Samples from Photoshop CS5

I’ve added a couple of images to my Photoshop CS5 beta test gallery. We got permission to start posting these things a few weeks ago, but I’ve been a little behind. Expect a few more in the coming days!

Photoshop and Photography: When Is It Real?

NY Times tech writer David Pogue posted an article yesterday about photo manipulation. Here’s my response: Regarding your article on 25 Feb 2010 (Photoshop and Photography: When Is It Real?), I’d like to offer some comments. I coauthored a book with photographer Dan Moughamian titled Real World Compositing with Photoshop CS4 (Peachpit/Adobe Press, 2009). As…

More Photoshop 3D stuff – ElectricRain

ElectricRain has been one of my favorite 3D tools for web content (though I rarely have call to use it). Now, they’ve made things even easier with the introduction of Swift3D PS, a plugin for Photoshop CS4 Extended. Here’s why eRain says you need it: Create, bevel and extrude 3D text from any font in…

Cut & Paste Design Competition

Check it out. The Cut & Paste design competition is rolling soon! Over at PhotoshopTechniques.com, we’ve tossed similar ideas around behind the scenes, but for many reasons never went anywhere with it. The whole idea of remixing Photoshop live is really taking off, and I’d really like to see the same concepts applied to things…