My new D800 just came in a few weeks ago, so I’m just learning some of the capabilities. I’ve paired it with an SB-910 flash, which is insanely powerful for a stock unit. I like to test things under controlled setups, but I don’t usually keep any kind of studio or table set up. That…Details
Update! The webinar is now posted to YouTube. What are you doing on August 16th? I’d love to invite you to a special webinar with Wacom. This is a free event, but you have to register. I’ll go over some of the ways I use (and abuse) my Intuos5, and how I’ve integrated Wacom tablets…Details
Are you part of an Adobe User Group? If so, you might be able to get a free copy of my book! Managers should register with Peachpit to get a monthly book for free. When your group is accepted, you’ll get a monthly newsletter with instructions on requesting a new title. Your members will also…Details
Well, I have finally turned in the last document for my new book, The Hidden Power of Blend Modes. That’s quite a milestone, and while there’s work yet to be done, I thought I’d document the process while I still remember some of it.
I love experimenting with photography, but I need to spend more time nailing down the basics. I decided to tackle dark field lighting a few years ago, after having used in my microscopy work. I noticed some distinct differences between what I did with a microscope versus what most folks do with it in the…Details
I’d like to personally invite you to join me Tuesday, May 29 at 9:30am PDT as I present Pixel Mixology 101: Photoshop’s Blend Modes with a Twist live on motion+connect. Every motion graphics pro or VFX artist knows that some of our best work starts with Photoshop. And the all new Photoshop CS6 has just the mix you…Details
I’m excited to announce that I will be in Santa Monica on May 10th to present compositing topics to the LA Web Professionals Group. This is a 2-hour event, so I’m going to cover some pretty deep details about compositing, ranging from hands-on techniques to philosophy and composition. There will be two general sections, covering…Details
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…Details
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!
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.…Details