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Creativity

Flickr Has Been Acquired by SmugMug

Huge news in the photo sharing world today: SmugMug just announced that it has acquired Flickr from Yahoo, which was itself acquired by Verizon last year. This deal "will create the most influential photography community in the world," SmugMug says.

Photoshop

Editing Video in Adobe Photoshop & Camera Raw

This is one of those posts that is going to wow you. I'm going to share something today that I'm almost certain you didn't know you could accomplish so easily. If you use Adobe Photoshop to edit and output your video, I think you'll enjoy what I have to say.

Video Creators

6 In-Camera Transitions That Are a Cinch to Pull Off

Got a camera? Is it in your hand? Then you're ready to do some super easy, super stylish in-camera transitions. Simple cuts can not only be boring, they can also eat up a lot of screen time as you try to breadcrumb your way to that editorial sweet spot.

Cameras & Lenses

Nikon versus Canon: A Story Of Technology Change

The Canon F-1 mechanical film camera from 1971 had over 10,000 parts. It was designed to compete with the Nikon F released 12 years earlier (with fewer parts) and despite the complexity was not really a competitive risk. I was asked in a follow-up where the 10,000 parts number came from.

Photojournalism

Documentary

Lynnwood man is fulfilling his father’s dying wish

Titonath Dith is shown outside the Cambodian Buddhist Society-Wat Sanghikaram on Feb. 2 in Mill Creek. He is a son of Dith Pran, a survivor of the Cambodian genocide and one of the protagonists of the movie, "The Killing Fields."

Wordpress

How To Add More Social Media Icons to Divi’s Header and Footer

Divi provides a tremendous amount of capabilities out of the box, but often we need to find ways to extend or improve upon what is provided by default. In this particular case a client asked to add Yelp alongside the other social media share icons showing in their secondary header and footer.

Business & Marketing

Flickr Has Been Acquired by SmugMug

Huge news in the photo sharing world today: SmugMug just announced that it has acquired Flickr from Yahoo, which was itself acquired by Verizon last year. This deal "will create the most influential photography community in the world," SmugMug says.

Personal Advancement

You look after your gear, but do you look after yourself?

I don't know about you, but I'm super paranoid about my gear when I travel, which is pretty often these days. I am a big fan of ThinkTank bags and so have all my lenses, batteries and cameras in carryon ThinkTank bags, which may or may not weigh the required 7kgs that most economy class limits require.

Off-Camera Flash

Artificial sun: Using strobes to recreate natural light

While natural light often provides some of the best light for your portrait images, it is not always possible to use natural light. When you want complete control of light, you need to use artificial light, and it's possible...

Illustrator

Blurring Artwork in Illustrator

One of the main benefits of creating artwork in vector format is that it will remain crisp and sharp at any size output. But what if you want soft edges in some places? Did you know that you can apply Gaussian Blur to objects in Illustrator?

Social Media

Flickr Has Been Acquired by SmugMug

Huge news in the photo sharing world today: SmugMug just announced that it has acquired Flickr from Yahoo, which was itself acquired by Verizon last year. This deal "will create the most influential photography community in the world," SmugMug says.

Photoshop

Editing Video in Adobe Photoshop & Camera Raw

This is one of those posts that is going to wow you. I'm going to share something today that I'm almost certain you didn't know you could accomplish so easily. If you use Adobe Photoshop to edit and output your video, I think you'll enjoy what I have to say.

Wordpress

How To Add More Social Media Icons to Divi’s Header and Footer

Divi provides a tremendous amount of capabilities out of the box, but often we need to find ways to extend or improve upon what is provided by default. In this particular case a client asked to add Yelp alongside the other social media share icons showing in their secondary header and footer.

Online Deals

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