Category: #editing

  • Understanding File Formats for Images – Raster vs Vector

      Source: Clipart.com Images play an important role in our lives. Whether you are an educator, working with social media and advertising content or crafting. Understanding the differences with the images you work with is important. The main difference between file formats are raster and vector. Raster images are compiled using pixels, or tiny dots. […]

  • Want to Learn More About Photoshop? Improve Your Abilities With These Amazing Beginner Tutorials

    “Rest is not idleness, and to lie sometimes on the grass under trees on a summer’s day, listening to the murmur of the water, or watching the clouds float across the sky, is by no means a waste of time.” — J. Lubbock I am one of those people for whom the word retirement is […]

  • The Fun of Vectors

    The accessibility of online graphics has made it easy to create unique personal projects, as well as business materials. Even for the novice, the diversity of images ensures you can find what you need without worrying about altering it. Yet, sometimes it’s just fun to play. Whether adding, subtracting or changing a colour, there’s a […]

  • Online Image Editors

    When my daughter was creating an invitation for her sister’s baby shower, she had no problem finding the perfect image to decorate it. It was an illustration of a pretty little mother-to-be, who, with bright blue eyes and dimpled grin was a close to perfect caricature of the guest of honour. The only difference was […]

  • Free Image Editors to Help You Work Magic

    Whether you’re a graphic designer or a grandma working on a special family memento, finding that perfect image to use in your project is easy, thanks to the diversity available  through a variety of online services. That said, for novices (and there are still a few out there) delving into the world of graphics can […]

  • How to Photoshop Your Wedding Pictures

    As a photographer, you have just finished shooting another wedding. The bride has come and gone, but after a long day of setting up photos and capturing candid moments,  you know that a lot of the work still remains. I remember my wedding photos. What the photographer got that day was what I got from […]

  • Image Editing Software and Online Editors

    In 1989, I was working as a journalist for a community newspaper. That meant a job description that went far beyond what it would have at a daily. Not only was I out and about interviewing and attending meetings, but also taking pictures. Back at the office I was not only busy writing and setting […]

  • Add a Splash of Colour to Your Black and White Photos

    Not to date myself or anything, but I grew up in a black and white world. As a wide-eyed, nine-year-old I developed my first crush after seeing The Beatles on a good old black-and-white TV.  Likewise, our old Brownie camera drained our technicolor world for posterity. Then, colour was introduced. Television  presented life as we […]

  • Free Vector Graphics Editors

    Last summer was a busy one in our family, with a wedding for one daughter and the arrival of a new baby for another.  As a result there were parties and celebrations throughout the season.  Which meant invitations, thank you notes and other similar items were required. Our bride has always been the artsy one […]

  • No Green Thumb Needed to Make Flowers Bloom

    You don’t have to have a green thumb to appreciate flowers.  Their varied hues and textures, their fragrances and their ability to attract equally colourful critters bring a special feeling to summer, making it a vibrant season full of life and vigour. And in the world of images you don’t have to have a green […]