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Photo Restoration
Repairing damaged photos
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2,684 25,470
by TommyO
Creating images without photos, using Photoshop or other programs
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Last Post: pdf to jpg
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Enamul Hoq
Both digital and film. Discussions about cameras, gear, exposure, technique, and sharing your photography
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647 7,049
Photo-Based Art
Emulating natural-media painting techniques
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Last Post: Painting from photo
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HDR, Panoramas and Tone Mapping
Merging several different exposures into a single image
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164 1,162
The place to get serious, in-depth analysis and opinions of your work
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1,746 13,220
Image Help
Got a problem image? Don't know where to begin? Upload images and ask our users what they think or if they can help
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2,934 23,684
Scanning, printing, color management, and discussing best practices for control and repeatability
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735 4,937
Bob Walden
Computer Generated Images
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History, Conservation, and Repair
The history of photographic prints, and how best to care for and repair them.
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187 1,232
by Mike
Forensic and Technical Imaging
Legal, medical, scientific, and forensic imaging techniques.
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Computers, displays, tablets, scanners, cameras, printers, etc.
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Last Post: YouTube
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Photoshop, Lightroom, Paintshop Pro, Painter, etc., and all their various plugins. Of course, you can also discuss all other programs, as well.
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Community Art Project where multiple players pass an image along until it is completed
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71 1,244
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Retouching contests to challenge your skills and learn from others. Prizes for the winners!
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Miscellaneous fun projects to help enhance your digital skills
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143 1,422
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Exploration of a single feature or technique, illustrated with user examples
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  • Texdawg
    New to this forum
    by Texdawg
    I have a mix of photo apps from AKVIS, Topaz, Affinity and NCH. They all have different strengths and weaknesses. I would like to get in touch with someone who has AKVIS apps.
    11-28-2022, 09:00 AM
  • coco4love
    some simple editors can also improve image quality
    by coco4love
    I don't have much editing experience with some advanced post-processing tools, such as Photoshop or LightRoom. But I found I can use some simpler tools to deal with simple works, such as making a blurry photo clear, retouching face photos, upscale anime wallpaper, or removing background/adding a new...
    11-22-2022, 01:59 AM
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    new guy
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    hello new in the forum!!!
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  • Chain
    Ft Pattern Suppressor
    by Chain
    This is a brand new re-made version of the "FFT" plugin for Photoshop from this thread. Now with a proper action to automate the procedure and get better results than manual painting. Due to the major changes we decided this deserved a new thread.

    This is a set of FREE plugins...
    03-03-2018, 08:39 AM
  • Texdawg
    New to this forum
    by Texdawg
    I have a mix of photo apps from AKVIS, Topaz, Affinity and NCH. They all have different strengths and weaknesses. I would like to get in touch with someone who has AKVIS apps.
    11-28-2022, 09:00 AM
  • lacogada
    Painting from photo
    by lacogada
    Photoshop smudge and mixer brushes.

    Site would not allow larger size ?...
    11-18-2017, 06:36 PM
  • Doug Nelson
    What's in your retouching toolbox?
    by Doug Nelson
    It's been awhile since I've surveyed the software landscape here, and all my previous attempts were use-agnostic. This time I want to concentrate just on photo retouching.

    So, what software do you regularly use for your photo retouching? I'm going to go out on a limb here and predict...
    03-08-2011, 12:34 PM