Edit the Milky Way

In part one of my three-part tutorial series, I describe how I photograph the galactic core of the Milky Way and blend two separate exposures together. Follow along as I give you an in-depth look into my non-destructive editing workflow using Adobe Photoshop to apply layer adjustments, create & edit layer masks, incorporate dodge & burn layers, and apply noise reduction to hone your fundamental skills. If you are new to Adobe Photoshop and/or Bridge, I HIGHLY recommend watching this tutorial first.

Running Time: 124 Minutes
Difficulty: Beginner
Download Size: 1.83GB (4K), 731MB (HD)

Tutorial Preview

We can tell you’re excited about learning how to photograph the night sky. The Milky Way passes over you every night so don’t waste another opportunity to capture it. Watch this short excerpt from our tutorial series to get a feel for what you are about to purchase because we see some amazing images in your future!

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What is included with my purchase?

We provide you with the following digital files in each tutorial you purchase:
  • Video file (see below for format and resolution)
  • RAW image files (Yep, the original files Brad captured out in the field)
  • A compressed PSD (Photoshop file so you can open it in the program)
  • A compressed JPG of the finished file
  • A ‘Read Me’ PDF file with additional instructions

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You will receive a download link via email immediately after purchase. All videos & files are delivered electronically.

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Brad Goldpaint

“Two great passions of mine are wilderness travel and experiencing the drama of a night sky. I combine my passions with photography by teaching night sky workshops to people just like you. Come explore the magic of the Milky Way with me as it travels each night over unique landscapes within the Western US.”

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