This tutorial touches on the best new features in the October 2014 release of Photoshop CC Learn about Libraries, Guide layers, scripted patterns and much more. Watch the video of Colin’s 5 favorite new features that are mainly for designers. Adobe has made large strides to help designers recently.
This tutorial touches on the best new features in the October 2014 release of Photoshop CC Learn about Libraries, Guide layers, scripted patterns and much more. Watch the video of Colin’s 5 favorite new features that are mainly for designers. Adobe has made large strides to help designers recently.Video Photoshop CC 2014, best new features for photographers
This tutorial touches on the best new features in the 2014 release of Photoshop CC and how to use them. This includes using LUTs, Content aware fill improvements, focus mask, The new blurs “spin and direction” and more. Stay up to date with the Adobe new features here at PhotoshopCAFE. We publish tutorials within minutes of Adobe announcements and have in-depth course available.Video Photoshop for Lightroom users
Learn how to create reusable layered templates, discover non-destructive layers and masks. Make time lapse sequences, do sky replacements and other compositing tricks. Find out the power of using pressure sensitive brushes and more in Colin’s whirl-wind tour of the creative side of Photoshop. This is a great jump start for Lightroom users.Video Photoshop and Lightroom integration
Watch this video to discover how to best work between Photoshop and Lightroom. Find out how to keep your Lightroom adjustments fully accessible from Camera Raw. We will take an image from Lightroom, to Photoshop, Camera Raw, back to Photoshop, back to Lightroom and then apply some automated adjustments based on what we have done.Video Photoshop Tutorial: Blend If for cutouts in Photoshop
Dave Cross shows how to use the Blend if sliders in Photoshop. This enables you to cut out objects and do non destructive compositing without making selections. From the video Non Destructive Workflow in PhotoshopVideo Working with Smart Object and Smart Filters in Photoshop
Smart Objects are very useful because they are non destructive. They can contain images, Illustrator files, RAW files and more. Learn what a smart object is and how to use it.Video Curves in Photoshop explained Photoshop Tutorial
Here is a beginner to intermediate tutorial on how to use curves in Photoshop. Curves are feared by many, but they don’t need to be. Colin will show you how they work in plain EnglishVideo Animating a slideshow in Photoshop
In this tutorial, Colin Smith shows you how to add different types of motion to a slideshow in Photoshop. Pan, zoom and spin your photos, to create a dynamic presentation.Video Photoshop tutorial -Creating a Custom Brush from a photo
This tutorial is a 2 in one. Learn how to make a custom brush from a photo. Also learn how to fix perspecive distortions on photographs in photoshop.Video Making semi-transparent selections with Alpha channels
Here is a tutorial that you can use for layered collaging. While it might be easier to use a layer mask or a quick mask to acheive the same result, this tutorial is engineered to help you understand Alpha channels. An understanding of Channels will put you onto the fast-track of Photoshop mastery.Step by Step Overview of 3D Tools in Photoshop
In this photoshop tutorial you will learn how 3D works in Photoshop. Colin Smith walks you through the new features and opens up the world of 3D so that you can begin to create stunning artwork.Video 3 ways to make rasterized text easier to read on the web
Blocks of pixel text at small sizes often appear blurry, smudged, or just plain unreadable when viewed on a Web page. Photoshop has built-in features that can render small type crisp and sharp. Here are three handy tips for improving the appearance of text at small sizes on the Web.Article Advanced Color Correction with Levels Photoshop Tutorial
This technique is a contrast/tone and color correction technique all in one. Once you run through this, you will see how just about any image can be improved and you will use this technique many times over. For a number of years, this was just about the only correction technique that I usedStep by Step Photoshop basics. complex selections with the marquee tools. Adding and subtracting selections
s it possible to make a selection of this semi-complex shape in only 3 selections? Of course the answer is yes. Ok if you’ve given up, or want to check your answer, here’s how its done.Step by Step Metal and Glass Layer style basics in Photoshop
Nearly anyone can create a bevel on type, but not many realize that from this foundation we can create glass, plastic, metal, or something that looks out of this world.Step by Step Getting started with Layer styles, Photoshop Tutorial
Maybe you are unfamiliar with Layer Styles as yet, and so I’ll cover them briefly. Layer Styles are simply groups of commands saved as a preset, that may be instantly applied to type or a filled selection in Photoshop.Step by Step Generating Actions of your own Photoshop Tutorial
How to make your own Photoshop actions. Generating Actions of your Own, Photoshop Tutorial.
I’m going to walk through the process I use when developing my actions, step by step, with all the appropriate interjections, sub categories and bylines required to flawlessly create your own. In theory, anyway! With Photoshop open, hit F9 to bring the Actions Palette to the front.
A couple of years ago, some Action enthusiast friends of mine expressed their concern that I was pursuing a vapor, a ghost, an insubstantial illusion in my quest to promote Actions in Photoshop on a global scale. In short, they told me I was nuts with a capitol CRAZY.Step by Step