Film vs Digital: 10 reasons every beginner should forget about film

    | Photography for Beginners | 29/06/2013 00:01am
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    Isn’t the Film vs Digital debate over? Some photographers get misty-eyed when they talk about film, but our friends at Photoventure reckon digital photography is a whole lot better. In their latest guest blog post they explain their reasons why.

    Copy slides and old prints: a really easy way to digitize your archive

    | Photography Tips | 30/08/2012 11:53am
    DIY Photography: a really easy way to copy slides and old prints

    Do you have boxes full of old transparencies and prints lying around? Use this easy, low-tech way to copy slides and prints to bring them all back to life in the digital world.

    Twitter photography conversation: #filmphotography versus #digital

    | News | 11/07/2012 12:00pm
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    We like to get involved in conversations about photography on Twitter. Last week we decided to ask our Twitter followers about film photography. Here’s what we asked:

    Photoshop video: Cross process effect in Adobe Camera Raw

    | Photoshop Tutorials | 01/03/2011 16:33pm

    How to mimic the cross processed look in CS5′s ACR interface to recreate a cool filmic effect In this cross process Photoshop tutorial video, you’ll find out how to recreate the classic film look in your digital photographs just using CS5′s Adobe Camera RAW interface. Discover how to adjust tones, exposure and more for the [...]

    Photoshop tutorial: Polaroid transfer effect

    | Uncategorized | 21/02/2011 14:36pm

    Give portraits a retro film look with this simple Photoshop Elements tutorial for recreating a Polaroid Transfer effect Want to recreate an analogue film effect for your digital photos? In just 6 easy steps, this Photoshop Elements tutorial will show you how to achieve a Polaroid transfer effect. The original technique involved applying a sheet [...]

    How to add traditional film effects in Photoshop Part 2 of 2

    | Photoshop Tutorials | 16/02/2010 11:07am

    Edit your digital photographs to replicate a film effect look and give your landscapes an unusual twist. Once you’ve learned how to shoot and edit photographs, why not try experimenting with different creative techniques in Photoshop. In this tutorial we’ll show you how to add a cross-processed look which will help give your landscape shots [...]

    How to add traditional film effects in Photoshop Part 1 of 2

    | Photoshop Tutorials | 12/02/2010 14:31pm

    Replicate traditional film effects with your digital photographs to give your landscapes an unusual twist Once you’ve learned how to shoot and edit a traditional landscape shot, why not try something a little more creative? In this tutorial we’ll show you to replicate the look of traditional film, adding a cross-processed look to give your [...]

    Fix a film scan in Photoshop

    | Uncategorized | 10/07/2009 14:48pm

    No matter how bad the damage to a negative is, scan it and you can carry out a perfect edit in Photoshop Elements. Most modern desktop scanners have the capability to scan negatives without any major issues. Here, we show you how to take those scans and improve them dramatically.