Sigma 10–20mm f/3.5 EX DC HSM

With most lenses, you need to put considerable distance between you and the car, and show attendees constantly get in the frame. So a large car show seemed like the perfect place to test Sigma’s new 10–20mm f/3.5 EX DC HSM wide-angle zoom lens.

Ask Dave Podcast: Delete Part of a Layer Style

In this video, Dave goes over how to delete part of a layer style.

PANTONE PLUS SERIES

I’ve used Pantone’s swatch books for more than 25 years, and I’m more excited about the new PANTONE PLUS Series than any previous update to the PANTONE MATCHING SYSTEM.

Animating Blends in Adobe Illustrator

Jeff Witchel creates a flag waving animation from Illustrator by animating blends and exporting to a Flash swf file.

Work Flexible in Photoshop Using Smart Objects

Dave Cross demonstrates why getting in the habit of using smart objects in Photoshop will make your life easier.

Topaz InFocus

Topaz Labs’ reputation for easy-to-use and effective plug-ins for Photoshop makes them a favorite developer for a lot of photographers and designers—myself included—but while their latest addition, InFocus, is great in theory, it requires more experience and finesse to produce the results in the same ways as its siblings.

Rotobrush Tool in After Effects CS5

The Rotobrush tool in After Effects CS5 automates the tedious task of selecting an object over the duration of a video clip. In this tutorial, Tom Green shows how easy it is to select the subject from one clip and drag it onto a new background clip.

NEC MULTISYNC PA301W

NEC has upped the ante with their new top-of-the-line MultiSync PA301W 30″ Widescreen LCD Monitor.

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