Color of Place – And Exploration of Photography, Psychology, and Color

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Preset Panel Behaviors in Photoshop 2020 v21

Photoshop 2020 (v21) added three new panels for organizing and applying Gradients, Patterns, and Shapes, and updated the Swatches and Styles panels. Presets can be applied by clicking on the preset in the panel, dragging and dropping the preset from the panel onto the desired layer in the Layer’s panel and/or dragging and dropping the preset from the panel onto the layer content in the canvas area.The contents of the layer (bitmap, vector, type etc.) will determine how the preset is applied: as a property of the layer, as an adjustment layer or, as a Layer Style/Effect.

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Fill and Adjustment Layer Shortcuts in Photoshop

In this post, I’ve gathered all of my favorite shortcuts for working with Fill and Adjustment Layers in Photoshop.

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3, 2, 1, Photoshop!  How to Capture Patterns, Shapes, Colors and Gradients From Images in Photoshop

With the new Capture from Image functionality in Photoshop, you can automatically create patterns, shapes, color themes, and gradients from your images.

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3, 2, 1, PS!  Five Reasons to Use Fill and Adjustment Layers in Photoshop

In this video you’ll learn discover five reasons to use non-destructive Fill and Adjustment layers to your images in Photoshop.

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From the Adobe Camera Raw (ACR) Team: Merge to Panorama

Josh Bury, Sr. Computer Scientist on the Adobe Camera Raw team, wrote an excellent article calling out best practices for shooting and stitching multiple images together using the Merge to Panorama command (found in Lightroom Classic, ACR, and Lightroom on the desktop). He has great suggestions both for capture and post processing so be sure to check it out here: From the ACR Team: Merge to Panorama.  

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Happy Birthday Photoshop! 

Happy Birthday Photoshop! I thought it might be fun to post this short videos demonstrating how Use several elements to build my composite images in Photoshop.

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Photoshop on iPad – Object Select and Type Settings

Today’s update to Photoshop on the iPad takes a huge leap forward with the addition of the Object Selection tool and enhanced Typographic settings.

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Improvements to Content Aware Fill, Lens Blur, and more in Photoshop v21.1!

This release of Photoshop (v21.1) includes improvements to the Content Aware Fill workspace, Lens Blur, Performance, and Dark Mode on Mac OS. 

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“The Creative Composite” Photoshop Course at the Santa Fe Workshops (6-28 – 7-3, 2020)

Santa Fe Workshops officially announced that my Photoshop class “The Creative Composite” (which will run June 28 – July 3, 2020), is now open for enrollment. It will be a great week filled with creativity, imagery, and Photoshop wizardry.

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Ten Shortcuts for Working with Vector Masks in Photoshop

Discover ten shortcuts for working with Vector Masks in Photoshop.

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3, 2, 1, Photoshop!  How to use Free Transform

In this episode of 3, 2, 1, Photoshop! you’ll discover tips and tricks for transforming images like a pro.

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3, 2, 1, Photoshop! How to Create a Simple Stop Motion Animation Using Photoshop

In this episode of 3, 2, 1, Photoshop!, you’ll discover how to create a simple stop motion animation to make your static images come to life.

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3, 2, 1, Photoshop!  20+ Tips for Using Tools in Photoshop

In this video, you’ll learn how to quickly access, customize, and work with  tools in Photoshop! 

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Photoshop 2020 Essential Training: Design – Live on LinkedIn | Lynda.com

I’m excited to announce that my new Photoshop 2020 Essential Training: Design course is now available on LinkedIn Learning and  Lynda.com. Whether you’re an experienced creative pro or just starting on your creative journey, learning how to use Photoshop is the best investment you can make in your work!

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