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Professional Imaging 2010

Posted 03-08-2010 at 12:02 AM by Nasturtium (Ramble on)
Updated 03-08-2010 at 01:56 AM by Nasturtium

Yesterday I went to a Photography trade show. Scott Kelby was the big draw. He seems like such an approachable down to earth guy.

I got to play with the new Cintiq. Which was really cool. While I was waiting in line for my turn I thought working without shortcuts would be problematic but it was a non-issue. It would be terrific to actually work on the image. It was very difficult to hand over the stylus to the next person in the queue.

The show was full of wedding...
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there must be a better way

Posted 02-15-2010 at 03:04 AM by Nasturtium (Ramble on)

I've been watching tons of tutorials over the last week on how and why to retouch. I think the perfect teacher would have the following qualities;

Philosophy of Chris Orwig (most definitely a favorite)
breadth of knowledge of Deke McClelland (he's amazingly thorough)
and the voice of Colin Smith (I can listen to him endlessly)

Notes on changing to a Mac.
The magic mouse can be programmed to have a right click. Woot!

There's good...
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Dandelion seed brushes

Posted 02-12-2010 at 01:14 PM by palms
Updated 02-15-2010 at 01:51 PM by palms

I have been messing around today making these brushes and thought i would post them incase someone else finds them useful
they where made in cs2 so not sure if they will work in older versions ( sorry)

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Windows > Mac

Posted 01-30-2010 at 11:50 PM by Nasturtium (Ramble on)
Updated 01-31-2010 at 03:25 AM by Nasturtium

I guess I should chronicle my switch from windows to Mac here.

Why a Mac? DH was behind on a 50th birthday present and a 30th wedding anniversary present and the local shop ran an amazing 3 day sale. So he told me it was now or never. They were clearing things out for an end January inventory count we suspect.

First of all the dinky keyboard, isn't. It's really slick. I type with all my fingers and it's a joy. I haven't really gotten the shortcuts for cut and paste...
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the zen of retouching/Too much choice

Posted 01-28-2010 at 04:57 AM by Nasturtium (Ramble on)
Updated 04-16-2010 at 05:55 AM by Nasturtium

I've read so many books lately I dont know where to start in altering my workflow. I do realize that the best tool for the job is the one you know.

I've been playing with Google Earth and SketchUp. And while it's really cool that I can type in my street address and get an eagle's eye view;



It's also rather creepy in a big-brother-is-watching-you...
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