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Category : graphics software

Luminar 4; Blend Modes.

One of the powerful features of Luminar 4 is the ability to have multiple layers and to change how these layers are blended to achieve an artistic vision. The blending mode within Luminar 4 looks at the content of the two layers and will make changes to the image based on the content of both. Whilst ‘Normal’ is the default blend mode for layers within Luminar 4 there are also a range of other blend modes which are worth experimenting […]

Alternatives to Lightroom

Without a doubt Adobe Lightroom is one of the most popular photo management applications around. It ingrates image management (e.g. Digital Asset Management – DAM) in addition to image processing. Whilst Lightroom is one of the most popular applications, many (myself included) are not really a fan of the pay-to-use subscription model. I would must rather buy a piece of software and choose how and when to upgrade rather than to be locked into a piece of software.   With […]

Topaz Labs Workflow

Lots of people have been asking what is the ideal workflow for the Topaz Labs range of products in order to get the best out of a photo. This depends on a whole range of factors including the format of the photo, size, resolution and so on.That said, the Optimal workflow is outlined below (some steps may be skipped if it is not applicable); The first thing to start off with (if needed) is Topaz JPEG to RAW AI which […]