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How to remove power lines from a photo in Photoshop. This super fast trick, makes it so easy to remove distractions from photos in a non destructive way. Watch this free Photoshop video tutorial by Colin Smith
Learn how to use Lightroom Presets in Photoshop. This tutorial shows you how to make a cool preset in Lightroom and then reuse it in Photoshop. Includes the glamtage preset for free.
How to use Adobe Photoshop with the new Macbook Pro touchbar. This review / tutorial shows how to use the touchbar with Photoshop and how to customize the settings.
Photoshop CC tutorial, how to easily swap the background in a photo. Refine Edge in the latest version of Photoshop with a secret shortcut and super clean edges on your cutouts, so that they blend in perfectly with the background.
DJI Phantom 4 Pro review. I have a Phantom 4 Pro prototype and have tested the camera and flight and here is a full review. I compared the photos and video to a phantom 4 v phantom 4 pro. See them side by side as well as learn about all the new features.
Photoshop CC 2017 is now available, this quick quide shows you how to update to the latest version. After updating many people say “Where are my plugins? They are gone. How to I get my plugins back? I’ll show you how to copy your plugins over from all your previous versions of Photoshop so that you don’t have to reinstall them.
Photoshop CC 2017 has a search tool, templates, updated face aware liquify, refined select and mask, a new, new workspace (I meant to say that), SVF fonts, cleaner interface, unified properties panel and more. Check it out here!
DJI Mavic Pro drone, review pt2, tips and hacks. Portrait mode, hyperlapse, focus, handheld, calibration and more tips. Your questions answered and lots of video and photo examples. Learn how to use this drone like a pro.
Learn how to turn a person into a realistic vampire in this Photoshop tutorial. In just a few steps we can go from sweet and innocent to sexy and sinister. Do try this at home.
How to retouch a face in Photoshop. Learn how to retouch skin, enhance eye and do contouring to define the shape of the face. Learn the entire portrait photography retouching workflow for free here from Colin Smith at PhotoshopCAFE.
DJI Mavic vs GoPro Karma. What is the best drone? Side by side comparison, compare specs, price and what comes with each, your vs buyers guide is here.
I’m going to show you how to use the gradient tool in Photoshop. Gradient tool basics, making custom gradients, how to use presets, how to add depth and create shapes like Spheres, Cylinders and Cones and also how to make really cool patterns. Hold on to your seat belts! I bet there are a few tips and tricks you didn’t know about here.
How to make a realistic lens flare in Photoshop. This non destructive method uses a little trick to make your lens flares realistic, accurate and easy! Add a nice flavor to your photos. It goes beyond the basic Photoshop lensflare and adda s a popular style to your photo
Use Path blur in Photoshop CC to add a custom motion blur to an object in a photo without any selections. This adds a lot of excitement and drama to a photograph. This tutorial shows how to fake a slow shutter speed photo of movement in photoshop.
How to add clouds and change a sky in Photoshop,. The 2 rules of realistic sky replacement and clouds in photos Photoshop Tutorial. It’s really easy if you follow the 2 rules for a realistic result.
How to make a two faced optical illusion effect with a front and a profile photo at the same time. This photoshop tutorial shows how to make this cool effect from Orphan Black ads and posters.
How to organize your photos in Lightroom. Don’t panic, clean up and organize your existing Catalog and collection with these tips and instructions. How to relocate and sort out all your photos without losing them!
Compare the Phantom 3 vs DJI Phantom 4 vs DJI inspire 1. All 3 flown at the same time. See the video and download raw files to compare the cameras