When you want your photographs to focus more on design and special effects, or to just stand out and look unique, then try using specially crafted Photoshop actions. Here, we’ve chosen ten of our favourites to help you get started with creating amazing FX photos.
After Effects is one of the most popular applications for Visual Effects out there, and that for good reason. The flexibility it offers, makes it the go-to tool for creative professionals, motion artists and hobbyists alike. Its impressive tools and functionality, reliability and wide adoption allowed it to remain popular among industry professionals.
Lightroom Presets and Photoshop Actions are a bit like magic. They can help get a heap of work done in a very short span of time, but as with any shortcut, they’re only able to improve upon the quality that’s already there. What this means is that you need great starting material, to get amazing results. High resolution images with good composition are mandatory. If you feel you need to brush up on your photography skills, we strongly recommend our excellent courses over at Tuts+.
You have probably noticed some cool animated photos on Instagram and Twitter lately. Photos with minimal animated movement are usually called cinemagraphs, generally. Photos with more dramatic morphing-like movement are often referred to as plotagraphs or photomorphs. In this tutorial you will learn how to make a plotagraph in Adobe After Effects using the Living Stills Looping Photo Animator template from ThemeKeeper Market.
Adobe Photoshop Lightroom is a popular photo manipulation tool, valued for its non-destructive editing as well as the organization and storage space it offers. Whether you love retouching or prefer the image capturing process, Lightroom makes this time-costly work much more bearable.
We take an awful lot of photographs these days, particularly with our mobile devices. But what do you do with hundreds and thousands of photographs? Why not put together a photographic slideshow? A slideshow is a great way to can share images that otherwise might not see the light of day.
If you want to promote your photography services, you need a beautiful website. It will allow you to showcase your photography style and promote your packages as well as make it possible for potential clients to book a photography session with you.
It’s been a big year. To recap, we’ve put together this list – curated by the team at ThemeKeeper – of our top ten trends of the year, and predictions for what will be popular in 2018. Of course, there’s a lot more that happened in 2017 than what’s in this top ten.
“Heaven is under our feet as well as over our heads.” Henry David Thoreau
Video is the big opportunity: photographers have been hearing this for years! But we have a library full of photos and far less video footage. What do you do when you need to produce a video, but don’t have the time or experience to shoot hours of footage?
There’s a lot of designs on ThemeKeeper Elements – it can be hard to keep track of what’s new!
From New York to LA, Sydney to Melbourne, Dublin to Dubai, Singapore to Seoul- there are hundreds to thousands of big cities around the world (depending on how you define big city), and every one offers its own flavor and vibe. With varied histories, unique food, art and music scenes, distinct architecture and infrastructure, each city takes on its own special energy and personality.
Whether graphic designer or web developer (and everything in between), there are hundreds of thousands of reasons (and counting) to look into subscribing to ThemeKeeper Elements.
Good stock photography shouldn’t be hard to find. At ThemeKeeper, our content specialists are working to ensure that our library of 300,000+ stock photos on ThemeKeeper Elements is filled with photography that’s authentic, unique, and, well – good.