Andrea Blair Photography

Check out some great equestrian event photography from shooter Andrea Blair. [via] You can also sign up for an online course on equestrian photography basics with Carien Schipper. This course will cover camera gear, setting up poses for conformation based on breed, head shots, action shots, and more. At $169, it sounds like a great…

‘The truth about Flash’

So, Adobe has posted this link that responds to Steve Jobs’ letter about the decision to not support Flash on Apple’s mobile platform. When I wrote earlier on the topic in this blog, I avoided taking on the letter point-by-point because I just haven’t been on the Flash front for a long time. Adobe’s response says everything I wanted to. Instead, I opined that Jobs is just being Bill Gates, but in a black turtleneck.

Taking up a challenge…

I received a comment asking about doing a DNA strand in PS CS5 Extended. I thought this would be an interesting challenge, so here’s the result: You can see a larger version here. There is another one in the gallery that illustrates a more simple approach. The first attempt was done using a single Repoussé…

On 3D in Photoshop…

After my video went up on the Photoshop Facebook page and YouTube, I got several comments from folks who are underwhelmed by 3D in Photoshop. I figured it was time to discuss this issue in a little detail, and hopefully give a new perspective to this capability. First, let’s look at what Photoshop is not……

3D Video making the rounds

Pam Clark posted one of my videos to the Photoshop Facebook and YouTube pages! John Nack also gave me a mention on his blog (thanks!). Folks seem to like it so far (over 1,000 views in a dozen hours or so), so I’m putting together another blog post that goes along with some of the…