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Photo Editing

When is a photograph not a photograph? Retouching, enhancing, and artful processing to bring out the best that the image can deliver, has been part of photography since its inception. Careful post-processing is essential to share the vision of the … Continue reading

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Nik Tools now FREE

Google Nik Tools are now FREE Downloads Google announced today that the Nik Collection of photo enhancement tools would henceforth be free downloads. Nik Software tools, primarily designed as Photoshop plugins, have achieved a stellar reputation over the years. Most … Continue reading

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Photo Edit Tools in Live Writer

Windows Live Writer is a superb tool for preparing blog posts. It downloads the template from your blog site and uses it to present drafts in exactly the style and appearance as the post will appear when published. There may … Continue reading

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Adjust detail – Windows Live Photo Gallery

Windows Live Photo Gallery has a collection of tool sets for “fixing” – enhancing – your photos. One of these is “Adjust detail”. There are two controls, Sharpen and Reduce Noise, to help you make the best of your pictures. … Continue reading

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Word 2010 – Background Remover

Office 2010 brings some fine changes. Here I want to show one “WOW” change in Word 2010 – The picture background remover tool. Loading a picture is pretty much as it was in Word 2007, but when Picture Tools comes … Continue reading

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Black and White Effects – Windows Live Photo Gallery

Windows Live Photo Gallery has a selection of tools for “fixing” – enhancing, correcting – photos. Included is a group of six tools for black and white effects. Maybe I should say more correctly “monochrome” effects, because two of them … Continue reading

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