Category Archives: Announcements

Alt Photo Update 1.1

Alt Photo is off to an exciting start! Apple noticed all the five star reviews and featured Alt Photo in the New & Noteworthy section. That catapulted us into the top 10 of the photography section of the app store. … Continue reading

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Alt Photo

I’m pleased to introduce Alt Photo, our first photography app for the iPhone. Alt Photo puts some of our well researched film looks into a fast and easy to use mobile tool. Alt Photo was designed for quick shooting on … Continue reading

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Free Gallery Wrap Tool

A gallery wrap is a canvas print stretched around the outside of a wood frame. You can see an example below. Preparing a photo for a gallery wrap is tricky because part of the canvas is visible along the sides of the … Continue reading

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Pintograph

Pintograph is an app for the iPhone and iPad that draws complex artwork. This is a fun side project, so for now it is free in the App Store. We hope you enjoy it! Here are some samples of art … Continue reading

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IMPORTANT: Exposure 4 bug on OS X 10.8

Problem When you run an old installer for Exposure 4 on a Mac running OS X 10.8, it will erase everything else in the Photoshop plug-ins folder. Solution This only happens during installation. If you already have Exposure 4 installed then you do not need to uninstall it. Just make sure you use … Continue reading

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iOS Apps Beta Sign-Up

Alien Skin is on the lookout for beta testers for two upcoming iOS apps. First up is Pintograph, an app for the iPad and iPhone that creates beautiful geometric line art. Beta testing for Pintograph will run through August 20th. … Continue reading

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Photoshop CS6 Compatibility

The latest versions of all of our currently shipping products are compatible with Photoshop CS6. If an old installer can’t find Photoshop CS6 then get the latest installer from our web site. Note that you don’t need to save old … Continue reading

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$12,000 in Donations

Once a year, each team member at Alien Skin chooses a charity to receive $1000. This year we donated a total of $12,000 to the following organizations. Some people split their money between multiple charities. American Red Cross Amnesty International … Continue reading

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Check your version of Eye Candy 6

If you use Eye Candy 6 then please check your version number in the about box. On Windows, start Eye Candy 6 and open the Help menu to find the about box. On a Mac, start Eye Candy 6 and then … Continue reading

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Introducing guest blogger – Brian Mullins

We are proud to announce a new addition to the Alien Skin blog, Raleigh wedding photographer Brian Mullins. Brian has been a professional photographer in Raleigh since 2005. He has experience in cinematography and concert lighting, which helped craft his … Continue reading

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