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This is a list of all the downloadable PDF tutorials and articles on our site, sorted by date. You can also view all of our video tutorials in a similar list, or all of the Web tutorials and articles.

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Quick Compositing & Quick Selections

By Matt Kloskowski  ·  July 15th, 2014

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Use the Quick Selection tool to make tricky and detailed selections.

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Make Your Grad a Star

By Diana Day  ·  July 8th, 2014

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Get creative and create mock magazine covers to use as invitations.

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A Model Holds Her Own

By Larry Becker  ·  June 30th, 2014

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A fun technique to make your photo look like a stack of Polaroids with a 3D twist.

mnikolova_entry

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Subscriber Showcase – March/April 2014

By Members  ·  June 18th, 2014

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Presenting some of the best work created by our users.

ProcessingMultipleFiles

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Processing Multiple Files

By Mike Rodriguez  ·  June 13th, 2014

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Learn some time saving tips for processing large batches of photos.

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Mix It Up

By Diana Day  ·  June 10th, 2014

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Create a versatile mix-and-match photo template , that you can use over and over again to create beautiful photo layouts.

wood-path-final

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Atmospheric Lighting Adds Mist-ery

By Larry Becker  ·  June 3rd, 2014

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Learn how to add depth and warm atmospheric lighting to your images.

TypePop

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8 Quick and Easy Ways to Make Your Type POP

By Michelle Stelling  ·  May 28th, 2014

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Some fun and creative ways to turn ordinary text into fabulous word art.

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Restore Old Photos

By Erin Peloquin  ·  May 21st, 2014

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Erin shows you some techniques for restoring old photos.

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Photos in Motion

By Lesa Snider  ·  May 14th, 2014

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Have some fun with the Blur Filters and give your images a motion effect.

football_final

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The Splatter Zone

By Corey Barker  ·  May 7th, 2014

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Use Layer masks and custom brushes to give your images this cool “splatter” effect.

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Splash of Color

By Lesa Snider  ·  April 28th, 2014

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Here’s a fun and easy technique to turn color photos into black-and- white images with a splash of color.

Final-Image

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Tablet Talk – Create Custom Brushes

By Weston Maggio  ·  April 22nd, 2014

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Create custom brushes and fine tune them to use with your tablet.

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Instant Aging

By Pete Collins  ·  April 16th, 2014

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Give your photos that old time weathered look.

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Stained Glass Class

By Larry Becker  ·  April 9th, 2014

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Turn an ordinary photo into a work of art with this fun stained glass effect.

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Top 10 Tips & Tricks For Getting the Most From Layer Masks?

By Erin Peloquin  ·  April 3rd, 2014

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Learn the ins-and-outs of using Layer Masks.

wengquist_entryWeb

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Subscriber Showcase

By Subscribers  ·  March 28th, 2014

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Presenting some of the best work created by our subscribers.

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Wacom Tips For Elements Users

By Weston Maggio  ·  March 16th, 2014

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Get the most out of your Wacom tablet with these tips for Elements users.

LRFallPresets

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Behind the Lightroom Preset

By Matt Kloskowski  ·  March 10th, 2014

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Go behind the scenes and see how to create a Lightroom Preset to enhance fall colors.

ExtensionPLease

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Can I Get an Extension Please?

By Diana Day  ·  March 3rd, 2014

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Learn some techniques for expanding the edges of an image.

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