DxO has released DxO PureRAW, a new app for processing RAW files before further editing in Photoshop or Lightroom. This new product promises to optimize RAW files before further editing in other applications such as Adobe PS and LR. This product is primarily aimed at photography enthusiasts and professionals who prefer working with RAW files rather than JPGs. Adding this … [Read more...] about DxO PureRAW – New App for RAW file processing
This bundle consists of three Photoshop plugins: Studio 2, Adjust AI and Mask AI. In this Topaz Creator Bundle review, I'll help you decide if purchasing it is worth your while. Topaz Labs creates some of the best plugins available, but is this combination a good one? … [Read more...] about Topaz Creator Bundle Review – Is it worth it?
The Topaz Labs discounts on Photoshop plugins listed below expire on April 9, 2021. Right now you can grab some exciting deals over at Topaz Labs. Read on for the details! Topaz Labs Discount 1: Sharpen AI, save $20! Topaz Labs recently updated their sharpening Photoshop plugin to v3.0. The update includes a faster AI Engine and improvements for the large blur … [Read more...] about Topaz Labs discount on Photoshop plugins now available!
This just in: Photoshop one-click sky replacement coming soon! I'm a huge fan of the one-click sky replacement feature as you can see in my Luminar 4 review. It's just super cool to swap out a dull or blown out sky with just one click. Up until now this has been exclusively offered as a Luminar 4 feature. But now, Adobe is now stepping up and will be adding their own … [Read more...] about Photoshop sky replacement will challenge plugins!
Skylum has announced that they plan on releasing a new photo editor called Luminar AI. They have not yet announced a specific launch date, but hint at the release "coming this holiday season". Luminar AI preorder is available here. Read on for more details! "Teaser" video from Skylum: What is Luminar AI? There are not a lot of details yet, but according to … [Read more...] about Luminar AI announced: The future of photo editing?
Luminar 4 is a strong contender in the plugin suite category. I consider it to be in the same general category as Topaz Studio 2, Nik Collection 3 and On1. In this Luminar 4 review you'll see how it stacks up. Luminar 4 boasts some really unique features like AI Sky Replacement, AI Sky Enhancement and AI Portrait Enhancement. I found that Luminar 4 performs these tasks with … [Read more...] about Luminar 4 Review: Does AI really work?
This sale has ended and discounts listed below are expired. DxO has decided to extend their Summer sale until September 28. This may be your last chance to save 30% on the Nik Collection 3 for the foreseeable future! Grab the iconic Nik Collection 3 at during their 30% off sale! Get eight pro level plugins all in one amazing suite right now. Nik Collection 3 sale … [Read more...] about Nik Collection 3 Sale – Save 30%. Sale ended.
Photoshop Actions are a great way to save time when you want to repeat a multi-step process over and over again. However, don't limit yourself to making your own actions when you can also install actions like the ones in this Photoshop Actions Bundle by Contrastly. In this review I'll have a look at the bundle of actions available on the Contrastly Shop. It includes 183 … [Read more...] about Review: Photoshop Actions Bundle by Contrastly
One of the easiest ways to color grade your artwork is to use the Color Profiles included with Camera Raw in Photoshop CC. In addition to color correcting profiles, Adobe has also included some Creative Color Profiles. Using them is a fun and easy way to instantly change the look of your images! Read on to find out what Color Profiles are, and how to use them! What are … [Read more...] about Color Profiles for Camera Raw – A Complete Guide!
Extractions, removing backgrounds, selections, cut-outs: Whatever you call them, it all boils down to creating a great mask in Photoshop. As this is possibly the most difficult skill to learn in Photoshop, it's only natural to look at Photoshop masking plugins. Photoshop Masking Plugins were quite good before Adobe released CC! Of course, at that time Adobe set the bar … [Read more...] about Photoshop Masking Plugin – do you really need one?