Category Archives: Photoshop

Photoshop Free Transform

After too many years of bad software help files I’ve stopped believing that there is anything helpful behind the help button. Instead I buy the book and think that is better. Photoshop is changing that. There are so many Photoshop books … Continue reading

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Power Image–Part 2

After a lot of years developing software I’ve learned that the best result seldom happen the first time. There are those times when I’m just about done with a change and something happens and I lose it all. The computer … Continue reading

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A sense of perception

A couple of weeks ago we went up to see the Apache Helicopters. I’ve always wanted to see one up close and personal. From the pictures I’ve seen of them I’ve always had a sense of complete unbridled power! It always represented … Continue reading

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Photomerge Notes

I’m exploring the different options of Photomerge in CS5. I’ll add my notes on that exploration here as I go. Most of this is from the Adobe help and my own messing around. How to get to Photomerge in CS5: … Continue reading

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A new Gallery and a new PS technique

I haven’t posted in a while, but I have been busy. I set up a Photo Gallery using the SmugMug.com tool. It was easy to setup, looks and works well. It includes a shopping cart. I like it – except … Continue reading

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Over the top HDR (WAY over the top)

I’m still working through my Arches images. I’m almost done. I’ve been holding back because I didn’t want to finish and not have anything new to show off. But I decided to prime the pump a little tiny bit. I … Continue reading

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Happy Father’s Day

This is long ago – me and A when he was 3 and tired.  I miss being able to cuddle him against my shoulder. One of my first mess arounds with Photoshop. Happy Father’s day to all of the Fathers … Continue reading

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Sky Panos

While we were in Moab we took hundreds of pictures of beautiful, powerful rock formations against plain, boring skies. A lot of blaa blue and slate grey – with the occasional cloud.  Sunday night we had a pretty good storm … Continue reading

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CS5 HDR – My first shot

I’ve been a bit absent – sorry about that. I decided I needed to have more flexibility than I could get from wordpress.com. So I upgraded my current hosting plan, setup a couple of WordPress blogs there, one a replica … Continue reading

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First Steps – Photoshop

I spent the last couple of months watching hours of Photoshop training vids at Kelby Training. Dumping as much in my head as fast as I could. Jumped around to different subjects, lighting, B&W, HDR, portrait retouching, and on and … Continue reading

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