides Part 3: Detailed Darks

Choosing Sides Part 2: Using Luminosity Masks to Sharpen Images

Choosing Sides Part 1: Using Luminosity Masks to Fix Halos

Inverted Masks, Masked Luminosity Painting, Blurred Masks

Listening to the Light – Examples in Image Development – Part 2

Listening to the Light – Examples in Image Development

Painted Masks

eBooks from My Friends

FAQs About Luminosity Masks

Edge-burning by Luminosity Painting through the Basic Mid-tones

Saturation Painting

Softening Contrast, Balancing Light

Falling Down

Cloud Sharpening

My Favorite Photoshop Technique