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The Hue/Saturation command lets you adjust the hue, saturation, and lightness of color components in an image. Additionally, you can simultaneously adjust all the colors in an image. This is useful to adjust colors in an image that appears slightly out of phase or skewed toward a color, such as an image that appears to […]

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Choosing the right backdrop for a video interview can be tough.  In this tutorial I walk you through choosing a location and what things should be considered. These techniques work for photo shoots as well. This is an excerpt from a full-length class from out partners at lynda.com. The complete course is 2 hours and 28 minutes […]

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Pixels… seems like the world of digital photography is all about them sometimes.  But in fact they’re used throughout all image based technologies. Essentially, computers, cameras, and video devices use pixels to express image information. Each pixel is a small square of captured light. The pixel is the smallest portion of an image that a computer is capable […]

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This week’s show is a triple header. First, Melissa Niu chats with Evgeny Tchebotarev who is the co-founder of 500px about their site and future.  Vanelli then catches up with professional photographer Tim Wallace and his work with automotive and boating photography.  Then Rich Harrington and Chase Reynolds sit down to discuss the hottest gear shipping from […]

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If you’re a Mac user, a new camera update has recently shipped (version 5.07). OS X Mavericks provides system-level support for digital camera RAW formats. In order to use these files, you can access them through Aperture or iPhoto on your Mac. You can also browse at the system level looking through folders. Supported by Digital Camera […]

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When working with the Levels adjustment layer, you may have noticed the Auto button. This command button triggers an analysis of the histogram data by Photoshop that is then used to modify the individual controls of the Levels adjustment. In many cases this results in an image that is properly adjusted for color balance and […]

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Don’t miss our next Google Hangout. The event is Wednesday, August 20, 2014.  It’s absolutely free to attend thanks to LensRentals.com. It starts at 3PM Eastern/Noon Pacific. Join Skip Cohen, Richard Harrington, and guest Tony Corbell. They’ll explore practical advice for professional and semiprofessional photographers to help with the challenges in running a modern photo business. This Google Hangout […]

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