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Top 10 YouTube channels to study photo editing for free

Top 10 YouTube channels to study photo editing for free

 In this article we'll discuss the top YouTube channels specialized in photo editing which are FREE and available for everybody.

The photo retouching process is a difficult, time and energy consuming work which requires a lot of professional skills not only in using such photo softwares like Adobe Photoshop, Adobe Lightroom, Capture One, Serif PhotoPlus, and Corel PaintShop, but also in knowing your way around the photo composition building, posing, lightning techniques, etc.

The digital art world is not a place that is entirely inviting to regular people. Everybody knows that cameras, lenses, lightning are expensive. Photography and image retouching are not the easiest things to learn. Older generations cling tightly to tradition. You may find only little sharing of really qualitative information. Photoshop, Lightroom and others are a bear to learn. Photography business can be rough for artist minds, unfortunately, nobody tells the truth. Getting better doesn't happen overnight.

In this article we’ll discuss the top online lessons, YouTube channels, and blogs specialized in photo editing which are FREE and available for everybody.

FixThePhoto online editing service has made a list of YouTube channels that will help and inspire photographers both pros and amateurs as well as improve their photography and post-production skills.

1. DigitalRev TV

 editing channel

Subscribers: 1 572 986+

Views: 310 171 460+

DigitalRev is a social network, online superstore and TV channel built for photo-loving people. Whether you are professional or beginner, fashion model or creative director, photojournalist or art student, you will find a lot of fun and inspirational conversations await. This photography news site is full of videos about camera reviewing, photographing and picture editing techniques, professional photographers interviewing etc.

2. Photoshop Tutorials by Phlearn

Subscribers 1 024 646+ 

Views: 55 743 896

Phlearn channel's been created for people who want to connect with a real person who has been through all of the photography world and tells the truth. This is a community of people who are not afraid of new world of Photography and Editing. These guys actually care about everybody, and do not just pretend to. Here you'l find free daily educational tutorials for people interested in Photoshop and photography, and also pro-full length tutorials on their most popular images released every week.

3. Tony & Chelsea Northrup

Subscribers 513 794+ 

Views: 45 512 091+

If you want to master photography, this channel is precisely for you. It was created by Tony Northrup the author of 2012-2013 #1 photography book, "Stunning Digital Photography" the first ever Gold Honoree of the Benjamin Franklin Digital Award, and a full-time editor, designer, and co-photographer, Chelsea Knowles. These pros suggest photography tips and tutorials, camera and lens reviews, Photoshop and Lightroom tips, weekly photography news and photo reviews, weekly live shows which everybody can join in on every Thursday at 5 p.m.

4. Adorama 

Subscribers 454 962+

Views: 48 100 477+

AdoramaTV is a source for videos related to photography, video and audio. This channel has got over a dozen hosts that share their experiences, knowledge and tips. Here you'll find everything from studio lighting, video, and compact cameras to Photoshop, audio gear and photographers' interviews.

5. Matt Granger 

Subscribers 431 034+

Views: 73 131 418+

This channel was made by Matt Granger, a portrait photographer and educator who hails from Sydney, Australia. He provides video tips for any level photographers and retouchers about photography, tricks and reviews. If running your own professional photography business is a dream of yours, then there's plenty of interesting tips to be gleaned from these videos.

6. Jared Polin 

Subscribers 530 373 +

Views: 76 897 006+

If you're looking to take better photos or you're not sure how to use your camera or simply want to pick up a few photography tips, then you are in the right place. This photographer's goal is to make "Fun and Informative" videos to help photographers of all skill levels. Here you'll find the best photography video/audio podcast posting on Mondays. Other series include "Real World Reviews," "5 Min Portraits," "Unboxing and Sniff Tests," "Rapid Fire Critiques," and much more. It's a great channel to study photography for free!

7. B and H 

Subscribers 454 538+

Views: 59 949 255+

B&H Photo is where photographers go to learn and be inspired by daily videos filled with tips and tricks, featuring some of the best names in photography and video. Here you'll find reviews, tutorials, interviews, and more. Since 1973 B&H Photo Video has established itself as the place to go for the best prices and service for photographic, audio, video, computer, and home entertainment needs. But the retail world has changed dramatically since they first opened their doors and with the advent of the Internet the parameters of their NY Super Store have expanded well beyond the corner of 9th Avenue and 34th Streets. Today the world is their store and it exists wherever you are just when you log onto their website.

8. Alphabet Photography

Subscribers 11 470+

Views: 49 811 788+

This is the YouTube Channel for the Original Alphabet Photography Company. Alphabet Photography Inc. is the original and leading company in the letter art industry, and boasts the largest collection of photographs collected from all over the world. With letter photos from London, Paris, New York and more, they are confident that you will enjoy your Alphabet® Photography experience. On this channel they share their experience in photo art.

9. Serge Ramelli 

Subscribers 337 723 +

Views: 18 102 662 +

He's a French photographer who is from Paris, fortunately, this channel is in English.  He mostly shoots landscapes photography, but also does some portraits composites. On this channel you will find lots of Lightroom, Photoshop and photography tutorials, as well as his weekly podcast. FixThePhoto editing company highly recommends his videos about Lightroom actions and lessons. He is really good at it, you will simply catch and understand this program with his help.

10. Karl Taylor 

Subscribers 323 864 +

Views: 19 043 792+

This professional photographer and image editor has been a prof for more than 15 years. His photos are published worldwide and he often collaborates with some of the world's top companies.  He became involved in the photography training market some years ago after hosting lectures in photography and finding he had a knack for explaining the subject in an entertaining and understandable way. Since then Karl has become very passionate about his Masterclass Training Series and is keen to demonstrate professional but achievable photography techniques in the simplest way. He writes the scripts, formulates the ideas and formats the programs and training as well as presenting and shooting.

There's plenty of methods out there which are dedicated to post production photo editing and shooting techniques, and many that cater for those who are new to the craft by breaking down the many aspects of photography into small, easy-to-digest video, written or audio segments.

The tips at our photo editing site are quite possibly the best collection of photography tips ever too. It has many photos before and after retouch, covers the most popular Photoshop tricks without bombarding you with technical and complicated terms, also you may find the information about the best photo editors in the world, the genres of digital art, international photography competitions, photography techniques, etc.

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Hi there, I'm Ann Young - a photographer, photo retoucher and of course, journalist. Here on FixThePhoto blog you can find all of my reviews, photography and photo editing tips, pricing guides, and photography experiments.




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