2MPT #40 – Golden Skin

Show 40 IconGive your subjects golden skin, with this quick trick.

This trick include tips on:

  • Adjustment layers
  • Warming up an image
  • Blending Modes

Download a PDF of our step by step guide for this trick here: Golden Skin Guide.

Note: If you are downloading directly from the web page click here to download.
Download the iTunes enhanced version here. This version includes chapters, screenshots, links to websites, and higher audio quality!

Continue Reading 21 comments March 31st, 2007

2MPT #39 Video – Depth of Field

39 vid iconThe video version of our show on how to make your subject pop from your photos background by simulating a decrease in depth of field.

This trick include tips on:

  • Extracting objects
  • Hiding/showing layers and layer management
  • Selective blurring and blur gradation

Note: If you are downloading directly from the web page click here to download. The video version of the show requires Quicktime 7 to play. You can download a free copy of Quicktime 7 here.

Click: “Continue Reading” below to see the lower quality streaming version.

Continue Reading 10 comments February 1st, 2007

Help!

help logoWhile I still have a few shows in the works, I am starting to run dangerously low on ideas for the show. So, I’m asking you all what you would like to see future shows on. You can send show ideas to kent ]at[ 2minutetricks dot com or just leave a comment on this post below. Help make this show what you want it to be!
-Kent

53 comments January 25th, 2007

2MPT #37 Video – Digital Mats

show 37 video iconThe video version of our look at how to create digital mats for your digital photographs.

This trick include tips on:

  • Canvas Sizing
  • Layer Alignment
  • Actions

Note: If you are downloading directly from the web page click here to download. The video version of the show requires Quicktime 7 to play. You can download a free copy of Quicktime 7 here.

Continue Reading 4 comments November 2nd, 2006

2MPT #39 – Depth of Field

show 39 iconMake your subjects pop from your photos background by simulating a decrease in depth of field.

This trick include tips on:

  • Extracting objects
  • Hiding/showing layers and layer management
  • Selective blurring and blur gradation

Note: If you are downloading directly from the web page click here to download.

Continue Reading 20 comments September 11th, 2006

2MPT Joins The Photocast Network

Photocast NetworkI am proud to report that 2 Minute Photoshop Tricks has joined the Photocast Network. The Photocast Network was designed to assemble the top photography-based podcasts available, and help podcast listeners that are interested in photography to find other podcasting resources related to their interests by visiting the Photocast Network Web site at www.photocastnetwork.com. Along with working together to promote photography related resources, Photocast Network members will collaborate and provide projects and competitions to the photographer community.

Other initial members of the Photocast Network are:

1 comment August 21st, 2006

2MPT #38 – Marquee Tool Tip

show 38 iconTips and tricks for getting the most out of the Marquee tool.

This trick include tips on:

  • Constraining the size and shape of selections
  • Adjusting selections
  • Adding to and subtracting from selections

Note: If you are downloading directly from the web page click here to download.

Continue Reading 6 comments August 1st, 2006

2MPT #36 Video – Perspective Text Shadows

show 36 video iconThe video version of our show on how to create a text shadow complete with fades, blurs, and perspective.

This trick include tips on:

  • Text tools
  • Gradients
  • Layer effects
  • Layer transformations

Note: If you are downloading directly from the web page click here to download. The video version of the show requires Quicktime 7 to play. You can download a free copy of Quicktime 7 here.

View the lower quality flash streaming version by clicking “continue reading” below.

Continue Reading 10 comments July 26th, 2006

2MPT #37 – Digital Mats

Show 37 IconA look at how to create digital mats for your digital photographs.

This trick include tips on:

  • Canvas Sizing
  • Layer Alignment
  • Actions

Note: If you are downloading directly from the web page click here to download.

Continue Reading 5 comments June 29th, 2006

Sailing

Hey everyone, I’m very busy this week with an intensive sailing course, so I’m not doing a show this week and I might be a bit slow to get back to emails and messages. Stay tuned for more tricks next week. Thanks for listening, Kent Conklin

5 comments June 12th, 2006

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