Photoshop CS5 Extended: Repouss

Throughout the prerelease testing, I gave a lot of attention to Repoussé. While it’s not everything I ever wanted in 3D for PS, it does represent one more step in getting photographers and designers into the idea of using 3D in their own work. The big reason for this is that Repoussé lets you take…

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…

Photography workshops

I just found out that one of my favorite Photoshop gurus, the real Photoshop Diva Katrin Eismann, is teaching a Phase One workshop in Big Sur. Now, I haven’t taken one of these classes, but I’m betting this is not your run-of-the-mill workshop. According to the description, you’ll get to work with a Phase One…