Tips and tricks to help you start printing your own photos


posted Monday, May 21, 2018 at 9:30 AM EDT


It's great to view and share your photos online and there are many excellent ways to do so. However, it's tough to top a print. There's something special about holding your work in your hands and being able to share a physical print with others. If you're new to printing, it can feel a bit daunting as it often proves challenging -- and at times frustrating -- to turn your digital file into a pleasing physical print.

To help you get started with printing your photos, whether you are using a lab or printing at home, photographer Adam Karnacz has created a helpful video guide, seen below. There are a few things you need to know to ensure that your final print looks the way an image appears on your computer display. Adam is working with Lightroom, but his tips can be applied to working within other photo editors. If you want to get started on the right foot with printmaking, be sure to watch the full video below.

(Via First Man Photography