I'm Gavin Seim. I create Lightroom presets, Capture One styles Photoshop actions and workshops that make you a more effective photographer, Guaranteed
SHOP | Lightroom Presets, Capture One Styles and LUTS
The gorgeous portrait & color presets pack to complete your people session in creative ways | Learn More
Gavs Elegance4 Speed Masks and local adjustments make advanced Lightroom masking instant | Learn More
Gold-Chrome is warm nirvana for your photos. These Capture One styles and LR presets are magic | Learn More
All Seim presets work in Lightroom CC / Mobile / LR6 and PS RAW. They also include Styles for Capture One.
SHOP | Photography Photoshop Actions
Alchemist 2 is Gavin's retouching action system. It has everything from skin surface tools and glamour effects to color overlays and sharpening tools. It's incredibly easy to use, with dozens of actions that stack effortlessly. Alchemist 2 will take your retouching to the next level.
Lumist 2 - These game-changing actions are all about mastering light. Make Luminosity masking easy and fun. Lumist 2 lets you to see and edit zones in real time. It takes the power of luminosity making but makes it so much more simple, visual and powerful.
Emulsion 4 - These amazing actions bring the closest thing to the darkroom-style platinum and cyanotype and chemical tinting. You can’t get a look like this with presets, but the legendary Signature Emulsion pack makes authentic darkroom like toning easy in PS.
BlackRoom - When you want to go further to edit your best black and white, BlackRoom makes advanced atmospheric BW in Photoshop easy and fun. It builds amazing conversion that for fine art black and white that can be mixed, stacked and infinitely controlled.
Nitty Gritty - This action collection makes artistic looks and details magical. From amazing high depth effects to illustrative and portrait tools, it rounds off our actions by giving to a set dedicated to epic creative looks. Go beyond the edits of Alchemist with details, paints and more.
Sharpist - Finish with sharp vivid detail, SHARPist Photoshop actions give you quick results. A series of amazing sharpening combo tools that can be mixed and adjusted easily for prefect results in print or on screen.
Naked Darkroom - The stunning collection of amazing textures and darkroom borders. Made from real surfaces, negatives, and wet plates and all made easy with the amazing Naked Darkroom actions.
Photoshop FAST - Intimated by Photoshop? This workshop that teaches you how to use Photoshop in just 4 hours. By this time tomorrow you'll be editing, using actions for advanced retouching and even pixel painting.
SHOP | Master Photography Workshops
Exposed - Gavin's award winning master-class that teaches you everything you need to know to master light. From the Zones system, to metering and more importantly understanding what makes light work. That's why Exposed won the coveted Hot One Award from PPA!
Photo Perfect - Knowing light is not enough. You need space, position and line. You need composition! Photo Perfect is the Gavin's second Master-class. Go a journey of thousands of miles as we explore what makes the perfect photo.
Retouching Magic - Gavin's original retouching workshop focuses on giving you the skills for high level cloning, pixel painting and retouching in Photoshop. When you're done you'll be a little more of a painter with light and have the skills to editing for photos with a new level of refinement.
Super Workflow - Where Sliders teaches you a deeper edit, Super Workflow shows you how to do everything fast. It's a course you can finish in an afternoon that will save you countless hours in the editing room as you master the grid edit, learn better batch edits and work FAST!
Photoshop FAST - Gavin's new 2022 workshop that teaches you how to use Photoshop in just 4 hours. By this time tomorrow you'll be editing, using included actions for advanced retouching and even pixel painting. This game changing workshop will demystify the magic Photoshop.
Sliders - This is a class about understanding what your sliders do and the making nuances of deep editing easy. It mostly takes place in Lightroom but the principles will apply to nearly any RAW-style image editor.
I started photography when I was 12 and earned a Masters in photography. But that degree means nothing, results do! I was tired of low quality tools backed by nothing. So I built a system for photographers that's 100% GUARANTEED! These are the original Lightroom presets, Photoshop Actions and Capture One Styles since 2007.