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The Lightroom 4 Decision
A quick look at the decision to upgrade to (or get started with) Adobe Photoshop Lightroom 4.
Learn how to protect the images on your digital media cards, and even recover them if they get lost.
Photos on the Map
many cases the location a photo was taken is important, and in this
article you'll learn how to include location information for photos,
view them on a map, and more.
Undo and History
Learn how to make the most of the Undo commands and History features in Photoshop.
Choosing a Computer
Get guidance on the key specifications to consider when purchasing a new computer for your digital darkroom.
High Dynamic Range Imaging
the key concepts and techniques involved in maximizing the tonal range
in your images, from simple adjustments to complext techniques.
Working with Text
See how you can use a wide variety of techniques to incorporate stylish text with your photographic images.
A look at a full Lightroom-based workflow that will help you
keep your images organized while on a photo trip.
Learn to maximize the efficiency and flexibility of your
image-cleanup workflow in Photoshop through the use of
Gain an understanding of the concepts
surrounding bit depth, which can have a significant impact
on your digital photography workflow.
A look at how many of the creative filters in Photoshop can prove useful, even if you prefer “traditional” photos.
color management is a critical component of any photographer’s digital
workflow, the process of soft-proofing is often misunderstood. This
article will provide clarity.
The Color Picker
Simple yet powerful, and surprisingly useful in a variety of situations, this article will cover Photoshop’s color picker.
A look at the best practices for backing up your important digital photos.
The Info Panel
Discover many of the useful bits of information that can be displayed on the Info panel in Photoshop.
Third Time's a Charm
A look at the key new features and improvements in Lightroom 3 that will
benefit just about all photographers.
Mapping a Gradient
detailed look at the Gradient Map adjustment, which is an
often-overlooked tool that can be incredibly powerful for creating
A quick guide to creating a vignette effect with maximum flexibility.
Black and White
A discussion of the ideal methods for producing incredible
black and white interpretations of your color images.
Learn best practices for using Photoshop to optimize images
that are being managed by Lightroom.
A discussion of the various options available for ensuring
images free from dust spots caused by a contaminated imaging
Get recommendations on the best approach to properly
sharpening your digital photos for ideal output.
Color Management Made
Discover how color management can be employed in your
workflow without complications or confusion.
Learn to better understand the histograms you see on your
camera's LCD, in Camera Raw and Lightroom, in Photoshop, and
Find out how to access some of the helpful features in
Photoshop that aren't always easy to discover.
Learn what settings to use in Photoshop's Preferences dialog
box to help you optimally configure Photoshop.
Modes for Blending
An in-depth look at blend modes in Photoshop and how to use
them to great effect in your photographic images.
Photoshop CS4 Unveiled
A review of the new features of interest to photographers in
Photoshop CS4. Find out whether it makes sense for you to
upgrade, and if so how to put the latest features to use.
Interfacing with CS4
A look at how to make the most of the radical new approach
Adobe has taken with the interface in Photoshop CS4.
A look at the often-neglected topic of how to maneuver
around your photos as you evaluate and optimize them in
A guide to the best ways to prepare your images for online
display to help ensure the most accurate colors and best
image quality possible.
A discussion of strategy, workflow considerations, and the
devices you can use to download your digital photos while in
What's In a Name?
Learn why you should rename your images, when to rename
them, how to rename them, and strategies for creating a
A guide to creating the very best selections, which are
critical to performing targeted adjustments to your image.
Basic tools in Photoshop along with advanced techniques will
Silence the Noise
This article will show you how noise finds its way into your
digital captures, how to best avoid it in the first place,
and how to minimize it to the extent possible after the
A review of all aspects of resolution as it relates to
digital photography and imaging.
A guide to computer hardware specifications for maximum
Learn how to apply creative edges to your images in
Photo Filters Gone
A look at how you can produce the effects of various filters
you would normally put in front of your lens through the use
of special techniques in Photoshop.
Bridging the Gap
A look at how you can utilize the new features in Adobe
Bridge CS3 to review, manage, and locate your images.
Photoshop CS3 New
The latest version of Photoshop includes some great new
features for photographers. This article will provide you
with tips on learning and using these new features to make
the most of Photoshop CS3.
Adobe Photoshop Lightroom is a great new tool for managing
and processing your images. This article will provide an
overview of an efficient workflow in Lightroom that will
enable you to get up to speed quickly.
Gain an understanding of the various issues that will affect
your decision about using Lightroom, Photoshop, or both to
maximize the efficiency of your workflow.
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