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DIY Maintenance: How to Adjust String Height at the Bridge

Kevin OwensMay 15, 2018<p><b>From the July 2013 issue of Acoustic Guitar | BY BRIAN MICHAEL</b><p>Every guitar needs regular maintenance, and at some point, no …

Acoustic Guitar

Eight Lesser-Known Features in Photoshop That I Couldn't Live Without as a Photographer

Although these eight features may not be the sexiest that Photoshop has to offer, they all really do help to make my life as a photographer so much …

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Free-To-Watch Video Playlists For Learning How To Design In Photoshop

[Click here to view the video in this article] <br>Following the 68 free art and design online courses from universities Yale, Duke, MoMA and more that …

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Lindsey Buckingham Teaches Fleetwood Mac's "Landslide"—Video

651<p>SHARES<p>Many a year ago, we sat down with legendary Fleetwood Mac guitarist Lindsey Buckingham for an interview. During the interview, we asked him …

Mastering Text Overlay, Right On Your Phone | Moment

How-To<p>Mastering Text Overlay, Right On Your Phone<p>Words +<p>Photos<p>| Jesus Corral<p>September 29, 2017<p>Previous Post Next Post<p>Often times, our own creativity …

AI Can Easily Erase Photo Watermarks: Here’s How to Protect Yours

Happy that your photos are safe online hidden behind aggressive watermarking? Maybe it’s time to reconsider. New Google research shows that a lot of …

Over 50,000 digitized pieces of vinyl can now be listened to on Internet Archive

Get familiar with the Great 78 Project<p>New York’s ARChive of Contemporary Music (ARC) has been preserving audiovisual materials since 1985, and a little over a year ago, it partnered with the Internet Archive to bring its Great 78 Project to the public. Along with audiovisual digitization vendor …

How to Perform Quick Clothing Color Changes in Photoshop

Ever shot an image of a model and kicked yourself about the color of what you had them wearing? Perhaps the clothing choice doesn’t suit the final …

How to Clone Yourself in Photoshop and Premiere Pro

Can’t get enough of yourself? Here’s a 10-minute video from Peter McKinnon in which he shows how to create clones of yourself in photos using …

This short tutorial makes it easy to create composites in Lightroom and Photoshop

There are several approaches to creating composites, and whichever you choose, it takes some time and effort to make it look good. Young photographer …

Five Must-Know Photoshop Quick Tips

“Photoshoppers" are very particular in the way they use the program. Many utilize a workflow that includes tricks, keyboard short cuts, etc. Some get …

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How to Sharpen Images in Photoshop

Image sharpening is one of the most important steps in a postproduction workflow. However, with a myriad of options and methods to do it, it can be a …

Tutorials

How to Prepare Your Photos for Printing

If you’ve ever printed a photo directly from your computer to your printer, you might have been surprised to find out that the color in the images …

Want to Play Like Johnny Cash? Learn the Boom-Chuck Rhythm in 3 Easy Steps

S LNovember 20, 2012<p>By Chris Grampp<p>The boom-chuck beat is one of the first rhythms guitarists learn, and for good reason: you can play thousands of …

Economy Picking Made Easy, Part 1

550<p>SHARES<p>You’ve probably heard of economy picking, which is where you use one continuous pick motion to cross strings—instead of using alternate …

Electric Guitar

Playing with Ligatures - Photoshop Tutorials

Last week I posted a couple articles on typography, more precisely ligatures, and despite the fact I have never been a huge fan of this style it is …

10 photo tips for Tim Cook after his Super Bowl disaster

Why does blur happen?<p>Blurry photos are the number one annoyance for any photographer and they always seem to happen to those once-in-a-lifetime photo …

How to Use the Text Tool in Photoshop

There are many reasons that you might want to add words over your images. Text on photos makes great promotional items such as postcards; you can …

Everything You Need to Know to Master Lightroom

Today we launched a brand new dPS course to help you get total control over Adobe Lightroom. For a short time you can grab it with a 50% off early …

Photoshop in 60 Seconds: How to Install Custom Brushes

Welcome to our Photoshop in 60 Seconds series, in which you can learn a Photoshop skill, feature, or technique in just a minute!How to Install and …

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How to Create a Fantasy Photo Manipulation in Adobe Photoshop

What You'll Be CreatingIn this tutorial I'll show you how to create a fantasy pathway scene. First we'll build the background from grassy ground and …

Graphics

Build your own motorized custom camera slider from scratch for around $75

Camera sliders are one of the easiest ways to add interesting motion to your timelapse and video sequences, but many of the commercial options are …

Creating You Own Font with Adobe Shape, Adobe Illustrator and FontSelf

I love fonts (is fontaholic a thing?) and have always wanted to create my own. The difficulty is getting what I want from paper to computer in a …

Tutorials

How to create a fake HDR effect in Photoshop

HDR tonemapping is the Marmite of photography. It’s something people either love or they hate, but even if you hate it, when used subtly it’s a …

Tutorials

How to cut anything out in Photoshop

Making selections in Photoshop gets easier with each passing year thanks to better tools. But, there are times when more precise selections are …

The 10 First Things Beginners Should Know How to do in Adobe Lightroom

As we’ve covered before, Lightroom CC is, as part of Adobe’s Photography package, one of the greatest tools for amateur photographers. If you want to …

This Photoshop Trick Lets You Easily Fix Color Fringing

Photoshop and Lightroom both have built-in tools for dealing with chromatic aberration (AKA color fringing), but in some cases the features don’t …

The Quickest Way to Sharpen Images in Photoshop

What’s the fastest way to sharpen an image in Adobe Photoshop? Chelsea Northrup has the solution—and it doesn’t involve the “Sharpen” tool:<p>The trick …

Photoshop in 60 Seconds: Getting a Grip on the Pen Tool

Welcome to our Photoshop in 60 Seconds series, in which you can learn a Photoshop skill, feature, or technique in just a minute!The Pen ToolEver …

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Phantom Glass Launches Tempered Glass Protectors for Digital Camera Screens

Want to give the LCD screen on your digital camera a super tough layer of protection? The company Phantom Glass announced earlier this month that it …