Adobe Unleashes CS6!

Adobe just announced the official release of Creative Suite 6. Adobe® Creative Suite® 6 software delivers a whole new experience for digital media creation, enabling you to work lightning fast and reach audiences wherever they may be. Now, for the first time, CS applications are also available through Adobe Creative Cloud™, giving you the flexibility…

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Site Relaunch

After some grisly failures during my move to another server, I’m happy to announce that I’m relaunching the site. There is a new design, and you’ll find some new features over the next few weeks. Most notably, there will be a dedicated set of pages for my new book. Look for the release soon!

Photoshop CS6 Coming Soon!

Adobe will be officially launching Creative Suite 6 on April 23rd. Have you signed up to catch the live broadcast? http://www.adobe.com/special/cs6/launch-event-desktop.html Join Adobe at 10am Pacific on April 23rd to hear how Adobe is reinventing the creative process. There will be lots of “Wow!” moments in this broadcast, so you don’t want to miss it.…

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Grrr….

Well, moving servers on the same host turned out to be a real pisser. I ended up having to start with a new WordPress install, so I lost all of the customizations I had made over the past year. The articles came over, but the attachments all went away. So! I’m going to do my…

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#PSW Thursday

Much of Wednesday was a blur for me at PhotoshopWorld Las Vegas. I only got to sit in on one class (Corey Barker’s 3D intro), and took a whirlwind spin around the Expo floor. But I did get to spend some quality time with a few of the cooler folks in attendance, including Grant Friedman…

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Batch rendering 3D in Photoshop CS5

Most of my recent freelance work centers on 3D content within Photoshop. More and more, I’m getting requests to build catalogs of images using a 3D model with many different images. Doing this one at a time is very tedious since the process usually involves a minute or two of placing the artwork, and then…

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Alltop picks up LightningSymphony!

Several months ago, I submitted this blog to Alltop.com for inclusion in the Photoshop category. I finally got confirmation that they’d include the feed last night! This is motivating me to post more frequently, so I’m making a list of future blog topics. While I tend to shoot for original content whenever possible, usually in…

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