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How to merge together multiple PDF documents using Preview in macOS

If you need to combine multiple PDF files into a single document, the Preview application in macOS can do the task. AppleInsider explains how to …

Tutorials

Mac Running Slow? Why and How to FIX it quickly?(New)

Is your <b>Mac running slow</b>?<br>A <i>slow Mac</i> can drop down your work productivity by at least <b>26 %</b>.<p>Mac is widely known for its fantastic performance among …

Operating Systems

How to take screenshots on Mac

Taking a screenshot on iOS is relatively straightforward, but on macOS things are a bit more complex, though you also get more control. Here’s how to take a screenshot on macOS…<p>Follow along as we walk you through the several different methods of taking a screenshot on the Mac.<p>First we have to lay …

Post Processing

If you're like me, you love the thrill of being out with your camera, taking photos, and enjoying the beauty of nature. But, again, if you're like …

Lightroom Better | 10 Uncommon Lightroom Features

Bless you, Adobe, for packing every program with more capabilities than any one person will ever be able to know at once. Never a dull moment. Today …

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Lutify.me Cross-Platform LUTs Are Now Even Better in Lightroom and Camera Raw

A little while ago I showed you a fantastic LUTs pack, called Lutify.me, compatible with most photo and video editing including Capture One, …

Tutorials

How to Use the Files App on Your iPad [VIDEO]

Apple Support has shared a new video tutorial on how to use the Files app on your iPad. For those unaware, the Files app lets iOS users store their …

The Most Powerful Mac Is 6 Years Old and Not Sold By Apple

The Mac Pro Upgrade community is taking old "cheese grater" Mac Pros and putting cutting-edge graphics cards in them. The specs often outperform even top-of-the-line new Apple computers.<p>For many pro applications, the most powerful Mac computer you can buy today is not the $5,000 iMac Pro. The best …

Lightroom Better | 7 Tricks For A Better Lightroom Experience

No matter how efficient your workflow is right now, in time, you’ll find tools and techniques to make it better. Like a high-performance race car, …

Loupedeck vs Palette Gear: Comparing Lightroom Photo Editing Consoles

Loupedeck and Palette Gear are two completely different types of consoles that essentially aims to do one thing: help you edit a little faster in …

Advice on Retouching in Photoshop

I don’t use Adobe Lightroom. I use Bridge and Photoshop to retouch my client’s and my own images. Here are some tips and advice on how to use certain …

How to optimize images

When your images aren’t scaled to the right dimensions, the excess bytes being loaded can slow down your site’s overall load time. If you resize your …

10 Free Portrait Pro V2 Lightroom Presets

10 Free Portrait Pro V2 Lightroom Presets is a professional & modern filters for photographers and designers. Each preset has been crafted to look …

Free BW Photoshop Photo Filter

Here comes Free BW Photoshop Photo Filter from Grailed Filters! This exclusive filter pack is available in one neat PSD file. If you are familiar …

Why You need A Wacom Tablet & How To Set Up A Wacom Tablet For Lightroom

I can’t function in clutter. I loathe clutter. I’m not necessarily OCD about it, but I learned a long time ago that it makes more sense for me to …

Tutorials

Create a Water Reflection With Photoshop

When shooting landscape, I’m sure there have been times when you wished you had a wider lens to capture the reflection of the view in a lake. Don’t …

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An 8-Minute Crash Course on Blending Modes in Photoshop

Want to get a good grasp of Photoshop’s Blend modes? Here’s an 8-minute crash course on the subject by the Photoshop Training Channel. They may be …

Tutorials

Add Life to the Eyes in Your Photos With This Clever Technique

Eyes really are the window to the soul, and the way they look in your images can be the difference between a picture being good and really great. If …

How to Sharpen High-ISO Photos

Sharpening photos taken at higher ISOs is a tricky thing, as you run the risk of making the appearance of noise much worse very quickly. This helpful …

Infrared HDR

23 Shares<p>Now a days when the subject of HDR comes up, most people fall into two categories; those who like it and think it’s interesting, and those …

How To Master The RGB Curves In Photoshop and Lightroom for Better Post Processing

<b>Don’t limit yourself to presets due to ignorance. Learn to process your images with RGB Curves for more fine control.</b><p>There is no doubt about it, we …

How to Add Snow to a Photograph Using Photoshop

A portrait taken in falling snow is a neat look that can create a much different atmosphere. If you don't have falling snow ready on hand for your …

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How to Speed Up Lightroom with 3 Great Tips for Faster, Smoother Performance (VIDEO)

Most photographers would prefer to be out shooting, rather than sitting behind a computer editing their images in Lightroom. And when you have a …

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Tips On Distortion Tools: Warp, Puppet Warp, and Liquify

Photoshop has a multitude of distortion tools that allow you to correct parts that distract from your image or they can creatively alter the image …

Do you have any old slides that you want to scan? Here is my cheap and easy way to do it at home

A couple months ago, we had a family friend who got a hold of some really old family photos. She came over and asked me if there was any way that I …

How to Move Your Lightroom Photos to an External Drive

Click the title of the article to read this post on Improve Photography, which includes all media files mentioned.There are several reasons why you …

Lightroom

Palette Gear gives you modular controllers to edit video and photos easier

If you’ve ever edited video or photos, you know the clicking is endless and never very precise. You always end up getting the cursor “close” to where you want it, and rarely exactly. All because you’re limited by the movement of a mouse cursor that has to be tracked on the desk where your mouse …

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Bite Size Tips: Do Your Editing Skills Need A Little Tweak?

Getting this right can be a photography game changer and some photographers will be shouting at their screen saying “if you can't learn to get in …

Here are 5 ways to change the color of anything in Photoshop

There are several ways to change colors of objects in Photoshop, and plenty of different objects you may want to change: clothes, hair color, light …