Camera and Lens Used: Canon 7D Mark II, 15-135
ISO, Aperture, Shutter Speed: f/5.6, SS 1/125
Software Used: Photoshop
Actions/Presets Used: Inspire Photoshop Actions, Newborn Necessities Photoshop Actions
Extra Details:

Manual Edits:

  • Cloned blanket to extend it and remove wrinkles and Christmas lights
  • Cloned and spot healed Santa Hat to remove white stitching
  • Used a bokeh stock image for lighting in the background.

Newborn Necessities Photoshop Actions:

  • Spotlight
  • Paint on Red Baby Fix
  • Paint on Jaundice Fix
  • Paint on Gray Skin Fix
  • Cake Smash Color Pop on “1st” in Baby’s 1st Christmas to improve visibility, than painted light on the white “1st” stitching
  • My Dreams – changed brown blanket on the baby to white, painted it with light (In the Spotlight) to lighten up, than painted dark (Under the Blanket) to give it depth.
  • Magic Baby Lotion
  • Print Sharpie

Manually straightened and cropped the image.


Image Title: MCP to the rescue!
By: Rocheal Matthews
Studio: Rocheal Photography
Website: http://www.rochealphotography.com

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