Monthly Archives: April 2011

Copyright for Photographers

One of the courses I teach at college is called "Digital Design Essentials", which covers basic (very basic) uses of Adobe Illustrator, Photoshop and InDesign. It’s a project-based course, with each student building a significant project in lieu of a … Continue reading

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Soft-Focus Emulation in Photoshop

It’s difficult to get a soft-focus image that looks good – that’s why lens designers have created special lenses like the Pentax 85mm f/2.8 Soft. Lenses like this are designed deliberately to exhibit large amounts of Spherical Aberration, producing the … Continue reading

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