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Photoshop's Puppet Warp Tool - Digital Photo Magazine

Photoshop’s Liquify tool gets a lot of attention for its ability to do some pretty remarkable things simply by clicking and dragging on scene …

Tutorials

How to use channels to create masks in Photoshop – a comprehensive tutorial

If you are doing any kind of compositing or digital work that requires masking and object extraction you owe it to yourself to watch this video. …

Tutorials

The Best Aperture for Landscape Photography

The question “<b>What aperture is best for landscape photography?</b>” is often asked via the CaptureLandscapes newsletter and other discussion venues.While</b> …

Landscape Photography

An 8-Minute Crash Course on Blending Modes in Photoshop

Want to get a good grasp of Photoshop’s Blend modes? Here’s an 8-minute crash course on the subject by the Photoshop Training Channel. They may be …

5 Essential Composition Tips in Photography

Photography is not possible without composition– don’t miss out on these 5 essential photography composition tips:<p>DOWNLOAD PDF<p>What is composition?<p>The …

Street Photography

Sharpening in Adobe Camera Raw or Lightroom

For years Blake Rudis has received emails about the proper way to sharpen and reduce the noise in your photos. Some people say sharpen at the end and …

A simple guide to composition in photography

Nearly all these days, we’ve focussed a lot on the technical aspects of photography. However, technicality can only get you so far. A major part of …

Top 10 Photography Tips You Need to Master

Ready to take your photography to the next level?<p>This is where you should start...<p>The following 10 tips are some of the cornerstones of great …

The Most Underrated Yet Powerful Tool Photoshop Has Hidden Away

For some reason, Photoshop has decided to bury one of its most powerful tools in a place few photographers would ever look. Here's how to find and …

14 Genius Tricks To Keep Flies Out Of Your Home & Garden

Flies are not only annoying, they’re major carriers of disease. They are known to transfer more than 100 pathogens that can result in illness, …

How to Pick Your First SEO Keywords

Chances are, you've heard a lot about search engine optimization. But do you really know how to use SEO to boost your ranking?<p>Founder and CEO, AudienceBloom<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>One of the best ways to grow a business is through search engine optimization …

AdWords

When and Why You Should Turn Your Images Black and White

For many photographers, particularly hobbyists, making an image black and white is almost arbitrary. I remember in the early days of my photography, …

Tutorials

Pro Results Anytime, Anywhere, Part 1

Over the past nine years, I’ve written numerous Tips Of The Week for the <i>Outdoor Photographer</i> website. I’ve covered topics from macros to abstracts to …

Nature Photography

Data Structures and Algorithms (DSA): The Intuitive Guide

<b>This is not a freaking textbook.</b> No confusing academic jargon. No long lists of properties to memorize. No proofs. Because that stuff doesn't help …

Machine Learning

6 Tutorials to Improve Your Programming Skills

Computer science is continuously evolving. To be successful in this business, we have to stay on track with the newest technologies. Here is a list …

DevOps

How to recreate the Orton Effect in Photoshop to get dreamy landscape photos

Orton Effect creates a dreamy, impressionist look of the image. Photographer Michael Orton invented it in the mid-1980s in order to imitate …

Tutorials

This beginner’s guide will have you shooting great landscapes in no time

Landscape photography means different things to different people. For some it’s about recording a memory of where they’ve been. For others it’s about …

Landscape Photography

How to use Radial Gradients in Photoshop to direct your viewers’ eyes

If you want to draw more attention to the subject in your photo, proper post-processing is certainly one of the ways. Blake Rudis of f64 Academy …

Tutorials

Here are 5 ways to change the color of anything in Photoshop

There are several ways to change colors of objects in Photoshop, and plenty of different objects you may want to change: clothes, hair color, light …

Photoshop

7 ways to achieve massive bokeh in your photos

To achieve massive and creamy bokeh, one of the first things we learn is to use a wide aperture. But there are several other ways that might just as …

Sweden

How to Do a Realistic Sky Swap in a Photo Using Photoshop

In this 9-minute video tutorial from Serge Ramelli, learn how to easily swap out an unattractive white sky from a photo for a more dramatic one using …

How to Make Yourself INVISIBLE in Photoshop

Anyone can create the invisibility effect, the key is taking the right pictures to make your job easy in Photoshop. In this tutorial, we guide you …

28 FREE Ivy League Computer Science Courses

While Ivy League schools offer some of the best technology courses, they are highly selective and extremely hard to get into. On top of that they can …

Equivalence is useful if you have any interest in light (and as a photographer, you probably should)

Photography is all about light, something you’ll quickly discover even if you’re not familiar with the word’s Greek origins. Most of the time, we use …

These 14 Places Will Let You Learn Photoshop for Free

Learn to dodge and burn like the masters<p>Adobe Photoshop is considered the gold standard in photo editing software. In fact, it can be hard to picture (see what I did there) a world without the amazing images created with this software.<p>In the right hands, photographs can be created that would leave …

Tutorials

How to Quickly Remove Color Casts Using Curves in Photoshop

Color casts are one of the most common issues you'll have to tackle when editing photos. Unfortunately, the fix isn't always as simple as adjusting …

Writing

The Little AVL Tree That Could

The more and more that I learn about computer science, the more and more I am convinced that my favorite thing about this field is the fact that …