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America Is Not A Christian Nation And Never Has Been

The text of the U.S. Constitution makes no mention of God, Jesus Christ, or Christianity.The post America Is Not A Christian Nation And Never Has …

Religion

Nikon updates SnapBridge 2.0 with new UI, better battery life and remote control features

Introduced with the Nikon D500, SnapBridge is Nikon’s proprietary system for communicating with its recent DSLRs using your mobile device. When it …

The complete list of Siri commands

(Almost) everything you can say to Apple's virtual assistant.<p>There's a lot you can do with Apple's virtual assistant -- and some things you can't do. For example, while Siri can send texts, search Twitter, and open up your front-facing camera, she can't adjust your device's ring volume (something …

The eight best Nikon lenses to buy in 2017

<b>Looking for a new lens for your DSLR but not sure what to get? Our round-up for Nikon users reveals the best buys</b><p><i>Amateur Photographer</i> recently …

Cameras

Learn These Simple Custom Camera Settings and You’ll Never Miss a Shot Again (VIDEO)

Whether you’re a professional photographer or a passionate amateur, one sure way to shoot <i>better</i> is to learn how to shoot <i>faster,</i> so you never miss …

Videography

How to use Smart layers in Photoshop

When incorporating repeating designs and patterns into an illustration, few tools will be as useful or as powerful as Smart layers. An invaluable …

Graphics

How to Use Type with a Clipping Mask in Adobe Photoshop

Have you ever seen those photos or videos that have a typed out word with texture behind it? You know what I’m talking about here. Let’s say you see …

Tutorials

Lumu Power Review: Color and Light Meter for your iPhone

Lumulabs have sent us Lumu Power, their revolutionary color and light meter. We have been faithfully using their very successful first generation …

Sharpening in Lightroom: Make the Most Out of the Detail Panel

Adobe Lightroom was a pretty slick piece of software to begin with, but over the past several updates it has become an incredibly powerful tool for …

Tutorials

PhotoBulk 2 is an efficient tool for batch editing and watermarking photos

Both photographers and those who publish content online know how often it’s necessary to make quick and repetitive adjustments to batches of images, or to watermark photos and graphics before publishing. Eltima Software recently overhauled their batch editing tool, PhotoBulk, bringing several new …

Tutorials

How to Switch From Lightroom to ACDSee Ultimate 2018: Part 2

In a previous article, we discovered how we could transition from Lightroom to ACDSee Photo Studio Ultimate 2018 by importing old catalogs. We also …

An Alternative Way to Color Grade Images in Photoshop

The cool part about Photoshop is that for any desired result, there are numerous ways of getting there, allowing you to choose the method that works …

Tutorials

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I’m not a good photographer, but I really want to be. But quite frankly trying to figure out all the settings can be a little overwhelming. I think …

Amazing

A Very Simple Trick for Easily Finding All the Blemishes You Need to Retouch in a Photo

The irony of staring at an image forever is that it can actually become easier to start to miss things — a sort of photographic tunnel vision, if you …

Tutorials

How to Remove Hot Spots and Reduce Shiny Skin Using Photoshop

Hot spots and shiny skin can be a bit tricky to retouch, but they can also be rather distracting, so it's important to know how to reduce or …

Tutorials

A Free Comprehensive Guide to Retouching Your Photos in Photoshop

When you start out in photography, it's prudent of course to first learn how to use your camera, lenses, and other camera-related gear.It's also …

Tutorials

Using the Power of Curves to Make Effects in Photoshop

For any one thing you want to do in Photoshop, there are probably at least 50 ways to go about accomplishing it. However, perhaps no tool is more …

How do I fix skin tones in Lightroom?

<i>Note: If the video doesn’t show up at first, please reload the page.</i><p>How do I fix skin tones?<p>When working with a picture of a person, skin tones often …

Whites & Blacks Clipping Sliders in Lightroom

Right there in Lightroom’s Develop module are two enigmatic sliders. Whites and Blacks. What do these two do? The word “clipping” in the title is a …

Tutorials

5 Photoshop Tricks You Don't Know

I don't have to tell you how popular Photoshop is with photographers...But despite that popularity, there's always something new to learn with a …

Tutorials

Simple Portrait Trick: Turn White Walls Black for Dramatic Photos Without Post Processing (VIDEO)

Most of us occasionally shoot portraits at home, and in the absence of a real studio rely upon a white wall as the backdrop for our shots. For those …

Tutorials

The Rule of Thirds Explained

Do you have a desire to capture better images? Have you learned the fundamental settings and are ready to take the next step? If so, it’s time to …

Landscape Photography

Photoshop Raw Smart Objects for Dodge Burn Skin Retouching by Nino Batista

When you are especially particular about your adjustments, and want your dodging and burning to utilize the maximum amount of image data possible, …

How to Color Correct with One Click in Photoshop

Is there an unwanted color cast spoiling your photo? Correcting this is really simple when you use the curves tool, as demonstrated by PiXimperfect …

Creating Composites With Multiple Exposures

Sometimes our creations behind the camera simply cannot be taken with just one frame, or perhaps you cannot travel to the destinations that would …

Photoshop Better | Setting Up A Retouching Workflow With A Tablet & Custom Brushes

Photoshop is its own kind of environment. When you’re a new user, everything is overwhelming and daunting, but when you start to devote more of your …

Tutorials

How to Get an Intense Color Backdrop with a White Wall Using a Gelled Flash

In this 9-minute tutorial from photography Andrew Boey of Beyond Photography, learn how to use a white wall to create any color backdrop you want by …

Photo Basics: Understanding Image Sharpness and How to Use It for Better Photographs (VIDEO)

Image sharpness is a critical concern for most photographers, whether they’re shopping for a new lens or shooting photos in the field. In the …

MASTER CAMERA SETTINGS: Aperture, Shutter Speed ISO

Over *50* sample images with settings--but more importantly--the process behind HOW to pick camera settings that give you SHARP, CREATIVE, CLEAN, and …

The Most Natural Color Correction Technique in Photoshop

So what if I told you there was a second dimension of data in your photos that can help you make the most accurate color correction ever? You …