Tag Archives: Topaz Plug-ins

Restyled rock and “L” stories voting reminder

The “L” Stories voting has stalled, but you can be the one to kickstart it back to life. If that sounds like a mission you’re willing to accept, you can find links to the stories and the poll for voting … Continue reading

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Multichromatic Wing, helicopter, and “L” stories voting reminder

The “L” Stories voting round is underway and it’s a tight race. If you want to participate, you can find links to the stories and the poll for voting for “Alphabet Challenge L-Stories” HERE.<<<Link Just think; you could be the … Continue reading

Posted in About Photography, Macro Photography, Nikon D7500, No Category, Photo Post-processing, Photography Stuff, Photos | Tagged , , , , , , , | 9 Comments

From One, Many — No. 4

A not-so-quick post . . . Those are leaves just under the water surface (some are poking through the surface). I picked a photo at random from a group of similar shots. I had planned on a quick post, but … Continue reading

Posted in Aurora 2019 HDR, Black and White, DxO Software, Effects and Filters, Lightroom and Photoshop, Photo Post-processing, Photography Stuff, Software, Topaz Plug-ins and Studio | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | 17 Comments

From One, Many — No. 3

Just a quick post . . . And from there . . .

Posted in Black and White, DxO Software, Effects and Filters, Lightroom and Photoshop, Photo Post-processing, Photography Stuff, Software, Topaz Plug-ins and Studio | Tagged , , , , , , , | 5 Comments

From One, Many — No. 2

And from there . . .

Posted in Black and White, DxO Software, Effects and Filters, Lightroom and Photoshop, On1Photo, Photo Post-processing, Photography Stuff, Software, Topaz Plug-ins and Studio | Tagged , , , , , , , , | 12 Comments

From One, Many — No. 1

And from there . . .

Posted in Black and White, DxO Software, Effects and Filters, Lightroom and Photoshop, On1Photo, Photo Post-processing, Photography Stuff, Software, Topaz Plug-ins and Studio | Tagged , , , , , , , , | 14 Comments

It begins in a field . . .

. . . specifically, this field. That’s an unedited photo from the Nikon P900 of a field in the Crab Orchard Lake Wildlife Refuge.  It was an overcast day with intermittent rain (it wasn’t raining when I snapped this). I … Continue reading

Posted in Android apps, Effects and Filters, Illinois, Nikon P900, Photo Post-processing, Photography Stuff, Photos, Samsung Note 8, Smartphone Photography | Tagged , , , , , | 11 Comments

A second quick post about post-processing

The first quick post about post-processing post generated a comment and got me thinking I need some practice with Photoshop and Topaz. This was the comment by doesitevenmatter3 (diem3): Now if only you could set that handsome gorilla among the … Continue reading

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A quick post about post-processing

So, the Project 313 Post 31 that went live earlier has a flower photo and I mentioned that I photoshopped away some ugly detail.  I had a few photos taken with the Note 8 and both showed the remnants of … Continue reading

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Topaz Labs Spring 2018 Sale

If you’re a frequent — or infrequent — visitor to this site you might be aware I let people know when Topaz Labs is having a sale on their PLUGINS and/or their GO PRO bundle. It’s a bit confusing when … Continue reading

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Late evening unwind

Once again, Topaz Studio is tasked with assisting my unwinding.  I have to say, Studio makes using the plugins and other adjustments a lot easier than using it from the Adobe products. Plus, there’s a lot of saved “recipes” from the … Continue reading

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The quickest post ever?

I’m busy, but I’m attempting a post in ten minutes or less.  Unfortunately, last night I had no inspiration for a drawing, but I did some mindless doodling. I then took those and threw them at Topaz Studio and . … Continue reading

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Fly Paper and Phone Photos

I’m busy, but taking a bit of time to relax. I’ve read a few blogs, but I’m still operating at a reduced blog-viewing capacity. To all those whose blogs I’ve missed . . . I hope you have other readers looking … Continue reading

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A little of this and a little of that

So, I got me another rejection . . . but, it felt pretty good.  “Why?”  Well, Bob, I’m glad you asked. I got me another somewhat personalized rejection. And, you know what; it even had a hint or two about the … Continue reading

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Art is as Art does . . .

. . . but that ain’t my name. At my current rate of progress, Art and I will never be intimately acquainted. Still, I persist . . . because I have a Note 8 and that comes with a stylus.   When I … Continue reading

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