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20 Free Photoshop Actions All Designers Must Have

Automated scripts save time and improve workflow in all creative fields. Adobe products like Photoshop offer scripts called <b>actions</b> that automate a …

Here's the best way to quickly add light to dark pictures

1/<p>Here's how the original JPEG for this demo looks.<p>Rafi Letzter/Tech Insider<p>2/<p>In Photoshop Express, bump up the exposure/brightness slider, but not …

14 Things I Would Tell My Younger Self Starting In The Photography Industry

I was internalizing a dialogue I had the other day after seeing a mistake someone made on how they presented their thoughts and the reaction it …

Free Photoshop Actions: Super Smoke Effects

Turn your ordinary photos into amazing abstract smoke art in just two steps with these amazing Photoshop actions by SparkleStock. Simply paint over …

Backgrounds: Choosing the Right Backdrop for Portraits - ALC

You have a subject. You’ve selected the wardrobe. You have a hairstylist and makeup artist on board for spinning their magic to make your subject …

The Photoshop Color Adjustment Tools

<b>Any color adjustment tool, in any software—past, current or future—works</b> (or does not work) based on the control it offers over one or more of the …

How to Make Color Photos Using Only B&W Shots

Before the introduction of color film, Many photographers experimented with ways to record color images using black and white mediums. One of the …

7 Single Flash Portraits Techniques That You Can Apply Right Now

Almost all the photographers I know have at least <i>one speedlight.</i> They use for their cameras hotshoe, if for nothing else. But what if you want to dub …

Tips for Optimizing Photoshop Performance on Your Computer

Have you ever wondered if you were getting the best performance out of Adobe’s Photoshop Creative Cloud? Depending on your particular workflow and …

Tutorials

How To Edit Portraits In The Windows 10 Photos App

If you've downloaded Windows 10, you'll be able to access the free photo editing app which is simply titled 'Photos'. You don't have to download it …

The Fastest Way to Dodge and Burn Your Photos

In the days of film photography, dodging and burning was often a time-consuming task. And even in these digital days, dodging and burning can take up …

Photoshop Tutorials

$10 OFF - LIMITED TIME OFFER - JOIN AT THE BOTTOM OF THE PAGE!<p>HOW TO CREATE A CARTOON CHARACTER WITH PHOTOMANIPULATION & RETOUCHING<p>TRANSFORMING …

The First 3 Photoshop Blend Modes You Need to Understand

Photoshop can be extremely intimidating to learn, but once you start to get a grasp on some of the tools it has to offer, you’ll wonder how you ever …

Photoshop

A Quick Photoshop Technique to Enhance Details In Your Image

When I first started in photography, there was this trend where images were super crisp and very sharp. It was abused, of course, (as Photoshop often …

30 Keyboard Shortcuts for Speed and Creativity in Adobe Photoshop

Becoming comfortable with digital post-production is all about having good flow. A good workflow lets you be fast and creative with ease. Memorizing …

Create Stunning "Tron Legacy" Fan Art in Photoshop

Disney's "Tron Legacy" featured some stunning special effects. In this tutorial we will explain how to achieve similar results using digital …

Photo Manipulation

Tiny Planet Photoshop Tutorial

This Instructable shows you how to create a stunning tiny planet image in 5 simple steps. Step 1: FileOpen Insert a panorama into photoshop by …

Tutorials

11 Things Every Photographer Must Know About Posing Women

If you master the principles of posing, you will not need to memorize 100 poses every time you photograph a subject. Instead, you can modify a few …

Blend Mode Compositing with Photoshop

Hi Folks<p>To kick the week off I thought I’d post an extract from one of the chapters of my book, <i>The Photoshop Workbook: Professional Retouching and</i> …

Behind the Lens: Bella Kotak Creates a Fairytale World Through Breathtaking Nature-Inspired Portraits

In the hopes of becoming proficient in Photoshop while training to become an architect, Bella Kotak took up photography. Since, this nature enthusiast from England has made photography her career. Often using her friends as muses, her portraits of women seem to embody the regal spirit of mother …

Quick Tip: the Magic of Photoshop's Blend If

The opacity or transparency of a layer is usually seen as a kind of gradient—the layer can be fully opaque, fully transparent, or somewhere in …

Photoshop Tips: 10 Ways To Make Your Images Stand Out, Useful Tricks To Know

<b>Photoshop</b> is the quintessential tool for most designers.<p><b>To help</b> up your game and make your work stand out from the rest, we bring you 10 ways and …

Tutorials

Working With a Model-Digital Photography School

Digital Photography

How to Create Realistic Eye Makeup in Photoshop

Apply make up in Photoshop to your subjects using techniques similar to real life. Add eye make up, create eye lashes, and even contour, all in …

The Secret to Standing Out as a Boudoir Photographer

<i>[EDITOR’S NOTE: We are very excited to introduce to you one of our new guest contributors, Jennifer Rozenbaum. Jen owns Jenerations, a luxury boudoir</i> …