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business

How do you market a small design studio?

The last time I was freelancing, I was a very passive marketer. For the most part, I relied on people finding me online or through referrals. I managed to win and keep a few clients this way. However, as you can imagine I didn’t really make a living this way. It was lucky I was […]

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animals design technology

Yet another Photoshop goof-off

I solicited high-res photos from my online friends on a message board, and the first responder gave me photos of his baby. “300” is copyright Warner Brothers, not me! On top is the original photo.

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design technology

Another retouched photo to wind up the weekend

I had so much fun with the photo retouching I did yesterday, I did another one today. I found this photo on Google images and attempted to take 20 years off her. What do you think?

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design technology

A fun photo retouch

This is just a quick post to share some Photoshop fun I had today. I found a random guy on Google and tweaked him a bit. The result is sort of graphic novel-ly.

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design education technology

6 Rules for Realistic Reflections in Photoshop

Made popular by Apple, the “wet table” reflection effect is now so prevalent that we hardly notice it. That is, unless it’s botched due to a misunderstanding of how real reflections work. Avoid making the most common reflection errors in Photoshop by following these six rules: