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?
Below is our list of five amazing must-have Photoshop plugins for artists. We realize that the word "artists" covers a huge variety of styles and objectives. This list is aimed at creative artists, but probably not graphic artists, or even artists who primarily paint their work. (Don't worry, we'll create more lists!) This list will be of special interest to creatives who … [Read more...] about Photoshop Plugins for artists – 5 must-have picks!
Let's face it, Photoshop has come a LONG way with their masking tools over the past two years. In this review we're going to compare Topaz Mask AI, with Photoshop's Select and Mask. Topaz Mask uses a trimap system to help their AI compute a mask. Photoshop artists who are not be skilled at using Photoshop's onboard masking tools may find this appealing. Unfortunately it … [Read more...] about Topaz Mask AI Review: Disappointing masking tool
Topaz Studio 2 is a premium Photoshop plugin offering a huge range of effects. As you'll see in our Topaz Studio 2 review below, it will appeal to beginners and advanced artists and photographers alike. This Photoshop plugin allows you to make adjustments ranging from basic contrast and brightness, to more artistic effects like film grain and vignettes, and all the way to … [Read more...] about Topaz Studio 2 Review: Great creative all-rounder
This Topaz Adjust AI review demonstrates that it is a photographer’s dream PS plugin. With just one click you can leverage the Topaz Lab AI neural network for incredible results. We love that Topaz Adjust offers fantastic one-click Looks for beginning photographers. And, we love that more experienced photographers can make super precise adjustments. Full Review To … [Read more...] about Topaz Adjust AI Review: Photographer’s dream