POST-PRODUCTION & GRAPHICS

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Steve Caplan’s Halloween Photomontage

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Steve Caplin is a professional photoillustrator and the author of the “How to Cheat in Photoshop” series. He’s also become a bit of a RetouchPRO LIVE staple, known for his quick mind and seemingly boundless knowledge of Photoshop.   How To Cheat In Photoshop CC The art of creating realistic photomontages By Steve Caplin ©…

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The World is Flat, Until It’s Not: Definitions in Photography

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In order to communicate effectively, words need to mean something.  Definitions must be made.  Labels must be had.  Humans are really great organizers.  We put things into categories and groups to easier understand and make sense of massive amounts of data. The problem?  We tend to get stuck or stay with what we know or…

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Pro Photo Tips for Students – Editing vs. Post-production

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WHAT EDITING MEANS I often hear young photographers refer to adjusting photographs in Photoshop as editing. It is not! That is post-production, and it is essential within the world of professional photography that you use and understand the correct language to use when referring to the processes of photography. Choosing the right image to show…

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FREE DOWNLOAD – Configuring Photoshop 2015 for Maximum Performance

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Configuring Photoshop CC 2015 This 71 page PDF contains information about how to configure Photoshop and has been updated to provide all the latest information relevant to configuring Photoshop CC 2015 and covers the new layout for the Photoshop preferences panels. It explains how to optimize your display and interface settings and advises on which…

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Blur Gallery Noise Matching: The video tutorial and by the book

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VIDEO TUTORIAL: New to the Blur Gallery filters is an option to add noise. This movie tutorial shows how you can use the new Noise panel controls to help blend blurred areas when processing noisy/grainy images. Click below to watch video. Click here to watch all of the latest Photoshop CC video tutorials by Martin…

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The Power of EDR (Extended Dynamic Range)

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I came up with the term EDR (Extended Dynamic Range) image after trying to push the limits of Adobe Camera Raw (ACR), which are comparable to the limits we find in Adobe’s Lightroom too. Pushing the limits means trying to see how much detail can be pulled out of the shadows, and how much the…

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