M. Seth Jones writes about specialist post-processing workflows.

Combining traditional darkroom techniques with expert post-production insights and approaches, this is a collection of essays, lectures, notes and walk-throughs he has written and presented since he began teaching in 2007.

This post is an adaptation of a workshop on illustrative photo compositing first presented in 2015

Finished digital photo-illustration of Adidas NMD EQT concept sneaker by M. Seth Jones, completed entirely in Photoshop.

This post is an adaptation of a workshop on illustrative photo compositing first presented in 2015

This post was first presented as a lecture on beauty retouching in 2009

This post is a truncated version of a live seminar first presented on post-visualisation in 2011

Screenshot of before and after black & white post-processing by M. Seth Jones, completed in Adobe Photoshop. Unretouched image: Johnston, Frances Benjamin, photographer. Carver's Old Mill, Gordonsville vic., Albemarle County, Virginia. 1935. Image. Retrieved from the Library of Congress.

This post is a truncated version of a live seminar first presented on post-visualisation in 2011

Screenshot of work in progress comparison of First and Second Pass stages of black & white post-processing by M. Seth Jones, completed in Adobe Photoshop. Unretouched image: Johnston, Frances Benjamin, photographer. Carver's Old Mill, Gordonsville vic., Albemarle County, Virginia. 1935. Image. Retrieved from the Library of Congress.