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Skew Tool | Quick Photoshop Tutorial

Do you ever take the perfect picture then go to edit it and realize that all your angles are out of whack? Fear no more, use the SKEW TOOL in Photoshop! Here’s a quick tutorial. BEFORE: When you have your background layer selected, click Select>ALL or Ctrl/A. Then click Edit>Transform>Skew Then just use your mouse […]

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Tracy - November 10, 2011 - 4:20 pm

Something so annoying can be fixed soo easy. Thanks for sharing!

tamsen - November 10, 2011 - 4:30 pm

so annoying that i know of that tool and didn’t think of that!!! great job Jenny!

Heather - November 10, 2011 - 4:44 pm

Ohh much better than the ruler tool where I loose a lot after cropping thanks!

Heather Sikkenga - November 12, 2011 - 8:36 am

Thanks so much for sharing this. It will make life a little easier when this situation shows up.

Cheree - November 14, 2011 - 1:41 pm

What a quick fix! Thanks for sharing.

marina - April 15, 2014 - 10:50 pm

thank you for sharing!

Animating Your Images with Photoshop by Kim Hill

On the forum, we were talking about animating images like THIS talented photographer. Now this tutorial I’m posting here is nowhere near as glamorous, but it certainly will do the job. I encourage you to start SIMPLE, then move on to people and other subjects that are more challenging (like that awesome skirt with shadow […]

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Heather - April 29, 2011 - 7:54 pm

So cool thanks Kim maybe I’ll be able to figure this out!

Jenny - April 30, 2011 - 1:42 pm

Thank you Kim for such a fabulous tutorial!

Tracy Tisdale - May 1, 2011 - 12:19 am

Great post Kim! Can’t wait to try this out.

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Using the Quick Mask in Photoshop

Written by Heidi Roberts, Louder Than Words Photography. Heidi Roberts is the face behind Louder Than Words Photography in Akron, Ohio. As a technology teacher by trade, she finds joy in teaching others how to use the programs and skills which are a part of her passion for technology and photography. Photoshop has a vast […]

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Jolie - January 27, 2011 - 9:29 pm

Thanks Heidi!

Amy S - January 27, 2011 - 9:49 pm

Great tutorial! Thanks!

Janet Power - January 27, 2011 - 10:13 pm

Thanks Heidi I love the quick mask tool.

Carey - January 28, 2011 - 3:42 pm

I had NO idea this tool even existed. Thanks SO much for sharing this!

Heidi - January 29, 2011 - 10:46 am

Yay! I’m glad this could be of some help to someone. It really is a huge timesaver. :o)

Amy McMaster - January 29, 2011 - 12:05 pm

That’s crazy! I’ve never used that tool before. Thanks!

Jennifer - August 30, 2012 - 8:27 pm

It does look a ton easier than other methods I’ve used. I will put this to good use! Thanks!

Tutorial by Jennalle Dunn!

We want to think Boston photographer Jennalle Dunn for this fabulous tutorial!  Be sure and check out her site and blog for more beautiful images! I am a mom to a vivacious one year old and a photographer of babies and families located in the Boston Massachusetts area. I photograph children of all ages but […]

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Miranda Lemack - November 4, 2010 - 11:31 pm

Jennalle, you always do a fabulous job! Congrats on the spotlight, you deserve it!!

dalia - November 5, 2010 - 7:05 am

awesome!! thanks so much for this fabulous tutorial!!

traci - November 5, 2010 - 7:15 am

this is great!
thanks for sharing!

Jenn Reno - November 5, 2010 - 2:24 pm

Great edit! I love seeing before and afters and learning how everyone achieves their look! TFS!

Tiffany - November 8, 2010 - 2:12 pm

Jennalle…the tutorial looks great. I’m so proud of you for getting your tut posted up! Way to go girl!

Mary - November 10, 2010 - 1:14 pm

Jennalle, Thank you this explains so so much and so nice of you for sharing in terms I understand…
The after photo is Gorgeous!

Mary - November 10, 2010 - 1:15 pm

Jennalle, Thank you this explains so so much and so nice of you for sharing in terms I understand…
The after photo is Gorgeous!

Carlota - November 16, 2010 - 4:43 pm

I am a newbie and was wondering if you could explain what you meant when you said, “I set my custom white balance, add in blacks, set my clarity, fix my exposure and then save as a jpg.” Thank you so much for the great tutorial!

Kim Kravitz - November 28, 2010 - 6:38 am

Great tutorial!! Thanks for sharing!

Jolie - December 11, 2010 - 7:45 pm

Thank you so much for sharing with us!

Urban Processing | Damien Symonds

Our guest post today was written by Damien Symonds. He has some great information on his site so be sure to check him out at www.bellephotography.net.au Urban Processing: Some Ideas I think urban processing is cool.  The right photo, with the right “gritty” editing, looks modern and eye-catching.  I guess it’s not to everyone’s taste, […]

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Tracy - September 23, 2010 - 5:40 pm

Thanks Damien! What a wealth of information!! Loved it!

crystal - September 23, 2010 - 5:51 pm

Great article! I’ve not spent much time on blending modes…now I’m going to have to play!

Jenny - September 23, 2010 - 6:10 pm

Great information Damien!! Thank you!!!

amy mcmaster - September 23, 2010 - 6:17 pm

Wow some great ideas that I had never thought of. Thanks so much Damien!!

Christine - September 23, 2010 - 6:29 pm

Thanks, Damien! I’ll have to give it a whirl!

traci - September 23, 2010 - 6:43 pm

thanks damien!
i will have to try this!

Damien - September 23, 2010 - 6:59 pm

Glad you like it!

Melissa M - September 23, 2010 - 7:37 pm

Great post! Can’t wait to experiment.

tamsen - September 23, 2010 - 7:41 pm

Amazing! Love learning new things like this! Thanks for sharing!

Jolie - September 23, 2010 - 7:52 pm

Awesome info!

Beth Miller - September 23, 2010 - 8:27 pm

what great info! thank you so much!

Summer - September 23, 2010 - 9:25 pm

What fantastic info, Damien! You are always a wealth of knowledge and encourage me to step outside of my comfort zone. You rock!

Jenn Reno - September 23, 2010 - 9:59 pm

Wow Damien! You are just a treasure trove of info.! This is great stuff. Thanks so much for sharing!

kristen reed - September 23, 2010 - 10:02 pm

Amazing! You are definitely the Photoshop Wiz ;)
THanks for sharing!!

Laura - September 23, 2010 - 10:52 pm

Thank you for the clear explanations and visuals, great post!

Deborah Winnett - September 23, 2010 - 11:01 pm

Thanks Damien for the great info and examples. I will be trying this with my photos!!

jules - September 23, 2010 - 11:38 pm

thanks for sharing this wonderful information with us! love learning something new.

Jenn - September 24, 2010 - 2:47 am

Thanks so much Damien! You’re always full of great information!

Carey - September 24, 2010 - 6:36 am

Thanks!!! I had NO Idea how to do this manually! Love having this in my arsenal!

dalia - September 24, 2010 - 6:54 am

I can’t believe how much I just learned! Damien is just such a wealth of information. thank you so much!!

Amanda - September 24, 2010 - 7:20 am

Well I’ll be darned! You always give the most ah-ha tidbits of knowledge! Love this tutorial!! Thanks for sharing :)

veronica starr - September 24, 2010 - 11:15 am

AWEsome post!!! off to try some of these!!! THANK YOU Damien!!!

Damien - September 24, 2010 - 4:10 pm

You’re welcome :)

Natalie Myers - September 24, 2010 - 4:31 pm

wow, great methods to try. Thanks Damien

Rebecca Knowles - September 24, 2010 - 9:38 pm

Thanks so much for sharing your methods!

Kelli - September 25, 2010 - 9:17 am

Great tips Damien! Thank you!

Casey - September 25, 2010 - 9:20 am

Wow! Every single time I read something of Damien’s I learn something new!! Thank you so much Damien!! You are an invaluable source of knowledge!! Must be hard being your wife! ;)

Damien - September 25, 2010 - 8:25 pm

Yes, I think it is hard being my wife … but it’s nothing to do with Photoshop! It’s because I’m a lousy cook, I don’t pick up after myself, I talk in my sleep … :D :D

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