Most Recent Blog Posts on f64 Academy
Testing your camera lenses doesn't have to be rocket science! The first thing I do when I get a new wide angle lens is test it out. Before I run off and try to take some epic shots with it, I need to know all about it. What are its strengths and weaknesses? Does it...read more
Two Alternatives to Selective Color The Selective Color technique is something we all try at some point in our photography endeavors. The classic act of taking a color image, making it Black and White, but letting a single accent color of the subject matter show...read more
The Cinematic Matte Effect in Photoshop Have you ever seen a portrait that immediately evokes a mood in you? Maybe it feels nostalgic or warm, but you can't quite put your finger on why it feels that way. It is probably because the artist used a Cinematic...read more
What is f64 Academy
f64 Academy’s Mission
It is our goal to bring you the finest Photoshop and Photography education. As the aperture (f.64) implies, we deliver tack sharp, clear and concise education with a transparent mindset free of agendas and secrets. As an Academy we distinguish ourselves as scholars called to a higher standard to continually innovate on the art of Photography. We pledge to leave no photographer of any skill level behind in the process!
f64 Academy Goals
We know it takes more than just a great knowledge of Photoshop to build your skills as a photographer. That is why f.64 Academy was created, to help teach you all the skills you need to grow your business, learn the finer points of photography and have fun doing it.
f64 Academy is for Everyone!
No matter where you are in your photography journey there is something for you here at f.64 Academy. From Photoshop and Photography tips and tricks to gear reviews and Photography Business education it is our goal to make you one very well rounded Photographer.
What f64 Academy Offers
Each week you will get a fresh new tutorial, access to 200+ archived tutorials, dozens of Photoshop Actions and other tips and tricks to grow and succeed as a photographer.
Stick around and for a bit, we are sure you will love what you see!
What Others Are Saying About Blake’s Teaching Methods
This is the best site I have come across. The majority of other sites offer skill training and leave you feeling short changed when the total learning experience is very limited. Your site offers innovation on every occasion.Peter
Your tutorials are not only well written, but do not work on the premise that your audience are not ‘experts’, in other words, you tend to be quite specific about who you target.Colin
I appreciate the tutorials and the revelations you are sharing with everyone. A number of photographers won’t even tell you their camera settings let alone how they post processed. You have provided a number of people with new tools to add to their workflows.S. Karski
I have learned more about photography and photoshop in the last year from Blake, than I have from all other sources in the past decade.Jake McCluskey