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How to Match Saturation in Composite Photos Using Photoshop

Once you’ve matched the color tones in a composite photo, you can then move on to matching the saturation for proper realism. Here is a 5-minute …

Tutorials

CC-0 Procedural PBR wood shader with parameters

I gave a few classes at Cergy Pontoise University last month and made this shader as an exercise for procedural surfacing. I’m making it available ( …

240 Hours of Relaxing, Sleep-Inducing Sounds from Sci-Fi Video Games: From Blade Runner to Star Wars

Need to put a little geek in your sleep? We've got just what you need...<p>Back in 2009, the musician dubbed Cheesy Nirvosa" began experimenting with …

Lighting 103: Greg's Assignment

<i>Abstract: The best way to get a better understanding of light and color is to just do it.</i><br>In the last part of our conversation with Greg Heisler, he …

Saturation masks is an easy way to extract complex objects in Photoshop

There are plenty of functions for masking in Photoshop, and each of them is useful in its own way. Whether it’s color selection, focus masks, the …

A light touch: Dean Bradshaw's commercial and personal portraiture

A light touch: Dean Bradshaw's portraiture<p><i>Man of the Beach.</i> <i>Photo by Dean Bradshaw</i><p>'Conceptual' and 'commercial' photography are styles that relatively …

Photography

ColorChecker: How to Get Perfect Skin Colors With Every Camera

One of the best kept secrets within the fashion and beauty photography is the way to obtain absolutely perfect and flawless skin colors, brightness …

Tutorial: Refinishing Furniture with a Wood Grain Stencil

Ok Peeps, I am super excited to announce a fun addition to the All Things Thrifty family. Sawdust and Embryos has been on my radar for awhile now. I …

28 Secrets of Exceptionally Productive People | Inc.com

Occasionally, I stumble on my own productivity tools and strategies, but mostly I borrow them from others.<p>So does Ryan Holiday, the author of the best-selling The Obstacle Is the Way (a really great book) and the compulsively readable <i>Trust Me, I'm Lying: Confessions of a Media Manipulator.</i><p>He's also …

On Creative Direction

A primer on creative direction as compared to art direction and design, and what they all mean in a digital context.

How To Make Snow in Photoshop with Custom Brushes

Setting aside the runny noses, forget the frozen fingers and the frostbitten toes, and the winter season can lend itself to some pretty magical …

Graphics

Sensational Light Paintings That Are The Stuff Of Dreams

Don't worry, you'd be forgiven in thinking these sensational images have been digitally altered, but we can assure you there's no sneaky …

IKEA Card File Drawers Hack

At the moment, amongst other things, I’m working on a totally new room makeover at my hive.<p>It’s a little space I’ve not shared previously. I can’t …

Surreal Portraits of a Powerless and Lost Young Man

New York-based photographer Ben Zank creates intriguing portraits rich with surreal elements. The Bronx native's portfolio boasts countless images, each with its own narrative. The fine art photographer produces scenes filled with mystery and oddities that allow the viewer to form their own context …

Modern Corporate Headshot Photography Methods

What comes to mind when you hear the phrase “corporate headshots”? If you’re like photographer Aaron Nace, you think of words like boring, …

Photography

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Portraits of Costume Owners at Home

For the past couple of years, photographer Klaus Pichler has been interested in the subject of costumes. The subject has traditions in many of the …

Desire Font – Elegant Typeface Design by CBdO Fonts

The Desire font family, a set of decorative Fonts.<p>Font designer Charles Borges de Oliveira has spent more than five years to design and develop the</b> …

Fonts

Baro, an all-caps font family from Indian Type Foundry with lots of layering options. Designed by Julie Soudanne in 2018, Baro is a type …

Typography

The 10 best fonts

From beautiful DIN 1451 to robust Rockwell, our pick of the world's greatest typefaces

An Interview with Photographer Zhang Jingna

Chances are you may, at some point or another, have seen New York-based photographer Zhang Jingna‘s work in your daily lives. Her work has appeared …

Chemical Woodburning

If you want to apply a maker’s mark or other repeated pyrograph to wooden goods, but can’t justify the expense of a custom branding iron, an indistinguishable effect can be achieved by applying a strong solution of ammonium chloride, for instance using a foam rubber stamp, followed by relatively …

Working with a Pre-Shoot Portrait Checklist

<i>“Let our advance worrying become advance thinking and planning.”</i>—Winston ChurchillI think that the most important aspect of making portraits is …

F295

A place to upload back and white pinhole images (100K size restriction) for peer review and feedback!<p>Forum Actions:<p>Forum Statistics:<p>Threads: …

87 Photography Articles and Images To Put a Smile On Your Face

The internet is home to a terrific group of artists and bloggers creating great content on a regular basis. Toad Hollow Photography has been …

QA: Lighting a 1,300-Person Group Shot [Magnum Opus]

Reader Albert Yee asks, via Twitter:<p><i>Ever shoot a group of 1,300 before? Trying to wrap my head around a possible assignment: Teachers and staff in a</i> …

THE WALLBREAKERS -

<b>Coming on May 15, 2018 and available through the same Breaking Walls podcast feed, an original audio drama: A Man Named Marlowe.</b><p>Author Raymond …

Joshua Hoffine Horror Blog

March 2, 2018<p>I just received a copy of my book and it looks fantastic!<p>This is the first-ever art book from Dark Regions Press. The learning curve was …

Why Social Media Advertising Is Set To Explode

Social networks like Facebook and Twitter are daily destinations for millions of consumers. Increasingly, their ad products offer targeting according to specific demographics, social connections, interests, and habits.<p>As brands look across a fractured media landscape, where few digital properties …

Julia Sabot on Dwell

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