Category Archives: Photoshop


Create A Clipping Mask in Photoshop

Creating a clipping mask in Photoshop will let you use the content of a layer as a mask to reveal a portion of a layer or layers above it. The bottom layer, or base layer, […]

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Adobe launches Project Felix 3D design tool

With seemingly little fanfare, Adobe has now launched its public beta program for Project Felix, a 3D design tool for graphic designers (first announced earlier this year at Adobe MAX). Without the difficult learning curve […]

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Sync Photoshop Settings with Photoshop CC

If you’re like me, and work on multiple computers – or even if you don’t, and just want to be able to migrate to a new computer or recover from a system crash, this is […]

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Photoshop Pen Tool Mastery

Earlier this year, during some conversation on the excellent Photoshop and Lightroom Facebook Group, I proposed that one of my objectives for 2014 would be to create a good set of instructional videos for the […]

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Put a Photo inside a Shape in Photoshop

One of the most common questions I hear from people new to Photoshop, is how to place an image or photo inside a shape – be it a geometric shape, a letterform, or most any […]

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Photoshop Photography Program – It’s back, again!

That’s right – it was extended, then extended again, and finally expired. Now, it has returned once again, like a Phoenix from the ashes. Adobe has brought the Photoshop Photography deal back again, with general […]

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Using Photoshop to improve your iPhone Photos

The iPhone can be a really great camera, and, after all, it is the one you are most likely to have available at any given time. However, with a few Photoshop tricks, you can make […]

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Enhanced 3D Features in Photoshop CC

The recently announced January 2014 update to Photoshop CC includes a number of newly enhanced 3D features, not all of which have been widely announced. In digging into what’s new with Photoshop CC, the updates […]

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Adobe Creative Cloud Major Update

Today, Adobe announced a major update for Creative Cloud members. Aimed especially at designers, this latest update to Creative Cloud will include new features for Adobe Photoshop® CC, Adobe Illustrator® CC, and Adobe InDesign® CC. […]

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Placing Images in Photoshop

Starting with Photoshop CS6, and continuing with Photoshop CC, the behavior has changed for an image that is dragged and dropped into an existing Photoshop document. For example, with Bridge or Finder open in a […]

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