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We are so excited to share these incredible photos from our Pretty Presets and Actions photo community with you. It's always so hard to narrow it down. Below are our favorites from the shared images in the Pretty Presets community! Thank you to everyone who submitted an image, and congratulations to all the photographers featured below. We're so grateful to be surrounded by so many talented and inspiring photographers.
We have listed our winners below, followed by fourteen honorable mentions. Thank you so much for joining us, and please come back soon for another fun photo challenge.
If one of your images was featured, please be sure to grab a Photo Challenge Favorite Badge at the bottom of this post, showcasing that you were featured on our website (great for marketing to your clients)!
Jennie and Tina, we're so excited to extend each of you a $150 gift card! Congratulations! Thank you both for inspiring us this week with your beautiful work. We will be reaching out to you with your $150 gift cards.
Thank you for sharing your talent with us throughout 2023 and making this photo challenge so much fun!
All gorgeous photos featured on this page were edited in Lightroom using Pretty Presets for Lightroom and/or Pretty Actions for Photoshop. Special thanks to Brittany for sharing her image above edited with Pretty Presets!
Captured by the talented Jennie Goetz. Edited with the MUSE Evolution Preset Collection! Muse 05, background color boost, background temp warm, subject clothes color pop, subject skin portrait retouch.
Captured by the talented Tina Auten. Edited with Salted Evolution Preset Collection. Salted 05, Abalone profile, Tone Shadows soft, Hightlights are, Sharpen +75, Noise Reduction +25, Grain II, Soft Vignette II, and Soft Center Light.
Here are our other favorite best of 2023 photos we loved from the PRETTY community! Enjoy these photos as inspiration for your next photo session.
Captured by the talented Katlyn Sipkema. Edited with Dubai from the Dark and Moody Millennium Collection.
Captured by the talented Joni Eskridge. Edited with Au Naturel preset from the Clean & Colorful Millennium Preset Collection; PP Bonus Bokeh, Sunshower; Warm Haze Left and Right preset from the Illuminate Preset Collection.
Captured by the talented Jennie Goetz. Edited with Clean Bright Color preset from the Clean and Colorful Millennium Collection.
Captured by the talented Amber Johnson-Kerrigan. Edited with MUSE 01 from the the MUSE Evolution Preset Collection.
Captured by the talented Devin Browning. Edited with Freesia preset, warm center light, soft vignette (retired).
Captured by the talented Brandi Mueller. Edited with Quick Clean and presets from the Salted Evolution Preset Collection.
Captured by the talented Amber Johnson-Kerrigan. Edited with Pretty Actions PURE Color Workflow!
Captured by the talented Sandy Glenn. Edited with the Clean Edit Portrait Workflow!
Captured by the talented Samantha Overby. Edited with the Sahara preset from the Warm and Organic Millennium Collection.
Captured by the talented Joni Eskridge. Edited with Au Naturel preset from the Clean & Colorful Millennium Collection.
Captured by the talented Tina Auten. Edited with Salted 08, Soft Vignette II, Sharpen +75, Noise Reduction +25, Grain II, WB Auto from the SALTED Evolution Preset Collection, and finished with the Pretty Actions Portrait and Retouch.
Captured by the talented Brittany King. Edited with Reverie preset from the Dark and Moody Millennium Collection
Captured by the talented Brandi Mueller. Edited with the Quick Clean preset and finished with the Sun Glow Sunset preset from the SALTED Evolution Preset Collection.
If you were featured today, please feel free to feature our Best of 2023 Badge for your blog or website. This is always a great way to showcase your talents to current and prospective clients.
To claim your Photo Challenge Winner Badge, follow the three steps below, or you can just copy and paste the code below into your website or blog post.
1. Right-click on the badge above to copy or select "Save As" to save to your computer. If you're on a Mac, you can also click and drag it to your desktop.
2. Then, upload it to your blog or website.
3. Finally, link it directly back to this blog post with the following URL: https://www.lightroompresets.com/blogs/pretty-presets-blog/top-photos-of-2023
Thank you all for joining us this week! Be sure to join our Pretty Presets Facebook Community. We would love to have you join us for our next photo challenge coming soon!
Laura is married and has two children who keep life exciting. She loves people, capturing beauty and enjoys a spending time with her family. She is the Co-Founder of PRETTY (Pretty Presets, Pretty Actions + Pretty Forum).