Tutorial: Creating a Home-Studio in a Small Space. You will be SO impressed when you see her 'studio' images. I've hung a white bedsheet as backdrop
Ways to get a beautiful blurred background in your photos. Our photography speaker talked about the blurred backgrounds and how to do this if you want something to stand out.
How to blur background in Lightroom - Select either the Brush or the Graduated Filter and reduce Sharpness to or and apply
Lightroom Sharpening: How to Make it Work - sharpen photos, photography tips, editing in Lightroom, photo editing
Lightroom Tutorial: Paint With Light!: add light to trees and face, add shadows and contrast to background, tint for an atmosphere