Layer Tennis is On!

Coudal Partners has just kicked off a new season of Layer Tennis that I *know* you are gonna want to see. You can even Twitter about it by adding #lyt to your tweets. The commentary, while sometimes obtuse and obscure, is always original. Anyway, Scott Hansen kicked it off this year with some tasty type…

Thieving Fairey?

The Associated Press has apparently demanded compensation and credit for the use of one of its photographer’s images. Where, you ask? Why on the nearly-ubiquitous ‘Hope’ poster created by Shepherd Fairey. This is a subject I’ve gone around on for years on PhotoshopTechniques.com. The frame of Fairey’s argument is that his derivative work is covered…

The Suite Life

No, it’s not a reference to a Disney show, tyvm. I got a call from Carla, who is visiting her mom in California, while she was at the bookstore. A gentleman in the store was looking at my book (so that counts as the first official sighting!), and had a great question: Are there any…