In this video tutorial, the experienced full-time landscape photographer Aliaume Chapelle is showing his entire workflow in Adobe Lightroom Classic and Topaz Denoise AI on how to retouch a beautiful Northern Light photo. You can follow the entire tutorial without Topaz since Aliaume is comparing the results of the standalone software with the ones from Adobe Lightroom at the end.
Besides all the subtle improvements you will learn how to perfectly balance the colors and find the correct white point in such a dark scene to remove the color cast. Also covered is how to denoise your image correctly in different ways after you took a high ISO photo like this one.
Aliaume Chapelle is an ambassador for Sony Belgium and well-known for his beautiful and moody photos around Belgium and France. After giving many photo workshops around the globe, he knows best about issues beginners have and what to focus on in his online lessons here on Locationscout. Therefore he is teaching his various techniques in an easy and replicable way.
This video is part of our "From Start to Finish"-series where photographers share their entire workflow without hiding the interesting parts and details that often matter the most to create a unique and special result.