Tutorial: Retouching skin in Photoshop

Shooting this summer? Shooting at the beach? Shooting at sporting events? Chances are, you'll get some shiny, oily, perspiring skin to deal with! Thanks to Chris - IZA Tuto - this tutorial on skin retouching shows some savvy technique all beginner to intermediate Photoshop users should know -- how to clear oily and shiny skin (often referred to as hotspots) June 28, 2011

iCalamus Page Layout and Design

Did you think that InDesign was the only page design player on the block? If you did, think again ... iCalamus frame-oriented desktop publishing for Mac OS X has more features than most people can even dream about December 21, 2010

Adding Frames and Borders in Photoshop

One of the frequent questions in Photoshop 911 emergency room is how to add borders and frames to images. So, here's a detailed step-by-step tutorial for photoshop beginners on how to add borders and frames to images. Includes photo pointers and detailed instructions thanks to Olga Bogatyrenko of Chasing Moments November 29, 2010

Floating Clothes with Photoshop

Here's another good tutorial from Princess Libra, for a very popular technique in clothing marketing -- the "invisible" person ... remove the human model from the clothes -- an excellent way to learn the Clone Stamp tool, and adding a virtual drop shadow November 28, 2010

Add Borders to Images in Photoshop

Here's an essential Photoshop Tutorial for the beginners or those not so familiar with Photoshop tools and techniques. Thanks to Olga Bogatyrenko of ChasingMoments for sending this one to everyone! November 24, 2010

Preparing Raster Images

Whether you acquire an image from a scanner, a digital camera, a royalty-free CD, or a stock photography vendor, it's made out of pixels. Those pixels need to be near perfect in order for the final print to be perfect February 24, 2010

5 Useful Photoshop Effects

Andrea Austoni sent in this tutorial, and we liked its simplicity and the fact that Andrea's site is clean and honest without the usual screen spam of the other tutorial sites. Here, learn Soft Focus, Model Depth of Field, Star Field, Wood Grain and Brushed Metal in easy, 1-2-3 steps. November 18, 2009

HDR Photography for Mac OS

Photographers are beginning to get into HDR Photography, a relatively new technique that involves capturing more than one photo at different exposures, then using software to combine these exposures into a HIgh Dynamic Range Image. October 29, 2009

Jade Plugin for Adobe Photoshop

Here's the new Jade Plugin -- a digital image processing plugin for Adobe Photoshop. Enhance color, contrast and dynamic range, with this easy-to-use image enhancement tool -- automatically improve digital images directly in Adobe Photoshop. September 25, 2009

Isolate the subject, create a glow

Next, we'll create a glow behind the photo subject we cut out using the pen tool in part one of the series. This provides a wondeful contrast to our monochromatic patterned background! Then we'll demonstrate why color fill layers are so cool by changing the whole image with a single click. August 1, 2009