TWiP TheFIX

TWiP TheFIX

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All about Photoshop, Lightroom, and processing photos.

Episodes

TheFIX 084: Photoshop Video Compositing  

In this episode of TheFIX we complete the compositing project from Episode 081, taking the steampunk radio composite and using it to explore video compositing in Photoshop. Host Seán Duggan shows how to use common Photoshop compositing skills such as layers, layer masks, smart objects, and blending modes to combine stills and video clips to create a video composite.

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TheFIX 083: Tame Your Lightroom Library with Rob Sylvan  

In this episode of TheFIX photographer, teacher, and author Rob Sylvan joins host Seán Duggan for a discussion about some of the things that can go wrong with a Lightroom catalog, and ways you can prevent common problems from occurring and tame your photo library in Lightroom.

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TheFIX 082: Personal Project Profile: Apocalyptech by Jeff Shaffer  

In this episode of TheFIX, commercial photographer Jeff Shaffer provides an in-depth look at Apocalyptech, a personal project featuring a series of intricate and detailed Photoshop composites. We look at several aspects of creating the series, including concept and storyboard sketches, creating the background plate composites, photographing models in the studio to match the background plates, and putting it all together in Photoshop.

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TheFIX 081: Photoshop Compositing – Steampunk Radio  

In this project-based episode of TheFIX, host Seán Duggan uses elements from four photos to create a simple composite of a steampunk radio. There are a lot of essential Photoshop skills covered in this show, including retouching, image mirroring, transformations, selections, working with shape tools to create paths for selections, layers, layer masks, smart objects, and layer styles.

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TheFIX 080: Photoshop Toning & Color Tinting  

In this episode of TheFIX, host Seán Duggan shares some tips and techniques for creating color toning and tinting (i.e., "hand coloring") effects for black & white images. Beyond those key topics, this show also features useful tips on adjustment layers, layer masks, blending modes, and alternate ways of applying color tinting.

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TheFIX 079: Concert Photography with Alan Hess  

On this episode of TheFIX, Alan Hess provides a behind-the-scenes look at what it's like to photograph concerts and other high-profile live events, shows some of his favorite concert images, and shares some cool Lightroom and Photoshop processing tips.

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TheFIX 078: Black & White with Tonality Pro  

On this episode of TheFIX, photographer and photo educator Dan Hughes joins host Seán Duggan to talk about processing black & white images using Macphun's Tonality Pro plug-in for Lightroom and Photoshop. Tonality is available for the Mac OS individually, or as part of the Creative Kit of 6 photo editing apps.

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TheFIX 077: Photoshop World Talks II  

On this episode of TheFIX Seán Duggan concludes his series of talks from the recent Photoshop World in Las Vegas. Julieanne Kost talks about image sequencing and the Adobe Portfolio site that is available to all Creative Cloud members; Glyn Dewis shares some of his inspiration sources for the innovative images and composites he creates; and Josh Haftel talks about some of the misconceptions that many people still have about mobile photography and how he uses Lightroom Mobile in his own photo workfow.

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TheFIX 076: Photoshop World Talks I  

Host Seán Duggan takes TheFIX on the road to Photoshop World in Las Vegas for some short audio interviews with some of the instructors and industry insiders at the conference. In this episode we talk mobile workflow and possibilities with Adobe's Bryan O'Neil Hughes, and photographer Levi Sim from Photofocus.com shares gear and masking tips.

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TheFIX 075: Erika Thornes – Underwater Photography  

On the 75th episode of TheFIX photographer Erika Thornes joins Seán Duggan for a conversation about her beautiful and dreamlike underwater images, as well as tips for photographing portraits and models underwater, and the Lightroom processing techniques she uses to color correct, improve and enhance her underwater photography.

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TheFIX 074: Lightroom Keywords 101  

In this episode of TheFIX, Seán Duggan shows some of the essentials for working with keywords in Lightroom so you can locate images more easily. We start with applying keywords on import and then look at ways to apply and edit keywords after the photos have been imported, with a look at keywording concepts and strategy. Stops on our journey include the Keywording and Keyword Lists panel, working with suggested keywords and creating keyword sets.

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TheFIX 073: iOS Photos – Quick Tips  

New to the iPhone? Or, just need some tips working with the iOS Photos app? On this episode of TheFIX, Seán Duggan shows some of the essentials for working with the iOS Photos app on your iPhone or iPad. We cover the Camera Roll, the date and location-based organization offered by Moments, Collections and Years, as well as the Smart Albums created by iOS, and albums that you create.We also look at the Maps and Search features to find images based on where and when they where photographed.

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TheFIX 072: Photoshop CC 2015.5 – Kicking the Tires  

Last week Adobe released the new Photoshop CC 2015.5 , and in this episode of TheFIX we kick the tires and take it for a spin to check out the new features of most interest to photographers: Content-Aware Crop, the new Select & Mask task space, which represents a significant upgrade to what used to be the Refine Edge and Refine Mask dialogs; and the new Face-Aware panel in the Liquify filter.

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TheFIX 071: Photoshop Clipping Masks  

This week on TheFIX, host Seán Duggan takes a look at an essential layer technique in Photoshop: the use of layer clipping masks and clipping groups. A clipping mask allows you to take advantage of "masking without a mask", using an underlying layer's transparency as a virtual mask.

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TheFIX 070: Lightroom CC – Guided Upright  

This week on TheFIX, host Seán Duggan covers the recent 2015.6/6.6. Lightroom update and in a multi-image test drive he explores the new Guided Upright feature in Lightroom CC for correcting perspective distortions. Reminder: You still have a week to enter the current Rocky Nook book giveaway.

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TheFIX 069: Backup Strategies with Jim Goldstein  

In this episode of TheFIX, photographer Jim Goldstein joins host Seán Duggan for a conversation about chasing moonbows in Yosemite and backup strategies for keeping your images safe from hard drive failure or other catastrophes.

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TheFIX068: Mobile Creativity with Dan Marcolina  

In this episode of TheFIX, designer and photographer Dan Marcolina takes us on a magical mystery tour of iPhoneography, mobile creativity, and his books and apps (now available for free!) on that subject.

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TheFIX 067: Encaustic Prints with Jill Skupin Burkholder  

In this episode of TheFIX, fine art photographer Jill Skupin Burkholder joins host Seán Duggan for a conversation about her work making encaustic prints, a process that uses hot beeswax and resin over the photographic image. We focus on her Hidden Worlds series, which combines digital images of wildlife captured by a motion-activated trail camera with the organic and textural qualities created by the hot wax used in the encaustic process.

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TheFIX 066: Defining Your Photographic Style with Brian Matiash  

In this episode of TheFIX, photographer, author and photo educator Brian Matiash joins host Seán Duggan for a wide-ranging conversation about defining your photographic style, improving your craft, and creating a meaningful place for photography in your life. Plus, you can win a copy of Brian's book!

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TheFIX 065: Photoshop Mobile Apps to Photoshop Desktop  

In this episode, host Seán Duggan shows a mobile image project that includes the connection between Photoshop Mix and Photoshop Fix on an iPad, and Photoshop on the desktop.

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