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…

TwistingPixels plugins for Photoshop

Last year, I tried out some Photoshop plugins from TwisingPixels. My 7-yr-old PC had a tough time with some of the rendering, but I really liked the effects, though I didn’t spend enough time with the package to really get a grip on flexibility. They have a free package you can download, called PixelSampler. The…