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Focus On Your Subject By Using Layers
There are many ways that we, as photographers, bring focus to the subjects of our photos. We use light and...
How to create snow in Photoshop
In today's Photoshop tip, learn how to create snow using a custom brush, filters, and an adjustment layer. Similar techniques...
Add Hanging Letters on an Image using Photoshop
Inspired by the cover image of Rich Harringtons recent post An In-Depth Look at Selling, Budgeting, and Planning Video Projects...
Photoshop Luminance Masks
Editor's Note: Don't miss this week's free event on when to jump from Lightroom to Photoshop. Photoshop Luminance Masks are...
Saving A Photoshop Look Up Table
If you use adjustment layers to create a look in Photoshop and want to be able to replicate it then...
Get to know the Photoshop interface, part two
Understanding Photoshop is a biweekly column that takes an in-depth look at how digital photographs are built and manipulated. It...
Taming Interior Reflections
Photographing interiors means dealing with tons of reflective surfaces just waiting to spoil the fun. These little mirrors are everywhere...
Multiple Layer Styles in Photoshop CC 2015
Editor's Note: Photoshop CC (2015) recently released. For complete details, see this Photoshop CC (2015) FAQ. Photoshop CC 2015 now...
Photoshop CC 2015 Top 5 Features
Editor's Note: Photoshop CC (2015) released today. We'll have ongoing coverage of new features... but here's a quick video about...
Perfect Pose for an Infant with Photoshop’s Quick and Easy Masking Tools
It’s usually best to get a perfect shot in camera but sometimes you have to rely on Photoshop’s powerful tools...
Targeted Color Adjustments in Photoshop
Learn how to easily make targeted color adjustments of a single object in Photoshop using selections, adjustment layers, and layer...
Adding Winter Snow to a Sunny Photo
Using Photoshop’s powerful Masking and Layer Blend modes we are going to apply overlays to add snow to a photograph...

Focus On Your Subject By Using Layers

There are many ways that we, as photographers, bring focus to the subjects of our photos. We use light and shadow, composition, and focal points. One of my favorite ways of bringing focus to my subjects that isn’t one of

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How to create snow in Photoshop

In today’s Photoshop tip, learn how to create snow using a custom brush, filters, and an adjustment layer. Similar techniques can be used to create rain, as well! [youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zjEoMzve_t0&w=1280&h=720]

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Photoshop Luminance Masks

Editor’s Note: Don’t miss this week’s free event on when to jump from Lightroom to Photoshop. Photoshop Luminance Masks are a great way to edit an image targeting just the areas you want. These masks aren’t solid black and whites

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Saving A Photoshop Look Up Table

If you use adjustment layers to create a look in Photoshop and want to be able to replicate it then Look Up Tables, or LUTs, are the answer; For this example I’m using an image from Fotolia. Using three adjustment

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Get to know the Photoshop interface, part two

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

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Taming Interior Reflections

Photographing interiors means dealing with tons of reflective surfaces just waiting to spoil the fun. These little mirrors are everywhere bringing unwanted reflections into what would be an otherwise inviting inside space. The answer is simple. Show those offensive mirrored

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Multiple Layer Styles in Photoshop CC 2015

Editor’s Note: Photoshop CC (2015) recently released. For complete details, see this Photoshop CC (2015) FAQ. Photoshop CC 2015 now allows you to add multiple of the same layer style to a single layer. Add multiple drop shadows, strokes, overlays,

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Photoshop CC 2015 Top 5 Features

Editor’s Note: Photoshop CC (2015) released today. We’ll have ongoing coverage of new features… but here’s a quick video about the top 5 features for all users. For complete details, see this Photoshop CC (2015) FAQ. Photoshop CC 2015 is

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Photoshop Luminance Masks

Editor’s Note: Don’t miss this week’s free event on when to jump from Lightroom to Photoshop. Photoshop Luminance Masks are a great way to edit an image targeting just the areas you want. These masks aren’t solid black and whites

Read More

Saving A Photoshop Look Up Table

If you use adjustment layers to create a look in Photoshop and want to be able to replicate it then Look Up Tables, or LUTs, are the answer; For this example I’m using an image from Fotolia. Using three adjustment

Read More

Get to know the Photoshop interface, part two

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

Read More

Taming Interior Reflections

Photographing interiors means dealing with tons of reflective surfaces just waiting to spoil the fun. These little mirrors are everywhere bringing unwanted reflections into what would be an otherwise inviting inside space. The answer is simple. Show those offensive mirrored

Read More

Multiple Layer Styles in Photoshop CC 2015

Editor’s Note: Photoshop CC (2015) recently released. For complete details, see this Photoshop CC (2015) FAQ. Photoshop CC 2015 now allows you to add multiple of the same layer style to a single layer. Add multiple drop shadows, strokes, overlays,

Read More

Photoshop CC 2015 Top 5 Features

Editor’s Note: Photoshop CC (2015) released today. We’ll have ongoing coverage of new features… but here’s a quick video about the top 5 features for all users. For complete details, see this Photoshop CC (2015) FAQ. Photoshop CC 2015 is

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Quick Photo Composition in Photoshop

In this video, you’ll learn how to quickly turn a plain photo shoot into a fantastic one. This technique uses the Quick Selection Tool, Refine Edge, and Adjustment Layers. Disclaimer: This is only one way to composite a photo in

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Simple Background Magic for Photos

I want to share a simple way to apply a “texture” to a plain or seamless background. A texture is an image of almost anything that can be appropriately ghosted back adding a “texture” to the background. I use images

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