Simple screen uniformity check

A good monitor should last you a long time, but nothing lasts forever. Some screens might die spectacularly, in a shower of sparks or a cloud of smoke. Others might suddenly show crazy colours, or blinking, or lines. Some simply decide they won’t turn on one...

Simple Lens Blur tutorial

There are a number of ways to approach Photoshop’s powerful “Lens Blur” function, some of them quite complex.  In this tutorial, I’ll give you an introductory peek at it, and you can explore and play further. (Elements users, this isn’t...

Action: Viewing Channels in Photoshop Elements

Photoshop Elements doesn’t have a Channels Panel, so if you’re an Elements user, there isn’t a way to view the channels of your photo natively. So I’ve created an action which turns the channels into three separate layers for you to turn on and...