Posts Tagged 'Photoshop for beginners Vancouver'

Removing Background in Photoshop

Removing Background in Photoshop by using Layer and Mask

Photoshop Layers and Masks can be used for a wide variety of jobs; the best thing about using Photoshop Layers and Mask is that they are non-destructive adjustments. In this article I am going to discuss “Removing Background in Photoshop”, Using Layers and Mask, and Quick Selection tool.

What does Non-destructive mean?

In simplest terms, whenever you make changes with a photo editing program you change the pixels of the ...

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Remove a Background in Photoshop

Photoshop techniques and tips 

How to quickly and precisely remove a background in Photoshop

Photoshop has many advanced tools; it could even be said there are too many advanced tools! One of my favourites is “Quick Selection Tool”. In this tutorial I am going to show you how to use the “Quick Selection Tool” to remove the background from your image.

There are a variety of tools for removing backgrounds in Photoshop, but when it comes to areas such ...

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Photoshop ND Filter

Photoshop ND Filter

How to create a Graduated Neutral Density Filter using Photoshop Layers and Mask

Photoshop Layers and Masks are the most powerful tools in image editing. In this tutorial we are going to take a look at adjusting the exposure for part of the image to make it darker, the same way as using a Graduated Neutral Density Filter.

What is Neutral Density (ND) Filter?

A ND filter is a grey filter that does not affect ...

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Replace selective colour in Photoshop

Replace Selective Colour in Photoshop

Have you ever wanted to replace a certain colour in your picture without affecting the other colours? For example you took a photo of your backyard in the middle of summer and you want to make the grass in your picture greener. Or may be you want to know how your living room will look if you changed the paint and want to experiment with different paint colours to match the furniture! In this tutorial ...

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New Photoshop Workshop

All About the Layers

A New Photoshop workshop for Beginners to Advanced Users 

Photoshop has many powerful tools for photographers. Layers and Mask are effective and important features in Photoshop because they allow you to retouch your digital images non-destructively. Mastering Layers and Masking will change your Photoshop workflow!


Must have basic computer skills, either Mac or PC. Students are required to bring their own laptops already installed with Adobe Photoshop or Photoshop Elements. (Trial versions of Photoshop ...

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Photoshop Non-Destructive Sharpening

Photoshop Non Destructive Sharpening 

How to use Photoshop Non Destructive Sharpening Layer

Photo Tip Friday March 27

Sharpening a picture in Photoshop can be very tricky. It requires you to adjust the Amount of sharpening, the Radius and Threshold of the image to achieve the right amount of sharpening. Unfortunately, if you apply the Sharpening directly to the photo and save it you will permanently change the pixels. If, after you print the photo, you realize there ...

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Digital Photography Classes

Digital Photography classes for Spring 2015

A quick list of upcoming Omnilargess digital photography classes

Hello everyone

I just put together a list of our new upcoming Digital Photography classes for spring 2015. All of these workshops are redesigned. Please feel free to check them out and let us know if you have more questions.

Ted and the Omnilargess Team



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Upscaling Photos in Photoshop

Upscaling photos in Photoshop

Upscaling photos in Photoshop CC is another Hidden Gem!

Photo Tip Friday August 8, 2014

Upscaling means that you resize a photo to a larger size image than the original. In older versions of Photoshop it was possible to upscale a photo, but the software couldn’t provide a very clean and neat larger image. Other plugins such as Genuine Fractals  were often a more popular choice to up-sample images in Photoshop.

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