Category: Image & Vector Editing

30 Free Lightroom Presets for Your Perfect Vacation Pictures

Lightroom is your digital darkroom without biting chemicals. Instead of toxic perils, you’ll find clean switches, sliders, and buttons to adjust the quality and looks of your photos. Still, that’s not easy, as finding the perfect settings for the most fascinating results needs a lot of experience. To ease ...

Adobe’s Project Cloak Removes Undesired Elements From Videos

The video is pretty cool, but it would be even better if your ex weren’t on it? Adobe’s Project Cloak may have what you need. Sneaks, Technological Experiments, at MAX 2017 During its annual MAX conference, Adobe always gives the visitors a peek at the technologies that are in the works. Adobe calls them sn...

Adobe Photoshop Elements 2018 is THE Everyday Tool for Photo Tasks

Adobe Photoshop Elements 2018 is here, and there are a couple of solid arguments for a spontaneous purchase. We’ll tell you about them. Adobe Photoshop Elements: Not an Amateur Version People like to call Adobe Photoshop Elements a watered down version of Photoshop CC. This definition was never correct, though. E...

Adobe Xd is THE Prototyping Tool of 2017

Prototyping, creating a first usable model of a website or app, needs to be one thing above all else: fast. The fastest tool for this purpose is Adobe Xd. Today, I had to develop a wireframe model of a smartphone app. It wasn’t supposed to be very detailed but meant to give a comprehensible explanation of the ba...

Responsive SVG: What’s Possible, and What Isn’t?

Responsive layouts are indispensable in web design. On the one hand, there are ever-shrinking displays on smartphones, and on the other hand, there’s the size increase of desktop displays. Between that, there are phablets, tablets, as well as netbooks, notebooks, and what not. Thanks to CSS, technically optimiz...

Smart Text Detection and Manipulation in Images

Everyday Web Developers are looking for better ways to enhance user experience when it comes to images. Often, when dealing with user uploaded or 3rd party images, there could be sensitive information which would call for the need to manipulate text embedded as content in an image. Car registration numbers, identity ca...

Your Web Image is Unnecessarily Bloated

Images make up a majority of web content.But a lot of websites and applications that we browse aren’t always delivering the most optimal image format, size, quality and dimension. As a developer, it seems inefficient to serve a 2,000kb JPEG image when we could compress images to optimize the performance without degra...

Page Weight: Free Web App Checks Your Website For Image Obesity

Big images slow down your website’s buildup on the visitor’s device. That’s logical. Nonetheless, a lot of page operators don’t think about this circumstance at all. The free tool Page Weight helps you diagnose and remove graphic obesity. Page Weight by imgIX Focuses on the Image Effect Of cours...

Time to Switch: iSkysoft’s PDF Editor 6 is a Great Alternative to Adobe Acrobat

The PDF Editor 6 by iSkysoft has turned into a viable alternative to Adobe Acrobat. Using this tool, all everyday tasks, in both the private and professional environment, can be completed in no time. Creative Cloud Fatigue: My Way Away From Adobe I’ve been using Adobe products for over twenty years. However, the ...

40 Photoshop Add-ons: Discover Actions, Filters, Plugins, and Panels

Photoshop can be expanded in nearly every way imaginable. There are the large plugins, effectively supporting Photoshop as independent programs, actions that act out previously defined command sequences, and the panels, which offer functions in their own control panels. This turns an already powerful image editor into ...