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Adobe just dropped a CC2015.5 update with "Face-Aware Liquify" and a bunch of other cool features

Today, Adobe finally unleashes an update that many users have been waiting for. As well as giving us back the Legacy Healing Brush, this update to …

The 8 Biggest Mistakes on Your Portfolio (And How to Fix Them)

<i>This is a syndicated blog post from Format Magazine. It’s contents are being used with exclusive permission.</i><p>For potential clients and collaborators, …

Web Design

Weekly What's Up: How to Use DaVinci Resolve for Automatic Video Color Correction

In this week's <i>Weekly What's Up</i> we talk to David Bode about his new short course, <i>Automatic Color Correction With DaVinci Resolve</i>.Video Color …

The 9 Winning Photos of the 2015 Smithsonian Photo Contest

The Smithsonian has just announced the winning photos of its 13th annual Smithsonian.com Photo Contest. A total of 9 winning shots were selected from …

Artist Taps into His Childhood Imagination By Reimagining Small Toys in Fantastical Scenes

Felix Hernandez approaches the world in the same way a painter does–not to document what already exists, but to express what's inside his soul. He does this through playful pictures that reimagine toys and models in grandiose, fantastical settings. A miniature car, for instance, is transported from …

Black and White Portraits: A How-To Guide

Photography’s best shooters often turn to black and white for its expressive power. We spoke with three pros to learn the intricacies of creating …

HDR Photography: How To Do It And Why

<b>Articles by Danny Eitreim Archives - PictureCorrect</b>49 articles<p>Sunday, March 18th, 2018<p>Today, I have some good news and some bad news regarding your …

10 Different Lighting Effects Using Just One Softbox

When you start out as a photographer, you probably don’t have a lot of equipment or money, so you need to come up with unique ways of using what you …

New Photography Contest With $5,000 in Prizes

Our parent company Envato recently launched a new collection of photography called Unstock. The idea is to provide images that are shot to feel …

This PSD Reveals What Every Photoshop Adjustment Layer Does via Curves

Want to see what Photoshop’s adjustment layers are actually doing to your photos in terms of curves? There’s an easy new way to do so.<p>Los …

Tutorials

Photography Business - One Year Later

It was little more than one year ago that I sent my final email as a corporate employee. At the time, I didn’t realize what the coming year had in …

How to Tame the Social Media Monster

In today’s world, social media invades all parts of our lives, both personal and work-related. On the one hand, social media can seem like a big …

10 Things To Do Before You Begin Your Photography Business

Over the last few years, I’ve consulted with photographers who have an interest in selling their photography prints either online or through various …

My Free and Open Source Photography Workflow

After several years of trial and error, I finally have a complete RAW photography workflow in Linux that I am happy with.<p>The applications in this …

Elinchrom Skyport HS Transmitter Boasts LCD Screen and 1/8000s Hi-Sync Mode

Elinchrom today announced the EL-Skyport Transmitter Plus HS, a transmitter that not only lets you control and visualize the power settings of your …

Cameras

10 Genius Portrait Photography Tips on Craftsy

Are you struggling with getting great images in portrait photography? With a few simple tricks, you can take sharper pictures, speed up your workflow …

We interviewed photographer Vitor Schietti about his incredible long-exposure photography

The Internet has gone crazy for photographer Vitor Schietti’s recent photo series, <i>Impermanent Sculptures</i>. And it’s easy to see why. Last week we …

How to Improve Your Long Exposure Photography with Photo Stacking

Recently long exposure photography has been quite popular, mainly in the landscape photography arena. One of the reasons (among the others) is that …

How To Create a Photo Book in Lightroom and Send it to Print

Capturing a collection of photographs and assembling them into a physical photo book can sometimes seem like more trouble than it is worth. Different …

Tutorials

5 Ways to Promote Your Photography Locally

Now that you’ve decided to start selling your photography because friends, family or co-workers have offered to purchase one of your prints, you …

How to Post-Process a Milky Way Photo in Lightroom

Photographer Michael Shainblum created this 20-minute step-by-step video showing how he goes about post-processing a Milky Way photograph using Adobe …

Photography

How To Digitally Blend a Single RAW file by Jimmy McIntyre

Digital blending is a technique by which you blend selected regions of one photo with regions from another photo to combine the best aspects of both …

5 Photoshop Tricks You (Probably) Don’t Know

The Photoshop Training Channel published this great 9-minute video with 5 useful Photoshop tricks that the majority of casual Photoshop users …

4 Non-Destructive Dodge & Burn Techniques by Photoshop Masters

In Photoshop, there are many different techniques to dodge and burn an image. You may know the Dodge and the Burn tools that let you work directly on …

How to Give Your Macro Photography a Fine Art Touch in Post-Processing

Editor’s Note: This is part a series on macro photography this week. Look for a new one each day. The next newsletter will have them all if you miss …

Macro Photography

Five Common Mistakes That Make Retouched Skin Look Unnatural

Retouching skin is about detail and patience. It can be a real time consuming and can require a high level of precision to keep the natural aspect of …

5 Photoshop Layer Mask Tricks - Video Tutorial

Photoshop has many features that can make photo editing both non-destructive and creative. Using Layer masks is one such feature. Masks can also be …

Tutorials

Sony’s Clever Trick For Taking A Photo Without Touching The Camera

Anyone who has taken a photo in low light knows that it’s very easy to take a blurry shot. That’s because your camera’s shutter needs to remain open for a long time to suck in all of the photons it can. In turn, the slightest shake or bump can blur your image. Even if you’ve locked your camera on a …

How to Create Faux Fog in Photoshop in 4 Easy Steps

While I strongly prefer adding creative touches to my photos with physical tricks and effects — such as using dry ice for fog — sometimes I do need …