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The December 2022 Issue of Photoshop User Magazine Is Now Live!

The December issue of Photoshop User, the How-Two Magazine for Lightroom and Photoshop Users, is now available! The latest issue of Photoshop User magazine is always available to read with a free KelbyOne membership. Plus and Pro members have access to more than 100 back issues! Click here to join today to start learning from […]

The November Issue of Photoshop User Magazine Is Now Live!

The November issue of Photoshop User, the How-Two Magazine for Lightroom and Photoshop Users, is now available! The latest issue of Photoshop User magazine is always available to read with a free KelbyOne membership. Plus and Pro members have access to more than 100 back issues! Click here to join today to start learning from […]

The October Issue of Photoshop User Magazine Is Now Live!

The October issue of Photoshop User, the How-Two Magazine for Lightroom and Photoshop Users, is now available! The latest issue of Photoshop User magazine is always available to read with a free KelbyOne membership. Plus and Pro members have access to more than 100 back issues! Click here to join today to start learning from […]

Add Skywriting to a Photo

[This article originally appeared in the August 2022 issue of Photoshop User, the Magazine for Lightroom and Photoshop Users. To learn more about Photoshop User and to sign up to read the latest issue for free, click here.] By Lesa Snider Skywriting is an incredible, yet vanishing art. So few can do it: it’s self-taught, takes great skill, plus […]

The September Issue of Photoshop User Magazine Is Now Live!

The September issue of Photoshop User, the How-Two Magazine for Lightroom and Photoshop Users, is now available! The latest issue of Photoshop User magazine is always available to read with a free KelbyOne membership. Plus and Pro members have access to more than 100 back issues! Click here to join today to start learning from […]

Let’s Do the Type Warp!

[This article originally appeared in the April 2022 issue of Photoshop User, the Magazine for Lightroom and Photoshop Users. To learn more about Photoshop User and to sign up to read the latest issue for free, click here.] By Dave Clayton If you’ve been following my tutorials, you’ll know I love retro/vintage effects and anything typographical. So this issue […]

5 Things to Know About Using Plugins in Photoshop

You can do a lot in Photoshop. It’s no secret that Photoshop is one of, if not the most powerful photo editing programs in the world. For years, Adobe’s pinnacle program has been the gold standard in photo editing. In the last few years, Photoshop plugins have been on the rise, and there are now […]

Tune Your Top-Down Drone Shots with Atmospheric Effects

[This article originally appeared in the July 2022 issue of Photoshop User, the Magazine for Lightroom and Photoshop Users. To learn more about Photoshop User and to sign up to read the latest issue for free, click here.] By Dave Williams Pick your target! That’s the first key to creating a killer top-down drone shot. We’ll come back to […]

Cloning an Object and Changing Its Color

[This article originally appeared in the June 2022 issue of Photoshop User, the Magazine for Lightroom and Photoshop Users. To learn more about Photoshop User and to sign up to read the latest issue for free, click here.] By Lesa Snider A handful of Photoshop tools lets you copy pixels from one place to another, but only the Clone […]

Photoshop Quick Tip: Blend Modes and the Blend If Sliders

[This Q&A originally appeared in the July 2022 issue of Photoshop User, the Magazine for Lightroom and Photoshop Users. To learn more about Photoshop User and to sign up to read the latest issue for free, click here.] By Victoria Pavlov Q. I’m trying to add an image to a mockup and blend it in to create a retro-style […]

Nik Collection 5 – Planet Photoshop

[This article originally appeared in the July 2022 issue of Photoshop User, the Magazine for Lightroom and Photoshop Users. To learn more about Photoshop User and to sign up to read the latest issue for free, click here.] By Sean McCormack As the keeper of the Nik Collection keys, DxO is mindful of its heritage. Despite the transition between […]

Photoshop Quick Tip: Use Levels to Reduce Contrast

[This tip originally appeared in the August 2022 issue of Photoshop User, the Magazine for Lightroom and Photoshop Users. To learn more about Photoshop User and to sign up to read the latest issue for free, click here.] By Colin Smith—PhotoshopCAFE.com Have you ever used Levels (Layer>New Adjustment Layer>Levels) and found the adjustment triangles can only increase contrast? As […]

Craft Your Own Sand-Swept Samurai Effect

[This article originally appeared in the July 2022 issue of Photoshop User, the Magazine for Lightroom and Photoshop Users. To learn more about Photoshop User and to sign up to read the latest issue for free, click here.] By Kirk Nelson The latest streaming Star Wars series shows us a dark time in the life of fan-favorite Obi-Wan Kenobi. […]

The August Issue of Photoshop User Magazine Is Now Live!

The August issue of Photoshop User, the How-Two Magazine for Lightroom and Photoshop Users, is now available! The latest issue of Photoshop User magazine is always available to read with a free KelbyOne membership. Plus and Pro members have access to more than 100 back issues! Click here to join today to start learning from […]

EXPRESSIVE COMPOSITE PAINTING – Planet Photoshop

[This article originally appeared in the June 2022 issue of Photoshop User, the Magazine for Lightroom and Photoshop Users. To learn more about Photoshop User and to sign up to read the latest issue for free, click here.] By Bret Malley It’s no secret that Photoshop is simply a portal to endless creativity, expression, and […]

Photoshop Quick Tip: Using Quick Mask to Modify Selections

©Adobe Stock/Pixel-Shot [This tip originally appeared in the June 2021 issue of Photoshop User, the Magazine for Lightroom and Photoshop Users. To learn more about Photoshop User and to sign up to read the latest issue for free, click here.] By Victoria Pavlov The Quick Mask feature is very helpful for a quick preview of […]

How to Change Hair Color in Photoshop

[This article originally appeared in the February 2021 issue of Photoshop User, the Magazine for Lightroom and Photoshop Users. To learn more about Photoshop User and to sign up to read the latest issue for free, click here.] By Lesa Snider Changing hair color in Photoshop is fairly easy, especially if you’re going from light […]

DxO Updates their FilmPack Photoshop & Lightroom Plug-in

DxO just announced the release of version 6.3 of Digital FilmPack, their application that brings the history of analog photography to your images through 84 high-fidelity film renderings. It can be used as a standalone application, or as a plug-in in Photoshop and Lightroom. FilmPack allows you to choose from classic color or black-and-white film […]

Photoshop Design Effects Galore! – Planet Photoshop

[This article originally appeared in the July 2022 issue of Photoshop User, the Magazine for Lightroom and Photoshop Users. To learn more about Photoshop User and to sign up to read the latest issue for free, click here.] By Corey Barker I was inspired by some sports images I saw recently and wanted to share […]

ON1 Releases the Next-Generation Photo Enlargement Software

ON1 Resize, powered by Genuine Fractals, has been the gold standard for photo resizing and preparing your photo’s final output, and it has been for over twenty years. ON1 says the new ON1 Resize AI is by far the most significant improvement they’ve made to their industry-leading photo enlargement software since the early days of Genuine […]