This time of year, being productive is key! I sit at my desk almost all day while working on retouching and websites (except when my son is begging me to come play trains with him and I relent). However my brain is always turning and I’m constantly trying to find ways to distract myself. […]
Adobe has announced that the Photoshop Photography Program is now available to everyone, even if you have never owned a full version of Photoshop! The program allows for anyone to purchase a Creative Cloud membership that includes Photoshop CC, Lightroom 5, 20GB online storage, Behance, and Traning for only $9.99/mth! According to Adobe’s blog, “$9.99 is not an introductory […]
I must admit that I have stayed away from the whole Creative Cloud issue. For me, I’ve loved it from the beginning. I pay for the full cloud and love having access to all the apps all the time, plus being able to install and uninstall as needed. Of course, I’m full stack here at […]
Maybe I’ve been under a rock for the last couple years but somehow I totally missed the gem that is the Snipping Tool in Windows 7. I even read recently that is was available all those years in Windows Vista and I never noticed it. Guess that might show a little of my reluctance […]
RadLab includes 78 tools that operate more like One Million tools. Simply load your image and rollover and of the effects in the column. In real time you will see your image change to that effect. I noticed no lag at all on my image with my quad-core machine, and I’ve heard likewise from others on slower machines too. Find an effect that floats your boat and click. You could be done here, or fine-tune your effect with the slides on the right. Again, maybe that’s all you need, but I can never stop at just one. You can continue to stack effects on top of effects on top of effects, all while watching the changes take place in real time. Go back and change sliders on effects, or even hide them all together. It’s so rad what you can do with RadLad… wow that was bad. Seriously though, I could get a lot more technical, but you really just need to click here, download the free demo, and try it yourself.