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How you can easily learn photoshop for free

How You Can Easily Learn Photoshop

How You Can Easily Learn Photoshop If you’re searching for the best way to learn Photoshop, you may be able learn a lot from my story. I had a terrible experience trying to learn Photoshop and wasted a lot of money in the process. To understand why, I need to take you back to 2002. It’s a little long but ...
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Topaz Gigapixel Review: Does it Live up to the Claims?

​Topaz Gigapixel Review: Does it Live up to the Claims? Topaz Gigapixel, or should I say Gigapixel AI uses artificial intelligence (AI) to make better image enlargements. The marketing hype surrounding AI in photo editing is intense and I’ve been quite critical of this in the past. AI has a lot of potential, but many companies have released products too ...
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DxO PhotoLab 3 TIPA 2020 Award

DxO PhotoLab 3 Wins Prestigious TIPA 2020 Award

DxO PhotoLab 3 Wins Prestigious TIPA 2020 Award DxO PhotoLab 3 has just won the TIPA 2020 award for the best imaging software. I make no secret of the fact that I’m a big fan of DxO software; PhotoLab, the Nik Collection, Film Pack and Viewpoints, I have them all. When I’m editing a non-Fuji image and want ultimate image ...
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DxO PhotoLab 3.2 New Features Announced

DxO PhotoLab 3.2 New Features Announced DxO has just launched PhotoLab 3.2. Regular readers of Lenscraft will know that I’m a fan of PhotoLab for RAW file processing. It has an excellent RAW converter and the lens corrections are brilliant. But PhotoLab can do much more than being just simple RAW conversions. In this release, DxO has introduced some small ...
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Lightroom Vs Exposure X5 Digital Asset Management

The Photo Manager Battle Lightroom Vs Exposure X5

The Photo Manager Battle: Lightroom Vs Exposure X5 Since Adobe switched to a rental model for their software, I’m frequently asked to suggest alternatives. In this article I want to look at one alternative to Lightroom which is Exposure X5. I’ll be answering the question, is Exposure X5 a viable alternative to Lightroom for managing your photo library?The Problem with ...
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Nik Collection 2.5 Released

Nik Collection 2.5 Released by DxO

Nik Collection 2.5 Released by DxO It’s quite possible you’ve already seen the news. DxO has released version 2.5 of the Nik Collection and if you’re a fan of film you’ll be happy. We’ve already seen the Nik Collection 2.3 introduce new film simulations to Silver Efex Pro. Well this time it’s the turn of another of my favourite plug-ins; ...
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Landscape Photography Advice and Tips in 4 Photos

Landscape Photography Advice and Tips in 4 Photos

Landscape Photography Advice and Tips in 4 Photos One very powerful way to improve your landscape photography is by looking at your past photos and asking, “what can I learn from this”. In this article I want to show four photos from my landscape photography and share advice I’ve learned. Each photo has a main point, but you’ll also find ...
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Fuji 16-80 lens review

Fuji 16-80 Real Life Lens Review

Fuji 16-80 Real Life Lens Review Just how good is the new Fuji 16-80 lens? If you’re looking to buy one of these lenses, then you’ve probably read some of the great reviews published almost when it launched. If you have, I can confirm that it is a great lens but it’s not as perfect as the reviews would have ...
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new dxo photolab 3.1 launched

New DxO PhotoLab 3.1 Improvements

New DxO PhotoLab 3.1 Improvements It’s only 8 weeks since DxO launched PhotoLab 3 with great new features (watch my review on YouTube below) and they are already improving it. Today see’s PhotoLab 3.1 launch with improvements I know quite a few people have been waiting for. PhotoLab Optical Excellence In case you haven’t come across DxO PhotoLab before, it’s ...
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nik collection 2.3 launched

Stunning Black & White Photography with the Nik Collection 2.3

Stunning Black & White Photography with the Nik Collection 2.3 I had just opened an image to edit in the Nik Collection when I received a message. DxO has launched the Nik Collection 2.3 and it’s available to download. After a little investigation I was able to find out more about the latest changes which have given Silver Efex Pro ...
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