Archive for December, 2009

Flare Brushes Supersized (Volume 1)


This is an update which I’ve had on the back of my mind for years. I made my original flare brushes back in 2002 for Photoshop 7 (yep, you heard right). Consequently these brushes were small, and contained various sizes. Now you can download an entirely new and updated “Supersized” set that will allow you greater flexibility whenever you need to “apply a lens flare with a brush”.
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Stylized: Retro Set


Go “Retro” in seconds with this new “Stylized” set containing another dozen actions! A variety of realistic and artistic effects are produced, and each one is easily customized to suit your image and preferences. More information, sample images, and purchasing information is available on the product page.
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Stylized: Sepia Set


Make professional sepia-tone adjustments in a flash with this set of 12 actions! Six of the actions make adjustments on color information present in the photo, and six of them produce a monochrome effect. This set takes advantage of various layer adjustment techniques which means that you have full control over the strength and opacity of the effect. These actions are available to purchase for $15.
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“Titan” Text Effect Tutorial


Reflections are “in” with Web 2.0, and there are numerous tutorials out there which detail how to produce simple shadows for text. However, in this tutorial I am going to walk you through the process of incorporating both reflections and realistic shadows to produce a stunning text effect.
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Magic Skin Tutorial


In this tutorial I am going to take you through the process of several portrait photography enhancement techniques — particularly as they relate to enhancing the appearance of skin. This tutorial is a companion to my Magic Skin Action Set, which I will be referring to throughout the tutorial. Before we get started, let’s examine the image we will be working with during this tutorial.
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Magic Skin Action Set


Correct skin glare and blemishes with ease using these two powerful actions!
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Autumn Leaves


This colorful, varied style set consists of leaves, leaves and more leaves. Perfect for fall or for a splash of color!
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Legacy Set


Here’s a hodge-podge set of 12 styles that have replaced some of my old text effects.
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