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Education and inspiration for Visual Storytellers

Education and inspiration for Visual Storytellers

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on1 Labs – Blog Categories – onOne Software on1 Labs: Luminosity Masking Posted on March 24, 2015 by Dan Harlacher Luminosity masks are an advanced technique that allows you to blend layers (or effect in Perfect Effects) together, and modulate the amount of blending using the brightness of the photo. Wow, that was a mouthful. 25 Beautiful Macro Photography Shots - Smashing Magazine Advertisement Macro photography is the art of taking close-up pictures that reveal details which can’t be seen with the naked eye. For example, while we can see the fly on the wall, our eyes aren’t equipped to make out the fine details of the hairs on it’s face. This is where macro photography comes in.

Digital Photography Tutorials Learn how to take and edit digital photographs using visual tutorials that emphasize concept over procedure, independent of specific digital camera or lens. This is a complete listing of all tutorials on this site; click the drop-down links in the top menu to see particular topics. Photography is going through an exciting transition period as many film photographers are beginning to explore the new capabilities of digital cameras. While the fundamentals have remained similar, other aspects are markedly different. This is a great time to get involved with digital photography. 10 Things You Should Know About the Crop Tool While the Crop Tool is one of Photoshop's most-basic tools, you might find that there is more to this tool than you might know. In this tutorial, we will explain 10 useful things about the Crop Tool that you might not already know. Let's get started! There are several Crop Guide Overlays you can choose from in Photoshop. You can see them once you start using the Crop Tool and you can cycle through them by pressing O. The available overlays are:

Street Photography guide from "Stare. It is the way to educate your eye, and more. Stare, pry, listen eavesdrop. Die knowing something. Michael Hoffman, Author at TipSquirrel About Michael Hoffman (222 Articles) Mike has been a photographer, artist, educator, and technophile for most of his life. Early in his career, he created technical illustrations and photographs for electronic equipment manufacturers, and taught classes in computer aided drafting and 3D modeling software. When digital cameras became widely available in the late 1990s, the move was a natural one, and has led to a happy combination of technology, software, photography and art. Mike is an Adobe Certified Expert in Photoshop and Acrobat, and is well versed in Lightroom and Photoshop Elements, as well as Illustrator and InDesign. He has also contributed his time and efforts to the excellent work being done by Operation Photo Rescue, in restoring photographs damaged by natural disasters.

Minox's Micro-Sized Retro Chic Digital Camera Is Like Mini Leica It's never too early to start your holiday shopping, and we just found the perfect gift for the Wes Anderson wannabe in your life. After unboxing this tiny retro-chic digital camera from Minox -- a recreation of the German manufacturer's "legendary" 35mm film cameras from the 1950s -- he'll grab a French beret and start filling his Facebook profile with fussily symmetrical snapshots like there's no tomorrow. [In pictures, it's hard to appreciate just how small the camera is.]

Tilt-Shift Photography Photoshop Tutorial This tutorial will walk you through how to create a tilt-shift image in Photoshop. It has been produced using Photoshop CS2 on a PC. Once you finish your tilt-shift image, make sure you upload your image for everyone to see. You should also check our our gear page to find all of the latest gear you need to create tilt-shift images. Gear PageSubmit Your Images

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