photoshop

What If Classic Paintings Were Photoshopped Like Today's Magazines?

Lauren Wade at TakePart re-imagined famous classic paintings to fit today’s “standards” by Photoshopping the subjects in the paintings to look like magazine cover models. That basically means: impossibly skinny waists, thinner arms, basically no joy of fat whatsoever but still have bigger breasts somehow. It’s quite embarrassing to see how starved our definition of beauty is.


Never Forget A Photoshop Shortcut Again With This Interactive App

To use Photoshop like a pro, you need to know your keyboard shortcuts — but with so many to remember, you can easily feel more rookie than ever. This interactive app should help you out, by telling you in a jiffy which keys will help you get to work.


Amazing Photoshop Job Turns Dozens Of Pictures Into One Seamless Image

Image compositing is a common practice in digital art and advertising. But the crazy extent of it is often completely invisible. Like the image above, which is made of a few dozen separate pictures. This GIF — posted to Reddit — peels back the layers of one meticulously crafted scene.


How To Remove A Bra Strap (In Photoshop)

Here’s a nice little tutorial on how to use Photoshop’s Content Aware feature to remove unwanted imperfections from photos. The culprit in the photo above is a bra strap. Content aware makes it disappear.


Best Use Of Photoshop Yet May Find Abandoned Dogs A New Home

Often a synonym of evil manipulation — from Iran faking missiles to Vogue faking women bodies — Photoshop’s powers can also be used to help the weak and bring happiness to the world. Take Budapest-based photographer Sarolta Bán, who has decided to turn photos of abandoned dogs into awesome images that may bring them into a new home.


Chuckle At Photoshop's Humble Start With This Version 1.7 Tutorial

Watching tutorial videos for every new version of Photoshop has become a ritual of every photographer’s work life. Lynda.com, the ubiquitous tutorial publisher, decided to have some fun and post a video detailing the many advanced functions of Photoshop 1.7.


Clever Photoshop Street Art Is "Erasing" London

Ever walk down the street wishing you could erase the ugly billboards and other urban detritus? These Photoshop-themed street stickers posted around London may be the closest you’ll ever get.


Spot Everything Wrong With This Photo Of Kanye Taking An iPad Pic

Of course, of course, Kanye West would use his iPad to take a photo of Kim taking a photo. His tablet pic faux pas is 100 per cent believable. But this picture — from the couple’s Vogue spread — is also a horrible photoshop job. Help us point out everything that’s wrong.


Reverse Photoshop Turns Bikini Model Into Something Even Cheesier

Timelapse videos showing the meticulous process of retouching the female body have opened people’s eyes to our culture’s sad manipulation of beauty. But when College Humor has a go, the reality is worse than we think.


Here Are The Flaws Photographers See When They Take A Picture Of You

A professional photographer’s job doesn’t end after they snap their photograph, hell, in some ways that’s when their job starts. In this image, The Today Show reveals what a photographer sees in his photo and what he needs to fix. And boy there is a lot that needs fixin’.