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Create beautiful colour from your work and find inspiration for the coming season. 

"Working with colour palettes and learning how to take those colours through from your photography into your portfolio will give your work a professional advantage."

Sarah Gardner - February 2023

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Welcome to February 

This months creative publication pfd focuses on finding colour, working with glassware and making floral hearts and beautiful flower carpets.

I share my top 13 tips for heartfelt social media posting and explain step-by-step how to create colour swatch palettes from your own photographs in Photoshop.

There are 2x colour swatch templates (.psd files) included with this months edition so you can work to the same formate as used in the published examples.


Format: PDF Download only form home printing or digital reading.

Publication size: 82MB 
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Customer Reviews
(written in response to previous publication) 

Angelia wrote:
"It's beautifully designed and I love your photos. Seeing example is very helpful but the bonus in learning some Photoshop and how we may use these images for our portfolio".

Wendy wrote:
"Loved this publication. Sarah is an inspirational teacher and her style is simply beautiful". 

Carol wrote:
"Your choice of words made the reading sweet, delightful and picturesque."

Floyd wrote:
"I really enjoyed the publication especially interesting to read the information on journalling, craft and product photography. There was a flow to the whole publication. I thought the photographs were particularly beautiful."

Arlene wrote:
"It is a wonderful read and filled with inspiration. But most importantly, it is so well written, your choice of words was so carefully thought out which makes for delightful reading."

Louise wrote:
"Thank you Sarah for all your hard work, this is beautiful! I found your photography and prompts so inspiring."

Jenny wrote:
"The PDF is so inspirational and well put together, Sarah your artistic abilities shine through in every aspect and it's just want I signed up for to grow and learn. Thank you!'



Art Beyond the Lens Processing with Digital Textures
by Sarah Gardner

Explore the pages of my book and learn everything I know about working with digital textures. Follow step-by-step guides on how to apply and remove textures in Adobe Photoshop. 

Published by Focal Press in 2012 and available from Amazon, Waterstones and Barns and Noble.



2023 Retirement Notice on all Beyond the Lens Action Collections

Things are changing, and after 10 years I'm retiring my Beyond the Lens Action Collections. After these Actions have been retired they will be removed from sale and future download. All Actions on currently on sale until 30th January 2023.

Full Terms & Conditions of purchase apply

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