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Adjustable Brushes using OnOne’s Perfect Effects

Hi, When using OnOne’s Perfect Effects it can be overwhelming what each effect does. Today I am going to go over the second effect in the list, Adjustable Brushes. There is several presets when the effect is clicked on. Each of these presets creates a unique layer based on the preset. Then it masks the [...] Read More

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Adjustable Gradient in Perfect Effects

Hi, If you are using OnOne’s Perfect Effects it can be overwhelming what each effect does. Today I am going to go over the very first effect in the list, Adjustable Gradient. If you click on the effect you will see it has several presets. These are mainly used for landscapes to either darken the [...] Read More

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$99 Zoom Lens

Hi, Today I review a lens made by Promaster that I paid $99 for. It is a auto focus lens and it zooms from 100-400mm. It can be found very easily on the internet for the price I paid. I was expecting a lightweight piece of crap lens, but with some research I found that [...] Read More

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OnOne’s Perfect Photo Suite 8 – Perfect Layers

Hi, Today I wanted give you a walk through of using OnOne’s Perfect Layers in there Photo Suite 8. With Perfect layers there is some great Backgrounds, Textures, and Borders in the extras folder. The program can be used and stand alone product, meaning that a person does not need Photoshop or Lightroom to use [...] Read More

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SXSW Street Photography Lessons

Hi, Today I want to share with you some lessons I learned shooting street photography at SXSW in Austin,TX last week. The key to capturing a moment is being able to be fast with snap of the picture. The best way to accomplish this is with auto settings of your camera. The first thing is [...] Read More

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Multi Image HDR Software Comparison

Hi, Today, I compare four options for making a HDR image from 3 exposures of the same image. I also compare the results to a single image manipulated to look like HDR using OnOne’s Perfect effects. The image I chose was handheld 3 bracketed images. They didn’t line up perfectly. This makes for a good [...] Read More

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Single Image HDR Software Comparison

Hi, Today, I compare four options for making a HDR image from a single image. The first choice and the most popular HDR program is Photomatix. Photomatix has lots of options and allows me to dial in the look I want. I personally think it has the nicest looking HDR images in both single and [...] Read More

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Mask Comparison OnOne, Topaz Labs, and Photoshop

Hi, Today, I compare three masking options side by side. The first choice and the one I always use is OnOne’s Perfect Mask 8. It was the second fastest of the group, and I did have to go back and refine some of the areas more than the other two methods. But, The final product [...] Read More

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First Use of the New OnOne Photo Suite 8

Hi, I have been showing tutorial the last month from the Beta version Of OnOne’s Photo Suite 8. Well, I just got my copy of the published version last week. I had the flu bug that everyone else seems to have, so today I am finally able to release a video of the first look [...] Read More