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Vernee Thor Review: Billig kann verflixt gut sein

99 Dollar für ein 5 Zoll Dual-SIM Smartphone mit Octacore Prozessor, 3GB RAM, 16GB Speicher, 13 Megapixel Kamera, LTE und Fingerabdrucksensor und dann auch noch von einer bis dahin völlig unbekannten chinesischen Marke, schien bei der Ankündigung des Vernee Thor eigentlich zu gut, um wahr zu sein, …

Android

OpenEmu

OpenEmu is about to change the world of video game emulation. One console at a time...<p>For the first time, the 'It just works' philosophy now extends …

PowerLine Lightning-Kabel: Rabatt-Codes von Anker

Der Zubehör-Anbieter Anker hat uns ungefragt drei Rabatt-Codes zugesandt, mit denen sich die Mitte Oktober von uns vorgestellten Lightning-Kabel der …

Parallax Scrolling: 30 schicke Beispiele des Webdesign-Trends

Parallax Scrolling ist einer der großen Webdesign-Trends dieses Jahres. Vor allem Geschichten lassen sich mithilfe des Scrolling-Effektes auf …

Apple TV 4: Diese 5 Gründe sprechen für den Kauf der neuen Set-Top-Box

SpotCam HD im Kurztest: WLAN-Cloud-Videokamera zur Überwachung des eigenen Zuhauses gerät etwas teuer

The Wonderful World of Single Light Set-Ups

As a photographer, it is very easy to get carried away, it was just this morning I read something on a mainstream website where this guy had posted a …

2 fashion photographers 2 beauty retouching styles: Jeff Rojas (USA) vs. Dave Kai-Piper (UK)

What have an American photographer and English photographer in common? Both are fashion photographers and both retouch their final images.<p>Two styles …

10 Ways to Make Photoshop Run Faster on Your Machine

Optimizing the performance of Photoshop can be crucial if you work with large images, or if you use features like HDR, Photomerge, or 3D and Video …

How to Use Lightroom and Photoshop Together in Harmony

There is sometimes a great division between Photoshop users and Lightroom users, as most photographers have a preference for one and generally stick …

Photography News, Guides and Trends

Composition Principles: Not Just for Designers We are photographers—visual communicators, peddlers of our ideas upon page and screen and …

Photography

Lifeless skin tones? Warm them up with tips from 10-minute tutorial

Skin tones can be pretty easy to throw out of whack in post, especially if you’re still learning the ropes.<p>Good news: A 10-minute video tutorial from …

A Brilliant And Precise Way To Correct And Match Tones In Photoshop

It's a common problem to have a variation of colors across the skin in any image. This may occur for many reasons, such as blood flow, skin quality …

Three Methods of Making Stunning Photographs in Bright Sunlight

Location Lighting Masterclass – The Art Of Shooting Into The Sun Shooting directly into the sun may not be the first thing that pops into your mind …

Recreate the Look of Your Favourite Image by Matching and Toning Colour in Photoshop

Inspiration spurs creativity and it is often you find a photograph or artist that influences your practice. In this Photoshop tutorial Ben Secret …

Common Frequency Separation Mistakes Which Will Ruin Your Retouching Results

Almost a year ago I posted The Ultimate Guide To The Frequency Separation Technique article and soon after that I created our Retouching Academy …

35 Incredibly Useful Adobe Lightroom Tutorials

Adobe Lightroom is an amazing tool that can help photographers to organize their photos effectively. Equally as important, it can also allow a great …

A Makeup Tip I Wish Someone Had Told Me When I Started Photography

When I began photography I didn’t understand the importance of lighting and the difference makeup has on an image. Looking back, if I would have …

Save Yourself Hours - The Most Effective Way To Clean Backgrounds In Photoshop

If you’ve shot in any studio, then you know the rules. Larger studios may require the use of protective booties on a freshly painted cyc wall or some …

Tutorials

Luminosity Masks Versus HDR Software For Creating Natural Looking HDR Images

If you type the term ‘HDR’ into google images you’ll very quickly see why HDR photography has a bad reputation. While we all differ in our tastes, in …

Tutorials

Next Level Lightroom: Using Photoshop & Lightroom in Tandem

Photographers with a digital workflow based on Adobe Photoshop sometimes hesitate to switch to Lightroom because of anxiety over loss of pixel-level …

Tutorials

Frequency Separation Rehab

Although there have been countless articles written on the subject of Frequency Separation - including several here on Fstoppers - the current state …

Are You Taking Advantage Of The Survey View in Lightroom?

Like Photoshop, Lightroom is a powerful piece of software. Sadly most of us learn the basics and don't take advantage of all that is has to offer. …

Mastering The Pen Tool In Adobe Photoshop

The Pen Tool is one of the most advanced and accurate ways to make selections in Adobe Photoshop. Because of this, it can also be one of the most …

How to Find Your Best Images With Lightroom 5’s Compare View

For decades photographers have faced the question of how to determine which of their images are the best. I’ve been through it all, from squinting at …

Two Quick and Easy Photoshop Head-Swapping Techniques

Sometimes you get that photo that is almost perfect. If all it takes to make it great is a little head swap, well, today is your lucky day! I’m going …

Photoshop

Working with Off Camera Flash and TTL

Working with Off Camera Flash and TTL - on location portraits using off camera flash, tips for lighting positions, examples and diagrams

Another Useful Lightroom Feature You Probably Did Not Know Existed

I feel like I'm constantly hearing about new shortcuts in Lightroom that make my workflow increasingly painless. This is one that's been around for a …