Category Archives: Bokeh

Superkids Photo Composite Video – Part 3

Here is the last installment of the Superkids photo composite tutorial series. If you missed out on the other videos, check out parts 1 and 2. This video covers the last few steps of compositing in Photoshop and then we get … Continue reading

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Winter Shoot Edit With Bokeh, Exposure, & Jimmy

Mr. Joe did a wintry shoot during one of the recent blizzards here in NC. We chatted about the images and decided to do separate processing workflows with them. He is mainly a Lightroom guy & I mostly use Photoshop. … 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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OS X Mavericks Updates

If you installed OS X Mavericks and are having trouble with Exposure 5, Eye Candy 7, Blow Up 3, Snap Art 3, or Bokeh 2, please take a moment to install the latest version. There was a compatibility problem that … Continue reading

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Portrait Enhancement Video

Strategic blur can do remarkable things for a photo. It can either imply a sense of movement and action, or it can evoke stillness, peace, and focus. I used blur to my advantage in a recent tutorial video. I combined … Continue reading

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Flower photography with Tony Sweet

Here is an article by Tony Sweet where he jazzes up a photo with Bokeh and Snap Art. He shares plenty of workflow tips as he transforms a good shot into a great shot. – A classic dilemma in flower photography … Continue reading

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Lower Prices

We lowered the price of the Photo Bundle by $150, Bokeh by $100, and each of our other products by $50. Most upgrades are less too. This is a permanent price change, not a sale. Enjoy! Stop by our store … Continue reading

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More Mushroom Madness

My mushroom photography project is surprisingly popular, so here are more highlights from my walks (and crawls) in the woods. I like the diffuse lighting found in a forest. Direct sunlight is usually too harsh. In many of my shots … Continue reading

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Using our tools on travel photos

I’m going to share a few ideas for how to use our software tools in travel photography. For more travel topics, see my recent article on low key travel photography and photogenic destinations. Exposure: Old Looks Exposure has many presets … 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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