Category Archives: Photoshop

Images-editing.com: Another Spammer Trying to Rip Off Photographers

The spammers from images-editing.com claim "We have skilled Photoshop designers for image apparel products, Objects (Bottles) cutout work, Jewellery, Pack shots, we work on all files format CR2, Raw files, JPEG/JPG, GIF, PNG, Tiff, PSD, HDR." Oddly enough, their web … Continue reading

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Make a “Little Planet” 360-Degree Image the Easy Way

Making a 360° pseudo-stereographic projection from an ordinary panorama Those cool "little planet" 360° stereographic photographs are often described as being made from dozens or hundreds of photos. But that ain’t necessarily so. We’ll see here how it’s possible to … Continue reading

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Camerapixio.com: The Worst Photoshop Tutorial on the Web

When I first saw it on Facebook I was sure it was a parody. A joke. But no, it’s intended to be real: Camerapixo.com: 10-Step Processing Technique. To save you the trouble of examining that link I’ll warn you that … Continue reading

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Spammer, Scammer to Avoid: “RSK Technologies”

Here’s the latest turd to land in my inbox, a spam from 209.85.218.67 (ceo.rsktechnologies@gmail.com) for "photo editing services". Besides the obvious caution not to do business with spammers – EVER – I’ll point out that this gem actually admits that … Continue reading

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New Film Rebate Downloads

I’ve just added a batch of new film frames to my collection of EPS downloads. List below. Click on any of the images above to see the full gallery. Download Links Film Frame EPS Downloads (compressed in zip format)  

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Dorrance Publishing Scam… or Not?

I recently received an email from an outfit called Dorrance Publishing regarding my textbook A Semester of Photoshop. The subject line of the email was the rather alarming “Your Copyright Registration with the Library of Congress” and I first assumed … Continue reading

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Rules for Increasing Image Size in Photoshop

There’s a lot of confusion about how and when to increase image size using Photoshop. I thought I’d clear things up by offering the rules I use: Increasing Image Size in Photoshop Rule 1 – Don’t do it. Rule 2 … Continue reading

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Metadata in Photoshop: Don’t Forget It!

I just received a few head shot photos from a web client to post on her site. All very nice, thoroughly professional and perfectly appropriate. In fact, since I don’t specialize in portrait photography myself, I thought I’d check the … Continue reading

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Logitech “Performance MX” Mouse — Review

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The Digital Negative — Book Review

I’ll say it right up front: I now consider this book the definitive reference on processing digital raw files through Adobe Lightroom (or Camera Raw) and Photoshop for those whose goal is to produce the highest possible quality images.

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