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About Jimmy

Jimmy does marketing at Alien Skin, he's also the video tutorial chef.

Flickr Thursday

Here are our selections from the Alien Skin Flickr group this week. Awesome work, people! Your image submissions make you eligible to win a free lens, too! Check out the article for more details.

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Lighting for Textures in Snap Art 4 Video

I just finished a video tutorial that demonstrates the use of the Lighting controls in Snap Art 4. Normally I use Snap Art for painterly looks, but this is a little different. My goal was to emphasize the texture. The … Continue reading

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Car Shooting Tips from Christian Bouchez

Seattle-based car and portrait photographer, Christian Bouchez, returns to the blog with some handy photography tips. The advice he shares may be focused on a specific type of photography, but the rules apply regardless of your shooting forte. If you … Continue reading

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Timing with Andrew Foord

Fashion and glamour photographer, Andrew Foord, returns to the blog with with a humorous take on the importance of timing. If you missed out on his introduction article, check it out, here. The rest of this article is from him. … Continue reading

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Flickr Thursday

Here are our photo selections from the Alien Skin Flickr group for the week. Great work, everyone. Don’t forget that there are serious winnings on the line! The shots that you share are eligible for consideration for the Photo of the Quarter Award. … Continue reading

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Bokeh and Exposure Video with Chris Yates

Below is a new tutorial video that demonstrates the combination of using Bokeh and Exposure on an image in Photoshop. In the video, I closely follow the workflow of editorial fashion and beauty photographer, Chris Yates. The image I used in the tutorial … Continue reading

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Flickr Thursday

Here are some of our favorite shots from the Alien Skin Flickr group this week. Terrific work, all!

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Classical paintings in Snap Art 4 with Melanie Myhre

Fine art photographer, Melanie Myhre is well-known for creating ethereal images. She’s been featured on our blog before. If you missed out on the article, check it out here. In the article below, Melanie share’s her opinions about Snap Art 4 … Continue reading

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Flickr Thursday

Here are some of the eye catching shots from the Alien Skin Flickr group this week. Great stuff, everyone!

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Natalie Walsh

Natalie Walsh is a fashion photographer working out of New York City. She’s reasonably new to photography, but she has a unique eye and undeniable talent. I asked her to share a little about herself as a photographer. The remainder … Continue reading

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