A Photo Masque is a Frisket is a Mask


Does anyone know what “Shiva Photo Masque” is? Well, it has a red tint and it creates a protective “frisket.” In the days of the darkroom this Photo Masque, for example, could be brushed on top of black-and-white photos that were processed in your own darkroom. Brush it on areas [...] Read more »

20+ Photoshop CS5 Video Tutorials :: Watch & Learn


It’s Friday the 13th and it’s time for some Photoshop CS5 Help! Here are 20+ selected video tutorials that cover everything from masking to blending to photomontages to focus stacking. Photographers get relaxed and get ready. It’s time watch & learn Photoshop CS5! Hair Masking Compositing and Selecting Hair Content [...] Read more »

iPad and iPhone Users Rejoice :: Adobe Photoshop Express Now Available


Adobe today announced the immediate availability of Photoshop Express for iPad and iPhone. Formerly known as Photoshop.com Mobile, the newly-branded application now brings quick and easy photo editing, organizing and sharing technology to the iPad. Photoshop Express for iPad delivers all of the popular photo-editing features iPhone users have enjoyed, [...] Read more »

Your Attractiveness May Be Based on the Camera Used


There’s a theory that the camera used to photograph you with may also be a tool that says whether more attractive. In other words, the more “complex” looking the camera the better job it does. The top five spots were held by Panasonic, Leica, Canon, Pentax, and Nikon. And, what [...] Read more »

Canon 60D Announcement Soon

CanonRumors.com is reporting that a Canon rep has said the Canon 60D will be announced in August. We’ve been waiting on this one for a while now, so hopefully this will be it! To recap what we know so far, the Canon 60D is rumored to be an 18 megapixel [...] Read more »

Photographs Assist Stroke Victim


A friend’s mother had a stroke two years ago. Left with partial paralysis of the right arm as well as difficulty speaking she could barely communicate or physically function. After many months of physical and speech therapy there were minor improvements in motor skills. Vocabulary improved to about 12 words [...] Read more »