understanding blending modes in photoshop
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Fundamentals, Software, Video Tutorial

Understanding Blending Modes in Photoshop

Whether you are color grading, manipulating tones, or creating a composite, understanding blending modes will help you achieve the desired result. This crash course by Jesús Ramirez of the Photoshop Training Channel breaks down the basic fundamentals of these...

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Software, Video Tutorial

The Differences Between Levels and Curves in Photoshop

During the journey to become proficient with Adobe Photoshop, two tools - Levels and Curves - will likely beg the question: what is the difference between them?This video by Unmesh Dinda of PiXimperfect, details their similarities and differences.https://youtu.be/NsXzzCuKrdwWhen it...

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adobe launches youtube series
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Fundamentals, Software, Video Tutorial

Adobe Launches a YouTube Series for Beginners

This week, Adobe launched a new YouTube series of Photoshop tutorials aimed at beginners, called ‘3, 2, 1 … Photoshop!’ This series of videos created by longtime Adobe evangelist Julieanne Kost, covers a useful sampling of tips and tricks...

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Efficiency & Productivity, Fundamentals

Customizing Your Workspace in Photoshop

Software: Adobe Photoshop Skill level: BeginnerWorkspaces A workspace, is the entire working area of Photoshop. It’s what encompasses all the menus, tools and panels. Simply put, it’s pretty much everything you can see and click within Photoshop.So it’s high time you dropped the...

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Industry & Community News, Software

Adobe Celebrates 25th Anniversary of Photoshop

Happy Birthday, Photoshop!We wouldn't be here if not for the existence of this wonderful software that gives us -retouchers, graphic designers, photographers and digital artists - wings to fly.http://youtu.be/QmYc1MNJaQcCheck out the Photoshop Anniversary timeline: Late-night talk show host Jimmy Kimmel entertains...

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Efficiency & Productivity, Fundamentals, Software

How to Use Apply Image Function to Effectively Retain Detail In Shadows And Highlights

A typical issue that photographers face when capturing digital images is limited dynamic range of DSLR cameras. We always have to choose between which detail we would like to keep, and which detail will unfortunately be lost. If you choose...

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Creative Retouching, Fundamentals, High-End Beauty & Fashion

Practical Uses for Photoshop Layer Blending Modes

In this video we'll be discussing some of the most important layer Blending modes for retouchers to understand, as well as present practical examples of when they are used. We've divided our discussion into four main Blending mode groupings:Lightening...

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Fundamentals, Software, Video Tutorial

Practical Use Of Clipping Masks in Adobe Photoshop

In this video we'll be talking all about Clipping Masks in Photoshop. Not only will we cover what they are and how to create them, but also touch on some useful scenarios for when you might use them in your...

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Fundamentals, Software

How to Set Preferences & Memory Usage for Peak Performance – Photoshop CC, CS6

Here are a few ways to enhance Photoshop performance:Optimize your current hardware Customize Performance Preferences in Photoshop Tailor your Photoshop work habits (read more: History, Caches & Performance-Friendly Work Habits)Hardware The faster the processor you’re using and the more random...

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