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Upcoming Webinar − Joe Reardon/Topaz Labs

I recently received word from Joe Reardon and Topaz Labs that Joe will present an Internet seminar sponsored by Topaz on Tuesday, February 10, 2015 from 4:00 PM – 5:00 PM CST (GMT-6). 91 more words


Luminosity Masks for Black and White

Being mostly a Nature photographer producing color images, I occasionally get questions about the applicability of luminosity masks to other genres such as portraits, wildlife, autos, and black and white. 1,023 more words

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No Face

Chinese Street Lanterns

Bucket and brush

Bath Tokens

Opening Sequence

Mindmap and Sketches

I created a small mindmap which features the elements seen from the film. I included the major characters as well as prominent objects.

Opening Sequence

Spirited Away Moodboard

Above is my moodboard for the movie Spirited Away, which is the film I will be doing for my project. I have included images of the characters, certain places of the ‘spirit world’ and items which can be seen throughout the film.

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1-2-3-4: Simplifying Luminosity Masks

The volume of information about luminosity masks and selections is a bit overwhelming . . . and I’ll admit that I’m part of the problem. I’ve written several blogs and tutorials about various luminosity mask/selection techniques, different ways to create and use them, and little tricks that I find helpful; and there are plenty other sources scattered across the Internet. 1,341 more words

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