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Archive for 'Behind The Scenes'

April 22 2013

For this week’s tutorial we’re giving a sneak peak of PicTapGo’s latest feature.

April 21 2013

Want to be a master of Phone-tography? Then check out this infographic featuring mobile photography tips from the PicTapGo Community on Instagram.

April 9 2013

Join us for an Instameet at the Santa Monica Pier on April 13 at 4 pm! It will be a great way to hang out with the photography community, and we’re giving away free copies of PicTapGo, and an iPad mini to one lucky winner.

April 8 2013

In last week’s tutorial we taught you how to save a PicTapGo recipe. This week we’ll show you how to share your recipes with friends.

April 1 2013

Did you know you can save filter recipes in PicTapGo, our new iPhone app? Check out today’s tutorial to learn how.

March 20 2013

Totally Rad! creator, Doug Boutwell, will walk you through how to get the most out of your curves tool in Photoshop and Lightroom. Make sure to tune in on March 21st, 2012 at 4pm PDT, and learn all about the power of the curves tool.

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March 18 2013

Whether your client showed up to the shoot with a sun burn, or just had a bit too much to drink. We’ve all had that moment when we’ve needed to remove redness from skin tones. Luckily, we have a method that uses Pro Retouch 2.0 that gets it done in a jiffy.

March 12 2013

We’ve done our best to simply the magic behind CMYK and RGB color spaces. This is a must read if you’ve ever wondered exactly why color spaces are important. Science!

March 11 2013

Photoshop has a tool for everything, but as a photographer you don’t do everything, you edit photos. Check out this week’s tutorial for tips on setting up the perfect workspace with only the tools you need.

February 27 2013

A quick and easy guide to one of Photoshop’s coolest hidden features. Merge your layers up into a new layer instead of down into the background. That way you can keep editing without having to fear making a mistake.

February 26 2013

Is Album Builder v5 worth the investment? YES! Read why in our latest review.

February 25 2013

It’s that time, time to say goodbye to February. We’ve had a lot of fun here at Totally Rad! this month, and we’re sharing some of our highlights below.

February 21 2013

This guest post from Julie Kuzmenko McKim will teach you to “read” the lighting in a photograph to figure out how it was made. It is a must read for anyone wanting to learn studio lighting.

February 19 2013

Learn how shifting the whites and blacks in your image can transform your photo from good to great. Saddle up pardner and tune in today, February 19, 2012 at 4pm PST

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February 18 2013

For this week’s tutorial Jeremiah breaks down another FAQ. He walks us through creating, exporting and importing RadLab recipes.

February 11 2013

For this week’s tutorial Jeremiah breaks down a FAQ. He takes us through easy layer masking with RadLab.

February 5 2013

Josh and Michelle Beller are the powerhouse team behind Mi Belle Photography and they’re passionate about documenting weddings and portraits through epic and unforgettable imagery. We were lucky enough to catch up with them for a mini-interview, and their responses are definitely worth a read.

February 4 2013

Check out today’s mini-tutorial for a quick and easy way to straighten your image in Photoshop.

January 23 2013

This week our very own Doug Boutwell will be walking you through the ins and outs of Pro Retouch 2.0 in a free webinar this Thursday, Jan. 24th at 4pm PST. Tune in live to learn so much retouching magic you’ll swear you’re at Hogwarts.

January 20 2013

We had a little battle at the cooler the other day, and we need your help to settle things. The subject? Whether or not desktops and laptops will follow the 8-track player, laserdisc and the mainframe into obscurity.