Recently, I stumbled upon a simple flower photo I took years ago on vacation. It was snapped just for fun as I was walking along a path at a Michigan ski resort in the summer. At the time, I was happy with it – in fact, I thought I’d done a great job. Since that […]
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Have you ever been zoomed in while editing in Photoshop, only to zoom out and realize your adjustments were not at all what you wanted? Here is a quick solution I like to use to avoid that situation. 1. Opening a New Window With your image open in Photoshop, from the menu bar, navigate to Window > Arrange > […]
Learn how to make your personal signature a Photoshop brush so you can click on an image to apply your watermark.
Today, we’re going to walk through the steps of taking an ordinary photo and applying a quick vintage style to it. We’ll be doing this step-by-step process in Photoshop, although the overall methodology will be applicable to other comparable software. Creating the Vintage Look Knowing how to take a corrected, neutral photo and apply various […]
Understanding Photoshop is a biweekly column that takes an in-depth look at how digital photographs are built and manipulated. It is a college-level course in plain English for free at Photofocus. To learn more see this article. Don’t Skip Column 21 Smart Objects are a bit of “under the hood” Photoshop magic. Essentially, this powerful command allows […]
A little while ago Adobe acquired the stock image website Fotolia and integration with the Creative Cloud was inevitable, but just how easy is it to get images from Adobe Stock to Photoshop? Finding an Image Right now images have to be searched and added to your account through a web browser. Although its easy […]