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Photoshop CC - Pattern Rotation

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In this photoshop film we look at 1 of the new advanced features in the 2020 release of photoshop – Pattern Rotation. Even though adding a pattern to a background or layer is nothing new, the ability...Watch now

The Editorial Image

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T his Photoshop film looks at taking an image to a more commercial level, even if its for your own portfolio or social media use. We look at taking the image from RAW and then through photoshop to...Watch now

Making Eyes Pop

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Adding an extra pop to an eye can make your portrait jump out straight away. In this short film we look at 3 quick techniques to quickly enhance the eyes. Starting in Adobe RAW and the enhancement...Watch now

Workflow of a Session – Part 4

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This film series is based on a real session workflow and how you can go from download to client viewing within 60 minutes, including all the elements that you need to present to a client, including...Watch now

Workflow of a Session – Part 3

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This film series is based on a real session workflow and how you can go from download to client viewing within 60 minutes, including all the elements that you need to present to a client, including...Watch now

Workflow of a Session – Part 2

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This film series is based on a real session workflow and how you can go from download to client viewing within 60 minutes, including all the elements that you need to present to a client, including...Watch now

Workflow of a Session – Part 1

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This film series is based on a real session workflow and how you can go from download to client viewing within 60 minutes, including all the elements that you need to present to a client, including...Watch now

Photoshop CC - Select & Mask Hair Basics

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In this Photoshop film we look at a simple way to mask our the subject and hair for a quick cut out to enable a background swap. This film is perfect for photographers getting started in photoshop...Watch now

Photoshop CC - Refine Edge Brush in Select and Mask

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In a follow up film to the Remove Background technique, Mark shows you how to refine the selection a little for a better quick selection for the likes of hair & fur. Topics covered: Creating a...Watch now

Photoshop CC - Automating & Fixing Hi-Key White Backgrounds

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If you need to finish images fast automation is essential and that includes multiple techniques to do the same thing, but only using what is right for you and what is quickest in technique,...Watch now

Mark's Lockdown Life Images Part 2

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In Part 1we discussed the ideas behind the images now we look at Applying Basic Changes, Cropping and Finishing the images marks_locdown_life_images_part_2.jpgWatch now

Mark's Lockdown Life Images Part 1

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Introduction to Mark's Lockdown Life and a look into the images he's been making in theses new times with a short discussion and basic finish. marks_locdown_life_images.jpgWatch now

What Light Blue Can Do For Your Business

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You didn’t start your photography business because you wanted to spend ages on admin. Responding to enquires, chasing up leads, getting important details, invoicing and book keeping all take time and...Watch now

Photoshop CC - Remove Background Option

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If you are looking for the right technique for a simple subject cut out? Then this is the technique is for you, an easy instant procedure to get 90 percent of the job done in 90 seconds. Using the...Watch now

Photoshop CC - Creating Gif Animations

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Creating a simple web animated gif is a great way to bring interaction on movement to both social media content and a web page. In this film we take you step by step in the production and output via...Watch now

Photoshop CC - Create Your Own Watercolour Brush

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To create a simple water colour styling to your photography can be made simple if you think like an artist in the post production, whether it is for creative painting or simply to add a watercolour...Watch now

Photoshop cc - Fine Art Finish for Competition

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In this photoshop film Mark fully Pimp a Portrait for competition and exhibition standard. Beauty is always in the eye of the beholder but knowing how to bring out the details and how to image map to...Watch now

Photoshop CC - Artboards Part 4 - Layouts

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Understanding Artboards layout for Export This film shows simply how to get your document ready for output to PDF Follow these simple steps and you will never have to remake your artboard pdf again...Watch now

Photoshop CC - Artboards Part 3 - Using and Saving

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In this film we look at the basics of Editing content in an artboard document, using a price list design layout as well as how to move and reorder the different Artboards in the document for...Watch now

Photoshop CC - Artboards Part 2 - Edit and Export

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In this photoshop film we look at how to edit and export your artboard into the likes of a PDF. Artboards are a special type of layer group that allows you to see the design spreads at a glance with...Watch now