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  • Black and White - photoshop (CS3) cheatsheet

    by Soukupl | 16th of August, 2008

    Have you ever converted any image to black&white? If yes, do you remember how many different ways and settings are there? Photoshop itself has several ways (filters) how to make b&w images and each filter has many presets... Wouldn't it be great, if you can have quick preview... More
  • High Dynamic Range - HDR

    by Litifeta | 14th of August, 2008

    You have probably heard it called HDR, whereas the purists calls it HDRI – High Dynamic Range Imaging. Dynamic range refers to a range of values between dark and light greater than that which is possible in normal digital imaging. The technique is the capture of a series... More
  • The secret to upsizing photographs

    by Litifeta | 13th of August, 2008

    Please note that it is unacceptable to upsize photos you submit to Dreamstime. This information is for your personal use. Perhaps you need to upsize a photo to let’s say: 48mb. The simplest and easiest way to upsize is to read my blog and get the Photoshop plug-in... More
  • Santa Fe Photography Workshops

    by Patballard | 4th of August, 2008

    The workshop is finished! I spent last week at the Santa Fe Photography Workshops. It was an incredible experience. I'd recommend it for any amateur photographer who just wants to learn more and for any professional who wants to explore a new area of potential income.... More
  • A few photoshop and photography tips for newbies and beginners

    by Titania1980 | 3rd of August, 2008

    Hi! This is my first article! sorry for my English, I'm non English speaker! well I'd like to share some of the I've learned those years about photography and photoshop. Hope you find it useful! Isolation: The best method is to use the pen tool. You can find a lot of... More
  • Enhancing your photos with the Soft Light Layer - Video Tutorial

    by Yanc | 28th of July, 2008

    Hi Guys! Here's my latest video tutorial in Photoshop. This time I'll show you how to use the "Soft Light" layer mode as a quick and easy alternative from using our traditional Levels or Curves adjustments. I hope you'll find it useful. CLICK HERE to view it. Yanik More
  • How to add borders and frames to your pictures

    by Notebook | 13th of July, 2008

    I am slowly getting back to the idea of writing tutorials. The first two were on how to isolate objects off of their background, and those were probably for an intermediate-advanced photoshop user. I've received a lot of feedback from people who found them useful (thank you... More
  • Edit file .ico with photoshop

    by Ligio | 24th of June, 2008

    I found an interesting post on editing file .ico with photoshop. There is a free plugin that gives you this ability. So you can give to your webmaster the favicon.ico for his website! Read here for more info and download: http://www.telegraphics.com.au/svn/icoformat/... More
  • photoshop learning

    by Traveler11116 | 23rd of June, 2008

    I recently got a membership to NAPP and absolutely love it!! I got the magazine and it is the best one I know of. So far I have three of the DVDs produced by them and they are also really helpful. I think the best thing about it is getting all of the online tutorials that... More
  • How to Make any Photo Sepia in Photoshop (Any Version)

    by Cuatrofb | 16th of June, 2008

    Bring up your hue/saturation and make the following changes: Check the colorize box Change Hue to 36 Change the Saturation to 30 Change Lightness to -10 And there you go! A photo nicely sepiaized! Example: See Article
  • Portrait Makeover Part 3 - Photoshop Makeup

    by Yanc | 16th of June, 2008

    Hi Guys I finally got the last part of my Portrait Makeover video tutorial series done! :) In part 3, I go over how to add eyeshadow, blush and lipstick. Click here to check it out! If you missed part 1 on Whitening Teeth and Eyes you can view it here. And part... More
  • Filter guide

    by Summerrain | 6th of June, 2008

    I wanted to create a photoshop filters guide for both photographers and manipulators and here it is! I will make this into two parts, the first one for freeware, the second one for shareware. These are all plugins that I am currently using or have used or at the very... More
  • Random photoshop tips

    by Summerrain | 3rd of June, 2008

    While working in photoshop I often pick up some new tricks each and every time. But then I also have some common "rules" that have proved very helpful time and time again. I would like to share some of them with you:) Some random but hopefully useful photoshop tips:... More
  • Portrait Makeover Part 2 - Removing Pimples & Wrinkles

    by Yanc | 2nd of June, 2008

    All right guys! Here's part 2 of my Portrait Makeover series - Removing Pimples & Reducing Wrinkles I hope you like it! CLICK HERE Best, Yanik PS: Don't forget to sign up to my RSS Email Feed to get my latest articles in your inbox! More
  • Creating your own hair- the easy way

    by Summerrain | 1st of June, 2008

    Part 2 of making realistic photomanipulations. Last blog it was about shadows, now i'm gonna give some tips on creating fur and hair. There's three ways to do this, I often combine two of them. Let's start with a model. You will need to erase all the parts around her... More
  • realistic manipulations- shadows

    by Summerrain | 29th of May, 2008

    I want to start by giving a big thank you to everyone that welcomed me to dreamstime, you seem like an awesome crowd and i'm really glad to be a part of it:) Like I said in my first blog I am very much looking forward to sharing some of my tips and ideas here since I... More
  • Tutorial: Removing Backgrounds

    by Ligio | 29th of May, 2008

    I found some interesting tutorials on how to remove background from pictures with Photoshop. Here the links to these guides: Removing Backgrounds Quickly in Photoshop Cencellare lo sfondo Eliminare lo sfondo Selezionare ed estrarre soggetti dallo sfondo More
  • Portrait Makeover Part 1 - Whitening Teeth & Eyes

    by Yanc | 26th of May, 2008

    HI guys! I'm back with a new video tutorial on my blog. It's the first in a series that'll focus on face touch-ups. I hope you find them useful. You can check it out HERE Best, Yanik PS: Don't forget to sign up to my email RSS feed to get all the latest tips... More
  • Creating a Dark Blue Sky Without Filters

    by Yanc | 13th of May, 2008

    Hi Guys! As promised, here's my Photoshop video tutorial on creating a dark blue sky without filters. I hope you find it useful. If you missed my other video tutorials, you can check them out here. And there are plenty more to come! Have a great day! Yanik... More
  • Non destructive Dodge and Burn - tutorial

    by Yanc | 5th of May, 2008

    Hello everyone! I've been a contributor here for a long while but I've never posted on the forums. But now is different. I decided to start a blog last month focused on helping fellow photographers. And I thought that it would be nice to share my knowledge with my fellow... More

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