Sneak peek at Pixelmator for iPad

Tweet One of the great things to see at Apple’s iPad event earlier this week was a little stage time for Pixelmator. If you haven’t heard of Pixelmator yet they make a pretty awesome desktop application that gives you a ton of features that Photoshop does and with a really clean design. It’s always been available at an amazing price that’s a fraction of Photoshop but still a very powerful image editing app....

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Using the Vintage Effect in Pixelmator
Aug09

Using the Vintage Effect in Pixelmator

Tweet One great part about the Pixelmator app is they have some built in presets that make certain photo editing a breeze. Today I want to review the using the Vintage effect in Pixelmator. The Vintage effect is located in the Effects Browser in Pixelmator (click Command-3 to open this menu if it isn’t already open). From here you will see 8 different effects to choose from. These are similar to the effects you have with an app...

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What types of photography tutorials do you prefer?

Tweet Lately I have been creating a lot of new articles to cover everything from the basics to more advanced features for Lightroom and Pixelmator. In the past the feedback I have received from everyone was that you all preferred text with screenshots walk through tutorials. That was awhile back and I wanted to check back in and see what everyone prefers. Please answer the quick 1 question survey below and it will help shape some of...

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New Lock Layers ability in Pixelmator 3.2

Tweet Along with the updated repair tool that Pixelmator released in version 3.2 last week they also added another very helpful feature when you are working with a lot of layers. When you are in the layers panel you can now click on the gear icon at the bottom and choose to Lock the layer. This will prevent you from moving the layer or performing any editing on the layer. This isn’t groundbreaking, it’s a feature that was...

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All new repair tool in Pixelmator
May26

All new repair tool in Pixelmator

Tweet With the recent Pixelmator 3.2 update they updated the repair tool which was a new addition in Pixelmator 3.0. Today I want to go into some details on what the repair tool update can do. First the repair tool is the bandaid type icon on the tools menu. When you click on it and then go into the settings (the gear icon on the top left) you can see 3 different editing types: Quick Standard Advanced The Quick editing type is best...

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Pixelmator updated to version 3.2 Sandstone
May23

Pixelmator updated to version 3.2 Sandstone

Tweet Pixelmator just released an update to their photography editing app to version 3.2 which includes 16-bit support, and updated repair tool and a lock layers feature. I’ll dive into the details on all of these features in a few followup articles so if you are interested in details they will be coming soon. It’s great to see Pixelmator continue to update the app, i’ve written about the app in the past and...

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