Effective Photo Editing Uses Dramatic Effects

Dramatic Effects Can Give Punch to Your Photos
Daylight Photos — See All Four Pages of Effects

Adding dramatic effects breathes new life into photos  The dramatic effects that Warren Camp offers include color correction and replacement, image enhancement, custom filters, out-of-frame pop-outs, and numerous special effects, such as the popular HDR (high dynamic range) toning and the retro and vintage looks.

On three pages, Warren presents dramatic effects that he's added to daylight, dusk, and evening photos. Also see how he dramatically enhanced photo colors on this page.


— Page 1 —  Of four Dramatic Effects pages


Dramatic Effects — Daylight Photos

First Daylight Dramatic Effect  Move your cursor on then off this daylight image to see the after effect. Warren added punch to the traveling train, intensified the colors of the bridge, sky, and water, and created a dark vignette to highlight the action.


Photo by Brian Matiash


Second Dramatic Effect  Move your cursor on then off this image to see the dramatic effect that Warren gave this landscape photo of a man on a mountain by intensifying the colors of the green hillside and the blue sky.


Photo from PHlearn

Download the full-size after photo.


Third Dramatic Effect  Move your cursor on then off this image to see the dramatic effect that Warren gave this tulip farm photo by intensifying key colors, tones, and texture.


Photo by Brian Matiash

Download the full-size before and after tulip farm images.


Fourth Dramatic Effect  Move your cursor on then off this image to see how Warren drew attention from the drab vista and flat landscape to the boat's colorful and rich details by replacing the sky and enriching key elements throughout.

Photo by Brian Matiash


Fifth Dramatic Effect  Move your cursor on then off this oil-painting image to see how its dynamic yellow and orange tones were antiquated by adding grain and using a special aging technique called Daguerreotype.

Antonio Cerise's depiction of Pontius Pilate presenting a scourged Christ to the people (1871)

Download the full-size before and after images of Cerise's "Encore homo!" (Behold the man!).





More "Dramatic Effects" Pages

Daylight Photos  |  Dusk Photos  |  Evening Photos

Color Enhancement


And these "High-Dynamic Range" pages

HDR Opener  |  HDR Outdoors  |  HDR Indoors  |  HDR Portraits


here See this video: Color Saturation, highlighting the transition from black and white to true color, with background music by impressionist Marshall Styler.


In addition to Warren's four dramatic effects pages,
see the large collection of WCD's unique photo edit pages in the left column.




Don't wait any longer to showcase your photo presentations. Contact Warren Camp Design today, at 209-795-7661, to discuss your upcoming campaign and learn how Warren can utilize his digital artistry skills to enhance and give prominence to your photos.