by Michael Zhang, PetaPixel The foods you buy in the store and at restaurants are never as tasty as they look in advertising photos, but what many people might not know is that you probably wouldn’t enjoy eating the foods seen in those pictures. The reason is because commercial food photographers use all kinds of […]Read more "10 Sneaky Tricks Used in Food Photos"
By Jay Pierstorff (Thanks to reader, Doug Bassett, for the heads up…) DOF Pro is a Photoshop Plug-in for Depth of Field Effects. Depth of Field is a side effect of lens openings on your camera. Using a small lens opening creates a larger field of sharp focus. Using a large lens opening creates a shallow […]Read more "New DOF Pro 5.0"
by 4Vector du·o·tone noun noun: duotone; plural noun: duotones; noun: duo-tone; plural noun: duo-tones a halftone illustration made from a single original with two different colors at different screen angles. If you haven’t heard, duotone is the combination of two color tones on an image. Two highly contrasting colors are often used to bring out […]Read more "For You! 10 Duotone Freebies"
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by Adobe Creative Cloud Got a spare minute? Pick one of these videos and learn a new Photoshop technique. Adobe Creative Cloud has the beginnings of a simple site with video’s all under a minute in length geared towards teaching you specific subjects in a short yet efficient manner. Check back often for what […]Read more "Adobe Photoshop’s New 60 Second “Make It Now” Series"
by brandpacks.com Download one of brandpacks.com‘s free templates for Photoshop or Illustrator and inspire your next creation. Each of their free templates come in both Photoshop PSD & Illustrator Ai formats to use with your favorite Adobe tool. Every free template on BrandPacks is designed to the same standards as our premium works. Enjoy well […]Read more "Free Templates for Photoshop & Illustrator"
by Brusheezy Brusheezy is the place to share your free Photoshop brushes and other Photoshop-related resources. Here you can explore and discuss the creations of other artists from around the world, or just find that perfect little freebie for your next Photoshop project. Brusheezy makes it easy to explore thousands of resources created by artists […]Read more "Brusheezy: Stupid Name. Cool FREE Brushes!"