The following are links to explanatory notes of tutorials that have been run by John Harvey at our Clubs monthly ‘Advanced Photography Group’ sessions – please feel free to have a look, but for the full training experience we recommend joining Ely Photographic Club! John has put a great deal of time and effort into preparing these guidance notes, and we hope that you find them useful, but please do not copy or otherwise use these documents without our consent.

This page contains links to all of the notes that were formerly on the Help Page of this website.

Taking photographs

Camera Settings and Techniques

Comparison Tables

Photography tips – taking landscape images

Photography tips – taking wildlife images

List of Photographers worth a look

General Post Processing

Noise Reduction and Sharpening

Post-processing in Lightroom – latest 2021 tutorials

File Handling

Lightroom Training – Part One

Lightroom training – Part Two

Pre 2021 tutorials

(these documents are still valid, but please bear in mind that Lightroom has been upgraded significantly since these tutorials were written)

Loading photos into Lightroom

Lightroom – Exporting Photos

Lightroom training (older versions) – Part One

Lightroom Training (older versions) – Part Two

Post-processing in Photoshop

Colour Grading

Photoshop Actions

Photoshop Basics for Photographers

Layers in Photoshop

Layer Masks in Photoshop

Removing Halos in Photoshop

Using Blend If to modify colours


These documents are © Ely Photography Club: Author – John Harvey