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Luminosity Masks for Nature Photography Class

Discover how to use Luminosity Masks for controlling tone, blending exposures, controlling color, dodging and burning, as well as painting with light.

– with Joseph Rossbach

3:00 pm – 4:30 pm (New York Time), August 22, 2020



Streaming customers get free access to the recorded sessions.

Frequently Asked Questions

What happens if I cannot attend my Live Online Class Session?

We record all our live classes session. So if for some reason you cannot attend a live session you will have 1 year watch the the recorded video.

NOTE: Online classes are non-refundable.

What do I need to attend Live Class Session?

You will need a high-speed internet connection to attend our live online class.

We use Zoom Meetings to run our online classes. Zoom Meetings is compatible with all devices, including Mac and PC desktop computers and laptops, mobile phones, and tablet devices. If you're still not sure whether your device will work with our streaming services, try your device out by joining a test meeting at

NOTE: We do not recommend using your mobile phone to attend the meeting because of small screen size of mobile phone. You will get most out of your Online Classes if you are watching out live session on 13 inch or larger screen.

Can I access Online Classes after the Live Session?

Yes. We will attempt to record live presentation. Barring any unforeseen circumstances you will have 1 year access to the recorded video.

What's Included in our Online Classes?

Visual Wilderness Online classes is a live event. Here is what is included in our live online classes:

  • You will be able to watch and hear the instructors as they teach the class topic.
  • Our instructors use a variety of teaching materials in the online classes. These materials may include a Live video, Presentation, Post Processing and Field Videos and more.
  • You will be able to ask question during the Live Event using Zoom’s chat box. NOTE: You do not need a microphone to ask questions. All questions are submitted using the chat box.
  • We will send you a video recording of the class after the live session is completed.


  • Introduction
  • Brief overview of Luminosity Masks
  • Overview on how to use masks to control tone and color
  • Demonstration on how to blend exposures
  • Further examples showcasing dodging & burning and painting with light through the use of masks
  • Conclusion


  • Compatible with: Photoshop CC 2020 or later, Adobe Lightroom Classic.
  • Video Created with: Photoshop CC 2020 or later, Adobe Lightroom Classic.


  • Understand the true post-processing power and versatility of luminosity masks for nature photography
  • Discover how to easily blend bracketed images for maximum dynamic range
  • Explore techniques using luminosity masks to dodge and burn with precision
  • How pros use luminosity masks to paint with color for stunning nature images
  • Master how to make precise tonal and color adjustments to your landscape and nature images.
  • Learn to push beyond simple processing and take your images to the next level with tonal control over highlights, shadows, and color.

Easy-to-understand concepts with start-to-finish demonstrations on how to elevate your nature photography images through the power of luminosity masking.

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