Photoshop Tips

Learn new techniques in Photoshop. Since Photoshop is continually changing, we provide tips to keep your Photoshop skills sharp and ahead of the competition.

5 of History’s Most Famous Photography Pranks

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April Fools’ Day has origins dating all the way back to the 14th century, and photography can be traced to the 1800s. It only makes sense that the two would intersect and we’d see some shenanigans. Here are a few of the most famous pranks ever played with the aid of a camera. The Cottingley ...Read more »

The Photoshop Playbook

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As a new user to Photoshop, opening the application can be extremely intimidating. I remember the first time I opened Photoshop and thought “Now What?” Reading the help didn’t help much. It explained what each tool did, but rarely gave me an example of when I would use it. For example, I wanted to know ...Read more »

Evaluating Exposure Using Adobe Photoshop

In this video you will see how to evaluate the exposure of a portrait using Adobe Photoshop – this is a great tool to use when you are unsure about your monitors calibration, or if you have a display that cannot show the correct brightness or contrast.   ...Read more »

Adding the Script Event Manager to your Workflow

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See how to use the Script Event Manager, along with several actions to help speed up your workflow! This will work in Photoshop CS6 cloud and Photoshop CC as shown, and with a little modification in Photoshop CS6 (non-cloud) and Photoshop CS5. ...Read more »

Photo Editing History – Life Before Photoshop

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In honor of April Fool’s Day, let’s take a look at the history of people modifying images. The history of photo editing dates back to the beginning of photography, and photo editing is now standard in today’s photography industry. Advanced technology is allowing more artistic power and voice than ever before, but what did professional ...Read more »

Speed Tips for Mac Finder

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In this silent movie, watch Bentley show you a couple of easy tips that you can add to your Mac Finder to help optimize your workflow. You will see how to add icons to your finder bar, and then use them to open images into Adobe Photoshop, or browse folders of images in Adobe Bridge. ...Read more »
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