November 2017
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How to Create Images With Rounded Edges

I recently saw lots of cute pictures in pinterest with rounded edges. Although I’ve known this has existed I never had the desire to learn how to adjust pictures to have this. All these beautifully edited pictures enticed me and a quick search on google resulted in me discovering this quick tutorial on how to [...]

Ladies Learning Code: Intro To Photoshop Course

I attended a photoshop workshop yesterday that was run by a not-for-profit Toronto based group run by four women who provide affordable workshops to encourage women to learn more technical skills including learning programming languages and introduction to programs such as photoshop. This was my first workshop through them, which was just over $50 with [...]

Rubber Duckies

I took these shots a while ago in the summer when we were walking along Lake Ontario. I found it cute how these ducks were just chilling on a floating tire watching other ducks swim by. It reminded me of an elderly couple that lived on my street when I was growing up. They would [...]

PS Tutorial – Spotlight Effect

I was really upset when I got the newest edition of photoshop (CS5) because it didn’t have one of my favourite techniques – the spotlight. I finally decided to google if there was a way I could get it back and found out that the lighting effects function could not run on 64 bits so [...]

PS Tutorial – Sepia/B&W Toned Layer

I’ve read through many photoshop tutorials to get ideas on what effects I can achieve with photoshop. Some techniques are tricky and require a lot of tinkering before adjusting a photo just right. I personally like simple techniques for everyday pictures. Here is one that I made up myself and I use quite often. I’m [...]