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Superkids Photo Composite Video – Part 2

Here is the second installment of the Superkids photo composite video series. If you missed Part 1, check it out, here. This tutorial covers compositing techniques in Photoshop. As a warning, I move quickly in the video. If you’re planning … Continue reading

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Flickr Friday

Happy Friday, everyone! As a reward for all of your hard work this week, check out these great-looking images from the Alien Skin Flickr group. Don’t forget to your best work with us for our Photo Of The Quarter Award. Want to … Continue reading

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Custom Shortcut Key Pitfalls

Shortcut keys are powerful weapons to have in your arsenal. They can be used to make selections, zoom, pan, invert–you get the idea. Shortcuts invoke a software operation with the click of a few buttons. Everyone has a favorite or … Continue reading

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Portfolio Tips from Andrew Foord

Fashion and glamour photographer, Andrew Foord, shares some terrific ideas for building your portfolio. He’s been featured on the blog before, check it his other articles here, here, and here. Andy, I’ll pass the mic over to you. —–When you start getting … Continue reading

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Flickr Friday

It’s Friday; so close to freedom. While you daydream about your weekend plans, feast your peepers on these beautiful shots from the Alien Skin Flickr group. Share your best work with us for our Photo Of The Quarter Award. Wondrous … Continue reading

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Superkids Photo Composite Video – Part 1

Just finished up part 1 of a new video series on building a photo composite. It’s a lengthy project, so I sliced it up into smaller, easy to swallow, segments. In this first installment,  I take a bunch of images … Continue reading

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Jeff Ascough

I was first made aware of the work of Jeff Ascough back in late 2008. As a Canon Ambassador, Jeff was one of the first people to get his hands on a Canon EOS 5D Mark II and put it … Continue reading

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Camilo Díez — January’s Flickr Photo Of The Month Winner

I had a little chat with January’s Flickr winner, Camilo Díez. I thought I’d share a bit of the convo with our blog readers. Camilo is an up-and-coming graphic designer, an enthusiastic videographer, and a writer, too. He’s focused on … Continue reading

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Flickr Photo of the Month – February 2014

It was a pretty tough job going through the Alien Skin Flickr Group images for the last month and coming out with just one winner. There are a lot of really talented photographers in there, so whittling it down to … Continue reading

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Jonas Peterson

Last week, Australia-based wedding photographer and Canon Master, Jonas Peterson, splashed some details on the special sauce he uses to make his award-winning images. Needless to say, we were thrilled to learn that the sauce in question is our very … Continue reading

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