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2 Second Technique To Whiten Teeth In Photoshop | Plus A Free Action

Whitening teeth in Photoshop is one of those things that all portrait photographers will all have to do at some point. When making alterations such …

How to make skin pale (and still realistic) in Photoshop

Another week, another quick tutorial. This week I am going to show you how to turn skin pale in Photoshop. The image I will be using to showcase this …

The worst retail Photoshop disasters of all time

But it's no secret that retailers love to abuse Photoshop to make women pencil-thin.<p>Sometimes this obsession with Photoshop leads to massive, comical fails.<p>Website Photoshop Disasters collected many of these mishaps. The hilarious website recently closed down, but we can still laugh at these …

Ralph Lauren

How to Use Photoshop to Edit Landscape Images | Photoshop Tutorials

Feel free to share and favour this post as you see fit!<p><b>How to Use Photoshop to Edit Landscape Images – The Sheep’s Mountain | Photoshop …

Self-Taught Artist Shares Stunning Process Behind Her Remarkable Paintings and Drawings

Self-taught artist Andreea Berindei has honed her painting and drawing skills to an extraordinary level. A passionate artist, she first began to paint at a very early age and cites the source of her creativity to rest in her faith and unwavering dedication to her spirituality. Born in Romania, the …

Drawing

See Inverted Landscapes Captured in Perfectly Reflective Puddles

Photographer ponders silents moments with his lens.<p>Puddles act as windows to the sky, in a series of paintings which present themselves as the perfect, natural vignette right after a rainshower. The photograph of a peary oil slick does double duty, maximizing the reflective nature of the puddle, …

Photography

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61 amazing photos prove that the iPhone camera has transformed photography

The winners of the 9th annual iPhone Photography Awards, or iPPAwards, were just announced, and they're stunning.<p>Kenan Aktülün, founder and curator of the iPPAwards, tells Tech Insider the contest exists to celebrate the power of filling the world with simple, powerful point-and-shoot cameras. All …

Ronald Reagan

Can you spot a faked photo? Here’s how National Geographic does it

When National Geographic moved pyramids with early editing equipment in 1982, digital photo editing was in its infancy. Today, Photoshop is …

Tutorials
Graphics

Nat Geo Says It’s Committed to Honest Photos In an Era of Photoshop

<i>National Geographic</i>‘s editor in chief has published an editorial in which she reaffirms the magazine’s commitment to keeping “photography honest in …

Photography

No Excuses: Beginners, Don't Blame Your Budget Gear for Your Crappy Pictures

"I can't take a shot like that. My camera isn't good enough. Oh sure, you can talk all you want, but you have thousands of dollars in expensive …

Why Steven Spielberg is Right About Superhero Movies Being the New Western

Last year, Steven Spielberg doubled down on a long held theory among cinephiles and film lovers: superhero movies are the modern Western, and like …

Steven Spielberg
Art

Whittled Vittles: Realistic Foods Carved from Wood by Seiji Kawasaki | Colossal

<p>Working with tiny pieces of wood, wood sculptor Seiji Kawasaki carves realistic foods that look almost good enough to eat—depending on your taste. …

Woodworking

The Worst Dads of Art History

Fatherhood is hard when you're married to your work.<p>Men of so-called “artistic genius” have historically gotten away with a lot of bad behavior, especially when it comes to fatherhood. Paul McCartney apparently thought that John Lennon “didn’t really know how to be a dad”; and first child Julian …

Art

How To Make Your DIY Smartphone Projector With A Shoebox

This article looks at how to make a DIY smartphone projector and offers some practical advice to readers.

Gear & Gadgets

Alex Ross on 'The Art of Painted Comics'

Alex Ross is undoubtedly one of the most recognizable artists to ever work in comic books, even though most of his work in the field happened over a …

How the Feds Use Photoshop to Track Down Pedophiles

From Photoshop to more fine-grained tool, law enforcement agents use photo and video manipulation to identify pedophiles, even those who use the dark web.<p>The most innocent clues can crack a case. In 2012, a holiday photo of a woman and child holding freshly caught fish ended up being a key lead in …

Privacy

How to Reduce Noise Only in Shadows Using Photoshop’s ‘Blend If’

Want to learn an advanced yet easy technique for reducing noise more intelligently in Photoshop? Blake Rudis of f64 Academy made this fantastic …

Can YOU spot the naked models hidden in these scenes? Artist spends hours painting his subjects so they blend seamlessly into their surroundings

• <b>German body-painting artist Joerg Duesterwald paints his models so she would blend in with their surroundings</b>• <b><br>The artist has been painting for 20</b> …

Kinetic Steampunk-Inspired Sculptures Move Gracefully Using Salvaged Metal Parts

Artist Chris Cole has spent his life exploring the relationship between two disparate worlds: machines and nature. To marry his two obsessions, Cole sculpts creatures with salvaged metal parts. Fish, birds, and reptiles have their defining features cut and formed in an industrial style that recalls …

Art

Illustrator Completes His Illustrations With Everyday Objects (10+ Pics)

Meet Christoph Niemann - an amazingly talented illustrator, who creates unique drawings featuring everyday objects. You may recognize him from the NY …

Christoph Niemann

Parenting Tips from 10 Parenting Experts

There are so many websites, books and products offering different ideas about discipline that it can feel overwhelming. When you're trying to address …

Parenting

Adding texture easily to your backgrounds in Photoshop

Not very long ago I got to visit my buddy Joseph Parry. We drank (quite a lot of beer), we ate (lots of chocolate brownies) and we took photos. Like …

Photoshop Brought Back My Grandfather

In November 2015, my mom came up with some old photos of my deceased grandfather, which were negatives printed on film. She said that she had asked …

Photography

Is Hating the 'Ghostbusters' Trailer Sexist?

Based on the shade being thrown at both Ghostbusters trailers recently, you would think that Bill Murray had been replaced by the devil himself. But because Melissa McCarthy was only possessed by the devil for a brief moment, that isn't what happened. The reasons justifying this universal dislike …

A New ‘Independence Day: Resurgence’ Trailer Drops Both Spoilers And Landmarks On The Audience

Here’s a philosophical question for you: How much can you actually “spoil” a movie like <i>Independence Day: Resurgence</i>? It’s not like we don’t know the aliens aren’t coming back to blow things up, after all, and nothing in this trailer will be a huge surprise if you’re a fan of the original movie. …

Film Industry