We Have Our Book Winners!
Dec01

We Have Our Book Winners!

We have our winners for signed copies of my “Photoshop Book for Lightroom Users.” Congrats to these fine folks: Diane Ellis Joseph Coots Denis Lajoic Jose Rivera Sharon Johnston Stefan Ljungwall Dave Cleaveland Michelle Matthews Luigi Dorigo Katrina Bell My assistant Lynn will be contacting you to get your shipping address, and I’ll be sure to sign and personalize each of them. Thanks so much to everybody who...

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The Lightroom Trick For Sharpening Women’s Skin
Dec01

The Lightroom Trick For Sharpening Women’s Skin

Above: When we sharpen women’s skin, our general goal is to keep the skin looking soft (with men it’s just the opposite — we want to see every bit of texture, every crease, every crevase, and so on). So, when we sharpen images of women, we have to take an extra step to ensure we only sharpen the details areas  (like her eyes, eyelashes, lips, edges of her nostrils, her hair, clothing, etc.) and we want to avoid...

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The Book Winner’s Names Are Coming Soon!
Dec01

The Book Winner’s Names Are Coming Soon!

While I’m down in Ft. Lauderdale today wrapping up my “Shoot Like a Pro” tour for the year, my trusty assistant Lynn Miller will be pouring through more than 1,300 entries to pick 10 winners of a signed print edition of my book, “Photoshop for Lightroom Users.”  So, check back here around 6:30 or 7:00 pm (I should be on my flight home by then, and they have wifi on the flight) and I’ll post the...

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Saturday Quick TIP: Flipping Your Crop From Wide to Tall
Nov29

Saturday Quick TIP: Flipping Your Crop From Wide to Tall

Happy Cyber Saturday everybody! Here’s a quick one, but it’s super handy: If you’re cropping your image, you can flip the orientation of your crop border from wide to tall by pressing the letter “x” on your keyboard. Each time you press “x” it toggles back and forth between tall and wide. NOTE: This trick also works in Photoshop’s Camera Raw and with Photoshop’s Crop Tool Have a...

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Don’t Worry — We Ship Internationally For Book Winners
Nov28

Don’t Worry — We Ship Internationally For Book Winners

Don’t worry — if you’ve entered the Photoshop for Lightroom Users book giveaway contest (scroll down a few posts) and you’re not in the USA, we’re happy to ship the book internationally (we do it all the time), so feel free to enter from anywhere. Good luck! -Scott P.S. Don’t enter on this post — scroll down a few to the post where we’ll be picking the winners from....

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