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  • taking risks and erring on the side of caution with photo shop

    by Denisebeverly | 27th of October, 2007

    if i had written this last week like i planned it would be all about taking risks with my post processing. being a little more aggressive, not being afraid of pushing saturation and contrast just a bit. finally getting some isolated shots that i was proud of, because i... More
  • Useful photoshop shortcuts Part 3 ( Edit)

    by One8edegre | 24th of October, 2007

    Edit ===========================Alt+E Clear (selection) ---------------------------Delete / Backspace Color Settings ------------------------------Ctrl+Shift+K Copy ----------------------------------------Ctrl+C Cut -------------------------------------... More
  • A tutorial to apply easily and fastly a tattoo on skin (Photoshop)

    by Nightangel666 | 23rd of October, 2007

    You can see this wonderful tutorial here : It is indeed really helpful to totally change the mood of a photograph. See Article
  • More on Natural Masks

    by Espion | 19th of October, 2007

    Earlier I mentioned this topic. I just like to add a few more ideas. This is applicable for processing of landscape scenes particularly for sunsets. At sunset the colour balance is rather complex. The shadows tend to be cold and the highlights, warm. (It is the... More
  • Useful Photoshop shortcuts Part 2 ( Tools)

    by One8edegre | 17th of October, 2007

    Path / Direct Selection Tool -----------------------------A Brush / Pencil / Color Replacement Tool----------------B Crop Tool -------------------------------------------------C Default Colors --------------------------------------------D Eraser Tool -------------... More
  • Trick or Treat

    by Bsilvia | 17th of October, 2007

    There is like almost a two weeks until Halloween. So, I've created "Trick or Treat tote bag" using my own Photoshop brushes. Photoshop brushes can be downloaded here and commercial usage is allowed just check commercial use of brushes info More
  • Alpha Channels and Natural Masks

    by Espion | 16th of October, 2007

    This is a relatively difficult topic. I will just make some, hopefully, useful introductory comments and sketched the idea. This image here, which is the Singapore Esplanade Theatre, mirrored and flipped all over, was processed in two parts, namely separately for the... More
  • Creating a falling star in one of your photo's

    by Northman | 16th of October, 2007

    Hello all, I found this nice tutorial about how to add an Falling star to one of your night scene photo's. The link to the site is: http://www.t-tutorials.com I tried it myself and its not so hard but you still have a nice effect. Hope you all found it useful... More
  • Black and White to make better Colour Pictures

    by Espion | 15th of October, 2007

    It sounds paradoxical but a good black and white version of your colour picture can make the colour picture better. For a good black and white picture is one which has good contrasts (global and local) and reveals lots of textures, wherever these matter to the composition... More
  • Useful photoshop shortcuts PART 1

    by One8edegre | 15th of October, 2007

    while using photoshop if you are using short cuts it not only speeds up your work process , but leaves you to concentrate more on your work. Here is a list of exceptionally useful shortcuts for using photoshop that might come handy for you. These are the standard/usual... More
  • Camera Raw: Why?

    by Bluerabbit | 2nd of October, 2007

    Note: I currently use a Nikon D80 with Photoshop CS3 and selective noise reduction with Neat Image. When I first started shooting digital, I had a point and shoot that produced great jpegs, but I had to accept what the camera gave me. Most of the time, that was fine,... More
  • Chinese Brush And Seal

    by Elenaray | 2nd of October, 2007

    I'm having some nice insights working with the Chinese brush. It's astonishing how one simple tool is used in such a complex way. The tiny little moves you make with it have such import. To be able to tone down and center my energy enough to become aware of this is a... More
  • Importance of IPTC.

    by Sebcz | 20th of September, 2007

    Up til now I described my photos only when they had been uploaded on DT. You know, categories, keywords, etc. I have never used that File Info dialog box in Photoshop. Until I discovered how useful that is: 1. When you upload such a (described) photo on DT, the keywords... More
  • Changing color to sell pics 3...

    by Torie508 | 19th of September, 2007

    You can also change a picture from color to a black and white image, or even sepia color. This often makes some pictures more dramatic, than the color versions, and might be more sellable. See Article
  • Changing color to sell pics 2....

    by Torie508 | 19th of September, 2007

    Here is another example of how I used photoshop to change the color of a picture to make it more interesting. See Article
  • Changing color to sell more pics...

    by Torie508 | 19th of September, 2007

    I took a picture of the mini blinds hanging in my office the other day. They were a very plain ivory color and it didn't really look like a picture that would sell. So, I went into photoshop and changed the color of them several times. The blue one has sold 2 copies so far.... More
  • LINKS to tutorial sites

    by Northman | 18th of September, 2007

    I am making a list of all (most) tutorial sites for photoshop that are on the web to make the list as big as possible i wil need your guys help. so if you have a link just post it below :) http://www.jasmania.nl/ http://www.techzine.nl/ http://www.websonic.nl/ http:... More
  • Photoshop tutorials ???

    by Northman | 17th of September, 2007

    I am looking for some websites with some good Photoshop tutorials about fixing images. post the link below many thx. See Article
  • Halloween tutorial (part 5)

    by Tonygers | 16th of September, 2007

    Here's a FANTASTIC photoshop tutorial that'll show you how to Add realistic fangs to your models for that classic vampire shot at Halloween time. Sniff! Sniff! Is that garlic I smell? AAAAAAAARRRRRRRRGGGGGGGGHHHHHHHHH!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! More
  • Halloween tutorial (part 4)

    by Tonygers | 16th of September, 2007

    Here's a photoshop tutorial that'll show you how to add a bloody scar onto one of your model images to give a scary, gruesome, gory and violent image just in time to scare the kids at halloween time. This tutorial could also be useful if you wanted to do a series of... More

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