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From Photoshop to the Web

Excerpted from Adobe Creative Suite 5 Web Premium How-Tos: 100 Essential Techniques (Adobe Press)

By David Karlins

Most graphic designers are most comfortable designing in Photoshop. And Photoshop provides a convenient environment to sketch and prototype Web pages.

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Fundamentals: Resampling in Photoshop

Excerpted from Real World Adobe Photoshop CS5 for Photographers (Peachpit Press)

By Conrad Chavez

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Black & White Adjustment Layers in Photoshop

Excerpted from Creative Black and White:
Digital Photography Tips and Techniques
(Wiley Publishing)

By Harold Davis

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Getty Images introduces restored archive photos

Yesterday, Getty Images announced the launch of Archive Photos from their Hulton Archive. I thought it would be interesting to see how difficult it is to restore these old images.


After. Marilyn Monroe: Photo by Baron/Getty Images

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CS5 optionally omits "Copy" on duplicated layers

Photoshop Principal Product Manager John Nack on his blog writes Adobe added an option to the Layers panel flyout menu, making it possible to have Photoshop stop adding the word "copy" to layer names when duplicating layers. The preference is off by default to avoid breaking actions that rely on "copy."

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Photoshop CS5: Take Advantage of New Features

Brand-new additions to your Photoshop arsenal. Claudia McCue unveils very handy features exclusive to Photoshop CS5, such as the updated Refine Edge feature that makes selecting organic edges much easier and faster than before.

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