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New in Photoshop CC 2015 release is the ability to merge bracketed photos together in ACR (Adobe Camera Raw). In the past, we have merged our photos in Photoshop using Merge to HDR.
Learn how I made the image and added the tilt-shift effect. For this image, I wanted to do something creative. I used a quadcopter drone to capture an aerial photograph in Balboa, California. Rather than add a giant fish and cat to the photo, I decided to shrink down the harbor and make it look like a toy, or scale model while adding a cat and a fish. This is where the idea of doing a tilt-shift effect to the photo would work well.
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Here is a nice little tutorial to show you how to electrify your images with lightning in Photoshop. This spooky graveyard will have lightning added in Photoshop, we will make our own lightning, no cheating by adding a photo.
How to select exactly the layer you want instantly. These tips show you different ways of making your layers active and selecting them right on canvas. Work with photoshop layers and layer groups.
Crop marks show the printer where to trim the final piece. Photoshop doesn’t have the ability to create crop marks by default. This quick video will show you how to make your own crop marks in Photoshop.
What can be more exciting than the smell of burning rubber and the ground shaking, body moving sound of highly tuned dragsters tearing up the tarmac? How about shooting them with a drone?
All new local adjustments with the new Filter Brushes in ACR 9, allow you to paint on or subtract from gradient and radial filters. Adobe Camera Raw 9.1 new feature tutorial
This tutorial shows you how to use all the new features released in Camera Raw 9.1 update. New feature review of Camera Raw in Photoshop CC 2015, Dehaze, Merge to Panorama and HDR is Camera Raw and more. How to use the new features in ACR CC 2015 update.
new feature review of Photoshop CC 2015, Artboards, Linked Library Smart Objects, Adobe Stock photos, Blur gallery, layer style update and more. How to use the new features in Photoshop CC 2015, is is good or not? Read the free guide and find out. By Colin Smith, PhotoshopCAFE founder.
Recently while I was conducting a Photoshop seminar tour, I realized that a lot of people were tripping up with the simple crop tool. It’s not that people don’t know […]
in this free Lightroom tutorial learn how to stitch a panoramic photograph in Lightroom 6 / Lightroom CC. Merge photos together to create panoramas
in this free Lightroom tutorial learn how to make an HDR image in Lightroom 6 / Lightroom CC. Shoot bracketed images and merge them together in Adobe Lightroom
This free tutorial explains one of the hottest trends in photography; HDR. High Dynamic Range. Learn how to shoot, merge into 32 bit images, tone-map photos to extend the dynamic range and produce strikingly realistic or surreal looking results. Covers Photoshop CS3-CC.The ultimate HDR guide.
Learn How to do a splatter, shatter effect in Photoshop tutorial on the dispersion effect. This dynamic free tutorial adds visual punch to all your photographs.
How to make a grid pattern in Photoshop. Turn it into perspective and make all the lines glow in Photoshop. I call this the Photoshop Tron effect, so easy using this tutorial.
Lightroom 6 first look, Lightroom CC review and walkthrough of new features. Lightroom 6 tutorials, articles, free videos and launch site, HDR, Panorama and FaceTagging.
DJI Phantom quadcopter, also called Drones, or UAV, are taking the photography world by storm! We now have a flying tripod that enables us to put our camera anywhere. in this review, Colin Smith takes to the skies and helps you decide which model is best for your needs. There are also a number of free tutorials and resources here